Howdy! I'm Sam, I'm 20, I'm a student and I'm interested in a massive array of things. Mainly things that improve our lives, designs, products, I like things that make me go.."wow that is a really slick idea!" Like everyone else i have hobbies and interests.. i love surfing, music photography and generally impressive things, but remember it doesn't have to do 1000 things to be impressive, and it certainly doesn't have to be man made.
I guess this site is a record of my thoughts, findings and things i face in life that i think i need opinions on, or that other people should really take a look at. Knowledge has a lot of value in this world, i prefer it to money, its harder to loose!
So I have finally broken through into some projects here in the USA. As well as the app, I will be part of an awesome sustainable fast food packaging project! good news! We need to do something, fast food packaging makes up almost 50% of our roadside litter!
So i started to sketch and render a drawing of one of my favorite football boots. from here I am just going to play with the appearance, colors and graphics to see what i think looks best. This is more experimental as I often think its good to have a little strategy and routine to get you going on a render.
As the year comes to an end, the second year of the Product Design degree course is encouraged to exhibit their work in a small studio exhibition. It was a fun, and interesting experience to be able to explain and describe our ideas and processes to family, friends and possible employers.
With the closing of my second year at the University Of Brighton, comes the end of the Age-Old project. A project which taught me a lot about interacting with my target user, and really approaching things from a sensitive, and almost philosophical way. Take a look at my journey through the project here ..
I have an internship year during my degree which starts in June, 2013. I am really excited at the fact that i have dual citizenship with the USA, and am hoping to go to Minnesota where I have some family! So if anyone is browsing and knows of any internship search engines or opportunities that would be great!