Peak Design is back. Introducing the Travel Tripod

To me, Peak Design is one of the best in the industry at creating useful and durable products for photo gurus like us. There aren't many brands that emphasize good design and they are one of them. Now Peak Design is back with their 9th Kickstarter piercing through the market of? Tripods! Introducing the world's most compact and professional travel tripod.

Furniture Brand Modernica partnership with Autotype for Charity

We delightful to share this partnership between furniture iconic brand Modernica and Autotype. For more than 25 years, Modernica has been building beautiful furniture designs at its five-acre campus in Los Angeles. Family-owned and operated, the furniture brand is pleased to announce an exclusive charity in partnership with Autotype to benefit design students.

Introducing the Adobe Creative Residency 2019

Our friends from Adobe have introduced us to their new residents of the Adobe Creative Residency for 2019-20, we have designers coming from all over the globe. What we do love is this year’s residents are the largest and most diverse class yet, with projects from Experience Design, Digital Drawing and Painting, Videography, and Photography. Let's meet them!

Web Design Conference generate Returns to the Big Apple

generate returns to the Big Apple between April 24-25 and promises to be bigger and better than even before. Held at the TKP New York Conference Center, the two day conference will feature a packed day of practical workshops followed by an inspirational single-track conference. Here's a preview of some of the world-class names that’ll be speaking at Generate New York 2019 – and we'll be updating you with even more conference speakers in the coming days.

Montreal Meets: Abduzeedo and Signalnoise

Next week I will be heading to Montreal, Canada to meet my friends James White and François Hoang for the Montreal Meets. It's going to be my first time in Canada and I am looking forward to meeting some canadian new friends and have a great time, despite the fact that it's going to be super cold :) About the Montreal Meets Montreal Meets will take place on Tuesday January 25th, 2011 at Concordia University in Montreal.

DesignChat Guest: Bud Rodecker and John Pobojewski of 3ST

Bud Rodecker and John Pobojewski of the Chicago design group 3st will join us tonight, Wednesday Nov 10th, at 8pmCST to give us the inside scoop on what’s going on inside their candy-coated walls. Click HERE to go to the chat. Senior designer John Pobojewski creates meaningful visual and aural communication by creating connections, focusing on elegance, and aiming to express the human touch.

DesignChat Guest: Jessica Hische

On the heals of the Cusp Conference, it’s business as usual at DesignChat this week; fantastic guest, amazing work, sprinkle in some beers and hilarity shall ensue. Tomorrow, Wednesday September 29th at 8pmCST join us as we welcome the mystifying typographic talent that is called Jessica Hische. Her Drop Caps will stupify you. Her public digital sharing mechanism will webify you.

Giveaway: 2 iPods Nano 8GB from Sensational Jobs - Winners

Sensational Jobs is a job board target for web professionals especially programmers and designers. If you are looking for a job it's another great place to find the perfect one, and for celebrating the release of their service they are giving away 2 of the new iPods Nano, yes you heard it right, we have 2 iPods Nano 8GB to giveaway. So after 2 weeks since the launch of the giveaway and over 350 comments we have the two lucky winners of the iPods Nano 8GB, and they are:

DesignChat Guest: Armin Vit

Wednesday, September 8th at 9pm CST — This week’s conversation is supplemented by the thoughts and opinions of our guest, Armin Vit — one half of the dynamic-duo known to most as UnderConsideration (Armin Vit + wife and co-conspirator, Bryony Gomez-Palacio).

Giveaway: 2 iPods Nano 8GB from Sensational Jobs

Sensational Jobs is a job board target for web professionals especially programmers and designers. If you are looking for a job it's another great place to find the perfect one, and for celebrating the release of their service they are giving away 2 of the new iPods Nano, yes you heard it right, we have 2 iPods Nano 8GB to giveaway. We created Sensational Jobs after having been heavily involved in the design and web industry for well over a decade, both as job seekers and employers.

DesignChat Guest - Quite Strong

This week DesignChat welcomes the design collective Quite Strong to the conversation. They’re made up of 5 strong-minded women in Chicago who have combined forces to rule the design world. I’m not sure how this conversation is going to go between myself and five freaking guests, but its sure to be a little nuts. There was some talk about doing this game-show style, but who knows.

DesignChat Guest - Erin Loechner

This week, Erin Loechner welcomes US to the conversation as she has been writing about design on blogs for longer than most. Erin is a freelance design writer/blogger whose work has been featured in Glamour, Dwell, Lucky and Nylon magazines. She muses daily on her award-winning website Design For Mankind, founded in 2007 in an attempt to bring light to today’s creative design culture. If you don’t know her, friggin’ Google her already and get with it.

DesignChat Guest - SamataMason

This week on DesignChat we’re speaking to 2 of the partners from SamataMason, a heavily decorated design firm in West Dundee Illinois. If that name sounds familiar, its because I say it every week on the show. SamataMason is where I broadcast from, and they have been great supporters of DesignChat and what we are trying to accomplish. Dave Mason and Kevin Krueger are going to take us through the history of their shop, and also what motivated them to start one of the most intriguing design conferences today, Cusp. I was lucky enough to attend and do a live show from Cusp last year, and I’m excited to say that I’ve been asked back! Follow me on Twitter to hear more announcements about who I’ll be interviewing.

DesignChat Guest - Erik Spiekermann

This Wednesday, August 11th, at 8PM CST, DesignChat welcomes the universally-respected creative director, typographer and design advocate, Erik Spiekermann to the conversation.

FITC San Francisco 2010 - $200 off for Abduzeedo Readers [Update]

This year I'll have the chance to attend an FITC event: FITC San Francisco. It will take place from August 17th to 19th in San Francisco and it's going to be awesome, especially since there's going to be so many fantastic people attending and speaking at the event. Below you can see a list with some of the speakers, and I also know that James White, Vitor Lourenco and a lot of other guys I admire are going to be there too.

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