Dave Fernandes, Director, Creator & Designer,
Ripe Digital Design:
15th December 2003
What's your background?
studied Multimedia Production in Surry Hills before
landing a job as a web designer for a graphic design
company. During this time I have also built a reputation
as a designer outside the work environment working
on an array of jobs.
are your main solutions?
web design followed by graphic design, logo design
and interactive design. I am also growing on all of
these plus more.
life, friends and music.
aspects of business do you find most challenging?
whole thing, that's why I do it.
are your future plans as a designer?
plans as designer is to continue all my lines of work
with my own art direction, affiliating with other
groups such as photographers, film makers and writers
to together combine and showcase works.
are your mentors?
mentors... well firstly I think the people at Australianinfront.com.au
for ever expanding digital design, Hi-Res from the
U.K and Michael Franti (although music related - he
has alot to say), and also Dave Taylor who spoke at
the Digit Conference earlier this year for his raw
and "no time for Tom Foolery" attitude.
makes a good designer?
think with understanding, flexibility, passion and
confidence you can overcome anything.
can check out Dave's work at www.ripedigitaldesign.com
note: The quality of Dave's work speaks for itself.
Media Man Australia
secured the services of Dave for the logo of RadioStarr.com
- the official website of Sydney radio announcer,
Ben Starr. Needless to say, Ben loves Dave's work,
and so do we. Media Man Australia is proud to promote
Ripe Digital Design in it's "Clients,
Sponsors and Affiliates" showcase.