Rubber Stamps

By: Diego Alcalde | 8 Abr 2015

Technology, for all its virtues, has put a barrier between humans and what we make with our hands. For centuries, creating beautiful typography required chiseling tiny…

Best in Small Business Branding

By: Diego Alcalde | 8 Abr 2015

In the foreword to the gorgeous new book Start Me Up!: New Branding for Businesses, from Gestalten, designer Anna Sinofzika mentions of the idea of a…

Mirrored Collage

By: Diego Alcalde | 8 Abr 2015

Instagram’s last standalone app, Hyperlapse, made it possible to take striking steadicam-style videos on your smartphone. It was an awesome creative tool and an impressive technical…

Buildings That Show the Future

By: Diego Alcalde | 7 Abr 2015

FIVE YEARS AGO, a group of Spanish architects dug a hole on a mountainside in Laxe, Spain. They filled it with hay, covered it in…

Adobe’s New Brainstorming App

By: Diego Alcalde | 6 Abr 2015

THE LAST TIME we saw  Comp CC, the newest tool in Adobe’s Creative Cloud suite, it was called LayUp, and creator Khoi Vinh had just demoed it…

Learning to See

By: Diego Alcalde | 4 Abr 2015

Learning to design is learning to see, an adventure that gets more and more captivating the further you go. A love letter to my profession. Our mind is not a camera…