Hi! My name is Nick Barnes and I am a designer and photographer based in Austin, TX.
I am a designer, photographer, art director and creative strategist currently pursuing a B.S. in Advertising at the University of Texas at Austin. I am also a part of the Texas Creative and Texas Media & Analytics sequences at UT, which are portfolio and media strategy programs respectively in the Stan Richards School of Advertising and Public Relations.
My experience involves working with Texas Football as a designer and photographer across 3 seasons, implementing analysis and developing unique design and photography to support set KPI goals. I am also a freelance designer and photographer, having opportunities to work with individuals and business both large and small, with the most notable working on set with Carrie Underwood.
Certified in Photoshop CS6, Photoshop, Illustrator, Lightroom, InDesign, XD, Premiere, After Effects
Skilled in DSLR use, lighting placement, retouching, batch editing, client management, creative direction
Google Analytics, Facebook Analytics, Instagram Insights, SEO, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Hootsuite, FTP, Squarespace, WordPress, HTML, CSS
Nielsen, Kantar, Claritas, MSRI, ESRI, Statista, Mintel, Pew Research, DoubleClick/Atlas, Tableau
Texas Football – Aug. 2017 – Present
Designer and Photographer
Freelance – 2015 – Present
Designer, Photographer, Strategist
Interim Chief Marketing Officer – Summer 2018
Top Tier Learning, Designer
University of Texas at Austin
Bachelors of Science in Advertising, Dean’s List
Minor in Business Administration from the McCombs School of Business.