I’ve been out of action for quite some time now. Thanks to the gargantuan scale of activities at work! This month truly has been fascinating to me as a designer coder. Some face-to-face moments with the realities of such a title, and it feels happy to meet mr. ‘learning curve’ in his glory. We are [...]
Pencil sketching has been my initial way of expressing creativity, right from childhood. This one of my little family just helped me refresh this dormant skill of mine. Done in around 10 hours of time, using ranges of Hard Black pencils, a reference image and with the help of negative space technique.
Byproduct of one of those lighter moments, in the company of my Canon 1100D and some of my partners of crime!
One of the key shortcoming of being a designer in India, which i have experienced so far – is the lack of quality talks/events/platforms from where inspiration/realization/gems of wisdom can be uncovered and taken forward. This has been a worrisome thought for all designers in the country for long. As if its out of the [...]
Finally the plunge was made! A journey of thousand miles starts with a single step, and the just gone-by weekend has given me the best ever chance to place the first step of my journey towards the world of Experience Design Last weekend i was given a chance to be a speaker at the designer’s [...]
Happy new year all! Being the first post of the year, i wanted it to be backed with some good amount of inspiration and teachings, and no other topic than ‘Accessibility‘ to open the account this new year! The past couple of weeks have been really inspiring and enlightening, and has given me a new [...]
Merry X’mas and a happy new year all! The past week was one of enlightenment and a few challenges. The enlightenment part is partly from this book that i have started reading seriously (though its been real long since i’ve acquired it via flipkart), and partly from my little team at work as we were [...]
Till 2005, every single designers in the world, were obsessed with 2 brands that made their life joyful and productive – Adobe and Macromedia. Post acquisition of Macromedia by the monumental Adobe, there has been only one name associated with creative authoring eyegasm! Adobe has been an incessant partner of all creative designers across the [...]
We are in an era of agile methodologies – and UX design process is no exception. Everyday great products see the daylight and every now and then a hero is born in the world of Internet. Still, the ‘Time-Money’ pair remains the best couple ever! Working in an enterprise where billing/time-sheet/revenue rules the roost, and [...]
You probably might be wondering how to make sense out of the title of this post. If you have been through the experience of being a dad in India, and the adventures behind securing a school admission for your little one, this might not come as a surprise to you! For the rest of the [...]