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Showcase of Unique Steampunk Web Design & Resources

August 1st, 2012
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Showcase of Unique Steampunk Web Design & Resources

Steampunk is a genre which surfaced during the late 1980s and early 1990s, as an amalgam of various science-fiction and fantasy elements resembling the British Victorian era or the U.S. "Wild-West" era, in which steam power was widely used. One of its main characteristics is anachronism - designating an object, person, event...

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Creatively Clad: A Showcase of Creative Costume Design

July 31st, 2012
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Creatively Clad: A Showcase of Creative Costume Design

One area of design that tends to constantly be producing innovative and impressive results is the field of costume design. With so many important scenes relying heavily on the costumes to help create and solidify the tone and feeling of the piece, costume designers have a lot to carry on their shoulders....

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Images from the Mind’s Eye: Showcase of Conceptual Photography

July 30th, 2012
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Images from the Mind’s Eye: Showcase of Conceptual Photography

For many photographers, capturing an exquisite moment is the dream. For others, conveying an exquisite idea is what they set out to do through their pictures. That dream can be just as challenging, as concepts in your own mind may appear clearer than when presented to others. But even if the...

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A Collection of Mesmerizing Rain Photography

July 27th, 2012
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A Collection of Mesmerizing Rain Photography

Whilst we all enjoy a nice sunny day, rain can result in some really interesting photography. There is something inherently emotive about rain, as the tirade of water is at the same time cleansing and intensely life giving.

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Creativity With Skill: Showcase of Hand-Drawn Elements in Web Design

July 26th, 2012
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Creativity With Skill: Showcase of Hand-Drawn Elements in Web Design

With the advent of technology, more traditional hand-drawn art has taken something of a back seat. Of course, you do find masterpieces, both classic and modern, in art galleries. But in general, many of the hobbyist artists among us have given up pencil and brush in favor of Photoshop and,...

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World of Imagination: Gallery of Fantasy Digital Drawings

July 25th, 2012
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World of Imagination: Gallery of Fantasy Digital Drawings

Art is a powerful tool that can instantly transport you into another world. A world born of imagination and pure creativity. So many digital artists today specialize in bringing these worlds of fantasy into our world. Making them tangible and accessible, if only through the art they produce. It is these types...

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Stripped: Minimalist Movie Posters and Album Artwork

July 24th, 2012
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Stripped: Minimalist Movie Posters and Album Artwork

As consumers, there are a lot of different products that companies want us to purchase or get into. When you're in a position to make one choice amongst many products, there is a need for it to stick out; you need to be swayed. Companies do this through things like features and pricing;...

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HTML5 Tutorials for Keeping Your Design Skills Tight

July 23rd, 2012
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HTML5 Tutorials for Keeping Your Design Skills Tight

With the growing number of HTML5 tutorials available to help designers and developers get a better handle on this language, it can get a bit tricky sorting through them to find what you are truly looking for. And as the capabilities of this language expand, it is important to keep up with...

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Runny Paints: Modern Watercolor Portraits

July 20th, 2012
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Runny Paints: Modern Watercolor Portraits

Watercolor is one of the oldest and arguably greatest techniques of painting. A style that is becoming more and more popular. The upsurge in popularity is most assuredly owed, in no small part, to its versatility and simplicity, which give one an opportunity to experiment with the medium. Not only with materials on which the...

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The Evolution Of Mario

July 17th, 2012
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The Evolution Of Mario

There aren't many video game characters that are in the consciousness of the general public, however Mario certainly has made great strides in this area. It's rare to meet someone who has not heard of the Italian plumber named Mario, but those who don't play video games often may be unaware of his humble beginnings.