CNN Snapchat

Part of a small team, responsible for creating multiple snaps, daily as a motion designer and publishing edition on deadline. Contributed to creative direction and design of overall channel. 

Studio: CNN Digital Design
Platform: Snapchat

Fall 2016

Channel rebrand. Art direction and original art boards by Akoua Smith. Responsible for exploratory and final template animations. 

SummeR - FALL 2016

New design approach and shortened production time. 

Winter - Spring 2016

Originally the channel was skewed to a younger audience. 

Monthly Closers

As an animator -- collaborated on creating these closers for February and March 2016, with 2 additional non-seasonal designs.

Special editions

Experimenting with storytelling across multiple snaps.