fuck yeah, lens flare: theories on surrealism in chinese product imagery

I keep wanting to say something like “the mainland Chinese aesthetic tendency towards dreamlike product imagery is disappearing”, but the more I paw through the design galleries, the more I’m convinced that just isn’t true. All the single product landing pages, all the “editor’s choice” banner ad designs, all the ecommerce apps, many of them…

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Light App Design: Tencent Video Live Music Invite

This is a great example of beautiful lettering and modern design: talented illustrator Mr. Geng created some spiffy animated graphics for a beautiful HTML5 light app invitation by Tencent Video (腾讯视频) / QQ Music, promoting an upcoming Live Music event. For those of you who have WeChat or a QR scanner on your mobile device,…

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