Imprint: Print Magazine’s Design Blog

Imprint is Print’s design blog and community, with a rich daily selection of stories and opinion from the likes of Steven Heller, Seymour Chwast, Paula Scher, Rick Poynor, Debbie Millman, Paul Shaw and many others. It’s the best design blog for news, commentary, designer profiles, inspiration, and archival materials from unseen corners of the design world.

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Fascinatingly Awful Stock Photography

Let us start by acknowledging three universal facts. First: stock photography sites are packed, in surprisingly equal measures, with both great and terrible images. Second: something about the truly terrible images—as opposed to the merely uninspired ones—can be thunderously beautiful. Third: The two previous statements form an interesting tension worthy of examination. Why are...

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Designer of the Week: Bethany Heck

Seattle-based Bethany Heck is the creative lead for the Microsoft Power BI team and enjoys putting her traditional design education to use in new media.

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Designer of the Week Joash Berkeley

Designer of the Week Joash Berkeley reached out to us about his typography-driven personal project created to inspire positive action in people's lives.

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Designer of the Week: Jordan Cuellar

Meet PRINT's Designer of the Week, CA–based Jordan Cuellar, whose love for hand-lettering design and illustration is apparent in everything he creates.

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On Smuggling Great Design Out of Capitalism

The insatiable need of investors and the opportunistic pandering of end user marketing both compete with and fail to address the question that really matters for great design: why?

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Designer of the Week: Jessica McCarty

Meet Jessica McCarty of Magpie Paper Works—designer of "invisible" typefaces whose daily life consists of stumbling upon the craziest of visual inspiration.

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Designer of the Week: Eleanor Shakespeare

PRINT is pleased to announce our latest Designer of the Week, Eleanor Shakespeare, an illustrator and designer from London who specializes in photomontage image-making. She works across publishing, editorial and design, with clients including The Telegraph Magazine, Therapy Today, Times Higher Education, and our very own PRINT magazine. Name: Eleanor Shakespeare Location: London, UK Website: www.eleanorshakespeare.com Design school attended: The University...