Jason Csizmadi

71 Flips | 2 Magazines | 2 Following | 72 Followers | @jcsizmadi | Senior Visual Designer @Cooper

Amber Alert: The Tragedy of Bad Design

If you live in California or New York and you own a cell phone, you probably recently experienced the new Amber Alert capabilities. And by …

CascadeSF UX Night: Planning for Responsive Layouts

Recently at Cooper, we updated our website with a focus on responsive web design. Working with Cooper’s other great developer, Elisha Cook, I learned …

Arr Matey! Create a Nautical Themed Tattoo Alphabet in Sketch

With this tutorial I would like to show you how to create a nautical themed tattoo inspired font set using Sketch. We will make use of simple shapes …

Graphics

Viewport Sizes and Pixel Densities for Popular Devices

Creativity

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Mystery Project 39

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Quartz Composer Diary - UI Design Primer # 1

Test the output on the viewer. Just what we were looking for. A button that gets toggled when we click any where on the canvas. Wait something feels …

Experimenting With Colors And Concepts

Experimentation is a highly rewarding part of a creative process. When you execute an idea and give yourself enough room, you can come up with …

UI Design

Adobe's Project Mighty Input Tools Look Pretty Awesome

Color me impressed! I figured the next generation of designer-relevant input devices would come from Apple or Wacom, but surprise—it's Adobe. The …

Creating a 3D Interactive Gallery with CSS and jQuery

Today I will guide you through a series of steps to achieve a <b>beautiful 3D interactive gallery</b> using only CSS3 and jQuery. This tutorial is inspired …

Layer Styles' Hidden Feature?

I guess everyone knows that you can copy/paste layer styles through the menu Layer → Layer Style → Copy/Paste Layer Style. But what I missed is a …

Mario Bros. Map Paintings Artist note:...

<b>Mario Bros. Map Paintings</b><p>Artist note: <i>Using video game editing software, I first developed, and then painted, a screen map that references Super Mario</i> …

Who Needs Siri When You Have A Brain?

By Kit Eatonlong Read<p><b>No fingers, no thumbs: Your next input device is your brain</b>. According to the <i>New York Times</i>, there’s something of an explosion …

User (Experience) Research, Design Research, Usability Research, Market Research...: A Changing, Interconnected World

My near-acceptance of an offer to head up a user research consultancy a couple of years ago resurrected my consideration of whether “user research” …

UX Design

9 Great UI Design Tools | Web & Graphic Design

Designing a good User Interface is always a challenging process, because always affects the end user of the web or application. To perform this it’s …

Batch

By downloading the icons, you agree to the following terms: The icons are released 'AS IS'. You waive the implied warranty of infringement. You may …

The Best Hidden Features In Sketch Part 2

This is a follow-up post to The Best Hidden Features In Sketch. After 5 months, I still find myself learning new design techniques in Sketch. It’s a …

Behance

Imagination Unleashed: Best of PSD Vault DeviantART Group – Vol. 44

Welcome to the 44th volume of “Imagination Unleashed: Best of PSD Vault DeviantART Group”, which is a showcase I run regularly here on psdvault.com …

Forecast.io — When Good Design Meets Scarily Accurate Data

It’s that time again. Here’s another minimal weath.. No. This is not a minimal weather app. This is not even just a weather app. It goes way beyond …

Flat or Skeuomorphic is the Wrong Question; It's About Satisfaction

A great deal of digital ink has been spilled of late regarding the relative merits of Flat or Skeuomorphic design. On one side of the spectrum, both …

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The Era of Symbol Fonts

Improving performance is a constant process. First we ditched tables, spacer gifs, and inline markup such as the <font> element in favor of CSS, …

Must-have OS X apps for designers and developers

Yep, it’s the post every Mac user has to publish at least once in their lifetime. But hear me out now; If you’re a designer or developer, you might …

Negative Space is an Important Design Tool: Here’s Why

Seeing more white space in websites these days?<p>You’re not alone.<p>While white and negative spaces have always been a popular design tool (and topic …