Monthly Archives: October 2007

Songs to Design By


This post was inspired a little bit by Brian Warren’s monthly mix tape and a lot by the Design Work Flows panel I attended last year at SXSW… music seems to go hand and hand with design. While many designers regularly listen to music while concepting or photoshop comping, I am the type who prefers [...]

“When I grow up…”


Every morning I wake up, stumble over to my computer and sit down to digest my daily feeds. This morning I found a fantastic video on John Bell’s blog that I just have to pass on. I laughed so hard it hurt… I laughed so hard because some of it is so true. Who doesn’t [...]

Blog Action Day: Awareness for the Environment Through Design


Designers can make a difference in helping the environment. Perhaps it is suggesting recycled papers to your clients, or encouraging the members of your studio to drink from reusable mugs instead of Styrofoam cups (thanks to Sara in our office). Some solutions are common sense and easy implementations, others take some planning. But the good [...]

Color in Motion [Videos]


The Sony Bravia ads are spectacular. I just saw the newest one on Youtube and thought I would share it and 2 older ones. Sony Bravia Bunnies [kml_flashembed movie="" width="425" height="350" wmode="transparent" /] Sony Bravia Bouncing Balls [kml_flashembed movie="" width="425" height="350" wmode="transparent" /] Sony Bravia Paint Ad [kml_flashembed movie="" width="425" height="350" wmode="transparent" /] If you [...]

Typography: What Language Looks Like [Videos]


I get pretty excited over some nice typography. Sifting through my pile of digital clutter I rediscovered some of my favorite videos. If you share my appreciation for the personality a letter can acquire when arranged just right, you will enjoy the following video clips. Typographics Download Softlightes – Heart made of Sound by Kris [...]