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  • $50 hourly
    Karim Youssef is a digital marketing expert, graphic designer, photographer and videographer, based in the Netherlands and serving globally. He was born and raised in Cairo, and graduated from Cairo University with a Bachelor in English Literature. Karim was always into art and drawing since he was a kid, it was an accessible way for him to express himself and record imaginations and observations in detail. At school, he was always elected by his classmates to be on the student council every year responsible for its artistic activities. His passion for drawing has shifted to photography when he grew up. While an artist draws using a brush, Karim uses a camera to ‘draw’ his piece of art. After getting a graphic design diploma besides his Bachelor, he decided to start his career in marketing and advertising. He did setup his own studio in Cairo in 2016 in which he began to work with Nestle, Philip Morris, fashion startups and major interior and architectural design firms in the MENA region. Areas of expertise: •Social Media Marketing Strategy •Social Media Advertising •Social Media Management •Content Creation •E-mail Marketing •Web design •Web Management •SEO •Graphic Design & Branding •Filmmaking and Video Editing •Programs used (Adobe Photoshop, Lightroom, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Premiere and Adobe After Effects)
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    Social Media Marketing
    Instagram
    Social Media Management
    Facebook
    Photo Retouching
    Photography
    Adobe Photoshop
    Social Media Imagery
  • $90 hourly
    I am a freelance Creative Strategist and Marketeer with over 11 years of industry experience working on large and small brands from both in-house and ad agency set-ups. I am a marketing all-rounder with experience in both strategic and creative "big thinking", as well as hands-on experience in design, analytics, email marketing, and social media management (paid and organic). I love to work with start-ups on creating a well-rounded marketing strategy to achieve your goals, and also have a particular specialism with social media campaigns (paid and unpaid). I thrive with variety and am excited by big challenges. I believe that my varied skillset and passion for problem solving makes me an ideal fit for small charities or start-ups who need a determined all-rounder to make impactful KPI-driven campaigns. My relevant education and experience: • BA Honours Creative Advertising Degree (Lincoln University), Foundation Art & Design degree (Central St. Martins, London). • Freelance Art Director at various ad agencies: DLKW Lowe, Quiet Storm, Isobel, IRIS Worldwide, Blue Hive, GTB / Ogilvy. (2 years). Developing advertising campaigns across a range of channels. • Worked for 4.5 years as an Art Director and single creative working on social & campaigns for Ford Motor Company, South West Trains, Guide Dogs for the Blind, and Wrap-up London. Covering a range of TV, Radio, Print, PR, Social Media, digital marketing, online advertising, and non-traditional campaigns. • Launched and managed the organic social media channels (paid and organic) for several small brands as a freelance marketing and social media consultant (VA Institute Australia, Village Leathers London, Just Move in). Coming up with a new brand image for Village Leathers and JMI, creating design and copy guidelines to be used across all channels. • Employed for 3 years at CLUSE watches as a Senior Social Media Specialist and copywriter leading a team of 4 social media managers and designers. Coming up with the strategies and creative concepts for all social platforms and creating content for email marketing. • At Generation UK & Ireland (employed for 2 years) I led the creation and implementation of the organisations first marketing strategy and managed all executions across organic and paid social channels, eventually hiring a marketing team. This included creating the marketing strategy, creating content and posting to all social media channels, creating weekly, monthly, and quarterly progress reports and adapting the strategy based on learnings, creating an automated email marketing flow for our subscribers and writing all emails, creating a paid marketing strategy and executing it across social media and Google Ad Words. • Content creator for Howsy and Upad. Creating blog, website and email content for landlords. • Launching marketing strategy for Parcelist (USA Start -up). Here's some of my results: • Won a new client (South West Trains) for Ad Agency GTB with my pitch for the “Adless Ad Campaign”. I became the lead creative on this account for the following years the client remained with us. • Created the most engaged with Social Media post of all time for Ford Motor Company (Europe) with an astonishing 42% engagement rate. (Industry benchmark is 2%). • Won YCN award for best campaign and achieved several in-book D&AD awards as well as important contributions to Cannes Lions winning campaign entires. • Grew the organic social media following for Generation UK & Ireland by 500% in 6 months. • Several creative community competition wins with organisations such as She Says and One Minute Briefs. • Increased conversions from marketing by 40% in one year for Generation UK. • Created a 155% increase in transactions from organic social media for CLUSE watches and jewellery • Earned 7.7K in just 3 weeks with new social media assets for digital marketing (CLUSE Watches and Jewellery). • Increased comments by 74% and overall engagement by 34% (CLUSE watches and jewellery). • As lead creative on a charity campaign for wrap-up London with £0 budget, I created organic “buzz” through organic social media channels, influencer outreach, PR stunts, and using free ad space in Time Out and the Metro to reach 4.1M users organically and receive 23K coat donations within just one week. I am open to work and would love to chat to you about your brief - Come say hi! I am able to visit offices in the UK or the Netherlands, cadence to be negotiated per client.
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    Social Media Content Creation
    Marketing Strategy
    Illustration
    Arts & Crafts
    Content Creation
    Copywriting
    Social Media Management
    Writing
    Social Media Marketing
    Graphic Design
    Adobe Illustrator
    Adobe Photoshop
  • $75 hourly
    Photography | Art Direction | Set Design | Fashion & Prop Styling Ciao! I am Alice, an Italian photographer and art director based in Amsterdam. I specialize in product, food, and lifestyle photography but am no stranger to portrait, landscape, and event photography. I would describe my work as clean, versatile, colorful, and always inspiring curiosity in the viewer. With years and various experiences in this business, I know how to plan and execute your vision into captivating imagery, may you sell a physical product or a feeling. You can see my work on my instagram (@aaliceangelini), my website (aliceangelini.com) or directly here on Upwork :) I look forward to connecting with you and discuss the possibilities of working together!
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    Image Editing
    Adobe Lightroom
    Adobe Photoshop
    Portrait Art
    Digital Photography
    Commercial Photography
    Photography
    Architectural Photography
    Fashion Photography
    Food Photography
    Photo Retouching
    Product Photography
  • $120 hourly
    I work as a photographer and art director combining fashion, portrait and fine art photography. I conceptualize and guide the creative vision of all my photoshoots. My unique feature is creating a unique idea for the shooting that will highlight you among others. Another of my hidden gems is underwater photography (please check the portfolio). I oversee the idea of shooting, styling, lighting, composition, and model direction to deliver the brand's aesthetics to the client. Mostly I worked with lingerie, clothes and jewellery brands in Spain, Ukraine and the Netherlands. Open to personal brand shootings and other commercial types.
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    Fashion & Beauty
    Retouching & Enhancement
    Creative Direction
    Catalog Fashion Photography
    Fine Art Photography
    Portrait Photography
    Photography
    Product Photography
    Fashion Photography
  • $35 hourly
    I am an experienced digital designer who has worked for top brands such as Adidas, McDonald's, and Hunkemoller. Currently, I work as a Lead Designer at TBWA/X Netherlands. My strongest skills are: - Brand design & guidelines creation - Concept design - UI design - I'm a ninja at presentation creating I am passionate about my work, and I take pride in delivering exceptional design solutions that meet the unique needs of my clients. Also, I'm an art director, team leader, wine-lover, and a great person.
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    UI Graphics
    Presentation Design
    Brand Guidelines
    Brand Design
    Concept Design
    Digital Illustration
    User Interface Design
    Web UI
  • $200 hourly
    As the Founder and Creative Director of Europe's first specialized AI agency, I lead the way in developing innovative AI workflows and pipelines. Our agency has been at the forefront of offering 100% AI-powered production solutions—including AI imagery, AI videos, and AI sounds—tailored to meet the diverse needs of our clients. We're recognized not only for our pioneering efforts in AI creative solutions but also for our commitment to addressing and counteracting AI model biases, ensuring our work promotes inclusivity and diversity. 𝗞𝗘𝗬 𝗖𝗢𝗡𝗧𝗥𝗜𝗕𝗨𝗧𝗜𝗢𝗡𝗦: • 𝗔𝗜 𝗜𝗻𝗻𝗼𝘃𝗮𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻: I guide our agency in the development of pioneering AI workflows and pipelines, solidifying our reputation as innovators in the AI creative industry. • 𝗦𝘁𝗿𝗮𝘁𝗲𝗴𝗶𝗰 𝗮𝗻𝗱 𝗖𝗿𝗲𝗮𝘁𝗶𝘃𝗲 𝗔𝗜 𝗖𝗼𝗻𝘀𝘂𝗹𝘁𝗶𝗻𝗴: I offer in-depth consultation to assist brands and agencies in integrating AI into their creative projects thoughtfully. Our focus extends to ensuring that our AI applications enhance inclusivity and diversity, reflecting the varied fabric of society. • 𝗔𝗜 𝗩𝗶𝗱𝗲𝗼 𝗗𝗶𝗿𝗲𝗰𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻: My expertise lies in directing AI-generated video projects that redefine storytelling. We create unique and engaging narratives, specifically tailored to the vision and requirements of brands and agencies. • 𝗘𝘅𝗽𝗲𝗿𝘁 𝗦𝘆𝗻𝘁𝗵𝗼𝗴𝗿𝗮𝗽𝗵𝗲𝗿: Proficient in leading AI technologies such as Midjourney, Runway, Magnific, and Stable Diffusion, I specialize in creating custom AI-photography that precisely aligns with our clients' unique needs and visual identities, delivering meticulously tailored and aesthetically compelling visuals.
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    Lifestyle
    Beauty
    Fashion & Beauty
    Interior Design
    Sustainability
    Runway Gen-2
    Midjourney AI
    Image Prompt
    Prompt Engineering
    Brand Design
    Visual Design
    Image Prompt Engineering
    Creative Direction
    Artificial Intelligence
  • $45 hourly
    Alexandra is an Amsterdam based Graphic Designer and Art Director. Throughout her career, she has worked with a range of diverse clients; from lifestyle to tech, fashion or non-for-profit organizations. Her work initially began with a strong focus on Social Media and Digital Design, however over the years, she has developed a fascination with Art Direction, Illustrations and Branding. She has a deep interest in art, fashion, architecture, and the intersection of creativity and the new technologies.
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    Social Media Design
    Digital Design
    Illustration
    Brand Design
    Graphic Design
    Figma
    Adobe Photoshop
    Adobe Illustrator
  • $200 hourly
    I am a Creative Director with 17+ years experience working with premium and luxury brands. I design, develop and deliver compelling storytelling with strong brand and campaign throughlines spanning print, physical and digital environments. A skilled Heavyweight generalist, my portfolio showcases solid creative intent from ideation to execution. As a logical thinker with strong creative instincts and an intuitive feel for design, I work effectively to make strategic decisions, bringing agility and innovation to challenging briefs. I am naturally questioning and curious, a confident and authentic communicator, highly organized and pragmatic. I have marked experience in leading and inspiring cross-functional teams of international creatives and collaborators. • Creative Direction • Brand Design • Art Direction • Ideation • Visual Storytelling • Design Systems • Graphic Design • Photography • Typography • Special Projects • Freelance MIETTELJ.com
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    Editorial
    Creative Strategy
    Brand Design
    Brand Consulting
    Storytelling
    Creative Direction
  • $75 hourly
    15 years in the field driven by curiosity and open mindedness gave me a very versatile profile. Since 2020, I have been happily freelancing from Amsterdam for international companies, creating: - Animations - Illustrations - Digital and print brochures - Banners and visuals for social media - Websites design - New brand identities
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    Digital Design
    Print Design
    Animation
    Project Management
    Team Management
    Client Management
    2D Illustration
    Web Design
    Social Media Design
    Brand Design
    Motion Design
    Graphic Design
  • $60 hourly
    I am a freelance Art director, Graphic designer based in Amsterdam/Tokyo. My strengths are my core hard skills in graphic design, but I am also able to do comprehensive creative work, including digital design and marketing, with a global perspective, both in Japan and in Europe. 1. Highly creative and brand-oriented Graphic Designer with over 15 years' international experience across multimedia, marketing, digital and print design. 2. After stints in Japan and Australia, I moved to Sweden in 2022 to undertake study at Hyper Island and develop my design practice in a European context. 3. I have worked in both agency, in-house and freelance settings, on print and digital projects for leading brands including Fujitsu and Kalita as well as startups and consumer products. 4. My expertise lies in brand and logo design, conveying precise information in a concise and minimalistic manner utilising pop and iconic graphics. 5. My strengths are my ability to produce high quality output in any medium, from marketing to digital design, based on a core of graphic design. 6. I design and release my own physical design products via MU Design Store. 7. I am doer, organaised, reliable, achiever, autonomouse, open, flexible, multi-tasking, dependable, and creative.
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    Research & Strategy
    Project Management
    Facilitation
    Adobe Creative Suite
    Problem Solving
    Typography
    Logo Design
    Rebranding
    Branding
    Web Design
    Graphic Design
  • $95 hourly
    Branding expert with a focus on bold aesthetics, clear copy and daring concepts based in Amsterdam and Cape Town. The world has been changed by doing things differently and that is exactly what we need to reach new target audiences, combining meaning and style. With a Master's degree in Design History and a certificate from Central Saint Martins in Art Direction for Fashion Photography I can help you with brand campaigns and content in the field of fashion, art and design while focusing on storytelling. Working together creates new opportunities: my forte is linking brands to their audiences by creating new visual languages and collaborations with a love for trends. I have a broad academic background, followed many additional courses, in international environments and are able to combine aesthetics with business. Besides working hard I like to bring positive energy and fun to the environments I work in.
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    Community Management
    Content Strategy
    Influencer Marketing
    Fine Art
    Content Writing
    Strategy
    Fashion Photography
    Branding & Marketing
    Creative Direction
  • $120 hourly
    🚀 8 products & services launched 💰 $75 million in generated sales ✅ avg pricing raised by 39% 🏆 Nominee of The Best Brand Awards (2021) I strategize and execute projects for luxury and consumer brands to raise their value and sell more. 💸 Personally sold $21 million worth of high-ticket products 📚 1500+ Articles generated inc. Forbes, Vogue, Robb Report ⭐️ Facilitated celebrity endorsements inc. Martin Garrix, Adriana Lima, Pamela Anderson 🚀 Created marketing campaigns that resulted in $9 million worth of products in pre-order 🏆 Provided art direction for award-winning brands 📺 Launched video campaigns that organically generated 175 million views worldwide 📈 Grown website's unique visitor traffic by 1100% in a 3-year timespan 🥇 8+ years of professional experience I may COST you money, but I MAKE you money. I am the guy that will make sure you take the right steps for succes. My goal is to build your brand - raising brand awareness, perception and generating leads - so you can sell more at a higher price & grow. 

I have a team of highly qualified professionals at my disposal that can help in all areas of Marketing. This way I don’t just deliver you strategy and consultation - I set you up with a cost effective way to execute all the plans. You can just sit back and relax whilst I take care of everything. We should not set up a strategy call if: ❌ You are looking for a cheap way to create some quick brand assets We should set up a strategy call if: ✅ You have a luxury or consumer product that is ready to sell and need a solid marketing strategy ✅ You want to define or re-define your brand's identity to increase your company’s value and grow ✅ You want to increase your brand awareness, reshape its perception, and generate more leads ✅ You need a reliable creative with a broad skill set to execute a full-scope product launch ✅ You need insight or consultation from a person that deeply understands the luxury product market Services I provide: ⭐️ Marketing plans for growth ⭐️ Brand identity creation ⭐️ Sourcing the right parties, managing & quality control of: - Website design & build - Production of photo & video shoots - Copy writing - Digital advertising - SEO - CRM - PR - Events - Social media management - Print, stationary & Merchendise production ⭐️ Consultation
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    Marketing Strategy
    Content Marketing Strategy
    Marketing Management
    Copywriting
    Luxurious
    Brand Consulting
    Brand Strategy
    Brand Development
    Creative Direction
  • $10 hourly
    Experienced creative professional here, specializing in crafting logos, editing videos, and enhancing photos. With a knack for making things look great, I bring a mix of creativity and technical know-how to every project. Let's work together to bring your ideas to life and boost your brand's visual appeal!
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    Digital Art
    2D Design
    Logo Animation
    Video Editing
    Logo Design
  • $20 hourly
    I'm an all-around creative from Amsterdam but based in Bali and known for my penchant for thinking differently and painting outside the lines. In a world where creativity knows no bounds and beauty has no typical standards. I bring a fresh perspective, pushing the envelope to deliver innovative solutions and captivating aesthetics. Social Media Campagnes Brand identity, Social Media Strategy, Storytelling Media Productions Overseeing all elements of pre-production, production and post production Art Direction & Styling Campaigns Videography Creative Concepts, Creating Stories through film, Art Direction
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    Video Advertising
    Digital Marketing Strategy
    Project Management
    Online Chat Support
    Branding & Marketing
    Creative Direction
    Branding
    Marketing
    Digital Marketing
    Digital Marketing Materials
  • $65 hourly
    I'm a Spanish Art director, Designer & Illustrator with over 7 years of experience. Currently working as a freelance senior designer. You can download my portfolio here: http:// www. mediafire. com/file/dr02ciym7f88ghl/ Maria_Suarez_Inclan_folio_long.pdf/file In my free time, I love to illustrate. You can actually check some of my personal projects here @m_sinclan.
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    Graphic Design
    Poster
    Design Concept
    Visual Art
    Illustration
    Animation
    Adobe Photoshop
    Adobe Illustrator
  • $20 hourly
    Fashion/arts student with experience in several types of crafts from textile to audiovisual. Can help out with creative projects and commissions :)
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    Experiment Design
    Materials Knowledge
    Video Editing
    Graphic Design
    Costume Design
    Personal Styling
    Art & Design
    Fashion & Beauty
    Fashion & Apparel
  • $30 hourly
    My name is Beatriz and I am new on Upwork! I’m a Graphic Designer working as a freelancer for the last 4 years. I am currently based in Amsterdam, with an MFA in Information Design from Design Academy Eindhoven. I focus on the unique crossovers between print, typography and digital design - basically, I can do anything. My strengths are visual storytelling, brand building and making shit happen. I’m passionate about projects that support cultural and social change, with a specific interest in sustainable futures.
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    Poster Design
    Adobe Creative Suite
    Digital Marketing
    Videography
    Editorial Design
    Information Design
    Creative Direction
    Graphic Design
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