Advertising is one of the primary markets for graphic designers. Companies around the world rely on the talented and creative minds of designers to create visually impactful and memorable product advertisements. Advertising differs from other forms of design, as you often have to incorporate a product, a logo, a company image and other details to meet the client needs. Therefore, being able to manipulate results to match the color scheme, subject matter and target market are essential skills for any designer.
Nathan Sawaya is a New York based artist best known for his contemporary Lego art. Born in Colville, Washington and raised in Veneta, Oregon, Sawaya’s childhood consisted of drawing cartoons, writing stories, perfecting magic tricks and playing with Lego’s.
The guys over at Gizmodo have compiled a list of amazing hyperrealistic paintings that can easily pass off as photographs.
Rub your eyes all you want, but these images are actual paintings created by really talented artists.
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Raphaella Spence: Empire State. 2012, oil on canvas
Hubert De Lartigue: Sushi. 2010, acrylic on canvas
Making posters related to famous movies is somehow popular these days among designers. There are a lot of them doing it and they are each creating the posters in a certain style.
These days most people judge a product by its packaging. Because the company cares enough about design, the packaging can cost even more than the product itself.
Envelopes have been used to transport letters, goods and money since 1901 when it was patented by Americus F. Callahan. Since then the designs of envelopes have been changed and modified to all different shapes and sizes, but until today the patented envelope still makes its appearance in millions of peoples mailboxes each day.