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Inspiration: Innovative Architecture

March 13, 2014

At ImageThink, we loving pulling creative graphic recording inspiration from unexpected places. That’s why we recently were tickled to see innovative architects propose a creative architectural solution to incorporating greenspace with vertical space! Companies like Unusualgreen plant over 1,400 square meters of vegetation at a time to build a hydroponic vertical gardens. Native grasses, herbs and flowers can be chosen to cloak structures. This eco-friendly cladding increases the insulation of the building by 270%. This green architecture contributes to massive energy savings, fosters an environmentally conscious spirit, and helps in regulating indoor atmospheres as well.   Another example of innovation in Architectural […]

How to Storyboard for Creative Ideation

How to Storyboard for Creative Ideation

July 16, 2013

Storyboards have become common in corporate conference rooms today in many forms, but where did storyboarding as business tool come from? It turns out that storyboarding as we know it originated in the animation studio of Walt Disney in the late 1920’s. Soon the practice began to spread to other film and animation studios. The practice grew and writer and art curator, Annette Micheloson, considers the 1940s to present the period in which “production design has been largely characterized by adoption of the storyboard.” Today, businesses utilize storyboarding to facilitate group brainstorming and communication. By having a large, physical canvas on which […]