Tag Archives: creative

QR Code Portraits

The designer/artist claims to go on to create a collection of 100. The codes resolve in most cases to a brief text description of the person featured, or a url to a Wikipedia entry about that person. Helpfully the designer has included a rundown of QR code resources.

Blackandwhitesquares covered a similar story to this, where a portrait was made from QR codes.

If you are feeling inspired to create a designer code, read the B&WS design-tips to get you started. See also, my simplistic attempts at a B&WS code design.

Beach Volleyball, Betfair and Bums

Gratuitous excuse to show some pert bottoms and Betfair is one step ahead with their QR Code right there. The code [you have to squint] is customised with the gambling services arrows logo to promote their mobile service at an upcoming the Beach Volleyball Tournament in London.

via PocketLint

15 Beautiful and Creative QR Codes

Another great round-up from Mashable.com. 50% of them might not be new to you the other 50% are worth checking out, and a great benchmark of how creatively designers are increasingly able to modify the codes. Love the Pac-Man and Farmville examples.

If you feel inspired, checkout my code design tips to design a code of your own, or check the #design tag for more creative examples.