Month: April 2012

Advertising

A Look Back: Outrageous Vintage Tobacco Ads

For as long as there have been there have been things to sell, there have been advertisements; and for as long as there have been advertisements, there have been exaggerations, startling imagery, hidden agendas, and downright lies. Given what we know today about the impacts of tobacco use, nowhere is the shameless absurdity of adverts…

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Industrial

The Egg Chair: The Most Famous Chair in History?

One of the most iconic design pieces of the 20th century, Arne Jacobsen designed the Egg Chair in 1958 as part of a commission for the Radisson Blu Royal Hotel in Copenhagen, the first skyscraper in Denmark. The entire hotel was Jacobsen's design and his vision was to create a building – and contents –…

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Infographics

Plastic Card Printing 101 [INFOGRAPHIC]

Printed plastic cards. Seems like a simple and straightforward matter; it’s a card made out of plastic which usually has something printed on it. Credit cards, ID cards, calling cards, key tags etc. These things have become so commonplace that we rarely pay any attention to it, yet use it on a lot more occasions…

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Freebies

Diablo 3 Free PSD Template For Your Blog

May is promised to be the darkest month of 2012, though it will be the most wonderful month for a true hero whose sword and spells became rusty. Well, you’ll get the chance to save the world, because Diablo is rising, and it’s up to you to save us from boiling in hot oil. Diablo…

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Photography

25 Outstanding Examples of Machine Photography

It's incredible to see how far we have come as a human civilization. What used to be dreams, like flying airplanes, are now a reality. Just like man evolved throughout time, technology will be far more advanced in 2100 than it is today. Although I will not live to see that happen, I really hope…

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Photography

8 Digital Photography Tips to Tell Your Children

Chances are, your children, just like mine, like to go about taking photos of everything. If that’s the case, you should help them develop their newly found passion by telling them a few essential tips about digital photography: 1. Avoid cluttered backgrounds! A useful piece of advice to give your little would-be-photographers is to avoid…

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Blogging

How to Promote The Visibility of Your Best Blog Content

The fear of every blogger is that no one will read all of the posts that have been carefully planned and written—a fear that can be easily alleviated. While every blog starts with a small band of readers, there are many simple ways to not only draw in readers but to keep them coming back…

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