Graphic designer

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A graphic designer is a professional within the graphic design and graphic arts industry who assembles together images, typography, or motion graphics to create a piece of design.wikipedia
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Typography

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A graphic designer is a professional within the graphic design and graphic arts industry who assembles together images, typography, or motion graphics to create a piece of design.
Typography is the work of typesetters (also known as compositors), typographers, graphic designers, art directors, manga artists, comic book artists, graffiti artists, and, now, anyone who arranges words, letters, numbers, and symbols for publication, display, or distribution, from clerical workers and newsletter writers to anyone self-publishing materials.

Graphic design

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A graphic designer is a professional within the graphic design and graphic arts industry who assembles together images, typography, or motion graphics to create a piece of design.
They can include graphic designer, art director, creative director, animator and entry level production artist.

List of graphic designers

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This is a list of notable graphic designers.

Mood board

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Graphic designers, interior designers, industrial designers, photographers and other creative artists use mood boards to visually illustrate the style they wish to pursue.

Art director

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In a large organization, an art director may oversee other art directors and a team of junior designers, image developers, and/or production artists, and coordinates with a separate production department.

Production artist

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In such companies, it is often a higher paid position than a junior graphic designer or desktop publisher, as it requires more specific knowledge than gathering digital assets and exporting files to standardized image file formats or page description languages such as Adobe Portable Document Format.

Web design

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They are also sometimes responsible for typesetting, illustration, user interfaces, and web design.

Graphic arts

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A graphic designer is a professional within the graphic design and graphic arts industry who assembles together images, typography, or motion graphics to create a piece of design.

Publishing

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A graphic designer creates the graphics primarily for published, printed or electronic media, such as brochures (sometimes) and advertising.

Electronic media

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A graphic designer creates the graphics primarily for published, printed or electronic media, such as brochures (sometimes) and advertising.

Brochure

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A graphic designer creates the graphics primarily for published, printed or electronic media, such as brochures (sometimes) and advertising.

Advertising

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A graphic designer creates the graphics primarily for published, printed or electronic media, such as brochures (sometimes) and advertising.

Typesetting

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They are also sometimes responsible for typesetting, illustration, user interfaces, and web design.

Illustration

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They are also sometimes responsible for typesetting, illustration, user interfaces, and web design.

Career portfolio

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A portfolio, which is the primary method for demonstrating these qualifications, is usually required to be shown at job interviews, and is constantly developed throughout a designer's career.

Associate degree

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One can obtain an AAS, BA, BFA, BCA, MFA or an MPhil / PhD in graphic design.

Bachelor's degree

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One can obtain an AAS, BA, BFA, BCA, MFA or an MPhil / PhD in graphic design.

Bachelor of Fine Arts

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One can obtain an AAS, BA, BFA, BCA, MFA or an MPhil / PhD in graphic design.

Master's degree

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One can obtain an AAS, BA, BFA, BCA, MFA or an MPhil / PhD in graphic design.

Master of Philosophy

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One can obtain an AAS, BA, BFA, BCA, MFA or an MPhil / PhD in graphic design.

Doctor of Philosophy

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One can obtain an AAS, BA, BFA, BCA, MFA or an MPhil / PhD in graphic design.

Adobe Creative Cloud

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A common software package used in the graphic design industry is Adobe Creative Cloud.

CorelDRAW

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Another example of a common software package is CorelDraw Graphics Suite.

Microsoft Word

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Outside the graphic design industry, many people use Microsoft Word or Microsoft Publisher to create a layout or design.