MoMA Design Store looking for New York City product designers

In an effort to showcase the creative innovation happening in New York City, the MoMA Design Store is inviting local designers living and working in the city’s five boroughs to submit items for a product collection launching in 2013. Some of the product categories will include: paper (note cards, postcards, journals), home (tabletop, kitchen, home …
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Want to get Adobe Lightroom for free?

Well according to PhotoRumors, all you need to do is purchase a new Hasselblad camera. The company has announced that beginning March 12th, all of their newly purchased cameras will include a version of Adobe Photoshop Lightroom. It’s assumed that Hasselblad is referring to Lightroom 4, which streets tomorrow, March 6th. Here’s the entire press …
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Independent Film and TV Alliance praises U.S.-Chinese Film Agreement

The Independent Film & Television Alliance (IFTA) praised the U.S.-Chinese Film Agreement concluded today, which will offer unprecedented opportunities for the U.S. Independent film industry in China. ”For Independents, this agreement is momentous,” said IFTA President Jean Prewitt. “Our sector has been unable to benefit fully from the existing revenue-sharing importation quotas and has had …
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School of Visual Arts hosting creative job fair this Spring

This spring, the School of Visual Arts Office of Career Development is hosting the SVA 2012 Internship and Job Fair. The fair will be attended by top creative employers, SVA students and recent SVA graduates. Participating employers can expect to meet fresh talent and collect resumes for upcoming openings: freelance, part-time and full-time positions, as …
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Piracy Act takes aim at illegal downloaders

The Independent Film & Television Alliance (IFTA) announced its support of comprehensive intellectual property enforcement legislation introduced today in the U.S. House of Representatives by Representatives Lamar Smith (R-TX), John Conyers (D-MI), Bob Goodlatte (R-VA) and Howard Berman (D-CA), which is designed to shut down foreign websites that profit from U.S. films, television shows and …
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List of design organizations

A American Design Awards Gives awards to individual graphic and web designers, design professionals and companies. How to get nominated, previous awards, and graphic design news. American Institute of Graphic Arts www.aiga.org 164 Fifth Avenue New York, NY 10010 (212) 807-1990 AIGA’s mission is to advance designing as a professional craft, strategic tool and vital …
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HTML Tag Reference Guide

HTML is the core language used to build content on the web. You can use it to format text, create hyperlinks, bullets and for many, many other functions and format options. Beginning designers can also use HTML to build fully functional websites. Not all of the following codes will work with a By Hand Media …
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HTML Hex Color Guide

When adding color to text or a web page with HTML code, sometimes you can just type in the name of the color, i.e. white, black, red. But usually, you’ll need to use what’s called the hex code or hexidecimal color values, which all browsers will be able to read. Choose a color from the …
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