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July 30, 2015

 

Print design inspiration | #1253

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In these galleries we present stunning business cards, posters, brochures, magazines and other amazing work from the wonderful world of print design. Some say that print is dead, but I beg the differ!

July 29, 2015

 

Motion graphics inspiration | #1252

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Today motion graphics has become an omnipresent player in this age of technology. Its presence is anywhere there is a screen and has become an essential and powerful way to communicate and create visual experiences for everyone. Motion design mixes animation, 3d, cgi, stop motion, illustration, images, typography, cinematography, sound design etc. to form and […]

July 28, 2015

 

Graphic design inspiration | #1251

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Here’s a new gallery with great design work. Really quality stuff from various design fields by talented designers all over the world. Which one is your favorite? Let us know by dropping a comment at the end of the post.

July 27, 2015

 

Lettering Designs by Mats Ottdal

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Whenever we do a feature we usually showcase the latest work from a great designer. Well that’s not completely the case in today’s post where I want to show some older work from a fellow Scandinavian – Norwegian designer Mats Ottdal. Some pieces are newer, but most of them are actually 5-6 years old. Meaning […]

July 24, 2015

 

Packaging Inspiration | #1250

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We are usually bombarded with packaging all through the day. From the breakfast cereals in the morning to commercials in front of the TV before we hit the sack. The majority of consumers judge the quality of product by the packaging and with so many products out there, packaging design is as important as ever. […]

July 23, 2015

 

Beautiful Poster Designs | #1249

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Time for yet another roundup with great posters! And in today’s gallery I’ve collected 25 new beautiful poster designs that we’ve come across since our last poster gallery. For more work like these, be sure to check out all of our previous poster galleries by clicking here.

July 22, 2015

 

Vector inspiration | #1248

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In From up North’s vector galleries we present our latest findings of designs and illustrations that are primarily made with vector based graphics. Be sure to check out our gallery archive for more previous posts with great vector graphics.

July 21, 2015

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Amazing Pencil Portraits by Andrew Wilson

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Check out these awesome pencil drawings by Ontario based illustrator and tattoo artist Andrew Wilson. The way he used highlights and shadows is just spectacular and really makes each piece “pop”. Check out more of his work by visiting his Instagram or Facebook page.

July 20, 2015

 

Typography inspiration | #1247

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In our popular typography series we present our latest design findings containing nice type, hand-lettering & calligraphy work. Great quality stuff by talented creatives and artists all over the globe. And in this weeks gallery we’ve collected 25 new magnificent calligraphy and hand-lettering designs.

July 17, 2015

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Amazing Movie Posters by Ken Taylor

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Melbourne based Illustrator & Designer Ken Taylor works primarily within the music industry and is predominantly well known for his striking rock posters. But today we like to focus on his poster work for the movie industry, where he’s also killing it. So here’s a collection with 16 of our personal favorites for you to […]

July 16, 2015

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Illustration inspiration | #1246

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It’s time for a brand new inspiration gallery packed with top-notch illustration, paintings and drawings. Excellent high quality artwork from talented artists all over the world.

July 15, 2015

 

Motion graphics inspiration | #1245

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Today motion graphics has become an omnipresent player in this age of technology. Its presence is anywhere there is a screen and has become an essential and powerful way to communicate and create visual experiences for everyone. Motion design mixes animation, 3d, cgi, stop motion, illustration, images, typography, cinematography, sound design etc. to form and […]

July 14, 2015

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Web design inspiration | #1244

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Looking for some new web designs to get inspired by? Well, then you’ve definitely come to the right place! Here’s a new collection of web designs that we’ve come across over the last couple of weeks. Ranging from simple and elegant landing pages for new products and services to highly advanced e-commerce websites for larger […]

July 13, 2015

 

Typography inspiration | #1243

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In our popular typography series we present our latest design findings containing nice type, hand-lettering & calligraphy work. Great quality stuff by talented creatives and artists all over the globe.

July 10, 2015

 

Magnificent Illustrations by Jason Edmiston

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Over the years we’ve featured several pieces of Canadian illustrator Jason Edmiston’s work in various galleries. So chances are that you’re already quite familiar with his magnificent work. But today we decided to give Jason some well deserved alone time in the spotlight and we’ve rounded up all the previously published pieces along with some […]

July 9, 2015

 

Creative advertising | #1242

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One if the most important things for a product/company is to be seen and recognized by it’s target audience. In our advertising galleries we present the latest of our findings from the wonderful world of creative marketing. And in today’s gallery we’ve rounded up 30 examples of creative guerilla and ambient marketing that really stands […]

July 8, 2015

 

Motion graphics inspiration | #1241

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Today motion graphics has become an omnipresent player in this age of technology. Its presence is anywhere there is a screen and has become an essential and powerful way to communicate and create visual experiences for everyone. Motion design mixes animation, 3d, cgi, stop motion, illustration, images, typography, cinematography, sound design etc. to form and […]

July 7, 2015

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Serious advertisements | #1240

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Ads are mostly used by companies that want to market their product or service to make more money. But advertising is also used by organisations world wide to wake public awareness about important matters. Here’s 25 new really strong advertisments with messages that surely will grab your attention.

July 6, 2015

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Lettering & Calligraphy Designs by Daniel Letterman

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In this weeks type post I have the pleasure to present the magnificent work of Daniel Letterman – A Berlin based tattoo artist and freelance graphic designer specialized in custom lettering and calligraphy work.

July 4, 2015

 

From up North Lettering by Rob Draper

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A while back I did a post featuring the amazing lettering work of Rob Draper. During a recent conversation on Twitter I dared him to create a piece inspired by From up North, which he to my excitement accepted. And now I have the pleasure of presenting the finished piece along with an awesome video […]

July 3, 2015

 

Packaging Inspiration | #1239

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We are usually bombarded with packaging all through the day. From the breakfast cereals in the morning to commercials in front of the TV before we hit the sack. The majority of consumers judge the quality of product by the packaging and with so many products out there, packaging design is as important as ever. […]

July 2, 2015

 

Beautiful signage | #1238

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Creating effective signage that instantly grabs ones attention can be a difficult task. Especially in city centres where there’s an abundance of things screaming for our attention. As a designer I just love it when companies and organizations invest in some outside-of-the-box thinking. It might be doing the sign in a creative way or just […]

July 1, 2015

 

Motion graphics inspiration | #1237

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Today motion graphics has become an omnipresent player in this age of technology. Its presence is anywhere there is a screen and has become an essential and powerful way to communicate and create visual experiences for everyone. Motion design mixes animation, 3d, cgi, stop motion, illustration, images, typography, cinematography, sound design etc. to form and […]

June 30, 2015

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Kids Reenacting Star Wars by Craig Davison

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Kids have always been fascinated by technology. Now-a-days you very often see kids sitting by themselves, heads down with a phone or tablet in their hands. When I was growing up in the 80’s the most technical gadget we had was probably the VCR(google it kids…). And I remember it clearly that watching classic 80’s […]

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