I recently reset my computer’s desktop background to a default image from my computer. I was a black and white negative of a leaf.
It is a neat affect because it causes you to look at something potentially very familiar a little differently. I have been meaning to try this photographic affect and here are a couple of my first attempts.
The pictures are of the tops of ornamental grass; maybe a seed pod that has opened up. They look like half hearts.
I really don’t think there is a person out there, no matter how talented that is able to produce great ideas all the time. I know this is true for me. Sometimes the ideas are flowing like water and other times not so much or frankly not at all!
As a product designer, I have planned and run many brainstorm sessions. Brainstorming is an essential part of most product development processes. And I believe that the brainstorming process can be utilized in almost any creative endeavor including blogging. Continue reading →