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The Different Types of Light You Should Use for Landscape Photography

We often tend to think of the best light for landscape photography as being during the golden hours, but depending on what you're trying to …

Photography Video Lighting Tips Using Only One Light

Fletch Murray is a master of light. He draws from years of experience making his own films, and has studied the works of other legends in his field. …

Architectural Sculptures by David Moreno Look Like Wild Pencil Sketches | Colossal

<p>Working with hundreds of steel rods and pieces of piano wire, Spanish artist David Moreno constructs unwieldy sculptures that look like 2D sketches. …

Art

Modern Storage Unit Features Stylized Shelving Mimicking a Crack in the Earth’s Surface

Renowned for his unique aesthetic and love of asymmetry, Belgian interior and furniture designer Filip Janssens has created <i>Rupture,</i> an unmistakably modern cabinet that features a stylized “crack” fracturing its façade. With ample cupboard space and shelves of various sizes, the striking storage …

Storage Ideas

OnePlus 2 Smartphone Packaging

A modern and minimalist packaging solution created by Mash Creative for the OnePlus 2 smartphone.<p>East London/Essex based independent design studio …

Graphic Design

&Pizza - Packaging design

&Pizza is a packaging design and illustration project created by Futura for a Washington DC based chain restaurant famous for their crafted pizza, …

Video: The Brilliant Design Process That Brought Alien's Xenomorphs to Life

The otherworldly creatures in Ridley Scott’s <i>Alien</i> franchise are some of the most elegant monsters in science fiction. That’s because they—and their …

The Art Of Hand Lettering

I’ve selected some of the hand lettering artists whose work continues to speak strongly and boldly of this beautiful way of creating art. Art that …

The Beautiful Beads of Color That Form From the Mixture of Common Ingredients Under a Macro Lens

Web series Macro Room has captured close-up views such items as melting ice cream and dissolving pills and has now turned their lenses to the …

Watercolor Wallpapers from Murals Wallpaper

Transform your walls into beautiful masterpieces with watercolor wallpapers from Murals Wallpaper.<p>The creative people of Murals Wallpaper have …

Murals

These are the Key Points of the Bauhaus Manifesto

May 21, 2016<p>Nadia Herzog is a pen name of Nadja Bozovic, a freelance journalist whose interest goes from the questioning influence of different art …

Art

Introducing My New Acrylic Design Toolkit: Over 100 Resources to Create Painted Effects

I have an exciting announcement for you all today! After months of hard work, my Complete Acrylic Design Toolkit has now gone live over at the Design …

Graphics

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This Week in Popular

If you’re looking for inspiration on what to shoot this weekend, you’re in luck! We dug into the data to round up the top 25 images that reached …

New Zealand

The Ten Best New Street-Art Murals of 2016 — So Far

A new mural by Gamma Gallery at Monkey Barrel.<p>Lindsey Bartlett<p><b>8. Gamma</b> <b><br>Monkey Barrel<br>1611 Platte Street</b><br>See this while you can, because this building on …

Streetwear

Who Needs Practice? Reebok’s New AI Question-Mid ‘Practice’

Another day, another celebration of Allen Iverson. This time around the good folks over at Reebok continue to celebrate 20 years since the initial …

Why designers should be taking a digital-first approach to branding

Branding has always been a very top-down process: through identity and messaging, brand designers have tried to define and influence what consumers …

Appy Fizz: A New Brand Campaign from Sagmeister & Walsh

What does the taste of sparkling apple juice look like?Sagmeister & Walsh seeks to answer that very question with its latest rebranding and visual …

International Artist Feature: Italy

For this article in the international artist series, we turn to Italy, featuring six artists who create fantastic work, from illustration to graphic …

Graphic Design

The Future of Typography

Typography is far more than type design and layout. It touches on key values of our society: the printed free word, and the democratic discourse. It …

Typography

These Strange Nike Sneakers Are Inspired by Running on Grass

Earlier this week, we took a look at some bizarre concept sneakers featured in Nike's Experiments in Natural Motion exhibition for Milano Design Week …

For Designers: Psychology Principles To Apply To Your Work

<b>Knowing the basics</b> of psychology can come in handy for designers, and having a good knowledge of what makes a person respond to certain designs can …

Geometric Drawings Are Created Using Artist’s Body as a Form of Measurement

Artist Tony Orrico created the series <i>Penwald Drawings</i> to experiment with his body as a form of measurement. Using his physique, Orrico performs a series of movements that involve the span of his outstretched arms. The artist utilizes these patterns to design unique works of geometry that focus on …

New Documentary Showcases the Laborious History of Graphic Design

Before Adobe made everyone a designer<p>It's easy for us to take for granted the relative ease of working as a designer nowadays. Got an idea for a …

Graphic Design

Exhibition Explores the Line as Physical, Sculptural, Codified

'Line' at the Lisson Gallery shows how pivotal and adaptable this simple form is.<p><i>© Monika Grzymala, Raumzeichnung (outside/inside) 2016, installation view; Courtesy Lisson Gallery. Photography: Jack Hems</i><p>The line is one of the most fundamental of shapes when it comes to drawing, perhaps <i>the</i> …

L.A.'s Hauser Wirth & Schimmel is out to upend the definition of a gallery

It is safe to say that most gallery tours are not conducted by flashlight. But an hour into a walk-through of the massive space that will become the gallery Hauser Wirth & Schimmel, the sun has slipped below the horizon, the temperature has plunged and the industrial stairs that zigzag up the side …

Life-Size Animal Sculptures Made Entirely Out of Galvanized Wire

Contemporary animal sculptor Kendra Haste is able to create life out of rolls of galvanized wire. Making use of the material to form contoured pieces that contrast solidity with empty space, Haste breathes a sense of movement into her creature creations. She has built a complete menagerie of …

Art

5 Things Every Author Needs to Understand about Book Cover Design

We all know that books are, in fact, judged by their covers. Because of this, and because the marketplace is so crazy competitive, your cover can make or break your book. But there's a bit of a rub where cover design is concerned, which is that many authors fancy themselves book designers. But …

Writing

Armenian Illustrator Completes His Cut-Out Dresses With Everyday Objects

Armenian fashion illustrator Edgar Artis uses stylized paper cut outs and everyday objects to create beautiful dresses. His creative fashion sketches …

Interview: Animal’s Inner Power Shines Through Sculptures by Amir Yacoub

Egyptian artist Amir Yacoub creates sculptures that are, all at once, the epitome of <i>powerful</i> and <i>free</i>. By utilizing negative space for a streamlined effect, he produces pieces that embrace all the curves, lines, and angles on an animal's physique, adding an artistic touch to their representation. …

Art