Our first .graphics domain is, of course, Bauer.Graphics

Welcome to http://Bauer.Graphics

Yes! You can now enter the domain “bauer.graphics” into your URL bar and it will take you directly to our site. The future is now, baby!

So, why are we making such a fuss about losing a simple “.com”? Well, it all started earlier this year when the first round of new domain extensions (also called new “top-level domains”) began to pop up around the interwebs. A top-level domain (TLD or... Read more »


Finding Portland, by Uncage the Soul, shows why we love our PDX

Finding Portland was produced, shot, and edited in 51 days for TEDx here in Portland, Oregon. Filmed during the month of April in Portland and the Columbia Gorge, this time-lapse piece, comprised of 308,829 photographs, was taken from over 50 unique locations including Portland Timbers season opening soccer game, the top of the Fremont Bridge, the Oneonta Gorge and more.

Finding Portland from Uncage the Soul Productions on Vimeo.


Neil Brown (HOW Magazine) with 6 suggestions on staying relevant

Creativity is like karate: without the constant applied heat of input or fuel, our creativity cools and reactions to our work go from “Wow!” to “Mmm, nice.”

– Neil Brown – Creative Director

Last week’s HOW Magazine newsletter came along with a piece from Neil Brown that talked about how easily your creative muscle can atrophy when working in the in-house creative environment. When restricted to working with the same quick turn set... Read more »


Royal Mail celebrates Graphic Designer, Abram Games

Abram Games (July 29, 1914 – August 27, 1996) was born the same year as Paul Rand and died the same year too. (August 15, 1914 – November 26, 1996). Now he is commemorated in a stamp issued by the Royal Mail.

Royal Mail celebrates a selection of remarkable individuals from the realms of sport, design, economics, heroism and the arts with the ‘Remarkable Lives’ stamp issue. Completing the issue is pioneering graphic designer... Read more »

Nine tips for keeping yourself employable – The LaddersWhat would you do if you got fired today?

We’ve been receiving emails from Marc Cenedella, CEO & Founder at The Ladders for a while now and he always has some relevant and sage advice for how best to approach looking for work and opportunities in the new economy. Today’s message was about being prescient and proactive in looking for your next employer so we thought that we’d share his email with the Bauer Graphics community. Enjoy!

Nine tips for insuring against unemployment... Read more »


Bauer Graphics at the Wild Canyon Games!

This past weekend, Bauer Graphics attended the Wild Canyon Games at the Washington Family Ranch here in Central Oregon.  The Wild Canyon Games (WCG) is described as “the ultimate team based adventure race competition” and after this weekend the only adjective we’d add is ‘punishing’.   For three days the team at Bauer Graphics was pushed to the physical edge.   Afterwards, the only emotion we have to describe our feelings is one of gratitude.

The 2011... Read more »


Dear everyone,

I’ve been spending a lot of time going through the Bauer Graphics blog as we prepare for our official-grand-re-launch of the site in April. Bauer Graphics has had a blog going for over five years and in that time there has been a few posts talking about personal exploration and others dealing with overcoming everyday workplace adversity. I wanted to share a few blog posts with you that sum up the atmosphere and philosophy of... Read more »


Proud sponsors of the ++Good Games podcast

This month Bauer Graphics has made an investment in the future of video games by sponsoring the ++Good Games podcast on iTunes, podOmatic and Mevio.



Over the course of 2010-2011 the team at ++Good has talked with developers and individuals that are actively pushing the craft of video games forward including Tim Schafer and Lee Petty of Double Fine Studios, Localization Specialist Thomas Lipschultz from XSeed Games as... Read more »


Get a Good Night’s Sleep – Every Night

I am one of an estimated 75 million people in this country that have problems falling asleep, staying asleep or getting enough sleep. With kids and an older, incontinent dog, I can’t even remember what it feels like to get a good night’s sleep. After searching the internet for the better part of three months it appears that I am not alone in this dilemma.

There have been numerous studies that have shown that getting... Read more »


Web Designers vs. Web Developers (Infographic)

Let’s be honest. Being a web developer or a web designer doesn’t exactly give you an edge with the pretty girls (or guys) at your local pickup bar. If you were a part-time firefighter or investment banker, maybe. Nevertheless, the feud continues between web designers and web developers over which profession is the true calling. Like the yin and yang, these two are in constant battle to prove their dominance over the... Read more »