Inspiration for Lotta

By Lars Albinsson | Collection of graphics & images I think my be useful for Lotta.

These lost type symbols need to make a comeback

Where would we be without punctuation marks? In a land of grammatical misunderstandings, that's where! (See, we're only three sentences into this …

Language

London's amazing underground infrastructure revealed in vintage cutaway maps

Londonist's roundup of cutaway maps -- many from the outstanding Transport Museum in Covent Garden -- combines the nerdy excitement of hidden tunnels …

London

Powerful Depictions Of Mental Illness That Will Hurt Your Heart

Shawn Coss is a professional artist who currently produces art for the web comic and animated shorts of Cyanide and Happiness. He has been working …

Pornographic Collages That Cleverly Challenge Instagram's Censorship Rules

So, can we show nipples on Instagram yet? Or do we still have to hide them with carefully placed Emojis?<p>The rules of "acceptable" nudity on social …

Giant Straw Animals Invade Japanese Fields After Rice Harvest And They Are Absolutely Badass

Wara Art Festival has been taking place in Niigata City since 2008, where it began as a creative collaboration between the city’s tourism division …

Japan

Dropbox brand update streamlines its logo and takes aim at creatives

Today Dropbox introduced a new brand design that includes a revamped logo, a plethora of color schemes and a new typeface. The new branding aims to set Dropbox apart from other file syncing services by appealing to creative collaborators — but users probably won’t see too many changes.<p>Gone are the …

Graphic Design

Digitally Explore a Thousand-Year-Old Illustrated Guide to Plants and Their Medical Usesby on September 25, 2017

Cotton MS Vitellius C III is the only surviving Old English illustrated book describing plants and their uses. Recently the British Library, along …

British Library

Branded in Memory

10 iconic logos. 156 Americans. 80 hours of drawing from memory.<p><b>The logos of global corporations like Apple, Starbucks, and Foot Locker are designed</b> …

Identity

Photographer Captures Her Subjects Before And After Kissing Them

Johanna Siring believes in complimenting strangers. If you have a positive thought about someone, you should share it immediately.<p>And in her "Kiss of …

Artist Turns Logos Of Famous Brands Into Weapons, And They Look Surprisingly Awesome

New York-based artist Tom Galle is well-known for his interpretive, boundary-pushing art, and he’s continuing his creative commentary on pop culture …

Art

Collection of data visualizations to get inspired and finding the right type.

Someone Made Eco-Friendlier Versions Of Famous Logos That Use Less Ink And Are Cheaper To Make

Visibility is hugely important to brands, which is why they want to see their logo everywhere, but there’s a price to pay for such widespread …

H&M

What is Visual Hierarchy?

Visual Hierarchy: Organizing content to follow natural eye movement patterns<p>Let’s look at a topic that deals with, oddly enough, how we look at …

The Art of Justin Peters

Justin Peters is a 21 yo digital artist based in Stuttgart, Germany. He started with photography and editing in 2016 and has a big passion for surrealistic photo manipulations.

The ampersand: everyone’s favorite glyph

September 8th is national ampersand day. That’s right, the ampersand, a quirky little character that’s practical, pretty and beloved by typographers …

The Serenity of Hayao Miyazaki's Films Is Perfectly Captured in These Posters

There are many great things about the films of Hayao Miyazaki. Just one of them is that if you happen to pause on seemingly any single frame, that …

Anime

These are the worst fonts to use on your resume, according to typographers and designers

Writing a resume takes more effort than most people may think.<p>You have to explain your work concisely, highlight the right mix of skills and …

Employment

Chilling Social Media Illustrations That Look Like A 1950s Children's Book

Wonder what it's like for kids to grow up with the constant glow of screens these days? Artist Kristin Jones gives us a peek into her thoughts on the …

Editorial Design for the Beautiful Black Apple Magazine [BAM]

Editorial design has for me is the biggest source of inspiration. The beauty of organizing text, imagery and colors to create composition that is not …

Unraveled Rope Installations Form Delicate Networks of Roots, Branches, and Veins

Using unraveled rope as a sculptural medium, Janaina Mello Landini creates intricate art inspired by branches. Cleverly titled <i>Ciclotramas—</i>a combination of the words “cycle” and <i>trama</i>, a Latin weaving term—the series of rope installations transforms an ordinary and overlooked material into an …

Art

Brand-Designing AI That Creates Logos More, In 1 Min, Now Available For Free

Composite image by DesignTAXI. Background images by Jack Qiao via Brandmark<p><b>A couple of months ago,</b> design and engineering pro Jack Qiao announced a …

Graphic Design

I Create Insects Out Of Flowers (9 Pics)

One taught me to be subtle, calm, premeditated and humble. The other one taught me to be bold, loud, free thinking and proud. As a kid growing up, …

Colorful Arrangements That Capture the Surprising Beauty of Wild Mushrooms

Artist and photographer Jill Bliss creates colorful arrangements she calls “Nature Medley” that incorporate of the native flora of Salish Sea island …

Art

This Is How Male Body Ideals Have Changed Over Time

The ideal physique of today’s modern man might be all about bulging biceps and rippled six-packs, but as you can see from this fascinating series of …

Sylvester Stallone

Mesmerising Photographs Taken Inside Musical Instruments

We thought we'd showcase the fantastic new poster campaign from the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra - simply because we wish more advertising campaigns …

Xavi Bou's photographs reveal flight paths of birds – in pictures

The Spanish photographer Xavi Bou digitally combines sequential pictures of birds to create a single image, or chronophotograph, that reveals the shapes of their flight paths against Catalonian skies. His work shows the variety and beauty to be found in the daily activities of the local birds, …

Birds

Check Out This Cool Gif Showing How Lens Focal Length Changes People's Faces in Portraits

The below gif is one of the cooler things we've seen on Reddit lately. It gives you a visual demonstration of how changing the focal length of your …

Photography