Although most of you probably know what it’s a blog, let’s start from the beginning. What is a blog? Jorn Barger coined the term in 1997. A blog (a contraction of the term “web log”) is a type of website, usually maintained by an individual with regular entries of comments, descriptions
Who originally coined the term “graphic design” appears to be in dispute. It has been attributed to Richard Guyatt, the British designer and academic, but another source suggests William Addison Dwiggins, an American book designer in the early 20th century In 1900 the bookbinder T. J. Cobden-Sanderson associated with Emery
[tweetmeme]When I studied the graphic design career in the year 1990 computer use was almost nil and depended on our ability to turn those sketches and drawings in a dummy for our customer using more traditional means such as paste up, drawing and so on. Actually the process was becoming
Think Design upload this week a series of 57 high resolution photos of different automotive parts, from the garments, motor foil, etc. These images can be used as textures and backgrounds, have many applications Here is the link: http://thinkdesignblog.com/freebies-57-high-res-classic-car-textures.htm
Yesterday a customer specifically requested me a font for his web page menu. Of course this was not Arial. After much struggle I found a surprisingly simple solution using CSS. To do this we use the @ font-face rule and fonts in Open Type (. Otf) or True type format
How much should I charge for design? One of the most common questions asked by graphic designers. It is also one of the most difficult to answer. There are so many factors involved that no answer or formula can be applied to all cases. The ideal is to have a
There are different methods to remove the background of an image, in each tutorial we will work from the simplest to the most complicated. In this first tutorial we’ll use the Magic wand This method is functional if we have a uniform background and the figure does not contain complicated
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