Posts from 2012

20 Cool Web Designs Featuring Retro Photo Effects

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Retro photo effects have been popular for a while now with the continued success of apps like Instagram, so it’s no surprise that we’re seeing more and more retro style photo effects being used in website designs. The odd colour shifts and grainy textures associated with old school photos help give the design a nostalgic feel.

Which Responsive Frameworks are Designers Using?

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All the mathematics involved in creating a responsive website design can be exhausting and time consuming, but thankfully there’s a range of responsive frameworks available that make the process quick and easy. These frameworks or boilerplates have all the complicated grids, layouts and media queries in place ready for you to add your own design and markup. Here’s a roundup of the most popular frameworks currently being used by designers.

How to Create Retina Graphics for your Web Designs

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The more products Apple releases, the more widespread Retina displays become. So far we have Retina capable iPhones, iPods, iPads and MacBooks of various sizes, which together make up a pretty substantial audience. Let’s take a look at how you can create special retina graphics for your website so your design looks crisp, sharp and clear on those powerful screens.