Tagged: Drop Shadows

Drop (the) Shadows

When to use drop shadows
Drop shadows. They're a very common element in the world of graphic design. And they're very easy to implement, from the high-level design packages to software for beginners. As a result they get used a lot. The reasoning goes something like this: "I need to typeset a headline. There we go. I sure did pick a nice font. But it's not special enough. It's not eye catching. What can I do to give it some oomph? I know, I'll add a drop shadow! There we go. Now my headline pops and my layout looks designed." Look, Read More