Archive for the ‘Graphic Design’ Category

Posted on 10th Sep, 2009 10th Sep 09
Posted by fran fran

Wired Cover Design Process

Check out this great video, featuring Wired’s creative director Scott Dadich talking about the detailed creative process behind the production of the magazine’s front cover. It’s nice to get an insight into how much work and enthusiasm goes into creation of each month’s leading image, and how much fun it looks to be involved!

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Posted on 4th Aug, 2009 4th Aug 09
Posted by fran fran

Graphical Banners – Fire Engine Red

Banner Pack - Fire Engine RedThis is my first set of goodies to download – a set of graphical banners for use in design projects, with a fire-engine red colour palette. I’ve carefully created these to look as good on light as on dark backgrounds, and they come ready-to-go in five of the most popular banner dimensions as outlined at Google Adsense. These are designed to grab attention and pop off the page, with a sleek design that asks to be clicked on.

Download after the jump!

Posted on 24th Jan, 2008 24th Jan 08
Posted by fran fran

Helvetica Documentary

Helvetica - A DocumentaryHelvetica, a documentary about the famous typeface of the same name, is now available to watch on Google Video. I saw this film a few months ago on the TV – once you get over the fact that you’re actually going to spend an hour or so of your precious life-span watching a feature about a typeface, you’ll realise that it’s a great film, and well worth your time.