JA design

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jay archambeau  :  senior ui / ux designer . art director . email marketer . creative problem solver

see also  :  banner design  |  email design  |  logo design  |  print design  |  web design


art direction

gullo international

gullo international photography

gullo international photography

challenge :
secure high-resolution photography for use in print and web pieces to promote gullo international.

solution :
this particular shoot took place at the end of the day with limited light. joe kay is the talented photographer with whom i worked to capture these fantastic examples. i suggested the point of view locations for each of the subjects; he and his mastery accomplished the rest.

 

r.g. ray

rg ray customized clamps

r.g. ray customized clamps web site

r.g. ray customized clamps brochure

challenge :
create visual interest for rg customized clamps through photography to be used in print and on the web.

solution :
art direction for the web deliverable; art direction for the photographic effect on the cover. design by eric engelby of e3 design, elgin, il. opens in new window

 

cch user conference

cch user conference 2007 promotional flash video

cch user conference 2007

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challenge :
secure audio voice over and design and produce flash-based video for cch user conference 2007 promotion, in a one-minute long presentation.

solution :
voice coach and art direct design for this high-profile company wide user conference promotion. worked with voice talent (jim hansen) and designer (rachel noxon) in voice cadence, animation, structure, photography selection, visual effects, transitions and call-to-actions.

 

cch business entity

cch business entity planning library

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challenge :
art direct for a banner ad (created in flash) to market business entity planner, a product offering of cch tax & accounting.

solution :
rachel noxon designed this gem of an ad rather quickly. after seeing the initial design animation, i suggested having the diver's limbs move as the figure descended.

 

cch search

cch search results page

cch search results page

challenge :
part of the cch tax & accounting content site redesign effort in 2009 – 2010.

solution :
housing the vast amount of content under intuitive menus and section locations was paramount to the success of this redesign effort. the main design was a team effort including: myself (art director), adam kalish of trope collaborative opens in new window (design) and will ogles of cross-view opens in new window (html / css implementation).

 

cch tax news

cch tax news page

cch tax news page

challenge :
part of the cch tax & accounting content site redesign effort in 2009 – 2010.

solution :
housing the vast amount of content under intuitive menus and section locations was paramount to the success of this redesign effort. the main design was a team effort including: myself (art director), adam kalish of trope collaborative opens in new window (design) and will ogles of cross-view opens in new window (html / css implementation).

 

cch pfx engagement

cch engagement

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challenge :
art direction for a flash banner to market prosystem fx engagement, a product offering of cch tax & accounting, for an upcoming trade show. the banner was featured on a kiosk that played in the lobby of the convention center, on screens at the cch trade show booth, as well as on the tv of the attendees accommodation rooms.

solution :
rachel noxon designed this successful presentation. i suggested slide effects, the page curl and other transition ideas, such as the animated marquee text at the bottom of the design.

 

cch category

cch category page

cch category page

challenge :
part of the cch tax & accounting content site redesign effort in 2009 – 2010.

solution :
housing the vast amount of content under intuitive menus and section locations was paramount to the success of this redesign effort. the main design was a team effort including: myself (art director), adam kalish of trope collaborative opens in new window (design) and will ogles of cross-view opens in new window (html / css implementation).

 

cch pfx scan

cch scan

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challenge :
art direct for a banner ad (created in flash) to market cch prosystem fx scan.

solution :
rachel noxon designed banner. the only suggestion i offered was to show the scanner in action. brilliant execution.

 

cch home page

cch home page

cch home page

challenge :
part of the cch tax & accounting content site redesign effort in 2009 – 2010.

solution :
housing the vast amount of content under intuitive menus and section locations was paramount to the success of this redesign effort. the main design was a team effort including: myself (art director), adam kalish of trope collaborative opens in new window (design) and will ogles of cross-view opens in new window (html / css implementation).

 

cch summer seminars

cch summer seminars

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challenge :
art direction for a flash banner to market cch summer seminars, an annual cpe event for tax and accounting professionals.

solution :
design and production by rachel noxon

 


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who is this guy named jay? jay archambeau


with over 16 years experience and a fine portfolio to boot, jay is dedicated designer who is focused on professional relationships. he is a positive-minded teammate and a seasoned web usability professional, eager to connect with you.

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