2010 has just begun but the design and development community does not seam to be hit by New Year hangovers. Many new and interesting posts have been published already in the new year offering photography inspiration, Photoshop Brushes, Textures, etc. This post is as always a collection of community news submitted on tripwire magazine by readers and other blog owners. You can find more community news here.
A new type of designer is emerging in 2010. Are you still relevant?
We are going to learn the categories in which a type can be classified. Knowing the terms and characteristics of these groups can help you select the appropriate type for your project.
Very interesting Snow and Winter photography in 2009.
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It is a common misunderstanding that W3C standards cause hindrance in designing exciting website template designs.
This year was a great one for the web design community and in this post I’ll take you through the cream of the crop of 2009!
A quite month within the design community simply because of the Christmas holidays, but still we have managed and where able to collect the best design and web design resources from December 2009.
Tons of Tumblr Themes can be found in this post if you want to consider an alternative CMS platform.
40 Macro Photography of Water Drops gathered from Deviant Art. Very Inspirational photography
In this tutorial, we will learn exactly how to achieve such a 3D effect. We will also be experimenting with the reflection which is very important and gives the 3D text an added realism.
Industrial designer Michael Kritzer interview
We always try to find some best ever roundups, Today we just select some Professional Free Flash Most Wanted Image Gallery Tutorials using XML which is web based script, mostly flash developers..
A great texture set of 5 stunning high-res cardboard images. Dimensions: 4768 px by 3168 px.
Hand drawn football players silhouette collection: ZIP file attached for download which contains high resolution transparent .PNG image, and .EPS – compatible for Illustrator 8 and higher
Now it is the time of the social network, Twitter. It affected blogging in many ways. It is a new trend to abb twitter toolbar and twitter widgets in blog.
In this article I’ll share with you some useful tutorials and resoureces how to deal with .xls files on CakePHP.
30 Beautiful Black and White Photography gathered from Deviant ARt
I like to relate blogging to owning a dog. There is a lot of responsibility that comes with having a dog – and likewise, a blog.
Where to find Icons? This is a list of the 10 most popular and best icon-search engines.
This time we’ll create a digital SLR camera, a tool digital artists often use to take pictures to create textures or for reference.
Take a look at what we’re aiming for, an inquisitive owl on a branch with dusk scenery in the background. I chose a soft, warm color palette to create a peaceful illustration.
This post is meant with humor, but if you are easily offended or your name is “The Client” you may wish to look away now. Happy New Year
Including Wood, Paint, Plaid, Metal, Grunge
Here is a list of simple tips for going green in 2010. Check it out!
Dead Wings takes a look at seven sins of social media in hopes that we will not see much more of them in the new year.
Rather than bore you with another list of what I’m going to do in the New Year, here is a list of 14 things I promise not to do throughout all of 2010. It’s my anti-New Years Resolution List.
Download: Free TrueType Arcade Font Download, Artist: Jakob Fischer Size: 136 KB, Format: TTF, Type: TrueType
We were able to collect 30+ Useful Logo Design Tutorials for Photoshop and Illustrator for designers who ventures to logo creation. Get as many techniques as you can for your advantage.
We always come across some situations in which we have to express our views and ideas to others. Some people feel extreame difficulty in this.
We have collected 35+ Free Photoshop Action to Improve your Photos and can also be use with your design. Feel free to check them out.
I compiled some more factors I mention below. As well as calendar time, minute time and expenses which I mentioned in my previous post
As compared to photoshop brushes there are not enough free brushes available for illustrator. It is very hard to find the quality brushes, but i searched…
In this tutorial we are going to create Vintage Photo Effect. This is very simple and quite effective tutorial,
A round up of my favourite web designs from 2009, taken from the Weekly web design series
In this article you’ll see showcased here really good examples of footers, that really stand out from crowd – not only from design point of view, but about great usability as well!
There doesn’t seem any end to graphic and design artists in this world. Inspiration is persuasive, no doubt about that. Especially when it comes to typographic designs
If you have a digital rights protected DVD and want to convert it to enjoy on your PC, or convert DVD to iPhon, iPod, BlackBerry, etc. How?
YouTube is very famous and popular website which collects variety videos for people to watch it.
A collection of some of the best dark sci-fi art.
The art of negotiating can be related to the attitude a five year old. When a five year old sees something they want, they go for it and keep trying. So should we be when we want something.
Most web users and programmers must have stumbled across the problem of broken links or a deleted page, a forgotten sub-directory or a site moved to a different domain
Everyone loves having beautiful desktop wallpapers on their computer. It helps us to de-stress and gives us something else that’s pretty to look at when we have been working on our computers.
Check out this collection of 40 Background and Texture Tutorials and Resources. Whether they are abstract, grunge or retro, backgrounds and textures can add depth, style and interest to your designs.
Download a free illustration and make your website look special these days.
We always love to make desktop more beautiful and most of the peoples like to make beautiful wallpaper collections as well, as my hobby too when ever any special event becoming just visit various..
Designers guide to obtaining and displaying client endorsements
This is an overview over 20 WordPress Magazine Style Themes for using an inspiration.
Enjoy the newest, latest 10 fresh and helpful jQuery plugins in jQuery Plugins series before closing the year 2009.
This latest free brush pack includes a range of strokes styles, from thick and heavy through to light and rough, giving plenty of variety when grunging up or distressing your designs.
Displaying Twitter updates on your blog has become a popular trend. Inspired by the best artists in the world – kids and infants.
Favicons are those little 16 x 16 icons that appear next to the URL in the address bar of a web browser. They also show up on the tabs (if you’re using a tabbed browser), in your bookmarks.
See how the “Fresh” logo was designed for Freelance Review
RTR – Invent These Web Apps Web app ideas for designers from experts
In this tutorial, I will show you the steps I took to create this really great looking, space-themed “Unleash Your Creativity” Artwork in Photoshop. Have a try!
There is nothing more frustrating for a user than waiting an age for a web page to load. This guide helps you build faster loading websites.
Only two more days to enter our raffle! We are giving away two great web development resources
Here in this post I have listed some of the best photoshop interface design tutorials which are extremely easy and attractive
Buying a Domain name is the first step to start your website. It’s an important decision so needs to be taken intelligently.
This article of Retro-Desktop-Wallpaper gives you inspiration of designing wallpapers, posters and other graphic works.
There are total 18 beautiful social media icons including twitter, facebook, linkedin etc… and it comes in two sizes of transparent PNG 24-bit format. The photoshop (PSD) file is also included…
A detailed post on Data URI scheme with examples… Must read!
24 beautiful and creative typography designs to inspire you that will allow you to expand your knowledge base of what typography really is.
It’s time for another giveaway from DesignBeep.This time the giveaway is really interesting.Some guys developed a web site ROLLIP which is an online photo editing tool.
Every thing in this world is been driven by a special driving force called “Inspiration”. There are different sources of inspiration for different people, cities and even for the nature itself.
In this article, we will learn how to create a realistic looking orb and we shall continue to experiment with it and finally attempt to create planet earth and to add glow lines around it.
Beautiful Digital Painting and airbrushing By cypherx
In this tutorial we’re going to give our face a zombie look in just a few steps.
Small preview that works on the new, fresh, and never-seen-before portfolios some web designers prepare for their portfolio in 2010.
In this post we are going to see some of this amazing artist work and also we`ll learn somethings about him.
Start the New Year right by creating your own unique promotional postcards inspired by this collection.
Who doesn’t love big, bold typography? See 15 premium slab fonts in action! They will transform your designs and websites with their attention grabbing quality and they are absolutely FREE!
A floral photoshop brushes set, contains 10 high resolution brushes ( 2500×2500 pixel ) for your free or commercial work
Goals help you get things done and keep your business moving forward. They also teach you something with each failure. Do you have goals for your business?
Rollip is an online service that allows users to apply filters and effects on their digital photos without any additional applications.
Here is the list of 20 Excellent PSD Files on DeviantART, hope you like the download list. Click the image and view download source!