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Dana Rockel

Designer + Developer + Builder + Technologist
Available for Freelance Work

About

Who is this Dana guy?

A digital designer, developer and entrepreneur with over 25 years of experience in all phases of app, web, interactive, UI, UX, graphic and 3d development. Proven success with projects ranging from simple graphical icons to complex corporate e-commerce implementations. An eye for detail and consistently striving to create aesthetically pleasing user experiences that push the envelope of design and technology, while keeping a strong focus on usability and purpose.
Work History

Skills + Expertise

The stuff I live and breathe...

Creative Design

Visual wire framing, Photoshop/Sketch comps, logo and graphic design

Mobile design

Mobile UI design, UX design, Responsive design, Mobile-first design

WordPress Design and Development

Theme design and coding, widget and plugin development

Web Development Technologies

HTML, CSS, PHP, JavaScript, AJAX, JQuery

Blogging/CMS Platforms

Software setup and configuration, plugin selection, external service integration

LAMP-based Development

Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP, server setup, security, performance optimization

Work

A sampling of my work

Interests

The stuff I tinker with in my spare time...

VR and AR

Virtual Realty and Augmented Reality are finally making it into the mainstream, it's about time.

Internet Of Things (IOT)

Smart Homes, smart cars, smart devices. We now live in a hyper-connected world where physical and digital intersect.

Robotics/Electronics/DIY

Who doesn't love robots, electrons and creating useful things?

Apple

My first computer was the very first Macintosh and was the spark for my digital design destiny

Simmons Drums

My interest in electronic music started with the SDS-1 and I still enjoy vintage Simmons drum kits

Star Wars

I loved Star Wars as a kid and continue to collect all kinds of jedi and imperial treasures

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