This is the portfolio website of Ross G Palmer. Creative Director, Brand Builder, UX Designer, Occasional Speaker, Random Lecturer, Pun Generator, Genuine Award Winner, and since 2002... 73% Beard.
This is the portfolio website of Ross G Palmer. Creative Director, Brand Builder, UX Designer, Occasional Speaker, Random Lecturer, Pun Generator, Genuine Award Winner, and since 2002... 73% Beard.
All Packaged UpAll Packaged Up
Like most people I hate doing the shopping, wandering round the aisles of a large soul-less white walled stack ‘em...
2 – 4 – 6 – 8 Motorway2 – 4 – 6 – 8 Motorway
“Design without a function is art.” That’s a quote from someone famous, someone so famous I can’t remember who it was, or if it was actually said at all, but that’s not the point.
Double your money…Double your money…
I’m not really sure how to start this, whether it should be emotive, happy, joyful, scared, poetic or whatever. Instead I’ll just start with the facts and get to the money chugging aspects later on if that’s okay with you.
Are digital albums divorcing design?Are digital albums divorcing design?
Okay, I get it: we live in a digital world. I have a digital clock. I have a phone that is so smart it talks to me. I have endless box sets of American TV shows at the push of a button. I have glasses that take pictures when I wink (this is a lie, I can’t afford them).
A Design for Life – Tips for the Graduate DesignerA Design for Life – Tips for the Graduate Designer
“As we are told that this is the end” is what James Dean Bradfield shouted at us from the CD (remember those?) of the album Everything Must Go.
Putting the info in infographics – designing with data.Putting the info in infographics – designing with data.
If the infographic is your first suggestion when it comes to content marketing, think again. They’re not the Swiss army knife of design that fits all corners. In truth, you might not benefit from an infographic as much as an interactive or video or an illustrated article.
Googling Pop VirginsGoogling Pop Virgins
You’ve probably heard the old saying ‘branding is what people say about you when you’ve left the room’. Or perhaps something along the lines of ‘branding is the message and not the logo’. Or if you’re lucky you might have even heard the story about the cow and the brand.