Designing for Digital Signage
- Dan Jensen
- Professor at Laguna College of Art and Design / Creative Director at Embed Digital / Owner of Mixtus Deisgn
- Laguna College of Art and Design Thursday, June 09 2016
- 3:00 – 3:45 pm
- Room: 206
Digital Signage provides a flexible platform for displaying different kinds of media. Digital Signs are rapidly taking over where once we would commonly see traditional print media. This presentation will cover various kinds of technology used in digital signage. Screens, Players, and software used to produce digital signage. I will discuss what kind of content you can produce to display using digital signage. Video, slideshows, html, data visualization and advertisements. We will discuss best practices for designing for digital signage. I will also touch on how to Manage a digital signage network.
Dan Jensen is the former Creative Director of Paul Frank Industries home of Julius the Monkey. Dan is currently running his own design company called MIXTUS where he focuses on web development, motion graphics and design. He has been passionately working in design for over 20 years. Dan has produced work for Capitol Records, Warner Brother Records, Radiohead, Coldplay, Snoop Dog and many other artists. He has held creative direction roles at Paul Frank, Embed Digital, Stirstick Interactive, Groove Productions, and Daily Bread Magazine. Dan has been teaching 3D, web design and motion graphics at Laguna College of Art and Design for the past 15 years. He has also taught courses in Actionscripting and flash at the University of Southern California Irvine. Dan enjoys challenging students to master different technologies and to maximize their creative potential.