New Zealand flag design: ‘Traditional Blue’ – A considered evolution #Design #Vexillology

New Zealand Flag History: ‘New Zealand adopted our current flag in 1902. It’s derived from the maritime British Blue Ensign. The stars of the Southern Cross were added and, similar to other Commonwealth countries, the Union Jack remains in the first quarter to recognise that New Zealand started as a British colony. The current flag wasn’t our first flag, though. …

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Lessons in brand design from Starbucks, Nike and Lego #Branding #Design

[Source: Creative Bloq] “Stanley Hainsworth shares his branding wisdom at Design Indaba. Day one of the ever-phenomenal Design Indaba conference in Cape Town boasted an eclectic line-up of designers from across the creative spectrum, held together by an infectious passion for creativity and the power that design can have, and most importantly a burning desire to share it with the …

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Branding – “The move towards brand worlds.”

[Source: D&AD] “In 2003 Heidi Lightfoot co-founded Together Design, an award-winning design and branding company with an emphasis on collaboration and craft. This year she will sit on the D&AD Crafts for Design Jury. Below, Heidi traces the move away from style guidelines and towards brand worlds. Read on if you want to learn how to write a style guide, and …

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St Peter Port #Photography #Architecture

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Barcelona reworked [2010] #Photography

La Sagrada Família from Cristobal de Moura Regeneration - Cristobal de Moura Avenue Diagonal Barca Barcelona at night from a rooftop in Cristobal de Moura Untitled Untitled Diagonal Mar [1]Diagonal Mar [2] Sant Joseph Market – La Boqueria
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St Peter Port to Fermain Bay cliff path with a view of Herm Island #Photography

Herm Island from Fort George A view from the cliff path on the way from St Peter Port to Fermain Bay Herm Island on the horizon Speed boats off the east coast of Guernsey Herm Island [1]Herm Island [2] Following Guernsey's east coast cliff path towards Fermain Bay Sailing along Guernsey's east coast Fermain Bay with the pine forest in ...
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