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Graphic Designer Fixes The 9 Worst Logos Ever

Posted By fershid 50 days ago on all

https://digitalsynopsis.com - Regular readers of Digital Synopsis must have read our article on 25 epic logo design fails. Now, Italian graphic designer Emanuele Abrate has come up with an interesting project in which he has redesigned the 9 worst logos out of that list.

Emanuele has tried to recreate these logos as if they were commissioned to him. He’s used different typography techniques, created aesthetic logomarks, and kept the brand colors as close to the original ones as possible.

Which do you think is the most successful redesign? Check out the project below and share your feedback in the comments.

Graphic Designer Replaces Wordmarks In Popular Logos With The Fonts They Use

Posted By fershid 119 days ago on all

https://digitalsynopsis.com - Italian graphic designer Emanuele Abrate has come up with a clever project titled Logofonts, in which he substitutes wordmarks of famous logos with the name of the fonts they use.

For example, the word “Omega” in the Swiss watchmaker’s logo has been changed to “Futura” written in the same style as the original logo. Nutella’s wordmark logo has been changed to “Avant Garde”, using the same red and black color scheme. The Discovery Channel wordmark has been changed to “Gotham Medium” written in the same style with the globe on the left. Check out the project here.

New Feature In Photoshop Lets You Convert Raster To Vector With Just One Slider

Posted By fershid 173 days ago on all

https://digitalsynopsis.com - Did you know that you can now convert a raster image into a vector graphic within just a few seconds in Photoshop? You can also import the vector into other Adobe applications.

In this handy tutorial, Photoshop instructor Unmesh Dinda from PiXimperfect shows you how to use Libraries to open the Adobe Capture interface and create vector shapes out of raster images. Keep in mind that for this to work, you need to be a Creative Cloud member and your raster image should be one color only. Watch here.

Graphic Designer Replaces Wordmarks In Famous Logos With The Fonts They Use

Posted By fershid 174 days ago on all

https://digitalsynopsis.com - Italian graphic designer Emanuele Abrate has come up with a brilliant project titled Logofonts that replaces wordmarks of famous logos with the name of the fonts they use.

For example, the word “Google” in the tech giant’s logo has been changed to “Product Sans” (name of the font used) written in the same colorful style. The wordmark in Amazon’s logo has been changed to “Officina Sans”, with their famous orange arrow underneath. The FedEx wordmark has been changed to “Futura” written in the same purple and orange style as the original logo. Check out the project here.

12 Important Design Principles Explained With Simple Graphics

Posted By fershid 250 days ago on all

https://digitalsynopsis.com - There are no formulas or fixed rules for good design, but there are some basic principles that will help you create design that is functional, effective, and aesthetically pleasing.

Technical jargon can sometimes get confusing or overwhelming, which is why Turkish designer Natay Salim has come up with a handy image series that uses simple examples to explain the 12 main design principles. Check them out here.

Top 20 New Features In Photoshop CC 2020

Posted By fershid 251 days ago on all

https://digitalsynopsis.com - Adobe has released the newest version of Photoshop CC (version 21.0) that comes with exciting new features for artists, designers, and photographers. The new Object Selection Tool lets you make a quick selection of any item in an image by simply dragging a rectangle or a lasso around it. The Select Subject Tool is faster, and makes more accurate selections than the previous version.

Another exciting new feature is the Remove Background feature that lets you remove the background of an image at the click of a button, leaving just the subject. Other useful new features include Zoom to Layer Content, converting text to vector, converting Smart Object back to Layers, and using the tilde key (~) to erase and rotate brush tips.

35 Epic Memes For Graphic Designers

Posted By fershid 288 days ago on all

https://digitalsynopsis.com - Are you in the middle of difficult project with a stiff deadline? Is your client giving you sleepless nights? Are you tired of your boss micromanaging everything? If yes, then what you need is a healthy dose of meme-therapy to help brighten up your day.

AI Creates 100,000 Realistic Photos You Can Use For Free Without Copyright

Posted By fershid 293 days ago on all

https://digitalsynopsis.com - For most design projects and presentations, you need quality portraits of people. Designers often spend a lot of time trying to find images that are free, diverse, and legal to use.

To make life easier, Icons8 has come up with a brilliant free resource called Generated Photos – a diverse library of 100,000 realistic faces created by artificial intelligence. None of the people are real. No images were sourced from stock media or the internet. All the training data was shot in-house and is fully model released.