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Designer playing games: The Last Of Us II

UX Collective

UX analysis of the weapons’ related tasks. The game The Last of Us II (2020) is an action-adventure game developed by Naughty Dog. The game is set after the events of the previous game, The Last of Us (2013), and the player can control two characters that live in a post-apocalyptic world.

The Best Design Books of 2021

Eye on Design

As a teenager growing up in the suburbs who was interested in graphic design, the design section of my local Barnes and Noble was my only connection to the profession (like many smaller suburbs around the country, there were no graphic design studios in the area).

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The easiest way to design a logo – in just 4 steps

Creative Bloq

It turns out it's simpler than any of us thought

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The Year in Type

I Love Typography

Read the book, Typographic Firsts. What a year! There is much to bemoan in 2020 2021, but the never-ending year was still an inspiring one in type. This issue of the Month in Type takes a look at some of the highlights of The Year in Type. Enjoy!

How to Make and Sell Your Own Merch

Designer Daily

Clothing is considered one of the prominent categories in-demand as far as online shopping is concerned. The global fashion market has witnessed a meteoric rise from $25.09 billion in 2020 to $30.58 billion in 2021 at a CAGR of 21.9%.

Year In Review #BestOf2021

Graphic Design Junction

GDJ wishes you all an awesome and exciting Happy New Year 2022. Well guys, we just did it! I’m all about looking forward to Twenty21, Hurry! But before we step up into next year, let’s take a quick look back at what happened in 2021. We call it #BestOf2021. ?

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Fav Photos Found in 2021: 64 Photos by 64 Photographers

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Travis Lee Constantine Illustrations

We And The Color

Illustrations based on bold colors and clean lines. Travis Lee Constantine is an inventive illustrator from London. Inspired by emotion, music, film, and life experiences, his creative work is based on bold colors, clean lines, and simple shapes. Below you can see a small selection of illustrations.

Skate culture: No comply

UX Collective

Somerset House’s exhibition explores the impact of skateboarding in the UK.

60s Graphic Designs Trends and Historical Examples

Creative Market

Trends come and go, but historical influences are forever. Art movements have always been defined by the events that shaped a certain period. A new way of thinking often eventually gives way to new ways of expression.

“Home Before the Harvest” by Photographer Roman Spataro

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Photo home before the harvest new york city photographer photography roman spataro

Bauhaus-Style Screen Presentation Template

We And The Color

Present your projects or products the right way with this customizable Bauhaus-style screen presentation. Created by Adobe Stock contributor @Wavebreak Media , this Bauhaus-style screen presentation template for Adobe InDesign is based on the standard size of 1920 x 1080 px.

Design system FAQ: adoption and implementation

UX Collective

Too much talking on which tool, too little on who’s using it. Foreword: I worked now 6+ years with Design Systems (DS). I was there when it started ( Check this ), and now I am here writing about what it has become.

5 Website Navigation Bar Examples To Enhance Your Web Design

Creative Market

Website navigation is a huge factor that affects the success of your website. It greatly impacts user experience, conversions, sales, bounce rates, and how you get returning customers, which ultimately builds brand loyalty.

Fresh Resources for Web Designers and Developers (December 2021)

HONGKIAT

We are at the end of 2021! Time really flies and the world at the moment is trying to recover from the effects of the pandemic. But we are still here to feature the best tools for our fellow web developers and designers.

Adobe Photoshop Window Light Text Effect

We And The Color

Create hyper-realistic window light text effects in Adobe Photoshop with this easy-to-use PSD file. Adobe Stock contributor @Patrick has created this PSD file to give you an easy-to-use template for hyper-realistic window light text effects.

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Avoid corporate cultures that undervalue people and design

UX Collective

Examining an organizations leadership and discovering your beliefs can help shape your career path Continue reading on UX Collective ». ui graphic-design business-culture design ux

7 Best Self Promotional Ideas For Graphic Designers

Creative Market

As a graphic designer , your job is to literally be artistic and creative in everything you do. So when you’re creating promotional or marketing materials for your graphic design business, you need to give them your best shot.

Creative Business Card Examples – 26 Design

Graphic Design Junction

Beautiful and professionally designed business card examples for inspiration. These absolutely clean, modern business cards have been crafted for the true graphic designers. Fully editable templates, very easy to use and customize in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, Indesign & MS Word.

Top 10: Business Cards

Mindsparkle Mag

We haven't missed our weekly design inspiration! We were teasing you as in the last edition; we've told you this year we are accomplishing 52 out of 52 weeks of Mindsparkle Mag's Top 10.

Why a design team needs a Design Hub?

UX Collective

Creating a group vision helps solve problems and build a strong team culture. When you can see beyond duty, you are making massive changes and innovating. As product designers, we create the perfect experience in a day-by-day routine.

15 Paper Portfolio Layout Ideas and Examples

Creative Market

Portfolios are vital in showcasing one’s work and experiences to potential clients and or future employers. Whether you are a graphic designer, artist, or creative director, having a portfolio can help you present a compilation of your masterpieces visually.

A Flock of Friends

Swiss Miss

“Fortify yourself with a flock of friends! There is always at least one who will understand, inspire, and give you the lift you may need at the time.” ” – George M. Adams. quotes

100 Best Free Fonts Of 2021

Graphic Design Junction

? Year 2021 is ending now and we are stepping into 2022 with great spirit. At the end of the year we would like to share 100 best free fonts for graphic designers.

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The role of talent transformation and job-reinvention in the era of AI

UX Collective

Designing Intelligent Workflows. Intelligent Workflow Design framework in use: Job Role prioritization activity, AI capability cards to help enhance job role tasks.

14 Modern Logo Design Ideas To Make You Memorable

Creative Market

What distinguishes a brand or organization in today’s cluttered marketplace full of competing goods and services? The answer to the question is branding. It is one of the many aspects of marketing and the main face of a company. And did you know that a modern logo can do wonders for your brand’s image and help you stay current as a modern corporation? Not only that, a modern logo can help propel your business to greater heights.

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Top Free Photoshop Watercolor Brushes: 35 Watercolor Brush Sets

Vandelay Design

Design styles can be created with free resources like icons, vectors, custom illustrations, and notably Photoshop brushes. Free brush packs are available all over the web dating back to Photoshop 7.

Elaborate Designs by Mitsuru Nikaido Transform Animals and Insects into Complex LEGO Robots

Colossal

All images © Mitsuru Nikaido, shared with permission. Kurashiki -based builder Mitsuru Nikaido reimagines marine life, insects, and land animals as mechanical, robot-like characters built entirely with LEGO.

Our 10 Favorite Brand Spotlights of 2021

Design Milk

AZIO (pronounced ay-zee-oh) is an LA-based keyboard brand that designs unique, modern keyboards that transcend the look and feel of conventional workspace tech.

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What’s the value of a writing workshop for designers?

UX Collective

The act of storytelling strengthens empathy and provides perspective on how objects are imbued with meaning (A version of this article first appeared in the Winter 2016 issue of Innovation , the quarterly of the Industrial Design Society of America.)

51 Bakery Logos That Are Sure To Make Your Sweet Tooth Tingle

Design Hill

Share 0. Tweet 0. Share. Nothing says home like the smell of baking. Bakery business is one of the never dying businesses as people have a soft corner for sweets. No wonder it’s a highly competitive business that provides high profit too.

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45 Fireworks Background Images to Get Your Site Ready for New Year’s

SpyreStudios

Seasonal themes are part and parcel of the work of a web designer. Whether it’s your own portfolio or a client’s, changing up the background to suit the current holiday or mood from time to time is good practice.

Best of the Best! Top 10 Posts of 2021

Design Milk

Objects for Living: Collection II Is Furniture Daniel Arsham Wants to Live With. During lockdown, amidst a new work from home reality, Daniel Arsham reflected on what objects he himself would want to spend time living with.

Simple Adobe InDesign Portfolio Template

We And The Color

Available on Adobe Stock, this simple, modern portfolio template is well suited for a wide range of topics. No matter if you are an artist, photographer, or designer, this easy-to-use Adobe InDesign portfolio template is ideal for a wide range of topics.

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