Savvi Salon Website

cgmm2-admin Photography, Responsive, Web Design, WordPress

Savvi Salon is the new incarnation of the celebrated Salon Iron Butterfly, in Toronto’s Beaches neighbourhood. CGM developed a WordPress-based site, using a responsive template that would allow for a full-featured, media-rich experience, to replace the previous Flash-based site. CGM worked on copywriting and envisioning the overall presentation of the site, as well as shooting photos and video to provide … Read More

DeVoice Website

cgmm2-admin Photography, Web Design

Sylvie Devienne is a bilingual voice over performer, and so her website needs were very simple: present a bit about her, her contact information, and most importantly, her demo reel, in both languages. CGM photographed Sylvie for the background image, and created an HTML5-based media player for her reels. There is a tab to switch between English and French versions … Read More

AVIVA CD artwork

cgmm2-admin Graphic Design, Photography, Print Design

CGM was asked to direct and design the artwork for Aviva Chernick’s 2012 CD, When I Arrived, You Were Already There. The original concept for the album involved evoking the spaciousness, earthiness, and intimacy of the music, using photos, handwritten text, and ragged edges. Photos from Aviva’s trip to the deserts of Namibia were used, as well as new photos … Read More

“Stuck” Production Stills

cgmm2-admin Photography

“STUCK” was a reality-TV show that followed a group of women who were in transitional phases of their lives. The show set up group activities to help them to move through their challenges. CGM was asked to shoot production stills for two episodes.

Matias Package Designs

cgmm2-admin Branding, Graphic Design, Illustration, Photography, Print Design

While working for Matias Corporation as the full-time Branding and Media Specialist from 2004-2009, as well as on a freelance basis before and since that, CGM designed many, many, many, many (!) packages for Matias’ various computer-related accessories — here are some of them. CGM worked collaboratively with the rest of the Matias team on branding, copy, and design, as … Read More

Matias Product Photography

cgmm2-admin Photography

A selection of product photos shot and edited by CGM while working for Matias Corporation as the full-time Branding and Media Specialist from 2004-2009, as well as on a freelance basis before and since that. These photos were used in package designs, on the website, in magazine ads and editorial, and trade show banners and promotional material.