Bad logo designs As a logo designer I look at and analyse logos all around me. The reasoning behind decisions, the aesthetics, the ability to stand out, be memorable, convey a message, or a feeling, all fascinate me, and are an integral part of my work as a designer. There are many aspects to a […]
About Iain Cameron
Iain Cameron is a Copenhagen based graphic designer, web designer and illustrator. Outside of all things design, he follows Aberdeen Football Club, and will argue with anyone who'll listen that Willie Miller was the greatest.
Entries by Iain Cameron
What are the components of a quality logo? What makes a logo work or not work? Why is it important?
A look at web design in 2019, as well as SEO and social media for business.
A bit about my odd love of illustrating bottles.
The ultimate commissioning letter. Two successful, wealthy, talented artists, at the height of their powers. Mick Jagger and Andy Warhol. The advice from Jagger. Offered, with self depreciation. “In my short sweet experience, the more complicated the format of the album, e.g. more complex than pages or fold-out, the more fucked up the reproduction and […]
The important marketing lesson from Fyre Festival (now on Netflix) the disastrous ‘luxury’ festival on a remote island in the Bahamas.
I like Apple, I like their products, I own quite a few. I would consider my relationship to Apple to be a healthy, rational, grown up one. This is, as opposed to my relationship with say, the football team I support, or Star Wars, The Sopranos, ex girlfriends, ex girlfriends’ sisters… I could go on.
A look at why graphic design is boring, and why it’s okay to admit it.
It’s time to get ready for Xmas!
A Copenhagen based, freelance graphic designer, web designer and illustrator. Originally from Scotland with more than two decades experience in design and marketing.