Rockfire is a great display font that’s perfect for titles and logo work. Designed by Jay Cobs, Rockfire is 100% free for personal and commercial use and includes upper and lowercase letters, numbers, and a limited punctuation set.
As a designer, stock photography is your lifeblood. Finding clients these days that have a decent photography budget is difficult to say the least. There are plenty of low-cost stock photo sites out there, but even then it can be like pulling teeth getting a client to pay for photos. Thankfully there are plenty of free stock photo sites like those listed below.
I had completely forgotten that I had downloaded the premiere issue of MyApple Magazine, a new English-language magazine about the world of Apple from the combined staff of Apple World Today and MyApple.pl.
Since I took the last week off for the holidays, I had some time to read through the free downloadable magazine. After reading through the first issue, I quickly downloaded the remaining new issues. Great stuff!
The articles aren’t just blog posts pulled from the website, they read easy—not too long, not too short. The photography is nice, and the layout is easy on the eyes.
Extensis, makers of Suitcase Fusion and Universal Type Server, surveyed thousands of graphic designers, art directors and creative people from around the globe to learn what they think about current trends in typography. The Typographic Trends report is free to download.
Don’t deny it, every once in a while you have a need for a photo of a picture frame. Sounds crazy, but you know it’s true. Free Photo Frames to the rescue. Over 250 high-res images of picture frames are yours for the taking. They range from old conservative frames, to wacky modern ones.
Preview and download Free Photo Frames here.
Created by LA-based designer, Vladimir Kudinov, Hue is a collection of 49 free backdrops and gradients that lend atmosphere to layouts and product shots. These are perfect for showing off products in Keynote and PowerPoint presentations, as well as backgrounds for web designs.
The PNG images are sized at 2800 x 2000 pixels @ 72dpi, or 9.3 x 6.6 inches @ 300dpi; so they can be used in high-res print work as well.
Today I’ve got another exclusive freebie from Vecteezy for you.
Mobile data infographics will likely come in handy if you have to build any sort of charts, graphs or infographics in your Keynote presentation, website or print design.
You can download Mobile Data Infographics here (direct link to 2MB zip file). The file contains AI, EPS, SVG, PNG and PSD files for maximum flexibility.
Be sure to check out all the other freebies and premium content Vecteezy has to offer.
Chris over at SpoonGraphics has made this Vintage Light Bulb Sign PSD file available free for personal and commercial use. The only thing missing is an exclamation point, but I was able to easily make one out of the letter I in the PSD.
Vecteezy has provided some exclusive content for Graphic Mac readers in the past, and today they’re making a pack of 36 graphs & charts available. These handy icons come in ai, eps, svg, png, and psd file formats.
You can download the free vector graph pack here (direct link to 1.2 MB zip file).
These graphs would be perfect for creating infographics, or icons for Keynote presentations. Be sure to check out Vecteezy to discover more free vector art. They also offer a premium plan for even more vector goodies!