2016 has been a whirlwind year for design, and we expect that 2017 will have even more in store for marketers worldwide. Virtual reality really took off, animation got innovative, and we found ourselves going back to the 80s.We’ve explored some of the most exciting trends and case studies to give you the eight most exciting design predictions of 2017. Enjoy!
Here at pixel8, we love welcoming new members to our working family - and this week we've had the pleasure of adding graphic designer Emma to our ranks!As usual, we decided to pose a few questions to her to see how she's getting on so far. So if you'd like to find out exactly what it'd be like being a graphic designer here at pixel8, be sure to read on.
Springtime is a beautiful time of year in the Lake District with daffodils blooming, lambing season starting and warmer and longer days in which to enjoy all that our favourite National Park has to offer.
The clever beans over at HubSpot have well and truly impressed the pixels with their latest infographic offering. The series of infographics imagines the digital social profiles of leading advertising icons - this one showcasing the Father of Advertising, David Ogilvy, is our favourite.The infographic's clever format, akin to a Facebook profile page, curates famous work, quotes, and other life details of the infamous 'Madmen' of the advertising industry.
The creatives at pixel8 are ready to take on 2015 with gusto and are already well on the way to building their online portfolios with fresh, exciting projects. We’ve asked our designer, Jon and and our digital marketer, Sian, to share their insights on web and graphic design trends for the year ahead and what design influences we will see creeping in to a browser near you soon.
15 Years of Creative Capers!There are two major events in our diary this year; there’s the World Cup (Pixel8 LOVES football) and an achievement even more wonderful than a Rooney hat-trick against Brazil - our 15th Birthday! We’re celebrating 15 whole years in Manchester’s Northern Quarter where we beaver away helping to make local, national and international brands more successful and more beautiful.
The Kia dealership is launching a new flag ship showroom based in Bolton’s Middlebrook retail park. And we’ve worked hard to land the job of shouting about it from the rooftops to all locals in Bolton!
Award winning Manchester agency, Pixel8 has been chosen by BBC Motion Gallery to create social media campaigns to help promote its extensive catalogue of motion image content.BBC Motion Gallery, part of BBC Worldwide, the commercial arm of the BBC, offers customers in the creative industries access to the most comprehensive collection of unique motion imagery in the world, spanning natural history, sport, news and more.
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