Title: The impa…

Title: The impact of digital technologies on graphic design practice.



Within my essay I will be looking at the the different ways that digital technologies have an impact on graphic design practice. I will be looking at a brief history about the concept of a

design method, how graphic designers work now compared to how they used to work before technology was available to them, designs created without computers, how the computer changed the industry, finding out wether computers really do speed things up? The people who played an important role in setting the principles of modern day graphic design, different peoples views on the change with technology & how new media and the internet has impacted graphic design. 



  1. How graphic designers used to work compared to how they work now
  2. A brief section on the concept of a design method
  3. How the computer changed the industry

    – Do computers really speed things up?

  1. The people who played an important part in setting the principles of modern day graphic design.
  2. Opinions of other people
  3. look at designs created without computers
  4. How internet & new media has impacted graphic design
  5. conclusion



The impact of new digital technology on the nature of graphic design the digital designer

 http://www.andrewkelsall.com/the-impact-of-new-digital-technology-on-the-nature-of-graphic-design-the-digital-designer/ [oct/2001]


How the mighty computer changed the industry

http://inspiredology.com/how-the-mighty-computer-changed-the-industry/ [10/01/2011]


How the internet has changed graphic design

http://www.ehow.com/about_5418496_internet-changed-graphic-design.html [2012]


How technology has changed creativity in the ad business

http://www.directcreative.com/how-technology-has-changed-creativity-in-the-ad-business.html [1995]


Technology in graphic design education http://www.uwsa.edu/ttt/articles/designed.htm [1995]


How computers have changed art & design http://mercury.tvu.ac.uk/~digides/mehrnoosh/2010/11/05/week-6-5112010/ [05/11/2010]


People who changed graphic design forever http://creativerepository.com/2009/11/09/10-people-who-changed-graphic-design-forever/ [9/11/2009]


Graphic design before the computer http://breezycreativedesign.com/2010/09/27/graphic-design-before-the-computer/ [27/11/2010]


Interview print and design before computers http://blog.psprint.com/printing/print-design-before-computers/ [24/11/2010]


The effects of graphic design on new media http://www.as8.it/edu/writing/GD494_thesis_karaca.pdf [2011]


What impact has the internet had on graphic design http://www.graphicmania.net/what-impact-has-the-internet-had-on-graphic-design/ [28/10/2010]


Design before computers ruled the universe http://www.webdesignerdepot.com/2012/02/design-before-computers-ruled-the-universe/ [2012]


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