Author Archives: diarmaidcollins

Save The Children Fund

I know this is extremely narcissistic of me and could possibly be misconstrued as exploitation of horror but in light of the recent appalling images of dead children washing ashore on European beaches I just want to help in some … Continue reading

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I cannot stand it

Jesus. There are no words to describe the horror. There is just so much of it. And I just feel so completely overwhelmed by grief and pain that I almost wish I were numb inside. Those poor kids. Those poor … Continue reading

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A Short Lesson in Perspective

Source: A Short Lesson in Perspective

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Font Bureau Blog | Lettering is Not Type: Clear Definitions for Commonly Abused Terms

BEHIND THE SCENES · OCTOBER 29, 2014 Lettering is Not Type: Clear Definitions for Commonly Abused Terms Posted by Stephen Coles Hi, Internet. It’s really great to see you getting into typography. 30 years ago, word processors and font menus … Continue reading

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A Modern Designer’s Canvas | Smashing Magazine

A Modern Designer’s Canvas | Smashing Magazine: “A Modern Designer’s Canvas By Andrew Clarke March 25th, 2014 Community, Creativity, Inspiration When I gave this talk a title, I called it ‘A Modern Designer’s Canvas,’ because originally I was going to … Continue reading

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Layout in Flipboard for Web and Windows — Flipboard Engineering

Layout in Flipboard for Web and Windows — Flipboard Engineering: “ by Charles Ying ∙ March 24, 2014 At Flipboard, we are working hard to build the world’s best personal magazine—a magazine made just for you, filled with the stories … Continue reading

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Where’s Iggy Game, pt1

Where’s Iggy Game, pt1, originally uploaded by lazy_atom. Let’s play “Where’s Iggy?”

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Dramatic Tintype Portraits of Contemporary Celebrities – My Modern Metropolis

I can’t help but think, yeah, great ‘n’ all the technique is… Instagram and Snapseed (or any Photoshop Frame Effects plug in) have really ruined retro. Why go to all the trouble? 🙂 Dramatic Tintype Portraits of Contemporary Celebrities – … Continue reading

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Dieter Rams: Ten Principles For Good Design

Dieter Rams: Ten Principles For Good Design: “” (Via .)

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Highlights from the 2014 Sony World Photography Awards Shortlist

Highlights from the 2014 Sony World Photography Awards Shortlist: “ That’s dance. © Hasan Baglar, 2014 Sony World Photography Awards Lightsnake. © Holger Schmidtke, 2014 Sony World Photography Awards In your youth, nothing can stop you from enjoying time with … Continue reading

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