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26 Logos & Their Design Evolution

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Our top 26 logo revamps for better or worse you decide.It's hard to argue with the Art Paul's and the Paul Rand's of the design world. Some…

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6 Things To Keep In Mind When Designing A Logo

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Paulywood for istockphoto has released an article on logo creation. A great article for those graduates or students wanting to get into…

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A State of Independents

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Something big has happened in the publishing world. Something interesting. While mainstream publishers continue to stare grimly at…

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European Websites

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We have to say there is not a more daunting task than choosing a handful of European talents. We stumbled upon some true creatives on our…

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Focus :: Graphic Design Studio Websites

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It should come as no surprise that some of the best designed and looking websites are those of design studios themselves. Untrammeled by…

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Focus :: Graphic Design :: France

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Next to sculpture, painting, architecture, cinema, cuisine and couture, France's graphic design seems nowhere. Even in France itself…

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How Do Replica Designer Chairs Stack Up? A Review Of Sorts!

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Its no secret that designers are often at their desks morning to night... and then some. If you are studying design and have started to…

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Interview with Fabien Barral

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We interviewed one of the most talented French Designers. This is what he had to say about himself... I am Fabien Barral. I am a graphic…

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James Victore :: Don't Be A Design Zombie

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James Victore is a man of action. He believes that knowing about jazz and wine and auto-racing can make you a better designer. That graphic…

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Logo Design Love

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David Airey, super blogger and notorious designer has released a book called Logo Love Design. He offers a free to download chapter of his…

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Print

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Prints can be anything from digital art to advertising, to layouts for magazines, posters, flyers newspapers you name it. We have scoured…

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The Best of European Typography... Ooh la la!

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We went to France, Italy and everywhere else that serve great wine and cheese AFTER the dessert, to find the most passionate and sometimes…

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When times are tough, graphic designers get tactile

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As always its up to the graphic designer to keep the economy running when times are tough... Really! Graphic Design makes the modern world…

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The Creative Brief :: Part 1

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The brief. That genesis of the creative process. All design jobs begin with a briefing from the client, usually in written form (the…

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The Creative Brief :: Part 2

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Hey there. In the last article we discussed the role of receiving and understanding the creative brief — a vital part of the designer's job…

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Your Business Card is Crap! Not quite!

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Your business card leaves an impression of You, even when you are not there. A beautiful business card helps you stay in on the radar of the…

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Do's and Don'ts of Website Design

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A short and sweet article of the main Do's and Don'ts in Web Design by Angela Lisl. DO: Keep your page structured In the recent months we've…

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Focus :: Contemporary Type Foundries :: Part 1

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Working with typefaces is about as basic as it gets for graphic designers. A solid knowledge of type, a keen eye for which fonts are…

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Focus :: Contemporary Type Foundries :: Part 2

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Following on from Contemporary Type Foundries Part 1, presented below are the final six type foundries I've chosen to display. So, without…

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How & Where To Get Paid Freelance Work While You're Still A Design Student

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This is inspiring article has been written by graphic design student Jacob Cass. Jacob Cass is a 21-year-old designer from Newcastle…

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Get off the Mac, roll up your sleeves and get making. Once a week.

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In the working world it has become increasingly difficult to free yourself from the Mac and create something with your hands. Make the most…

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Interview with Luke Feldman

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It has been said that Luke Feldman is to digital art what Tim Burton is to cinema, or Dr. Seuss is to children's books, his distinctive…

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Interview with Veerle Pieters

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If you haven't heard of Veerle Pieters... Where have you been? Veerle is one the design industry's most savvy and branded designers. Her…

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Mind Maps for Graphic Design :: Ideas Generation Techniques

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The most difficult part of being a creative of any kind is idea generation. Why do you think there are so many copy-cats out there? There…

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You too can Create your Very Own Digital Characters

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Featuring in this months who's who wasn't enough, Luke Feldman generously made The Graphic Design students a tutorial using his funky design…

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Create an Iphone Advertising Poster

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Focusing on a simple approach and execution, this tutorial will teach you tips and tricks to creating professional and dynamic poster ads…

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