July 12, 2016
This didn't make the cut for today's article. Why? Because while it made use of the relevant motifs (tubes, aliasing, random balls), it was not remotely dissonant enough to reflect the genre.
April 12, 2016
New blog post after a hiatus.
December 09, 2015
This week I take a look at the latest design trend: the 100 Days UI challenge that seems to be all the craze. Why is it causing a ruckus? Find out in today's article: http://bit.ly/1U2m6g7
September 29, 2015
This week's post has been a long time in the making. I take stock of the state of visual design in software keyboards. In particular, I look at the history of the flat iOS keyboard and how it has evolved over the past two years. Head ove...
August 04, 2015
The art of icon design is steadily being lost with each passing year. In the spirit of reinvigorating interest in the practice, I have compiled a selection of some of the great speed icon design process videos that designers have publish...
July 08, 2015
This week is the second installment of the Mirror Images series. We'll look at many designs including the following: Storehouse, Microsoft, Amazon, iOS Twitter clients, Quora, Google, Facebook and more. Lots of new trends in store this s...
July 01, 2015
There have been plenty of redesigns in the past few weeks: Spotify, Facebook, Apple, Iconfactory, Droplr and Instagram among others. This week I analyze them. Head over: http://elischiff.com/blog/2015/7/1/redesigned
June 03, 2015
This week I begin a new and ongoing series entitled Mirror Images. The premise of the series is to examine how designers influence each other to produce similar graphic design. There were a few questions I had in mind while curating this...