. A very long page of very well curated snippets of lettering and typography on packages from decades ago.
Challenge: Create an image out of a word
, using only the letters in the word itself.
Rule: use only the graphic elements of the letters without adding outside parts
From the mind of Ji Lee [more inside]
is a family of sites that brings you a steady supply of top quality creative work in specific categories: Fashion
, Industrial Design
, Photography [some nsfw]
, and Motion Graphics
. All projects are streamed directly from the owner's portfolios in the Behance Network
, along with proper attribution and a direct link to contact information.
| Web Design Resource Links
-- ever wondered what font a logo uses? Wonder no more. (site's in German but the chart is simple--there's also a reversed one, by font instead of by company
Imps imparting the secrets of magic
: a visual history of a recurring motif through 19th Century magicians' posters. via Airbag : Longboard
A chapter from Edward Tufte's upcoming book is online. [link contains roughly 2.2 MB of scanned images]
Tufte, discussed here previously
and author of what could be called the Strunk and White
for scientists, statisticians, producers and consumers of visual information
, takes a stab at a few issues right up the average MeFite's alley: the 9/11 commission
report, fraudulent medical studies
, and the rather dubious quantitative work
of this unfortunate economist/art historian
. For the ShillFilter suspicious, check out some of the great threads that haunt his site