Category Archives Graphic Design

Graphic Design Archives

In this category you will find general articles, professional tutorials and handy tools & resources covering all aspects of graphic design.

Sub-Categories:
Graphic Inspiration / Illustrator / Logo Design / Photoshop / Typography / Vector

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40 Inspiring Examples of Infrared Photography

Infrared photography — the art of showing the unseen. If you have had a chance previously to look at any examples of infrared photography, you know the amazing after-effects that the photographs tend to have owing to modern-day’s excellent IR sensors. Further more, while the camera does produce the desired image, the photograph is often retouched using a photo manipulation…

40 Beautiful Examples of Vexel Art Illustrations

To quote Wikipedia, Vexel art is “an entirely pixel-based form of raster art that imitates the visual appearance of vector graphics”. Sounds impressive already, doesn’t it? Well, you needn’t scavenge the entire internet to find samples of Vexel art — we have done that tedious task for you. In this gallery, we explore some of the best examples of this…

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Ideas: The Force Behind the Designer

We all know that most design clients are fairly predictable in tastes and not exactly thrilling to work for. I am sure you are not clapping your hands in excitement when designing another site for a wedding photographer or online marketing company that needs to be “conversion optimized.” Nothing about the project itself stirs the spark of creativity that is…

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Coen Brothers Poster Series: An Artistic Homage to the Storytellers

Creativity and entertainment is always a killer combination. Take up any genre from the entertainment industry, and add to it a touch of creative talent — Boom! You’ve got yourself something that has the prowess to change the world. Perhaps this is the primary reason why celebrities and movie makers command more respect, influence and fan following than representatives from…

Superb Graphic Design Artwork

In this gallery, we have a collection of otherworldly images. These are graphic art, taking a feeling or moment and pressing it 2D for transmission directly to the heart of other humans. These are a collection of graphic art examples of various types and expressing various things. They are taken from artists around the world, yet you can feel in…

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This clearly isn’t an Infographic…

We are well and truly in the age of the online infographic. Or are we? These colourful ‘data visualizations’ of information have flooded the internet in numbers; however, there’s many of them which just aren’t up to scratch. So, what makes an infographic an infographic? The original definition basically means the visualization of data. Over the years, though, that idea…

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20 New Photoshop Text Effects

In this roundup, we have put together 20 amazing Photoshop text effects. Photoshop’s text tools can create awesome and mind-blowing effects — well, that’s as obvious as “Sun rises in the East”. Whether you’re designing a logo, a banner or just some title text, Photoshop comes with the required tools to help you inject creativity and awesomeness in your text…

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10 Reasons Your Business Card Sucks

Do you view your business card as a simple formality, or a powerful sales, networking, and marketing tool that can embed your person and brand in customers’ minds, motivate callbacks and generate sales? Unfortunately, most professionals are in the former group. They print business cards that are less inspiring than tiring. And chances are you’re in this group. Thus, I…

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Helvetica Superheroes – A minimalist alphabet of superheroes

Let’s admit it: typography is awesome, isn’t it? If you really are serious about making the internet (or anything with written words for that matter) better and more beautiful place, you cannot disregard the importance of amazing typography. And when it comes to typography, what’s the key element? In other words, how does good typography start? Obviously, it all begins…