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Popstamatic, pop art creator for the iPhone

Popstamatic is an art creator app for the iPhone which takes a normal photo and transforms it into Andy Warhol inspired pop art. With a retro, whimsical look and feel inspired by Warhol's work and his time period, the app uses a straight-forward flow to capture a photo from the camera (or use one that already exists on the device), automatically process it, allow user customization and finally save the resulting art on the device and share it with friends. Seemingly random, the irregular shapes of the UI match and connect with each-other to create an effervescent yet flowing user experience.

WikiNodes, a visual Wikipedia browser for the iPad

WikiNodes is a visual browser for Wikipedia on the iPad. Based on the SpicyNodes information mapping technology, the app displays articles as nodes that you can touch, drag, and spin around. The design challenge was to create an user interface (UI) that will allow users to explore Wikipedia content through the relations between articles and between different sections within an article, making information easier to assimilate, in a more engaging manner. The application maintains an unique visual style while hinting at the association with Wikipedia through the application icon.

Spring Ahead & Fall Back, an iPhone and iPad app

Spring Ahead & Fall Back is an app for iPhone and iPad that enables users to discover when and where Daylight Saving Time events take place, and when they should switch their clocks. The design makes use of stark contrast, subtle lighting effects, as well as seamless transitions to create a compelling and fluent user experience. An extensive set of unique icons and illustrations reinforces the distinctive look and feel of the app.

WebExhibits, 'Drafts' Exhibit

Launched in 1999, WebExhibits was one of the first online museums, and now receives over eight million visitors each year. The web site presents interactive exhibits covering science, technology, engineering, mathematics, humanities, and culture. Part of the WebExhibits online museum, the new 'Drafts' exhibit provides insight into the creative processes leading to exceptional works. The provided designs construct the metaphor of a creative person's desk and are adapted for delivery both on the web and as an Apple iPad app.

TapTheExpert iPhone App

TapTheExpert is an online service offering advice, in the form of quizzes and guides, on virtually any topic. Guides are delivered to the iPhone platform via the iPhone app, which provides an intuitive and coherent user experience, as a result of mapping and implementing common usage scenarios. The app is clearly branded as part of the TapTheExpert service through unique UI icons, art and most importantly, an expressive app icon that stands out on the springboard. The app complies with the Apple iPhone guidelines for design and interaction, ensuring a familiar user experience.

ColoRotate Photoshop Plugin

ColoRotate is a simple to use yet powerful color editor that allows intuitive control over individual colors as well as full palettes in a three-dimensional color space. As a compressed version of the ColoRotate online editor, the Photoshop plugin is just as powerful and even more versatile by integrating with the existing workflow of the user. In addition to the online version, the plugin is able to manipulate the Photoshop specific foreground and background colors. As the plugin interfaces with Photoshop features and functionalities, the UI was adapted to accomodate changes and additions.

ColoRotate Web Application

ColoRotate is a simple to use yet powerful color editor that allows intuitive control over individual colors as well as full palettes in a three-dimensional color space. The ColoRotate web application combines the universal availability of a web site with the power of a professional desktop application, providing comprehensive color and palette management on virtually any OS and device. The online editor uses intuitive concepts for controls, easily recognizable icons and flexible elements to create a fluid, uncluttered user experience without compromising on efficiency.

SpicyNodes Nodemap Editor

SpicyNodes is a visually engaging and interactive way for visitors to explore concept maps (such as a site map) and immediately access the information they need. The editor suite allows users to create, adjust and publish SpicyNodes information maps (nodemaps) in a four step flow covering details, content, presentation and preview. The process includes a simple to use content editor based on a tree metaphor and a powerful visual configurator allowing control over virtually every aspect of nodemap's look and behavior.

SpicyNodes iPhone App Prototype

SpicyNodes is a visually engaging and interactive way for visitors to explore concept maps (such as site maps) and immediately access the information they need. The prototype app design was conceived to deliver individual nodemaps as stand-alone apps for the iPhone. The UI follows Apple's recommendations for app design and common conventions, while also adapting to the particular aspects of using a SpicyNodes nodemap on a small touch screen device.