Matt Gordon

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DAKboard: Create an interactive wall display from a monitor and Raspberry Pi

DAKboard is a gorgeous web interface that displays photographs, weather and other information (such as events from your calendar or Wunderlist to‑do …

The Magic of Russian Photoshop Whiz Max Asabin

Max Asabin is a Russian hobbyist photo retoucher and digital artist who has been wowing the Internet as of late with his Photoshop skills. Many of …

10 ways to create monstrous big room synth sounds

<b>So you want to craft those colossal, mix-dominating synth sounds heard in electro and progressive house, played on big room dancefloors by the likes</b> …

Lighting Diagram Sketches That Reveal the Recipes Behind Photos

When photographer Paul Schlemmer started out in photography in his late teens, he spent the first four years studying the subject of light. As he …

50 Best Free Fonts For 2017

Happy New Year 2017! We start the first day of new year, by gathering <b>50 best free fonts</b> for you. We hope these fonts are very useful to create some …

This Instagram is full of insane animation illusions and we can't stop scrolling

There are tons of beautiful things to feast your eyes on at year end — the glittery ball dropping in Times Square, a kiss-worthy somebody at …

New Mexico

7 Brilliant 2017 Calendar Designs

This was a pretty messy year. A contentious election, war across the world, and all manner of tragic deaths among creative people. Personally, I need …

This Photographer Turns Flowers And Leaves Into Art

Serbian photographer Ivan Zamurovic creates beautiful images using simple objects like flowers, leaves, fruits and coffee beans.<p>Ivan plays with …

Asymmetry

Golden Ratio Logos

Several examples of logos created by Kazi Mohammed Erfan based on the aspects of the golden ratio.<p>Kazi Mohammed Erfan is a graphic & UI designer who …

A Game To Learn How To Use The Misunderstood Genius That Is The Photoshop Pen Tool

The Pen Tool is, for many, the most daunting Photoshop tool there is. It was for me, as it felt unnatural, and the flow and bend of the points and …

A Concrete Home That Fuses Creativity With Functionality

Allow us to come right out and say that we are legitimately blown away by the German home in the spotlight today. Here's a great example of how and …

Concrete

This Home's the Shining Star of the Street

Mexican architects, Grupo Arsciniest, have taken a modern family home to the next level with this stunning piece of architecture that capitalises on …

Gun Deaths In America

This interactive graphic is part of our project exploring the more than 33,000 annual gun deaths in America and what it would take to bring that …

Artist Creates 13 Different Animals Out of a Combination of 13 Perfect Circles

Finding inspiration from the 13 perfect circle Twitter logo, artist Dorota Pankowska set about creating 13 different animals by combining 13 perfect …

St. Peter's Renovation

AT A GLANCE: A contempory double story extension clad in zinc boldly pushes the boundaries of this family home in the conservative Adelaide suburb of …

Concrete House | Vanguarda Arquitectos

The land’s characteristics made it possible to plan the design of this weekend house through vast glass façades that are benefited by the empty area …

VSL House | Vanguarda Arquitectos

VSL House (2012) Project, Works Management and Construction Location Parque Leloir, Ituzaingo, Buenos Aires, Argentina Total Area 360 m² The VSL …

Yachtsman's House | The Manser Practice Architects + Designers

We were approached by our client, a yachtsman, to design a modern house in a natural river inlet with a very scenic shoreline comprised of houses …

How To Make a Period-Set Feature Film For Just $40K – Watch

“Dinner with the Alchemist” director Kevin Good breaks down how he re-created 1900s New Orleans using vfx.<p>Director Kevin Good ignored some of the …

Eyes of the Afghan Girl: A Critical Take on the ‘Steve McCurry Scandal’

I will begin by saying that my intention is not to attack Steve McCurry or defame him in any manner. It is only an attempt to clear certain facts …

Aireys Inlet Light House / ARKit

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> A stunning site along Eagle Rock Parade in Aireys Inlet, we have designed and built a compact three …

How to Change Your Career from Graphic Design to UX Design

If there’s an occupation that is 100% linked with the public’s idea of what design is all about, it’s graphic design. From the familiar golden arches …

Adobe debuts Spark, a suite of mobile and web tools that lets anyone create visual content

Adobe this morning launched a new suite of apps called Adobe Spark, which allow both web and mobile users to create and share visual content – like posts for social media, graphics, web stories, and animated videos. On mobile, the Spark collection is effectively an upgrade and rebranding of a trio …

The 3 Common Personality Types of the Best Designers

It has been said that the strength of a team comes from different perspectives and personalities. This is never truer than when applied to web …

Compact & Powerful: Great Examples of Floating Action Buttons in Interfaces

<b>Floating action button</b>, or abbreviated <b>FAB</b>, is a little enhancement that is a part of Google’s visual language. It is an elegant way of adding extra …

UI Design

New cloud-based animation platform will change the way you work

Any artist – especially those creating 3D art, animation and visual effects – will know that creativity can often be hindered by resource …

Take a Quick Trip to Deep Space With This Gorgeous Animated Short

Three minutes of video that took a year to render.<p>This three-minute sci-fi flick by Tim Cahn silently plops us into a near future where humans really know how to commute. There's an establishing shot of the sun, then a quick rocket dash to Mars, where we've plainly established some crescent-shaped …

Infographic: The Difference Between CMOS and CCD Sensors

Over the past couple of decades, CMOS sensors have come to dominate the digital photography landscape thanks to their increasing quality and falling …

Animation for Beginners: How to Animate Squash and Stretch

In this tutorial, I will be taking you through the steps of how to animate a squash and stretch. Incorporating squash and stretch into animation of a …

Animation

This Interaction Designer Invented The Ultimate Ping-Pong Table

Inspired by video games, this ping-pong table helps players improve with real-time feedback.<p>One of the most important weapons in the ping-pong player’s arsenal is the smash hit. The equivalent of a spike in volleyball, a smash hit is a devastating attack used to blast opponents who have bounced …