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3 Composition MISTAKES All Beginner Photographers Make and How to Fix Them

Sheldon Evans is covering the mistakes that ALL photographers make at some point along the way, luckily, they're easy to fix!

10 Inspiring UX Design Portfolios

Creating a solid portfolio of your user experience credentials is an excellent way to sell yourself to prospective clients and employers. UX …

10 of the best illustrators' tools this March

Is it March already? This is the perfect time to dust off your portfolio and get your work shining for spring.<p>In this month's round-up, I've decided …

The 10 Designers Every Guy Should Know

The 10 Designers Every Guy Should Know

Hundreds of Vintage Posters Are Now Available to Download and Print 100% Free

Soviet propaganda, old liqueurs, and advertisements for 60s airlines— start your printers!<p>If the posters of today still had the look of those of yesteryear, would they still get tagged and trolled as often? Much work today, it seems, lacks the graphic audacity of yore, opting instead for forms and …

Adobe’s New Algorithm Makes Super Difficult Selections a Cinch

Adobe Research has been working on some pretty interesting photo and video editing features, but their latest research might just revolutionize photo …

Believe It Or Not: The 3 Deadly Photography Sins

A drunk guy in a bar in Amsterdam said the following to me after I told him I work as a fine-art photographer: “So man, you love that photo stuff, …

Street Photography

Shutter Speed Chart as a Photographer's Cheat Sheet

When we talk about the Shutter Speed in photography the first thing that comes to mind is its is relationship to Exposure. The Shutter speed is the …

The 2 Most Important Things You Learn in Interior Design School

Do you find yourself trying to talk homeowners out of a bad design decision while watching HGTV, daydreaming about how you would update the dilapidated house down the street, or enjoying your weekend DIY design projects so much that you've toyed with the idea of doing it full time as an interior …

Interior Design

Futuracha Pro, a font that "evolves" as you type

Futuracha Pro is a typeface designed to take excessive advantage of alternatives, ligatures and other features of modern fonts, so much so that as …

Typography

John Maeda: If You Want to Survive in Design, You Better Learn to Code

Silicon Valley finally understands the essential role of design. Products look better than ever, interfaces feel intuitive, and companies are hiring …

Architect Turns Old Cement Factory Into the Most Stunning Home

The interior is just so lovely.<p>Even though people say it's what's on the inside that matters, this abandoned WWI-era cement factory started out as a serious eyesore all around. The outside was harsh and worn, while the inside looked like, well, a factory. But one architect with a goal to transform …

Remembering the Great Sci-Fi Artist Jean ‘Mœbius’ Giraud

French comic artist Jean Giraud succumbed to cancer on this day in 2012.<p>Better known to the world by his pen name “Mœbius”, Giraud began illustrating …

Science Fiction

Designers fury over unpaid graphic design role

Working for free or for 'exposure' is a sore subject in the design community, but, sadly, one that crops way too often. This morning, designers all …

Broncolor’s Free ‘How To’ Section is a Lighting Tutorial Gold Mine

It doesn’t matter if you’re a beginner, intermediate, or even a professional, you’ll want to give Broncolor’s free “How To” page a look. There, …

Adobe's Creative Cloud Team Gives Advice for Creating Logos

Design pointers straight from Adobe.<p>Within the world of streetwear, great emphasis is placed on the logo of a brand; serving as the most recognizable part of the brand itself. As design resources continually become less expensive and easier to use, the process of creating a clothing label becomes …

This Is the Fastest Way to Grow Tomatoes at Home

Forget about seeds and root your plants instead.<p>There's something about biting into a ripe, juicy tomato that just feels like summer. Chances are, tomatoes star in your home garden, and with such a high demand, the weeks it takes for a seedling to sprout could feel like forever. Luckily, blogger …

How to Overcome Resistance in Your Photography

I know for myself, making photographs, writing, and doing creative work always requires me to overcome resistance.What is inertia?Before we talk …

10 Simple Tips on How to Turn Amateur-Looking Photos Into Pro-Quality Images (VIDEO)

Do you ever wonder how to take your photography to the next level? The helpful folks at Mango Street Labs are back with another great video that will …

Photography

Interior design with all the vintage trimmings

Fabric dealer Su Mason loves her former shoe factory flat in east London with its Crittall windows, high ceilings and bare bricks<p>‘We live in such a throwaway culture, where everything from clothes to furniture is seen as short-term and disposable,” says Su Mason. “But living like that is anathema …

What Makes a Good Boss? Follow This Flowchart to Find Out [Infographic]

"You never stop learning how to be a great boss," according to a flowchart infographic from Headway Capital. But having the responsibility of a boss …

Take your work to new heights with these essential design tools

Designers are packed with creative ideas. Sometimes it just takes the right tool to help bring those ideas to life. Grab these essential design tools …

Digital Art and Advertising: Internet.org by Facebook

Internet.org by Facebook is a art direction and digital art project shared by our favorite studio, ARS Thanea. We posted about them and featured …

Art

How to shoot great portraits with flash in a tiny space

We all get short on space sometimes. Perhaps you’re just starting out and don’t have a huge area to shoot in. Maybe you’ve been asked to photograph a …

Possibly the Best Focal Length for Landscape Photography?

If you’re a landscape photography enthusiast like me, you’re constantly trying to find new approaches and even new gear that will help you capture …

How to price logo design services

When it comes to talking about money, logo design is one of the most contentious areas of graphic design. After all, how much work can it possibly …

How to add glow to sparks in Photoshop

Ever done a shoot, and what you saw with your eye didn’t seem to translate to the camera? It happens a lot!<p>You see a majestic landscape, you take a …

Why Color Fonts Are The Next Big Thing in Typography

In 2017, the graphic design community is going to be shaken by a new technological and visual revolution. It will turn many creatives’ dreams into …

How to be the designer every agency wants to hire

Creativity is an obvious quality to showcase in your portfolio, resume and applications and interviews for dream jobs; the cornerstone of every good …

Employment