How to write a design brief and why it’s important to get right

http://gty.im/183304802 One of the biggest aspects that can make or break a design project is the briefing process. The best design work comes when designers are confident, as with many walks of life. If designers are given great briefs, that they're confident in understanding, then they can spend the full amount of time designing instead of querying what is [...]

Creative Content’s Pic of the Week

http://gty.im/162191212 Earlier in the week we came across a photo of the spectacular aerial sights of tulips growing in Holland, so we thought they'd make a cheery and colourful end to your week. Every year Holland imports millions of these gorgeous blooms all over the world and have become renowned for their ability to grow [...]

Celebrating 25 years of design [Interview with our MD Mike]

In December 1990 Mike, our MD, left a relatively well-paid job running the marketing services department of a materials testing company to set up emc design. Mike had worked in publishing before this, first starting at Longman Publishers, Harlow in 1975. So, with a young family, Mike wanted to turn his hand to freelance work whilst getting [...]

Bringing content to Life through design

Take a look at our case study of Life - the new adult elt series to be published by National Geographic Learning & Cengage. The case study shows you how we transformed the text and made the most of the beautiful NG images, whilst sticking to a demanding publishing schedule, commissioning artwork and licensing the [...]

By | October 18th, 2012|Categories: Design, Design & Technology, ELT|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments