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Are You In or Out? The Design Gangs Series by Matt Stevens - The Fox Is Black

North Carolina based branding designer Matt Stevens stumbled into a really fun person project recently, creating a series of “Design Gangs” which …

Brilliant Management Advice From Google's Former CEO On How To Build A $300 Billion Company

At least that's the argument that Google's Eric Schmidt and Jonathan Rosenberg make in "How Google Works."<p>In the book, executive chairman and former CEO Schmidt and former SVP of product Rosenberg outline what they learned while building Google into a company now worth hundreds of billions of …

VMware releases Fusion 7 update w/ redesign for Yosemite & optimizations for latest Macs

VMware, the popular virtualization software that lets you run Windows on Mac OS X, is today officially announcing new versions of its VMware Fusion app that introduces all-new features and full support for the latest Macs.<p>First up is the consumer facing version of the software dubbed VMware Fusion …

Cheeky movie posters that take their titles very literally

We're thoroughly tickled by these graphical re-imaginings of famous movie posters. Indian designer Danish Ahmed conjured up this series of images …

Tutorial: A Basic Explanation of What a Tilt-Shift Lens Is and How it Works

Tilt-shift lenses are nothing short of optical magic… or so it seems. But as their namesake implies, they actually achieve this ‘magic’ through the …

Japan Multiple Exposure

German photographer Stephanie Jung did a series of photos in multiple exposure of different cities in Japan. A few photos of the same place but in …

5 Ways To Improve Your Website

As the face of your company to the world, a good website is a must-have for your business. Here’s how to make it not only attractive, but functional–for you and your audience.<p>A main-street business owner can see if consumers are entering their store or walking right by; they know what products are …

Online Photography Marketplace ‘Crated’ Offers an End-to-End Platform Like Never Before

When it comes to wanting to sell physical prints of your photographs online, there are but a few platforms. And of the platforms that do exist, many …

10 Crucial Lessons From History’s Greatest Graphic Designers

Simplify, visualize, know your user: the lessons of these design pioneers, from El Lissitzky to Paula Scher, are as relevant as ever.<p>Many people know the names of influential architects, artists, and fashion designers; far fewer know the names of graphic designers. It’s strange to me, since graphic …

Graphic Design

DietDidot by Paratype

The typeface was designed at Double Alex Font Studio by Alexey Chekulaev in 2006 based on Dido by Firmin Didot, 1799.

Keeping Letterpress Lively: Studio visit with KeeganMeegan & Co.

It's not hard to love letters, they give us ideas and inspiration and connect us to the world through writing. For traditional printers that …

Mod Notebooks

Introducing Mod, a service that will send you a blank, rule, or dot-gridded notebook in the color of your choice. It’s thread bound, opens flat on …

Illuminated Cut Paper Light Boxes by Hari & Deepti | Colossal

<p>Deepti Nair and Harikrishnan Panicker (known collectively as Hari & Deepti) are an artist couple who create paper cut light boxes. Each diorama is …

Type Connection Helps You Find Matching Typefaces

Deciding upon a single typeface to get your point across is easy, but figuring out which typefaces match is something even design experts often get wrong. How do you find the chocolate to Perpetua’s peanut butter then, or the goose to Garamond’s gander? You put them through the paces of the Type …

Type Anatomy

I think this print was produced a couple of years ago but I saw again the other day and thought it might be useful to post here.<p>The attractive <b>Alphabet of Type</b> is more of a type anatomy infographic. Each letter models a specific typographic structure together with the correct nomenclature; ears, loops, links, tittles, hooks, spines, tails, ligatures, and more. Produced by Patrick Mulligan and Ben Gibson.

The Cyclist’s Empire: A New Print of the Empire State Building Made from Bicycle Tracks | Colossal

<p>The Cyclist’s Empire is the latest cycling-inspired print from the folks over at 100 Copies who print (as you might have guessed) only 100 copies of …

How to Get Started With Light Painting

One of the most important things you can do for yourself as a photographer is to have fun. Whether photography serves as a source of income or is a …

grain editJavier Garcia Interview

I was first introduced to Javier Garcia through his intoxicating blog, No Barcode, where he posts his latest vintage finds. It was here that I …

If 27 Famous Artists Designed Buildings

Have you ever loved a painting so much you wanted to step inside and live in it for a while? The aching color of a Rothko composition or a surreal Dali dreamscape might make more exciting living spaces than our boxy apartments or monotonous suburban homes.<p>In his latest illustration series, …