Your weekly dose of design inspiration, resources and awesomeness.
Here are Weekly Wonders 23’s champions:
Web: Art of the Title
Art of the Title is a web resource of film and television title design from around the world. Remember those splendid opening scenes from, say, 300, Batman, Enter the Void or Dexter? At Art of the Title, they decorticate those title sequences and discuss the work of the great designers who created them.
Design: Nikolai Nowolodski
Nikolai Nowolodski is a designer based in Germany. He works with photomontages and photomanipulation to produce nice poster-like designs. Most of his creations are quite sharp and well executed. Check out his portfolio for more of his work.
Art: Tsuneharu Zarame (aka HasaBattle)
Tsuneharu Zarame is a skilled Japanese artist who depicts beautifully-made digital paintings of monsters and young men. While the topic of his paintings can seem quite gruesome, the colors he uses are bright and intense, resulting in very beautiful and sometimes emotive portraits.
Freebie: Lieveheersbeestje Soft Red Photoshop Action
Looking for some nice Photoshop actions to turn your photos into soft and nice vintage-like pictures? This action will do just that. I tested it and the results are surprisingly good. Download it and try, you’ll see!
App: iTunes U – Free
Surely you know iTunes U, right? If you don’t, know that it’s Apple course catalogue. That’s right, thousands of courses from leading universities available for free. Interested in design, photography or art history classes? Download iTunes U for iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch, sit tight and let the lessons begin.
Check us out next week for more weekly wonders!