Welcome to the online portfolio of Rohan Chambers

Bio:

This website is primarily designed to be an online portfolio presence for Rohan Chambers, a Front-end Developer based in London, UK. I have recently started working freelance but prior to this I was a Creative Technologist (Front end) for the agency, We Are Social for around three years. Prior to that I was working full time at Playboy UK as a web developer.

Some of the Technologies used on this site and other Projects I have done include HTML5, CSS3 (SASS) with Bourbon & Neat complemented by some Javascript, Jquery, Wordpress, Bower, Grunt, and the list goes on along with good knowledge of best practices in Accessibility, SEO and W3C standards.

I am currently delving in to Angular & Reatct JS but my main focus is expanding on my JavaScript skills for projects in the near future.

My skills:

  • HTML5 & CSS3 / SASS (Advanced)
  • Responsive web design & dev.
  • Grid: Bourbon & Neat / Boostrap / Compass
  • JavaScript/jQuery (UI implementation)
  • Cross browser compatibility
  • Bower / Grunt / Gulp / Github
  • Wordpress theme development
  • PHP (Basic level)
  • Coding to W3C Web Standards
  • Accessibility standards
  • Search engine optimisation best coding practices (SEO)
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Skills

Languages

  • XHTML - HTML5 (Advanced)
  • CSS3, SASS, Compass and Pre processors (Advanced)
  • Responsive Tools: Bourbon and Neat grid, Bootstrap
  • Automation tools: Bower, Grunt, Gulp and Git hub
  • JavaScript / jQuery (UI implemnetation) (View examples)
  • Wordpress theme creation

Software

  • Sublime / Coda (IDE), Terminal
  • Git Hub, Source Tree
  • SVN Turtoise / Synchro SVN(MacOSX)
  • Adobe Suite
  • Mail Chimp / Campaign monitor (Email distribution service)

Web standards

  • Clean HTML5 semantic mark-up
  • Coding to W3C web standards
  • Accessibility to WAI standards
  • Cross browser compatibility. All major browsers and devices
  • Graceful degradation
  • Progressive enhancement

Perfomance

  • Search engine optimisation (SEO)
  • Minimal HTTP requests
  • CSS Sprites
  • SVG icons
  • Automation tools, Grunt for minifcation of files
  • Image Optimisation

Planning

  • User experience
  • Information architecture
  • Web ergonomics
  • Usability
  • Prototyping
  • Estimation of budget/time of front end development

Management

  • Good client facing skills
  • Good at communicating with other departments
  • Proactive at getting tasks completed
  • Bilingual in English and French
  • Enjoy interacting with designers and UX teams

Work

Services

All the projects that I have taken on have always been thoroughly scoped and planned out in order to meet crucial deadlines and satisfy client demands and timelines. Understanding that the multimedia industry is a very competitive market I always try to keep the price for my services as realistic and affordable as possible.

If you would like to get a quote or some information regarding your project please feel free to get in contact or click on the button below and complete a requirements form that will send me your info and details regarding your project.
*All details will be kept strictly confidential.

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How I manage a web design & development project?

Please find out more in detail about the process of the way I manage a web development project in stages to its final completion.

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  • Web Development

    Web Design & Development

    I can design & develop websites for various types of businesses always keeping in mind a look and feel aspect that will suit any particular type of company in order to reflect its name, image and product.

    From corporate to personal looking websites my designs are always started from scratch and worked on through to the end. Rohan says: "There are no design templates that I use and reuse for other projects" I keep your website as original and simplistic in its usability as possible in order to give your viewers a satisfied user experience.

    Standards & Guidelines

    All websites created are tested thoroughly with all the latest versions of todays browsers. All the code in all websites I develop are validated by the World Wide Web Consortium.

    • Mock ups and initial design in Photoshop
    • Hand-coded web development
    • Cross platform HTML5/CSS3 website builds
    • Accessibility & W3C Compliant builds
    • Branding & logo design
    • HTML email newsletter builds
    • Search engine optimisation
    • Web Blog integration
    • Social Media: Facebook Page development
    • Social Media: YouTube re-skins for personalised channels
    • Design of Web sites, Landing pages, Email Newsletters, flyers
  • PSD to HTML5

    PSD to XHTML/CSS Conversion

    Hand-coded, cross browser/platform compatible (X)HTML/CSS web templates.

    Specialise in converting your designs into high quality, hand-coded, cross browser and cross platform compatible web templates.

    • Pixel-perfect PSD to HTML5 and CSS3 conversion. W3C Standards Compliant.
    • Cross browser / mobile / tablet / platform compatibility (Works perfectly in all major browsers and devices)
    • Search engine optimised
    • Usability and accessibility in mind when hand-coding all web sites
    • Optimised for fast loading

    "Send your design, I do the coding"

  • 3D & Video

    3D Animation

    3D modelling, especially for architecture, is another area I work in that includes modelling and animation for houses and buildings. He can however model, texturize and animate almost anything from small details to larger shapes and objects. There are a few examples under the 3D Work section of this portfolio. The 3D software packages that Rohan uses are mainly Cinema 4D and Maya.

    Video

    Yet another service that I provide is video editing for small-scale projects using software such as Final Cut Pro and After Affects. Some of my videos, editing skills and work are implemented in his 3D movies and can be previewed in the Video section.

    • Video integration & encoding
    • Video editing for small-medium scale projects
    • DVD Authoring: DVD menu design
    • 3D Modelling and Animation

Clients

Some of the clients and brands I have worked on, whist working at various
digital agencies around London.

Heineken Heineken
Redbull Redbull
heinz Jaguar
heinz heinz
tesco tesco
honda honda
harrods harrods
Bulmers Bulmers
Playboy UK Playboy UK
EA EA
Evian Evian
Kleenex Kleenex
Volvic Volvic
Harrods Harrods
Phone ResQ Phone ResQ
Perfect Peaks Brews Perfect Peaks Brews

Contact

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