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Most Inspired: Design Inspiration Blog 10 Cool (or Hot) Mobile Weather Apps Before I started writing my own weather app, I searched high and low for something that would fit my needs. Ultimately I didn’t find exactly what I was looking for, and wrote my own, but you might like some of the inspirational apps I found. Dark Sky Dark Sky can tell you at a glance exactly when it will rain (or snow) up to an hour in advance, so you’re free to walk the dog or run out to lunch and know you’ll stay dry. You can also explore the most beautiful weather animation you’ve ever seen, both forward in time or back.

30 Clever Logos With Hidden Messages If you are a designer or just an average Joe, you’ve seen hundreds of logos in your lifetime. Being bombarded with advertising, we naturally learn to ignore it. Some companies slack and use Microsoft Word to create their logo. Innovative companies on the other hand, put thought in their logo design. Have you ever stopped to appreciate the hidden details in a logo? Awesome New Product Design Of The Day: The Spiral Ink Chamber Pain July 19, 2011 | No Comments » | Topics: Design Loading ... Hot Stories From Around The Web Other Awesome Stories Photoshop Shortcuts – The Fun Way In this post I’m going to focus on several Photoshop shortcuts that I tend to use more often than others. Sure I could sit here and spell out every single shortcut available, but why reinvent the wheel? Here is a list of 10 of my favorite and most used Photoshop shortcuts delivered to you via Mr.

40 Extraordinary Photoshop Text Effects The trouble with Photoshop Tutorials is that there are a lot of them out there, but you only want the very best, most creative ones. In this post, we’ve collected 40 of the very best and most extravagant tutorials for working with type. After working through a few of the most appealing looking ones to you, you should have more than a few ideas for creating your own, unique effects! Tutorials: How to Create a Stereoscopic Image for Crossed Eye Image Viewing This tutorial will teach you how to create a stereoscopic image for cross eye viewing and you will be able to view the final image in 3D and full color without any other objects. Gestalt Principles: How Are Your Designs Perceived? When your first impression of a design is positive, when you instinctively see the design as being good, it’s likely because one or more Gestalt principles of perception are at play. When you look at a design and admire one or two of it’s parts, it’s likely because those parts are adhering to one or more Gestalt principles. One of the best things you can do as a designer is to learn these principles and understand what they tell us about how people perceive visual objects and the arrangements of visual objects. Understanding gestalt principles will give you greater control over your designs, create more harmonious designs, and increase the likelihood that your message is communicated to your audience.

30 Awesomely Designed Resumes April 27, 2011 | 1 Comment » | Topics: Design, Pics via Inspiration Feed Hot Stories From Around The Web Other Awesome Stories Browser Sandbox - Spoon.net The Spoon.net Browser Sandbox makes cross-browser testing and backwards compatibility easy. Just click Run for any browser to launch it instantly. Browsers run within an isolated virtual environment, eliminating the need for installs and allowing legacy browsers such as Internet Explorer 6 to run on Windows 7 and 8.

A Guide to Make Money as a Graphic Designer If you’re interested in designing field or a good designer, this post would guide you to make money as a graphic designer. I am wondering with the internet technology advancements, because it has some remarkable places to show our variety of skills and we could earn money with it. Yes, here I am gonna discuss about the graphic designing jobs through this post. When I started to write about “online money making” topics, am receiving many enquiries about the online jobs and some people asked me to show the good resources to earn money on the internet. 34 Cleverly Designed Inventions 34 Cleverly Designed Inventions March 10, 2011 | 354 Comments » | Topics: Design, Pics Hot Stories From Around The Web Comments

Fantastic logos with a hidden meaning This logo was made by Stylo Design, a design agency from Covent Garden, London. The entire logo is created with only one number; the number 8. By omitting certain parts of this number, they were able to create the brand name. Vintage Book Covers Design Shop in Misc Vintage Book Covers Writen by Alexandru / 1 Comment

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