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We’ve been collaborating with our friends at Internet Influence over the past year, working on the design & UI for The Spider Shop. The Spider Shop is the UK’s largest online retailer and distributor of Spiders & tarantulas and their stock list is not for the faint hearted!
[youtube video_id=”4xgx4k83zzc” url=”http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4xgx4k83zzc” height=”371″ width=”660″ ] Whilst doing a quick bit of Googling to get some images for this site relaunch, I Googled ‘Spinal Tap’ and saw that our own YouTube movie of Nigel Tufnel is now the 7th highest rated search Google result. Result!
We love Zac Brown Band & we love this cover artwork! Turns out, it was painted by an artist called Brandon Maldonado, and there’s more info on how he came to do the artwork for the guys here
Minion Pro For a long time designers avoided using serif fonts on the web. The myth said the web was for sans serif fonts, while serif fonts were for print. If there is a font that breaks that myth, it’s Minion Pro. The typeface was designed by Robert Slimbach for Adobe. It was inspired by […]
Another great visualiser-type video. This one is the official video for Ljósið, by Ólafur Arnalds. He’s an Icelandic Neo-Classical composer, who actually started as a metal drummer. I think there’s room for some crossover tracks there!