All about Antony Cox and ac4designs
Hi, I am Antony Cox, a graphic and communication designer with over 25 years experience. I am 47 years old and married, a father of two girls, a lover of sport and a convert to the beauty of East Devon. I have spent my career working in small design and marketing agencies, in-house for large public bodies, and as a freelancer.
My experience means that I have varied project experience and have worked on all aspects of the design and marketing process with colleagues and clients at all levels.
I have extensive software and production process knowledge for print and digital media. I am an advanced Adobe Creative Suite CS5 user with 10 plus years experience of InDesign and 15 plus of Photoshop and Illustrator. I am also comfortable producing design and business solutions for Microsoft Word and PowerPoint. I have basic knowledge of coding languages such as HTML, CSS, and XML. An expert in template construction, photo retouching and image manipulation my technical and production skills have been developed from a design focused perspective.
I also have skills in Art Direction. Creating visual concepts for photography, planning and managing studio photography of products, still life and people. More recently I have developed knowledge of the emerging medium of Social Media with a particular focus on the opportunities for smaller businesses.
I have gained specialist expertise in creating accessible content for both traditional and digital new media delivery. In particular understanding and creating structured content for delivery via the Adobe Acrobat PDF format.