7 Mar 2009 - 3:13am
7 years ago
5 replies
Den Serras

Icons vs. Symbols

I need a little help here. I'm creating a site with a photo search
like Getty or Corbis. The client wants a series of buttons for each
photo denoting functionality. Here's the list:
-add to favorites
-Quick Quote (emails artist)
-Add to Quote (like add to cart)
-Compare photos (click to add to comparison list)

This feature is all about the photos, and my experimentation suggests
that picture icons fight with the images and defocus the page. I want
a series of four symbols, all characters in equal sized, slightly
spread out gray boxes:


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