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New Design Trend: Long Shadow Logos
By Thia Shi Min, 02 Jul 2013
Flat logo designs are becoming mainstream on most smartphones, which means designers are moving on to something new and digital-friendly.
There are many emerging logos with long shadow designs, which create the illusion of three-dimensionality within these icons.
What sets these new logos apart from the flatter ones is a shadow placed at a 45- or 120-degree angle, highlighting the main focus of the logo.
What do you think—is this a clever way of making logos stand out, or is it too derivative?
Scroll down to view more of these logos with long shadows.
[via Web 3 Canvas, Jeff Escalante]
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