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LOGOS + BRANDING + NAMING + STRATEGY

My name is Raja Sandhu and I am the enterprising Creative Officer & Founder of an award-winning global design agency based in Toronto. I work with all types of clients from start-ups to multi-nationals...and you.

 

I love to add value to businesses with their brand identity & logo design needs. This helps them grow, prosper and go public on NASDAQ.

 

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I create global brand identity systems ranging from simple logo design to complete visual identity programs. Below is a sampling of my best and not so best logo designs 2012 - 2000 as I transitioned from computer programming to communication design.

 

 

 

 

best logo design

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

INDUSTRY:

aviation


 


"I Can Fly" logo. This logo will be used by Wasinc for a program based in China that will enable the less fortunate to attain the skills to pilot an airplane. This will be a decal on a Boeing 777. How awesome is that?

That's me you see there in the logo

 

This logo was published in the I HEART LOGOS book and several other design annuals including LogoLounge

as well as a feature in Smashing Logo Design

 

INSPIRATION:


For once you have tasted flight you will walk the earth with your eyes turned skywards, for there you have been and there you will long to return.

-Leonardo da Vinci

 

 

   
   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

INDUSTRY:

interior design



INSPIRATION:


When I met with the great people at the firm, 2 things stuck out for me, their passion for fire and metal. It's what and how they make their great products. I tried to create a logo that would capture that in a pleasing way considering the harshness of the 2 elements.

 

 

   
   
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

INDUSTRY:

media, film, bollywood



INSPIRATION:


The Times of India® — Founded in 1838 is the biggest media company in India, circulating the best selling English newspaper in the world, along with other media channels in radio and TV. I was commissioned me to design the logo, trophy and statue for their inaugural film awards — TOIFA. They are Bollywood's equivalent of the Oscars™. I screened my documentary of the logo design process to the stars of the industry [ Shahrukh Khan, Abhishek Bachchan, Priyanka Chopra, Aishwarya Rai to name a few ]during the event to a live audience of 50 000, and later, millions worldwide when the event was telecast by SonyTV.

This project was a huge honor for my family and I — they also got to see what I actually do for a living.

 

 

 

   
   
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

INDUSTRY:

sports, atheletics association



INSPIRATION:


CCAA - Canadian Collegiate Athletics Association

 

Designed in partnership with iconic logo designer Bob Wolf, famous for creating the Bank of America, Lockheed Martin and Gillette logos.

 

See press release here:

 

 

   
   
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

INDUSTRY:

VOIP Technology



INSPIRATION:


Providing business-class global VOIP services.

 

NOVA meant 'an exploding star'. I tried to get snapshot of I thought that would look like, with the letter N formed in the negative space of the logo.

 

 

   
   
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

INDUSTRY:

Mobile Media



INSPIRATION:


'Changing how the world consumes media'

Polar Mobile, founded in 2007 by Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year, Kunal Gupta — is a Toronto based mobile web development company.

 

Working with Kunal and their great team, I was retained for corporate and product rebranding which gained recognition on BrandNew the leading site for opinions on corporate brand identity work.

 

 

   
   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

INDUSTRY:

architecture



Architecture logo -

The Ikon Tower will be the most prestigious office tower in Northern Cyprus and an 'iconic landmark'.

www.ikontower.com

 

INSPIRATION:


I took one look at the blueprints and decided to use the simple shape of the beautiful bulding to house the IKON lettering.

 

   
   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

INDUSTRY:

education



Blue Volt 'Extend learning with a branded Leanring Management System, courses, webcasts and videos.'

 

BlueVolt has delivered over one million online courses.


INSPIRATION:

'Hands On' approach, softening up a tough-guy industry. Letter combination of B and V.

 

   
   

 

 

 

 

 

 


INDUSTRY:

acting


HolyWood Acting Studio Los Angeles based acting school founded by talented actor/producer, Eduardo Verásteguir, famous for the movie Bella.


INSPIRATION:


I had a vision of an angel bowing gracefully after a stage performance so I captured it. Eduardo got the image on his BlackBerry and loved it instantly.

 

   
   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

INDUSTRY:

education



MyEducation®

'MyEducation Global Limited (trading as MyEducation®) is developing innovative approaches to meet the needs of UK and international students and educational institutions...'


INSPIRATION:

 

We wanted an iconic M that would serve as clever as it would memorable. The concept utilizes --loosely --the letters M and Y to create a hand holding a book.

"A good book has no ending.

~R.D. Cumming"

 

 

   
   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

INDUSTRY:

entertainemnt



Illusionz Wine Bar

A cool new night club under development.

 

This logo won the International Wolda Logo Award for Best of Canada.

 

See press release.

See more here.


INSPIRATION:


Some people see 2 wine glasses, some people see 3 wine bottles. Drink all the above and who knows what you'll see.

 

   
   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

INDUSTRY:

TV Network



FX TV Networks

Owned by 21st Century FOX©, the FX cable TV network is known for shows like It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia, Louie Ck's 'Louie' and Sons of Anarchy. The launch of FXX an extended network required some new logo concepts that retained the current FX logo. I was asked to create some ideas.


INSPIRATION:


I worked with the brilliant design and advertising agency in New York, Barker+DZP to work on logo variations for the new FXX channel. And oh yeah, Louis CK, the funniest comedian around, ever.

 

   
   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

INDUSTRY:

wellness



Peaceful Healings

Energy healing including Reiki. Animal healing and wellness. See more of this logo and brand identity


INSPIRATION:


"The greatness of a nation and its moral progress can be judged by the way in which its animals are treated"

- Mahatma Gandhi

 

   
   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

INDUSTRY:

internet security



NetMonastery - Real Time Network Attack Monitoring

 

See Logo Design Process here to visualize the level of thought and detail that is involved.

 

 

WithFortune 500 and global clients like the Bank of India, Netmonastery delivers technology to monitor the threat landscape around critical assets of your orgnaization.


INSPIRATION:


The emblem of India being the lion, I was drawn to the allure of certain characteristics of this big cat, the mane of the lion was used as stop sign signalling alert. I wanted to capture a look of menacing certainty that would win any staring contest but at the same time would not invoke fear.

 

   
   

 

 

 

 

 

INDUSTRY:

health



KelDoc ( Which Doc?) - A French website that makes it easy to find doctors and make an appointment.

 

Based in Paris, France, this startup is filling a much required need in the area.


INSPIRATION:


It's natural to think of the very recognizable medical cross symbol when you think of health/medical care. Using that is a springboard, I wanted to add a doctor with a stethoscope for strong recall. But the question was, how to make this a little more clever?

 

The KelDoc logo was featured as Logo of the Day

 

This logo was also on the front page of LogoPond - Identity Inspiration

   
   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

INDUSTRY:

mobile



Grasshopper - A virtual phone system designed for entrepreneurs

 

With over 100,000 customers, Grasshopper has been featured in the Wall Street Journal , Fast Company, and CNN


INSPIRATION:


It was a great moment when Siamak Taghaddos -- one of the 30 Most Influential Young Entrepreneurs of 2011 -- called me and introduced his service. It was a greater moment when I told him I was already a happy cutomer.

 

   
   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

INDUSTRY:

technology



Afuze Technology

Toronto IT firm with focus on centralizing 'fusing' technologies. See snapshot of logo construction grid which was part of the style guide manual that I created. This logo was designed in colabboration with one of the best brand designers - MikeRock.co.


INSPIRATION:


Liquid metal was mentioned a few times. The properties of the element Mercury seemed to fit the essence of thier key message.

 

 

   
   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

INDUSTRY:

finance



Isenguard Investent Group

Logo designed for high-scale investment firm. They selected another one of my concepts for their web site.


INSPIRATION:


In case you don't know, my middle name is Lion, literally.

 

 

   
   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

INDUSTRY:

music



No Shame Records

New York City Record label - the name says it all so the logo didn't have to.


INSPIRATION:


Anarchy

 

 

   
   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

INDUSTRY:

data



Logo designed in 2005 for online storage company no longer in business.


INSPIRATION:


colorful cubic straight jacket!

 

   
   

 

INDUSTRY:

fashion



Fashion week, down unda'

 

Featured on Designing Successful Corporate Logos

 

INSPIRATION:


Kangaroo with style.

logo will be featured in LogoLounge3

   
   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

INDUSTRY:

restaurant



Mangia Pasta Bar


INSPIRATION:


This noodle was sitting on my desk and it looked like the letter M to me.

 

   
   
citycliq

INDUSTRY:

advertising



CityCliq.com goes beyond traditional Yellow Pages advertising to help you reach more customers.

 

Logo featured in Great Logos With Smart Concepts


INSPIRATION:


The cursor when hovering over a link. I chopped it in half and Voila, a city was born. Click!

 

   
   
best logo

INDUSTRY:

textile



Americos is an innovative company developing high quality textile auxiliaries, garment wash chemicals, finishing chemicals, auxiliaries, smart colorants, dyestuffs, and enzymes. It is headquartered at Ahmedabad, a leading textile city of Gujarat and the denim capital of India. Americos has a regional office at New Delhi and a dealer network spread all over the world wotking with Armani, Versace, Hugo Boss and many more.

 

Logo featured on front page of the LogoPond Logo Gallery

 

See some logo deisgn process snap shots


INSPIRATION:


A unique request was to have this logo 'point' north east and retain the colour red - yet keep a 'western' style image. Using polygons I created this crystal-like 'A'.

 

   
 
 

INDUSTRY:

motivation



Personafire - motivational coaching service.


INSPIRATION:


The 'personfication' of flame to man.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

     
   

INDUSTRY:

city branding



Proposed to the new I.T city of Alatau in Kazakhstan.

 

This logo was mentioned here Design Successful Logos

 

INSPIRATION:


An organic looking abstract fibre representation of hills that at the same time conveyed growth.

 

   
   

INDUSTRY:

retail software


 

 

This design was created in 2004. The business has since shut down. Some say the logo's influence has gone far.

 

Here's what I said

 

INSPIRATION:

After creating the name, I toyed with the M and L letter forms and came up with this cube like icon. The L is in blue. This is a web version of the logo

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logo will be featured in LogoLounge3

   
   

INDUSTRY:

health



Performance enhancement for athletes. Product in development.


INSPIRATION:


cobras in unison, slithering, muscle fibre, flames. motion captured

 

   
   

 

 

 

 

 

 

INDUSTRY:

fitness



Xanadu - Canada's newest health club experience

 

This logo won best of 2007 at plainBeta

 


INSPIRATION:


energetic grace, embodied with the universe

 

   
   

 

 

INDUSTRY:

software



Created for the great people at Jive Software. You can see a blog entry about the logo evolution here.


INSPIRATION:


The C letterform serves as a thumb and finger capturing clear space.

 

   
   

 

INDUSTRY:

cloud technology



MuleSoft™ is the #1 integration platform for cloud and enterprise. Clients include GE, Boeing, Starbucks, Cisco and Verizon.

 

This rebranding included a name change from the previous handle, MuleSource. It was important the image of the mule from the old logo be carried into the new logo. If you look hard enough, you might see the top of his head and ears.


INSPIRATION:


A nice ass

 

   

 

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INDUSTRY:

software



Jivespace was the developer community for Clearspace which has now become the Jive Community


INSPIRATION:


As an homage to the clearspace logo,this mark stylized a 'big bang' around a C. This logo was designed in partnership with an awesome logo designer known as Nido

 

   
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index Jive Software logo

INDUSTRY:

technology



Jive Jive Software is the global leader in Social Business Software. This reberanding was featured in Entrepreneur Magazine . In December 2012, Jive Software had an IPO. See here on Forbes


INSPIRATION:


Collaboration - Zoooom!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
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index XMPP logo

INDUSTRY:

internet



Google Sponsored XMPP Formerly known as Jabber is the Extensible Messaging and Presence Protocol (XMPP), an open technology for real-time communication, which powers a wide range of apps including Facebook Chat , Google Talk


INSPIRATION:

 

I cant come up with anything Xcellent to write yet...

 

   

 

 

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INDUSTRY:

finance


 

Wikinvest.com


Wikinvest wants to make investing easier by creating the world's best source of investment information and investment tools. They provide stock charts to Forbes

 

Wikinvest was amongst Time Magazines' '50 Best Websites 2012'


INSPIRATION:


show me da' money!

 

   

 

 

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index machead logo

 

INDUSTRY:

App Design


 

MACHEAD.com - consultants of Apple(MAC) systems who also offer cost-effective iPhone App development.

 

INSPIRATION:

 

Hmm.. what keeps the doctor away?

 

   
   

INDUSTRY:

fashion


 

Identity for a clothing business I am starting up.

 

INSPIRATION:

 

an elegant roar

 

   
   

 

 

 

INDUSTRY:

iPhone App


 

Vivino - an iPhone App Logo featured on Forbes

 

INSPIRATION:

 

Stumbling home late one night with my head down, I noticed this brilliant pattern on a paved driveway, too bad it was the wrong house.

 

   
   

 

INDUSTRY:

beverage


 

INSPIRATION:

 

Is the glass half empty? Who cares, pour the wine!

 

This logo has had quite the journey, some of it can be seen here at Logopond where it has gone on to have over 25,000 views.

 

The Bistro ogo was also mentioned on Creative Pro in an article titled "..experts discuss what goes into designing a logo.." next to the Google logo.

 

   
   

 

INDUSTRY:

technology


 

IgniteRealtime is the community site for the users and developers of Jive Software's open source Real Time Communications projects.

 

INSPIRATION:

 

Connecting radiant hotspots, the doppler effect, sonar, you get the point.

 

   
   

 

INDUSTRY:

electronics


 

Trinvo - TRanslation INto VOice - An electronic translation device.

 

 

This logo was also mentioned on Creative Pro in an article titled "..experts discuss what goes into designing a logo.." next to the FedEx logo.

 

INSPIRATION:

 

Toying with the sound and shape of the letters T and V, I formed an icon that appears to be in translation.

 

   
   

 

INDUSTRY:

telecom


 

SignalCom - Voice and Data communications.

 

INSPIRATION:

 

around every corner of the world

 

   
   

 

INDUSTRY:

telecom


 

This mark was created for 2Talk, a new VOIP company.

 

INSPIRATION:

 

I got inspired as I was twirling the phone cord around my finger while speaking with the client.

 

   
   

 

INDUSTRY:

telecom


 

Qualcomm (NASDAQ: QCOM), a global telecommunications giant, launched Media Flo as a mobile service. CEO Paul Jacobs later wanted to pull the service as seen on Business Insider

 

INSPIRATION:

 

;)

 

   
   

 

INDUSTRY:

designer brand identity


 

Designed in 2003, this is my personal logo as a designer identity. I have it as a tattoo on my arm. See it featuered here in Your Logo: Think of it Like a Tattoo for Your Business

 

The Raja Logo was featured in Top 20 Talented Logo Designers

 

INSPIRATION:

 

It took me three years to create something that I was satisfied with and felt represented me. The concept here is using one shape to create the letters 'r', 'a', 'j', and 'a' again (raja - my name) in a maze type of structure. You can see it animated here, on my friend Nirmal's website . This logo is also published in LogoLounge 3 and was featured in a many more worldwide publications. The design came to me intuitively but has a resemblanc to patterns seen in ancient indian art work. This type of motif was eventually coined the Greek Key and in recent years, used by Versace. I was selling clothing with the 'Raja' logo on it since 2003. Hmmm...

 

   
   

 

INDUSTRY:

sports gaming


 

online gaming and sports betting

 

INSPIRATION:

 

Q and P letterforms combined to create an arrow. A HIDDEN ARROW!

 

   
   

 

 

INDUSTRY:

sports


 

Ultimatennis - tennis league

 

INSPIRATION:

 

Tennis ball

I got this idea while thinking about a tennis ball. If you look carefully, you can see a 'U' (for Ulitimate) and a 'T' (for tennis).

   
   

 

 

INDUSTRY:

fashion


 

Fair Indigo - Clothing

 

This logo was featured in Five Great Monogram Logo Designs

 

INSPIRATION:

 

Duality.

There is more to this logo than at first appears. If you look at the 'white' areas, you can see a 3 dimensional 'F' and a 3D block type lowercase 'i'.

 

Here are some more concepts that were presented to the client. These were inspired by the character 'F' and an open hand, to suggest giving, fairness.

   
   

 

INDUSTRY:

paper


 

 

online paper items

 

INSPIRATION:

 

'b' and 'p' to hint at paper shopping bag.

This logo will also be published in the new Logo Masters book by Rockport

 

   
   

 

INDUSTRY:

entertainemnt


 

Spoiled Rotten Ent.

 

INSPIRATION:

 

Grime

logo will be featured in LogoLounge3

   
   

 

INDUSTRY:

video


 

Video and Photo Sharing

 

INSPIRATION:

 

The combination of the letters V and S.

   
   

 

INDUSTRY:

business


 

First Rate Logo. Document handling company.

 

This logo was featured in Five Great Monogram Logo Designs

 

INSPIRATION:

 

F-R monogram, digitized

 

logo will be featured in LogoLounge3

 
   

 

INDUSTRY:

toys and games


 

Online retailer of innovative products.

 

INSPIRATION:

 

Using the WhimsyTT typeface, I combined the letters in LUDOS to form this character. LUDOS means "games" in Latin. I used the letters below to make the face.

   
   

 

INDUSTRY:

home security


 

The most innovative access control, hi-definition surveillance, fire, and security systems available.

 

Securex

 

INSPIRATION:

 

Chain link security

 

 

   
   

 

INDUSTRY:

music


 

Proposed concept for Grammy award winning singer Norah Jones.

 

This won Logo of the Day

 

INSPIRATION:

 

Dichotomy. The initials N and J are twined in an impossible linkage.

M.C. Escher

   
   

 

 

INDUSTRY:

productivity


 

A personal project that has gained global attention in the design community before I could even finish it because of this little fish! Now this design has been publisjhed in 10 international design books.

 

INSPIRATION:

 

a fish, on fire, what else?

 

   
   

 

 

INDUSTRY:

landscaping


 

Lawn care business.

 

INSPIRATION:

 

Using the A shape I used the inside to suggest a tree or bush. I added 2 more to create a landscape. Client wanted a contemporary look.

   
   

 

INDUSTRY:

technology


 

FIDO computers. Winner of Logo of the Year 2008

 

INSPIRATION:

 

Good to the bone.

   
   

 

INDUSTRY:

education


 

State University of New York, online education.

 

INSPIRATION:

 

Empowered individual traveling forward, in touch with the world ahead of him riding on the magic pillar of knowledge.

   
   

 

INDUSTRY:

telecom


 

new VOIP service provider

 

INSPIRATION:

 

natural blends

   
   

 

INDUSTRY:

finance loans


 

Lending group.

 

INSPIRATION:

 

freedom, flight, laying in a hammock.

   
   

 

INDUSTRY:

design


 

proposed to a web design firm in the UK

 

INSPIRATION:

 

This personified line character is looking back in angst at the artist who is drawing him and telling him to continue drawing the line so he may carry on walking.

I remember seeing something like this when I was a kid.

   
   

 

INDUSTRY:

electronics


 

Creator of video capture devices. First concept, still in progress.

 

INSPIRATION:

 

RGB, graduates.

   
   

 

INDUSTRY:

social media


 

chinese networking site

 

INSPIRATION:

 

Rising Sun - 9 fingers.

   
   

 

INDUSTRY:

photography


 

You Photography - Logo proposal

 

INSPIRATION:

 

This figure was created using the lletter forms, Y, O, and U from the Herculanum typeface.

   
   

 

All art is but imitation of nature.
—Lucius Annaeus Seneca

 

INDUSTRY:

design


 

New Media design firm

 

INSPIRATION:

 

Watching a high-wire performance. Arms out. Perfect balance. Movement in stillness.

 

   
   

 

INDUSTRY:

construction


 

Foley Products (concrete fill)

 

INSPIRATION:

 

you should be able to see the letters F-I-L-L in that cement block

   
   

 

INDUSTRY:

security


 

Sting Security ( London, UK)

 

INSPIRATION:

 

Ouch.

Had to suggest some pain :)

thought this would look good on a bouncer's black t-shirt

   
   

 

INDUSTRY:

photography


 

Photo-Sharing and storage.

 

INSPIRATION:

 

:)

   
   

 

INDUSTRY:

writing


 

Ghostwriting services

 

INSPIRATION:

 

Using a paper corner, I attached a paper clip and formed a G

The creative urge is the demon that will not accept anything second rate.
—Agnes De Mille
 
   

 

INDUSTRY:

consulting


 

Michael Roth Logo - Independent consultant.

 

Main Feature in Logos of Character M

 

This logo is published in the LogoLoune Master Library

 

INSPIRATION:

I don't know, Mr.

 

 

   

 

INDUSTRY:

technology


 

Virtual 3D Imaging company.

 

INSPIRATION:

 

A block letter 'I', immersed below a glass floor.

   
   

 

INDUSTRY:

sports


 

Impossible Is Nothing - IIN

 

INSPIRATION:

 

an impossible object

Escher

 

 

   
   

 

INDUSTRY:

design


 

blue fire design group

 

INSPIRATION:

 

paint brush tip, smoking, bound, yet unbound. The letters B and F, twined.

 

man, that's a lot of fire logos

   
   

 

INDUSTRY:

writing


 

same as above

 

INSPIRATION:

 

These were some other proposals for GhostWork...

   
   

 

INDUSTRY:

health


 

Restorative Health Center for Intergrative Medicine

 

INSPIRATION:

 

Wellness, the union of mind, body and spirit. the Lotus plant.

 

   
   

 

INDUSTRY:

gold


 

Distributor of gold products

 

INSPIRATION:

 

The letters H, G and D were combined to create this mark. The H can be seen in the negative space.

 

   
   

 

INDUSTRY:

health


 

Male "enhancement" gel, concept presented.

 

INSPIRATION:

 

hmm, I don't really want to say I was inspired now do I?

This logo gets honorable mention at B3ta.com

Here are the Phallic Logo Awards. LOL

This logo will also be published in the new Logo Masters book by Rockport

 

   
   

 

INDUSTRY:

finance


 

EdgePoint trademarked logo

EdgePoint Wealth Management Inc. is an independent employee-owned investment management firm based in Toronto.

 

INSPIRATION:

 

This logo reads the same when inverted. This unique aspect is reflective of the EdgePoint creed.

This is an ambigram.

logo will be featured in LogoLounge3

Sell your cleverness and buy bewilderment.
—Jalal ud-Din Rumi
 
   

 

INDUSTRY:

creative


 

bunk design

 

INSPIRATION:

 

bunk bed

this logo reads the same when inverted, another ambigram

   
   

 

INDUSTRY:

design


 

New media firm

 

INSPIRATION:

 

An Igloo is a house made from water. Quietly, remotely, radiating.
   
   

 

 

INDUSTRY:

insurance


 

An inter-office project for an insurance

company.

 

INSPIRATION:

 

using a quotation mark, I suggested the end of one of those old telephone handsets.

   
   

 

INDUSTRY:

music


 

New Hip-Hop group created by number #1 billboard band, Next

 

INSPIRATION:

 

G and D and Bling.

   
   

 

INDUSTRY:

finance


 

Virginia US, based escrow business

 

INSPIRATION:

 

Big things
   
   

 

INDUSTRY:

tech


 

Beyond Networks.

 

INSPIRATION:

 

some gizmo from space (beyond me)

   
   

 

INDUSTRY:

TV


 

ETFI, broadcasting organization.

 

INSPIRATION:

 

F-I in E-T

   
   

 

INDUSTRY:

design agency


 

Online design firm

 

INSPIRATION:

 

Something that would look good on the side of an airplane.

Morphs of the letterforms D and O.

 

   
   

 

INDUSTRY:

animation


 

StudioZ Imagery - Animation studio

 

INSPIRATION:

 

Client asked me for "Something magical".

I thought, hey, how about a floating wizard :)

 

 

When everyone thinks alike, no one is doing very much thinking.
—Roger von Oech
 
   

 

INDUSTRY:

design


 

LOGOED. Upcoming web site for logo design inspiration.

 

INSPIRATION:

 

Nike, Lucent, General Mills, Microsoft, Disney. Pop-culture.

All copyrights are retained by the respective companies.

 

   
   

 

INDUSTRY:

finance


 

Financial Services

 

INSPIRATION:

 

A merger of the 'm' and 'c' letterforms.

   
   

 

INDUSTRY:

music


 

Singer: Ashley-The music

 

INSPIRATION:

 

Eh?

 

 

   
   

 

INDUSTRY:

construction


 

Concrete & Steel construction/engineering company. Tag=Go With The Flow

 

INSPIRATION:

 

Metal, concrete, flow and elegance. Water-saw. Engraved S

   
   

 

INDUSTRY:

landscaping


 

JCK Landscaping co.

 

INSPIRATION:

 

Arranging the letters J C K from the Danube typeface, I formed this fella with the spade.

 

 

The only dumb question is the question that you don’t ask.
—Paul MacCready

 

 
   

 

INDUSTRY:

software


 

X365 software is a small software co.

 

INSPIRATION:

 

An embedded "X" in 365, negative space. This is the first logo I ever designed.

   
   

 

INDUSTRY:

import export


 

Hapy - Egyptian God.

Hapy Imports Ltd.

 

INSPIRATION:

 

This logo design is an ambigram and was meant to work even if flipped 180 degrees. Go ahead, turn your head sideways and read it backwards

 

 

 

 

Art is a technique of communication. The image is the most complete technique of all communication.
—Claus Oldenburg
 
   

 

INDUSTRY:

fashion


 

Clothing label

 

INSPIRATION:

 

retro boogie

 

 

   
   

 

INDUSTRY:

retail


 

PC hardware retailer. Proposed design.

 

INSPIRATION:

 

buttons and little people. All things "techy".

 

   
   

 

INDUSTRY:

outdoor


 

Landscaping company

 

INSPIRATION:

 

A's and V's. Mountains.

   
   

 

INDUSTRY:

productivity


 

A personal business venture of mine.

 

INSPIRATION:

 

I saw that Q and thought of, well, a thought bubble - to communicate. Then I said, "hey, what a cool name for a business"

the domain name was available so I picked it up.

 

There is nothing worse than a brilliant image of a fuzzy concept.
—Ansel Adams
 
   

 

INDUSTRY:

home improvement


 

Interior Design Company

 

INSPIRATION:

 

Turquoise. Arrows, the number 4.

   
   

 

INDUSTRY:

technology


 

Data management.

 

INSPIRATION:

 

Lab chemicals, something brewing, I hear sounds when I look at this logo, bubbly ones :)

 

   
   

 

INDUSTRY:

finance


 

Foreign exchange house.

 

INSPIRATION:

 

Internationalism. Flags. Money.

   
   

 

INDUSTRY:

design


 

Creative firm.

 

INSPIRATION:

 

Light bulb (Idea) Bomb.

Someone jacked this domain from me as well, stole the logo concept too, www.ideabomb.com

   
   

 

INDUSTRY:

fiannce


 

Mortgage group

 

INSPIRATION:

 

Gracefully big. Corporate look yet neighborly feel. P-M. duality, again.

We can’t take any credit for our talents. It’s how we use them that counts.
—Madeleine L’Engle
 
   

 

INDUSTRY:

audio


 

ROOP - retailer of home stereo equipment

 

INSPIRATION:

 

boom boom boom boom

 

   
   

 

INDUSTRY:

internet


 

Racks

 

INSPIRATION:

 

Resonance

   
   

 

INDUSTRY:

fitness


 

Contest winner. Fitness equipment.

 

INSPIRATION:

   
   

 

INDUSTRY:

automotive


 

Carpages.ca, car sales online. Visit site

 

INSPIRATION:

 

Rubber.

 

   
   

 

INDUSTRY:

tech


 

concept presented to high-tech firm

 

 

   
   

 

INDUSTRY:

consulting


 

consulting firm

 

INSPIRATION:

 

A-S monogram icon

 

   
 

Thank you so much to all those who had left many kind words. Due to system overload, I had to disable the commenting feature.


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