Top 10 Student & Alumni Designs from May 2015
June 2nd, 2015 | Natasha Englehardt
PLATT COLLEGE PRESENTS THE TOP 10 STUDENT & ALUMNI DESIGNS FROM May 2015It’s time for another showcase featuring some of our most popular student designs according to a combination of Instagram likes and comments. If you follow us on Instagram you know that we like to share art, web designs, video production projects, 3D animations, and designs from our talented digital media design students and alumni almost daily! It’s a great way to show off all the hard work our students put into not only their class projects, but any side projects they are working on as well. You might notice that many of the Star Wars creations we shared for May the 4th showed up in our top spots for last month. You can check out the full collection of artwork in our May the 4th Showcase blog.If you’re a current student or alumni, be sure to follow us and share your projects using the hashtag #plattcollegesandiego for your chance to be featured and maybe make an appearance in our Top 10! You can check out our profile at www.instagram.com/plattcollegesandiego for daily art and design inspiration.#1 – Platt College alumni, Juan Fernando Garcia, took the top spot in April and joins us again in the top spot for May with this awesome Star Wars piece. To view more creative work from Juan be sure to check out his Behance portfolio.
#2 – A recent group of our evening advanced video production students put together their own version of a Toyota Yaris Commercial. They did such a great job we wouldn’t be surprised to see this on TV! Congrats to the multiple students who contributed to this project: Tiffany Manabat – Writer / Director Alejandro Ramos – Cinematographer / Producer Austin Millsap – Editor / Cinematographer Jesse Keller – Faculty AdvisorNice work guys!
#3 – We love this awesome Boba Fett vector illustration by Platt College Alumni Jarod Octon. To view more excellent creations from Jarod, be sure to check out his Behance Portfolio.
#4 – Platt College alumni, Jorge Tirado, recently saw the new Mad Max film and was instantly inspired to illustrate this particular scene from the film. You can check out more awesome work from Jorge on his Behance portfolio.
#5 – Platt College alumni, Midori Bond, was tasked with designing a generic emoji beer logo to showcase graphic design for a TV Spot produced by Fox 5 San Diego. She did a great job showcasing the logo on actual products like this beer glass, as well as t-shirts and business cards. View more about this project on Midori’s Behance portfolio page.
#6 – Platt College 3D Animation alumni Tanya Pham used a variety of tools and techniques to create this adorable tea time scene! This was a project for her Term 5 Dynamics class where students learn how to use the tools in Autodesk Maya to add special effects like smoke, Rigid/Passive bodies, constraints, fluid containers, nParticles, and nCloth. View more projects from Tanya on her Behance portfolio.
#7 – Platt College graphic design student Samara Zabala created this beautiful vector portrait of Beyonce for her Term 2 Adobe Illustrator class. Samara was also our Student Spotlight last month on our blog. Be sure to check it out to see more awesome work from her!
#8 – Platt College alumni Brittni Knop designed this lovely geometric logo for creative services company, Creative Bird. The hummingbird was created in Adobe Illustrator using various blending modes and gradients. The background, pattern and type was created in Adobe Photoshop. View more design work from Brittni on her Behance portfolio.
#9 – We love this colorful Star Wars illustration created by Platt College student Jazmin Castillo. This was another piece we shared in honor of Star Wars Day on May 4th. Check out more work from Jazmin on her Behance portfolio page.
#10 – Platt College 3D Animation student Ryan Ritterbusch kicked off our Star Wars Day Celebration with this amazing animation project. You can view more design work from Ryan on his Behance Portfolio.