Elements

Basic glossary

abstraction Pulling out specific differences to make one solution work for multiple problems. algorithm A list of steps to finish a task. A set of instructions that can be performed with or without a computer. For example, the collection of

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Basic glossary

abstraction Pulling out specific differences to make one solution work for multiple problems. algorithm A list of steps to finish a task. A set of instructions that can be performed with or without a computer. For example, the collection of

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Olympics Logos

On a Scale from 1-100, Milton Glaser Rates Every Single Olympic Logo Design in History On the AIGA magazine, here. There’s been much controversy recently around Olympic logo design, but let’s not forget the rich and varying narrative the Games’ graphic

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Olympics Logos

On a Scale from 1-100, Milton Glaser Rates Every Single Olympic Logo Design in History On the AIGA magazine, here. There’s been much controversy recently around Olympic logo design, but let’s not forget the rich and varying narrative the Games’ graphic

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The four areas

In order to make this huge world more approachable we are going to break it into 4 main areas of experimentation. 1. Character design You can read a brief introduction here. And see some examples here. 2. Motion graphics  Learn

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The four areas

In order to make this huge world more approachable we are going to break it into 4 main areas of experimentation. 1. Character design You can read a brief introduction here. And see some examples here. 2. Motion graphics  Learn

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Intro to Character Design

The Brief “Create multiple unique characters with a combative cartoon sci-fi bent.” I intentionally went about this without any preconceptions and instead let the process drive the initial ideas. Scribbles to Thumbnails This is a really fun part of the

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Intro to Character Design

The Brief “Create multiple unique characters with a combative cartoon sci-fi bent.” I intentionally went about this without any preconceptions and instead let the process drive the initial ideas. Scribbles to Thumbnails This is a really fun part of the

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Intro to Motion Graphics

Motion Graphics (Typography, Animated Logos) While still considered a form of animation, motion graphics is a rather different from the other types of animation. Mostly because unlike the other types on our list it is not character or story driven.

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Intro to Motion Graphics

Motion Graphics (Typography, Animated Logos) While still considered a form of animation, motion graphics is a rather different from the other types of animation. Mostly because unlike the other types on our list it is not character or story driven.

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Intro to 3D Animation

3D Animation (CGI, Computer Animation) 3D animation works in a completely different way than traditional animation. They both require an understanding of the same principles of movement and composition, but the technical skill set is very different for each task.

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Intro to 3D Animation

3D Animation (CGI, Computer Animation) 3D animation works in a completely different way than traditional animation. They both require an understanding of the same principles of movement and composition, but the technical skill set is very different for each task.

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The Grid

Whether you work in web or print, you need to understand grid theory – even if you eschew grids. Here’s what you need to know. (This is an adapted version of this article.) Grids are like the invisible glue that

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The Grid

Whether you work in web or print, you need to understand grid theory – even if you eschew grids. Here’s what you need to know. (This is an adapted version of this article.) Grids are like the invisible glue that

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Parts of a website

Web pages are like any other document and are made up of five essential parts: images, headlines, body content, navigation, and credits. Most Web pages contain at least three of these elements and many contain all five. Images Images are

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Parts of a website

Web pages are like any other document and are made up of five essential parts: images, headlines, body content, navigation, and credits. Most Web pages contain at least three of these elements and many contain all five. Images Images are

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