5 Tips for Taking Better Photos with Your Compact Camera 

5 Tips for Taking Better Photos with Your Compact Camera 

Compact digital cameras have a lot going for them. They’re small, easy to use, and cheaper than most DSLR systems. Compact cameras are especially great for those looking to ease into the world of photography.

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A Wealth of Beautiful Tiling Backgrounds for Your Designs

A Wealth of Beautiful Tiling Backgrounds for Your Designs

Creating your own background patterns for design projects is quite laborious. And making a background pattern for one-off use may be impractical, considering the time it takes to make a really good one.

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Ink-redible, Mistake-Free Illustrations by DZO Olivier

Ink-redible, Mistake-Free Illustrations by DZO Olivier

Anyone who has tried their hand at illustration know that it’s usually much easier if you do it in pencil first. Not for DZO Olivier.

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26 Inspiring Fashion Online Store Website Designs

26 Inspiring Fashion Online Store Website Designs

Clothing and fashion accessories are popular retail products to sell online.

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Wonderful Isometric 3D Renders by Michiel van den Berg

Wonderful Isometric 3D Renders by Michiel van den Berg

Isosmetric projection has been a mainstay in technical drawing and engineering and has become very popular in video games in the 2 decades. Check out Michiel’s project of isometric 3D renders.

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5 Great Sites for Downloading Free Icons

5 Great Sites for Downloading Free Icons

As a designer, you can never have enough icons. However, there’s an innumerable amount of top-notch free icons on the Web to help you build your personal collection, so there’s definitely no shortage of supply.

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Time-Lapse Artwork: Artists Show You How It’s Done

Time-Lapse Artwork: Artists Show You How It’s Done

Have you ever seen a really amazing work of art and wondered how the artist did it?

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10 Free Script Fonts to Download

10 Free Script Fonts to Download

Script fonts are characteristically alluring. Beautiful curvature and organic lines make this type of font great in circumstances where you want to achieve a friendly and inviting look.

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Great Examples of Personal Logos and Branding

Great Examples of Personal Logos and Branding

If you’re looking for some inspiration for your own personal branding or logos, we’ve got just the thing!

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22 Alluring Workspaces for Inspiration and Ideas

22 Alluring Workspaces for Inspiration and Ideas

This is a collection of beautiful workspaces that can give you inspiration and ideas for designing your own workspace. Some of these workspaces are dark and moody, while others are vibrant and open.

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Beautifully Dark, Haunting Photography Art by Leslie Ann O’dell

Beautifully Dark, Haunting Photography Art by Leslie Ann O’dell

Whenever we see great artwork at Design Instruct, the first thing we wonder about is “How did they do it? What application did they use? What was the process?” 

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A Simple Photoshop Trick for Getting White Backgrounds

A Simple Photoshop Trick for Getting White Backgrounds

When you’re doing product photography, portrait photography, fashion shoots, or simply just taking photos of stuff around the house you want to sell online, you’ll often want to have a perfectly white background to draw the viewer’s attention onto the subject.

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