Ian Rose is a designer living & working in New York City.
NBC News Special: A century after the “Spanish flu” pandemic of 1918 left millions dead, this season has been one of the worst in a decade.
NBC News special: Devastating natural disasters, the first year of the Trump administration, a total solar eclipse, and the worst mass shooting in modern U.S. history.
NBC News special: The people of Black Mesa, Arizona, fear the loss of jobs if a power plant and coal mine close, but also expect their health and environment to improve.
NBC News special that tells the stories of the Deal Island locals and their fight with the rising sea level destroying their homes. The peninsula is expecting and preparing for future disasters.
TODAY special that tells the stories from Generation Z, the first wave to enter adulthood following President Trump’s election.
NBC News special that tells the story about the status of the Irish border, which was a flashpoint during the 30-year conflict known as “The Troubles,” threatens to derail Brexit talks.
NBC News special: Narrower seats, emotional support animals, cabin class divides and overhead departments galore. An odd new era in air travel has some Americans tweeting mad.
NBC News special: America’s justice system runs on the exchange of money for freedom. Some say that’s unfair. But can data fix it?
NBC News special that tells the stories of six men and women coping after traumas suffered from Iraq to the streets of Chicago.
NBC News special that shows the lives of doctors and nurses in a small hospital in Kabul.
A NBC News special that takes an inside look at the voters who took over the Republican party.
An experience for the twelve-episode documentary series from the producers of Dateline NBC.
NBC News special that covers a planned pipeline in the Big Bend region of Texas and its affect on the communities.
A modern news aggregator that combines ‘topic relevance’ and ‘social trends’ to recommend the best stories.
A CSS preprocessor toolkit that helps set type and elements in Ems with modular scale, vertical rhythm, and responsive ratio based headlines.
Joule Solar Energy needed a consumer facing website that worked across devices to attract new customers and provide resources for current customers.
Using the Metalsmith FileData plugin to create critical styles from compiled Sass.
The CSS text rendering property is a mixed bag. On initial pass it seems to be an obvious choice for improving type on the web.
While building with Hexo I came across a need to get all the posts by a specific category and render them through a specific partial.
At work I’ve been cranking on a prototype. I decided to give a Typesettings a go in more of a production setting that required designing in the browser.
How to get a GitHub hosted project site to 301 redirect to a custom domain name using CloudFlare.
Setting type using modular scale and maintaining vertical rhythm is not a new topic. There are so many great tools and articles out there that help designers do these things. However I couldn’t find exactly what I was looking for.