William is a determined, respectful, and hard-working artist. He is constantly looking for ways to add to the ideas at hand and deliver exceptional work within a short time frame. His projects revolve around a loose and fun atmosphere where anything goes, and anything is tried. Collaboration is everything. A fact most often talked about is his speed on set to gather points of view and his collaborative efforts to listen and incorporate ideas in a cohesive image. A priority is his single-minded approach to giving the utmost attention to details and respect toward everyone he works with. It is this connection and care that marks his work over the last twenty years.
Anzalone & Avarella
Photographer Russell Avarella and wife-illustrator Lori Anzalone have partnered up to create Anzalone & Avarella Studios LLC. They offer photography, illustration, and retouching and specialize in imaging for the packaging industry.
Russ attended the Fashion Institute of Technology in NYC. Lori is a graduate of Parson's School of Design, NYC. Combined, they have over forty successful years working in photography and illustration. Seasoned professionals, they are easy to work with, listen well, and will see that your project is executed with an intense attention to excellence.
Laura Coyle creates distinctive art with wide appeal. Her clients include major brands like Target, Amazon.com, Disney, and publications including Better Homes and Gardens
and the Wall Street Journal
Laura made her first foray into product design with Hasbro. She was called upon to refresh the classic Parcheesi board game, a design that had remained unchanged since the early 1900s. In working on Parcheesi, she discovered a love for designing products that can connect with people every day.
Since then, Laura's gift bag, wrap, and paper ware designs have appeared on the shelves at Target, Papyrus, and Hallmark.
Don Morris is an international award-winning illustrator. Over the last twenty-five years, he has won fifty-five Society of News Design International awards, including four this year for illustration. In 2012, he was awarded first place for infographics by the prestigious Society of Professional Journalists. Don's success is the result of his illustrative versatility, as well as his foundational skills as a team leader contributing visual ideas that help formulate and strengthen each story and project he works. His ability to be funny, crazy, or informative is his real strength. Don is represented nationally by artist agent Kiki Pollard of Alexander-Pollard, Inc. Kiki has found Don's journalistic skills work equally well on commercial projects.
A multi-talented artist, Dave Anderson's work as both photographer and filmmaker has been widely celebrated. A former MTV producer and director of television production in the Clinton White House, Dave's video series "SoLost" for Oxford American
magazine won Best Video Series at the 2011 National Magazine Awards. Dave's work can be found in various museums and galleries worldwide. You can also find his work in the pages of Esquire, Stern,
magazine, among others. In recent years, Dave has traveled the world documenting Heifer International's charity at work.
Andy Lackow, a traditionally trained artist, has achieved national recognition creating award-winning digital illustration for the advertising, publishing, entertainment, interactive, and Internet-based industries. Originally an airbrush illustrator using traditional media, he made the transition to digital media twenty years ago using 3D modeling, rendering and animation software, as well as industry standard image manipulation and graphic design software. Andy imbues clients' concepts with imaginative solutions; he is a highly creative problem solver who creates visual magic on demand and on time.