Download a Pixmac Summer Wallpaper – Hi Rez, Multiple Formats

Comments (1) June 29, 2011, Author: simon, Categories: Design, Showcase
000013765075 Check out Pixmac’s Summer Wallpapers – 5 cool pics to pick from, in 4 sizes. Download your favorite today! “Doggy” - 960×640 iPhone 4, 1024×1024 iPad, 1280×1024 – 4:3, 1920×1200 – 16:10 Read more »

Interview with the Legendary David Airey – brought up on Merlot.

Comments (2) June 27, 2011, Author: simon, Categories: Design
less-young-david-airey I’d like to introduce David Airey – a legend in the Design world and all round good egg. Tell me a little bit about yourself, where are you from, where do you live now. Do you have a basic design education or have you learned it on your own? I grew up in Bangor, Northern Ireland. It’s a small town with a population of around 60,000, located 12 miles outside the capital Belfast. My design education began formally in my [...] Read more »

On the Couch with Damian from DesignersCouch.org

Comments (0) June 13, 2011, Author: simon, Categories: Design, Interview
Damian DesignersCouch is one of my favourtite resources for today’s savvy designers. So I interviewed Damian Mandray it’s founder to find out more about the ethos behind the website….. Tell us a bit about yourself, where you are based, and how DesignersCouch came about? I’m a designer from Guyana, lived in Toronto for 5 years and now I’m based in the USA. I’m not based in any specific location, I’m quite nomadic right now travelling around the US looking for my [...] Read more »

Check out May’s Winner and Entries for Graphics.com’s Pixmac Design Challenge

Comments (0) June 9, 2011, Author: simon, Categories: Design, Showcase
Flying_together.sized Check out the winner of May’s Graphics.com’s Pixmac Design Challenge using a selection of Pixmac images: To view all the entries click here To enter the June competition – become a member with our friends at Graphics.com and follow these instructions – you could win a 1 month $199 subscription to Pixmac and a cool T-shirt Good luck and let your creative juices flow ! Read more »

Enhancing Microstock with Photoshop Plugins – the ‘B/W Styler’

Comments (0) March 30, 2011, Author: Lucie Navrátilová, Categories: Design, Showcase, Tips & tricks, Tutorials
Pixmac000053258131_BWStyler Photoshop ‘Plugins’ can be a cool way to enhace microstock photography. We are showcasing a few from our friends at The PluginSite. There are 5 we are showcasing….. the first is the neat ‘B/W Styler’ Plugin. Images are for illustration purposes only, and are from the Pixmac collection and subject to full copyright (c) from their original owners: Read more »

Vote for Pixmac – Help Us Win a CSS Design Award (and Earn Good Karma)

Comments (3) March 1, 2011, Author: simon, Categories: Articles about Pixmac, Design, Showcase
Wanna earn some instant Karma from Pixmac? We’ve entered into a CSS (‘Cascading Style Sheet’ – don’t worry it’s a techie term for the unfamiliar!) Design Award competition – but we need your help! We just need you to click here and then ‘click on the little screen shot to give us a vote’ Read more »

Pixmac.com T-shirt design for 2011

Comments (0) December 7, 2010, Author: simon, Categories: Articles about Pixmac, Design
Check out Pixmac’s new North American t-shirt design for 2011. Read more »

Looking For Cool Examples of our Customers Work for our Blog

Comments (0) December 1, 2010, Author: simon, Categories: Design, General news
Howdy Pixmac Fans! We’d love to know what you do all day with our pictures. Because we’d like to showcase some of our customers’ work on our blog. If you would like us to include you – please send us examples of your work (printed, online or whatever you have done with them!) and the image code/s or jpegs of the images you licenced from Pixmac. Optional stuff…all your choice of course: your username (if you have one) your name [...] Read more »

TypeTogether – professional typefaces with personality

Comments (0) October 8, 2010, Author: Lucie Navrátilová, Categories: Design, Interview
Veronika Burian and José Scaglione met at the University of Reading whilst completing their MAs in Type Design, launching the independent type foundry TypeTogether (TT for short) in 2006. TT developed out of the desire to publish high quality typefaces and work on new type projects together (hence the name). The foundry provides common grounds for intense cooperation with other type designers, creating an interesting and diverse platform. TypeTogether’s main interest is finding innovative and stylish solutions to old problems for [...] Read more »

Lady Gaga’s Meat Dress: Fascinating or Disgusting?

Comments (3) September 21, 2010, Author: Lucie Navrátilová, Categories: Design
Lady Gaga, one of the most controversial music stars is famous for her fashion creations. But this time she is teetering on the edge between fascination and disgust. She recieved her award for “Video of the Year” at the MTV Video Music Awards in a dress made out of meat! Do you want to see it? Pixmac has images of her new fashion wave just for you! Read more »