One Pixel Brush. 03_42260_Article_01-large.jpg (JPEG Image, 3840 × 2160 pixels) - Scaled (26%) Behind One Pixel Brush: Creating High-end Concept Art. April 20, 2015 5:00 am Dan LeFebvre This is the conclusion of our three part series going behind the scenes of the concept art studio, One Pixel Brush, as told by its Art Director and Co-Founder, Shaddy Safadi.
Welcome to the conclusion of our three-part series going behind the scenes of the concept art studio, One Pixel Brush, as told by its Art Director and Co-Founder, Shaddy Safadi. Behind One Pixel Brush: The Business Side. April 10, 2015 4:22 am Dan LeFebvre Peek into one of the leaders in the highly-competitive world of concept art and learn more about the business side of One Pixel Brush.
A few days ago, we got some great insights from Shaddy Safadi, Art Director and Co-Founder of One Pixel Brush. Behind One Pixel Brush: Origins. April 3, 2015 4:23 am Dan LeFebvre Recently, I had the chance to sit down with Safadi and talk about his story, how he manages to stay successful in his business, and even some advice for anyone else who might want to travel down the same path he followed.
Let’s start by digging into the origins of the studio. To say Art Director Shaddy Safadi’s business, One Pixel Brush, has rocketed to success would be an understatement. One Pixel Brush works with some of the biggest names in the industry like Treyarch, Crytek, Naughty Dog, and Infinity Ward to name a few. Kowloon walled city. Daily Mobile UI Design Inspiration #479. Are you a UI/UX designer?
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Because it’s nearly impossible to predict the results, you always seem to end up experimenting with different modes and Fill Opacities until you get the results you’re looking for. In this article I’m going to give you a high-level view of what the various blend modes do, and then I’ll dig deeper into the nuts and bolts of the blend modes by explaining some of the math involved, and their interrelationships with each other. I’m not going to “show” you how the blend modes work—I’m going to “explain” how they work. By the time you finish reading this article, you should have a better idea of how to use blend modes and where to begin your “experimentation,” which in turn should reduce the time it takes to achieve the results you’re looking for.
Books for Designers. December 19, 2014 4:10 am Callie Kavourgias Being a great designer is more than just making pretty things.
There’s a ton of theory that goes along with why some designs work and others just don’t. While there are hundreds of different books out there about design and theory, you don’t need to read them all. Here are […] Being a great designer is more than just making pretty things. Infographics: The Power of Visual Storytelling by Jason Lankow, Josh Ritchie, and Ross Crooks The three authors of this book lead a creative agency that specializes in infographic design, data visualization and social PR. Introduction - Material design - Google design guidelines. Web Design Client Questionnaire – 10 Key Questions. Web design client questionnaire: why do you need it?
First of all, to understand what your clients need and provide them with most competitive proposal. Second, you need to filter out price shoppers who unlikely will out the complete form. You can use this web design client questionnaire via email, phone or even in the meeting. Why there are only 10 questions? Because believe me or not most clients don’t have time nor wish to fill out 20 or 30 fields, let’s be realistic. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5.
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The tutorial was put together by Howard Pinsky, who said it’s actually a more refined version of an older tutorial he did years ago. Social media image dimensions 2014: the complete guide for Facebook, Twitter and Google + (UPDATED! April 2014) As always, I’m going to be completely honest: all the information on sizes and dimensions of cover photos for social networks, including backgrounds, profile pictures, etc. have changed several times.
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