The Best of What designers say vs. what they really mean

What designers say and what they mean are sometimes two very different things. Let’s say you sit down for a meeting with a client. Fresh coffee, snappy small talk. The conversation flows. No awkward silences. You crack a joke or two. Then the mood in the meeting room suddenly shifts …

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The Best of Make it big with manga in ImagineFX 163

Improve your manga skills and learn how to get your work seen with the latest issue of ImagineFX magazine – on sale today. Inside issue 163 you’ll discover how to channel the style of a seminal manga classic, create better manga characters, and embellish your work in Photoshop. Buy issue …

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The Best of Neville Brody launches type foundry Brody Fonts

Neville Brody has launched a new type foundry, Brody Fonts. The venture is a partnership between Brody Associates and TypeNetwork. So far, there are two fonts available: BF Buffalo and BF Bonn. Brody Fonts promises new typefaces designed by Brody himself and other associates at his design studio. However, it will …

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The Best of 7 essential free tools for web animation

CSS and JavaScript are the key powers behind animation on the web. Together, and apart, they can produce stunning and impressive dynamic designs that will work across all browsers. Here we have put together a collection that will give you everything you need to start animating for the web today.  …

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The Best of 6 top tips for CRO success in WordPress

WordPress is everywhere these days. In fact, it powers around 25 per cent of the world’s top 10 million sites. And for good reason: the platform makes it easy to design and manage your site, and offers an impressive library of WordPress plugins you can use to add functionality. In …

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The Best of The best cheap GoPro deals for filmmakers and creatives

Want to film your adventures or latest action-packed creative projects? We can help. We’ve got the cheapest GoPro deals available, anywhere, right here. We’ve searched all the major retailers to find the lowest prices on the best GoPros cameras for filming you can buy.  This includes everything from the top-end GoPro …

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The Best of How to transform a design internship into a job

For many new creatives, once their degree shows are over and their design portfolios are spruced up and ready to go, they start applying for design placements and interning within an agency. Thankfully, these are now far more comprehensive and involved than making tea (although that definitely helps) and shyly …

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The Best of D&AD offers free design classes to young creatives

Shift is a night school from D&AD New Blood. The initiative offers young creatives without formal arts education the chance to attend 12 weeks of free night classes, and this year’s course is now open for applications.  One of Shift’s aims is to address diversity in the design industry. “Through …

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The Best of Master CG portraits in issue 236 of 3D World

This issue we help you at excel at key tasks, from creating photorealistic portraits, integrating motion capture data into your scenes and setting up believable cloud simulations for your aerial shots. Buy 3D World issue 236 now We offer a great guide, that shows you what to expect from a …

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The Best of The changing landscape of augmented reality

Augmented reality has been around for longer than we think, but it’s still a new field for most of us. Head-mounted displays with visually coupled systems were being used by the military back in the 1960s and 1970s.  Top tips for scaling up AR apps But it wasn’t until the …

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