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ed (at) extracogent (dot) com

Awards & Recognition

Ed's work has been featured in various design magazines and popular blogs. His awards include:

+ 2008 Interactive Media Awards, Best In Class Award for Nonprofit
+ 2008 Practical Web Design Magazine, Showcase Gallery
+ 2008 Webby Awards Official Honoree
+ 2007 STEP Inside Design Magazine, Best of Web
+ 2007 DynamicGraphics Magazine, RE:Design Winner


Expert in Photoshop, Illustrator, AfterEffects, and Flash Proficient in DHTML, JavaScript, CSS, Processing, and XML

Ed has carried complex web projects from concept to completion and has been in too many client presentations to count.

About ExtraCogent

ExtraCogent is the portfolio of Edward Shin, interaction designer and developer in Pittsburgh, PA.

Ed is a visual thinker with a penchant for user interfaces and data visualization. When not improving web apps, Ed tackles graphic design and branding projects. If you're not careful, you'll get him started about how horrible the interfaces are in most interactive devices.

Ed earned his B.S. in Computational Biology from Carnegie Mellon University where he spent more time agonizing over the aesthetics of his lab reports than the actual results.

Experience & Client List

Ed has over 10 years of experience doing world-class interactive design with top creative design agencies. His client list includes American Eagle Outfitters, Intel, Pennsylvania Dept. of Tourism, Harvard Univ, and Carnegie Mellon Univ,.

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