Author Archives: torgnyhylen

About torgnyhylen

I'm an digital creative director working in Cape Town South Africa for Ogilvy Interactive. I've been designing in some capacity for the last 14 years, 12 of those online. I love what I do... and if there was one thing I wish I could do more of... it would be to paint. Besides movies and art, my other serious past-time is good old pen & paper role-playing games. Writing stories for friends that take years to complete and are improved beyond recogination by their participation is a real kick.

New Dark Heresy character art

The character concept sketches continue. Here are the five character portraits for my Dark Heresy game. They are a mix of found and shot imagery using only Photoshop. Each portrait took less than 6 hours and are a result of … Continue reading

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Thailand is beautiful

Thailand is a magical country, full of smiling patient locals, overweight red tourists, delicious food and furry mosquitoes. The thai massages are a daily indulgence. The water is warm and very salty. The ladyboys like me (go figure) and it’s … Continue reading

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iPhone Brushes doodles

Here are some doodles I have made on the iPhone using brushes between moments.

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Dark Heresy Roleplaying Game

Ever since I first saw space marines and genestealers back in the late eighties, I was wanted to roleplay in that universe. The table top mass combat was fun and all, but I was (am) a roleplayer, not a miniatures … Continue reading

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Hylen Digital

I have left Ogilvy in June 2009 and started my own small one-man digital design agency. It has been going really well and I love the balance of working on really arty pieces of work (Big Bang Love) and far … Continue reading

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Let’s walk up the mountain

tablemt018 Originally uploaded by torgnyhylen I walked up Table Mountain along Platteklip Gorge on Sunday and I have to say I thoroughly enjoyed the experience. I went with friends Greg and Shaaron, neither of whom had done the walk. It … Continue reading

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What do the Bahamas and Cannes have in common?

Well me. I’ve been to both and uploaded my photos to flickr. The Bahamas were taken 5 years ago, December 2003 and Cannes was this year July 2008 at the advertising awards show. Enjoy. 🙂

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