Hitchcock's Portfolio by Vanity Fair

Submitted by abduzeedo on Mon, 02/11/2008 - 13:37

Vanity Fair brings us this month Hitchcock's portfolio, and boy, it does look awesome. I think it's pretty cool how some people get so much recognition that their work keep getting featured decades later their death. That's a...

Aurora Borealis Effect in Pixelmator (Win a Pixelmator Copy)

Submitted by abduzeedo on Sun, 02/10/2008 - 17:10

A while ago I had the opportunity to be a Pixelmator beta tester, and let me tell you, it sure has been a fun experience. Pixelmator is now on its 1.1.2 version with new features such as the Quark Composer Filter that uses the same image...

Icon Design Explained (Quickly)

Submitted by abduzeedo on Fri, 02/08/2008 - 15:22

Jon and Leigh Hicks from Hicksdesign bring us a cool, quick slide show explanation of how to do design a icon. And if you don't know them, they actually designed the Mozilla Firefox and Thunderbid logos. These dudes are really good...

Logos evolution

Submitted by abduzeedo on Fri, 02/08/2008 - 15:14

Logo design is one of the most fascinating areas of design. Even though it might look easier to design a logo compared to a web site, the designer has to work on a word, sometimes with a symbol, that will represent a company or a product...

Carnival Colors

Submitted by abduzeedo on Tue, 02/05/2008 - 13:53

Since last Friday we’ve been celebrating the famous Carnival here in Brazil. I’m not a huge fan of it but the whole country stops to enjoy almost 5 days of fun. If you like colors and creativity it’s definitely worth checking out some...

Cool Car Cut-Aways

Submitted by abduzeedo on Fri, 02/01/2008 - 14:32

Men all over the world have a common passion: cars. It doesn't matter how old a car is, because if it's a classic or just a beautiful car, we'll love each part of it... even its mechanical parts. That's what a cut-away...

How to improve your Photoshop Skills

Submitted by abduzeedo on Fri, 02/01/2008 - 14:10

There's nothing better than to play with the tool if you want to learn it. Bert Monroy always mentions that on his podcasts and I truly agree with him. I think the best way to learn is trying to recreate images and effects we like...

Mid Century Modern Art Inspiration

Submitted by abduzeedo on Thu, 01/31/2008 - 14:41

Vintage stuff is always a good source of inspiration. Posters, ads, stamps... but how about matchboxes? While surfing on Flickr, I found these on a group called: "the Mid Century Modern - Sticker, Label + Stamp Club group icon",...

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