David Abrams

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For Graphic Designers: 10 Tech-Savvy Design Tools To Enhance Your Creativity

<b>The bread and butter</b> of designers are their creative skills and the softwares that help bring their visions to life. Website DesignMantic has curated …

Designers Re-Imagine Oil Rigs as Positive Environmental Habitats

A Chinese design team recently rolled out a fascinating set of plans that creatively re-imagine oil rigs as floating, eco-friendly habitats that could help the environment recover after an oil spill. The designers – Ma Yidong, Zhu Zhonghui, Qin Zhengyu and Jiang Zhe – created the plan in response …

Design Experiment: Yamaha Has Product Designers Switch Roles

The company asked their motorcycle designers and musical instrument designers to create each other's products<p>Yamaha, which produces both musical …

Yamaha Fujin “God of The Wind” Marimba for 2 Performers

As part of “AH A MAY” project, Yamaha has exchanged design fields of their 2 design divisions. Now, imagine when a motorcycle designer is tasked to …

Dan Deacon “When I Was Done Dying” for Off The Air

Animated music video for Dan Deacon’s song “When I Was Done Dying” created as a special episode of Off The Air.<p>Nine talented animators and …

Delicate Pressed Fern Leaf Illustrations by Helen Ahpornsiri | Colossal

<p>Artist and illustrator Helen Ahpornsiri creates incredible pressed fern illustrations from her studio in East Sussex. Tiny bits of stems and leaves …

Monoflat Icons Collection

The Monoflat Icons Collection, a set of 297 flat icons from diverse topics.<p>The <b>monoflat icons</b> are based on current design trends using both flat …

Daily Inspiration #2037

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

ITC New Veljovic Pro font family

ITC New Veljovic Pro font family, an elegant but sturdy serif typeface with lots of typographic features.<p>Thirty years after its first publication, …

Brandon Johnson Illustrations for At The Academy

At The Academy – art direction, character design, and illustration by Brandon Johnson for Van Eaton Publishing.<p>The Costa Mesa, California based …

Mind-Bending 3D Tattoo Appears to Turn Man's Arm into a Machine

Tony Booth, a tattoo artist and owner of Dabs Tattoo in Southport, England, has successfully made a man appear as if he's an android. On his arm, at least. This incredible tattoo looks as though it's carved from the skin, and what's beneath it is another layer of hex geometric patterning. It's …

Tokyo by Night by Masashi Wakui

The city of Tokyo, Japan is one the most wanted places to visit in the World. I haven't had the chance to go visit yet and the series Tokyo at Night …

Typography Mania #281

Typography Mania is a weekly post series that comes around once a week with the best of Typography design submitted by our users at …

Bolt Poetry: A Blacksmith Evokes Surprisingly Human Forms from Single Steel Bolts | Colossal

<p>Oslo-based blacksmith and photographer Tobbe Malm manages to create unusually emotional sculptures using old bolts. The series began when Malm …

Artworks by Darren Cranmer

A selection of mixed media artworks by Darren Cranmer.<p>The surreal artworks and illustrations by Darren Cranmer are inspired by things such as quantum …

Hilarious Mashup Reimagines Sloths on Famous Album Covers

Do sloths make everything better? Matt Tucker, the Picture Editor at Buzzfeed UK, thinks so. He's the mastermind behind this hilarious series of sloths that replace humans on iconic album covers. With a mix of classic and contemporary favorites, these adorable creatures are transformed into …

Lettering Works of Paul von Excite

Paul von Excite is a designer, letterer based in Utrecht, Netherlands. On the other hand, he's a logo specialist, lettering maniac, branding expert …

Great Horned Owl Illustration

Alexis Marcou shared a really cool illustration project on his Behance profile, the work was commissioned by Torre Lazur-McCann for Boehringer …

The Semantics Of Color, Visualized

Do people view color differently based on language? This beautiful visualization by Muyueh Lee tries to get a handle on the semantics of color by using the Chinese and English versions of Wikipedia as a source.<p>To create his visualization, Lee used data from the entry for ‘Color’ on both the Chinese …

13-year-old boy passes the Turing test

Scientists are still struggling to come to terms with the recent announcement that a 13-year-old boy has passed the Turing test, convincing a panel of judges that he is an actual human being. Such a feat is without precedent in the scientific literature.<p>Although the Turing test was originally …

Wicked Illustrations by Giannis Milonogiannis

Giannis is a super talented artist who makes sweet, kinda roughy illustrations for comics and for himself. I really dig his use of lines, which turns …

North Carolina’s shocking history of sterilization

<b>(Provided by Willis Lynch)</b><p>Forced sterilization was the law in 32 U.S. states, and actually inspired the Nazis. We’re just learning the truth<p>Belle Boggs<p>August 11, 2013 1:46pm (UTC)<p>Adapted from “For the Public Good” from The New New South“<p>People generally have two reactions when they hear about …

The Pirate Bay Celebrates Its 10th Birthday By Launching A Tor-Based Anti-Censorship Browser

The Pirate Bay (TPB), the torrent site that really doesn’t need an introduction anymore, celebrates its 10th birthday today. To mark the day, TPB launched PirateBrowser, “a bundle package of the Tor client (Vidalia), Firefox Portable browser (with foxyproxy addon).”<p>The package, the group says, …