An excellent series with rather special credits. The detailed ‘Making of’ article is worth a read too.
The bitterness of poor quality remains long after the sweetness of low price is forgotten.
I don’t want to be linked in, tuned in, ‘liked’, incorporated, listed or programmed. I don’t want to be a brand, a representative, an ambassador, a bestseller or a chart-topper. I don’t want to be a human resource or part of your human capital.
Laser and hand cut kinetic typography by Cauboyz.
A little love for the lovely GIF via Laughing Squid.
When you dream up your next big idea, or you find yourself looking for a side project to take on, consider your magical powers and wield them for something good, something that makes a difference and solves real problems.
Neil Gaiman Addresses the University of the Arts Class of 2012:
Life is sometimes hard. Things go wrong, in life and in love and in business and in friendship and in health and in all the other ways that life can go wrong. And when things get tough, this is what you should do. Make good art.
Look away from the screen (for just a second or two). Everything you have just witnessed has been designed. The placement of trees, the shaping of fields for agriculture, the street furniture, carpet, your chair and wrist watch have all been considered. …keep calm and carry on »
Graphic designer Adam Ladd asked his 5 year-old daughter to describe what she sees when she looks at various brand logos.
We shape our tools and our tools shape us.