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Portfolio pieces, infographics, presentations and discussion on aspects of design.

A screenshot of Apple Numbers showing various tables in bright colors

Using Apple Numbers to reverse engineer a broken Excel spreadsheet

I was asked to improve an old Excel spreadsheet no one understood. This is how I did it using Apple Numbers

High contrast, negative black and white image of 2 tall tower blocks with smaller buildings and a river crossed by a bridge.

Japan inverted: a photo manipulation experiment

A series of photo manipulations that turn bright, sunny streets into a dreamscape of black and white.

Chart showing Nissan and Toyota new vehicle registrations between 2015 and Q3, 2023. It shows how Toyota passed Nissan in 2019 and has been a larger seller since.

Does Nissan sell more cars than Toyota in the UK?

How I fact-checked an internet claim - and turned it into a LinkedIn infographic.

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How to use stock images in your content marketing

Images are an essential ingredient of content marketing. This guide will show you how to find images that work for your brand and don't land you in hot water.

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Report and editorial design

Examples and samples from my work designing high-impact reports, brochures and magazines

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Infographics & Charts

A selection of charts and infographics designed for PowerPoint presentations, blogs and reports

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Apple Keynote Decks

From my portfolio, a small selection of Apple Keynote decks designed to win investment and new customers.

Graphic with a camera and strobe light on the left, and a Polaroid of a woman standing against a wall on the right.

How to set a budget for your content marketing photoshoot

Photos are an essential part of content marketing. Question is, how big does your budget need to be to get outstanding results?

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How to add a dynamic footer to an Apple Keynote slide deck

A unique footer for each Keynote deck is important to keeping track of who saw what. This is how to add a footer that you don't have to change on every slide template.

My name is Ross Hori

I'm a freelance writer, designer and photographer. By day I create articles, features and reports. At night I take photos and write fiction.

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