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Un immagine da \"Procrastination\", di Johnny KellyAs you can see since some months weeks days the new version of this site is now online.
The late english blog is now in homepage while the italian one in /italiano (yeah, a mess.), I updated the page with useful infos in case you would pretend to be me at a party and I added a page with the last fruits of my labour.

About graphics, except for the posts that alternate for the title and the link the 6 colors of this version as already see in the Whitezone (whereof is the negative) I postponed the choose of a new font that will replace the old Dirty Ego by the grand master Eduardo Recife used since the second version dated back to 2005. Who imaged that in a few years it will transformed in a Dirty Egoverrated?

Latest changes is something that match uselessness and approximation: a blackboard made in flash (not yet finished!) which to color the part of the layout leave empty for the shift on the left.

To give meaning to this post, the Daft Punk played with a theremin:

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journey.gifChristoffer Hald between random colors and typos.
– After this journey is not difficult write a letter.
– .ton ro ,lufesu Pilf dnif dloucenoemos byaM.
Some glyphs probably loved by Peter Beard.
Bryan Katzel and his one page site (using my Vertical Tiny Scrolling script).

Randomizing #4

an New Crest log– New rainbow, Sci-fi, or 80s? As usual New (now not so new) Crest for the logo trends for 2008.

– Yet another guide about a theme where is always useful to investigate, web typography (tu take with this talk’s slides)

– From a man who love typography to an agency who love dust.

Home, stylish home.

Stefan Sagmeister and photographers, designers and people like me and you share emotions.

Motion graphics in music videos

Particular of Living Things - Bom Bom BomYesterday I was searching in YouTube for a tutorial that could help me to fight the breath of cod I eated three days ago, and after two hours guided by serendipity I happened by chance in a nice music video where a band was playing inside a children book, the ones with the pages made of paperboard full of levels which is possible to move some print figures.
This morning as usual I forgot the name of the group and the song and YouTube refuse to support me, so I found only a group of videos where print (or not) design techniques or styles like collage, stencils, wicked worn look where used for the background -or main – animation.
I ask to my music guru Tulsas if he remember some related video, and in a couple of hours we found these ones:

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CSS Showcase, an Alan Friedman’s collection of tecniques & samples about CSS navigation menu.

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Every tag a color

By a rapid calculation I did before sleep, i found that colours visualizzabili displayed by a browser are 16,777,216.
Why don’t to associate a tag to a color – or better to a color scheme?
While I wake up in a burst overriding a thumbsnack on the floor, I remember the existence of Clor.org, a site a site that allow you to catalogue colours inserting his hexadecimal code, or extrapolating them from whichever image. (here the how to)
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