What science fiction has taught me as a graphic designer

Posted by on Jul 31, 2014 in Design, Work | No Comments

Certain things I believe fit in nicely with the design world and have definitely helped to shape me. A healthy interest in modernism is first and a close second is science fiction. Specifically reading science fiction. Yes, science fiction films will often give you a spectacular vision of the world they are set in but they are someone ...

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New year, new location

Posted by on Jan 5, 2014 in General | No Comments

Happy New Year! I’d love to give a reason for the lack of posts other than I’ve been pretty busy, but I’m afraid that’s just it. I’ve been updating the main Speakersfive site (as you’ll see if you’re reading this there) there’s still some bits to tidy and sort out but if I wait til ...

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The original is the best. Right?

Posted by on May 31, 2013 in Art, Design, Film, Illustration, Work | 2 Comments

A couple of weeks ago I came across the Daybees online exhibition of movie posters that never were. It interested me greatly from a design point of view, and also because at the time I had the good fortune of designing two posters myself for a couple of excellent short films. With regards to the ...

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Orphic Oxtra from La Blogotheque

Posted by on Apr 12, 2013 in Film, Music, Video | No Comments

I’ve written on here before about how much enjoyment I get out of La Blogotheque. It’s a place where I can meander for hours and discover so much new and brilliant music. It’s been an unsettling week for me and for some reason this spoke to me as soon as I heard it. I love ...

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