Without design research we tend towards a self–serving, uninformed design...– Complete Beginners Guide to Design Research
Web Form Design Patterns
Just finished reading Smashing Magazine’s insightful study on web forms. It will answer the questions on the next sign-up form you create. Read it here > http://uxdesign.smashingmagazine.com/2008/07/04/web-form-design-patterns-sign-up-forms/
Brand New Conference 2012. Wish I hadn’t missed it.
In order to be irreplaceable one must always be different.– Coco Chanel
The logo is the most visible and frequent reminder of what the brand stands for.
Great leaders see the future, set a course, and pursue it relentlessly.
Compelling brand identity presents any company, any size, anywhere with an...– Designing Brand Identity - Alina Wheeler
Goals, not features, are the key to product success.– About Face 3 by Alan Cooper
No product is so simple that every user is automatically an expert. Make sure...– About Face 3 by Alan Cooper
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As designers we’re always stepping into our user’s shoes. We create a general persona and try to see how or what they need to get what they want. The client specifies a technical content requirement and our job is to define what the user requires to understand this information. Here’s a great article by Janice Redish on UXMag about using personas to answer the most basic user questions while...
Instead of deluding oneself, accept that you will be judged by your cover. Then...– (via danishfarhan)
Noni enjoyed a moment of uncertainty. Unlike others she would never test the water of the swimming pool with her little pink toes. Her eyes had the wisdom of a hundred seas but her imaginative spirit kept her safely tucked away from the pragmatic and relentless world outside. And how much she loved to swim. It was sometime in summer when it came to her. She wanted to be an explorer, she had...
It’s fantastic not to know. But the problem is that we forget the fact that we don’t know and begin to presume that life is endless. Then someone dies. You are reminded of the fact that you are going to die. Then you either forget and move on or do something to change your life. This is about the second option. DESK You know this object. You have one in your home, at your office,...
Constructing a Pin Hole Camera really fast! My first time lapse and also my first pin hole camera construction.
Sketching paper that never ends.
Time is everything but on my side tonight.