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[Infographic] Sitting is Killing You

In INFOGRAPHICS by Adrian MartinezLeave a Comment

Beware, Sitting is killing you. Humans were built to tend crops, hunt and ultimately spend the majority of time on their feet. With the advancement in technology, the advent of TV, computers and desk jobs we’re spending more and more time sitting. It may finally be taking its toll. Sitting increases risk of death up to 40% and it also makes us pack …

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26 Clever Advertisements With Subtle Messaging And a Huge Impact

In ADVERTISING by Adrian Martinez3 Comments

Successful advertisements are visually engaging as well as have a strong message. The perfect pairing results in something that is both memorable as well as effective. These 26 clever advertisements have it all, some are funny, others serious, but they all work in conveying a message in a perfect way. These clever advertisements are fantastic, so creative and filled with eye catching visuals. …

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23 Clever Side By Side Photo Mashups

In PHOTOGRAPHY by Adrian MartinezLeave a Comment

When you first look at these images, you may think they are photo manipulations created with Photoshop. This project title #combophoto is the creation of Art Director, Stephen McMennamy. The images are shot as two separate photographs and then arranged side-by-side to create interesting new scenes. “It’s really just from looking around and seeing what things are out in the world and what might make for an interesting fit, …

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Illustrator vs Photoshop: What’s The Difference?

In GRAPHIC DESIGN by Adrian Martinez1 Comment

One of the biggest questions that I’ve always gotten from clients has been, what is the difference between Illustrator and Photoshop? What can one application do that the other can’t. M.A. Kather is an India based UX and UI designer and he’s created an informative series that explains the main differences between Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop. If you want to see more of M.A. Kather’s work, …

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Life is too short for the wrong job

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This is for those of you currently looking for work, or those that will be in the near future. These creative German job-hunting advertisments will really put your job into perspective. wanted to show that “life’s too short for the wrong job”. With the impactful visuals and creative messaging, they have obviously succeeded. You can find these ads plastered on automated machines like ATMs, …

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Can You Guess What Superheroes the Letters Represent?

In GEEK, TYPOGRAPHY by Adrian Martinez1 Comment

This is the perfect mashup of typographical expertise and geek culture. This series titled “Superbet” is the creation of Simon Koayis, an illustrator, art director and designer. Simon associated each letter of the alphabet with a superhero. The amount of detail and thought that went into each one of these is absolutely awesome! Now just for fun I propose a challenge. Can you …