December 3, 2013
If you are looking for a pretty complete run-through of the 1968 Mexico Olympics logo and graphic system (brand identity), then this is a pretty decent place to start.
Found a huge article over on Graphic Ambient that contains image-after-image of the Olympic logo and graphic system in real-world scenarios, as well as more deconstructed style logo images.…Read More
November 14, 2013
There really is quite a challenge behind designing a logo mark that is based on the abstract, rather than a more defined visual link to ‘entity’ one is creating a logo for.…Read More
October 15, 2013
I’ve always loved that cutesy Android logo, it’s one of the most distinct logos used by any communications brand that I know. Not only is it cute, but it’s supremely simple, ultimately flexible, and transcends the digital world into the real world effortlessly.…Read More
September 11, 2013
I was a little unsure at first, but scanning down his list of brands made me realise just how similar, in shape in a lot of cases, each brand item is.…Read More
June 25, 2013
I’ve never particularly been fond of many car brand logos/emblems/badges, something about the way they just sit there, usually in ‘silver’, looking all meh.
However, seeing the sketches and process behind the redesigned SEAT logo has certainly given me a much healthier appreciation of the work and thought that has gone into this updated logo and brand identity for SEAT.…Read More
June 16, 2013
“Spaghetti” Fender Logo Design
As with the Marshall logo, the original ‘spaghetti’ style Fender logo (above) is by [someone unknown], although general chatter suggests it was based on Leo Fender’s own signature with the ‘F’ being simply reversed!…Read More
August 31, 2012
Some logos, NASA’s included, should never have been retired. Some logos, NASA’s included, were designed with such skill that they could have gone on and on and on and on.
I am still in awe over this version of the NASA logotype, and I always will be.…Read More
June 29, 2012
Digging the new Rolling Stones 50th Anniversary Logo By Shepard Fairey which is featured on OBEY. Thankfully Richard kept to the original lips’n tongue of Jagger: tweaked a few lines here and there to keep it fresh.…Read More
June 29, 2012
A lovely find by Thinking Form in the form of an all time classic collection of logo designs by creative master: George Lois, who was born 96/26/1931.
Thinking Form: George Louis is the only person who received both The Art Directors Hall of Fame and The One Club Creative Hall of Fame.…Read More
June 18, 2012
Drowning In Brands is a beautiful surreal photographic study of well known brand logos by Alexander James. Each one of these photographs—all are available for commercial licensing via James’ own stock photography website—has been oh so carefully arranged with real red roses.…Read More
June 7, 2012
Hot off the heels of Twitter releasing it’s restyled Twitter Bird logo which I raved about, Sebastian Motraghi has created a rather captivating Twitter Spinner Bird over on his Github page—I can’t show you the PNG animation here, so soz about that.…Read More
June 6, 2012
So Twitter’s new logo is not so much a new logo design, but it is a sharp looking restyle. Less of a hair-sprayed quiff: more of a rock hard waxed spike style, and I like it very much.…Read More
May 25, 2012
This Alternate Twitter Logo From The 1920′s immediately caught my eye.
The choice of font and colours matched with the Twitter brand name just makes this vintage Twitter logo sheet a rather beautiful specimen.…Read More
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May 1, 2012
Not really a surprise to hear all the differing thoughts and opinions being voiced after Apple’s WWDC2010 (World Wide Developer Conference) rather spunky logo was unveiled. Everything from shock, awe, sadness to “this is Apple’s new brand logo” which was probably muttered in disdain and/or shock.…Read More
March 9, 2012
All I see in this colourful versioning of the Apple logo used as the sign-off for the new iPad announcement is a pair of lips (the right image is my overly dramatic edited version).…Read More