Beautiful Photography: Get to Know Barcelona in 30 Photos

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Who has not dreamed of visiting Barcelona? Everybody knows that it is a stunning city with marvelous architecture, great food and a rich history that spans more than two thousand years. It is currently the 2nd largest city in Spain, with a population of 1.6 million, and the capital of the autonomous community of Catalonia. Although the recession clamped down hard on the city, it is showing signs of economic recovery, and it is still the 3rd most visited city in Europe, after Paris and London.

Free Vector of the Day #552: Grunged Background

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Today’s freebie is a grunged background. Feel free to use it in commercial and non-commercial projects, personal websites and printed work, as long as it’s a part of a larger design. Please do not sell it, redistribute it yourself, claim it as your own or give it as a bonus item to boost sales for your own products. Download it now!

Deal of the Week: Save 10% on PhotoSpin Stock Images Subscription

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PhotoSpin is a stock photography agency that was developed by, and continues to be managed by, creative professionals; photographers and graphic designers who believe in offering good quality images and designs for reasonable prices. Their vast library contains award-winning photographs and illustrations from some of the world’s most renowned artists. In addition to images, their library also contains unique system fonts.

Modern Disney Characters by José Rodolfo Loaiza Ontiveros

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As Joss Wheadon says, there are few things that shape our minds as children more than Disney. The studio has been around for just over 90 years, now, and it has brought us some of the most iconic characters to ever be seen on screen. Admittedly, many of these were already around for centuries, being in fact fairytale characters, such as Snow White or the Little Mermaid.

30 Coupon Websites for Designers that You Should Check Out

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Design can be, at times, a pretty expensive business. You can not work forever with the tools you have, and even if you do, let us not forget that design is, after all, an art. You want to have as many resources to play around with and modify, so that your designs will stand out in a crowd, and people will want to come to you when they want unique, classy and innovative designs.

The Funny Side of Design: Designer Dirty Talk

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All work and no play makes Johnny a very dull boy. In this case, the boy called Johnny is you (it is called acting). Humor is paramount, as Grenville Keliser says, for living a healthy life. Taking things too seriously can really do a number on both your mental and physical health. That is why it is important, from time to time, to take a step back and look really hard for humor in a situation. Nevermind what the corporate execs or the clients think you should be doing!

Free Vector of the Day #549: Abstract Background

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Today’s freebie is an abstract background. Feel free to use it in commercial and non-commercial projects, personal websites and printed work, as long as it’s a part of a larger design. Please do not sell it, redistribute it yourself, claim it as your own or give it as a bonus item to boost sales for your own products. Download it now!