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Star Wars posters reimagined

Fanboy.com has collected a series of pretty cool reimaginings of Stars Wars movie posters, by various artists. [via Jenny]

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Designing Obama

Scott Thomas, aka SimpleScott, is the designer who brought us BarackObama.com and later WhiteHouse.gov. He’s recently published Designing Obama, a book filled with some of the best designs that helped America elect its first black president. The book’s $80, and I’d like to own it, but I’m still deciding whether to buy it. The iPad […]

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How ink is made

Pretty awesome. [via Kottke]

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Infographic coins

By industrial designer Mac Funamizu.

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Trendspotting with a visual bent

Richard Watson writes for Fast Company, among others, and tracks trends at NowAndNext.com, where he’s released a visual representation of technology/social trends done in the style of the famous London Underground map. Download the map as a PDF.

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Spencer Elden

Spencer’s an illustrator and also works at Obey with the famous poster artist Shepard Fairey. He also has the distinction of being the baby pictured on Nirvana’s famous Nevermind album cover. [via Kottke]

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The myth of the fold

Edit Apr 2015: Added a newer link (top of list). In web design and development there is almost always a desire to surface as many items of content and functionality above “the fold”* as you can possibly cram in there: Top news, latest blog posts, branding, primary navigation, secondary navigation, customer testimonials, carousels, search box, […]

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Thursday Top 5

We Are HuntedInteresting new music discovery site I happened upon. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6_f-kRvBVi4] Our Dream of Living StreamsA short video about some of the issue facing South Bay creeks from Santa Clara County Creeks Coalition. Flowers Feed the SoulA truly amazing Flash-based site for a flower service in Singapore. Now here’s some yoga I could actually do […]

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Thursday Top 5

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tV45h38lpQk] Youth with Promise: Outside In ProductionsMy friend Welcome works at this place in Santa Fe. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MyinarfzXUE] 24 Hour Party PeopleThis was a really good movie. I really liked the way the director broke the fourth wall. Available Online For FreeBrilliant culture-jamming-style art project. NPR’s “To the Best of Our Knowledge,” on fontsGreat show including […]

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Hitchin’ branding featured on Broke-Ass Bride

Our Hitchin’ site has been mentioned lots of places, from design and CSS web dev galleries to blogs about planning that not-exactly-traditional wedding. Here’s a new one from a site with a name that made me grin: The Broke-Ass Bride mentions our M&V; logo in the post “Princess Lasertron, on Branding your Wedding on the […]

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