Archive for "inspiration" – inspiring tutorial blog

September 21st, 2009 // No Comments // Posted by Matthias


The purpose of design shard is to produce a valuable resource for designers ranging from design tips, inspiration and free resources such as photoshop brushes or textures to be downloaded.

Max owner of this blog, a web designer who specialised in css and xhtml, love to be inspired either by web designs or digital art and had a passion for illustration and typography. A few guest authors on the blog each writing articles about what they are intrested in, in the design world….so watch out & get inspired

Minimal website & typography inspiration

April 27th, 2009 // No Comments // Posted by Lukas


I like minimal websites with strong typography…here come two links for some great examples of how to do it right.
Less is more…reminds of the Album from Gelka i posted an article about recently…in some part they say: less is more…more or less… :-)
- Minimal Sites
- Cool Sites for Typography Inspiration
found at cyanatrendland / thenextweb

Interview with Florian Schmitt from Hi-ReS! London

April 14th, 2009 // No Comments // Posted by Lukas

Again Digup Tv features a interesting Interview as we saw from Mate Steinforth about one month ago.
This time Florian Schmitt from Hi_ReS! London tells us some more about how his company grew and about how he finds inspiration and ideas. At the archive featured on their website there are some pretty cool projects to be seen.

Florian Schmitt | Hi-ReS! from digup•tv on Vimeo.

found at fubiz

Amores que matan

March 1st, 2009 // No Comments // Posted by Lukas

found at

WHEREWEDOWHATWEDO – workspaces from the creative community

January 12th, 2009 // No Comments // Posted by Lukas

I found this really nice site where you can have a look on to other creatives workspaces…you can also upload and share your own space. I really like this one!

Check out the site and maybe you will find some Inspiration to improve your own creativity at home / work…

found at


Posted in Random, Web

Inspiration Series III – 3 Logotype Inspiration Sites you should know about!

December 14th, 2008 // No Comments // Posted by Lukas
So folks…back again after a little break! With so much work these days haven´t found much time to keep up with the blog but once again i will continue our Inspiration Series. This time i present to you 3 Top Sites that are very useful if u are designing a Logo or just getting Inspiration about different logotypes! There is a lot to this subject and as 3 Links are not enough in any way i will post some additional Links Tips. – huge Archive with a big Community, perhaps the best Resource on the web! – 26762 Logos…a lot to see here but the Navigation of the Site is something you have to get used too…try the Search window and you will definetly find lots! – a high-profile logo design award scheme…daily!

And if you are about to dive deeply into the whole logo design thing i recommend the following Links: – 81 of the best logo design resources! This one contains a lot of Information…fonts, trends, awards, collections… In general the Irish designer David Airey has built up a respectable amout of Information about this subject to be found on his Site and Blog ( and ). – An Article about current Trends in Logo design..also quite useful.

So i hope this turns out useful and if anyone hast Recommendations about other great Inspiration resources related to Logotypes, please just comment here.


Inspiration Series II – 3 design blogs you should know about

December 1st, 2008 // No Comments // Posted by Lukas

Its time to continue with my Inspiration Series. Again in english to be able to reach more users with my articles… Actually it might be quite confusing for the readers of this blog to have it mixed up in english and german. We have to decide what it is going to be..

Nevermind, thats not the subject of this post.

Surfing the web you will discover that there are many blogs referencing resources, tutorials, freebies and much more. Here are 3 i consider a good option to gather information and resources for your Work.

- – Design Observer – all aspects of design

- – Smashing Magazine  – more Web and Photoshop orientated

- – I love typography – all about typography

Any suggestions about other cool design blogs are welcome.

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Posted in Links, Web

depthCORE :: Digital to the Core

November 30th, 2008 // No Comments // Posted by Lukas
featured artwork: Chris Haines – Rise 2008
depthCORE ist ein “International Digital Media and Modern Art Collective”.

Der Titel sagt schon alles…hier findet man “cutting edge” Digital Artists mit hochwertigen Kunstwerken.
Es ist eine Freude sich durchzuklicken.

Visit depthCORE!


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