Lifestyle

This page shows everything I have written, edited or project managed on the subject of Lifestyle:


Contributor to Quarto Publishing's 1001 before you die books (August 2006):
 
1001 paintings to see before you die
From ancient Egyptian wallpaintings to contemporary Western canvases, this book is truly comprehensive in scope and beautiful to leaf through.


I wrote about The Blacker Gachet I by Mark Alexander, The Suez Canal by Albert Rieger, Untitled (Emergency Room) by Fiona Rae, King Gustav I Vasa of Sweden Addressing Men from Dalarna in Mora by Johan Gustaf Sandberg, View of the 'Grossglockner' mountain by Marcus Pernhart and Road to Zenica by Peter Howson.

Tags:  1001 before you die books  Art  Writing  Consumer  Books/Audiobooks  Lifestyle  





Freelance production editing on If - Toyota magazine for contract publisher Just Customer Communication (May 2005):
 
If - Toyota magazine


Tags:  If - Toyota magazine  Cars  Editing  Consumer  Magazines  Lifestyle  





Freelance production editor for Asian Woman for The Accessory people (August 2004):
 
Asian Woman
The biggest Asian magazine in the world


Tags:  Asian Woman  Lifestyle  Editing  Consumer  Magazines  Entertainment  Fashion  





Freelance production editor for Asian Bride for Asian Interactive Media (November 2003 to February 2004):
 
Asian Bride
Don't get married without it.


Tags:  Asian Bride  Lifestyle  Editing  Consumer  Magazines  Fashion  





Production editor for Jaguar magazine for Haymarket Publishing (May 2002 to November 2002):
 
Jaguar magazine
Jaguar Magazine is the official magazine of Jaguar Cars, and is produced in 11 different languages for a global audience


I was responsible for organising the design, writing, editing, and translation of Jaguar magazine in Britain, Australia, USA, France, Spain, Germany and Japan. I liased with writers, the editor and deputy editor, translators and clients to produce all the versions of this quarterly magazine on a tight three monthly schedule. I proofed all the pages before printing and also wrote copy for news and small features.

Tags:  Jaguar magazine  Cars  Editing  Consumer  Magazines  Project management  Lifestyle  Travel  





Editorial co-ordinator for TV7 magazine which was sent to all the million+ subscribers to television subscription service ITV Digital (from September 2001 to May 2002) for contract publishing agency Just Customer Communication:
 
TV7
ITV Digital’s weekly television listing magazine





I ensured the editorial process ran smoothly for a team of twenty people. As well as co-ordinating the workflow from initial copy chasing to proofing the layouts, I liased between the editorial department, production department and the printers.

Tags:  TV7  Television  Editing  Consumer  Magazines  Film  Lifestyle  





Writer and later content editor for ONnet , the ONdigital website – the first interactive web portal accessible through a television (from October 2000 to June 2001):
 
ONnet
Interactive internet television from ONDigital


I specialised in television highlights but also worked with video, game, music reviews, celebrity gossip, home and garden advice, health tips, car reviews, music and arts listings.

I also ensured a smooth editorial workflow by tracking the editorial process from chasing copy and pictures to preparing the finished layouts.

Tags:  ONnet  Television  Editing  Consumer  Websites  Lifestyle  Cars  Entertainment  Film  Project management  Art  Music  Writing