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FileMaker DevCon 2009

Posted in Points of Interest on August 19th, 2009 by Rick Stringer – Be the first to comment

Corbin Design has had FileMaker Pro in our software arsenal since the early ’90s. However, we were not using it to its potential. We had some basic databases that someone here had started for our sign message schedules. Everyone just cloned that file made a few adjustments, and went on with their business. It was just another application for us. Then last year all of that changed… More...

Finding Your Way at 8,000 Feet

Posted in Entertainment/Resort, Government, Points of Interest on July 30th, 2009 by Mark VanderKlipp – Be the first to comment

A new article in American Trails magazine about the Corbin-designed wayfinding plan for the Mammoth Lakes Trail System.

Link to the full article

Design goes old school

Posted in Government, Points of Interest, Where We Work on July 16th, 2009 by Mark VanderKlipp – Be the first to comment

Sometimes it’s just better to do things the old way – here designers Jeff Frank and Gene Ullery-Smith are developing wayfinding logic and locations along a stretch of Interstate 64 in St. Louis. If they’d had some matchbox cars, they would have REALLY had fun!

Gene and Jeff lay it all out for St. Louis

People get lost. Here’s why.

Posted in Points of Interest, Wayfinding Concept on July 8th, 2009 by Mark VanderKlipp – Be the first to comment

A wonderful new book by Colin Ellard describes the psychology behind orientation – or disorientation – and how we as humans have evolved to depend on tools rather than our instincts to navigate this confusing globe.

Here are some key facts from the book that we found interesting:

Colin Ellard on You Are Here

Top 10 Ways to Avoid Getting Lost

  1. Take the time to

Can companies do well by doing good?

Posted in Points of Interest on July 3rd, 2009 by Mark VanderKlipp – Be the first to comment

Thoughts on creative/conscious capitalism from Design Continuum. http://bit.ly/LEM0r