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How to Pair Typefaces & Ensure Readability [Infographic]

You're reading How to Pair Typefaces & Ensure Readability [Infographic], originally posted on Designmodo. If you've enjoyed this post, be sure to …

How to Make a Composite Dreamscape in Photoshop with Two Photos

Hey, guys! I’m Jaxson Pohlman. In this post, I’m going to show you how to create a composite dreamscape using two photos in just a few steps using …

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Smart typography tool generates font pairs in an instant

Pairing font is a constant challenge for designers and typographers. Putting the wrong fonts together can create a discordant look that ruins a …

20 great free resources for learning typography

Whatever design discipline you work in, a decent knowledge and understanding of typography is one of the most important things you need to …

Incredible Graphic Design Process for a Poster by Partee Design

The best way to learn is by seeing how people do the work that inspires us. Nowadays there are many ways to learn about design, there are sites with …

Pixar Rolls Out Free Online Storytelling Course

Pixar has been breaking technical barriers since it was founded in 1986. But talk to any of their top filmmakers and they’ll tell you that a focus on …

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How to access 375,000 beautiful, copyright-free images from New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art

The sumptuous lips of a 3,000-year-old Egyptian queen’s face, and the plump belly of a 9th-century Mexican baby, are now at your disposal.<p>New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art has released 375,000 images of works from its collection, with no restrictions on what you can do with them. The images, …

Want to resist the post-truth age? Learn to analyze photos like an expert would

“When photography was invented,” photo historian Vicki Goldberg once said, “it was thought to be an equivalent to truth. It was truth with a capital T.”<p>But as viewers quickly learned, seeing isn’t always believing. Even in the early history of photography, hoaxes like the Cottingley fairies taught …

‘Abstract: The Art of Design’ Review: Great Design Gets the ‘Chef’s Table’ Treatment in Intimate Netflix Series

From shoes to New Yorker covers, the power of a strong visual aesthetic is at the center of this beautiful documentary series.<p>Despite its title, …

Kid-Friendly Meditation Videos Help Little Ones Settle Down Before Bed

My kids are balls of pure energy who are offended by the very thought of bedtime. But meditation videos like this one actually keep their interest …

Push Your Camera to the Limits: Tips for Photographing Wildlife in Low Light

• 8shares<br>• 4<p>There’s one major frustration that all wildlife photographers will face. Wildlife tends to be most active at dawn and dusk, but cameras …

10 Useful TED Talks Every Designer Must Watch

Design, in general, is one of the jobs that receive the biggest flow of daily inspiration. Each day you encounter advertisements on the street, modern architecture, and commercials with stunning graphics. It’s easy to get lost and overwhelmed.<p>If you’re seeking for professional inspiration, provided …

TED Talks

Prefab Houses: 11 homes which are easy to build and stylish

When planning a new home, all home-builders and dreamers are faced with finding the perfect intersection of cost, convenience, and luxury. …

Prefab Homes

How A Micro-Font Designed For Stock Indexes Became A Classic

Retina, the tiny, ultra-readable font designed in 2000 for The Wall Street Journal, gets its first retail release.<p>As wearables shrink display sizes, type designers are responding with a growing array of typefaces that are meant to be legible at really small sizes. It’s a very old problem for type …

Google, Apple, Adobe, And Microsoft Are Quietly Developing A New Type Of Font

What are variable fonts, and why are some of the biggest tech companies on the planet throwing their weight behind them?<p>As competitors, Google, Apple, Microsoft, and Adobe are normally hard-pressed to agree with each other, and it’s especially rare when design is involved. But two weeks ago, these …

Stanford Professor puts his entire digital photography course online for free

When it comes to the list of digital imaging pioneers, Marc Levoy is one of those names that belongs right near the top. His work has led to many of …

Graphic Designers: Cheat Sheets That Simplify Design Elements, Print Terms, More

Image via Canva<p><b>Graphic designers</b> who are just starting out may sometimes feel overwhelmed by the myriad jargons used in the field.<p><b>Adding on to</b> these …

Type Rider Arrives On PlayStation 4 And PS Vita July 12th (video)

PlayStation gamers looking for a slightly different style of game to play on both their PlayStation 4 console and handheld PlayStation Vita may be …

A hundred years of Johnston – the iconic typeface of the London Underground

It’s been 100 years since the London Underground’s distinctive typeface made its first appearance. Alongside the unmistakable roundel, Johnston has …

Tom's Town Branding

Mixing through branding, graphic design and typography, we've always been fans of Kevin Cantrell. Learning more about Kevin's motto/philosophy, we'll …

The typography of 'Stranger Things'

<b>Update 10/27/2017:</b> In honor of the premier of season 2 of <i>Stranger Things</i>, we’re re-sharing this—one of our most popular posts of all time. Enjoy!<p>Like …

For Beginner Designers: Summary Of The Key Rules Of Typography

<b>Los Angeles-based</b> writer, typographer, and lawyer Matthew Butterick has put together a book, called <i>Practical Typography</i>.<p><b>The book makes</b> typography …

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An insight into the Munich Olympics design

Submit your work<p>Send us your latest projects, which we will review and consider to be featured on our website or in the print magazine.<p>Receive our …

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Books received #21 (Type books)

Tuesday, 8:00am<br>16 August 2016<p>Rian Hughes, Edward Johnston, Script Fonts, a lexicon of terms and the Triumph of Typography<p>Here are a few …

'Ethical lapse': Photoshop scandal catches up with iconic photojournalist Steve McCurry

The world-renowned Magnum photographer has renounced the responsibilities of a photojournalist after heavily editing several of his images. But his …

The Best TV Shows On Netflix Right Now, Ranked

<b>Last Updated: May 11th</b><p>There are plenty of good TV series on Netflix Instant (and you can find more with these secret codes). If you’re trying to figure out what to watch next, here’s a great place to start with a look at 60 of the best shows on Netflix right now, ranked (including some of the best …

Brands Killed Social Media, But Netflix Put the Final Nail in the Coffin

Here we are, in the spring of 2016, and we’re still avoiding the elephant in the room: Social media is a dying channel. Dizzying amounts of …

Why Facts Aren't Always Truths in Photography

Steve McCurry, a photographer who has reached iconic status following the publication of his Afghan Girl portrait in National Geographic in 1985, has …

Loops and Animated GIFs by Markus Magnusson

Well illustrated and animated GIFs of funny loops created by Markus Magnusson.<p>Markus Magnusson is a Swedish freelance graphic designer, illustrator, …

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