Inspiration

Night Moves: A Collection of Night-Life Photography

April 27th, 2012
by Noupe Editorial Team
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Night Moves: A Collection of Night-Life Photography

Life tends to move by at a pretty fast pace, this is not a secret to most. However, there are a few who have yet to discover that often times, at night, life moves even faster. When photographers turn their lenses towards the majesty that life has to offer for moments to capture,...

Design

Websites of the Deep: A Showcase of Underwater Web Design

April 26th, 2012
by Wes McDowell
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Websites of the Deep: A Showcase of Underwater Web Design

Developing a website can sometimes be a dry process, but that doesn't mean the finished site can't make a splash. As the lead designer at a studio called "The Deep End", it's always interesting to see what others have done with the underwater web design theme, and it turns out...

Design

Products and Packages with Fantastic Typography

April 25th, 2012
by Tara Hornor
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Products and Packages with Fantastic Typography

Sometimes the most appealing products are not those that are priced the most reasonably, but the ones whose packaging goes beyond functionality and crosses over to the artistic. Alberto Alessi said it best when he described his reason for his own aesthetic designs:

Inspiration

An Eye for Detail: Exceptional Makeup Artists

April 24th, 2012
by Noupe Editorial Team
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An Eye for Detail: Exceptional Makeup Artists

As we search for inspiration, looking beyond our own fields and into other artistic arenas is quite commonplace, no matter how far from common the expressive works we find in these places may be. Which is the case today. Today we take a look at some work of an exceptional group of makeup...

CMS

A Collection of Beautiful Joomla Templates

April 23rd, 2012
by Kevin Muldoon
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A Collection of Beautiful Joomla Templates

Originally a fork of Mambo, Joomla has grown into the second most popular Content Management System (CMS) on the web behind WordPress. In January 2012 Joomla was upgraded from 1.7 to version 2.5. It brought a lot of great new features such as notifications for easier updates, multi database...

Inspiration

Fabulous Phoneography: Gallery of Smartphone Photography

April 20th, 2012
by Kendra Gaines
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Fabulous Phoneography: Gallery of Smartphone Photography

What makes a great photograph? Many believe it's not just the subject of your picture, but even the composition and the style in which you decide to take your picture. Photography, like many arts, is fairly objective--you may find a picture that you love that your best friend absolutely hates. One certain thing about...

Apps

Design on the Go: Designer Apps for Android

April 19th, 2012
by Amelia Hunter
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Design on the Go: Designer Apps for Android

As smartphones have advanced, and the display and photo capture technologies have improved, many have desired the ability to design and to edit images on their mobile phones. In fact, today hundreds of design applications exist on Google Play (previously known as Android Market). So in order to help you sift through...

Interviews

Massimo And Lella Vignelli: Designs That Will Outlive Mankind

April 18th, 2012
by Speider Schneider
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Massimo And Lella Vignelli: Designs That Will Outlive Mankind

There are two major things that had to be overcome in writing this spotlight on Massimo and Lella Vingnelli: One was how approach the subjects in a different way as they've had so much written about them? Two, as with writing about other designers who are still living, one runs the...

Boilerplates & Other Tools

Extending the Web: Useful Google Chrome Extensions

April 17th, 2012
by Kevin Muldoon
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Extending the Web: Useful Google Chrome Extensions

At the end of 2011 Chrome surpassed Firefox as the second most popular browser in the world. One of the reasons it has grown in popularity could be because of its expansive Chrome Web Store. The store has thousands of applications that help extend the functionality...

Design

The Painted Egg: Decorative and Imaginative Easter Eggs

April 16th, 2012
by Nataly Birch
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The Painted Egg: Decorative and Imaginative Easter Eggs

With Easter having just passed, we thought we'd look to one of the holiday's most common motifs, the painted egg! There are many different ways to decorate and make something special from your standard, boring egg. You can use either natural dyes or liquid food colors to make them almost any color...

Design

Television Typography: Showcase of Memorable TV Show Logos

April 13th, 2012
by Cecilia Razak
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Television Typography: Showcase of Memorable TV Show Logos

TV show logos have become an art. They create recognizable brands that become an important part of a show’s off-air life and legacy. The eclipsing O of "Heroes", the periodic elements of "Breaking Bad", the film-negative "X-files", these title pieces have become instantly recognizable, and help make their shows familiar across many...

Inspiration

Through the Mist: Showcase of Foggy Photography

April 12th, 2012
by Noupe Editorial Team
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Through the Mist: Showcase of Foggy Photography

There are so many photographers who set out to capture not just emotive imagery in their photographs, but hauntingly so. One way that many choose to bring this haunting element into their work is through their choice of subject. Few natural elements can add this tone to photos as well as fog. Easily...