Logos deserve your attention

Recently I had lunch at a café which had a very ‘quirky’ logo using a strange (possibly homemade) font and a thin and delicate graphic, which to my eyes as a designer spelled all sorts of trouble. The café seemed to be doing a good trade so you may argue that the ‘quality’ of the  [Read more…]

Just because it looks simple…

…it doesn’t mean it is. Graphic design and logo design in particular can sometimes be such that the final result doesn’t adequately convey the work that went into creating it. Take for instance  the last time the BBC changed its logo in 1997 (BBC Logo – wikipedia article). Cynics would argue, and with some justification that  [Read more…]

So…what is Pixooma?

My name is Mark Coster and Pixooma is my freelance project whilst working full-time for RCI Europe (part of Wyndham Worldwide) in their in-house studio in Kettering, Northamptonshire. I have over 15 years experience in Graphic Design for print and in the last few years I have supplemented the knowledge I have gained at RCI  [Read more…]

The Pixooma blog – it’s alive!

Hello world! This is the first post on my newly formed Pixooma blog and over the coming weeks and months I intend to post regularly about a variety of topics: help and advice, frequently asked questions, information about Pixooma etc…  and I would be happy to receive any suggestions for other useful topics that could  [Read more…]

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