Adobe Creative Cloud

July 2017

July 20, 2017 / Teams

Baby Boomers and Design: How to Turn the 55+ Audience Into Loyal Fans

The 50+ population spends $3.2 trillion annually, 50 percent of consumer expenditures. How should you and your clients design for this audience? Adobe has assembled a virtual panel of experts, most Baby Boomers themselves, to share their insights.

XD Trends
July 20, 2017 / UX/UI Design

UX in a Hybrid World – From Dinosaurs to Diagnostics

We look at how mixed reality (MR) is shaping a hybrid world where reality and digital reality coexist, and what this means for UX designers.

Artist Spotlight: Mirae Kim

Mirae Kim, our July featured artist of the month has two goals. To make people happy with her art, and to become the designer who uses pink the most. We find out how she’s working to achieve them both… with fantastic results!

Adobe MAX
July 19, 2017 / Adobe MAX

How NOT to be a Creative Dictator

Attaining the position of creative director is a significant career milestone. The opportunity to take the lead on brand management, oversee the creative work, and build a rock star team is not only a testament to your creative prowess, but also a vote of confidence in your leadership.

Glimpsing Ourselves in Deconstructed Portraits

As we look at unbalanced images this month, this article considers how some artists sidestep the rules of composition to create portraits that unsettle us and break down stereotypes.

XD Trends
July 19, 2017 / UX/UI Design

UXperts Weigh In: Designs We Love, July Edition

No matter what you’re up to, our UXperts have some great suggestions for you. Here are the websites and apps they’re loving right now, and their thoughts on why they make excellent examples of UX design.