A Cut Above – 20 Exceptionally Creative Stock Photos

A Cut Above – 20 Exceptionally Creative Stock Photos

“Ever seen a whippet wearing a gold necklace?” Over the last decade it’s been difficult not to notice the increasing number of stock photo libraries, and likewise the growing numbers of stock photos themselves. Until recently I was perhaps unfairly negative in my view of the stock industry: Maybe I’ve just seen one too many…

Taking Control of WordPress 3.0 Admin Bar

Taking Control of WordPress 3.0 Admin Bar

Remember Google Buzz? Google launched it and pushed it as a default feature in your Gmail accounts regardless of the fact that few might not like it. It was after constant revelation by critics and statistics that Google realized how useless Google Buzz was proving to be. Google Buzz is a thing of the past…

A Tribute to the Dragon – 35 Awesome Examples of Bruce Lee Artwork

A Tribute to the Dragon – 35 Awesome Examples of Bruce Lee Artwork

Comparing someone to a dragon in Chinese is a common way of showing appreciation or admiration for a person’s skill, success and greatness. There aren’t a lot of people more deserving of the dragon tag than the legendary Bruce Lee. Growing up with my relatives in Hong Kong, Lee was our favorite dragon. He had…

Build Your Own Network, and Grow in the Design/Dev Community

Build Your Own Network, and Grow in the Design/Dev Community

Within the overall web design and development communities, there are endless communities within them. Within each freelancer, designer, developer, blogger, or otherwise, there is a community based around that individual as well, and a community based around each agency, big or small. Within a field that is constantly evolving, and has one of the highest…

Stock Photo Accounts Giveaway: 5 X $50 Credits from Stockfresh

Stock Photo Accounts Giveaway: 5 X $50 Credits from Stockfresh

Looking for quality stock images for your project? With a variety of stock image agencies available, we are just too spoilt for choice. Well, here’s your chance to win one of 5 stock photo accounts, each loaded with 50 download credits (worth about $50) courtesy of our friends at Stockfresh! You can use these credits…

Working with Photoshop’s Blending Modes to Color a Black and White Photo

Working with Photoshop’s Blending Modes to Color a Black and White Photo

I love looking at Black and White pictures…it somehow gives me a very calm feeling and intimate thoughts. However, seeing a bit of color on a Black and White picture makes it more exciting and outstanding. Thus, we see selective color photography everywhere nowadays. It usually draws attention to the subject in the photo and…

25 Healthy Examples of Green Themed Business Cards

25 Healthy Examples of Green Themed Business Cards

Business cards are a necessity, even if you have an online business, there will be times when you need a business card, and it may be the only printed matter your company needs. Therefore, it is a very important aspect for any and every business. Here we have collected 25 green themed business cards designed…

Amazing Performance Photography : 40 Stunning Images

Amazing Performance Photography : 40 Stunning Images

Performance photography is the art of capturing shots of performers in motion. It isn’t an easy task as the images have to be captured at precisely the right moment, one second either side of the perfect moment will result in losing the opportunity of the perfect shot. This type of photography is usually best carried…

All About Buttons: Inspiration, PSDs for Download, CSS Generators and Frameworks

All About Buttons: Inspiration, PSDs for Download, CSS Generators and Frameworks

Whether they are used to subscribe to services, send a contact form or simply to call the user’s attention to a specific page, buttons are a very important part of websites. When well designed, they have the power to change conversion rates, bring new customers to a service or help users perform and validate specific…