Entries by Iain Cameron

Invited to be a guest on a podcast – to do or not to do, that is the question

Surprised and very honoured to be asked to be a guest on a podcast, www.beingfreelance.com/the-best-freelance-podcast. A brilliant podcast with a wealth of information for freelancers and those considering becoming freelance. This is the conversation in my head on being invited. Sensible me: I couldn’t possibly. No one wants to hear my opinions, I have nothing […]

Portfolio building as a designer – why my portfolio is everything

I have recently been updating my portfolio. A difficult task to get to when freelance. Thankful for being busy with client work, but the longer time passes without updating it, the bigger the task when getting to it, which makes avoiding starting it easier. Not unlike going to the gym. Around Xmas and New Year […]

Graphic Design trends for 2020 and why you should ignore them

A new year just started, and a time for bored hacks to predict/blind guess the graphic design trends for 2020. After a quick Google it appears random adjectives and talking bollocks will be big in 2020. Much like graphic design trends for 2019 then. So why in the graphic design world do we have articles […]

Design students and graduates – finding a job

It is particularly tough for those finishing their design education coming out into the workforce to find the first step on the career ladder. So here is my advice. Ignore the negativity and rejection There is a lot of negativity and bad experiences when starting out. Whether it be tutors saying how tough the ‘real […]

Happy Hallowiain!

A Happy Hallowiain to everyone! If it’s not October the 31st when you see this, well happy whatever day it is! Hallowiain? Yeah, my name is Iain. Hallowiain. Getit?  If you need to explain it, then… Anyway, just a fun promotion video for social media, with a joke ending that is actually a reminder for […]