Tag Archives: stock photography

Shutterstock and Facebook Ad Creation Tool

If you haven’t heard about the Shutterstock and Facebook collaboration, you’ll want to be in-the-know. The Facebook ad creation tool will soon have Shutterstock directly integrated into it. For any folks that do work in advertising or marketing (for yourself or your company), this will be a great tool. According to Shutterstock, Facebook will...

August 1–13: Graphic Design News

With so much going on in the world, it’s easy to miss some graphic design news. Here’s what you may have missed at the end of July and beginning of August: Adobe Ideas Gets an Update In a continued effort to improve its offerings, Adobe introduced Adobe Ideas 2.7, an update to the free...

“85 Seconds” with Getty Images

Mention the words “stock photography” to anyone in the design community and wait for the cringe. While there are plenty of high-quality exceptions, gaudy, fake imagery and videos run rampant online. I admit that prior to working at HOW, my own experiences with stock anything left something to be desired, but a new project...

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...

Design Industry News: May 28–June 6

The Blank Sheet Project announces the launch of “Leave Your Mark,” a new, dedicated place where ambassadors from a wide range of creative disciplines around the world reveal their personal creative influences. An initiative from Arjowiggins Creative Papers, The Blank Sheet Project aims to inspire creative excellence by encouraging individuals and businesses to be...

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...

Design Industry News: March 19–23

HOW readers can get 30% off “Designed to Shine,” a comprehensive design guide for graphic designers, brand managers, printers and converters. The guide includes production tips, marketing rationale and data, product swatches, checklists and an inspiration gallery including live designs utilizing: Hot stamping Combination Stamping Cold foils UV Casting Foil Laminate Substrate Transfer Metallized...

Design Industry News: Thesis Work

Here’s what’s happening in the design industry this week: Parsons The New School for Design has launched Thesis Work, a new website featuring top student work from across its art and design programs. Enter your favorite uncoated paper projects in Neenah Paper’s UNshow competition by March 12 for a chance to be featured in...