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Notre Dame Gameday interactive program

Joe Zeff Design Studio created and developed an interactive gameday program for the University of Notre Dame to provide fans of the top-ranked college football team with a preview of the BCS National Championship game against No. 2 Alabama. Notre Dame Gameday is packed with game recaps, photo and video galleries, statistical analyses, interactive rosters, animated … Continue reading

Time Summer Olympics global covers

Time releases an Summer Olympics issue with five separate covers – three domestic American and two international. American athletes on the covers are Gymnast Gabby Douglas, swimmer Ryan Lochte, and hurdler Lolo Jones. The two international covers feature English heptathlete Jessica Ennis and Japanese soccer player Homare Sawa.

Reinventing great covers in the digital ages

Nowadays,the pressure to create the digital magazine that will pop out in a digital stand it seams to become a huge challenge for designers just like it was for designers back in the 60’s and 70’s when competition started to grow rapidly. Issue of Time magazine with the breast-feeding cover was the best selling issue … Continue reading

News Magazine

Time (trademarked in capitals as TIME) is an American news magazine. A European edition (Time Europe, formerly known as Time Atlantic) is published from London. Time Europe covers the Middle East, Africa and, since 2003, Latin America. An Asian edition (Time Asia) is based in Hong Kong. The South Pacific edition, covering Australia, New Zealand … 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...