25+ Amazing Sunset Desktop Wallpapers

Adrian  •  Resources  •  July 13, 2011
25+ Amazing Sunset Desktop Wallpapers

I’m sure that you’ve watched a sunset at least once in your life and I’m also sure that there are just a few people in the whole world who remain indifferent and insensitive to the beauty of this phenomenon. It’s hard not to become enchanted by the change of colors in the sky, by the soft coloring of the clouds when the luminous disk of fire is slowly going down the...

Jacek Yerka’s Surrealist World

Adrian  •  Inspiration, Resources  •  July 12, 2011
Jacek Yerka’s Surrealist World

Jacek Yerka was born in Toruń, Poland, in 1952, where he later studied fine arts and graphic design. He was pressed by his university teachers to avoid realism and details in painting as they tried to guide him after the trends of the period. In spite of all that pressure, the artist preferred the classic style of the Flemish painting which influenced his works and can be...

Useful Tips and Tricks for Google+ (Plus)

Adrian  •  Resources  •  July 11, 2011
Useful Tips and Tricks for Google+ (Plus)

A few months ago, Google announced the launch of the +1 button that has been tested on a small number of users. Two weeks ago it was time for what was expected for a while already to be brought to the surface – Google+ (Plus). Google+ is the first Google brand social network that promises involvement in the social environment through a carefully designed tool that is...

Design TNT – An Explosive Collection of Design Resources

Adrian  •  Design  •  July 11, 2011
Design TNT – An Explosive Collection of Design Resources

Design TNT is an awesome website where you can get instant access to professional design resources for your projects! Design TNT’s mission is to provide all designers out there with high quality resources that they can’t find anywhere else – all in one place! Here are the awesome categories of products you can find at DesignTNT: Addons – they have just the addons you...

A Showcase of Startup Logos

Alex  •  Inspiration  •  July 7, 2011
A Showcase of Startup Logos

Startup companies these days need to find a way to stand out and attract attention – to them, every new visitor could be a potential customer or investor, and they need to make sure that their design doesn’t put people off. It’s for this reason that so many new startups are coming up with beautifully designed sites with impeccable user interfaces – they know that...

Reasons Why White Spaces are Good in Web Designing

Roxanne Peterson  •  Design  •  July 6, 2011
Reasons Why White Spaces are Good in Web Designing

In the context of web designing, white space is referred to the space between different design elements. The area between text, paragraphs, images, links and footers etc. are referred as white space. White space is not necessarily “white” it is essentially a blank space. Use of white space helps in scanning different sections of websites and web pages. While designing web...

Cinemagraphs – Amazing 3D-like Animated Photos

Adrian  •  Resources  •  July 5, 2011
Cinemagraphs – Amazing 3D-like Animated Photos

“What we describe as animated photography is not animation at all. All that happens is that a long string of snap-shot photographs… are passed at rapid speed before the eye.” – F. A. Talbot “Moving Pictures: How They are Made and Worked”, 1912. Even if we tend to perceive the movement, it is only an illusion, as the animated photos (Cinemagraphs)...

25+ Incredible Vexel Art Illustrations

Adrian  •  Inspiration, Resources  •  June 29, 2011
25+ Incredible Vexel Art Illustrations

I’m sure that you’ve heard of vector art and that you have probably seen some beautiful illustrations and designs made by using this creative and always somewhat different form of graphic design. Ok, so there’s a new trend in this domain that’s called Vexel. It somehow improves the illustration by adding a marvellous sense of depth and volume to it, which is pretty...

10 Productivity Tools to Save More Time Online

Leonhard Widrich  •  Resources  •  June 28, 2011
10 Productivity Tools to Save More Time Online

As the online buzz increased dramatically with the rise of Social Networks, I found that it is also very easy to get distracted. With dozens of popups and new notifications, staying focused and working efficiently can sometimes be difficult. So here are 10 innovative tools that help me greatly to get more done and focus on what is important. Productivity Tools MindMeister –...

Interesting Photo Manipulation Artworks

Alexandru Tudoran  •  Inspiration, Resources  •  June 28, 2011
Interesting Photo Manipulation Artworks

These are my works and also my wallpapers made for all of you, guys. The available resolutions range from 1024×768 to 1920×1200. Well, my artwork is based on making wallpapers with tools and materials offered by Photoshop. I started working in Photoshop one year ago and, after a few preps and sketches, I’ve managed to make my first wallpaper/creation without...