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QBN - Design Industry News & Discussion

QBN - Design Industry News & Discussion
Los Rosales A beautiful, weird, gritty stop-motion animated short by my good friend Daniel Ferreira. Done while he was at Fabrica. Le Cool Madrid - Chulapo A work by Noelia Lozano for Le Cool Madrid Magazine. Visual still life composition, made of photography+3d+cg...

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How to be a stylish designer.  You don’t know how to dress. Fashion has no meaning to you, other than buying a pair of jeans every two years or so. You don’t get the point of wearing anything otther than black. Pink Tentacle (4) The Year of the Rabbit has come hopping around, and here to mark the occasion are some antique bunny-themed nengajō from the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston collection. Happy 2011! Rabbit, 1951 // Snow rabbit, 1927 Sumo-wrestling rabbits, 1927 Rabbit in bed, 1915 Rabbits playing musical instruments, 1927

Society Motors Custom Motorcycle Logo - | We Got Hoodzpah Zech Francis is a one man show. He single handedly started Society Clothing and now runs it with the help of some of the most stylish guys we are happy to call friends, Jose Gallina (photographer extraordinaire) and Ace Bushong (aka Ace Future of TREO). The guys were recently working on designing a custom motorcycle for Society, a cafe racer that would make men drool and women swoon. Geogrotesque Stencil Geogrotesque Stencil is the newest member of the popular Geogrotesque family, it has been thought as a display typeface, but it goes one step further and tries to solve some of the typical problems of stencils fonts. Most stencil fonts don't have a wide range of weights, Geogrotesque Stencil has a range of 7 weights. Another characteristic of this type of fonts is that the cut usually does not adapt well to the size or the use of different materials, generally it has a wide cut that works well in small sizes but in larger sizes is not very elegant, on the other hand a thin cut does not work in small sizes and affects the reading. Geogrotesque Stencil tries to solve these problems with 3 levels of cut (A, B and C). The thin cut (version A) matches the stem width of the Thin weight, in version B is twice as wide and in the version C is three times more wide. Distinctions

Top 5 Content Management Systems for Freelancers Whether you are a freelance blogger, photographer or web designer, choosing the right content management system (CMS) for your freelancing business can be tricky. As a freelancer, you need a content management system that is quick and simple when it comes to usability, yet powerful in terms of personalization. After all, standing out from the crowd is paramount for any freelancer. The problem is, there are numerous content management systems on the market, each offering their own strengths and weaknesses.

Photo Inspiration Who doesn’t love baby photography, One of the most challenging and time consuming type of photography. It is easily one of the hardest kinds just because of the sheer amount of unexpected drama with the kids. It is also one of the most popular kind of photography too. You see baby photography all around. 28 of the most beautiful typefaces released last month Sean Mitchell is an interactive designer based in Vancouver, British Columbia, and the editor of TypeRelease. We’ve gathered together an eclectic mix of new type for you this month — a dynamic slab from FontFont, a lusty script by Positype, a plump display from Fontyou, a layered family by S–Core, a 21st century didone from dooType, and many more — let’s get to it! S—Core: Core Circus A layered type family consisting of seven 3D effect layers, eight 2D effect layers and one shadow effect layer. FontFont: FF Marselis Slab Crossbreeds geometric and humanistic forms, creating a freshly dynamic slab–serif family.

Surf News Network BIG SURF PICTURE 4/12/14 Saturday update The Jet has a 150mph trough inbetween Japan and HI at 30-40N latitude or 600-1200 miles north of us. There's lotsa of broad weak Jet winds from the dateline to over Hawaii thus the wetter weather. A strong High bounces the Jet up and over HI Sunday into next week. Stunning Examples of Flat Mobile Interface Design These days it seems, instead of waiting to be commissioned, designers produce interfaces in the hope they will be purchased, and mobile interface design is big business. The flat trend made a lot of headway in 2013 and is predicted to continue throughout 2014, so today we are showcasing a collection of stunning examples of flat mobile interface design. Some of these designs are currently concepts and some are apps in use.

The Sexperience 1000 Welcome to The Sexperience 1000, an interactive journey through the sexual experiences and preferences of one thousand British individuals. What’s the favourite sexual position of iPhone users in the North? Do country music lovers over 55 prefer to do it in the dark? Explore the 20 questions of our survey and discover what the great British public get up to between the sheets… Decade Fabulous Drop Cap (Promo) / Decade Type Foundry 26 high Quality drop cap in vector file (.eps & .ai) . Each letter individually grouped and highly detailed/textured, Change the colour to suit your design and use as decorative initials on wedding invitations, letterheads, menus, threatening letters, ransom notes, certificates and heraldic documents Feel free to contact me if you need any help regarding my designs. *Secure download links are emailed automatically to your e-mail.

Patrick Dunne - Art Direction / Graphic Design - Paia, Hawaii Share Print 29 Advertising 15 Product Graphics 8 The Flight From Conversation At home, families sit together, texting and reading e-mail. At work executives text during board meetings. We text (and shop and go on Facebook) during classes and when we’re on dates. My students tell me about an important new skill: it involves maintaining eye contact with someone while you text someone else; it’s hard, but it can be done.

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