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Is there a name for the design style of Bloomberg.com and Cards Against Humanity?

I am a big fan of bloomberg.com's design style (big black thick text for titles, pure white space, boxes and horizontal lines), which is somewhat similar to the one of Cards Against Humanity (the game)...
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What is this atom affect called?

I've seen lots of websites with these types of effects/design in the background. What is it called? Source: https://www.simpla.io/
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Industry Name For This Image Setup?

Wondering if there's an industry known name for this very common three column image setup below header banners. It's seen on almost every site nowadays so I assume it has coined a name by now?
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What do you call this low-detail illustration style?

This kind of style with few details? Preferable abstract with very few face details.
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Google Cardboard Design Lab - design style

What method was used to generate this look? I am particularly referring to the "tessellation" (?) that got them the triangled / polygon look and feel to the scenes. Credit goes to UsTwo and the demos ...
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Need to identify the technique used to create smoke swirls in the image

I want to recreate the smoky texture that is depicted in these images. Please can someone identify this technique and if possible direct me to a decent tutorial for it? I'm adept at photoshop and ...
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What is this graphic art style called?

There is this type of graphic art that involves using only parts of the picture to trick me as if I am seeing the whole picture. For example, you might include a few stripes and an eye, all placed ...
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What's the style from these “Humble Bundle Monthly” illustrations?

I'm falling in love with humble bundle monthly illustration that used on their video and background image on their website. Unfortunately it had changed already :( so you can't look at their website (...
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What do you call this kind of editing where you put color-filled layers on top?

I'm really interested in doing this kind of thing but I don't know what words to search: This is what someone did to a Clockwork Angel book cover. So the person who did this basically put layers on ...
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What is this style of illustration called? (see images)

Is there is an actual name for this? I just know that people do this kind of design but I didn't know if it had a name.
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What would you call these illustrations' style? Minimalist?

They differ quite a lot from the usual flat design minimalist trend, but is still quite a common style? What kind of techniques are being used here? ... and would using Illustrator or vector drawing ...
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What does True Type Flavored means? [duplicate]

I need to work with Open Type Fonts only, as it is mandatory by my company. I used Open Sans, which is google font, and even though it says it's an Open Type font, when you click on the additional ...
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Flat design minus detailing. What is this style called?

I know that the following examples are generally called flat designs. But one thing of note is the replacement of any detail with solid coloured boxes / blocks. Treehouse shows this a lot https://...
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What is the aesthetic style of Journey called?

So many artists and games right now are making art in this sort of style, to me exemplified by the game Journey. Or No Man's Sky. Another great example is this deviantart post I can't find ...
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What is this design trend/style called

I'm having a hard time figuring out what this design trend/style is called. I have a logo given to me by a client. I've seen this style of logo many times on the web. However, I do not know the ...
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What do you call these types of images?

What do call these types of graphics? I'm referring to the green part of this image. I found it on a website.
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Is there a name for this kind of graphic? [duplicate]

I found this image on Dribbble, but I see it's very different from normal images I see everyday. I don't think this is created from Photoshop; it's hard me to explain it. What is the name of this kind ...
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What is the official name/type of pattern?

What is this texture or fine artwork called/named? The poor graphic is a screenshot from a 70's styled movie? Geometric surrealism doesn't pull Google images, but is best guess.
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Does anyone know the name of travel posters from the 1930s?

Is there a name for this design style - use of flat colours for dimension and shading - that was so prevalent in UK travel posters of the 1930s?
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Halftone Effect (Adobe Photoshop) [duplicate]

Does anyone know how I would achieve this look? Is it just a simple Halftone effect? Website link and screenshot below. Thanks in advance! http://bit.ly/1TXcPbO
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Hand Lettering style?

(not sure this type of question belongs on this forum but thought i would ask) So I'm looking at learning a particular style of hand letter, for the life of me i cant find many other reference other ...
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style id - colorful swirls

I am trying to find the name or designation of this type of graphic. Is there a certain name for this style or type? I want to create something similar but am having a hard time finding more examples.
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style-identification please. What is the keyword for this painting style

Here are what I would call prime examples Okay, it gets harder and harder to tie them together as the ambein startsk kickkin in but its a look, something's there I just need a keyword, ...
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How to identify this design feature I don't know the term for [closed]

I'm often searching for already created works/templates etc, to get some idea of how things are done. The thing is, I have an idea of something and I don't even know what it is called, and as a result ...
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Making these types of vector images

I've always been interested in creating 'vector' images like the ones seen here: For example, the clinking glasses, the fireworks, and the firework rocket. They always have a nice symmetry, they're ...
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What is this style of 'punk art' called?

I was looking for a new style of art that I wanted to try learning, I really like this high contrast and 'cartoonish' approach to this style. Does anyone know the exact art-style this is considered (...
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What style is this vintage illustration?

I'm looking for images similar to this one to use in a design but i'm unsure of what to search for. What style would you call this image? And how were illustrations like this created originally?
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Name or author of tiling geometric pattern?

The image given design is very impressive and I really liked the designs used as background images and decoration. Is there a name for this design and author?
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Is there a name for the type of design that's a bunch of 3D triangles of similar shade?

Usually see it in SVGs, either 2D or 3D. I really like the design, but not sure what it's called. Something like this: https://www.polymer-project.org/1.0/images/polymer1.0-01.svg Or even the ...
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What is the name of this type design? (royal, classy, luxury)

I am trying to find on internet that kind of type designs, but I do not know what is the terminology of this type. It should be barocco art, old classical ornaments, luxury? How exactly it is called ...
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Name of style often used in sport-related logos

Here are some examples of what I am looking a name for: source source source source Is there a distinct name for this style?
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What do I call a design with tinted elements on top of a photograph?

How can I call the below kind of designs (tinted elements on photograph) I want to know, because to use the terms in search and so.
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What style is this image?

Knowing the style will enable me to go and find tutorials to help me get started.
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What are the symmetry-in-pair symbols usually appear in Wingdings fonts? [duplicate]

For example, in Wingdings font: What is the symbols in boxes used for? I have checked the wiki pages of Wingdings, List of symbols, Ampersand and Unicode/List of useful symbols, but I can't find ...
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What is this type of design called when vectors are superimposed with bitmaps?

The old Microsoft Campaign ads of Your Potential Our Passion showed white lines running through bitmapped video. Most probably this is made in After Effects. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=...
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What is this style of graphics called? Is there easier alternative to blender to recreate something similar? [duplicate]

What is this style of graphics called? When I searched 3D graphics on google, I could not find very helpful links. I know software like Blender is made for 3D graphics. But, this particular one ...
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GIMP: How is this filter called?

I recently used this filter .. but I forgot its name, can you help me finding it out please? Here the screenshot of it: I mean the filter of the yellow and brown layer, how is it called? I can't ...
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What is the style of illustration on this sculpture called? [closed]

What is this style of illustration called? I'd also be interested in the artists name. A friend from Chicago sent this to me. It reminded me of posters from New Orleans that I'd seen for Mardi Gras, ...
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What is this design style called?

I'd like to know what this design style is called. Thank you!
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What is this arrangment of elements in broadcast news called?

I am searching for the name of an arrangement typically used in news-broadcast designs, exemplified below (Terror in Boston, with rectangle above). In French we call these mortaise, but I cannot find ...
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Does anyone know the name of this typography/design style?

Does anyone know of a label that could be applied to the style of typography/design above?
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What is the Captain Rocket graphics style?

There’s a game on the App Store called Captain Rocket and I love the graphics style, is there a name for this style so that I can do a bit of research in to it? Here’s a couple of screenshots from ...
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What style would you guys say this image is?

Does this image fit into any of these styles? 1830 Victoriana 1875 Arts & Crafts Movement 1883 Art Nouveau Movement 1909 Futurism 1919 Bauhaus 1925 Art Deco 1945 International Typographic Style (...
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What is the name given to these geometric designs?

The design given in the picture is very impressive and many such designs have been used as background images and also as components in certain flat illustrations. Is there a name for this style?
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What is the characters style in these Japanese games called? [closed]

These are screenshots from Harvest Moon and Trails from the Sky. I'm trying to find tutorials or something similar to help me learn to create characters of this style, but I don't know what to search ...
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Can someone tell me what type of art style is this?

I'm still an amateur in graphic design and I saw this style on a comic. Can anyone tell me what type of style is this (the background) if it has a name? The messy, uncoordinated strokes but ...
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Style identification – landscape graphics using single monochrome layers of the same tone

I really enjoy these images, I know the second one is from a game, I'm just hoping someone can tell me what these types of art might be categorized as so I could get more into them. Thanks. ...
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What style of art is Taco and Octocat?

I would like to learn more about creating logos and mascots in the style of Taco (of Trello) and Octocat (of GitHub). Simple, cutesie, almost as if cut out of construction paper (but not textured that ...
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Is there a name for this type of line-art illustration?

I'm trying to find out the correct term for this form of art:
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What is this effect called? It has soft rectangular boxes

I recently saw this pattern on a website that I really like. I am hoping to learn how to replicate this on my free time. 1) At the minimum, I need a name for patterns like this. I will google to see ...