The Art of Lukas Brezak – Impressive Illustrations

Adrian  •  Resources  •  February 11, 2012
The Art of Lukas Brezak – Impressive Illustrations

Dr. Lukas Brezak is a renowned artist, illustrator and a graphic designer from the Czech Republic. When we talk about the art of Lukas Brezak, the first and foremost thing that comes in our mind is the unthinkable cocktail of reality and fantasy apart from the abstract form of art, his images present. Each and every image created by Dr. Brezak is unique. The breathtaking use...

30 Examples of Vintage and Retro in Logo Design

Neeru Pallen  •  Inspiration  •  February 9, 2012
30 Examples of Vintage and Retro in Logo Design

With the digital world continuously advancing it is clear that there is still a longing to look back. Many design trends have come and gone, but one that has left its mark and is here to stay is the vintage and retro style. Our innovative technology has definitely played an important role in keeping this design trend fresh; this is due to the rise of the iPhone and hipstamic...

40 New Tutorials for Photo Manipulation in Photoshop

Adrian  •  Resources  •  February 8, 2012
40 New Tutorials for Photo Manipulation in Photoshop

Designers use Photoshop pretty often as a tool for making their work more exciting and creative. One of their most common practices is photo manipulation. You may think, of course, that this is mainly about faking images, but it is not entirely true, because there are numerous original and stunning art designs that were created with the use of this technique. You need to...

How to Create a Stylish Image Content Slider in Pure CSS3

Valeriu Timbuc  •  CSS3, Tutorials  •  February 7, 2012
How to Create a Stylish Image Content Slider in Pure CSS3

Topic: CSS3 Difficulty: Intermediate Estimated completion time: 45 mins In this tutorial we will create a CSS3 only image slider inspired on the Futurico User Interface by Vladimir Kudinov. The CSS3 features that we’ll be using in this tutorial are in tests in the most recent browsers so this slider will not work in all browsers (try preview in Chrome and Safari). I...

ZeroBundle – Free Bundle for Designers

Adrian  •  Resources  •  February 6, 2012
ZeroBundle – Free Bundle for Designers

Have you ever heard about ZeroBundle? If not, than this might be a good startup for you to get to know this great website that offers hidden gems for web designers or simply curious researchers. It is a recently released sister site of WebDesignerDepot and MightyDeals and its scope is to offer fantastic deals for no penny, but for limited time. Head to ZeroBundle so check out...

Best Free Icons Search Engines and Libraries

Adrian  •  Resources  •  February 5, 2012
Best Free Icons Search Engines and Libraries

In any web designing project or application, the icons play a major role since it is used for multiple purposes. With the help of the icon editors, we can edit and create numerous icons and of course, there are also several high quality and creative icons available in the internet. The icons search engines make your jobs faster and save your valuable time. Choosing the right...

WordPress Security: 10 Essential Plugins

Adrian  •  WordPress  •  February 4, 2012
WordPress Security: 10 Essential Plugins

Today blogging has become an integral part of life. Millions of people write blogs everyday expressing their views, ideas and comments along with sharing poems, articles and even jokes and puzzles. And among all the blogging sites WordPress is the most popular one. It is a great platform with unique features and utilities. It also has inbuilt security features but still...

30 Free Fonts for Designers and Logo Artists

Adrian  •  Resources  •  February 3, 2012
30 Free Fonts for Designers and Logo Artists

Now you can convey your message in a more elegant way. This can be achieved by the use of a proper typography. The accuracy, precision and balance of geometric forms can give letters the style and sharpness they deserve. Typography is an essential part for the professional designers and for those who want to make it big in the promotion market. Among other things, effective...

25 High-Quality Free Gadget PSD Files for Download

Adrian  •  Resources  •  February 2, 2012
25 High-Quality Free Gadget PSD Files for Download

The Adobe Photoshop is a most popular and a powerful tool which is widely used for graphic and web design. It is an expensive tool that can turn boring pictures into an artistic masterpiece. The PSD (Photoshop Documents) files are mainly used to enhance the features or the design works done by the Photoshop. It helps to create the images into an artistic manner and also edits...

Essential Principles for Creating Minimalist Web Design

Neeru Pallen  •  Resources  •  February 1, 2012
Essential Principles for Creating Minimalist Web Design

The history of minimalism date back to the 1960’s, it was first seen through art that was inspired by the modernist movement (society moving in to the western world in the late 19th century). Minimalism was also a reaction and revolt of Abstract art and expressionism. Here is an example of minimalistic art: Piet Mondrian, Composition 10, 1939–1942, private...