JULY celebrates "Freedom Month" with patriotic graphics, summer reading, and on-the-road digital photography! Be sure to send in your BEST discoveries to share with the graphic arts community!
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The Gallery at Graphic-Design.com

The Gallery at the Design & Publishing Center sometimes runs across particularly outstanding art, that we like to share it with the rest of the Design Center readership. Please enjoy the exhibits ... July 7, 2009

New life for old brochures

Several readers recently requested a very old page from DTG about unique folding designs. Here are several great folding tricks (updated) that are sure to involve your reader as your message unfolds! June 30, 2009

Future History at Risk

Do you shoot digital photos? Fred reflects on old photographs and preserving today's history for tomorrow's generations. Today's storage and media will probably not last -- putting our future history in jeopardy. June 30, 2009

Twenty Years of Photoshop

Since Photoshop was first introduced, our Photoshop Tips & Tricks appeared in the pages of DTG. In fact, we invented the term. Then, when the internet and web became graphical, we began including Photoshop Tips & Tricks in the Design & Publishing Center as well. Here are past articles too numerous to move into this new content management system ... June 25, 2009

Design Department continues...

Design is the cornerstone of this web site, and for over 20 years DTG has focused on the techniques for creating great design including: logos, layout, typography, desktop publishing, Quark XPress, Adobe InDesign, PageMaker, Serif, and historic encounters with some of the leading designers in the world ... the Design Center's DTG Magazine Archives Index June 11, 2009

PHOTOGRAPHICS Continues...

PHOTOGRAPHICS brings focus to everything surrounding photography, digital cameras, digital photographs, stock photography, photo products, online photo and camera resources, tips, tricks, and techniques. Post your web site or photography samples for possible review and a visit from our readers ... and continue enjoying the Photographics Department June 11, 2009

Who will own the internet?

It's hard to believe that in a short fifteen years or so the internet has grown so ubiquitous that the majority of the world truly believes it's 'just there.' The internet is rapidly approaching a turning point. What's at stake? The difference between right and wrong. June 11, 2009

Google Apps: The Missing Manual

Sooner or later, you'll want to learn Google Apps, which includes a word processor, spreadsheet, and other office productivity programs, now poses serious competition to Microsoft Office's dominant position on business desktop applications June 1, 2009

Business Department continues on the next page

THE BUSINESS DEPARTMENT focuses on business management for graphic designers and creatives, including: management, marketing, promotion, accounting, bidding, legal issues, copyright and operating your creative business for maximum profitability. Continue reading past business articles at www.graphic-design.com/DTG/Business/ May 16, 2009

Web Design and Review

The Design Center's WEB department began in the early 1990s as an adjunct to Fred Showker's "Web Design" seminars syndicated by DGEF and hosted at Macworld. Who would have known that the first "Ten Deadly Sins of Web Design" would be replicated thousands of times across the internet. Archives of past articles can be found in the Web Design & Review May 11, 2009