For a long time computers weren’t thought of as being creative tools in the pure sense. While it was possible to follow some creative pursuits on a computer, this hardware was ultimately always going to be about data and information. The word digital essentially means that everything is made up of 1s and 0s with no shades of grey – and good art has always been about the bits in between. Continue reading “The Best Hardware & Software For Designers”
Multi-award-winning artistry, the holy grail of creators of imaginative visual feasts, is not only recognized by the industry, but also by the general public. Continue reading “8 Must-See Award Winning Videos”
Creating a website is easy. With free software tools and online creation websites even a novice webmaster can have a new site up and running within minutes. The most popular website management system, a content management system called WordPress, even allows administrators access to thousands of free design themes at the click of a mouse. Continue reading “3 Popular WordPress Design Ideas”
The USA hosts many of the world’s best academic institutions. Not only that, but it’s a country with creativity bred in to the culture – so it’s only natural that its home to some of the most prestigious art schools on the planet too. Continue reading “The Top US Universities To Study Art”
This week, tech sites have been buzzing with news about Canva, a brand new graphic design platform. The new site is aimed at non-designers, so it could have some implications for professionals who serve small business clients. Canva says it’s working to include graphic design professionals in its plans. But do designers have anything to fear in the meantime? And should designers fear the new site?
You are off to shoot a video of your friends, of the vacation retreat you are at, or if you are more creative, you are shooting a creative video that you are going to put on Youtube for all to see. If you are like most people, when you go to shoot a photograph, or a video, you want to center everything perfectly in your frame. You have the misguided notion that the best pictures and videos are ones where your main subject is centered in the frame. Perhaps there are occasions where this approach can work, but on many occasions, those pictures and videos turn out to be incredibly dull and boring to viewers. Continue reading “Golden Rule Of Thirds For Photo And Video”
You have confidence in your creativity as a photographer, and it’s time to move it up to a professional level. Starting a freelance business takes courage, imagination and even a little help from unusual sources. Being the boss isn’t easy, but doing what you love is worth taking a few risks. Continue reading “Creative Ways Of Succeeding As A Freelance Photographer”
The Hyperloop Alpha is a transportation system located inside of a tube; where it is possible to reach speeds over 700 mph, and still keep it safe, and comfortable. It accomplishes this by using air in the same way as an air hockey table.
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An updated census showed that there are approximately a total of 7 billion people in the world or more. But more fascinating than that statistics is that there are 6 billion people who has access to cellphones.
A plenty of companies use a hat in their logos. It can be any kind of hat from a cap to a wizard hat, but chef’s hats, sombreros and top hats are most popular. So today’s showcase is all about hats to give you some inspiration in case you are also going to use this symbol in logo design. What about sphere where it is appropriate to use a hat in a logo? We can say any: bars, restaurants, cinemas, shops, dance studios, etc.
We’re about to discuss the most important element of the corporate identity – a logo. It plays a huge role in the awareness of a brand. A list of topics to consider when choosing a center element for the logo is endless. As a rule, it depends upon the brand, its target audience or a customer’s wish. Continue reading “25 Glasses Logos for Your Inspiration”
Creating a memorable logo is the key to becoming recognized. For some, it’s an image tied in with a structure. For others, they go with something more memorable, such as an animal. Here are the top 7 companies that utilized animals in their logo. Continue reading “7 Animal Logos for Inspiration”
People rely more and more on the internet when it comes to shopping. This wave of online shoppers has created a huge demand for e-commerce services. The internet is by far the easiest platform for shopping, and WordPress being one of the most powerful CMS’s has played a big role in it’s growth. Wordpress has a number of eCommerce plugins that will make it much easier for you to develop your very own eCommerce website. Continue reading “6 Great Shopping Carts & E-Commerce Plugins for WordPress”
The wonderful part about having a camera in your mobile device is that it gives you the opportunity to take photos at a moment’s notice. But what are you to do with all those pictures once you have them? Whether you’re taking snap shots of your friends, important pictures for work, or just indulging in your artistic side, having a variety of photo editing apps at your disposal will make it quicker and easier to get the final product you want. Check out these awesome apps to learn about your photo editing options. Continue reading “Top 4 Photo Editing Apps”