Here is a competition might be worth doing for Australian designers. The Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games™ (GC2018) is inviting the whole of Australia to enter their GC2018 Mascot Design Competition. You could win 4 tickets to the GC2018 Opening ceremony plus flights and accommodation. More importantly I think that it’s a great opportunity to showcase you work and be part of a memorable moment and realistic how often would you be able to have such opportunities like this in your life time. For the fun of it go for it and you could be a winner.
The brief is to design an original character which can capture the spirit of the GC2018 and inspire [...]
I was pass on a design job from one of my client, one of the element requirement me to replicate a simple pie chart. Not too difficult and I could simply draw it out on a vector software like Illustrator or Corel Draw. However with a number of different version from the design brief this would have made the task tedious and slow. I was in my research mode in search for a quick and easy way to generate pie charts and came across a few techniques.
FF Chartwell Font: If you create info-graphics you’ll probably know this already. FF Chartwell Font is a nifty quick way to generate graphs and charts from a serious of number inputs. The [...]
This posting is for those who are losing hope in finding a direction. It’s tough out there and I speak that for myself too. It can be depressing and sometime you just question whether this industry is really right for you, but what can we do if we have our egos is so attached to what we love doing? We are in the same boat, drifting slowly but needs a bit of momentum to get it going. One thing for sure is that you can’t give up sitting around doing nothing. You have choices to get your career path going if you choose to. Since you have the time, organise yourself by continuing your job hunting and with those spare moment find an interest, learn [...]
Tune in on 28th May, starting at 9am PDT for a live cast of the Google I/O talk. It’s a two day event of inspirational talk. A conference held by Google in San Francisco but you can watch it here live on Design Sync. Learn more about Google’s latest developer products, including web, mobile and enterprise application with Google and open web technologies such as Android, Chrome, Chrome OS, Google APIs, Google Web Toolkit, App Engine and more. Share ideas and be part of an experience, the hard core tech geeks, developer wonders, beautiful creative people your long awaited craving for this type of conference is almost here. Stay [...]