Julien Pons is a french born, 20 years experienced digital photography expert, graphic and motion designer. He is a self-taught man, as he was asked for design works while he was still going to high school! He has been a professionnal freelance designer since 2001.
Selected artist in the category «Electronic Arts» of the Biennal of Young Creators from Europe and the Mediterranean the same year, he benefited from the international medias back up of this great event to make myself known through his artistic works, in order to carry off personal projects, parallel to his works on order. He shared his views on graphic design as a part of the team of journalists working in «Studio Multimedia» French magazine, published by Posse Press in the early 2000 to 2005.
Frequently reinventing his creative approach to his work, he worked for all major creative agencies in Paris : TBWA, Publicis, EuroRSCG, DDB, and was offered to design and sign a collector bottle for Schweppes in 2009. He started a second career focused on fashion photography in 2012 following his move to London, United Kingdom.
He has always been devoted in sharing his knowledge, and recorded more than 350 tutorials on the most popular software (Photshop, Lightroom, Camera Raw, After Effects, Affinity Photo, Luminar, and many more) on Tuto.com.
He became in 2012 the best video tutorial seller in french language, with more than 100 000 clients, 80 000 videos sold for a total of 300 000 hours of streaming. He also published many books on Photoshop and GIMP, sold on all major marketplaces (Amazon, FNAC, etc).
Julien Pons is an accomplished speaker; and is a frequently hosting workshops in one the best visual effects, CGI, and video games school worldwide: ArtFX. Training and preparing the next generation of compositing artists in the industry leading studios such as Industrial Light and Magic, Moving Picture Company, Double Negative, The Mill, Framestore and many more. He is also participating in live training sessions with Empara, and many other conferences on digital photography and visual effects.
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