After much deliberation over this matter, I have finally concluded that (in my opinion) these are the top ten photos that I had taken over the last year; arranged in no particular order so you can decide for yourself which one is the best! The photos were picked on the basis of composition, timing, luck,…Read more The Top Ten Photos of my Challenge!
For another special project, I was tasked with creating a logo that incorporated both music and writing. To do this I first created the quill icon and then the clef icon before bringing them both together and using a layer mask to give the illusion of the quill going through the clef. I borrowed inspiration…Read more The Quill and Clef
Finally! After a full week of waiting, my new typography books have finally arrived! One of the requirements for achieving my honours degree is to compose a thesis on a topic of my choosing. For my thesis, I will be performing a comparative study between younger and older users of the web to investigate if…Read more My One Photo a Day Challenge: #224
You may have noticed some slight changes over the past two weeks or so! I've decided to rebrand as The Magpie, a bird I associate greatly with. The branding change includes a new theme (old one was kind of stale), a new icon for my site in your browser (check it out!), a new logo inspired by…Read more New Branding: My Favourite!
Unfortunately I was born too late to experience Morrowind on the PC or on the original Xbox. However, I had heard of Oblivion being the game to have on Xbox 360. So I persuaded my Mother to hunt this game down at all cost. Not long after I had given the order, word had reached me…Read more My One Photo a Day Challenge: #57
Today, I had a slight change of heart with my old logo for this site. So I hopped into Adobe Illustrator and threw down the new logo you see here. I think the colours are much friendlier than the old logo and it kind of has a Summer vibe to it. Obviously the A is…Read more Rebranding Myself