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Episode #87: Gina DeDomenico Flanagan and Michael Thompson on Technology for Digital Artists
In the latest HOW Design Live podcast episode, Ilise Benun, founder of Marketing-Mentor.com and HOW Design Live Programming Partner, chats with Gina DeDomenico Flanagan and Michael Thompson about mixed reality, men and women adopting and adapting to technology and personal branding for artists, especially for young women artists. Subscribe on iTunes here.
Background Music by Kevin D. Hartnell
About Gina DeDomenico Flanagan & Michael Thompson
Gina DeDomenico Flanagan is a freelance costume illustrator/costume concept artist. For 25 years she has worked with costume designers to conceptualize and create images of how they want their characters to look. Gina frequently appears as a guest panelist at Comic-Con International in San Diego and is an active member of the Costume Designers Guild. Her work has been featured in several print books such as The Star Trek Sketch Book, Madonna: The Girlie Show, Hollywood Sketchbook and FilmCraft: Costume Design.
Michael Thompson is Senior Director of Technology and Innovation at Wacom and is passionate about supporting and enabling the creativity and productivity of digital artists. Michael has been at Wacom for almost 8 years and has been responsible for many of the most successful Cintiq products including the Cintiq 27QHD (including the ExpressKey Remote), Cintiq 22HD and Cintiq 13HD. He is currently responsible for future product concept development and technology application. Michael previously worked for Hewlett Packard on the Deskjet and DesignJet line of printers and for Mattel Toys. He has lived and worked in the UK, Spain, Singapore and the US.