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The LightSpeed Design System

I know what you’re thinking.

“Whoa, that is some rough Photoshop work.”

This piece of advertising ephemera was created using the LightSpeed Design System. Take a closer look. (Look past my mullett and Buggles tortise-shell glasses.) Obviously Photoshopped, right? Negatory. This was a couple of years before the Knoll brothers created Barney Scan XP.
Hell, this was before nearly any design studio had a computer! Well to be honest there were computers out there: The Amiga, The Commodore 64, The AppleIIc. But those contained spreadsheets, text based or 16bit games, a calculator and a clock. Design and production for 4-color process output? Nope.

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