Graphic Design

Graphic Design

Latest greatest news, innovations, reviews, tips, tricks and articles on graphic design (UI/UX, Graphic Design, Branding, Software, etc.)

Principles of Design – Ctrl+Paint

I recently came across  a great series of free videos and tutorials at ctr+paint. One in particular caught my eye, it applies to just...
Amazing Gig Posters Feature

Amazing and Inspiring Gig Posters

The fine art of gig and movie posters is often overlooked. However, amongst the piles of homemade or poorly designed and slapped together band posters...
Sketch 3 vs Photoshop

Sketch 3 vs Photoshop for UI Design

Note: This is part 2 of my previous article Web Design Without Adobe Photoshop. Have a read if you are interested in a bit...
Free Blurred Backgrounds

25 Free Blurred Backgrounds

These blurred backgrounds have been compiled and created for your quick and easy consumption. These 25 free blurred backgrounds are free to use for...
Macaw: A Review

Macaw: A Review

A couple of months ago I embarked on a journey that would involve testing a few different applications in the hopes of breaking the...

How Color Affects Mood And Perceptions

For as long as man has been able to mix pigments to produce varying colors, we have been using it consciously or even subconsciously...
5 Design Portfolio Mistakes

5 Design Portfolio Mistakes & How To Fix Them

There a lot of talented designers out there, all shouting for attention or competing for that job at that awesome agency. You need to put...

Web Design Without Adobe Photoshop

The Early Days I remember using Photoshop 5.5, the first version to introduce "slices" and the "Save for Web" dialogue. It was a miracle. A...

5 Typography Tools for Web Design

Good typography is crucial to graphic design, and as a graphic designer I am always looking for new and interesting tools to help me...