One of the most popular fitness apps on the App Store, 30 Day Fitness represented one the most challenging projects for me. As a solo UI designer working on this app, I took the original interface to the next level by redesigning it from the ground up and rethinking the whole user experience with my team at Bending Spoons. The app has been subsequently featured by Apple in more than a hundred countries.
Boxy is the best Inbox by Gmail client, available on the Mac App Store. I co-created it with Francesco Di Lorenzo, the developer, and I curated from the start the product design, marketing and social media presence. I also created the official website and I give customer support. The app has been downloaded more than 30k times.
Short film directed by Gaetano Narducci, winner of Foggia Student Film Fest 2016. It's about a casual encounter between a Philosophy professor and young, smartphone addicted, student.
Umbra is a short film directed by Carlo Fenizi, written with Maria Antonietta Di Pietro. It's set in “Foresta Umbra”, a beautiful forest in Gargano land. "Umbra" means shadowy and for a reason: shooting in the dark forest proved to be challenging indeed.
Feature-lenght documentary on the Singers of Carpino, an old tradition of Christian music, written and directed by my father Giovanni Rinaldi.
I was the Visual FX Supervisor for this Italian noir feature film, directed by Alessandro Piva. I worked closely with the post-production team, and my work ranged from adding blood spatters to removing unwanted shadows and reflections.
Strophes was a great OS X app to read lyrics of your favorite songs, developed by Alfredo Delli Bovi and designed by Gordon Irving. This little commercial was entirely created in Apple Motion.
Io, Bologna dipendente is a short mockumentary I wrote, directed and edited. It won the first prize at the competition Next Step: Bologna. I wrote it in a few minutes and we shot it in a few hours.
I hosted the show for the EasyPodcast Network with Diego Petrucci and Federico Travaini. It was a great and unusual experience, and certainly one that gave me a lot of confidence.