Jonathan Gore

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15 movie posters by legendary late designer Bill Gold

Gold’s design for Casablanca was his second assignment, fresh out of Pratt.<p>Yesterday was a sad day for design and film: The legendary movie poster designer Bill Gold–who made iconic images for <i>Casablanca</i>, <i>A Clockwork Orange</i>, <i>Alien</i>, and more than 1,000 other motion pictures–died at age 97. Today, in an …

Posters

Top 10 Podcasts for Designers and Creatives

Ready for a good listen? A great podcast can provide inspiration as well as a mental break while you work or relax. There’s no shortage of …

Self-improvement

New film tells the story of Canadian graphic design

Having raised almost $100,000 on Kickstarter – nearly $20,000 over its target – Design Canada, a documentary about the history of Canadian graphic …

Graphic Design

Full version of AutoDesk’s SketchBook app for iOS, Mac, Android & Windows is now FREE

This offer has expired!<p>Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and more. Sign-up for our newsletters and have our best offers delivered to your inbox daily.<p>Today, the folks over at AutoDesk have announced that the full version of its SketchBook app for iOS, Android, Mac and Windows …

Autodesk

Designer Challenges Himself To Create Logos With Hidden Meanings For A Year, And Result Is Amazing

Wordplay is a never-ending source of amusement for me, with puns, spoonerisms and double entendres bringing a little extra color and life to the …

Graphic Design

15 Latest and Best Loading Animations to Make User Enjoy Waiting

Nowadays, since internet speed has been highly improved, people can smoothly open a website/app within seconds and get their desired information …

UI Design

22 free ebooks for designers and artists

There's always been a healthy market for commercial graphic design books, illustration books and student books written by experts, and this isn't …

Graphic Design

Letter Design Library Collects Beautiful Vintage Types For Your Inspiration

<b>Are you in need</b> of some vintage type inspiration? ‘The Art of Letter Design’ on Tumblr might just help you out.<p><b>The library is a treasure trove</b> of …

A to Z of oil paint techniques

Martin Kinnear, head of Norfolk Painting School, walks us through the world of oil paint, one letter at a time<p>A – Alla prima<p>Painting wet-on-wet or …

The New ‘Deadpool 2’ Trailer Has Arrived, Chock-Full Of Nuts

The first trailer for <i>Deadpool 2</i> channeled Bob Ross, and the second trailer was centered around Cable (Josh Brolin) and left us with a lot of questions about uncredited actors spotted in the footage, possibly assembling the X-Force. Colossus actor Stefan Kapičić later confirmed Terry Crews was one …

How to add perspective to your images

Struggling to give your work a strong sense of perspective? There are perspective tools built into both Photoshop and Illustrator that will help (for …

Tutorials

Infographic: What graphics design trends are hot for 2018?

Are your visuals current enough to hold viewers’ attention?<p>With the speed of change that drives online content creators, keeping your website fresh …

Here’s the trailer for Peter Jackson’s Mad-Max-but-rolling-steampunk-cities movie

The cities eat other cities<p><i>Mortal Engines</i> takes place in a post-apocalyptic England where massive wheeled cities roam the blasted landscape, hunting down smaller wheeled towns and consuming them for parts, fuel and labor — and you can get a look at exactly that process in the movie’s first trailer …

The 15 Most Important Graphic Designs You’ve Never Seen

Jens Müller, author of History of Graphic Design. Vol. 1, 1890–1959, offers up a selection of hidden gems in his remarkable new book.<p>The publishing house Taschen has released a tremendous new book on early 20th-century graphic design. <i>History of Graphic Design. Vol. 1, 1890–1959</i> packs more than …

How To (Legally) Download Or Stream Movies For Free

It's easy to find movies to download or stream; even for law-abiding popcorn munchers! If you're flying straight and narrow or want to support and …

Netflix And Sizzle: The 10 Steamiest Netflix Originals

The ultimate 'Netflix & Chill' collection!<p>Photo: NETFLIX ; Illustration: Dillen Phelps<p><i>Orange is the New Black</i> <br>Piper and Alex, Stella and Piper, …

A Disney artist's guide to mixed media

As a Disney interpretive artist, I wouldn’t be doing Walt justice if I wasn’t pushing the boundaries of art.<p>Walt Disney himself introduced us to the …

Art

How to draw a character in pen and ink

As an artist at a game studio I’ve forgotten most traditional mediums, but ink always calls back to me. After a day of staring into monitors, I want …

Sketching

13 incredible tools for creating infographics

Done right, infographics can be a great way to make sense of complex data. The best infographics transform complex information and data into graphics …

Infographics

Brutally honest posters for Oscar-nominated movies

The 2018 Academy Awards are fast approaching. Leading the nominations this year are The Shape of Water (with a whopping 13 nominations), Three …

Posters

Watch: 15 Graphic Design Trends For 2018

<b>Philip VanDusen,</b> founder and chief creative officer of NYC-based Verhaal Brand Design, lays bare 15 trends that graphic designers should note for …

Graphic Design

Free Sans Serif Typefaces That Could Make Your Projects Look More Sophisticated

Image via Marius Kempken<p><b>Sans serif fonts</b> are often favored for use in modern graphic design, thanks in part to their versatility and readability. …

Logo Designs by Marka Network

Creative logo designs from 2016 – 2017 by Marka Network.Based in Istanbul, Turkey, Marka Network is a branding and graphic design agency specializing …

Graphic Design

Create a character with a strong pose in Photoshop

Creating exaggerated male characters is all about exaggeration, pushing the shapes, fun, motion and camera angle to the limit. A character design …

Graphics

My Must-Have iOS Apps, 2017 Edition

With the transition to iPad Pro as my primary computer fully achieved in 2016 and not surprising anymore, in 2017 I turned my attention to three other key areas of my life: working with the MacStories team, managing my time, and finding my favorite apps among many competing alternatives.<p>For the …

Top Web Design Trends To Watch In 2018

It’s that time of the year again. What’s going to be hot in web design next year?<p>Previously I covered web design trends to watch in 2016 and 2017. This year, I reached out to seven experts from various fields and asked what they feel is going to dominate web design in 2018.<p>I can tell you that 2018 …

UI Design

6 Questions to Help You Discover Your Creative Niche as an Artist

When transitioning into a creative career, it's not enough to simply think “I want to be an artist” or “I want to be a designer.” Visual arts, photography, and design are such big categories that you'll want to figure out where your niche is and how you define yourself as an artist.<p>For some, this …

Interaction Design & UI/UX: inTheaters. Mobile App

We are taking a look at this mobile app concept called: inTheaters, designed by Arthur Galustyan. This is a combination of interaction design and …

Move Over Lava Lamps!

Meet, Hologrampy! One part decorative novelty item, one part speaker… it gives your listening experience a boost with a stunning visual …