Its natural to want to over design. I think that much of the time the struggle of an artist and a designer is fought against their own creative obsession. You learn a ton of skills, you develop your own form of expression, but then you try your best to hone it and control it. There […]
Hi crew! I want to update you all on what I’ve been up. Design That’s IT is fully in tact, but I am taking this experiment on a slightly new course. As you know, the site is predicated around showing off the most interesting accomplishments in design, tech, and business that I have noticed in […]
Think of your favorite work and your favorite creative heroes. What did they miss? What didn’t they make? What could’ve been made better? If they were still alive, what would they be making today? If all your favorite makers got together and collaborated, what would they make with you leading the crew? Go make that […]
Mirrorless cameras are quickly replacing traditional DSLRs in the professional camera industry. The power and versatility of today’s smartphone cameras have exposed Nikon and Canon’s lack of innovation. DSLRs just seem like big blocks of rubber and metal that can take slightly better photos than flagship smartphones (as far as the average customer is concerned). […]
VSCO is an Instagram for minimalists. Instagram is a great social networking idea. Its truly captured the generation of smartphone photography. But like all successful social platforms, its been infiltrated by the others. The others are people that have habits that do not align with the intentions of the platform. For Instagram, these are people […]
We are reaching a point of interest in the world of hardware engineering and industrial design. For decades desktop computers have dominated when it comes to advanced productivity. But the world is mobilizing and work is becoming less and less local. Desktops are also huge energy consumption devices, and a lot of people may not […]
Knolling is the process of arranging like objects in parallel or 90 degree angles as a method of organization. Its been a while. Stay organized my friends!
What is flat design, why has it taken over?
Today is an exciting day for me because I get to write about my favorite 3D designer. His name is Dieter Rams, and he is arguably one of the top 5 most influential modern designers in the world. German born, Dieter had an unconventional introduction to the world of design. He studied architecture at Wiesbaden […]
Knolling is the process of arranging related objects in parallel or 90-degree angles as a method of organization. Let us knoll with relentless enthusiasm. Let us show the world that life is better when like objects are neatly aligned. Enjoy guys!
Good design is the work of a pirate. I acknowledge that my design looks like existing stuff. But I want to make it better.
Hi Guys! As you know I’ve been doing freelance design sketches for quite some time now. I decided that I should have a core philosophy to my design process. So I quickly made one to help guide my design process. Good design is: Beautiful Simple Useful Human I am still looking over this methodology, […]
I play the guitar. I’m not sure if I’ve ever mentioned this on my blog. But yes, I love music. I grew up, like most people my age, attending piano lessons and learning basic classical music. I was later introduced to Garage Band, and the piano became irrelevant to me. But I found solace with […]
Hey Guys… Yesterday, today, and tomorrow are the days of E3, the Electronic Entertainment Expo hosted in CA. In short, its an event for the whole video game world to show what they have been working on for the past few years. I’ve tuned in to every E3 event sense 2008. I will post a […]
Art and Tech are best friends. Let me explain….
This will be a little unusual…. its a poem I wrote in high school. I just found it, and I love it. Enjoy. I want three pancakes, no two pancakes, No….. I can’t wait to visit Grana, Afterwards we leave, we get pancakes. Dad said that Grana won’t be around for long, and That […]
Right… I know what you are thinking, what can be so interesting about a .cpp file? Well, perhaps its all in the perception. To some it may look daunting, to some it may read like a book, and to some its a pleasant reminder of The Matrix series. Well, I wrote this program last week […]
Sometimes I like to explore with typography
Simplifying the beautiful complexities of a bird is not easy. 26 year old artist Diana Beltran Herrera, from Bogota Columbia, is impressed by the intricacies of the feathery creatures. “When I went outside, I saw that birds were real living creatures, having real experiences just like me. I wanted to try to save their experiences […]