Patrick Parsons

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Psychedelics In Therapeutics

The roles that psychedelics have played in psychoanalytic dimensions, prophetically and in archival records verification into the memories of past …

270+ free professional résumé templates to supercharge your job search

You’ve got 6 seconds to grab someone’s attention with your résumé; just 6 seconds. 6000 miliseconds to convince the person that is glancing at a …

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DJ Qbert & Yogafrog Are Exploring The Future of DJ Technology.

(Photos: Joysco Studio) Thud Rumble, the company founded by Invisibl Skratch Piklz‘s Richard “DJ Qbert” Quitevis and Ritche “Yogafrog” Desuasido, is …

Music Production

17 Essential Graphic Design Resources

Whenever I need to add to my collection of graphic design resources, knickknacks and educational guides, sometimes I hold off on purchasing to save a …

World Cup sponsor logos redesigned to protest labor abuses in Qatar

Qatar has come under intense criticism in the lead-up to the 2022 World Cup, amid reports that new stadiums and luxury hotels are being constructed under labor conditions that amount to modern-day slavery. Nepalese workers, who comprise about 20 percent of Qatar's migrant labor force, were dying at …

Use This New Panda Font For a Good Cause

Pandas are edging closer to extinction; only about 1600 of the animals are left in the wild. As a way to spread awareness, the World Wide Fund for …

Royal Family

59 Magnificent Poster Designs

The Regional Design Annual is the premiere design competition—and the only design competition that recognizes excellent work by the region from which …

Graphic Design

Chrome adds MIDI support for browser-based music composition

Let's say you went all out for <i>Rock Band 3</i> and bought a MIDI drum kit and the game's keyboard peripheral, haven't used them since, but hate to put that stuff on Craigslist. With the new Chrome update you can use 'em to make beautiful music in your web browser with the Web MIDI API. As <i>V</i><i>entureBeat</i> …

DJ Qbert has teamed up with Intel to rid the DJ booth of laptops

<b>The project aims to control digital DJ systems with tiny microcomputers.</b><p>For all the convenience digital DJing offers, it still requires bringing an …

Creating and Using Infographics to Command Attention – Part 1

<b>TABLE OF CONTENTS</b>• What Is an Infographic?<br>• Why Use Infographics?<br>• When Can You Use an Infographic?<br>• What Are the Features of a Great …

'Dear Data' Shows What's Possible When Information Meets Art

We log every movement of our bodies via Fitbit. We track every penny of our spending through Mint. There are apps devoted to tracking your menstrual cycle, your child’s location, your diet, your sleep, your sex life, your time.<p>With data visualization and infographics becoming an increasingly …

5 Design Tools to Create Visually Compelling Content

April 17, 2015<p>Social media is one of the single most powerful tools that a marketer possesses today. Many business and celebrities have reached …

Infographics

The 14 Best Data Visualization Tools

<i>Nishith Sharma is the co-founder of frrole, a social intelligence startup.</i><p>Raw data is boring and it’s difficult to make sense of it in its natural form. Add visualization to it and you get something that everybody can easily digest. Not only you can make sense of it faster, but you can also observe …

All Hail Hillvetica, The Hillary Clinton Typeface

On Sunday, Hillary Clinton announced her bid for presidency with a big blue ‘H’ connected by a red arrow pointing right. It’s pretty obviously supposed to symbolize Clinton’s ability to cross the aisles to get things done, or something, but it soon became a weird design Rorschach test, which the …

15 Amazing Resources for Finding Typography Inspiration

There are many theories to what constitutes good typography, it’s not as simple as choosing an appropriate font and setting it in the style of a …

Colorful Psychedelic Installations of Sugar and Candy by Pip & Pop | Colossal

<p>Australian artist Tanya Schultz creates immersive wonderlands using the sweetest materials: colorful sugar and candy. But along with the hundreds of …

27 Photoshop & Illustrator Tutorials For Amazing Text Effect

There are a lot of tutorials available on using Photoshop & Illustrator to create amazing text effects. So in this post i collected some fresh and …

Graphics

A Simple Web App That Makes Designing Your Own Font A Cinch

Think you’ve got what it takes to design the next Helvetica? Prove it with this app.<p>Designing a typeface is an equal mixture of art and science. But what if you take the art out of the equation, and just leave the (computer) science? Metaflop is a new online playground for font creation that lets …

Incredible Body Painting Turns Torsos into Mind-Bending Optical Illusions

Amazingly, these mind-bending optical illusions aren't made with the help of projections or Photoshop. Artist Natalie Fletcher painted them directly on human skin! The Oregon-based body painter created this impressive series completely freehanded with an airbrush. She calls it <i>Just an Illusion</i>, and …

Body Art

Awesome lettering & calligraphy by Ricardo Gonzalez

Brooklyn based designer <b>Ricardo Gonzalez</b> focuses on lettering, typography, calligraphy & typeface design. If you recognize his work but not his name …

Typography

Mesmerizing Looping Animations of Psychedelic Animals

Animator TJ Fuller has created a delightful series of animated GIFs in which multicolored animals locomote in mesmerizing, never-ending loops. His …

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Top 40 Free VST Plugins Of The Year! (Best Of 2014)

As we approach the New Year, it’s the perfect time to look back through the BPB news archives and make a detailed retrospective of the most amazing</b> …

Twenty Arrangement Tips

<b>Your grooves and melodies won’t mean a thing if they’re poorly structured. Get your musical house in order with Hollin Jones’s indispensable advice…</b></b> …

Music Production

Use This Lightroom ‘Secret Slider’ Trick for Extreme Shadow Recovery

Retoucher Matt Kloskowski offers this quick and easy Lightroom tip for your mental library: if you ever find yourself with a drastically underexposed …

Kimberly Geswein Fonts

Typography