Do-It-Yourself Videogame Development

The videogame industry has experienced a steady decline since the start of the recession, but the economy is not solely to blame. There are actually many different factors that have shaped this downwa[...]

Logo Idol

Logo design used to be a well-paid, honorable, even memorable profession. But these days, for about the price of a 16GB memory upgrade, you can get a logo designed for your business. Logos have not be[...]

New Site Launched -

I'm really proud of our latest site launch: This is a companion site to the Santa Barbara International Film Festival, one of the top film festivals in the world. Attendees [...]

Find Dad a Better Search Solution

When I was a boy of 14, my father was so ignorant I could hardly stand to have the old man around. But when I got to be 21, I was astonished at how much he had learned in 7 years. Let’s face it: [...]

Crowdfunding with Kickstarter

Note: This post was updated on January 10, 2014. Last year the videogame industry faced stark financial realities in light of the shift toward free or low-cost games available for download from App[...]

The Agency Download

I think there's a tendency among designers to create design concepts before they've spent enough time getting to know the client's business. They get so fixated on an idea that they start throwing tog[...]