Love these posters from a bygone era. So much more artistic and colourful than the ads you see plastered all over the the transport networks today... Makes you feel all warm and fuzzy 🙂 It's Nice That : London Transport Museum shows 150 beautiful and innovative Tube posters. Further posters can be seen at an … Continue reading Beautiful and innovative Tube posters
Facebook for your extended family... Nice little site and a sweet idea FamilyLeaf - Private network to share with your family.
I guess we've all been there... And they wonder why we get cross with them at the final hour when they come back with stupid comments like these! See the full set here... Stupid Feedback from Clients.
A must for all designers... Though I only got 75/100. I blame old age and bad eyesight! :-/http://type.method.ac/#
Lovely video about the font Futura which is used everywhere! FUTURA LE SPECIMEN ANIME from Thibault de Fournas on Vimeo.
Leica Announces World’s First Digital Camera Dedicated To Black-And-White If money were no object I want one of these... Leica M Monochrom I absolutely ❤ Leica cameras. Beautifully designed to capture amazing imagery. At US$7,950, I don't think I will be owning one any time soon. You can see the craftsmanship that goes into the making … Continue reading Leica B&W Digital Camera… I want one of these!
Had an email this morning announcing the arrival of Adobe Creative Cloud. Basically every design programme I use but 'in the cloud' for $29 a month. For Freelancers like myself it may prove a good solution rather than forking out squillions of £££'s every time Adobe updates their software (which is seemingly every week. Time … Continue reading Adobe Creative Cloud – Could this change the way we design?
I don't go to gigs these days... I wish I could but I don't seem to find the time. That said I am now working in an office where they all do and they've inspired me to listen to some new tunes and discover a few bands I wouldn't have normally listened to... M83, LCD … Continue reading Modern Gig posters
Interesting article courtesy of Smashing Magazine... Since the dawn of the Internet, the demand for good design has continued to skyrocket. From Web 1.0 to Web 2.0 and beyond, designers have remained on their toes as they define the trends and expectations of our online universe. The Internet is a great designer’s playground, and online … Continue reading The Do’s and Don’ts of Infographic Design
I love infographics at the moment and this one is just brilliant... and so true. After the Oatmeal's 'How a Website Design Goes Straight to Hell' poster struck a nerve, this one is also a spot on observation of us Graphic Designers out there. It's a hard life but we grin and bear it 🙂 … Continue reading A Day in the Life of a Graphic Designer