Fred entered journalism in 1999 as a photographer, then developed his writing as a reporter for the first French edition of Metro. His love for design led him to become a freelance art director and editorial consultant for a number of publications including Metro, Bild Zeitung, and La Tribune. He also worked as a project manager in the marketing industry. Fred joined Garcia Media in 2009 as a designer on the relaunch of l’Equipe. He teaches Master’s courses in visual journalism and is a passionate autodidact.
TAKEAWAY: It’s finally here, after seven months of work between the Garcia Media team and that of La Nueva , today, readers in Bahia Blanca welcome the new chapter in this regional daily’s history.
- La Nueva Provincia: the media quartet comes to Bahia Blanca
- La Nueva Provincia: The Styleguide
- Argentina’s La Nueva Provincia: it’s a new look across platforms
- Front page variety and those European dailies
- Newsweek in print: Chronicle of an unexpected resurrection
iPad Design Lab: Storytelling in the Age of the Tablet
The hands-on guide by Mario R. García to designing engaging and easy-to-use tablet news apps is now available on the iBookstore for iPad, as well as in a basic version for Amazon Kindle and Google Books. The iPad edition features video walkthroughs, audio introductions to each chapter, swipeable slideshows, a glossary and a sophisticated look and feel.