Matthew Bates's Profile
- Website: www.backpacker.com
- Current Job: Creative Director / Outdoor Group at Active Interest Media
- Location: Boulder, CO
Posted Junior Designer to Job Board
Active Interest Media seeks a junior designer to work in its Boulder Design Group. We publish a number of multiple magazines, including Backpacker, Climbing, Old House Journal, Timber Home Living and Arts and Crafts Homes. The Designer will assist the...
Commented on Cover of the Day, March 7, 2011
Love how clean the image is. Really grabs you....
Commented on Three Questions: At Home with Illustrator Noma Bar
Thanks for the post. Love the BAFTA programs. Noma's work is wonderful....
Commented on A Tale of Two Free Magazine Apps
Thanks for posting this Jeremy. Really interesting. I think the workflow issue is only going to become bigger as these products become more complex. It will be interesting to see reader response to these "single view" versions. I have yet...
Commented on Seattle Met Magazine Flash Mob Cover
Great work Ben....
- Favorited Field & Stream on Winners 2010
Commented on 5 Questions for The Wonderfactory on the Apple Tablet
Interesting interview. I, like many of us, saw the video, but having the thoughts behind its creation really helps. I agree that it would be great to have one platform to learn. It really is a fascinating world we are...
Commented on The Making of Dan Winters' 'Periodical Photographs'
What a great project. The book is beautiful. I am absolutely convinced Dan's portrait for us was an overwhelming factor in Backpacker winning its silver medal this year. I completely agree with you that he is one of the best...
Commented on Portland Monthly
Really nice work Hector. The magazine is looking great and the timeline is too fun. Glad to see Oregon represent....
Posted Backpacker to Contest
To say that Backpacker readers love the outdoors is like saying kids love Halloween: true enough, yet wildly understated. Our readers enjoy a consuming passion, one that guides everything from the vacations they take (national parks) to the places they...
Commented on Be Careful What You Wish For
What a great poster. I love the detail....