Posts by Simon Martin

Simon is a Brooklyn-based industrial designer and Managing Editor of EVD Media. When he finds the time to design, his focus is on helping startups develop branding and design solutions to realize their product design vision. In addition to his work at Nike and various other clients, he is the main reason anything gets done at EvD Media. He once wrestled an Alaskan alligator buzzard to the ground with his bare hands… to rescue Josh.
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From Page to Product: New DC Comics Action Figure Series Highlights the Design Process

2 days ago

In the case that the onslaught of superhero-themed movies coming out over the next few years isn’t enough to keep comic book fans busy, publishers including Marvel and DC Comics…

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MODO 901 is Set to Be Released Next Week on May 27th – Will Include MeshFusion

6 days ago

For just over a decade now, MODO has been defying expectations time and time again with their full-featured, all-in-one 3D modeling, animation and rendering package that’s been used by everybody…

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SolidSmack Sessions | Interview with Oru Kayak Founder and Designer Anton Willis

6 days ago

After moving to a small San Francisco apartment, architect Anton Willis was sadly forced to put his fiberglass kayak into storage. Aiming to solve the problem of kayak ownership in…

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Handmade | New BBC Series Documents the Challenges and Rewards of Crafting by Hand

6 days ago

Known for churning out television show classics including The Young Ones, Black Adder, Keeping Up Appearances, Mr. Bean and legions of others, the BBC is no stranger to when it…

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McNeel Gears Up to Officially Release Rhino 5 for Mac (Finally!!)

6 days ago

For many of those that count McNeel’s Rhino among the tools in their toolset (and there’s a lot of you), having a native Mac app without the need to run…

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New ExactFlat for Fusion 360 Streamlines the Path from CAD to Cutter via the Cloud

7 days ago

Since announcing that they would be bundling the premium features of Fusion 360 Ultimate into the significantly cheaper Fusion 360 offering, many in the CAD community have deemed Fusion 360…

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Curator Wants to Be Your Inspiring First Stop in the Creative Process

1 week ago

It’s no secret that tablets and smartphones have changed the way we gather inspiration images and formulate the beginning stages of a creative process. Whether its through their constant presence…

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Makerbook Is a New Directory for All of the Design Resources You Could Need

1 week ago

When it comes to the process of designing something – anything – in the 21st century, the internet is awash with millions of ‘resources’ that are both free and for…

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Google’s Innovative 30 Weeks Design Incubator Spawns Its First Hardware Design

1 week ago

Since it was unveiled almost exactly one year ago, Google’s NYC-based 30 Weeks: A Founders Program for Designers incubator has been nothing short of a success story that even established…