Album Cover Case Study: Brian Eno’s Music for Films

Brian Eno Music for Films

When not thinking out loud about movies, music, and design here at The Dork Report, I’m a designer in real life. As part of a recent overhaul of my online portfolio, I’ve recently added a new series of case studies detailing the process and thinking behind a few personal projects. First up is a presentation of my entry for a design contest run by the blog Venus Febriculosa, to imagine an imaginary cover for Brian Eno’s 1978 album Music for Films.

Check out the excellent winners on Venus Febriculosa, and read about my entry on my portfolio site.

Favicon & Apple Touch Icon Adobe Fireworks Template

Favicon and Apple Touch Icon Template for Adobe Fireworks

Once upon a time, web designers & developers had it easy when it came to the venerable favicon. Our tiny .ico files served a much greater purpose than their meager 16×16 square pixels would suggest. These humble graphics allowed us to populate the status bars, tabs, and bookmarks of our visitors’ browsers with our emblems. They were a test of our ability to communicate our brands in a strictly limited number of pixels.

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