Design, Marketing, etc.

Ugly-dog strikes again

Wednesday, November 15, 2006 by darco

I'm not in the habit of blogging about stuff I see on digg, but this time I'll make an exception:

I hate bandwidth leechers
submitted by optimus_maximus 6 hours 57 minutes ago (via www.mainstreetspa.com)
Doin' my annual website cleanup and I find a leecher using my wedding video stills. Let's see if if anyone wants their bridal packages now.

bride-dog Original Link

I laughed so hard I cried. Bravo, Gavin Holt, bravo.

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Making the Voria Logo

Thursday, December 22, 2005 by darco

voria_logoAs many of you may know, sometime around 2002 I began work on starting my own company. In January of 2004, that dream was realized as Voria Studios. That company has come and gone, but the logo that I made for that company lives on in Synfig. So where did this logo come from? Well, it's an interesting story. And like most stories, the best place to start is...at the beginning.

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Making the Fedora Logo

Wednesday, December 21, 2005 by darco

fedoraLogoI came across an interesting article documenting the design process of making the spiffy new Fedora logo. This is a good read for anyone interested in graphic design and marketing in general.