Title page sets up the project- beauty shot + title
Use some graphic elements
Look at magazines for layout inspiration
Contextual shots are always hot!
Don’t be afraid to not be square?
Lots of white space
3 sentences with smaller font max
Aim for QUICK understanding.
Use a better font
Send sample set up next meet
10-15 minutes to talk through portfolio- first 30 seconds are key
Don’t make it a big file— should be a quick download
Size matters not. Don’t have dense pages. Err on the side of white space- clean, simple, easy to read/understand
Sketch pages- not necessary to be grid, mosaic it together! Show different angles/sizes.
Lots of contrasting color with white space
One line + one image
Only put Best of the Best. You shouldn’t put something in just to put it in. leave the dude wanting to see more (in a good way)
Concept sketches are also hot