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5 Free Open Source Software Substitutes to Photoshop

Posted by Logo Templates on April 19, 2014 in Freebies, Industry News, Software

Photoshop is an awesome tool that has revolutionized both the photography and design industries. Photoshop has made much of what was extremely complicated and time-consuming, quick, easy and simply executable with the touch of a button. Photoshop has simple-handedly transformed photo editing, photo retouching and the entire graphic design field. But what if you can’t afford to pay the hefty cost Adobe has put on its much-prized product? Or what if you are just looking for something else to try for your logo design? Aren’t there any alternatives? Well, yes actually there are. There are a fe

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Top 10 Rock Band Logos and the Best Music Logos of All-Time

Posted by Logo Templates on April 11, 2014 in Design & Style, Logo & Brand review

Rock band logos and music logos have to be among some of the most prolific logos in our society. Music is an important part of our modern lives and most of us identify strongly with the music logos that we see the most often. Remember those awesome t-shirts that you had as a kid or that you may still even have that were printed with the logo for your favourite band? Or do you remember all those music posters that you had plastered all around your room that were of your favourite bands and their logos? I certainly do and to this day, band logos and logos in the music industry continue to have a

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Top 10 Animal Logos of All-Time

Posted by Logo Templates on April 4, 2014 in Logo & Brand review

Animals are loved by all and they are frequently used as symbols in logo design. Animals invoke an emotional response from within us and that is why they are great choices to be used in logos. There are many features that are naturally attributed to certain animals that can be used to helpfully portray the desired characteristics of a business or an organization to its clients. For example, if you are a bank or security company and you are looking for a symbol that denotes power, strength and virtuous characteristics, try using a lion in your logo. On the other hand, lets say that you are a je

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Top 10 Restaurant Logos

Posted by Logo Templates on March 28, 2014 in Logo & Brand review

What do you think of when you look at a restaurant logo? Do you think about the wonderful smells, the delicious tastes that are about to grace your palette, and the scrumptious concoctions that are about to delight every one of your senses? I certainly do and when I look at a restaurant’s logo design, I look for a logo that resonates with what I expect to experience and for a logo that gives me a little glimpse as to what I am about to experience. Here is a brief study of 10 amazing restaurant logos that I found while searching the Internet. I will look at and review each logo in turn. Fo

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5 Cool, Sexy & Effective Automotive Logos

Posted by Logo Templates on March 21, 2014 in Logo & Brand review

Automotive logos or car logos are some of the most recognizable logos in the world. Can you picture the Audi logo in your mind? How about the BMW logo or the Ferrari logo? Most people can because automotive logos have made such an impression on most of us that they have become everlasting and unforgettable. Most of the popular car logos or automotive logos that we know symbolize class, professionalism, reliability, durability and speed. Some of the most common car logos are abstract while others include some kind of car imagery such as tires, cogs, speedometers, or even racing stripes. Lets

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Top 10 high-end Fashion Logos

Posted by Logo Templates on March 15, 2014 in Fashion logo templates, Logo & Brand review

What makes a good fashion logo design? A fashion logo or any logo design for that matter, is used as an identifying symbol for a company. A good fashion logo is distinctive and it helps the consumer to distinguish one fashion brand from another. Effective fashion logos need to be simple, recognizable, timeless and versatile. Over the last century, several successful fashion logo designs have been created that illustrate the importance of these powerful logo design virtues. Here is my list of the Top 10 high-end Fashion Logos:   #1 Gucci  The Gucci logo is one of the great icons

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The Sochi’s 2014 Olympic logo: Futuristic or Flat?

Posted by Logo Templates on March 8, 2014 in Design Editorial, Logo & Brand review, New logo releases

Olympic logos seem to always be shrouded in debate and they are often the focus of much international attention and discussion. Do you remember the Olympic logo that was released for the Summer 2012 Olympic games in London? This Olympic logo (pictured below with the other Olympic logos of the past) was one of the most controversial Olympic logos to date and its release provoked both positive and negative responses from around the world. Although Sochi’s 2014 Olympic logo didn’t quite attract the same amount of attention, it did spark its own reactions and responses from the international c

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Harley Davidson 3D logo experiment

Posted by Logo Templates on February 20, 2014 in 3D Type logos, Logo & Brand review, Logo Templates, Sports logo templates

We have always been a big fan of Harley Davidson logo. The logo in its simplicity expresses the spirit of the free riders lifestyle. Its truly a wonderful design. We wanted to experiment with the same message of the logo design and take it a little further with our 3d treatments and see what we can come up with. The textures that are chosen are taken from the bike itself and the actual feel of the lifestyle. With different Chrome, metal and lighting effects, we wanted to showcase the Harley Davidson logo in different stages of the bike history and its durability.

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12 Cool 3D Typography Solutions

Posted by Logo Templates on February 10, 2014 in 3D Type logos, Logo Templates

Here are some great examples of 3D type solutions that pixellogo has developed to simplify, save time and cost when it comes to your title treatment. These cinematic 3d type treatments could work wonders to logo design, your book cover, video game, movie, marketing material and etc. design possibilities are endless but to get you started, here are 12 examples to get inspired from.

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Choosing your logo identity color

Posted by Logo Templates on January 27, 2014 in Logo & Brand review

When you walk down your street and you’re faced with the brands which display their logos outside stores, your brain will be scanning them and figuring out what they are before your conscious mind becomes aware of it. One of the first things your brain will pick up on is the color - which is why choosing the right color for your brand is so important. That color will be associated with your company, your values and your product.The range of colors you can choose from is vast, and there are no limits based on industries. However, some colors might be better suited for some industries than oth

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