Archive for December, 2009

Qompendium: A Printed Time Capsule

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Qompendium: A Printed Time Capsule

If there exists a magazine that embodies all my interests, Qompendium would be it. My initial attraction to this German-produced publication was its stunning exhibition of minimalist design, layout, and typography [...]

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December 19, 2009

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Culture, Design, Magazines, Typography

Mercedes Benz F-Cell Roadster

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Mercedes Benz F-Cell Roadster

Leave the horse in the stable because this modern concept carriage doesn't need it. The Mercedes Roadster simply astounds me. Not only is it gorgeous in every seen and unseen crevice, it's powered with a 1.2kW hybrid drive visible through its rear tr [...]

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December 18, 2009

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Automobiles, Design, Technology

Moon

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Moon

I was first introduced to Duncan Jones' Moon via recommendation by a few buddies of mine, but what really caught my attention was this unused promotional poster for the film I stumbled upon while searching for movie listings & release dates [...]

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December 17, 2009

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Inspiration, Motion Graphics, Print

Camera Magazine: From 1922 to 1981

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Camera Magazine: From 1922 to 1981

Yesterday I read about I.D. magazine folding after 55 years in print, and it saddened me. It made me think of many important publications no longer in circulation in tangible form. [...]

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December 16, 2009

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Christy

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Design, Magazines, Photography

Colorcubic: New Site, New Print

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Colorcubic: New Site, New Print

With a new site comes a new approach to our work, our writing, and how we visually communicate to our audience. With this in mind, we've decided to start fresh with our posts, featuring only our best work [...]

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December 13, 2009

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News, Print, Site Updates

Black Paper, White Walls

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Black Paper, White Walls

The first advertising book I’d ever read was Ogilvy on Advertising, and Mr. Ogilvy asserted in his overture that he most certainly hated rules even though he was sometimes attacked for imposing them. [...]

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December 4, 2009

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Christy

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Art, Artists, Color