Our team

Hannah Brownlow

Managing consultant

Describe what you do at BrightCarbon

I turn words into pictures and help BrightCarbon’s clients get their message across with engaging visuals.

Kids

Marco. My car.

Pets

I’ve kept a corn plant alive for two years.

Drinks

Coffee and tea. And the java and me.

Degrees

MA (Hons) Italian

3 words that describe me

Curly blue hair.

Couldn't do my job without

A computer.

Hidden skill

I can hang from my toes.

Join the BrightCarbon mailing list for monthly invites and resources

Tell me more!

Recent articles by Hannah Brownlow

Jan 2019

Have you ever thought about what makes some PowerPoint slides look a bit too much like PowerPoint? The Wipe animation effect is a chief culprit with its soft gradient edge. But there is an alternative, and it involves one of my favourite PowerPoint tricks, called ‘the mask’. So without further ado read on to learn three masking effects in PowerPoint to tidy up your slides, and bring them into the 21st century.

Jan 2019

Microsoft has released Presentation Translator, a translation tool for PowerPoint. It’s part of the Microsoft Garage Experimental Project, so you can imagine it’s not perfect yet, but it promises big. According to the website, it is a PowerPoint add-in that allows you to add live subtitles to your presentation, and it will translate the text in your PowerPoint document. But – does it work?