Leslie Neo

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10 Tips for Successful Street Photography

The essence of street photography is about documenting everyday life and society on the streets. You can find opportunities to practice street …

Street Photography

I Gave Up on Squarespace and Built My Own Photo Website from Scratch

For the past several years my photography website called Squarespace home. Among online, fully-contained, content management systems, it is hard to …

Web Design

50 Incredible Editorial Designs From Around The World

<i>Editorial design is a fascinating field that combines our abilities for creative typography, smart layouts and clever compositions.</i><p>All around the …

Graphic Design

New Logo & Graphic Identity for Assembly by Ragged Edge — BP&O

Opinion by Richard Baird & Seth Rowden Assembly is a new hotel from Criterion Capital located on London’s Charing Cross Road. It throws out expensive …

Graphic Design

Sports Illustrations by Charlie Davis

Various sports illustrations created by Charlie Davis in 2018.Do you remember our feature of Charlie Davis‘ submission for this year’s ‘36 days of …

Graphic Design

6 great logo ideas that break the mould

Making a good logo great is about taking the brief that one step further. Nicely crafted, fit-for-purpose designs that meet, rather than confound, …

Graphic Design

From landscapes to chip shops, famed Magnum photographer Elliott Erwitt captures Scotland

Widely regarded one of the world’s most influential living photographers, Elliott Erwitt’s subjects have included Marilyn Monroe and Jackie Kennedy. …

Street Photography

Firefox is getting a new logo (or 10)

When you think of “Firefox,” you probably think of something that looks like this:<p>Or, perhaps, something like this:<p>That logo (or some iteration between the two) has been the browser’s logo since it launched back in 2002. Its time for change, Mozilla says.<p>In a blog post about “evolving the Firefox …

Software

10 Photography Tips to Help You Take Your Photography up a Level

The best lessons are the ones you learn the hard way. Here are 10 photography tips I learned after lots of frustration, discouragement, money lost, …

Photography Tips

8 Best Web Design Portfolio Examples for Learning in 2018

Excellent design is integral for an effective web design portfolio. These 8 fresh online web design portfolio examples will provide you with …

Web Design

Copywriting vs. Content Writing: What Is the Difference and What Should You Be Doing for your Blog?

Free-Photos / Pixabay<p>You’ve got a blog, but are you writing the right kind of posts? According to HubSpot, 53 percent of marketers say that blogging …

Marketing

Midlife crisis? It’s a myth. Why life gets better after 50

We don’t peak in middle age, say the experts. So forget about the stereotypes and embrace change<p>Beware midlife! You will be prone to sudden, disruptive upheaval. Around the age of 50 your productivity, creativity and adaptability begin their inexorable decline. With them, happiness ebbs. Your best …

Middle Age

What is User Experience (UX) Design?

How to Change Your Career from Graphic Design to UX Design<p>If there’s an occupation that is 100% linked with the public’s idea of what design is all …

Hand Lettering Works by Tobias Saul

The last time we have featured the work of Tobias Saul was around 2014, already 4 years has passed since. It's nice to see Tobias still kicking and …

Typography

Edible Insects

Design: Ghada Wali<br>Project Type: Student<br>School: Istituto Europeo di Design IED Firenze<br>Course: Graphic design Degree<br>Packaging Content: Edible …

Customer and User Perception of Value and What it Means to Designers

Often we talk about value and we mean “financial value” a concept that can be measured in dollars and cents or pounds and pennies or whatever …

Photography Philosophy 101

Dear friend, Photography is philosophy. Let me expand some of my thoughts with you: First and foremost, I’ve learned that photography is one of the …

The Epson R-D1 - A budget friendly Leica alternative

This is the Epson RD1, the first digital range finder with a Leica-m mount. It was released back in 2004 but still cost a pretty penny on the used …

This adorable kids’ book is also a parable for designers

The Japanese design firm Nendo is back–this time with possibly the cutest picture book you’ve ever seen created by its founder, Oki Sato. Called <i>Not Just a Cup</i>, the book follows a lone coffee mug that realizes it’s missing its corresponding spoon. To solve the problem of stirring coffee when there’s …

The daily routine of 20 famous writers (and how you can use them to succeed)

Several years just flew by and there’s even fewer days left to live for — does it feel like you’re falling further and further behind your …

Monday Morning Web Design Inspiration

I have started working on the new version of ABDZ, at least I have that goal and I am already creating mood boards for visual references. Web design …

7 Videos on Sebastião Salgado's Iconic Documentary Photography

<i>Anyone who picks up a camera wanting to do documentary photography should definitely study intently the works of celebrated photojournalist Sebastião</i> …

4 harsh truths about life that will make you a better person

Why is it that whenever someone says, "face the facts" you know you're about to hear something you don't want to hear? Probably because of a second cliche: "The truth hurts."<p>Nobody recommends denial — but nobody recommends procrastination, either. And we're all prone to both. Denial is existential …

Happiness

UX vs. UI: What's the Difference?

Understanding the difference between UX and UI can get confusing -- the roles work closely together, and sometimes the terms are used too ambiguously …

UX Design

What's Up With All the Design-Focused Schools?

Design--it's what's new. It's the haute denim, the macrome, the mixed print of 2018 edu-fashion.<p>We've visited a lot of schools lately and design is a …

Why Your Publishing Path Matters, and How to Choose the Right One

The options for publishing your book can be overwhelming. Here's how to think critically about them.<p>Whether you're considering writing a book to boost your brand and business or simply to get it off your bucket list, understanding and choosing the right publishing path to match your goals can be …

Inside the Photographer's Mind: Jonathan Higbee

<i>Photographer Jonathan Higbee was our latest guest on Inside the Photographer’s Mind.</i><p>Jonathan Higbee was our latest guest on Inside the Photographer’s …

Start Your Own Photography Website/Blog

Dear friend,The best advice I can give you to thrive as a photographer in today’s digital age: OWN YOUR OWN PLATFORM, which means: make your own …

Eight Proven Steps To Write, Publish, Promote And Profit From A Book

Anyone can write a book, but almost nobody does. It’s hard.<p>If you choose to write a book — as well as publish, promote and profit from it — understand two things: First, it’s going to be a slog, so you’ll need to be mentally prepared. Second, most authors tend to throw the literary equivalent of …

Writing

How Did They Take that Photo? Behind-the-Scenes Contact Sheets of Famous Street Photography

Did you ever see a great street photograph, and wonder– “How did that street photographer make that photo?” If you’re curious like me — study CONTACT …