Category Archives: Design

Cool Video Saturday

I don’t know about that post title, sorry. I just needed to give this post one, so that’s what I came up with. I can do better . . . and I will . . . next time. Until that … Continue reading

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Some Random Things For a Friday

It’s Friday and I’m tired. It’s been a long week mostly spent dealing with contractors, painters and more that will hopefully lead to our house being in order in time to move in next Saturday. I feel pretty good about … Continue reading

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The First 24 Hours With iOS 7

As promised, I’m back with more on Apple’s latest iOS offering, a “little” update known as iOS 7. Things started off a bit rough yesterday as I tried to get iOS 7 to install and activate on my test iPhone … Continue reading

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Initial Thoughts on iOS 7 and Apple In General

Like many of you, I watched Apple’s WWDC keynote this morning with a great deal of interest. I was very curious what the next version of iOS, called iOS 7, would look like. Well, now we know. My first reaction … Continue reading

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Even An Alien Needs a Day Off Sometimes

Even though you’re an Alien from, you know, Alien you can’t spend all your time ripping arms off, crushing skulls with your explosively protruding jaw or impaling people with your barbed tail. Sometimes, you just need to take a break. … Continue reading

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‘The History of Typography’ – An Animated Short

Among the many reasons I consider myself a geek is my love of fonts and typography. I love the way type and graphics look when laid out properly on a page. I’m not sure where it comes from, but I’ve … Continue reading

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‘Walking Dead’ Season 3 Visual Effects

Continuing our trend of highlighting visual effects work, here’s a reel from Stargate Studios showcasing their work on The Walking Dead season 3. In addition to all the great zombie kills, pay particular attention to what they did with the … Continue reading

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Saul Bass’ Poster Designs for Kubrick’s ‘The Shining’ Are Way Cool

I’m a big fan of director Stanley Kubrick and, in particular, his movie The Shining. I’m also a big fan of designer/genius Saul Bass. So, when these things intersect, as they do with Bass’s poster designs for Kubrick’s classic movie, … Continue reading

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