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Inspiration: 30 Web Designs with Beautiful Typography

Inspiration: 30 Web Designs with Beautiful Typography

By Jacob Gube Font choice, letter-spacing (tracking), line height, foreground/background colors, size, style — all of these oftentimes disparate attributes must work together cohesively in order to produce typographic compositions that are harmonious and viewed by its audiences with resilient assiduity. For your visual inspiration, here are websites that exhibit skillfully composed typography. via Inspiration: [...]



Create a Glowing Neon Sign using the Appearance Palette | Vectortuts+

Create a Glowing Neon Sign using the Appearance Palette | Vectortuts+

Jared MacPherson on Aug 13th 2010 Tutorial Details: Program: Adobe Illustrator CS3 Difficulty: Intermediate Estimated Completion Time: 2 hours Final Product What You’ll Be Creating This tutorial shows the potential the Appearance Palette in Adobe Illustrator. We’ll be building an elaborate neon sign, utilizing the Appearance Palette to speed up the process and remove the [...]


blogJAM! Portfolio | justWEBCASTit.com – Corporate ID and Website

blogJAM! Portfolio | justWEBCASTit.com – Corporate ID and Website

We were honored to offer the complete package for this cool new startup. http://www.justWEBCASTit.com Logo and Identity Marketing Website Back-end Video webCASTing “Control Panel” Website Encoding, Archiving and Hosting Solutions Live Event Support and Management Would you like to discus an upcoming project with us? Drop us a line!


50 Stunning 3D Car Renders | Noupe Design Blog

50 Stunning 3D Car Renders | Noupe Design Blog

Computer graphics has become truly remarkable about re-creating and illustrating reality. And while most artists still face major obstacles when it comes to rendering organic material, there’s a small subset of 3D images that have been scratching perfection for many years now: 3D vehicle renders. There are so many realistic and beautiful artworks, and if [...]


Brian McKinney – Creative Consultant, Internet Strategist

Brian McKinney - Creative Consultant, Internet Strategist

A thirty year veteran of the advertising, marketing, and corporate communications industries, Mr. McKinney held the position of creative director at two Dallas based corporate communication firms and has managed, and produced projects in all media formats including; Internet, interactive multimedia, print, audio, video, film, traditional and digital photography, and live events. He has worked [...]


29 Facebook Pages That You Should Already “Like” | Aetuts+

29 Facebook Pages That You Should Already “Like” | Aetuts+

Topher Welsh on Jul 16th 2010 For a lot of us, Facebook, like Twitter, is a part of our every day lives. We should be keeping tabs on our favorite sites, organizations and tutorial creators right? Check out this roundup of a ton of fan pages that you should “like” if you aren’t already! via [...]


Quick Tip: How to Draw a Stylized Motorcycle with Complex Brushes | Vectortuts+

Quick Tip: How to Draw a Stylized Motorcycle with Complex Brushes | Vectortuts+

Iaroslav Lazunov on Jul 19th 2010 Tutorial Details Program: Adobe Illustrator CS4 Difficulty: Beginner Estimated Completion Time: 30 mins via Quick Tip: How to Draw a Stylized Motorcycle with Complex Brushes | Vectortuts+.


100+ Beautiful Examples of Bokeh Photography

100+ Beautiful Examples of Bokeh Photography

Vailancio Rodrigues on Jul 20th 2010 Today we’re going to be taking a look at the photographic effect known as bokeh. Although bokeh is simply “blur”, using it in an effective fashion can add real style and depth to your images. We’ll point you in the right direction to learn more about this technique, and [...]


blogJAM! Portfolio | Lagravier.com Real Estate Website

blogJAM! Portfolio | Lagravier.com Real Estate Website

A current work-in-progress for Lagravier.com Real Estate Features: MLS data populates the website. No duplicate data entry for listings Blog format allows delivery of relevant content easily and rapidly IDX data feed syndicates to over a dozen sites Site is auto-magically mirrored on a Facebook Page Portable content widget Integration with Flickr Supporting iPhone application [...]


blogJAM! Portfolio | Miss Texas 2010 Webcast

blogJAM! Portfolio | Miss Texas 2010 Webcast

We had the pleasure of sending out the only broadcast of the Miss Texas and Miss Teen Texas 2010 Pageant. http://www.misstexaswebcast.com/ Would you like to discus an upcoming project with us? Drop us a line!


Porch Lanterns

Photograph by Lanstorm – 2010


I have no carrots!

Photograph by Lanstorm – 2010


A day of watching bugs lick flowers…

A day of watching bugs lick flowers…

Photograph by Lanstorm – 2010


Dining Donkey

Photograph by Lanstorm – 2010


…sleeping dogs lie.

Photograph by Lanstorm – 2010


Real Estate Photography… 1st Attempt

Real Estate Photography… 1st Attempt

I recently spent an afternoon offering my services as a Real Estate Photographer. I broke out my Nikon D5000, and shot about 100 images and kept about 15 of the best. I used a shoe-flash on some of the darker corners of the house… but the house had lots of windows, and I used natural light on most of the shots. I really like how they turned out.


Ultimate Guide to Professional Video Cameras

Ultimate Guide to Professional Video Cameras HOW TO PICK A PROFESSIONAL CAMERA by “Gospel” John Hess The term “professional camera” is very subjective term. As technology continually improves, the line in quality between consumer cameras and professional cameras gets increasingly thin. But as any serious filmmaker/videographer will tell you, the jump to a professional level [...]


Depth of Vine

Photograph by Lanstorm – 2010


MyrtlMess

Photograph by Lanstorm – 2010


Silent Cupidity

Photograph by Lanstorm – 2010


Purple …pillar

Photography by Lanstorm -2010


Let’s do this thing!

Eric & Bethany – Let’s do this thing! from Lanstorm on Vimeo.


Why don’t we?

Eric & Bethany – Why don’t we..? from Lanstorm on Vimeo.