The last week was full of cool things, John Hicks and the gorilla icon for Silverback, the new BBC beta site, and the very useful 10 Phrases Every Freelancer Should Kick-Out of Their Vocabulary article from Freelanceswitch are just three examples, below we list some of the best articles we read during this past week.
If we missed something that you think it's really good, leave a comment and we will check that out
I'm a Brazilian product designer based in Oakland, California currently working for Google as a Staff Designer. I am also the founder of Abduzeedo, an award-winning digital publication about design and a personal project that has become the source of inspiration for millions of designers and enthusiasts.
Future Marquetry is a design brand based in Paris. They explore lettering & design, combining the best of past, present and future. As they say: "We use ancient skills with futuristic technics to provide innovative products and designs". In this post we will feature some of their super inspiring work.
For more information visit: http://futuremarketry.tumblr.com/
Ross Gunter is a graphic designer from London with a taste for simplicity. Ross designed a series of posters for his personal project "Bridging the Gap" and each posters focus on simplicity design with two core elements; a consistent layout and a substantial graphic.
For more from Ross Gunter visit rossgunter.com and behance.net/rossgunter.
With the technology capacity these days, it’s just amazing the things people can make and create. Some of them are reinventing the wheel of really simple things but somehow can enhance your daily life. We are taking a look at the work from Layer, a industrial design agency based in London, UK. They are leading their work across strategy, industrial design and UX/UI.
Some designers have a really good eye for creating impressive machines. From all kinds of fantastic, imaginative vehicles out there, the ones I enjoy the most are aircrafts. Tim Zarki, a San Francisco based designer came up with the SVF-47 Minerva, a badass high-altitute interceptor.
Here you can see some sweet angles of this awesome jet. I wish it was available in some game so that I spend time some sweet time flying around in this beast.