About Will Gibbons

As a formally-trained product designer, I combine smart communication with a deep, technical understanding of CGI to create renderings for large brands that have a story to tell.


Email: will@willgibbonsdesign.com


Oliver Knights
Ion Me
First Sense Medical

Awards & Honorable Mentions

Appointed: Product Design Industry Thought Leader on LinkedIn [2016]
Featured: 50 Top Industrial Design Online Resources [2016]
Awarded:Named 1 of 25 Indie 'Preneurs To Watch (by Fizzle.co.) [2015]
Won: KeyShot 6 Beta Image Contest [2015]
Presented: Freelancing webinar; proceeds benefiting children's charity [2015]
Featured: On Coroflot, Behance & Designserved [2010,2011]


Publications & Features

3D Artist - Issue 116 - Contributed to article: 39 Top Tips for Better Rendering
SolidProfessor.com - Case Study
3D Artist - Issue 85 - Contributed to article: 25 Tips and Tricks for Using KeyShot
Core77.com - Article - 7 Tips for Nailing that Industrial Design Job Interview
Core77.com - Article - The Path to Global Design Director
Creativebloq.com - Article - 5 Ways Pinterest Can Help You as a Designer
Creativebloq.com - Article - 10 Ways to Share Your Creativity and Get Discovered
KeyShot.com/blog - Feature - Will Gibbons Previews KeyShot 6 Pro Features
ProductDesignHub.com - Article - Six Major Distinctions Many People Can't Make Between Design and Art
Freelancermap.com - Article - Nine Things I Wish I Knew Before I Began Freelancing
TheSydneyMorningHerald.com - Article - I Built a Business in 30 Hours With the Help of Six Strangers
TheSketchMonkey.com - Article - Greatness Defined: 9 Traits of a Great Designer

Speaking Engagements & Presentations

RenderWorld 2018: Paséa Hotel & Spa, Huntington Beach, CA (2018)
Animation Masterclass - KeyShot Workshop
The Art of Workflow - KeyShot Workshop

RenderWorld 2017: Paséa Hotel & Spa, Huntington Beach, CA (2017)
Master Lighting - KeyShot Workshop
Pro Features to Eliminate Re-Work - KeyShot Workshop

Thought At Work: Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY (2016)
Beginner & Advanced KeyShot Workshops
Continuously Creative: Micro Conference, Douglas, MI (2015)
What is Good Design?
Collaborative Design Career Day: Haworth inc, Holland, MI (2014)
On Design as a Career