Inspirational Designs to Support Japan

Corina Ciripitca  •  Inspiration  •  March 15, 2011
Inspirational Designs to Support Japan

What happened in Japan several days ago is terrible – an 8.9 earthquake, and then the devastating tsunami. It is a serious loss for this country as thousands of lives were washed away and homes simply disappeared for ever. All that us – the people can do is support them in any way we can, whether it’s about donations or moral support. Designers all over the world...

Awesome Formula 1 Posters, 2011 Season Calendar

Adrian  •  Inspiration, Resources  •  March 15, 2011
Awesome Formula 1 Posters, 2011 Season Calendar

Those who are fans of speedy races already know that pretty soon they can enjoy a new season of Formula 1. Some of us have been waiting for it for a whole year, so that we can indulge our eyes and enjoy a pint of beer along with that. What’s new about this years’ Formula 1 is the calling off of Bahrain Grand Prix that was scheduled to be opening the race, due to the...

Useful Tools for Testing the Usability of Your Website

Corina Ciripitca  •  Resources  •  March 14, 2011
Useful Tools for Testing the Usability of Your Website

Testing the usability of a website is a must for any running project, because it helps analyze and understand whether the website is working fine or needs some improvements. Any designer or developer can create a beautiful website with a stunning design, but if its usability is poor then you can already state that this project is hopeless. This is common for a big project,...

Editing Tutorials For Amazing HDR Effects

Corina Ciripitca  •  Resources  •  March 13, 2011
Editing Tutorials For Amazing HDR Effects

You either love or hate HDR pictures – that is a fact. Some people say that these pictures look too unreal and opt for more realistic photos. However I think that some HDR pictures are just perfect. Somehow some photographers that choose this technique achieve that dreamy and unrealistic effect. What also needs to be taken into consideration is the type of photo that one...

7 Questions You Should Ask Yourself Before Starting A Project

Corina Ciripitca  •  Resources  •  March 11, 2011
7 Questions You Should Ask Yourself Before Starting A Project

Lately, people that have worked as freelancers in Internet marketing, decide to go solo and make their own projects. Freelancing is a good experience to get to know this subject and it gets one more prepared for this decision. You first think – what can be difficult about that? You have experience in creating and promoting a website and you have money to get 2 or 3 people to...

30+ Free Web, Mobile UI Element Kits and Stencils for Designers

Corina Ciripitca  •  Resources  •  March 10, 2011
30+ Free Web, Mobile UI Element Kits and Stencils for Designers

Good timing and organizing stuff is essential for project management. In web design for instance, when you want to deliver a project on time, there are several time factors that should be considered. When you spend your time efficiently, you can be sure to deliver your project on time or even faster. This is why you should consider choosing ways to organize your time and save...

60+ Stunning Logos of Companies To Inspire

Adrian  •  Inspiration  •  March 9, 2011
60+ Stunning Logos of Companies To Inspire

A good logo will only help your company succeed – that is a fact. When choosing a logo for your company you have to make sure it will truly represent your business and send a certain message. The message it will send will be the first thing that people will remember about your company – so it has to be the best. One probably needs to take more time when creating a logo. I...

The Common Elements in Music and Design

Daniel Pintilie  •  Inspiration  •  March 8, 2011
The Common Elements in Music and Design

Working many hours each day in front of a PC isn’t an easy task; in fact, it may be quite annoying but things could be improved by trying out some “helpful tricks” as: a cup of tea, a nice and functional office, the promise that at the end of the project you can go on a short walk or just listen to your favorite online radio. All these are working for me and, by reading...

20+ Useful Digital Photography Tutorials, Techniques and Effects

Corina Ciripitca  •  Resources  •  March 8, 2011
20+ Useful Digital Photography Tutorials, Techniques and Effects

Making a photo look almost as real as you see it in reality, adding color or correcting exposure – all of these and much more is available today by using different photography manipulation softwares. One of the most popular is Photoshop and it is definitely one of the most used today. There are tons of things you could do to a photo, even if, once you took it, it doesn’t...

30 Creative Resume (CV) Designs for Inspiration

Corina Ciripitca  •  Inspiration, Resources  •  March 7, 2011
30 Creative Resume (CV) Designs for Inspiration

Some time ago we have posted an article containing information on how to correctly write a resume. The content of your resume is definitely very important, but you should also care about its looks. Remember that this is the first thing that a potential employer will see about you and a good impression is essential. Moreover if you are a designer, then your resume should...