daily inspiration

Daily Inspiration #67

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want to participate, just send us, via email, the image with the link from where you found it, also use "Daily Inspiration" in the subject, and don't forget to send your Abduzeedo username.

sites of the week

Sites of the week #30

For this week we have selected some great sites such as What a Lovely Name and Michael Paul Young's portfolio. Also we have an interesting flash site called Hello Design and much, much more! As usual we would love to hear from you, keep sending your suggestions to us and we will be more than happy to feature your site. Thanks and enjoy guys!

motion graphics · inspiration

Superb Motion Graphics Inspiration

We sure love a cool design piece... who doesn't love a fresh new piece made by Marconi, or James White? But when we talk about motion graphics, that's a whole new level of coolness. Motion graphics makes us literally travel through out design, and that's a big deal. MK12 is a design agency located in Kansas City, USA...

wallpaper of the week · wallpaper · iphone

Wallpaper of the Week #34 - Christmas

The wallpaper of this week is from one of our tutorials, the Beautiful Fluffy Clouds in Photoshop - Christmas Tutorial.

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Daily Inspiration #66

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want to participate, just send us, via email, the image with the link from where you found it, also use "Daily Inspiration" in the subject, and don't forget to send your Abduzeedo username.

t. · t-shirts · monsiuer · inspiration

Inspiration: Monsieur T.

Beside Funkrush, my favourite clothing label is Monsieur T. I've been visiting the homepage for some years now. It's a small streetwear label founded in 2004 which print shirts by talented artists inspired by skateboard and snowboarding. Shirts

watchmen · inspiration · collection

Watchmen Collection

We already know the best movie of 2009: Watchmen! The legendary graphic novel will be hitting theaters in the next year, but the buzz is HUGE already. Every fan just loves when a new trailer comes out, because we get to see some marvelous footage of the film.

logos · inspiration

15+ Amazingly clever logos

Logo design is a huge part of graphic design. A logo is a name, symbol, or trademark designed for easy and definite recognition. I'd like to share with you a selection of logos that I feel are some of the best around.

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Daily Inspiration #65

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want to participate, just send us, via email, the image with the link from where you found it, also use "Daily Inspiration" in the subject, and don't forget to send your Abduzeedo username.

comics · graphic · graphic novel · inspiration · superman

Inspiration: Comics and Graphic Novels - Part One: Superman

Comics and graphic novels feature some of the greatest and underrated works of art in the world of design. In this article, I will attempt at showing you just a glimpse of the wonders from the likes of Superman, Batman and Spider-Man. For the older generation, reading comic books was the ultimate pass time, well before TVs and computers became easily accessible.

web design · inspiration

Inspiration: Marcio Toledo

Yesterday I happily crossed Marcio Toledo website where he has a great portfolio selection, and if you love web designing this is something you most see, not only the design but the structures of the websites he designs, very good inspiration for those who like it. Brazilian cross-media designer with 6 years of experience in the market for internet, print and advertising,

installation · inspiration · dopludo · design

Inspiration: Dopludo

I found Dopludo on the Behance Network. His illustration look great and the look even better when printed on a nice and soft pillow. Dopludo's Behance Network

photography · inspiration

Photo Inspiration: Ihdar Nur

Hello, lovers of photography! Today we've found a great site called Onexposure, a photography site that actually is a big portfolio for artists. There are so many good photographers there that I just had to choose one to feature here.

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Inspiration: The Rainbowmonkey

Markus Hofko is a designer, musician and artists from Aurburg, Germany, and he has recently updated his website with some really great works, some you have probably seen on our Daily Inspiration posts but we decided to show you a bit more.

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Daily Inspiration #64

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want to participate, just send us, via email, the image with the link from where you found it, also use "Daily Inspiration" in the subject, and don't forget to send your Abduzeedo username.

stock packages · freebie

20 Stock Packages

Give your self a really useful xmas gift, some stock packages.

inspiration · illustration

Inspiration: UFHO

We often get to see some really talented guys from Singapore. Today, we've found another one the them. Jun, a 25 years old designer that started his career designing flyers. Check his work out! We've talked to him and he told us that he's freelancing and recently co-founded an art and design boutique called kittozutto.

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Daily Inspiration #63

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want to participate, just send us, via email, the image with the link from where you found it, also use "Daily Inspiration" in the subject, and don't forget to send your Abduzeedo username.

best of the week

Best of the Week #42

It's time to our best news of this week. We have a lot of graphic and web, a bit of architecture, Ads, tech news, awesome reads and other crazy stuffs!

vps · server · linux · carlos

WebTech#3 - Server Security and Hardening

Hello everyone, thanks for tuning in to my 3rd article in this series.

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Daily Inspiration #62

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want to participate, just send us, via email, the image with the link from where you found it, also use "Daily Inspiration" in the subject, and don't forget to send your Abduzeedo username.

animation · inspiration · video of the week

Video of the Week #27

What's up, people? Well, this week's video, we've got a really awesome animation by the talented Stephane Coedel, the title sequence he directed for the pilote of an unproduced TV series created by Pete Candeland for Cartoon Network, called "The Amazing Adventures of Kid Cole & Klay. This is really awesome! There are also some "making of's"... all good stuff! Enjoy these! ;)

photography · nature · inspiration

Outstanding Nature Photography by Steve Carter

I just love how some photographers tend to become experts in certain themes. There are those who love urban shots, there are those who love fashion shots, those how love people shots... and there are those who simple love taking pictures of nature. Steve Carter is one of those people... he's got a great selection of pictures in his portfolio... enough to get anyone breathless.

sites of the week

Sites of the week #29

For this week we have selected some great sites such as Web Design Ledger and David Hellmann's portfolio. Also we have an interesting flash site called Seven Edge and much, much more! As usual we would love to hear from you, keep sending your suggestions to us and we will be more than happy to feature your site. Thanks and enjoy guys!

wallpaper of the week · wallpaper · iphone

Wallpaper of the Week #33

The wallpaper of this week is really cool, it's an image from Brett Whatmough, a very talented digital artist from the UK.

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Daily Inspiration #61

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want to participate, just send us, via email, the image with the link from where you found it, also use "Daily Inspiration" in the subject, and don't forget to send your Abduzeedo username.

artwork · feature · james · robot · rock · white

Artwork Feature #1: James White - Robot Rock

This is part of our new weekly series of posts. Here we feature a selected piece of art and have a little chat with the designer who made it. They give us a bit of background information and details about how the work was conceptualized and created. So I finally started publishing this new series.

inspiration · christmas · ads

Inspiration: Christmas Ads

We all know it's that time of year, when santa comes around and every brand puts him up on their ad to help sell more, here is a good selection I made of christmas ads to get the spirit going.

web design · music · inspiration

Web Design: Rock Bands Sites

There's been a long time since I've actually visited any band site. But today I was wondering how band were presenting themselves in the web, and it's been a cool ride. I know that this list features solo artists, but still, Alanis' and Madonna's sites are pretty cool, and worth a visit. Anyways, this is another post of our great Web Design series...

video · tutorial · quick tips

Photoshop Quick Tips #1 - Quick Mask Mode

We've been posting tutorials showing a bit of our creative process turning ideas into reality, either in Adobe Photoshop or other tools. These tutorials sometimes are quite long or we show lots of techniques that beginners can find quite difficult. Because of that we will start posting some dirty quick tips that we use all the time.

patterns · giveaway · book

Kapitza Geometric Book Giveway

I dare say that one thing that is common for most designers is the crazy addiction of having as much resources as possible, from textures to fonts, brushes and patterns. Yes, patterns are awesome, no questions asked. But as you probably know, these are not easy to create and sometimes we struggle to make them seamless tileable.

daily inspiration

Daily Inspiration #60

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want to participate, just send us, via email, the image with the link from where you found it, also use "Daily Inspiration" in the subject, and don't forget to send your Abduzeedo username.

inspiration · illustration

Inspiration: Samuel Casal

It's really great when you find the portfolio of someone that makes pieces for well known magazines. Today I've found Samuel Casal's folio (thanks to Marcelo for the tip).

marcou · inspiration · alexis

Inspiration: Alexis Marcou

When you start becoming a graphic designer you try a lot of styles and play a lot with elements until you create your own unique style. That is what defines a good artist. Like Alexis Marcou who focuses on watercolor prints.

photo manipulation · inspiration

Inspiration: Ishbu - David Waters

David Waters a.k.a Ishbu is still a graphic design student from Idaho, but some of his works show that he already has really impressive skills. You have probably seen some of his pieces on our Daily Inspiration articles, however it's always good to see some more. I am currently studying Graphic Design with the University of Idaho.