Laura Miele

Laura Miele

Creative Director and Designer

  • Location: Birmingham
  • Career stage: Entry
  • Freelancer: Available

My name is Laura Miele and I’m currently a freelance graphic designer and a third year Birmingham City University student studying visual communication’s.

For the past 2 years, alongside my studies I have worked as a freelance graphic designer under the name ‘Mieleous’ and co-founded a Photography studio in Birmingham Jewellery Quarter ‘ CJM Studio’s.

I have completed various types of projects with experience in advertisement, branding, web design, videography and photography.

At my university I have been accredited an Adobe Student Rep; offering workshops to students around the campuses and promoting Adobes Creative Cloud service. I was also selected to be a part of Adobe's campaign, 'Make It' with a video being produced showcasing individual students and their work created within creative cloud (See featured video).

The work highlighted in that particular Adobe video, was a competition entry for the 'B-hive Awards', of which I won the top advertising award, winning a total of 7 weeks paid placements at 4 advertising agencies at McCann, Chapter, WAA. 

Im begining now to start up a new studio 'Save As' which will offer creative design solituions to companies and creatives using our background in motion to bring better bigger designs. 

Work History

Adobe Student Representive - Adobe

Sep 2014 - Present

Creative Freelance Designer - Mieleous

Jul 2012 - Present

Graphic Design Intern - Connect

Sep 2015 - Sep 2015

Art Director and Graphic Artist Intern - Chapter Advertising Agency

Aug 2015 - Aug 2015

Art Director Intern - McCann Ericsson Advertising Agency

Jul 2015 - Jul 2015

Graphic Design Intern - WAA Advertising Agency

Jul 2015 - Jul 2015

Co-Founder And Director - CJM Studios

Jul 2013 - Jul 2015

Education

Visual Communications - Graphics - Undergraduate - Birmingham City University

Sep 2013 - Present

Art & Design Foundation Degree - Foundation Degree - Birmingham City University

Sep 2012 - Jun 2013

Skills

  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe Lightroom
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe PremierePro
  • Advertising
  • After Effects
  • Art Department
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Photography
  • Premier Pro
  • Social and Digital Campaign Development
  • Video Editing
  • Web Design
  • Adobe After Effects
  • Adobe Creative Cloud
  • Adobe Illustrator CC
  • Adobe Muse
  • Adobe Premiere
  • App Design
  • Apple Final Cut Pro X
  • Assistant Photography
  • Camera
  • Camera Operating
  • Canon
  • Cinematographer
  • Creative Drawing
  • Digital Editing
  • Digital Photography

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