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My Logo Design Brief in a One Page PDF

December 5, 2013


I get a lot of people filling in my logo design brief with junk copy just so they can get a sense of what questions are spread out over the five pages.

This actually bothers me for a few reasons, but the main one is the sense of disappointment I feel immediately after being excited at thinking another job has come through.

I see the email; I think I have a new job; the excitement hits me; I read the email and discover it’s just been filled in with gibberish which ultimately leaves me with a huge sense of disappointment.

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picjumbo-totally free photos for your commercial & personal works by viktor hanacek

December 4, 2013

picjumbo, by Victor Hanacek is another great photographic website offering:

“totally free photos for your commercial & personal works”

I’m really liking the kindness of photographically inspired people at the moment for making the fruits of their love available to us, for free.

What I have also found with these sites like: Unsplash, Gratisography and Picjumbo is that the photographic style is so much more aesthetically appealing, at least to me, than many of the major photostock libraries.…

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Gratisography – Free Hi-Resolution Photographs by Bells Design

November 30, 2013


Gratisography: Free high-resolution pictures you can use on your personal and commercial projects.
Click on an image to download the high-resolution version. New awesome pictures added weekly!

All pictures were captured by Ryan McGuire of Bells Design and free of copyright restrictions.

Much in a similar vein to the previously blogged, UnSplashGratisography is a website offering free downloadable photography for you to use freely.…

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“The Bent Bullet” X-Men: Days of Future Past – Full Length Soundtrack by Bob Partridge

November 29, 2013

X Men: Days of Future Past


Finally found out who composed this marvellous piece, and it was Bob Partridge from Viscosity Sound, in Los Angeles. Thanks to Porter Partridge for the info!

JFK AND THE MUTANT CONSPIRACY — Half a century ago, Magneto was implicated in the mutant plot to assassinate President John F. Kennedy. The events of that fateful day in November have been a point of contention between humans and the mutants ever since.…

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