I've always wondered if I would like my own style of design. It is really impossible to tell when you are involved in all aspects of the project from inception to final product. It's the whole idea of "looking at something for too long"; it removes the whole aspect of getting that "first look" at… Read more »
The K in CMYK stands for "Key", but don't let anyone get away with that because it doesn't answer the question; the answer is much more interesting than that. The "key plate" is said to add the "detail" to a printed image. This is true in that the black plate in a four color process… Read more »
Here's a great example of why graphic design leans more towards science than art. When designing something for print, the topic of "Rich Black" may come up, so here are a few questions to think about before continuing:
What is "Rich Black"?
Why is rich black not made up of 100% of CMYK?
When should… Read more »
Here’s a fun trick you can do somewhat easily with Photoshop. I love the subtlety of this photo manipulation because many people don’t realize it has been taken under the “knife.” In this tutorial, I will teach you how to make your camera disappear and trick your viewers with this optical illusion.
What you’ll need is… Read more »