Going for a different style for a piece that lends itself to emotion.
I’m happy to announce that I will be taking on the role of Graphic Design Director at the American Enterprise Institute — a major conservative think tank. Sarah, Hugo and I will be moving to Washington, D.C. in January. Calgary has been very good to me — thank you to the Manning Centre for Building Democracy and the dear friends I’ve made.
Expect to see lots more work posted here!
I love Quora, the website that answers questions you have never thought to ask. It has some brilliant designers:
[As designers] our job is to turn those abstractions into a crisp mental model for the user.
These aren’t always the same. Take the typical volume slider as an example. The following is from iOS: