The global pandemic has upended our work life by altering how and where we do our jobs. Seeing a gap in the COVID-19 signage market, Ellie Pinney has created a series of thoughtful and considered signs for the design-conscious workplace – complete with tracked-out letters that reflect our new 'socially distanced' world.
What’s more interesting is mixing different mediums to accomplish a premium creative experience. It’s just interesting to gather what’s good from different aspects and all come together to simply create. Our folks from Adobe has started a new series entitled: Collabogram.
Following our series of tutorials inspired by movie posters, today we bring to you a simple image inspired by the new Jim Carrey and Steve Carrell's movie, The Incredible Burt Wonderstone. The poster and the TV spot show a really nice old signage effect, that's the title of the movie. As usual that was perfect for a Photoshop tutorial and also to create a nice animated gif. So for this tutorial we will show you how to create a nice old signage effect using Photoshop and a stock photo.
The book suggestion of this week is about typography and signage. The book is titled Characters: Cultural Stories Revealed Through Typography. Stephen Banham, Rick Poynor and the author is Stephen Banham. This book is one of most inspiring books we've seen lately, that's the only thing we have to say.Type and signage surround us.
It's great to see that some people are enthusiasts of old school design. Marc Shur has a great collection of vintage signage in his flickrstream, enough pieces to make any signage fan go crazy.