In graphic designing, trends come and go. These trends, particularly known as fads, are short lasting, however; prove to be an enduring memory for those who notice.
A recent trend of glitch and ruined effect has come into the graphic design industry by storm. There are various brands that have been seen creating posters based on the new effect arrived. All he results, as of now, are amazing, however; a few brands in particular, were able to nail it just right.
For starters, before moving on to examples of the same, let me first explain what glitch and ruined effect is. Glitch and ruined effect is the art of corrupting an image in a way that the picture gets distorted by layers of different colors in an extraordinarily appealing yet asymmetric manner. The picture, though lacking balance, usually comes out to be beautiful and interesting.
As mentioned earlier, there are several brands that have designed their posters using the effect. Some of them did an exceptionally great job whereas; the efforts of others was average. Nevertheless, keeping oneself updated with respect to the recent trends in the industry is an act that needs time and thought to perform. For those who switched, were all winners in the game.
Let’s have a look at few glitch and ruined effect examples in this blog.
Here is a Nike glitch image that will hit your chords just right. The image consists of the most perfect type of imperfections, making it look beautiful and quirky, as it is.
The movie Flatliners has also used the right amount of glitch and ruined effect in the making of its poster. The effect has helped enhance the poster’s look while making the image interesting.
A Glitch in Time
Book cover of the novel ‘A Glitch in Time’ depicts the most perfect glitch and ruined effect created and made a part of its cover page.
The glitch and ruined effect has indeed dominated the industry and is here to stay for a while. As designers, from all categories, are experimenting with images containing the effect, the trend is sure to make more waves.