Christina Pettenato

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UX Your Life

Am I late to the party? I am just now delving into the magical world of UX, and the more I read and study, I can't help but take the principles of this glorious tech/business/design world and think about how these frameworks apply to how I would like to live my actual life, too. Why, you ask?<p><b>1. UX</b> …

Celebrity culture in web design

Every industry has its heroes and celebrities—well, we web designers don’t have anything like the powerhouse that is Brangelina, and none of us are …

Web Design

Flatland: surreal drone photography from Istanbul

Turkish photographer Aydın Büyüktaş owns a drone, and you can bet he would not take your average shots with it. Used to distorting the real world in …

Aerial Photography

What to Expect in 2016: Predictions from Top Creatives

<i>10, 9, 8…</i> Are you ready to ring in the new year?If you’re still trying to figure out where 2015 went, well, we can’t help you there. (Though, if you …

Designer Spotlight: Futura

<i>The following is an article from the Fall 2015 Issue of HOW Magazine. Find the full issue in MyDesignShop or Subscribe.</i><b>Contributed by Grant</b> …

Graphic Design

Self-Management Trumps Passion in Design-Driven Startup Performance

Although all startup founders of design driven startups are passionate - still ninety-two percent of them will fail within three years, according to a joint Berkeley - Stanford study. While passion may be a core capability, it can hardly be called a competitive advantage, so, what characteristics …

5 Technologies That Are Changing Creative Work

New technologies hit the market every day, but a few change the way creative work is being done on a large scale. They allow more people to accomplish what only a few were once able to do. They're beautiful to behold, simple to use, and easy to integrate into the workflow of creatives across the …

Adobe Portfolio offers simple website design tools to show off your work

Adobe Portfolio has been introduced, presumably replacing the very similar Behance ProSite, and we're sure it won't be long before Creative Cloud …

Graphic Design

NASA Space Travel Posters

An illustrated poster series that gives us a vision of the future of NASA’s space tourism.<p>Inspired by their commissioned work for NASA Jet Propulsion …