Wayback Machine is great, embarrassing and a lot of fun... // This is how the layout looked like in 2002. Web site first published 1997. Coded in Notepad, optimized for Internet Explorer...
I loved to draw as a child, that evolved into computer graphics when I got older. I did DTP (Desktop Publishing) for print before I discovered Web Design. On that road I started programming and when programming I'll go back to the drawing table (or tablet) and first sketch what I want to accomplish! Full circle accomplished :)
[...] Professionals don't grow on trees. I did learn things and got inspired by a handful of people. But in all subjects DTP (Desktop Publishing) : Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign and Quark Express I was on the same level as the teachers as they often asked me for advice... Read more
Since 1989 G.U.C. has fostered the greatest Graphic Designers of Sweden. (Even if only a handful per year.)
Web Design has always been my sidekick. When doing something out of passion one succeed. Success is accomplish Your personal goals.
After 12 years working as a Loading Supervisor at Stockholm-Arlanda Airport (STO/ARN), I have accomplished my goals (and traveled the world).
Success is NOT the key to happiness.
Happiness is the key to success. Read more
In 2008 I got introduced to the CMS world when I re-designed a web site running Joomla. Joomla (and most CMS) gives users the ability to inject content into the code Joomla outputs.
This was horrible and I thought web design was dead and over with. Fortunately for me and my client I found MODX!
Here is why I consider MODX to be the best CMS in the world:
Since I packed my bag and moved to USA and The Pacific Northwest :)
Technology such as VOIP and Skype shortens the distance from Sweden. IKEA's food store substitute many miles.
Shortest Flight Route is SEA-REK-ARN: 11h // 50m stopover in Reykjavik, Iceland
SQL Server Management Studio, Crystal Reports, Viewpoint Construction Software (Vista), Formatta E-forms, Excel, MODX, MySQL / MS-SQL, PHP PDO, Object Oriented Programming. Tech and hardware support.
Working with AWESOME people! Minutes away from Hazel Dell Park.
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