ben kirkby

Hello, my name is Ben Kirkby


I'm a Front End Developer, Designer & all-around Great Guy.


I am presently looking for teaching opportunities in Design education while still selectively accepting freelance work. If you are interested in hiring me full-time, you can find everything you will need to do so with either of the links below:


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I specialize in design, development, art direction and storytelling on the web. I love what I do and understand that you probably love what you do just as much. If you have a product or idea that you are passionate about, lets work together and figure out how to best tell your story to the world.

SKILLS

web design

  • 14 years of professional experience in design for web, print and interactive media
  • UX + UI Design
  • Strong typographic skills
  • Adhereance to usability and universal accessibility best practices
  • Proficiency in Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Animate, After Effects, etc.

web development

  • HTML5, Semantic Web
  • CSS3, SASS, Media Queries
  • Javascript: jQuery
  • Foundation, Bootstrap & Boilerplate frameworks
  • Mobile First & Responsive Design

design education

  • Web Design + Development I, II, III & IV
  • Graphic Design I, II & III
  • Digital + Analog Animation I & II
  • Computer Imaging I & II
  • Photojournalism I & II
  • Video Editing I

works


Rosetta Hardscapes

Website Design & development

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Site launching Jan 15'

Gurney's Bottle Shop

Website Design & development

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-work in progress-

UGG Footware

Design & Front-end

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Teva Footware

Design & Front-end

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Tsubo Footware

Design & Front-end

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Mozo Footware

Design & Front-end

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Ahnu Footware

Design & Front-end

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University of Arizona

Design & Front-end

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NatureArte

Design & Front-end

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Good Ol' Horton Bay

Design & Development

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Singles #1

9/11 memorial

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Singles #2

Morning bath

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Singles #3

Tucson Marathon

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Singles #4

College Basketball

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Singles #5

Tucson Marathon

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Singles #6

Desert Fashion

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Singles #7

Spelunking

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La Manga

A photo essay on a Mexican fishing village along the Sea of Cortez

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Roberta Blackgoat

A photo essay on the late Native American activist Roberta Blackgoat

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Colorado River Project

Photos from along one of America's most important rivers

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The Bride Wears Orange

Videographer, video editing

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Navajo sheepherding

Video, audio, editing, story and voice

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contact


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928.607.8792

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