RealDraw, a good software from the past

Many of you may not even remember the time when Photoshop 5 was around, when the web wasn’t so evolved and the tutorials were next to zero. Well that time is behind us but certain elements from that time are still here with us. As I was saying, in my early days, when Photoshop 5 was hot, I didn’t had a crush on it. In fact, I started to like…

Transformers vs Iron Man… my money on Optimus

I remember that a year ago I was very fascinated with the upcoming Transformers movie. I had good reasons, because great names like Steven Spielberg and Michael Bay were joining their knowledge and talent into one of the best visual effects movie ever. It wasn’t the same feeling for the Oscar judges but I don’t care. So what’s with the robots? Not so long ago, actually almost 3 weeks ago,…

Graphic Jobs – coprehensive pack with jobs sites

Hi there! I’m sure that from time to time you want to say I QUIT MY JOB or something similar. Well this post contains some of the best graphic related jobs sites out there. So let’s begin! 37signals, this cool company with great web products has a section for jobs. Guess what kind of jobs … development and design. So be sure to check their site for the latest jobs…

Live is Alive

Several days ago I wrote about the new interface form the Gigablast search engine. It seems like Gigablast isn’t the only one retouching the design. Today when I was searching on most of the search engines, my eyes were disturbed by Microsoft‘s search engine – Live.com. Live.com had a good interface in the past. Actually it was my second favorite after Ask.com, although the search results were better. Back to…

IconFinder.net – leader with style

There has been a time where you needed an icon in your work. I don’t know … maybe just as a placeholder or maybe the final graphic element. Well most people believe that besides Google Image Search and some major search engines, there are no other resources for this kind of artwork. Well the concept of icons search was niche a while ago, but now there are several products on…

Freelancing going up up up

I was wondering what is the pulse of the freelancing industry, mainly the status of the freelancing sites. My concern was that due to the explosion of the personal blogs and web pages, the freelancing sites will experience lower traffic. As you will see in the image below I was wrong. For this image I’ve used 5 of the most popular freelancing sites: Guru.com, Elance.com, GetAFreelancer.com, RentACoder.com and ScriptLance.com So,…