WATCH OUT if you're a traditional ad agency with a limited suite of standardized creative and media services. You're likely to have less budget, control and influence with your client. This is an essential report from CMO May 12, 2010
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!
WHAT DOES FREEDOM MEAN TO YOU?
montage your visual symbols for "freedom" and win prizes!
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In case you didn't make it to the February Graphics of the Americas conference, here's an education opportunity for graphic designers and print specialists -- the conference session presentations are available for download ... May 7, 2010
Designing patterns is difficult because of the intricate demand to detail, and the level of skill required to visualize how the finished pattern will evolve. Let's look at some accomplished pattern designers and see their secrets ... April 30, 2010
Discovering a site that makes words with photographs that form letters gave us the opportunity to experiment with Adobe Photoshop Blending Modes to generate some interesting variations on Wordmark's photographic fonts April 28, 2010
This Photoshop tutorial answers a call for help from a Photoshop 911 reader, with a series of steps used to simulate the famous "Looney Tunes" logo screen -- while practicing techniques common to all versions of Photoshop -- that all Photoshop users should know April 28, 2010
This documentary about one of the most important graphic designers of all times is required viewing for anyone involved in or interested in visual communications on any level. Here's my full review and exploration of this landmark movie. April 28, 2010
Last month's "Flaming Text in Photoshop" inspiration page was so hot -- the third most popular page in the site for March, we thought we would hurry up and get the second flaming, sparkling, burning, magma, inferno typography text effects page out there to re-ignite you on fire! April 28, 2010
For web developers, the Oxygen XML is an XML Editor and XML Author containing a comprehensive set of tools supporting all the XML related technologies -- you get a CSS driven Visual XML editor April 27, 2010
April showers brought May flowers, and along with an elegant Art Deco display font, and a chunky, man-size font we get an all new dingbats font of wonderful flowers! All from the vector pen of Gerald Gallo April 27, 2010
President Obama's grasp of digital brand strategy revolutionized American politics and became one of the most important examples of social media branding of this era -- now, learn about "Emotional" branding. April 26, 2010