Free Faded Vintage Effects Lightroom Presets

Free Faded Vintage Effects Lightroom Presets

These Lightroom presets will give your photos a faded and vintage look. They have just the right amount of contrast and color saturation that brings us back to those good old film days.

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Giveaway: Subscriptions to Oogwave Collaboration Web App

Giveaway: Subscriptions to Oogwave Collaboration Web App

Design Instruct has partnered up with Oogwave – a cloud-based collaboration software company – to give our readers a chance to win one of two lifetime subscriptions to Oogwave.

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Adobe’s Bold New Move

Adobe’s Bold New Move

Adobe is not often known as a controversial company. In fact, other than the Flash vs. Apple conflict in 2010, there really isn’t much that pops into my mind that causes a lot of uproar with Adobe. This is important to take into consideration, considering they control some of the most important applications in web development, design, and video.

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A Look at Beautiful Typography in Print Designs

A Look at Beautiful Typography in Print Designs

They say that a picture is worth a thousand words, but when you have to be economical with your design space, you may not have room for either. In some cases (such as when you’re designing for print media), you only have the opportunity to use a few words to make an impact on your audience.

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17 Experimental Examples of Using HTML5 Canvas

17 Experimental Examples of Using HTML5 Canvas

The HTML5 canvas element is a very powerful addition to the Web’s favorite markup language. With the canvas element, along with other new HTML5 APIs and with JavaScript, you can create mind-blowing dynamic graphics and animations that can be rendered in an ordinary web page. The possibilities are endless. Below, you will witness some interesting examples of HTML5′s canvas element in action.

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Win a Lifetime Membership to Webydo Online Web Design Software

Win a Lifetime Membership to Webydo Online Web Design Software

Design Instruct has partnered with Webydo, an online WYSIWYG design software for creating cross-platform websites, to provide one lifetime membership to one lucky Design Instruct reader. Read on to see how you can win.

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30 Beautiful Minimalist Web Designs

30 Beautiful Minimalist Web Designs

Less is more. To see this statement in action, check out these beautiful examples of minimalist web designs.

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Artists Meticulously Create Posters One at a Time with Handmade Silkscreens

Artists Meticulously Create Posters One at a Time with Handmade Silkscreens

Upon looking at these posters created by Malleus – a trio of Italian artists devoted to rock music – one will no doubt be impressed by their amazing artwork but also by the fact that each every poster they produce are all handprinted, unique masterpieces.

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Free Icon Set: iOS 7 Vector Icons

Free Icon Set: iOS 7 Vector Icons

iOS 7 is one of the most talked about topics on the Internet now. This iteration on the beloved Apple mobile OS promises big changes to its users. We could not wait until it came out, so we decided to create a free vector icon set that looks like the new flat design style that iOS 7 has. Enjoy this freebie!

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20 Free High-Quality Flat Design Icon Sets

20 Free High-Quality Flat Design Icon Sets

Flat design is popular right now. Examples of flat design are cropping up all over the Web. This trend looks like it will be around for a while. If you are looking for flat design icon sets then you have hit the mother lode: I present to you 20 beautiful icon sets in the flat design style for your consideration. You will discover thousands of free flat icons in this design resource roundup.

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20 Beautifully Surreal Underwater Photos

20 Beautifully Surreal Underwater Photos

When one thinks of underwater photography, images of fish and corals and scuba gear tend to populate the mind. Ilse Moore’s work, however, takes underwater photography in an entirely different direction. Her fine art work is taking photography to new heights (or in this case, new depths).

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13 Best Responsive CSS Grid Systems for Your Web Designs

13 Best Responsive CSS Grid Systems for Your Web Designs

When it comes to CSS grid systems there’s a lot to choose from. Here are my top picks for open source, free CSS responsive grid systems. These CSS grid systems will help you create beautifully responsive site layouts quickly. There’s a comparison table of at the end of this post.

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