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Hi! I'm Cíntia Falcão, a designer, developer and passionte about animation currently based in the Amsterdam.

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Research

The beginning of everything… Target audience, goals, tasks, context – blended and fused into meaningful requirements.

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UI/UX Designer

UX designers' main goal is to solve the end-users' problems, and thus the ability to communicate the design to stakeholders and developers is critical to the ultimate success of the design.

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Developer

Great code is its own form of artistry, and it is expressive and beautifully elegant when done well. A great solution to a development challenge shows ingenuity and imagination just as much as a design challenge shows logic and science.

ClIENT PROJECTS

AWH

The Report App is an independent information and reporting center with which an organization immediately makes its point of view clear regarding undesirable behavior in the workplace.

When 2018   For Who DTT
What I did
  • Prototype interactions and visual design.
My Challenges

Create a safe tool that can benefit both employer and employee.

Results

The Report App, an independent reporting point for undesirable behavior in the workplace.

EFDN

A mobile app that promotes an active and healthy lifestyle for football fans. Football fans can earn points for their favorite club thanks to a built-in pedometer. Clubs are competing (inter) nationally for the title healthiest football club in Europe.

When 2018   For Who DTT
What I did
  • Prototype interactions and visual design.
My Challenges

Make a fully functional app with a very small budget.

Results

A small budget and a strict scope eventually end up to create a functional design.

G4S

The G4S app offers security solutions to handle money carefree and safely.

When 2018   For Who DTT
What I did
  • Designed principal's screens of the iOS app.
My Challenges

Keep it aligned with the website identity.

Results

A simple approach to keep the colors and style align with the brand.

ADC

A workflow app model for DTT UI Design team.

When 2018   For Who DTT
What I did
  • Designed a workflow model based in Amsterdam Discovery Challenge app.
My Challenges

Create a workflow model to improve UI designers' task to create a workable app from scratch.

Results

A workflow app model that helps designers and clients to understand the process of developing a mobile app.

Qranio

Qranio is an online platform where people can check their knowledge and get prizes. By signing up, users can choose a category and answer questions. For each correct answer they will receive a specific amount of iQ$ (virtual currency).

When 2015   For Who Qranio.com
What I did
  • Art direction and design of the iOS app.
  • Designed and programmed the Windows app.
  • Designed elements of the Android app.
My Challenges

Update the layout but keep the existing identity, redesigned all icons and images. Work in the design and implematation of the windows app.

Results

Working on a product's identity is a never-ending challenge, it always has something that can be improve or just might be different. But we managed to keep the deadlines for new versions and features during the year.

Saramandaia

Interactive web and mobile app for the TV Show "O fantástico mundo de Saramandaia". In the mobile version you can interact with the characters and elements by touching and moving the device. Design and development of the front-end with HTML, CSS3 and JavaScript.

When 2014   For Who Ato Interativo
What I did
  • Designed and developed the website.
  • Designed and developed the mobile version.
  • Implemented the animations.
My Challenges

It had to work perfectly on all mobile devices and on the web.

Results

I had to make two versions to get the most of the touch feature on the mobile devices.

Vamos Desenhar

Animations for the mobile app "Vamos Desenhar", for teaching kids how to draw. Created using After Effects.

When 2013   For Who Outra Coisa
What I did
  • Created the animations.
My Challenges

The real job was figuring out the best software because there were a lot of steps for each character.

Results

In the end making the animations in After Effects was the best solution I found, the challenge was interesting but the process a bit repetitive.

Docbrown

Illustration for "DocBrown", a Brazilian brand of t-shirts.

When 2014   For Who Docbrown
What I did
  • Suggested new topics.
  • Designed the illustrations.
My Challenges

We had some restriction like, size and number of colors so it was necessary to make many optimizations to obtain a result similar to the idealized.

Results

It was a successful partnership that lasted 2 years and several prints still in the market for sale.