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Jaguar Retouching
Bayer Luna Retouching
TAFE Hero Image Retouching
World Vision Review 2017
Self Initiated Project - Smiley Old Skool Raver
Self initiated design project ‘Smiley’ emoticon.
Tooth Fairy
Self initiated illustration using Adobe Photoshop Sketch on an iPad with Adobe Ink pen.
ARC Victoria Brand Identity
LaserMAX Brand Packaging
World Vision Review 2016
Tony Ferguson Brand Guidelines
Haymes Paint Retouching
Tony Ferguson Point of Sale
Strive Protein Bar Packaging
World Vision 2015 Annual Report Design
Design, layout and production of the World Vision 2015 Health and Nutrition Annual Report for the Ishimodo brand design agency.
Tony Ferguson Rapid Range
Tony Ferguson Classic Shake Packaging
TerryWhite Rapid Shake Range
VLCD Packaging Design and Brand Identity
Packaging design and brand development of Tony Ferguson’s VLCD meal replacement shake range for the Ishimodo brand design agency.
Self Initiated Project - Ned Kelly Original Hipster
A personal design project using the image of legendary Australian bushranger Ned Kelly the Original Hipster.
.A.K. Identity Design
Self-initiated identity design project for London based EDM Producer/Artist .A.K.
Nissan Navara Retouching
Nissan Navara retouching. Post production work on Nissan Navara images for The Fuel Agency. The brief was to comp the canopy from one model of Navara to another matching the same visual perspective.
Tony Ferguson Recipe Book
Little Yellow Cloud Brand Identity
Glove Photo Retouching
Retouching of glove photography for Mark My Words Marketing and Advertising.
Tony Ferguson Product Range
Design, development and finished artwork for the Tony Ferguson range of calorie controlled weight loss products.
Nissan Juke Colour Change and Retouching
Colour change of the white Nissan Juke and retouching of model specific trim, for Nissan After Sales marketing materials.
Nissan Duke Automotive Retouching
Retouching of the Nissan Duke product photography, for use in Nissan After Sales marketing materials.
Potato Face Salt and Vinegar
Progress Claims
World Vision The Killer Gap
Concept and design of ‘The Killer Gap’ illustration, for the Ishimodo brand design agency’s client, World Vision.
Citroshield
Oban Quality Brand Identity, Stationery & Website
Oban Quality brand identity, stationery and collateral including a refresh of the existing Oban Consulting logo and website.
Whirlpool Stella Washer Dryer Retouching
Retouching of the Whirlpool Stella range of washers and dryers for the Ishimodo Brand Design agency.
Dayco Australia Packaging Design
Design, layout and artwork for Dayco Australia’s product packaging. The packs were localised for the Australian market, and adjusted to suit packaging cutting forms provided by a local print supplier.
Great Mates Tomato Sauce Packaging Label Design
Packaging label design, illustration and artwork of the Great mates! branded tomato sauce for Dallas International.
Xerox Campaign Hero Illustration
Illustration of the Xerox 0% Finance campaign hero image for the Desiel agency.
Fisher-Price Catalogue
Potato Face Stacked Chips Packaging Design
Packaging design and character development of the Potato Face brand of stacked chips for Dallas International.
Vivant Spirit Range
Ishimodo Self Promotion
Bink Kids Brand Identity
Bink Kids logo and identity design.
TrimLife Range Extension
Tasti D-Lite POS
Design and development of the Tasti Facts point of sale Flash banners used in Tasti D-Lite Australia's flagship store on Chapel Street, Melbourne. sf Graphic Designer developed animated content for 10 Facts about Tasti D-Lite's products and history. The visual brief was to present the information with a fresh modern look whilst staying on brand.
Black Rice Brand Identity
Carmichaels Logo
TrimFast Brand and Packaging Design
Design, development and production of the TrimFast weight loss program brand and Meal Replacement Shake range, for the Ishimodo Brand design agency.
TAFISA Guidebook
LiteLiving Detox Identity & Packaging Design
Design and development of the LiteLiving Detox brand identity and packaging artwork, for the Ishimodo brand design agency.
Glycon Brand Identity Design
Design, development and creative direction for the Glycon brand identity.
TAFISA Brand Identity Refresh and Sub Brand Designs
Design refresh of the TAFISA (The Association For International Sport for All) brand identity for the MuttroMedia agency.
Jewellery Stand Industrial Design
Creative development and industrial design of a jewellery display stand. Used at wholesale trade shows by Vivant Creations for their range of bracelets and other jewellery products.
Vivant Creations Brand Management
Songlines CD Cover, Booklet & Illustration
Creative direction, design and development of the Songlines - Songs of the East Australian Humpback Whales CD cover.
Espero Corporate Identity & Stationery
Design and development of the Espero Logistics Solutions corporate identity and stationery.
ECDC Corporate Identity Design
Creative direction and design of the Eastern Cognitive Disorders Clinic (ECDC) corporate identity.
iWhales DVD Covers
iWhales Brand Identity
Guild DM Retouching
Search Mascot Illustration
Byron Vista Social Club Logo
Tetley Packaging Artwork
Produced various Tetley Tea packaging artwork for Blenheim Design. Worked closely with both the creative director and senior designers to build and refine finished artwork across multiple SKU's.
Connex All Ears Retouching
Stabburet Retouching
Slavutych Beer Artwork
Built the finished artwork files for a range of Slavutych Beer, based on label designs created by LFH Brand Identity. Raw design files where cleaned up and prepared for print production. This involved detailing the Slavutych crest and glyphs as well as separating this complex artwork into 6 special colours plus a white plate.
Unilever Flora Packaging Artwork
Development of master illustrations, photography and master elements for the Unilever Flora Heart design packaging artwork.
Escape to Luz Brand Identity
Geezah Logo Design
Identity design for Geezah Sound System.
Freedom Unlimited Website
FREEDOM UNLIMITED web site design and production. This particular site boasts an unique navigation system that maintains the readers attention whilst taking them deeper into the information.
Eventuality Website
Eventuality web site. Brief requirements were that the design reflect the contemporary feel of the company while still appealing to potential corporate clients.
Luz Brochure Illustration
Brochure illustration for Escape to Luz holiday accomodation.
Ecotech Logo Design
Identity design for Ecotech Recycling.
Wyeth Work Life Harmony
Green Isle Potato Bake Artwork
Finished artwork for Green Isle Potato Bake flexo packaging. The challenge was to combine spot colours with overlying graduations to produce smooth shading effects, without the use of Photoshop. To achieve this transparency was used within Illustrator to blend both visual effects and product shots with underlying background elements.
Kin Khao Brand Identity
Identity design for Kin Khao Thai restaurant, Athlone, Ireland. The design was executed across interiors, signage, menus, newspaper ads and other marketing materials.
Brightspark Brand Identity
Identity design for Brightspark, a Dublin-based internet marketing company. The typefaces for the logo were carefully selected to convey the meaning of the word through design. The identity was designed for use in print and online.
FOOD Club Night 1st Birthday
Street poster for FOOD 1st Birthday celebrations.
Thick & Thirsty Retouching
One image of a gleaming four wheel drive car plus an image of mud were combined to create a dirty car placed in an action shot for Thick & Thirsty point of sale materials. Much less expensive than a photo shoot involving the 4WD and a driver.
Fruit Loops Promo
"Find the hidden birds". A guessing game for kids, used on the back of a Kellogg's Fruit Loops packet. Provided with a black and white line illustration and requested to add colour and depth to hide some of the birds and leave some visible.
Coco Pops Promo
A promotional back of pack illustration for Kellogg's Coco Pops. Provided with line drawings of the two central characters the brief was to illustrate the surrounding environment and create the "Choc Moobile", allowing space in the rear passenger seat for kids to place a cut out photo of themselves.
Brand Identity Visuals
Landini Associates is a brand management company that combines both the interior design and graphic design disciplines. This image is a concept visualisation created from scratch using a supplied architectural elevation as the base. Briefed on the materials that would be used e.g.. stainless steel, frosted glass, etc. and simulated these using Photoshop.
TAFE NSW Snakes & Ladders TVC Illustration
Snakes and ladders illustration used as the central prop for a TAFE NSW television commercial. Final artwork was produced at a size of 3 x 3 metres and used on set. The largest snake was later animated and composited with live action to complete the ad.
ABOL Site Icons
Created user interface icons for various use cases for the Australian Business Online (ABOL) website, commissioned by Hothouse Interactive, Sydney, Australia.
HCi Identity Design
Corporate identity and stationery design for HCi, a Knowledge and Process Management company based in Sydney, Australia.
AGL Brochure Illustrations
Children's alphabet blocks illustrations created for an AGL bill payment brochure.
Braams Design and Marketing Collateral
Creative direction and production of Braams Property Services design collateral, and marketing materials from 1997 through to 2001.
Queensland Energy Revolution Report
A seventy-page report on Queensland energy. Franklin designed the complete report including all graphs, charts, and illustrations. The target format was a short run digitally printed document.
Resource Connections Logo
Logo design for Resource Connections, an independent Australian energy consultant.
Merrilake Promotional Calendar Illustration
Stephen's contribution to the Merrilake agency’s promotional calendar. He was requested to respond to the brief "Merrilake Illustrators are not just bums on seats!" in the style of his favourite artist. Salvador Dali's "Sleep" was Franklin's inspiration.
Testra PSO Document
41 Page proposal document for Credit Suisse First Boston to act as global coordinator for the Telstra PSO (Public Share Offer). Designed the layout including all graphs and charts. Entire document was designed and completed at short notice over 3 days to meet a tight Government deadline.
Mars EVA Suit
Mars EVA (Extravehicular Activity) Suit - a personal design project to help discover the basics of 3D modelling and texturing.
Integrated Vision Marketing Collateral
Creative direction and design of various marketing collateral for Integrated Vision, a leading Australian videoconferencing solutions provider. Stephen, operating as Graphic Vision, partnered with the client to produce a range of items including, a Quarterly Newsletter, DL Brochure, and DL Promotions, managing all designs from concept through to prepress and final print.
Microsoft Windows Server NT Image
Cover illustration created for a Microsoft Windows Server NT sales brochure for the Frontline agency, Sydney. 
Microsoft Exchange Brochure Image
Composite image created for the cover of a Microsoft Exchange brochure. Sourced from multiple image styles and combined to create a visually integrated piece of digital artwork.
BigPond Cable Packaging Image
Worked with the Art Director at the Frontline agency to produce this secondary pack image, used as part of a Telstra Big Pond Cable Modem packaging. Involved matching and applying the colour halftone screen effect of the hand image to an image of the Microsoft mouse, combining both into a seamless composition.
BigPond Cable Launch Hero Image
Worked with the Art Director at Frontline to produce a hero image, the centrepiece of the Telstra Big Pond launch campaign. Blended two stock photography images using various distortion effects to create the blurred image on the outside and manipulated colour values to maintain an overall consistency.
Microsoft Catalogue Cover Image
Cover image of the Microsoft Windows product catalogue produced for the Frontline agency, Sydney, Australia. This image is a composite of multiple stock photography images and a photographic shoot involving two models: one for positioning and one for face and hands.
Microsoft Communiqué Cover Image
Front cover image for the Microsoft Communiqué magazine featuring the new Microsoft Front Page application. Utilising Alias Sketch 3D software to set the lighting and texturing of the composition of the image, and Photoshop for the final shading and colour balance.
White Sash and Sacha Illustration
Digital illustration of a mother and calf Humpback Whale, White Sash and Sacha, sighted and named by The Oceania Project during their research expedition in Hervey Bay, Queensland.
SoundNet Newsletter and Masthead
Editorial design and masthead design of SoundNet, the official newsletter of The Oceania Project a non-profit research organisation dedicated to raising awareness about Whales, Dolphins and Porpoises and the ocean environment.
The Oceania Project Logo
Logo design for The Oceania Project, a Not-for-profit research and information organisation established in 1988, dedicated to raising awareness about Cetacea (Whales, Dolphins and Porpoises) and the ocean environment.
College Portfolio
Portfolio submitted as a requirement for graduating from the KvB College of Visual Communication, Sydney Australia. Stephen received a diploma in Graphic Design on the 7th of December 1987.
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