CNN Snapchat Channel

Associate Designer

Studio CNN

Along side another Motion Designer and Graphic Designer, we ran the channel. Together we split the work load and published new content daily while also planning ahead for special edition stories. During my time there, I eventually took responsibility for collecting and publishing content on deadline.


Channel rebrand - Fall 2016

Art direction and original designs by Akoua Smith. Responsible for final After Effects animation templates. 


SummeR - FALL 2016

New design approach and shortened production time. 


Special editions

Multi-snap storytelling.


Winter - Spring 2016

Our original demographic skewed younger.


Monthly Closers

Collaborated, as Animator, on these closers for February and March 2016. Additionally designed and animated 2 non-seasonal closers personally.