30 Websites to Download Great Fonts

December 17th, 2010 | 4 Comments | Posted in Resources, Various

Looking for fonts for your new projects can be a very time-consuming process. We’ve decided to put together a list to help you out with that. Here are some great websites to start out for both free and paid fonts.

Let’s have a look!

DaFont

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Awesome Freebies: 500+ of The Best Photoshop Patterns

November 11th, 2010 | 15 Comments | Posted in Graphics, Resources, Various

Free stuff is always popular, and this time it’s really useful as well. You may be quite familiar with a lot of the great features of Photoshop, but have you truly used the great advantages given by using patterns?

These can serve as backgrounds for any design and you wont have to spend a lot of time making them. They can be repeated over and over and you can do your own adjustments to them as well. By using the fill command in Photoshop (shift+ F5), you can choose to fill any shape or selection with a pattern of your choice. This gives a broad range of amazing new ways to creativity.

We’ve put together this huge collection of free patterns for you, and tried to cover all sorts of themes and colors for you to have a complete set for your designers toolbox.

Why spend hours to make a carbon-fiber, rock or floral pattern if there’s already a perfect one out there?

Enjoy!

Natural beige patterns

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Awesome Freebies: 20 Clever and Useful Illustrator Symbol Sets

October 25th, 2010 | No Comments | Posted in Freebies, Graphics, Resources, Various

We’ve earlier given you some great and handy collections of different brushes, patterns, actions and other Photoshop-related freebies. This time we’ve found some very useful Illustrator symbols for you. These can save you a lot of time in your designs. If you’re working on personal projects, logo designs or illustrations, there’s a good chance that you use symbols at some point.

Remember that Illustrator symbols can be taken over to Photoshop and saved as custom shapes if wanted. The same way you can also make your own Illustrator symbols from Photoshop custom shapes.

Here are 20 Illustrator symbol sets, with a total of hundreds of symbols that we hope will be useful to you.

Enjoy!

Simbolos3

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35 Must-Have iPhone Apps for Designers

October 14th, 2010 | 6 Comments | Posted in Graphics, Resources, Tools, Various

An iPhone is a lot more than just a phone. This great device can be very helpful also for designers with the thousands of apps that are available for download. There are both free and paid apps for many different uses. So if you have an iPhone, this collection of apps can help you get more out of your phone. This can be help with selection of colors and fonts, file-storage, image editing and a lot more.

Here are our picks:

Mill colour

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Awesome Freebies: Ultimate Collection of Free Bokeh Textures

October 5th, 2010 | 1 Comment | Posted in Freebies, Graphics, Resources, Various

With the Bokeh-effect having become very popular in both web design, photography and digital art, we’ve decided to find some of the best free textures for you out there. These can be used in your designs and projects, just make sure to read the comments from the authors on the different sets to avoid using them in an incorrect way. Some require credits and/or comments, so be sure to respect this.

Bokeh is made with areas of light in the picture that are out of focus. This is originally an effect from photography, but it can also be recreated digitally for those wanting to do so.

For anyone who don’t have the time or skills to make their own Bokeh-textures, this collection will come in very handy. Here are more than 45 single textures and packages that will provide you with more than 100 textures with different styles and colors. Here’s definitely something to enjoy for any Bokeh-fan out there.

Enjoy!

Raining light bokeh pack

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