Caroline Mercurio

Top 20 Mesmerizing Architecture Photos to Give You Building Envy

by Caroline Mercurio on May 4, 2017 No comments

Mies van der Rohe, Frank Lloyd Wright, Charles and Ray Eames—if you know architecture, you know these architects. And if you don’t, you’ve probably sat in one of their chairs before. The art of architecture can often be overlooked. Even though we walk down the streets surrounded by skyscrapers designed by great minds who first imagined these structures in their dreams, we don’t always consider the amount of love and care that goes into these designs—all you have to do is look up.

Balance, repetition, and rhythm are all design principles you know and use in your own design work—but did you know it’s applicable in the world of architecture, as well? That’s why architectural photos can be so appealing. Composition is just as necessary for a building as it is for a banner ad—and it translates into the photography. Which is why we’ve decided to round up some of the most visually appealing architecture snaps in our library. Try not to get too envious.

 
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Download this stock image of a glass roof with a cloudy sky.

 
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architecture photos
Download this abstract stock image of glass panes in an airport.

 
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architecture photos
Download this stock image of an artistic hotel in Thailand.

 
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architecture photos
Download this stock image of Gloucester Cathedral.

 
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Download this stock image of clouds reflected in a glass grid pattern.

 
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Download this stock image of a modern office building.

 
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Download this stock image of a modern, architectural bridge.

 
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Download this stock image of modern, glass buildings.

 
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Download this stock image of a vintage, architectural wooden ceiling.

 
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Download this abstract, architectural stock image.

 
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Download this detail stock image of a Cambodian rooftop.

 
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Download this stock image of vintage window details.

 
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architecture photos
Download this abstract architectural stock image.

 
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architecture photos
Download this stock image of a glass building with cloudy skies.

 
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architecture photos
Download this abstract stock image of a modern architectural building.

 
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Download this stock image of a modern art building.

 
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Download this stock image of the Pantheon in Rome, Italy.

 
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Download this stock image of The Holy Trinity Cathedral Tsminda Sameba in Tbilisi.

 
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Download this stock image of The Holy Trinity Cathedral Tsminda Sameba in Tbilisi.

 
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Download this stock image of a futuristic, downtown building.

 
Have you ever appreciated the beauty of architecture before? Did you catch the presence of repetition, symmetry, balance, and any other design principles? That’s the beauty of art and design—its core principles transcend mediums. We have hundreds of photos like these for you to download from our stock photo library. What will you create with them?

 

Frank Lloyd Wright Your Stock

 

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20 Awesome Vector Chart Templates for Eye-Catching Presentations

by Caroline Mercurio on April 27, 2017 No comments

Whether for a business meeting, a product pitch, or a class, presenting vital information can sometimes be difficult to keep exciting—audiences are trained to have short attention spans thanks to digital media, so presentations need to be truly captivating and appealing. If you present your material in an interesting fashion, you are bound to win over your boss, colleagues, or potential customers.

The perfect way then to elevate your slideshows are with enticing and detail-oriented chart vector graphics. We’ve collected 20 awesome vector chart templates from our library to place you in the right direction for success. Perfect for marketers, business folk, and students alike, these aesthetically pleasing graphics are a guaranteed win for your next pitch or project.

 
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Afraid your coworkers are still going to snooze in your next presentation? Discover more colorful and pictorial vector chart templates in our library. Be prepared to wow everyone at work!

 

Let’s Get Infographic

 

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Bloom Baby, Bloom: 20 Flower Images That Make Spring Designs Pop

by Caroline Mercurio on April 13, 2017 1 comment

Hello, sunshine! After a never ending winter—and several false starts—Spring has finally arrived, with endless pops of pink, purple, yellow and green tagging along for the ride. It’s no wonder that florals for Spring are a timeless trend. Few other visuals can instantly evoke the spirit of the season like a meadow of colorful tulips or an explosion of cherry blossom trees. It’s tempting to capture every fleeting moment ourselves, but unfortunately we’re not all independently wealthy pro photographers with on-demand access to the flowery fields of the Netherlands or the expertly tended gardens of Versailles. Luckily, our library is full of stunning stock flower images perfect for any Spring design project.

 

Chasing Wildflowers

Cut blooms and curated bouquets have a charm all their own, but there’s just something about the untended wildness of a meadow Spring flowers that makes even the most artistically challenged among us yearn to pick up a paintbrush. Channel your inner Monet with these stunning floral landscapes.

 
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Download this Stock Flower Image.

 
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Download this Stock Flower Image.

 
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Flower Images

Download this Lavender Meadow Stock Image.

 
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Download this Stock Photo of Poppy Flowers.

 
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Flower Images

Download this Stock Photo of a Tulip Farm.

 

Get Close

Sometimes you have to take a closer look to really appreciate the beauty of nature. Appreciate the delicate intricacy of a single blossom with these stunning shots.

 
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Flower Images

Download this Close-Up of Blue Cornflowers.

 
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Flower Images

Download this Vintage Yellow Flower Close-Up.

 
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Flower Images

Download this Close-Up of Forget-Me-Nots.

 
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Flower Images

Download this Photo of Pink Tulips.

 
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Flower Images

Download this Close-Up of American Cone Flowers.

 
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Flower Images

Download this Orange Flowers Image.

 

Rustic Elegance

If your Spring Project involves a fair bit of text or a logo or graphic, even the prettiest of floral photos may not be your thing. These rustic images are practically marketing templates in and of themselves—giving you plenty of negative space to spread your message while staying seasonal and on-trend.

 
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Flower Images

Download this Photo of Yellow Lilies on a Wooden Background.

 
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Flower Images

Download this Photo of a Spring Bouquet Hanging Against a Brick Wall.

 
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Flower Images

Download this Photo of Pink Dogwood Blossoms on a Vintage Background.

 
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Flower Images

Download this Photo of a Sunflower Against a Blue Sky.

 

Look Up!

We usually think of flowers growing out of the ground—but whatever you do, don’t forget to look up too! Some of the season’s most beautiful buds are found high in the treetops. From apple trees to cherry blossoms, celebrate these dazzling, dancing blooms while they last.

 
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Flower Images

Download this Photo of a Magnolia Tree in Bloom.

 
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Flower Images

Download this Photo of Cherry Blossom Trees in Bloom.

 
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Download this Photo of Pink Apple Blossoms.

 
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Flower Images

Download this Photo of White Plum Tree Flowers.

 
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Flower Images

Download this Photo of a Blooming Apple Tree.

 
These stunning florals are sure to capture your audience—and maybe bring your stress levels down a bit in the process. Whatever your project or goal, celebrate the season with our stunning collection of flower images—and while you’re at it, show your text some Spring sunshine with this stunning floral typography tutorial.

 

What’s Up Buttercup?

 

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Introducing BunnyBlocks: All the Stock Media You Need for an Awwdorable Easter

by Caroline Mercurio on April 6, 2017 No comments

Ah, Spring. The flowers are blooming, the sun is shining, and adorable baby bunnies are making their annual entrance into the world. When you think about it, bunnies really are the mascot of the month, and with Easter just around the corner, it’s needless to say that we’ve got bunnies on the brain.

Last month, our sister site VideoBlocks published an article on the so-called “stars of the internet”—cats. But here at GraphicStock, we think it’s time to make a case for why bunnies should be the true icons of the world wide web. We even spoke with their regional ambassador, Sir Benjamin Frankrabbit, who laid out concrete evidence of the bunnies’ superiority and tactical plan for digital domination.

Joking aside, these little guys are pretty cute—and very on-trend for the Spring season. So whether you’re a Bugs Bunny fan or more of a Peter Rabbit kinda guy or gal, we’ve got all the bunnies to get you—and your clients—through the season.

 

What’s Up, Doc?

Is it just us, or do these guys look like they’re up to no good?

 

When you get caught with your hands in the Easter Basket.

Purchase this footage of an Easter Bunny with Easter eggs.

 

I see you…

Purchase this close up of a baby bunny.

 

Bunnies: Being adorable since 1950.

Purchase this vintage 1950s footage of a bunny rabbit and a rooster on a farm.

 

Om nom nom!

Purchase this footage of two bunny rabbits eating.

 

Wait, what? Nice try, Bruno.

Purchase this footage of a cute pug dog wearing bunny ears.

 

Here Comes Peter Cottontail

 
 

 

Yes, There’s a Bunny in a Box

We don’t think we need to say more.

 

Surprise!

Bunnies

Download this photo of a baby bunny in a box.

 

Okay, now where are the good jelly beans?

Bunnies

Download this photo of a white rabbit with Easter eggs in a basket.

 

Zzzzzzzzz…

Bunnies

Download this photo of a baby bunny being held.

 

Tell it to the tail.

Bunnies

Download this Easter Bunny card vector

 

Rock on!

Bunnies

Download this photo of a baby rabbit listening to music on headphones

 

Find Ferocious Furballs

 

 

See You at the Sock Hop

So let’s face it—bunnies are not the most talkative of the fur-babies. But that doesn’t mean they don’t love a good sock-hop. Rock out rabbit-style with these springy, upbeat, and utterly bouncy tunes.
 

Tunes for a Hoppin’ Good Time

 
It’s their theme song, after all.

Download this Rabbit Tracks music.

 
I said a hip, hop!

Download this Hip-Hop loop.

 
Sing a song of Springtime.

Download this Spring Song music.

 
Time to get bouncy.

Download this Built With Springs Music.
 

Rabbity Sound FX

Just because they aren’t chatty doesn’t mean rabbits don’t make any noise. From a cartoon “boing” to the crunch of a tasty carrot, here’s just a taste of our bunny-riffic sound effects.

 
Munch munch munch…

Download this eating hard vegetables sound effect.

 
Boing!

Download this cartoon spring jumps sound effect.

 

Rock Out With Rabbits

 

So now that bunnies are in your life—literally and digitally (you’re welcome)—how will you celebrate the season? From memes to mascots, bunnies have all the star-power of kittens and then some! Keep calm and hop on.
 

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Top 20 Flower Vectors For Springtime

by Caroline Mercurio on April 5, 2017 No comments

With spring just around the corner, flowers are beginning to bloom. Florals are always popular for encapsulating that springtime feeling, with bright, fresh colors. Our library has hundreds of stock flower vectors that can be used for any purpose to wipe away your winter blues and welcome you to spring!

Vectors are great to use in your projects. These floral designs can be used for branding purposes, whether you are creating labels or looking for a new logo design . Stuck on which flower vectors are best for you? We’ve curated the top 20 most eye-popping flower vectors, guaranteed to give you spring fever and help with any of your projects!

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Top 20 Flower Vectors For Springtime
Download this floral vector pattern

 
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Top 20 Flower Vectors For Springtime
Download this floral vector pattern

 
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Top 20 Flower Vectors For Springtime
Download this floral vector pattern

 
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Top 20 Flower Vectors For Springtime
Download this floral vector pattern

 
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Top 20 Flower Vectors For Springtime
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Top 20 Flower Vectors For Springtime
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Top 20 Flower Vectors For Springtime
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Top 20 Flower Vectors For Springtime
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Top 20 Flower Vectors For Springtime
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Top 20 Flower Vectors For Springtime
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Top 20 Flower Vectors For Springtime
Download this floral vector pattern

 
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Top 20 Flower Vectors For Springtime
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Top 20 Flower Vectors For Springtime
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Top 20 Flower Vectors For Springtime
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Top 20 Flower Vectors For Springtime
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Top 20 Flower Vectors For Springtime
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Top 20 Flower Vectors For Springtime
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Top 20 Flower Vectors For Springtime
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Top 20 Flower Vectors For Springtime
Download this floral vector pattern

 
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Top 20 Flower Vectors For Springtime
Download this floral vector pattern

And if these stock flower vectors don’t fill your springtime niche, check out these tutorials to find out how to make your very own vectors . Before you know it, you’ll be smelling the flowers with any of these floral vectors.

 

Jump into Spring

 

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Our Spring Coloring Book—13 Stock Vectors That Turn Winter into Spring

by Caroline Mercurio on March 16, 2017 No comments

While it might seem like much of the world is still facing frost and snowstorms, the first day of spring is nearly here. To help celebrate the changing seasons—and the flowery foliage that comes with it—we’ve rounded up some of our favorite line art drawings from our library of stock vectors that truly capture this time of year.

What exactly makes these drawings so perfect for the first day of spring? Each image is a delicately drawn snowflake that—if you look closely enough—is entirely made up of flowers. (Metaphorical much?)

Best of all, the black and white line art style of these snowflakes make them ideal for coloring. And let’s be real, who doesn’t enjoy a chance to color every now and then? With Photoshop, it’s entirely mess-free—no crayons, markers, paints, or colored pencils to clean up after. Just pick your color and use that much-loved tool: the paint bucket.

Here’s an example of how we’ve colored one of these floral snowflakes.

 
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Download this floral snowflake stock vector.

 
Not certain which colors to pick? We used a palette inspired by early spring blooms, like the warm yellows of daffodils and the vibrant purples of crocuses. Look to nature for your own inspiration—or make sure your choices are 100% on-trend and check out our guide to Pantone’s picks for this spring.

 
Try out your own palettes with these 13 floral snowflakes.

 
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Download this floral snowflake stock vector.

 
 
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Download this floral snowflake stock vector.

 
 
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Download this floral snowflake stock vector.

 
 
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Download this floral snowflake stock vector.

 
Pick your favorite or download them all—with unlimited downloads from our royalty-free library of stock vectors, the possibilities are endless!

 

Get Coloring

 

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Trending This Week: Designing With Purple

by Caroline Mercurio on March 2, 2017 No comments

Purple is one of the most interesting colors to work with, and it appears that the rest of the design world agrees. As the meeting point between warm red and cool blue, purple plays between the two tonalities to create countless colors in-between. You can mix a cool indigo by using a stronger dose of blue, or you can warm things up with a heavy dose of red. Even better, use several shades of purple together to keep your designs fresh and modern. No matter what hue you choose, this royal color always makes a bold statement.

Mustering up our courage, we decided to create our own eggplant-hued designs with stock images and an easy to achieve color overlay.

 
Stock Images

Download the stock images used in this design.

 

First we pulled our quote from one of our favorites by designer Sam Winston, “Design teaches you to study the voice rather than what to say.” Then to create this inspirational poster design, we simply downloaded our stock image of choice, added a shade of purple on top, and switched the color layer blend mode to multiply—play around with a variety of other blend modes like overlay, hue, color, etc. when creating your own design!

This season, designers are being fearlessly bold and not shying away from strong use of bright colors. We hope this post has inspired you to embrace the same level of bravery—and if you want to learn more about designing with color, check out our Color Theory 101 and our Visual Guide to Pantone’s Spring Colors.

 

Be Bold with Stock Images

 

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How to Design Unique Resumes with Stock Vectors and Icons

by Caroline Mercurio on March 1, 2017 No comments

Does your resume help you stand out as a creative or blend in with the crowd? Showcasing your experience and skills in a new and updated way puts your creativity at the forefront—without compromising on professionalism. Using stock vectors and icons—plus a few other design tips—you can create a more dynamic and appealing resume.

Show your future employer you’re more than just another cog in the machine with these easy to apply tips—and get the creative job of your dreams!

 

Tip #1 – Hierarchy and Simplicity Are Your Best Friends

There are some components of a resume that need greater recognition than others—your name, for example. Using the concepts of hierarchy in your resume will help the reader focus on key elements and helps draw their eye to important information. Let your name be the spotlight with bold and large text. Each section should be headed by bold keywords, with the body text taking a supporting role.

If you’re going to use color in your design, do so sparingly. While this is a resume for a creative position, function should rule over form—which is the guiding principle behind all design, anyways. Our strong recommendation is to choose one color and then play with rich black and a variety of grey shades. At most, use two typefaces—usually a serif and a sans serif. Even more simplistic is to use one font family and vary the weights to create your desired hierarchy.

Check out our focus on simplicity and color in the design below.

 
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Download the icons used in this resume design.

 

Tip #2 – Keep the Layout Organized

Although it might be the least sexy part of designing a resume, maintaining a well-planned and organized layout is a very important component of your design. Recruiters and hiring managers scan dozens—and even hundreds—of resumes for each hiring round, so the information should be structured in easily digestible chunks for quick absorption.

Use a grid layout with rows and columns to make the most of the space on the page. Visual dividers combined with generous white space break up the details and provide greater clarity from one section to another. This also makes it easier for readers to quickly refer to sections of information in conversation with a colleague or during the interview.

Make sure each section of your resume aligns with another section or design element. You can see in our design below how much attention we gave to alignment. Nothing is out of place or randomly staggered into the white space. See how we streamlined our alignments in our resume example.

 
Stock Vectors

Download the icons used in this resume design.

 

Tip #3 – Catch the Eye with Stock Vectors and Icons

This is where you can have a little more fun—adding in vectors and icons to draw attention to key areas and highlight your skills. Once you have a good base of strong hierarchy, clean design, and an organized layout, adding in some design details can take away the monotony of a resume and bring a little personality to it.

You can use icons to highlight your contact information, skills, and personal interests. Meanwhile, you can use stock vectors to bring some color to the page or to show side by comparisons of how developed each of your skills are. See our use of icons below.

 
Stock Vectors

Download the icons used in this resume design.

 
Remember, a resume is how you present not only your skills and experience, but also your personal brand to a potential employer. Are you more formal and business-like? Or are you playful and fun? The right combination of fonts, colors, layout decisions and graphics can communicate your personality before someone even reads a word on the page.

What are you waiting for? Put your best foot forward and create a resume that stands out.

 

Get Attention Grabbing Icons

 

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Trending This Week: Ironic Poster Designs Using Stock Graphics

by Caroline Mercurio on February 23, 2017 No comments

The design world has a lot of dos and don’ts—do keep graphics balanced and aligned, don’t use Comic Sans, do design with strong contrast—and most importantly, do keep a clear message. But the beauty of art and design is the freedom to break the rules—at least when it’s done in a purposeful and effective way. Inspired by Nick Slater’s poster designs, we chose to focus on one key element in our design: irony. When done with finesse, this technique can convey a sense of humor and self-awareness that creates an approachable personality—all through design!

As we’re all painfully aware, irony is a term that is often misunderstood—just listen to Alanis Morissette’s song Ironic, for example. But for our purposes it’s quite simple: have the design of your poster contrast with the message. In Mr. Slater’s design, he mixed the message of “Quiet Work Area” with loud colors and playful design elements. The result is fun and approachable. When your message and design contradict, your humor shines through.

Feeling inspired ourselves, we decided to create our own ironic poster using stock graphics.

 
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Download the retro, geometric seamless pattern used in this design.

 
As this fun poster shows, we don’t always have to take ourselves so seriously. Using irony in your designs and creative work can help set you apart from other companies and solidify your brand identity. We were so inspired, we even gave ironic messaging a shot in a recent video for our sister site, VideoBlocks.

 

 
Think you can pull off an ironic design statement?

 

Get Ironic with Stock Graphics

 

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A Beginner’s Guide to Designing Website and Mobile App Mockups

by Caroline Mercurio on February 21, 2017 3 comments

As a designer, you’re really good at what you do. When a client comes to you with a clear vision for their business but zero idea of how their website should look or function, you know how to deliver amazing results that double or even triple their ROI. Yet sometimes your clients need a little more convincing—a little extra push—to really seal the deal. Or maybe you’ve got quite the collection of website or app designs for your portfolio, but want a flashier, more engaging way to present these designs to your future employers and clients.

Enter product mockups. By providing important visual context for your designs, mockups are key to helping your client fully grasp your collaborative vision when a simple screenshot or Photoshop file just isn’t quite cutting it.

Mockups provide context for your designs and help clients envision your final product in a real world setting. They can also help model your responsive design solutions—allowing you to showcase your ability to design for mobile screens, tablets, laptops, and desktops. Using mockups to showcase your designs is an effective way to highlight your talents. Luckily it’s easy, too—which is why we made this beginner’s guide to show you how it’s done.

For this example, we used this mockup kit along with resources from our library of stock graphics.

 
MockupsDownload the stock graphics used in these designs.

 

Step One: Download a Mockup Kit

 
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The internet boasts a plethora of design resources all at your fingertips—and often for free. Our suggestion? Simply google “free photoshop mockups.” You can also use well-known resources like Mockup World, which is what we used for the designs in our guide to designing swag and our Pantone spring color guide.

Once you’ve chosen your desired mockup, simply download the file, unzip it, and open it in Photoshop. Most photoshop files for mockups have highly organized groups and layers, and should be easy to decipher. Take a moment to understand the layers of your chosen mockup kit—a good kit will name its layers clearly.

 

Step Two: Insert Design

 
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Most kits will name the layers you want to edit something obvious like “Put Your Screen Here” or “Edit This Layer.” The editable layer will be a linked smart object, so double click it and it will open another Photoshop file.

 
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After you create your design and export it as a jpeg or png, simply drag and drop it into this photoshop file, resize it as needed, save it, and then it will automatically populate the the original composition.

 

Step Three: Save and Export

Now you simply save the composition to whatever file type and size you desire. It really is that easy to elevate your designs so that your clients or future employers will be that much more impressed.

 
MockupsDownload the stock graphics used in these designs.
 

Need new stock graphics to inspire and amp up your next designs? Check out our top 20 graphics for web design.

 

Start Designing with Stock Graphics

 

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