I don’t know if anybody caught the Oscar winning Paperman, I thought it was an amazing piece of animation. Check it out on YouTube but the design and nature of colour within the short film was really great.
The use of graphic design to create strong emotive opinions is very useful in current politics, economics and society. Images can be humorous, political or artistic and many images are completely open to interpretation. Have a look at these four images, what do you think their meanings are?
I love portal graphic art, it is so amazingly simplistic and utilises vivid colour amongst a gloomy background. It shows off the core principles of the game in an easy to understand manner.
This poster has a classic appeal and has great visual impact. I like the use of colour and tone in particular as well as it’s aesthetic qualities.
Here’s another example of a piece of design I find interesting. It has a good use of simple imagery with bold and vibrant colour.