Apple Releases Final Cut “Pro” X – update 10.0.1 September 20th, 2011
So, looks like Apple’s doing a bit of work on FCP X, but to me it doesn’t look like they managed to address any of the “Pro” deficiencies (see the “What’s New” section) What do you think?
Quotes on Design on a Website! September 16th, 2011
“Design is the method of putting form and content together. Design, just as art, has multiple definitions; there is no single definition. Design can be art. Design can be aesthetics. Design is so simple, that’s why it is so complicated.” — PAUL RAND
I love Quotes, and Quotes on Design are SO great! Visit: http://quotesondesign.com/ for some excellent, inspiring and funny quotes!
Awesome Article on the 5 Main Groups of Typefaces September 16th, 2011
SmashingMagazine.com has an excellent article about the 5 main typeface styles.
So often, my students ask how to select an appropriate typeface for their projects. This article clearly explains the main groups from which you can choose, and helps you choose which are best to combine for your specific needs.
Adobe Carousel – Photo Syncing Among All Your Devices September 7th, 2011
Sadly, I’m once again missing Photoshop World in Las Vegas, but that doesn’t stop me from checking announcements!
Adobe has is introducing a new service, named Adobe Carousel (http://blogs.adobe.com/photoshopdotcom/2011/09/introducing-adobe-carousel-your-photos-everywhere-you-are.html)
I’m excited about the idea that I can have all my images accessible to my desktop, laptop and iPhone (and iPad, maybe, someday), so I believe this is something to watch. Question is: will this be a handy, useful tool, or yet another Adobe or Cloud money-suck? Only time will tell…
Win Extensis Suitcase Fusion 3! September 6th, 2011
Once again, CreativePro.com has a contest. This time, we can win Extensis Suitcase Fusion 3. So many of my design students ask how to manage large font collections, and this is one of the top programs on my list. Good luck!