Sessions Today is all about the students at SNDU, who will hear from Steve Dorsey, Seth Gitner, and Larry Buchanan before portfolio critiques, and the Graphics Garage. For tonight’s opening reception at the Kentucky Derby Museum, shuttles will constantly run from the Galt House Hotel from 3 – 7 p.m. The reception officially starts at 6 p.m., but the last [...]
As journalists, students, professors, and advisers from around the world are preparing for next week’s annual workshop, we’ve asked Ron Johnson, Director of IU Student Media, to give a little last minute advice.
Each week, newspapers put their best foot (and stories) forward in their Sunday editions. This week, the Minneapolis Star Tribune and Lafayette (Ind.) Journal & Courier share their most recent projects.
Leading up to the start of the Dodgers’ series against the Atlanta Braves, the LA Times released an eight-page preview section, anchored around an illustration by Moscow-based Evgeny Parfenov. We asked deputy design director Derek Simmons to give us a look at a few of the pages.
SND caught up with Ryan Hildebrandt, Creative Director at the Louisville Gannett Design Studio and SNDLou coordinator, to find out about the recent redesign launched by the Louisville Courier-Journal.
Variety Creative Director Chris Mihal reminds us that when pitching ambitious projects, showing is better than telling.
SND’s traveling iPad/Tablet Design Quick Course lands in the Twin Cities this Friday and Saturday. Here’s your guide to attending.
Join us for an intensive two-day learning experience in tablet design! We’ll be in Washington and Montreal later this month, followed by Toronto in mid-June. These courses are sponsored by the Ethics and Excellence in Journalism Foundation, and are free for members and just $25 for nonmembers. Seats are limited, click here to register!
Gabi Schmidt Candidate for SND secretary-treasurer Gabi Schmidt es la Directora Creativa Senior de Schmidt Media Group, proporcionando servicios de diseño, cursos de capacitación y seminarios para la SND, CMDP, IFRA, SDi y diversas organizaciones Editoriales. Cuenta con más de 18 años de experiencia en Medios Editoriales Impresos en los Estados Unidos, México, la India, [...]
After two years off, the Best of Sports Design competition is back. Everything you need to know about how it works, and how to enter, is here.
Saulo Santana is the art director for Bild am Sonntag, Axel Springer AG in Germany. Previously, he was the art director for Correio Braziliense in Brazil. Saulo is a judge on the visuals team and spoke to us through a translator. What was your favorite thing you saw on the tables this year? “The Eureka [...]
Tim Parks is the deputy news and presentation editor at Omaha World-Herald. He is a judge on the news team. Was it tough to be a judge? “It’s very exhausting and you feel a lot of pressure seeing everyone’s work and knowing your judgement can be the deciding factor as to whether they get in [...]
The SNDIWD has you covered if you need to catch up on the Best of News Design judging so far. Click here for the UNOFFICIAL Award count, the Top Ten finishers, and other information about the conclusion of the competition. Click here for the Day 2 Award count, including images of Gold, Silvers and JSRs. [...]
Vince Chiaramonte is design director of the Buffalo News. He is a judge on the long form team. It’s your second time as a judge. What’s your takeaway now that you’ve done this twice? “It’s easier this time around. Knowing what to expect and knowing how to pace yourself and not feel overwhelmed.” Do you [...]
As a posse rides in hot pursuit of Newman and Redford, a line in the movie “Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid” repeats over and over and over: “Who are these guys?” You might be wondering the same about our SND34 Best of News Design judges, too. So in an effort to shed some light, [...]
Adrian Norris is a senior leader at The Globe and Mail. He has previously worked at The Times, The Sunday Times and The South China Morning Post. Adrian is a judge on the news team. What has surprised you about being a judge? “It’s really hard work and it takes you the first round just [...]