Cool Pixmac Buttons Competition

Comments (1) August 16, 2011, Author: simon, Categories: Competition, Design
setfour Check out our cool Buttons competition on 99Designs ! Think you can do better? Then submit your ideas and maybe win $145 and a cool Pixmac T-shirt Read more »

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

Comments (0) August 11, 2011, Author: simon, Categories: Design, General news
Yuceluna_Quay.sized (1) Check out the entries and winner of July’s Graphics.com’s Pixmac Design Challenge using a selection of Pixmac images: To enter the August 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 »

Interview with Nice Monkey – Microstock Producer and Freelancer from England

Comments (1) August 9, 2011, Author: simon, Categories: Design, Interview
0659bd1 I’d like to introduce Michael Travers from Nice Monkey.  Along with producing fantastic microstock content,  Nicemonkey.co.uk is an independent place to get advice on the stock photography and illustration workd, with a regular blog covering software review, latest technology, news about the industry and the lastest goings on of Nicemonkey.co.uk. Tell me a bit about yourself. I have worked in the print/design area since leaving school, doing such things as camera operator, past-up, final film planning and finally studio manager. [...] Read more »

Pixmac launches new $99 Monthly Subscription Pack

Comments (0) August 1, 2011, Author: simon, Categories: Design, General news
Pixmac000074692347 After customer feedback Pixmac launches a new $99 Monthly Subscription Pack. We are now able to give one more cost effective option for those customers who need regular content at a budget price. Customers are able to download up to 15 Credits worth of images per day from our subscription selection. Read more »

Interview with Jo Ann Snover – microstock photographer

Comments (1) July 26, 2011, Author: simon, Categories: Design, Interview, Photographer
000083859377 We;d like to introduce another of the many photographers who have recently joined Pixmac to offer their content – this time it’s Jo Ann Snover - How long have you worked as a photographer, and how did you decide to start shooting stock photography/microstock photography? I’ve been taking photographs for about 25 years, but did not do it professionally prior to starting as a microstock contributor in 2004. I started submitting to microstock almost by accident following a radio program [...] Read more »

Interview with Ivonne Wierink – Stock photographer from the Netherlands

Comments (1) July 18, 2011, Author: simon, Categories: Interview
000037393511 Can you please introduce yourself to our readers? I am Ivonne Wierink, 57 years, born and living in the Netherlands. For how long time you have worked as a photographer/photo agency, and how did you decide to shoot photography? For the past 4 years, I have been a full time stock-photographer. In 2007 I had a tough  back operation, and was forced to lay on the bed for months. I had plenty enough time to surf on the internet with [...] Read more »

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

Comments (0) July 7, 2011, Author: simon, Categories: Design
000less2.sized Check out the winner of June’s Graphics.com’s Pixmac Design Challenge using a selection of Pixmac images: To view all the entries click here To enter the July 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 »

Stress Reduction Kit for Designers from Pixmac

Comments (1) June 30, 2011, Author: simon, Categories: 1, Tips & tricks
stress-reduction-kit Useful Stress Reduction Kit for Graphic Designers from Pixmac Read more »

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 »