skills

Skills

Best from me

Knowledge goes a long way

I am an award winning design professional who loves design and the internet. If you can imagine, I can lay down the basis for nice designs, stunning digital experience and much more, promising brand identities to match your dreams.

Web

Web

HTML5, CSS3, XML, Javascript, PHP, JQuery, Wordpress, Joomla, Responsive design (Bootstrap), SEO.

Design

Design

Adobe CC (Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, Fireworks, Lightroom, Dreamweaver).

App

App development

Objective C for iOS (Licensed Apple developer) / Java for Android (Licensed Google developer) / C# for PSM.

Animation

Animation software

Adobe Flash (with Actionscript), After Effects, Encore, Director and Premiere (Mac and Windows) for both DVD and Blu-Ray authoring.

Programming

Programming

C, C#, Java, Delphi, Perl, Turbo Pascal, ASP, PHP, Visual .NET. Currently learning Ruby On Rails (I like it!!!) and Cocos 2D.

Database

Database and Office

MySQL, Access, Microsoft Office, Google Docs, Pages, Numbers, Keynote. Whatever by any means necessary.

portfolio

Portfolio

Not good but stellar!

Once upon a time there was an idea...

And unlike most ideas, this one found a home! Well, not just one single idea, many ideas did so! Here you have a featured collection of my recent works. I provide: website design, flash & actionscript development, UI/UX, app programming, SEO, DVD authoring, video editing, etc.

Metalium; thumbnail

Metalium

cdrom track

Metalium "Hero-Nation" - cdrom track Jump to
Viajes Nicolás; thumbnail

Viajes N.

Website

Viajes Nicolás website Jump to
Tenpel; thumbnail

Tenpel

iOS app

Tenpel - iOS app Jump to
Terroristars; thumbnail

Terroristars

artwork

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Tenpel; thumbnail

Tenpel "Ciclos"

Interactive DVD

Tenpel "Ciclos" - interactive dvd Jump to
Tenpel; thumbnail

Tenpel "La sangre..."

Interactive DVD

Tenpel "La sangre de Pegaso" - interactive dvd Jump to
Kannon; thumbnail

Kannon "Destino"

Interactive DVD

Kannon "Destino" - interactive dvd Jump to
Aphonnic; thumbnail

Aphonnic

iOS app

Aphonnic - iOS app
Festimad; thumbnail

Festimad

website

Festimad - website Jump to
Hamlet; thumbnail

Hamlet

website

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Dan Hammond; thumbnail

Dan Hammond

Website

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La mujer más fea del mundo; thumbnail

Movie "La mujer..."

website

La mujer más fea del mundo - website
Aphonnic; thumbnail

Aphonnic

Website

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Frontline; thumbnail

Frontline

Website

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Tenpel; thumbnail

Tenpel

Website

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Coilbox; thumbnail

Coilbox

community management

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Thrash Zone; thumbnail

Zinc

cdrom track

Zinc - cdrom track
Zinc; thumbnail

Hamlet

cdrom track

Hamlet - cdrom track
Hora Zulu; thumbnail

Hora Zulu

cdrom track

Hora Zulu "Me duele la boca de decirlo" - cdrom track Jump to
Arch Enemy; thumbnail

Arch Enemy

artwork

Arch Enemy - artwork Jump to
Tenpel; thumbnail

Tenpel

cdrom track

Tenpel "Areté despierta" - cdrom track Jump to
Biotech; thumbnail

Biotech

cdrom track

Biotech "Indivisible" - cdrom track Jump to
Kannon; thumbnail

Kannon

artwork

Kannon "Destino" - artwork
Guía Inferno; thumbnail

Guía Inferno

artwork

Guía Inferno - artwork
No Doubt; thumbnail

No Doubt

fanzine

No Doubt - fanzine
Hamlet; thumbnail

Hamlet "Sanatorio..."

Interactive DVD

Hamlet - Sanatorio - dvd interactivo
Hamlet; thumbnail

Hamlet "Vivo en él"

Interactive DVD

Hamlet - Vivo en él - interactive dvd
Metalium; thumbnail

Metalium

cdrom track

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Las Madres; thumbnail

Las Madres

Website

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Sadman Studios; thumbnail

Sadman Studios

Website

Sadman Studios - website Jump to
Somas Cure; thumbnail

Somas Cure

Website

Somas Cure - website Jump to
Evangelion; thumbnail

Evangelion

Website

Evangelion - website Jump to
Demonik; thumbnail

Demonik

cdrom track

Demonik - cdrom track
No Doubt; thumbnail

Hamlet

book

Hamlet - book
Evangelion; thumbnail

Evangelion

cdrom track

Evangelion - cdrom track
Tenpel; thumbnail

Tenpel "Todo gira..."

Interactive DVD

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Tenpel - Todo gira y vuelve - interactive dvd
Somas Cure; thumbnail

Somas Cure "Mitos"

Interactive DVD

Somas Cure - Mitos - interactive dvd
Tenpel; thumbnail

Tenpel

community management

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Music

music

More than meets the ear

A story of commitment and high fidelity

I love music and I devoted many years to releasing some of the best records I ever heard. Eventually I even had my own record company, Inferno Recordings, that was crucial to many bands' careers and sold over 20,000 records in total.

Cover artwork

February 2004

-15,000 copies sold.
-Hit #4 on Spanish chart.
-Distributed in Spain, France, UK and Portugal.
-Produced by BigSimon.
-Mixed by Fredik Nordstrom.
-Mastered by Mika Jussila.
-MY ROLE: Product manager

Terroristars

Satanistars (CD)
Cover artwork

April 2004

-About 10,000 free copies were given away in several shows. This sampler helped to establish Inferno Recordings as Spain's #1 independent record company in 2006.
-MY ROLE: Label manager

Cover artwork

May 2004

-5,000 copies manufactured.
-Hit #11 on Spanish chart.
-DVD featured the band playing the whole record live.
-Produced by Pablo Iglesias.
-Mastered by Andy VanDette.
-MY ROLE: Executive producer / DVD Authoring

Cover artwork

May 2004

-2,000 copies manufactured.
-Band shared stage with Tool, Deftones, ...
-Produced by Pablo Iglesias.
-Mastered by Andy VanDette.
-MY ROLE: A&R / Executive producer / Band personal manager

Cover artwork

October 2004

-1,000 copies manufactured.
-Produced by Pablo Iglesias.
-Mastered by Andy VanDette.

Cover artwork

December 2004

-5,000 copies sold.
-Produced by BigSimon.
-MY ROLE: A&R / Executive producer

Cover artwork

December 2004

-1,000 copies manufactured.
-CD featured a bonus track, not included in any other release of this record.
-Mixed by Pelle Seather.
-Mastered by Peter In The Betou.
-MY ROLE: Label manager

Cover artwork

January 2007

-2,000 copies manufactured.
-Produced by Jorge Escobedo.
-MY ROLE: Label manager

Cover artwork

February 2007

-10,000 copies manufactured.
-Second sampler from Inferno Recordings, featuring all bands we signed.
-MY ROLE: Label manager

Cover artwork

September 2007

-1,000 copies manufactured.
-Sold out in about 15 days.
-Probably the record of the company rooster that got the best reviews.
-MY ROLE: A&R / Label manager

Cover artwork

June 2006

-2,000 copies sold.
-Produced by Pablo Iglesias.
-Mastered by Andy VanDette.
-MY ROLE: Label manager

Cover artwork

April 2007

-5,000 copies sold.
-Featured top spanish singer Massiel on guest vocals.
-Produced by Pablo Iglesias.
-Mastered by Andy VanDette.
-MY ROLE: Label manager / Executive producer

Cover artwork

May 2007

-500 copies sold.
-Band shared stage with Misfits, Unearth, Pearl Jam, ...
-MY ROLE: Label manager

Avenues & Silhouettes

Oh, how welcoming... (CD)
Cover artwork

May 2010

-325 copies sold.
-Produced and mixed by Carlos Santos.
-Mastered by Mika Jussila.
-MY ROLE: Executive producer / Label manager

Cover artwork

February 2009

-1,000 copies manufactured.
-Produced and mixed by Pablo Iglesias.
-Mastered by Andy VanDette.
-MY ROLE: Executive producer

Cover artwork

January 2010

-1,000 copies manufactured.
-Produced by Tenpel.
-Mixed by Carlos Santos.
-Mastered by Mika Jussila.
-MY ROLE: Executive producer / Band personal manager

Cover artwork

October 2010

-Produced by Tenpel.
-Mixed by Carlos Santos.
-Mastered by Mika Jussila.
-MY ROLE: Label manager & Executive producer / Band personal manager

Cover artwork

October 2010

-1,000 copies manufactured.
-Produced by Tenpel.
-Mixed by Carlos Santos.
-Mastered by Mika Jussila.
-MY ROLE: Executive producer / Band personal manager

Cover artwork

February 2011


-Produced by Tenpel.
-Mixed by Carlos Santos.
-Mastered by Mika Jussila.
-MY ROLE: Executive producer / Band personal manager

Cover artwork

October 2012

-1,000 copies manufactured.
-Band shared stage with Dredg, Lordi, Pearl Jam,...
-Produced by Tenpel.
-Mixed by Carlos Santos.
-Mastered by Mika Jussila.
-MY ROLE: Executive producer / Band personal manager

Cover artwork

June 2014


-Produced by Tom Morris.
-Re-mastered by Alex Cappa.
-MY ROLE: Production assistant, DVD authoring

Cover artwork

June 2014

-Successfully crowdfunded via Verkami website.
-Final project included box set up and book.
-MY ROLE: Production assistant, DVD authoring

Cover artwork

December 2014


-Produced by Carlos Santos.
-Mastering by Mika Jussila.
-MY ROLE: Executive producer

Somas Cure

Sampler (CD)
Cover artwork

January 2015


-Produced by Carlos Santos.
-Mastering by Mika Jussila.
-MY ROLE: Executive producer, DVD authoring

Somas Cure

Mitos (CD+DVD)

Gaming

Gaming

Passion and warfare

From retro to pretty portable devices

My other passion is gaming. I totally enjoy the flashing of pixels on the screen, the sprites and all tech behind those pieces of art. Fave games: Grand Theft Auto, Battlefield, Resident Evil, N.O.V.A., Minecraft and The secret of Monkey Island. Fave consoles? My babies:

about

About

I'm available!

Not so cliché after all

My name is Nicolás García, I live in Madrid, Spain, and I have been designing and/or developing websites, cdrom tracks, dvds and much more beautiful stuff for over ten years. And I still love it! I also spent many years working in the music industry but still saved time to become familiar with app programming and all steps involved in developing rich multimedia interfaces.

That's me

A few facts...

Languages spoken: Spanish, English, German

-Active team worker.
-Hobby Press Punto a Punto website award winner 2000, 2001.
-Community manager for Tenpel and Hamlet (spanish rock bands).

Music: Deftones, The Prodigy, Tenpel, Biffy Clyro, Far, Of Monsters and Men, Toundra, Gojira.
Books: Stephen King "The stand", Clive Barker "The great and secret show", Stieg Larsson "Millenium" trilogy.
Movies: "1997: Escape from NY", "Drive", "Eternal sunshine of the spotless mind", "Oldboy", "My sassy girl", "The secret life of Walter Mitty".
Series: The X-Files, 24, Breaking Bad, Game of Thrones, American Horror Story.
Games: GTA series, The Last of Us, Halo, Street Fighter, Battlefield, Hotline Miami, Metal Gear.

contact

Contact

Want to know more?

Feedback is important!

It is an essential part of learning and definitely suggestions can be critical to achieve certain goals so, why don't we start right now? Please feel free to email me any comments or questions you might have, let's start a connection.

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