Fotofringe London is back

On Tuesday 17th April, Fotofringe London returns back for its 8th great year, now firmly established as the not-to-be-missed networking and deal making event for image buyers of all kinds. The organisers have created a fun, relaxed and intensely productive single-day session at Kings Place, right next to where Google’s new HQ is to be [...]

Publishing Services’ Pic of the Week

http://gty.im/926046550 For those of us who have given up chocolate for lent, it seems to be around every corner, tempting us! Here we have chocolate Oscar statuettes, made by master chef Wolfgang Puck, and displayed during the 90th Annual Academy Awards Governors Ball on 1st March, in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Publishing Services’ Pic of the Week

http://Embed from Getty Images Earlier this week the Queen turned heads on her maiden appearance at London Fashion Week. The 91 year old who sat on the front row next to Dame Anna Wintour (Vogue's editor-in-chief) presented the inaugural Queen Elizabeth II award for British Design to Richard Quinn. We loved this cheeky smile to [...]

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Publishing Services’ Pic of the Week

http://gty.im/916816132 This week's image is specially chosen by one of our graphic designers, Abi, who loved this aerial shot of the women's ice hockey team. Have you been watching this year's Winter Olympics?

emc Tutorials #2 Quick and easy torn paper edges

Adam's tutorial this week will teach us to make nice looking torn paper edges using illustrator symbols. Have a go following the steps below and let us know how you get on. Step one Open up illustrator and make sure your symbols window is active:                       [...]

Publishing Services’ Pic of the Week

http://gty.im/912684768 The night sky had a display in store on Wednesday this week, with a rare Super Blue Blood Moon lunar eclipse. This happens when the Moon is at its closest to the Earth, appearing about 14 percent brighter than usual, and is simultaneously a 'blue moon', the second full moon in the same month, [...]

Creative Education and Employment

On Tuesday, the BBC reported results of their recent survey, which suggested that creative subjects are being squeezed in secondary schools, with many reducing timetabled lessons, facilities and their number of specialist staff. Jez Bennett, a local Head Teacher interviewed for the article, talked openly about having to cut lessons for financial reasons and was aware of some schools no longer offering GCSEs in arts [...]

Meet Kayleigh – our newest Designer

  In November 2017, Kayleigh joined us from London based Stocks Taylor Benson. Now that she's settled in, we thought it was about time we sat down with her to find out more.     Before joining emc design you worked at Stocks Taylor Benson, what did you do there and how has it prepared [...]

emc Tutorials #1 creating easy low geometric icons

Every week Adam, one of our Senior Designers, is going to search the web for tips, tricks and tutorials to share with the studio and here, on our blog. The first one comes from Shutterstock and is nice little guide for drawing low poly icons from a photo/illustration. They are a bit of a design trend [...]