Osama Shahid

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Comic Neue – A Designer’s Attempt At “Bettering” Comic Sans - The Fox Is Black

I never expected to seriously be writing about Comic Sans. The occasional reference for humor is a low hanging fruit to any typography writer but …

‘Gastrotypographicalassemblage’ Finds A New Home at The Culinary Institute of America - The Fox Is Black

<i>Gastrotypographicalassemblage</i> is a a massive 35 feet long by 8.5 feet high installation which combines two of my favorite things, typography and …

Historical photographs get a 'colorized' makeover - in pictures

Do historic photographs look better in colour? The colorizers think so. Skilled digital artists such as Sanna Dullaway and Jordan J Lloyd are keen to remind us that the past was as colourful as the present – and their message is spreading though Reddit and Facebook.<br>• Read Jon Henley on the …

What Bale Earns

20/09/13 16:07:00<p>Bale can now buy an iphone 5s (£700) for evey registered player in the prem (540) and championship (700)<p>17/09/13 18:36:00<p>Bale could …

Come On, Apple Fans, It's Time To Admit That The Company Is Blowing It

The message was clear:<p>Apple is getting its clock cleaned by Samsung, which is now by far the dominant smartphone maker in the world. (Samsung had 32% of the global market in Q3, the same share as a year ago. Apple, meanwhile, had only 12% of the market, down from 14% a year ago.)<p>Yes, both companies …

Review: Sigma 120-300 f/2.8 is One Sexy Beast

When Sigma announced a new version of the much loved 120-300 f/2.8 I immediately kicked myself for buying a much pricier 300mm Nikon about 6 months …

Nikon’s D610 Gets a Dust-Free Green Light

Way back when, I wrote about the dust problems we were seeing in Nikon D600 cameras. There was enough of a furor about it that when the Nikon D610 …

Dynamic Range in the World of Photography

Look at something other than your computer screen for a moment and take note of the world around you. You should notice bright highlights and dark …

New Powerful Animal Portraits by Wolf Ademeit

It's no secret that German photographer Wolf Ademeit has an affinity for artistic portraitures of animals. Since catching our eye almost a year ago with his exquisite black and white portraits of zoo animals, Ademeit has expanded his collection of brilliantly detailed images to include more …

Yube Modular Furniture

I am going through the painful process of redecorating my home office. Caught on a tight budget, being picky on the design sensibilities and opting …

Graphics, Illustrations and Logos by Dustin Wallace

Wallace Design.<p>Dustin Wallace is a designer currently based in Dallas, Texas who creates outstanding graphics, illustrations and logotypes. Below is …

Create Your Own Light Sculpture with Dodecado Block of Light

Be creative and build your own block of light using <b>Dodecado</b>. You can create your own totem or sculpture to light up any room, thanks to the magnetic …

Dispelling 9 Myths About Professional Photography

<b>Q</b>: Who wants to be a professional photographer?<p><b>A</b>: Everyone who owns a camera.<p>Okay, that answer might be a bit hyperbolic, but sometimes it really …

Photography Histogram Explained

Today’s DSLR photo tip, the photo histogram explained, involves using the (gulp) histogram. This is another of those features found on most of the …

Depth of Field Simplified

Depth of field (DOF) is probably one of the least understood principles of photography. Most photographers seem aware of its existence, but few seem …