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Hi, I'm Masato Arai

I'm a web developer, Python & JavaScript fancier, originally from Tokyo and now based in Liverpool for weekdays, London for almost every weekend and once a month in Manchester. I currently work at Tokyo (UK) Digital as a web developer. I previously worked at The Neighbourhood as a Creative Technologist.

Here is some projects I have involved so far.

MOX LAUNCH PARTY

Key tech:

React, Styled Components, Now (Serverless Deployments)

R-a-d-i-o

Key tech:

Django(2.0.3), Python(3.7.0), PostgreSQL, Google Cloud Platform - App Engine, Cloud Storage, Cloud SQL

About project:

Independent Radio Stations Archives

Urban Splash

Key tech:

Craft CMS, Salesforce Integration, Image Optimisation, Google Maps Integration, AWS Load Balancer, AWS CloudFront

About project:

Urban Splash is a British company which is an award winning and regenerates decaying industrial warehouses, mills, Victorian terraced houses and other buildings.

Home Insprd

Key tech:

React, React Router, axios, webpack, Tumblr API

About project:

Home Insprd is an inspiration site for the layout, material, decoration, style, anything in the house.

The London Warehouse

Key tech:

Smooth Scroll Mechanism, Parallax, High Performance Scroll cross browsers

About project:

This is Manchester’s hottest new destination, The London Warehouse's one page website.

Canvas Lab

Key tech:

WebGL, canvas, threejs, PixiJS

About project:

2D/3D canvas experimental website

Gasholders London

Key tech:

Craft CMS, Animated Page Transition

About project:

This website is for brand new luxury apartment which is located at Kings Cross in London. The design has  tiled layout and smooth page transition are my favourite in this project.

React Cooooooolour

Key tech:

React, Create React App

About project:

Background colour changes depends on the number of the clock Hex code.

Othello

Key tech:

CSS3

About project:

This is experimental / interactive flip animation for 36 days of type. 

Hyper-Reality

Key tech:

60 FPS Parallax

About project:

Hyper-Reality is a concept film by Keiichi Matsuda.

Photolog

Key tech:

Craft CMS

About project:

My personal story telling photo blog. Each page is divided by day by day.

ATELIER KEIICHI MATSUDA

Melody Walks

Key tech:

Max MSP, Kinect, Motion Sensor

About project:

This project is collaboration project with Intel ICRI Urban team

aquaptic

Key tech:

Arduino, Distance Sensor, Interactive

About project:

This is my mid-term project about physical computing brief in my course.

AInsole

About project:

This is a concept project of different perspective of AI what if it 's more familiar to everyone in the future.