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Design references

Research + bookmark + read + repeat. Awesome design references.

Form magazine archive. 40 years of the magazine was scanned for research purposes (from 1957/2013). Login required.

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Why You Should Judge a Design Studio by Its Logo or How to read a visual identity like an “About” page by Madeleine Morley

Judge a book by its cover or not?

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Why beauty is the hardest won thing and the key to good design by Alan Moore – author of Do Design: Why beauty is key to everything.

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LogoNature is an educational non-commercial website. It’s aim is to collect information about successful graphic identities and search examples.

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Thinking Form (an independenet studio) has collated and documented + design practices + design stories + achive (listed by designer name).

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Postage Stamps by Type Designers (and Notable Graphic Designers) that interest the Offices of Kat Ran Press. Example by Herb Lubalin.

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via: Gabriel Benderski

Fabrik vs giants

7 ways to succeed as the underdog by Fabrik

Three guys got lucky with a Webby nomination in the web services applications category for their startup (sandwiched between industry giants). The short guide explains how they got this far and why.

Back the little guys.

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image credit: Jon Noorlander—Ford: By Design

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Designed especially for creatives, Fabrik is the quickest and easiest way to make a beautiful online portfolio.

Fabrik’s mission is to enable, support and celebrate extraordinary talent with simple tools that make a big impact.

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image credit: Jason Koxvold

The Woork Co

The Woork Co is located in sunny Madrid /ES and is a design studio dabbing in illustration + branding work.

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I really like how they think and implement projects as the ones below.

GTF rocks!

Graphic Thought Facility – is a London based design consultancy – having been around for what in our creative industry seems like eons. First piece in their portfolio is circa ’91!!!

Pleid + Mota

Pleid Studio are crafters of the static beauty and believers of the illusion of motion. Quite an imaginative statement + 3D renders! Anticipating what they will produce next.

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Juan Mota founded Pleid – and is a terrific motion designer. Watch the AXN-scifi bumpers he did!

Daniel Triendl

Daniel Triendl is a talented multi-disciplinary designer who likes vibrant colors in geometric shapes, typography.. editorial design.. Seriously talented. Love his style!

Yomagick?!?!

Yomagick is a multidisciplinary designer based in Dublin – who dips in projects showing off his love for typography + creating 3d collages – branding and interactive designs.

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Love his versatility.

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Ellodesign

Ello.co/ellodesign

Want to discover like-mind creatives? Looking for curated visual inspiration? Looking for talent to hire? Submit new work?

Follow feed.

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Carole's Ello

Ello.co/cgwarex

Welcome to my new special social hub where I post stuff that catches my attention on a wide variety of topics.

Get the iOS app.

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Communication Arts

Communication Arts 2016 — various disciplines call for entries.

Deadlines:
Design + Advertising — May 6
Typography — September 2
Interactive — September 30

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Smashing Mag

The Smashing Conferences explore real-life projects, workflows and hands-on insights.

SmashingConf - NYC
Upcoming: June 14-16

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IdN Magazine

IdN magazine

International designers Network is a publication for creative people on a mission to amplify and unify the design community.

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DOTMOV

Online magazine SHIFT presents DOTMOV Festival 2016 - call for entries - aiming to discover talented creators. Touring exhibit, next September.

Deadline: June 19

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ADAA 16

Adobe Design Achievement Awards 2016 — Are you a student? Enter your best work. ADAA is a career launchpad.

Deadline: June 19

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ICON9

ICON9

The Illustration Conference, the 9th biennial, one-of-a-kind global conference will take place in Austin, TX.

Upcoming: July 6–9 / 2016

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YWFT

YouWorkForThem — Good design needs good fonts! YWFT is privately owned and run by designers, and not subject to shareholders or bottom line.

Rocking it since 2001.

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Alt Summit

Alt Summit.

Design bloggers, lifestyle writers, and creative entrepreneurs in-person event to facilitate growth and innovation.

Upcoming: Winter / 2017

 

/ Highlights

Design compilations +

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They LUV design! #11

The power of communication design is as varied in style as in media to show it. Follows an inspiring list of recent finds.

Previously: #10 - #9 - #8 - #7 - #6 - #5 - #4 - #3 - #2 - #1

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They LUV drawing! #3

Illustration is probably the largest creative area to express (mostly without words) a message. Application media are endless.

Previously: #1 - #2

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A type of Show #4 – I love typography - these projects caught my eye.

Previously: #3 - #2 - #1

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Moodboards #1 – Branding collaterals staged and served with conceptual brilliance.

 

About us?

A little (www) Story. In 1995, JF and I started a little company – Netdiver.

Portfolios {c/y}
Mastering the prerequisites of communication design or interactive media.
Top creatives.
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Netdiver Magazine

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Carole Guevin

Carole Guevin eye candy editor /curator / artist / creative activist / geek / songwriter showcases the design digital culture.

No hype just beautiful

Reach my inbox °

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Netdiver Best of the Year

Best Of The Year (BOTY)

Netdiver Best of the Year is the yearly release of featured projects / talents who made a lasting impression.

/ 2015 edition

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/ by Reviews

 

Design inspiration x 30

Netdiver long-standing visual trademark: the 200 x 115 galleries. Loads of eye candy - hit a link -> read review.

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/ Illustration

Vast array of drawing styles
377 reviews

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/ Imaginative

Conceptual designs standing out
329 reviews

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/ Industrial

Product / packaging design / spaces +
306 reviews

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/ Motion

Brilliant storyboards / motion / vfx
270 reviews

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/ Photography

Some of the sharpest eyes shooting
199 reviews

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/ Portfolios

New wave of design / interactive / mobile stars
530 reviews

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/ Powagirrrls

Women who rock the design scene with more than pink design
357 reviews

/ Insider info

 

Netdiver Vintage edition

Netdiver Vintage edition

What was new in design worldwide — sort of a very unofficial record of web history as captured from {1998 - 2003}.

Over 2.3k+ projects.

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Special Feature issues

Special Feature issues

SFi is a self-curation experiment coupled with a minimalist interview by people in the design industry I admire.

By invitation only

 

WAABM

WAABM aka We are all beautiful minds is equal part made of songwriters + music composers Carole Guevin + JF Simard.

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Visual Brain Gravity is a producer and developer of concepts, products and brand experiences.

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RePrint

RePrint

Downloadable calendar to print onto the reverse of your misprints to get a second use.

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