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Meet Davor Pavelić

Davor Pavelić is an illustrator with a diverse interest in the field of illustrations; from advertising and editorial to children’s illustration. His first choice is the editorial illustration, where he can conceptualize and develop ideas  on various topics and find the best way to capture the essence of the article or theme he illustrates. His style … Continue reading

Meet Andrew J. Nilsen

Andrew J. Nilsen has been the art director at  SF Weekly for the past three years in San Francisco, CA. Early this year Andrew found himself jobless after a change in ownership at the SF Weekly. The former white water rafting guide and flying trapeze instructor plans on pursuing independent design and illustration projects. Andrew’s … Continue reading

iStockphoto’s New Plugin for Adobe CS6 Streamlines Designers’ Workflow

Now designers can browse, download and edit photos and illustrations without ever leaving Photoshop, Illustrator or InDesign.   The benefits include: A more streamlined workflow Better engagement in the creative process Quick access to images and easy manipulation of those images A smoother overall experience iStockphoto launched an simple and intuitive plugin for several programs in the new … Continue reading

Aston Martin DB10

Production will be strictly limited to 10 of the bespoke sports cars, developed and built by the designers, engineers and highly skilled craftspeople at Aston Martin’s Gaydon headquarters.

Architect Oscar Niemeyer

"My work is not about form follows function, but form follows beauty or, even better, form follows feminine."

BACK to BASICS: Portraits

Portraits of people are one of the first elements of the photography used in newspapers.

Typography: x-heigh

In typography, x-heigh refers to the heigh of lower case letters without upper or lower parts when compared to capital letters...

Designer George Lois

“I always knew I was the most talented kid in the school, ” says George Lois of his time at Music and Art. “I was lucky to be exposed to the city’s best art education"...


Newspaper typefaces require a higher legibility then typefaces used for other printed products. Newspaper are printed on a paper of lesser quality under high speed.

How to redesign 1

Good redesign is driven by a deep understanding of the editorial mission of the publication.

Headline on photographs

The eternal dilemma! Dilemma of all editors on the planet Earth – to put or not put the headline or any kind of type in the photo.

Design Facts

Three elements that will greatly help you to understand how readers are observing you.

Typeface: NY Times Magazine

Sunday Magazine is an expansive family of fonts for information in tiny spaces and headlines at large sizes.


When, why and whether to use infographic. The basic fact is that infographic refresh the publication, and it contributes to originality of your product.

A well-designed publication

Everything that a well-designed publication must have...