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Incredible Hand-Drawn Works (With a Digital Twist)

February 3rd, 2012
by Tom Ross
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Incredible Hand-Drawn Works (With a Digital Twist)

Within the creative community there seems to be an ongoing divide between the realms of digital art, and traditional (non-digital) art. Often traditional art is viewed as somewhat archaic, conjuring images of the Mona Lisa or a Monet landscape. Whilst these masterpieces, and much of traditional art is of course pivotal to our...

Inspiration

Fashion Forward: Showcase of Fashion and Editorial Photography

February 2nd, 2012
by Robert Bowen
6
Fashion Forward: Showcase of Fashion and Editorial Photography

As we have undoubtedly heard our entire lives, a picture speaks a thousand words. And while that may be true of most, there are those who seek to tell a bit of a story with their works. Editorial photography, and perhaps some would say to a lesser degree fashion photography, is an...

Design

Adobe Illustrator Tutorial: Creating a Disco Ball

February 1st, 2012
by Jasmina Stanojevic
14
Adobe Illustrator Tutorial: Creating a Disco Ball

Creating an illustration of a sparkling disco ball might seem very complicated, and with good reason. In this new Adobe Illustrator tutorial we will try make it simple. We will be creating a really nice, shiny disco ball using only AI and our good taste in color selection. Overall, the coloring will be...

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Help Wanted: Websites For Finding Design And Programming Jobs

January 31st, 2012
by Kevin Muldoon
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Help Wanted: Websites For Finding Design And Programming Jobs

There are a lot of advantages to freelancing. You will have more flexibility over the hours you work, you won't have to commute to work any more and best of all, you are your own boss. It can be hard work landing a job. Not to mention making sure a project...

Inspiration

Send in the Toons: Collection of Creative Cartoons

January 30th, 2012
by Noupe Editorial Team
5
Send in the Toons: Collection of Creative Cartoons

For most of us whether it was the Saturday morning programming, the Sunday morning comic strips, more, or all of the above cartoons have been a major part of our adolescent and adult lives. For whatever reason, we seem to be drawn to the often exaggerated drawings of cartoonist's pens. Be they...

Design

Useful CSS Snippets for Your Coding Arsenal

January 27th, 2012
by Kevin Muldoon
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CSS is a beautiful language but it can also be frustrating at times. Certain CSS solutions don't work on certain browsers (cough Internet Explorer cough) and much of your time can be spent debugging code.

Design

Creative Uses of Illustration in Web Design

January 26th, 2012
by Nousheen Aquil
15
Creative Uses of Illustration in Web Design

Using illustration in web design has become quite trendy these days. People love to see beautifully designed illustration based websites because they stand out from the rest. Not only because of the beautiful illustrative art work and carefully crafted web designs but also because of the perfect balance struck between these two important...

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Flashes in the Dark: Low light Photography

January 25th, 2012
by Noupe Editorial Team
11
Flashes in the Dark: Low light Photography

Photographers put a lot of focus and emphasis on the lighting for their pictures. After all, lighting is a powerful instrument in setting the overall tone and feel of the piece. Even when there is very little light to work with. In fact, it is in these situations that the lighting can create...

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The New Redesign Rules of the Web

January 24th, 2012
by Robert Bowen
11
The New Redesign Rules of the Web

With the ever-changing landscape that is the internet, web designers and developers are constantly tasked with redesigning some part of the web. Whether it be for our own sites or for those of a client, redesigning is a big part of working in the field right now. For whatever reasons, be it the...

Design

USB Drives That Make You Jump Drive For Joy!

January 23rd, 2012
by Speider Schneider
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USB Drives That Make You Jump Drive For Joy!

In the Stone Age of computers and digital storage, there were little “floppy disks” that promised holding an entire megabyte of space… although it was really only 978 kilobytes. AOL would send these little plastic disks to every household each and every month, hoping computer users would sign up for that...

Design

50 Inspiring Logo Designs

January 20th, 2012
by Kevin Muldoon
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50 Inspiring Logo Designs

A logo is an essential part of branding your website and marketing it offline and online. Some logo designs feature simple, beautiful typography whilst others more are fun and colourful. However, all logos should be memorable and able to integrate with your website design effortlessly.

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Pixel Perfection: Showcase of Inspired Pixel Art

January 19th, 2012
by Angie Bowen
19
Pixel Perfection: Showcase of Inspired Pixel Art

For many designers, and artists alike, using the numerous tools that are available to them in whichever graphics program is their app of choice is the only way they can get their work to shine. But then there are those who operate in the complete opposite manner, shying away from the tools and...