Male Vs Female Color Perceptions And Preferences

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Traditionally, baby boys are wrapped in blue and baby girls in pink. A few years later, you can tell a boy's room from a girl's room just by observing the color combos (and the cleanliness ;) ). As we grow up, gender color preferences are visible in everything from wardrobes to cars (though nowadays the line is thinning). … [Read more...]

45 T-Shirts That Graphic And Web Designers Will Love

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Show some love to a designer today by gifting him or her one of these cool t-shirts for a job well done. Even better, gift these before the project starts and watch them burn midnight oil willingly and turn your logo/website/ad/brochure into the next Mona Lisa. … [Read more...]

19 Funny Illustrations That Show The Two Kinds Of People In The World

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There are two types of people‚Ķmorning people and those who want to shoot morning people (designers are usually nocturnal and hence fall under the latter). Portuguese art director Joao Rocha has created a fun series of minimalist illustrations that classifies people¬†into two broad groups based on their daily habits and preferences. Check it out below. … [Read more...]

18 Inspirational Quotes On Design

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There are good days and there are days when you just can't get those creative juices flowing. Wether you're a rookie or a seasoned professional, every designer needs a little inspiration from time to time. Today's post features 18 inspiring quotes that are meant to get you back into the driver's seat, incase you're facing designer's block. Check them out below. … [Read more...]

These Superhero-Themed Alphabet Designs Are Pure Awesome

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'Superbet' is a superhero-themed alphabet series designed by Australia-based artist and illustrator Simon Koay. Each alphabet corresponds to the initial of a superhero and has been designed using elements from their costumes and weapons. Wonderful work by a talented artist. Check it¬†out below. … [Read more...]

11 Fonts That Designers Love To Hate

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Every design project is unique and requires a typeface that matches the visual aesthetics and compliments the content. However, there are some typefaces that designers try to steer clear of, because they find them ugly, outdated or overused. … [Read more...]

LOL: 20 Lies Designers Tell Their Clients

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Regular readers and subscribers of Digital Synopsis know that we've always been pro-designers and anti-clients (the annoying ones). Today's post is an exception and consists of 20 funny lies that designers tell their clients. From "golden ratios" to "international recognition", if you're a designer, you must have used at least one of these inflated jargons in your professional … [Read more...]

How Humans React To Different Colors

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Did you know that green is used for night vision goggles because the human eye is most sensitive to, and able to recognise¬†most shades of that color? People are often more productive in rooms painted blue. Pink makes us crave sugar. Red increases enthusiasm. Grey represents non-involvement, giving it a formal authority. … [Read more...]

Signatures Of 25 Famous Entrepreneurs And Their Hidden Meanings

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MyPrint247 has come up with an interesting infographic that uses handwriting analysis¬†(graphology) to provide a glimpse into the personalities of 25 famous tech entrepreneurs. The list includes Steve Jobs, Bill Gates, Mark Zuckerberg, Tim Cook, Larry Page, Sergey Brin and more. Check it out below. … [Read more...]

17 Amazing 3D Graffiti Artworks That Look Like They’re Floating In Mid-Air

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Portuguese street artist Sergio Odeith creates anamorphic 3D graffiti art that, from a certain angle, looks like it's floating in mid-air. His work has been showcased at the¬†Museum of Public Art (Louisiana), Brazilian Museum for Sculpture (S√£o Paulo) and¬†Meeting of Styles (Alemanha), to name a few. Odeith has also created large scale murals for enterprises such as Coca-Cola, … [Read more...]

JPEG, GIF or PNG? Which File Format Should You Use When Saving Images

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When saving images for web, it's crucial to know which file format to use - JPEG, GIF or¬†PNG?¬†Using the wrong format makes images blurry, increases file size and page loading time, which not only affects user experience but is bad for SEO as well. This handy infographic by WhoIsHostingThis.com¬†acts as an excellent reference guide¬†when it comes to selecting the right format … [Read more...]