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Striking screen prints celebrate Team GB’s participation at Tokyo 2020

Striking screen prints celebrate Team GB’s participation at Tokyo 2020.

The six designs convey movement and form of key Olympic sports through abstract lines and circles, with a nod to the Japanese flag's rising sun.

The posters are available now on the Team GB website.

Pantone announces Classic Blue for its colour of the year 2020

Each year, colour company Pantone selects a Colour of the Year inspired by trends in society, culture, travel, and more.

The Pantone Color Institute studies color trends throughout the year in order to decide on the next Pantone Colour of the Year. They take into consideration all aspects of society: fashion, marketing, social media and even politics. The hue chosen as Colour of the Year has become increasingly influential in the vast world of design and brand marketing.

Read more on the Pantone website

Supporting the emotional wellbeing of Medical Photographers

Supporting the emotional wellbeing of Medical Photographers

Jayne Noctor, Head of Health Creatives gave a talk at the IMI conference about the subject of emotional support for Medical Photography staff. The talk reflected on the need for the introduction of debriefing sessions as an intervention tool to help photographers express, process and release mental trauma that they may experience in their working day.

The sessions aim to provide a healthy outlet to emotionally decompress, offsetting the need for further intervention and help to reduce sickness within the NHS.

Health Creatives Receive Awards at the IMI Conference 2019

Health Creatives Receive Awards at the IMI Conference 2019

The UCL Health Creatives team took home 13 awards at the Institute of Medical Illustrators Annual Conference 2019, held in Belfast. The Institute’s awards identify excellence in medical photography, healthcare design and clinical video.

Six silver and seven bronze were awarded to Health Creatives highlighting the quality of clinical photographs and healthcare design produced by the team.

Head of Department Jayne Noctor gave praise, saying “I am very proud of my staff, they work extremely hard and it is fantastic that they have been recognised for their work’.

British designer Paul Cocksedge transforming Finsbury Avenue Square with Please Be Seated

Celebrate all things design at London Design Festival 2019

As creatives we’re excited about future trends in design, and where better to discover them than London Design Festival. LDF sees designers, architects and creatives transform the city with a programme of Landmark Projects, Festival Commissions, installations, talks, workshops and partner events from 14-22 September 2019. You can see the full programme of events at the LDF website.

Wellcome Awards

Wellcome Awards 2017.

We are pleased to announce that one of our photographers (Susan Smart) was a winner at this year's Wellcome Image Awards. Susan submitted an image of a patient being treated by an eye doctor at a makeshift eye clinic in India. This image was taken while Susan was volunteering for the charity Unite For Sight. See more at: The Wellcome Image Awards website and a big well done to Susan!

Happy 50th Birthday Jayne

The Grand old' Duchess of Health Creatives

Jayne had a surprise visit from Robbie this morning to celebrate her 50th birthday and celebrated late into the night! Happy birthday Jayne from all at Health Creatives.

James Kerwin imagines the apocalypse

The end is nigh...

James Kerwin imagines the apocalypse in an abandoned building series. James travels all over the world to document forgotten buildings and locations. You can see some of these eerie and often thought provoking images over at Creative Boom

Lindlund Ruler

I may be short, but I'm still the ruler...

The Lindlund Ruler measures both the digital and physical worlds, "A ruler for the modern world created to bridge the gap between physical and digital". The rule measures inches and centimeters along its outer edges, pixels and picas along the narrow rectangle that cuts through its middle and they even thought to make a central cutout with iPhone and iPad screen measurements. So you can finally keep your early sketches to scale! The project is currently on Kickstarter.


What colours are your favorite brands using?

Want to know the colour palettes your favorite brands are using on their websites? Check out BrandColors which features the biggest collection of official brand color codes around. Brands such as Airbnb, Amazon, Facebook, Google, and many more.