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European logo design awards

Eulda 2007

The only award scheme endorsed by 50+ national and international design associations.

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Pulp Fiction in typography

Here’s a nice example of typography, designed around a scene from the excellent Tarantino movie, Pulp Fiction. Please be aware that there’s some harsh language throughout the video clip.

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Focus on art: Icaro Doria

Angola flag

Here’s a superb graphic interpretation of country flags that really got me thinking. The text is a little difficult to read so click on each flag to open a larger version in a new window / tab.

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How to use typography in music videos

The Child

Typography can be seen all around us, in almost every aspect of our lives. There’s a music video, called ‘The Child’ for French DJ Alex Gopher, which was created back in 1999 and it’s definitely worth a look if you haven’t seen it already. In fact, even if you have it’s still enjoyable.

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Movie title sequences

Movie title sequence

How big a movie fan are you? Do you get to the cinema early so you can watch the trailers or do you leave it until the last minute?

I’m a big movie lover. Especially those films with an added design element at the beginning.

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