Tag Archives: software

Site of the Day: ThinkRelevance.com

Creating a visual contradiction might seem counterintuitive, but it can work wonders. Here, the site’s main tagline says they deliver software solutions—grotesquely technical, right? But the site is wrapped in an illustrated framework with subtle textures. This sort of visual feels a bit out of place, but when you dig into the shop’s work,...

Graphic Design News: September 6–14

Neenah Paper has unveiled The Beauty of Engraving, a website that celebrates this printing art form with a virtual gallery of high-quality products, a history of engraving, tips for designers and limited-edition engraved samples created and curated by some of today’s most prestigious and popular design, branding and typography talent. Neenah Paper has also...

adobe cs6 illustrator software updates, creative cloud

Illustrator CS6 Updates Roll Out to Creative Cloud Users

Adobe today unveiled a promised update for Illustrator CS6, adding the ability to unembed images and package files into a single folder containing linked text and graphics. The update also provides enhancements to Illustrator’s Links panel. As I noted last week, these updates will be available only to users who use the software via Adobe’s...

Design Industry News: May 10–16

              The Type Directors Club and Monotype Imaging will host the Type Masters Week 2012 from June 1–6. Attendees will participate in workshops with Masters like Gail Anderson, Henrik Kubel, Bas Jacobs (Underware) and David Berlow. Sign up by May 24 to receive the Early Bird/Type Directors Club...

Adobe Sessions at HOW Design Live

Want to know what will get a couple thousand graphic designers out of bed at 7:00 or so on a Sunday morning? A HOW Design Live presentation hosted by Adobe, that’s what. We’re talking 7 a.m., after a night of Boston pub crawls. [Better grab a tall coffee.] Adobe is presenting three bonus sessions...

Adobe Announces Creative Cloud & Creative Suite 6

Adobe has announced its much-anticipated Creative Cloud and Creative Suite 6. Adobe Creative Cloud allows you to work on any device, anywhere using software tools that are up to date. Creative Cloud membership provides users with access to download and install every new Adobe CS6 application and two new HTML5 products, Adobe Muse and...

Design Industry News: April 12–19

Post Typography is giving two design lectures this week.  “Greatest Misses” will show a behind-the-scenes peek at the design process, illustrated with never-before-seen projects that fell short, missed the mark, or were blown off-target by the fickle winds of client taste. Both events are free and open to the public and will be followed...