I read today morning that Ms Maria Mileńko from Poland won the competition for a poster for Europe day 2010, and thought why not to write about posters :).
She did very good job, I really like simplicity of the design and the all colour mix in the glass with the dark background (I encourage all of you to see also her blog).
First and foremost, a good poster must be clear, concise, important, relevant and eye-catching and this is it:
And here some designs of my favorite polish graphic designer, professor of Graphic Design living in Germany - Lex Drewinski. Posters don't have to be hi-tech. A simple, clean, attractive poster can accomplish the same mission of getting someone's attention.