Check out this colorful collection of illustrations featuring major cities from around the world, posted by Specky Boy!
“Mexican artist Aldo Crusher has recently designed an inspiring collection of illustrations of all the major cities of the world, entitled “Cosmopolis“. He has combined his unique conceptual illustration style, which is the use of geometrical primitives such as points, lines, and shapes to represent buildings and famous monuments of each metropolis, with beautiful colors.”
Check out these mobile app designs that features nicely done graphs and charts posted by Web Design Ledger!
“Charts, graphs and counters don’t take too much space, but have amazing ability to show off a huge amount of information in a briefly form. And all mobile users appreciate it a lot, as small mobile screens require their own rules.”
Photo Manipulation is that process of changing an original photograph and manipulating (changing) it into a photograph that is unlike the original peace. With that being said please take a look at these spellbinding examples of photo manipulation by Ukraine artist, Oleg Oprisco. This fine art photographer captures the whimsy and beauty in everyday moments in life. If you’re interested in learning more about this artist check out his interview with Photographylife.com. Enjoy!
Improving visibility is very difficult task to accomplish as a freelance designer. This makes it hard to gain more work and experience. To help out with this, check out this post about improving your visibility on Twitter by Vandelay Design!
“One of the best ways for freelance graphic designers and web developers to gain exposure online is with social media. Twitter is an especially successful avenue simply because it is such a common platform. Freelancers, big and small businesses, non-profit organizations, retailers, individuals – Twitter is full of world-wide activity, across every industry.”
Beautiful Corporate Identities posted by SpeckyBoy!
Creating a successful branding identity that can communicate across all mediums is a huge and significant task. SpeckyBoy has chosen a few beautiful examples of effective Corporate branding designs that are truly inspiring. “They each successfully combine creativity with discipline, while at the same time effectively representing their brands.” Enjoy!
Check out these awesome examples of Polygonal Style in web design! posted by designmodo! Click here!
“Amid extensive use of flat style graphics, visual storytelling solutions, rich content media approaches and a great deal of websites based on dynamic layouts, polygonal style — which was enormously popular several years ago — has recently found renewed life as an emerging design trend.”
Get excited about Emotional Branding posted by Smashing Magazine! Check it out!
“Globalization, low-cost technologies and saturated markets are making products and services interchangeable and barely distinguishable. As a result, today’s brands must go beyond face value and tap into consumers’ deepest subconscious emotions to win the marketplace.”
Awesome examples of textures and patterns in Web Design posted by WDL! Check it out!
“From subtle textured headers to complete backgrounds, there are several different approaches to including these elements in your designs. And the right use of textures and patterns can certainly result in inspiring results.”
If you’re in need of some inspiration, here is a showcase of websites that make great use of colors in their design. Check them all out here.
“Coming up with the right color palette for a web design can be one of the most important parts of the design process, and also one of the most difficult. Usually existing branding has the biggest influence on what colors are used, but other factors can come into play as well.”