Storytelling graphics design

By Florie Lyn Masarate

With the boom of the information superhighway in today’s world, more and more people are relying on the internet for information, assistance and entertainment. People now can work at their home, in front of a computer, not anymore needing to travel from place to place to acquire data and go about scheduled tasks.

In answer to this need, businesses, big and small alike, turned to websites to conduct and advertise their businesses. These websites make it easy for others to gain access to information with the use of a computer. Information at the tips of the fingertips. The contents are what make these sites a valuable tool. But people being judgmental, the first impressions are the one that always lasts.

The first thing people see are the visuals that are laid out in front of them. Some people tend to judge from just seeing. So from the first glance, they already identify what is interesting and what is not. That is why graphic designs were created.

Graphic designs are the first things you see in prints, whether on the web or in paper. It is the layout, the colors, or the drawings. They tend to be as colorful, as artistic and as creative as possible. Depending on the requirements of the customer, graphic designs ranged from simple lively drawings to 3D animation types. These are the works of creative minds trying do unique and more ultra-modern concepts that enhances advertisements, media and businesses alike. It is no wonder that all throughout the years, as graphic designs take on new styles, the need for them increases. What people cannot put in words, they put into visuals.

People tend to relate drawings with meanings, with words. When they see something, a description comes to mind. Then the flow of ideas and thoughts follow. These are one of the purposes of graphic designs. They focus on giving people the idea but not the subject. With their works, they let the minds do the thinking for themselves. They just served as triggers to let ideas and thoughts out.

The companies or the owner tells clients their ideas through graphic designs. Sometimes, they go way beyond what the people wanted to know. Adding new knowledge in the process of answering their queries.

In the modern world of today, making use of graphic designs may be a step into a new kind of information technology that is successful and will continue to be so. In the continuous demands of the people today, who knows what they will think of next.

About the author:
Florie Lyn Masarate got her first article printed in the school newsletter in the third grade. Her hobbies include reading any book she can get her hands on.


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