I'm David Hall, a seasoned, well-oiled Irish product and user experience designer, focusing on complex systems, creativity and how science and psychology work together to make good design decisions.
I head up design at C&R, where I design enterprise solutions for many of the largest and most interesting companies around, including the top 10 electronics manufacturers, top 3 sporting labels, coolest gaming company, largest furniture retailer and foremost maker of interlocking plastic bricks.
How Alphonse Chapanis, a young psychologist, saved the lives of WWII pilots through clever design.
Design and music intersect in many areas, yet one relatively obscure but creative area is in the design of graphic notation by composers.
Listening is a vital UX skill we can all get better at, and a chatbot experiment from the 1960s teaches us how.
This is the story of a novel and powerful way to visualise your user’s journey, and a traumatising childhood gaming experience.
Shadow doesn’t get as much love as other design elements, such as cool colour palettes or super sexy shapes, but it is vital in communicating interaction.
14 hugely interesting and educational podcasts on design, creativity and psychology to fill any learning void.
Described as the 'Mount Everest' of graphical musical scores, Treatise still manages to surprise with its invention and beauty of graphic notation.
Website for C2P design principles and other resources.
Wizard and list interface design pattern for a product compliance platform.
Website design and photography for careers site.
Branding and illustration for recruitment software platform.
Animated editorial collage.
Poster series focusing on unique creatives.
Poster series featuring redesigned Kubrick film posters.