Creative Tidbits #212: Taxes, freelance advice, History, football and more

by Fred Showker

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Creative tidbits is a column in DTG Magazine featuring creative inspiration This week we get some serious stuff, including some advice for freelancers (Do you pay taxes?) -- and how to get special Emmy awards for your video graphics! Well maybe. Don't forget, if you've seen something you'd like to share with DTG readers, just let us know.

  • Zaha Hadid, Gensler, and more, vying in Sunset Strip billboard competition
  • Sports Emmy® Award For ESPN Monday Night Football Graphics Package
  • Graphic revolution: How Poland redefined the art of poster design
  • The Freelancer's Essential Guide to Business and Taxes

Graphic revolution: How Poland redefined the art of poster design

Fred Showker's Creative Tidbits

Vibrant colours, check. Humour, check. Fantasy, check. If you have noticed any of these elements in a poster recently, then you have the Polish School of Posters to thank for it
      An exhibition shows the best of Polish graphic art: posters, books, vinyl covers that capture the nation’s cultural history
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Zaha Hadid, Gensler, and more, vying in Sunset Strip billboard competition

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The Sunset Strip, a 1.5 mile stretch of West Hollywood’s Sunset Boulevard, has established a reputation for eye-catching billboards.
      Attempting to magnify this, city authorities issued a formal Request for Proposals (RFP) for “The Sunset Strip Spectacular Pilot Creative Off-Site Advertising Sign” on 8775 Sunset Boulevard.
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ESPN and Big Block Win Sports Emmy® Award For ESPN Monday Night Football Graphics Package

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ESPN and production and design studio Big Block won a Sports Emmy® Award for Outstanding Post-Produced Graphic Design for Monday Night Football. In total, ESPN was honored with nine Sports Emmy® Awards out of an industry-leading 40 nominations.
     
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The Freelancer's Essential Guide to Business and Taxes

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The inexorable headwind that all freelancers face is instability. Working as an independent contractor on part-time projects or as a full-time freelancer for a Gig Economy startup will always carry a consistent level of risk of your next paycheck being smaller than the previous one.
      Therefore, this guide is here to provide a concise, yet comprehensive reality check, so that you are fully prepared to protect, build upon and succeed in this new freelance-centric economy.
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