11ElevenDC presents: File types and their relationships
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January 30, 2015

11ElevenDC Presents… File types and their relationships

In this series, we'll be sharing some useful hints, tips, advice and infographics that will help you to understand and build on your design skills. This post will take a look at the common types of files types, how they work together, and which files can be used within which design programmes. A staple for…
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Design
January 30, 2015

Incredible Photos of Bubbles Literally Frozen in Time

We absolutely love these amazing photos taken by New Hampshire-based artist and photographer Cheryl Johnson. The images detail her experiments with soap bubbles - the end result?  These beautiful close-ups of the crystallizing soap bubbles … Cheryl Johnson | via Twisted Sifter
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11ElevenDC presents: Font of all knowledge
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January 30, 2015

11ElevenDC Presents… Font of all knowledge

In this series, we'll be sharing some useful hints, tips, advice and infographics that will help you to understand and build on your design skills. In this post, we explore the terminology surrounding fonts - from weight, casing and serif. Click the image to download full size image. Source: Behance, EMO
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11ElevenDC presents: Hot off the press
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January 29, 2015

11ElevenDC Presents… Hot off the press

In this series, we'll be sharing some useful hints, tips, advice and infographics that will help you to understand and build on your design skills. In this post, we explore litho printing, taking you behind the scenes, and explaining exactly how your litho printer functions to bring you your favourite prints. Click the image to…
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Design
January 29, 2015

Amazing Intricate Animal Portraits Created Using Only Pencil

Artist Adonna Khare has created these beautiful drawings of animals, that are so in-depth and intricate, we couldn't help sharing them with you. Using only pencil and paper, Khare has created drawings of wild animals that are of such amazing detail, you'd be hard-pushed to believe they've been created so simply.   Images © Adonna Khare
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11ElevenDC presents: Know your folds
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January 29, 2015

11ElevenDC Presents… Know your folds

In this series, we'll be sharing some useful hints, tips, advice and infographics that will help you to understand and build on your design skills. In this post, we look at  paperfolds - the terminology used to describe different folds, and how to recognise or reproduce them. Click the image to download full size image. Source:…
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Design
January 28, 2015

Harry Potter fan creates Lego Hogwarts Masterpiece

We're loving this Lego creation by Harry Potter fan Alice Finch who created this 400,000-brick version of Hogwarts. The building took is designed to be architecturally accurate and took 12 months to build. Broken down into pieces, the creation would take up 40 large packing boxes! Alice Finch | via Gizmodo
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11ElevenDC presents: RGB vs CMYK
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January 28, 2015

11ElevenDC Presents… RGB vs. CMYK

In this series, we'll be sharing some useful hints, tips, advice and infographics that will help you to understand and build on your design skills. In today's post, we take a look at colour codes, comparing RGB and CMYK, and helping you to understand the terminology behind these, as well as knowing how these codes will…
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11ElevenDC presents: The size of A
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January 28, 2015

11ElevenDC Presents… The size of A

In this series, we'll be sharing some useful hints, tips, advice and infographics that will help you to understand and build on your design skills. In this post, we help you to understand paper sizes, looking at each size from A1 to A7, comparing the different sizes in relation to one another. Click the image…
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11ElevenDC presents: What an Imposition?
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January 27, 2015

11ElevenDC Presents… What an Imposition!

In this series, we'll be sharing some useful hints, tips, advice and infographics that will help you to understand and build on your design skills. In this post, we take a look at imposition in terms of printing - what it is, the terminology used when describing it, and how it works. Download and print…
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