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HOW TO CONQUER DEPRESSION WITH PHOTOGRAPHY

Dear friend,<p>I want to write you some words of encouragement if you’re dealing with depression.<p>Don’t listen to me<p>First of all,<p>I have no idea what you …

Street Photography

For Designers: The Cool Design Tools You Should Try In 2017

<i>Stage & Gallery: “Stage is an interaction prototyping tool, while Gallery is a collaboration tool for designers.”</i><p><b>2016 may not</b> be the best year in …

Prototyping

National University of Singapore starts building zero-energy design school

Construction started today on a Singapore design school that will produce all of its own energy and more.<p>Designed as a collaboration between …

We Asked 3 Designers To Sum Up This Election With A Single Image

What they came up with touches on the media frenzy, police brutality, and the loss of basic civility.<p>It’s been quite the year. From the FBI’s Clinton email bombshell to Trump’s bragging about sexual assault, this election has been unlike any other in memory. It’s also been full of visual emblems, …

Do designers limit themselves by favouring a handful of typefaces?

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5 Top Designers On How To Create The Ultimate PowerPoint Presentation

Slide presentations usually suck–but a good designer can turn that around. Here are four tips for selling your ideas.<p>PowerPoints are awful. Long and uninteresting, they are the corporate drone of visual media–synonymous with endless meetings, academic conferences, and corporate retreats.<p>For graphic …

8 Entrepreneurs Give Tips for Building a Beautiful Company Website

When it comes to attracting new customers, your first impression is everything. In fact, it’s likely one of the first touch points they’ll have with …

50 Beautiful Websites with Blurred Backgrounds for Your Inspiration

Blurred image is a photography technique which can be used to enhance website designs. In recent years using blurred images has become a trend in …

Graphic Design

Fallout TV Series Revealed at Comic-Con

MechanicalCakeTV is a YouTuber who makes videos and series based on your favorite video game franchises. At San Diego Comic-Con this past weekend …

The small, tall home with a perfect layout

Today on homify we are taking a trip to South Korea to explore a truly unique and inventive dwelling. The home is situated on Jeju, the largest …

Jewel Changi Airport wins International Architecture Award

SINGAPORE: The Jewel Changi Airport has been accorded the 2016 International Architecture Award, according to a media release by its developers. The …

How To Raise Your Data-Viz Game Without A Design Degree

Good Charts may look like “Edward Tufte for Dummies,” but it might also be the design manual of the year.<p>The best design books, like the best designers, value pragmatism over purity. My Edward Tufte books look great on the coffee table, but <i>Good Charts</i> will be joining <i>Design Is a Job</i> on the bookshelf …

How to Design a Workspace that Unlocks Your Team's Potential

Use these 3 essential principles to shape a work environment that empowers your high-performing team.<p><i>This is a guest post by Stevie Toepke, a lead consultant with Frontier Academy, a development and training firm that delivers learning content for professionals seeking to increase employee</i> …

Typographic Graffiti That Changes Throughout the Day – BOOOOOOOM! – CREATE * INSPIRE * COMMUNITY * ART * DESIGN * MUSIC * FILM * PHOTO * PROJECTS

Graffiti artist DAKU has created a typographic piece in the Lodhi colony area of New Delhi. Words associated with life and the passage of time are …

10 Great Branding Identities Show How To Design A Striking Business Letterhead

<b>While we</b> mostly communicate via emails at work these days, printed letters remain relevant and are much more likely to impress clients than an</b> …

Scientists Discovered A New Color And It's Absolutely Gorgeous

It's no wonder people are going nuts over this new color -- look at it. LOOK AT IT. It's beautiful.<p>The blue, called YInMn, was accidentally …

IKEA Announces Collaborations with HAY and Tom Dixon Today

Tom Dixon and IKEA's Marcus Engman (Head of Design for IKEA).<br>Ikea announced today at their Democratic Design Day in Almhult, Sweden that they will be …

Furniture

REX Radically Rethinks The Glass Curtain Wall

The curved glass panels at 2050 M Street offer unobstructed sight lines and even added floor space.<p>Floor-to-ceiling windows are highly desirable in today’s real estate market, which is why many new office buildings in D.C. are mostly clad in flat panes of glass. “In many ‘taut’ glass buildings in …

This Crazy Sponge-Filled Injection Just Saved Its First Life on The Battlefield

Technology FTW!<p>Those of you who've been following us for a while might remember that, last year, we reported on the development of an awesome …

The Modern Letter - The Best of the Bauhaus Typography

Piet Zwart - pages from NKF cableworks catalog, 1928<p>Piet Zwart was a Dutch typographer, photographer, and industrial designer. He was trained as an …

How to create epic environment designs

This workshop and Photoshop tutorial will take you through my process for painting a grand, fantasy structure set within an epic landscape, as well …

Raptor-Based 2020 Ford Bronco Concept Designed by a Fan Is Perfection

Graphic designer Michael Stone Clark imagined what a Raptor-based Bronco could look like. Ford, if you're reading this, build it now!<p>Freelance graphic designer Michael Stone Clark saw those daydream Bronco renderings designed by a fan forum that we brought you back in February, and he decided to do …

Overwatch fan with cerebral palsy thanks Blizzard for custom controls

An Overwatch fan with cerebral palsy has thanked Blizzard for the extensive array of customisable controls in its new arena shooter.<p>Zak - Reddit …

My father warned Exxon about climate change in the 1970s. They didn't listen | Claudia Black-Kalinsky

Perhaps 2015 wouldn’t have broken all temperature records had they acted then – but it’s not too late to do something now<p>Related: Let's give up the climate change charade: Exxon won't change its stripes | Bill McKibben<p>At Wednesday’s ExxonMobil shareholders meeting, CEO Rex Tillerson will have to …

Climate

A huge I-Beam was taken from a bridge and included in this office design

When Fokkema & Partners Architecten transformed the top two floors of the former Dutch Bank building, a listed monument in Rotterdam, The …

Updated Style: Industrial Design

America’s warehouses and factories that were built during the Industrial Revolution had a particular look: Simple lines, metal and wood. Contrasted …

Interior Design

12 Habits Of Genuine People

There’s an enormous amount of research suggesting that emotional intelligence (EQ) is critical to your performance at work. TalentSmart has tested the EQ of more than a million people and found that it explains 58% of success in all types of jobs.<p>People with high EQs make $29,000 more annually than …

Emotional Intelligence

See How This Colorful Woven Chair Was Made

Design students Elaina Runge (who studies textiles) and Ana Mosseri (who studies furniture design), worked together to create an over-sized chair …

Stunning Capitol Hill loft renovation by SHED Architecture & Design

A stunning newly renovated Capitol Hill loft in Seattle's award-winning East Union Building<p>Seattle based firm, SHED Architecture & Design, recently …

Architecture