Category: Inspiration

Design inspiration to get your creative juices flowing.

Infographics

How to Find the Best Portfolio Site for You! [Infographic]

Need to get the word out about your creative skills? Perhaps you want to take your career to the next level? Or maybe you’re searching for a fantastic new job?You need an attractive and professional looking online portfolio, but you have no coding knowledge. So you search online and see tons of choices, from Behance to DeviantArt…

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Photography

Harness the Power of Nature in Your Photography

Most of us have pointed our cameras across a beautiful landscape and captured the lush green scenery that wraps around us at some point. It is one of the easiest subjects to practice on, it doesn’t run away from you, it doesn’t blink or change rapidly. You can play with new techniques and ideas and…

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Infographics

The Beginner’s Guide to Painting & Drawing [Infographic]

Becoming a great artist takes a lot of hard work and patience. Zippi have put together a helpful guide to building a perfect painter’s pack. From crayons to paint brushes, from paper to canvas, here’s everything you need to start on the path to becoming a great painter. Full of advice to capture inspiration anywhere…

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Photography

Kyoto Photo Pack (30 Royalty Free Images)

Kyoto is an ancient city with a 1200 year history. It was established as Japan's capital under the name "Heian-kyo" in the year 794. With its 2,000 religious places (1,600 Buddhist temples and 400 Shinto shrines), it is one of the best preserved cities in Japan. In 2015 my girlfriend and I traveled to Kyoto, Japan.…

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Infographics

The History of Print Technology – Storymap

You may be surprised to know that print technology has roots going back as far as 1,400 years ago. It was first practiced by the people of the T’ang Dynasty in China with their use of ink on wooden blocks to transfer images to paper. That was how it all began, and in the intervening…

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Logos

10 Iconic Logo Redesigns of the Last Century

Every famous logo has an inspiring story. Whenever you see Apple’s logo, you involuntarily think about technology. Similarly, a visual of the McDonald logo makes you think of juicy hamburgers and fries. Brands like these have a huge impact on our psychology. Many world-famous logos were once unappealing and it took a decent amount of creative…

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Infographics

Can Smartphone Cameras Compete With DSLRs? [Infographic]

The battle between DSLRs and smartphones is a ferocious one. Zippi have produced the following infographic comparing the various elements of both cameras to determine which is best. First looking at the history and evolution of the camera from Thomas Sutton’s 1859 panoramic camera to today’s smartphone age, the graphic then takes a look at…

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