Inspiration

Architectural Artistry: Showcase of Architectural Photography

June 26th, 2012
by Robert Bowen
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Architectural Artistry: Showcase of Architectural Photography

With so many architectural marvels all around us, photographers often turn their lenses towards these structural models, and the results are often as wondrous as the architectural artistry they are capturing. So much tone and mood can be given to these lifeless constructs through the photographers' skillful compositions or knowledgeable enhancements. Which is what...

Essentials

Exclusive Vector Freebie: Soda Red Mac OS Icons

June 25th, 2012
by Noupe Editorial Team
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Exclusive Vector Freebie: Soda Red Mac OS Icons

Fresh on the heels of our last exclusive free icon set, we have another fantastic pack of icons for our readers. This time around, we were contacted by the talented crew over at TrySoda with an offer to release this brand new set of high quality Mac OS icons to our...

Themes

Showcase of Wonderful Responsive WordPress Themes

June 22nd, 2012
by Bhanu Ahluwalia
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Showcase of Wonderful Responsive WordPress Themes

These days, there are more WordPress themes available than you could even hope to count. However, not all WordPress themes are created equally. Aside from having a quality design and being bug-free, the biggest issue facing web designers is the growing number of mobile and tablet users. That's where responsive WordPress themes come in.

Design

Putting the Pieces Together: Scrapbook Style Web Designs

June 21st, 2012
by Angie Bowen
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Putting the Pieces Together: Scrapbook Style Web Designs

Web design has roots in numerous other artistic fields, one of which that blogging not only honors, but often mimics in design and use alike is scrapbooking. Just as scrapbooks capture moments with more artistic accompaniment than photos, collaging various elements together to present a story; blogs capture moments in digital format,...

Inspiration

Stunning Digital Space Art

June 20th, 2012
by Tom Ross
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Stunning Digital Space Art

Man's obsession with space goes back before records began, and the great unknown of the universe continues to inspire and baffle us today. Space offers artists a huge amount of inspiration to draw from, and space themed art often crosses over genres such as sci-fi, landscapes and fantasy.

Inspiration

Colors of Summer: Summertime Photography and Color Palettes

June 19th, 2012
by Robert Bowen
5
Colors of Summer: Summertime Photography and Color Palettes

With summer on the way, and with designers always looking for great color palettes to work from, we have decided to turn our inspirational spotlight towards the colors of summer. As we have done in the past, we went in search of some photos that have perfectly captured this season, and derived...

Design

Brushing Up: A Collection of Free Photoshop Brushes

June 18th, 2012
by Noupe Editorial Team
4
Brushing Up: A Collection of Free Photoshop Brushes

Photoshop brushes are a hot commodity among the design community, so every now and then we like to look in on what new sets have been released to the masses. And in this post we have collected dozens of new, free Photoshop brushes to spice up your design arsenal, and help give...

Essentials

Exclusive Vector Freebie: Ecology Icon Set

June 15th, 2012
by Noupe Editorial Team
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Exclusive Vector Freebie: Ecology Icon Set

Without any doubt colorful and high quality vector icons are one of the most desirable resources in field of design. Even though the World Ecology Day is far ahead of us awareness still needs to be raised around the world. Today’s freebie collection contains 20 vector icons designed in this theme. This exclusive ecology...

Design

Art on Board: Skateboarding and the Artistic Sub-Culture

June 14th, 2012
by Kendra Gaines
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Art on Board: Skateboarding and the Artistic Sub-Culture

When you think of sports, probably the last thing you think about is art or the freedom of expression. You probably think about the high energy. The excitement. The competition. The sweat. The blood. The tears. All of these tend to be associated with sports, from the most physical ones like football,...

Design

Industrial Makeover: Fully Illustrated Package Designs

June 13th, 2012
by Nataly Birch
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Industrial Makeover: Fully Illustrated Package Designs

Packaging is considered to be one of the main influences in the marketer’s world, instantly forming the first impression. It also helps determine the initial success of the product, since customers are accustomed to making instant decisions. Thus, the more memorable the package designs are, the better the chances that the merchandise will end up...

Design

Towards a 3D World: Amazing Collection of Autodesk 3DS Max Tutorials

June 12th, 2012
by Nousheen Aquil
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Towards a 3D World: Amazing Collection of Autodesk 3DS Max Tutorials

For today’s collection, we have chosen 3D Studio Max tutorials that will unlock the techniques you need so you can master your 3D Studio Max skills. With the help of the 3D visualization rendering, you can create the perfect feel and look you are wanting for your images. And...

Inspiration

The Art of Nature: Showcase of Floral Photography

June 11th, 2012
by Angie Bowen
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The Art of Nature: Showcase of Floral Photography

Floral photography is a popular area of this artform, not only because of the vibrant and beautiful colors that you can often find there, but also because of the inspiring nature of, well nature. This creative capturing of life brings so many themes to mind, from the delicate nature of life itself...