Category: Design

December 5, 2008

Design Process: Pre-Production is King

Today I attended a meeting of the AAF Baton Rouge chapter, and I had a fairly eye-opening experience. I realized though I may work at a Graphic Design firm, I didn’t have any idea about any of the competition in the area. I really had no information from what I’ll call the “outside world”- meaning any company other than Gatorworks.

October 29, 2008

Prospect.1 NOLA Art Exhibition Opens this Weekend

P.1 NOLA Art Exhibition Opens this Weekend

October 29, 2008

Typography Wins and Fails: Trajan Example

Here’s a shining example of Trajan, the font which has become dubiously known as the “Movie Poster Font”. Click the image for a full size picture of one of the most overused fonts in the movie industry.

October 27, 2008

Typography Wins and Fails

Welcome to the inaugural post of Typography Wins and Fails. Our purpose here isn’t to bash every use of bad typography we find, but to simply bring to light the frequency of common errors and the good examples of typography in modern media. My favorite example, Trajan Pro a typeface designed to resemble the lettering on Trajan’s Arch in Rome.