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Even the most basic items in our lives, from our housewares to facets of the public transportation we ride to work, are the result of thoughtful design. And, the better the design, the better we feel. How does design make us feel good? When an item meets our needs or makes our lives easier, we stress less.

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We could all use a pop of color in our lives, just to spice things up and infuse our favorite pictures with creativity. Whether you’re promoting a product launch, creating a minimal Insta feed, or growing your social media following, color splash is a simple way to differentiate your brand and make any picture stand out.

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Rainbows are one of nature’s most magnificent phenomena. They are truly a mesmerizing reality to witness in person. And when it comes to art and graphic designs, rainbow effects can make your composition and layout pop in an incredibly unique way. Some graphic rainbow filters look so realistic that it’s hard to believe they were edited in! Today, we’ll go over what rainbows represent, how to create them at home, and how to use them in your designs. But first, let’s cover what exactly a rainbow is and how it’s formed to provide you with a little scientific context before you begin editing. 

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The best movies have a look and feel. They’re dramatic, moody, and epic. This quality is often referred to as cinematic. Every now and then – special occasions or important moments – this aesthetic is perfect for home-made imagery too. Fortunately, you don’t need to be a Hollywood cinematographer to create cinematic photo effects. 

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We recently partnered with Wakefield Research to commission a survey of 2,000 nationally representative workers across the US, to dive into ways the workplace is evolving post-pandemic. In it, we also examined generational differences in how the pandemic has forced us to rethink what comes next. And the results are striking. 

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Never heard of photo presets before? Lesson is in session. Photo filters can boost your brand presence, lend a cohesive feel to social profiles and curry favour with clients and customers alike. They’re also incredibly easy to make. So much so, you’ll wonder why you’ve left it so long to get involved. So let’s get to it.

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Using a grunge effect in photo editing has been trendy for years. There’s a reason creators continue applying variations on grunge photo effects and why Picsart GRNG filters are so popular. It’s a combination of versatility and nostalgia. This throwback to the early 1990s is one of the most versatile vintage filters in the entire creative library.

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Wherever you go on social media, you likely see an ad. Some of them are very obvious, like a banner ad or video in the middle of a blog post. But, others are more subliminal, like a sponsored post that feels native to the platform. That’s where social media influencers come into the picture with organic messaging that we may not immediately recognize as marketing. 

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On the 15th of April, let World Art Day inspire you to start that project you’ve been dreaming of doing. If you own a business, perhaps it’s making an advertising poster. Or maybe your idea is more personal, like making a collage of recent memories or investing some time in a spectacular Instagram post. There is no World Art Day 2022 theme, so take cues from whatever inspires you. 

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Comedian Jim Gaffigan once said, “Without Valentine’s Day, February would be… well, January.” And he was right. The month of February is pretty much defined by Valentine’s Day, which comes smack dab in the middle of the month and offers something warm and fuzzy to look forward to in the midst of a cold winter. And there’s no one way to celebrate it. Some like being alone. Others cosy up with a best friend. Maybe you’re more of a classic love story type, preferring expensive bottles of wine and fine dining. For others, a night in with a home-cooked meal is enough. However you choose to spend Valentine’s Day, the most important thing is that you express your love for that most important person or people in your life. And if you’re struggling to find the right sentiment, these Valentine’s Day quotes might help inspire you.

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