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April 2010 Articles

Flash, Floppy Disks & FreeHand

Apple’s Steve Jobs just posted a long open letter on the reasoning behind the decision to exclude Flash support on mobile devices such as the iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch. Jobs lists six major points surround the decision, but wraps it up and confirms what I suspected was the driving force behind the decision. In… Continue Reading »

The ArtCast Network

The ArtCast Network

This one goes out to all you illustrator types. Children’s book illustrator Dani Jones was an early adopter of using online video such as YouTube and live broadcast video service Ustream to share her tips, techniques and talents with others. Over time she had found that there were quite a few artists producing both recorded… Continue Reading »

Color Management: Calibration and Profiling

Color Management: Calibration and Profiling

Introduction Welcome to the second post in our color management series. Be sure to check out Part One if you haven’t already done so. Today we’re going to talk about the importance of calibrating and profiling your input & output devices in your color management workflow. This is probably the most important step in the… Continue Reading »


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