On Friday, the Boston Globe launched a new broadsheet section, Capital, that pairs bold visuals and graphics with in-depth political coverage. I asked Design Director Dan Zedek and designer Kim Maxwell Vu to share with me the design philosophy that’s driving them and some highlights of the new section.
Best of Sports Design 2013 hits its crescendo with the announcement of 2013’s Sports Designer of the Year. Sports Designer of the Year 2013 from Rich Boudet on Vimeo. Congratulations! As a reminder, all of BOSD2013 can be found here, and stay tuned this week for a complete wrapup of the competition.
Chiqui Esteban heads a talented crew at The Boston Globe, creating a stream of great news graphics. Two forces jump to the surface when talking with Esteban. One, the lasting impact of the Globe’s much-heralded 2011 site redesign — a change that brought device-agnostic site design to the top of the news design conversation. This [...]
Best of Sports Design 2013: Editors’ Choice covers.
Best of Sports Design 2013: Editors’ Choice results in the cover stories category.
This is a post about journalism, about headlines, about newspaper design, and about consequences. I want to discuss the sports cover of Thursday’s Oklahoman.
Best of Sports Design 2013: Editors’ Choice results in the breaking news and special coverage category.
Best of Sports Design 2013: Editors’ Choice results in the inside pages category.
Best of Sports Design 2013: Editors’ Choice results in the photo page, sports illustration category.
“Arabian Nights” (Arabic: كتاب ألف ليلة وليلة Kitāb alf laylah wa-laylah), is a large collection of West and South Asian folk stories from the Islamic Golden Era (8th-13th centuries). Every evening, a beautiful bride called Scheherazade begins to tell a tale to her husband, the king, but does not end it in order to hold [...]
Plotting a course in the changing media landscape leading Swiss weekly NZZ am Sonntag made a new commitment to infographics. Infographics designer Marina Breame, took time to talk with SND and share some of their projects.
Special section covers winners in the Best of Sports Design 2013 contest.
Enterprise/Feature centerpiece winners in the Best of Sports Design 2013 contest.
Live game cover winners in the Best of Sports Design 2013 contest.
Live game cover story winners in the Best of Sports Design 2013 contest.
Here are the Enterprise/Special Section Cover Story winners in the Best of Sports Design 2013. Here’s how it works: You’ll look at the winners and at the bottom of this post, you’ll vote for your favorite of all the winners. And in a few weeks, we’ll reveal THAT voting too. That’s called an Editors’ Choice [...]