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Palmer, Devan, and Chunk

We invited over some old neighbors to get some good photos of all of them together, especially their lovely pooch Chunk. Just look!

Chunk the dog with a huge smile
Such a genuine smile.
The monster catches many treats.
A monster tries to catch treats thrown in the air.
Palmer and Chunk
Palmer and Chunk together! 
Chunk Palmer Devan
The entire crew together.
Devan looking pretty
Devan looking pretty.

Published

Sep 21, 2020

Author

Steve Berry

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Design happens everywhere. We look at it and give you our critique.

By thinking critically about the design that exists around us - evaluating what works, what doesn’t and why - we can apply new perspectives and rigor to our work designing applications and systems and communicate more effectively through design.

Our observations range from big corporate rebrands to local business street fliers. With each, we’ve taken the time to break down the designs and offer our point of view via a ranking system modeled after the Robert Parker wine rating system.

The Rating System

Unsatisfactory: Does not achieve design or communication goals.
Satisfactory: Just enough, sufficient, fine or “sure.”
Good: It’s good.
Very Good: Better than most but not exceptional.
Exceptional: Unusually good, rare, outstanding.

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