Category: design

September 25, 2017 / design

Interesting … Getty Images—probably the biggest supplier of stock photography—has updated their submission requirements to ban the retouching of photos for the sake of making…

June 27, 2013 / design

This post is about business, so… you know, caveat emptor. Probably the single most common thing I do in business is write estimates. If people…

March 6, 2009 / design

you gotta love the world sometimes. I send my client proofs over a year ago for some new letterhead. It has been discussed a couple…

February 13, 2008 / design

So here’s a bit of what I was working on. My sketchbook is a mess. It would probably mean nothing to another designer. But I…

February 7, 2008 / design
October 19, 2007 / design

I felt kinda good about today. Was an overall positive day. And I felt like I accomplished something while working. And Refresh was entertaining, if not educational, tonight.
So it’s unfortunate when I got home that my email was clogged with messages from clients whining about a pile of petty little things. Doubly depressing when, after hadling what I immediately could and filing anything undeserving of a response, I had only 1 email left. So not only did they piss on my mood, but it wasn’t in the least bit productive.
This calls for a photo collage. My recent favorites:

1. Princesa de la Tempestad, 2. Lotsa Colors, 3. light a cigarette, 4. Goddess Light., 5. artrepair8, 6. seawind, 7. tutu, 8. the promised land, 9. zlatna dolina – sarajevo, mon amour, 10. São Paulo., 11. on the drive to Yosemite, 12. Untitled, 13. yellow, 14. Reykjarvíkurnætur, 15. Sojin with Lemonade and Chips, 16. floored

October 23, 2006 / design

I need to be more efficient about tracking what I estimated a job to cost. Whenever possible, I generate a “real” estimate with Quickbooks (QB),…

May 21, 2006 / design

I’d like to thank Hecht’s for making my Saturday, by telling me, when my credit card wouldn’t swipe through the magnetic reader, that they’ll only…