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Best Design and Photography related articles October 2010

Posted in Roundups By Suraj Vibhute

Roundup of design related articles october 2010

Design and photography related blogging community is very active and providing best stuff to the users. Sometimes it becomes hard to find particular post related to our need, that’s why we collected few of the best design and photography related post from all over the blogging world. So take a time to visit each blog post and enjoy!

Tutorials

In the following tutorial I will show you how to create a clean envelope icon. Give it a try and you might learn some new stuff about working with grid and the transform effect. You will also need some linear gradients, strokes, Opacity Mask, Pathfinder options plus some simple effects and techniques.

Today, we’ll be discussing some key aspects & techniques that a web developer/designer must follow to have a clean & professional looking mobile version of any website. So let’s get started!

Watch a font come to life before you very eyes! Filmed on location at alphabetician Chank Diesel’s fontmaking workshop at Clockwork Active Media Systems in Minneapolis, 5/6/9. Event sponsored by AIGA-MN.

In this video tutorial you will learn how to set up a chart or graph using the vector and text tools in CorelDRAW® Graphics Suite X4.

Setting up a video portal is not difficult simply because you can use third part video sites like Vimeo and Blip.tv and then just use WordPress posts to embed the videos in using the regular embed code that such sites provide.

Su.pr is a service run by Stumbleupon which shortens your URLs but can do so using your own domain too, the beauty of this service is your URL is syndicated to StumbleUpon, Facebook, and Twitter once you shorten the URL.

The given Photoshop tutorial would brief you about the techniques to transform any image into a milk figure. All that you need to make this milk image are some photo manipulation tools, like transformation tool, burn tool, layer mask, and few stock images.

Photography

Born in New Zealand & based in Brisbane QLD for the past 6 years, Kane Gledhill specializes in landscape, nature and wedding photography. He has been a keen photographer for over 15 years, first picking up a camera whilst still in school to cover the yearly sporting events.

Barbara considers photography to be an Art form, and happily embraces the use of Photoshop. She sometimes likes to apply HDR, textures and suchlike, as well as taking very typical landscape chocolate-box type photographs.

We’ve gathered up 30 awe-inspiring conceptual photographs that will make you take a moment to look a little bit closer and try to decipher the message of each photograph.

Fireworks are a class of low explosive pyrotechnic devices used for aesthetic and entertainment purposes. The most common use of a firework is as part of a fireworks display. A fireworks event is a display of the effects produced by firework devices.

  • 50 Jaw-Dropping Examples Of Sports Photography

Today In this article I compiled a huge list of sports photographers to inspire the world. I hope you will love this collection. Please do share your comments and thoughts in the comments section below post. Enjoy!

Articles

As the web has advanced we have seen trends in web design rise and fall. Today I’ll be going over some of the most common typography tips for designers and how you can apply these to your current web projects.

SEO web design is a concept which emphasizes great architectural design principles based on how the search engines determine relevance and site information. The design should be able to give out the information that the user is seeking and at the same time be easily navigable.

Ever wondered which are the most popular design tools and their number of users? We did too! So we partnered with Mostash to create an exclusive infographic depicting the 20 most popular design tools.

If you are having an online store where you are selling any kind of products, then you must know about some of the important tactics to make your store more successful. First thing to consider is the content on website. Is website content informative and containing targeted keywords and key phrases?

Information is everything. The web is full of free information for everyone to use but there are things that webmasters don’t want people to know, things that should be kept away from prying eyes.

You don’t have to own the most fancy gadgets or know how to use the most sophisticated equipment in order to be a good photographer – all you need is a decent camera, some knowhow about its workings and knowledge about lighting and angles, an eye for the aesthetic, and a creative bent of mind.

Common advice when starting a business is to uncover a segment of a market and determine what customers want or what problems they’re having and then give it to them. The customer is always right after all. Is this really the best advice?

One should be very astute while designing such a logo that communicated to its target audience well. If you will try to combine your products, services, history, philosophy and mission statement all in one symbolic logo, it can harm your logo communication.

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Roundups

Below are 30 examples of creative full color logos. Maybe from here you can learn, examples of a combination of various colors and symbols to produce a unique logo.

Detailed technical illustrations, showcasing the amount of detail the artists put into there work makes spend more and more time view different aspects of the drawing. Be sure to take your time viewing this incredibly fantastic collection.

we are providing best free PSD logo for download. Logo is the identity of any organization and company that make different to others. Logo represents the unique identity of every firm and company.

On internet you can find lots of free templates. But all are not good quality. Here I share some Free high quality HTML/CSS template to save your time. Click on any image of your choice and download it.

In this post I have rounded up some of the best Photoshop text effects tutorials from around the web. These Photoshop tutorials will arm you with all the latest techniques to help you in your design creations.

Halloween is one of the most popular and widely celebrated holidays of the year, this post showcases 30 dark Halloween digital artworks to get you in the mood for Halloween, no matter how you celebrate it.

Zemotion is a 22 years old female from Singapore and is a part of deviant art from last 8 years.  Below i have gathered 20 photographs taken by her.

Today we are showcasing famous movie and cartoon characters illustrations from Daekazu’s portfolio. All artworks and illustrations are also available as wallpapers which you can download by clicking on the images below.

If you’re a free lancing web designer who loves to work independently for clients, designing great websites requires some ingenuity and cutting edge to take over the competition and achieve customer satisfaction.

A picture is worth a thousand words but in the case of a printed ad, things are different. Besides the main message, it must be persuasive, to arouse curiosity and attract new customers. Below we have 25 super smart printed ads.

  • 2000+ High Quality Photoshop Brushes For Free Download

Today I compiled yet another huge list of Photoshop Brushes by collecting 2000+ high quality Photoshop Brushes for our readers. Enjoy!

Sans-serif fonts should be top pick if you are finding a font specifically for headlines or captions as they look more prominent and appealing in large size. Normally people don’t use them as standard for body text because it is believed sans-serif fonts are more difficult to read as compared to serif fonts, as they don’t have “serifs” (small decoration at the end of strokes).

JQuery is becoming almost every programmer’s favorite. It gives you freedom of displaying images galleries in most effective way and that too with very little coding.

Electronic commerce, commonly known as e-commerce, consists of the buying and selling of products or services over electronic systems such as the Internet and other computer networks. The amount of trade conducted electronically has grown extraordinarily with widespread Internet usage.

You don’t have to browse logo design galleries or search from different kinds of logos for particular color we have listed some beautiful blue logos. Blue colour is always looking good to use in designing because it is corporate color and used in different corporate Themes. Enjoy the post!

Here are 25 amazing Photoshop tutorials for all Photoshop lovers and designers. Check them out because there are lots of things to learn. These tutorials will teach you new ways to manipulate images, creating new text effects, cool photo effects and much more in details, enjoy!

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16 comments
Mark
Mark

That's the good resource of web design and photography articles.

suraj
suraj

Thanks Jasmine, glad to know that you loved our blog, thank for dropping by. :)

Lisa
Lisa

Great Photos, thanks for the links.

Gennaro@Enduring Wanderlust
Gennaro@Enduring Wanderlust

The jaw-dropping landscapes is my favorite of the bunch. Very unique use of colors and tones in the photos. Not to mention the modern patterns.

suraj
suraj

Yeah it's really very beautiful, thanks for the comment Gennaro, sorry for the late reply, I was little busy.

Harry Hilders
Harry Hilders

Great source of information about photography. Thank you for sharing!

Jasmine
Jasmine

I really loved the photography that you've posted here! And I like the way you have it set up too. When I clicked on a link it opened a new window, that way I don't lose my page! The photos by Kane Gledhill were breath taking! Thanks so much for sharing.

suraj
suraj

Thanks Jasmine, glad to know that you loved our blog and links opening in new tab, thank you very much for your supportive words :)

jp tutorialshock
jp tutorialshock

thanks for the useful list friend...

Hope we can be in your next roundup :) tutorialshock.com

suraj
suraj

Sure I will!

greg urbano
greg urbano

thanks for the listing, looks good but will take some time ot go through!

suraj
suraj

No hurry! take your time ;)

Fandy
Fandy

Thanks for included my post link :)

suraj
suraj

It's my pleasure. :)