Portfolios and example portfolios

Ways of presenting work, and tools and services to help with the task.

Last updated 2019, and not currently maintained.


Advice and perspective

Software and hosting services


Portfolios by individuals

Type I

Graphic designers, interaction designers, unicorn designer-developers,
illustrators, typographers, and cartographers

Type II

Photographers, artists, architects, and industrial designers

Type III

Writers and journalists

Type IV

Developers and allied practitioners

A note for friends and colleagues: I know many talented designers, and most of their portfolios don’t appear here. I value your work, but lists can only be so long.


Design firms, ad/digital agencies, and architecture studios. Know that what gets a design firm hired by a client is not quite the same as what gets an individual designer hired by a firm.

National and international

DC region