Frontend UI/View Map
Years ago, I was learning about Tiles & Struts as we were transitioning to it from a very old system (Vignette). We got to tweak stuff, as well as create from the ground up. With this project, I recall using Blueprint CSS for the first time in a production stage. But that’s for another story, for another time.
The Right Way to Take Videos?
There has been a disturbance in the Force lately. People have been shooting videos on their mobile phones… in portrait mode!
“ill-ocano” — An Adobe Illustrator Warmup
I’ve been doing some experimentation with Adobe Edge this past week since it’s preview release on Monday. I figure to have a break, and do some exercises with Adobe Illustrator. Hence, the above: “ill-ocano”.
The Ilocano or Ilokano people are the third largest Filipino ethnolinguistic group. Aside from being referred to as Ilocanos, from “i”-from, and “looc”-bay, they also refer to themselves as Samtoy, from the Ilocano phrase “sao mi ditoy”, meaning ‘our language here.’ The word “Ilocano” came from the word “Iloco” or “Yloco.“1
Yes, it looks like the spelling is off, but the explanation of why it is so and the exercise is right after the jump.
TPWB@LA Shirts are Here!
After nearly a year since it was doodled and set in Adobe Illustrator, I finally got the huevos to just do it and get them screen-printed. The first batch were done on Purple tees. It felt the text had more pop on that as well.
Here’s a quick snap of the front: