Luis Miguel Ibarra

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Meet The Little-Known Shadow Motion MoCap System

Last week we attended Immersed 2017 in Toronto, where we met professionals from a variety of disciplines in the immersive technology field, including …

Eat This High-Calorie Food At Least Once a Week to Stay Lean

Put these on your plate to ward off packing on the pounds<p>A high-calorie food may be key for keeping weight gain in check: People who eat more nuts are less likely to become overweight or obese, a new study in the <i>European Journal of Nutrition</i> finds.<p>In the study, researchers evaluated the diets of …

7 must-read books for design students

Heading off to uni this year, and looking for recommendations for graphic design books to keep you inspired? Maybe you're already studying and keen …

Graphic Design

What is the Design Process?

<b>We want to see your design process.</b><br>— Said every interviewer, their voices echoing into the abyss.<p>A d<i>esign process</i> defines every designer’s journey to …

The best new graphic design tools of 2017 so far

Whether it’s new versions of well-known software, or totally new apps from startup companies, new tools for graphic designers are coming out all the …

Graphic Design

Why You're Not In Shape And What To Do About It - Guyology

As a personal trainer I get insight into many human behaviours.<p>Early Wednesday can be spent with a stressed out mid-level manager of an SME who is …

Adventurer Portable Microwave

When it comes to creature comforts we miss most in the great outdoors, microwaves are second only to cell service on the list. The Adventurer …

Whaletone Royal Digital Piano

When Polish designer Robert Majkut dreamt up this Whaletone Royal Digital Piano, it's doubtful that even he could fully imagine how striking it would …

Learn how to make a modern Bow Spring Chair from a Harvard grad

Fascinated by the design process? Conor Coghlan, a recent architectural graduate from the Harvard Graduate School of Design, has debuted a YouTube …

The Smartphone Apps That Diagnose STDs

See who receives the photos—and what they do with them<p>If a weird rash or bump appears on your penis, the smartest thing to do is show it to a medical professional.<p>But if you’re uncomfortable pulling down your pants in front of your doctor, there’s a slightly less awkward way to get checked for …

7 Psychology Principles & Laws to Apply to Your Designs

<i>This article was contributed by Mike Wallagher.</i>Psychology is everywhere in design. It’s because of psychology that we understand that red is a choice …

UI Design

11 Resume Designs with Slick Personal Branding

Here at HOW, our goal is to provide graphic designers of all skill levels with the resources to sharpen their talent. We also aim to assist our …

Graphic Design

Reusable notebook saves your ideas to the cloud

Kept close at hand by artists and designers the world over, notebooks are one of the most invaluable drawing tools. It's difficult to imagine how the …

Apps

30 ways graphene is about to change your life

It's strong, it's flexible, and it's here. After a long time cooking in the labs, the first graphene-based products are beginning to trickle out into …

5 best new illustration tools for March

If you work in illustration – or other areas of graphic design and art – you're probably too busy with a logo design or your latest mood board to …

Graphic Design

Skyscrapers could soon be held together with glue, claim architects

Composite materials and adhesives could "revolutionise" construction and lead to entire towers being glued together, according to American architect …

Plastic Bottle Cutter

Keep your plastic bottles out of the ocean and turn them into something useful instead with this Plastic Bottle Cutter. This simple, pocket-sized …

Which Waterproof Fabric (and Jacket) Should I Buy?

<b>Editor’s Note:</b> This article has been updated for October 2016.<p>The very idea of a waterproof and breathable shell poses an obvious challenge: How can …

Sled Legs, A Unique Pair Snow Sleds That Attach to the Front of Each Leg to Slide Down Hills

Sled Legs are a unique pair of snow sleds that attach to the front each leg to slide down hills. They are currently raising money to produce Sled …

Augmented Reality Climbing Looks Like So Much Damn Fun

I love climbing arguably more than breathing, but when you’re stuck in the same gym with the same routes all day long, it can get just the teensiest …

Augmented Reality Climbing Walls Turn Mountaineering Into a Game

There are lots of reasons to tackle a climbing wall at your local gym: it's great exercise, it can improve your hand-eye coordination, and it helps …

14 Fun And Stylish Examples Of Stools Made With Cork

1. The Bouchon Stool, designed by Radice Orlandini Design Studio for DOMITALIA.<p>2. This stool designed by Sputnik Estudio.<p>3. The SCRW Stool, designed …

Faig Ahmed's Distorted, Pixelated Rugs Are Textile Acid Trips

The Azerbaijani artist finds inspiration in physical travel and "subconscious" relocation.<p>Faig Ahmed is an artist born in and based out of Baku, …

The Way Designers Pick Materials Is Broken–And This Lab Wants To Fix It

From cellulose guitars to shape-shifting walls, Eastman Innovation Lab wants to introduce designers to emerging material science.<p>Advancements in industrial design are inextricably linked to material science. As designers look for ways to manufacture products that perform better and last longer, …

This Guy Just Spent 48 Hours in Virtual Reality

Berlin-based Thorsten Wiedemann spent two days in various virtual realities with the help of a VR Shaman. Here’s what happened.<p><b>This article originally appeared on Creators.</b><p>After decades of broken dreams, virtual reality appears to be fulfilling its promise. It's not just that the hardware and …

Modest designs made the world a better place in 2015.

Good design can help make the world a better place. Here are 11 modest designs that we covered this year on the Eye that acted as a force for good in …

10 Key Design Trends For 2016 (And How To Make The Most Of Them)

The global design firm Fjord (part of Accenture Interactive) delves into the major ideas shaping markets next year.<p>Apps as we know them will disappear. Luxury will trickle down to the masses. VR will go mainstream. These are just a few of the major design and technology trends shaping the world in …

Linear Tattoos Use One Continuous Line to Leave a Beautifully Bold Impact

Tattoo artist Mo Ganji specializes in black-and-white body art that makes a strong impact with relatively simple drawings. Opting for bold lines and stippled dots, the Berlin-based creative adorns his clients with portraits of people and animals, sometimes combining the two into an elegant image …