New Features of Adobe Photoshop CC

Iaroslav Lazunov  •  Design  •  July 11, 2013
New Features of Adobe Photoshop CC

Current release of Photoshop has more than a dozen new features that significantly widen our choices in working with images. Sharpening tools, Camera Raw Tools, improved tools for working with vector objects, copying of CSS attributes, improved toolbar for working with 3D objects and texture painting, and much more are now available in Creative Cloud. All-new Smart Sharpen New...

New Features of Edge Reflow CC

Iaroslav Lazunov  •  Coding  •  July 9, 2013
New Features of Edge Reflow CC

Edge Reflow application is used by web designers to create a native web surface with CSS design and layout features in a familiar and intuitive way. Edge Reflow helps designers to create resizable layouts that simulate the look and feel of both desktop and mobile devices; control media query breakpoints in design for custom device sizes, add typography to their projects using...

Design Trend: Long Shadows

Carrie Cousins  •  Design  •  July 8, 2013
Design Trend: Long Shadows

A new trend is making its way through cyberspace – long shadow design. The concept, which borrows themes from flat design, is popping up in a big way in recent weeks. The trend is impacting user interface elements and icons the strongest, but is starting to creep into other parts of website design. What is Long Shadow Design? Long shadows extend far past the object in...

Website Designs Inspired by Landscapes

Nataly Birch  •  Inspiration, Websites Examples  •  July 7, 2013
Website Designs Inspired by Landscapes

Full screen intricate backgrounds, that are enormously popular with modern designers, don’t get tired to boost up our inspiration. Taking advantage of visually stunning and truly attractive wide photos or illustrations, designers use them as excellent foundations that give website specific and required flair. You can stumble upon various photos that perfectly complement the...

UI Principles for Great Interaction Design

Christian Vasile  •  Design  •  July 6, 2013
UI Principles for Great Interaction Design

Interaction design is a very common term today, but many designers and developers still don’t know what exactly it means. Today we are going over some different aspects than the ones you are used to: we will jump into user interface and principles for designing great interaction on your website. First off, what’s IxD Interaction Design (or IxD) is a quite new area, only...

New Features of Adobe After Effects CC

Iaroslav Lazunov  •  Resources, Tools  •  July 4, 2013
New Features of Adobe After Effects CC

Adobe After Effects application is used by video professionals for creating motion graphics and cinematic visual effects. Video pros use After Effects for 2D and 3D animation purposes, creating dynamic text animation using typography tools, applying nondestructive effects to video using various tinting and adjustment methods, isolating objects from their background using...

Roundup of Recent Free Fonts (+10 Premium)

Christian Vasile  •  Fonts, Resources  •  July 3, 2013
Roundup of Recent Free Fonts (+10 Premium)

Design is not only about grids and colors, it is also a lot about typography. A typeface can make or break a website or a poster, therefore we believe that finding the right fonts for your website is crucial. The times of Arial, Georgia or Helvetica might be closed to pass. In the past years designers have been incredible at coming up with new fonts. We have brought together a...

Interview with Designers: Rally Interactive

Paula Borowska  •  Design, Interviews  •  July 2, 2013
Interview with Designers: Rally Interactive

I’m sure you have seen Rally Interactive’s amazing work on one inspiration glary if not another. Their work has provided me personally with so much inspiration and motivation, I had to get to know their way of going about design. And that is exactly what I did in this interview. Please enjoy the wonderful insight that the tree founders – Thomas Cooke, Ben Cline and Wes...

Showcase of Inspirational iOS 7 Concepts

Nataly Birch  •  Inspiration  •  July 1, 2013
Showcase of Inspirational iOS 7 Concepts

Recently we have started animated discussion about new iOS 7 interface, carefully considering new Apple look and providing our users with valuable components for creating brand new templates. So it is time to pay attention to those who keep theirs spirit up and don’t sit back, still believing in power, sophistication and perfectionism of Apple products. Those, who insatiable...

New Features of Adobe Muse CC

Iaroslav Lazunov  •  Coding  •  June 29, 2013
New Features of Adobe Muse CC

Adobe Muse CC software allows designers to create professional websites for desktop and mobile devices without writing code. Using Adobe Muse CC you can plan, design, and publish HTML pages according to the latest web standards using familiar Adobe tools the same as in Illustrator or InDesign. You will be able to work quickly with handy and practical sitemaps, master pages,...