Design

Eye-Catching & Clever Print Ads

February 8th, 2011
by Bhanu Ahluwalia
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Eye-Catching & Clever Print Ads

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Advertisements don't really have a second chance to make a first impression. They should be well thought out and catchy enough to influence the viewer's opinion. Thinking out of the box is the key here that leads the design agencies to survival. Designing print ads is more challenging than some may think since...

Design

80 All-You-Need Photoshop Brushes

February 7th, 2011
by Stelian Subotin
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80 All-You-Need Photoshop Brushes

Brushes for Adobe Photoshop are known to be one of the most used add-ons since they don’t just enhance your designs, but also help give your works a new, fresh and stunning look. Those of you who have a love for brushes may probably know a number of them listed in this post. Nevertheless, new brushes are being designed for Photoshop and hence, you...

Inspiration

Digital Artwork Inspired by Geometry

February 4th, 2011
by Nousheen Aquil
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Digital Artwork Inspired by Geometry

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In this exclusive roundup, we have compiled some very creative digital artwork inspired by geometric shapes. These shapes have always been a great tool for designers and artists to create their artwork in a simple yet aesthetic way. This type of digital art which includes geometrical shapes looks stunning and visually alluring. Some...

Business Online

The Price is Right: Breaking Down the Design Process

February 3rd, 2011
by Robert Bowen
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The Price is Right: Breaking Down the Design Process

Like with most creative fields, there are those who operate outside them who do not necessarily understand all of the time and energy that goes into the design process, and as a result, they tend to undervalue our contributions and imaginative creations. The design community is not at all immune to this treatment as we regularly come across a client or potential client who...

Inspiration

Showcase of Creative (But Not Necessarily Usable) Contact Forms

February 2nd, 2011
by Robert Bowen
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Showcase of Creative (But Not Necessarily Usable) Contact Forms

Contact forms are the best way to attract visitors and to interact with them. A creatively designed and inspirational contact form is the most appropriate way to say welcome to your visitors and invite them to use your services. A comprehensive and stylish form persuades the visitors and helps build their confidence in the company behind the site.

Essentials

Useful Icon Packs for Your Creativity

February 1st, 2011
by Stelian Subotin
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Useful Icon Packs for Your Creativity

For all of you out there who can’t get enough of icons, we have compiled another round-up of 35+ very creative icon packs which will most probably come handy and useful for your personal as well as commercial projects. If there is an icon set you’d like to share, please do so in the comment section below. Enjoy!

Design

Round-Up of Photoshop CS5 Tutorials

January 31st, 2011
by Bhanu Ahluwalia
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Round-Up of Photoshop CS5 Tutorials

Almost a year ago, Adobe Photoshop CS5 was released and designers have not stopped raving about it since then. And why wouldn't they? CS5 is filled with many powerful features that has made work easier for designers across the globe and the results we see speak for themselves.

Design

Tutorials for Making Your Website Mobile Friendly

January 28th, 2011
by Bhanu Ahluwalia
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Tutorials for Making Your Website Mobile Friendly

Mobiles have become a necessity in our lives and are being used worldwide. Today’s phone set has the capability to browse the web, listen to songs, watch videos or even download any required information. This is the main reason why many companies have considered rebuilding their sites to make them mobile compatible.

Infographics

Infographics to Enrich Your Knowledge

January 27th, 2011
by Aquil Akhter
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Infographics to Enrich Your Knowledge

Over the past few years, social media networking sites have been growing rapidly — this is something we all might have obviously noticed already. The question is whether we’re aware of how many users there are out there across the world who cannot imagine their lives without their social media networks.

Photography

If Animals Were Models

January 26th, 2011
by Bhanu Ahluwalia
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If Animals Were Models

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This could be a very interesting question for photographers. What if animals really were models? How would they pose? How would they look? We tried to get answers to these questions and started searching all over the internet for our priceless collection of animal "models".

Essentials

CSS3 Tutorials to Brighten Up Your Day

January 25th, 2011
by Prakash Ghodke
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CSS3 Tutorials to Brighten Up Your Day

As we all know, a lot of complicated CSS code snippets had to be used back then when you simply wanted to achieve a rounded corner, and even had to use JavaScript for simple animations. But since the coming out of CSS3, life has become a lot easier.

Inspiration

Creative and Artistic Poster Designs

January 24th, 2011
by Aquil Akhter
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Creative and Artistic Poster Designs

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For most designers, it can be difficult to find inspiration by doing quite the same tasks within daily ongoing projects. Going for a walk to catch some fresh air, reading an interesting book or simply going to the cinema can sometimes be helpful. Believe it or not, even that film poster can give...