Drop shadow tips

Learn some tips on when to use drop shadows, and how to get them looking perfect in your UI designs.

Consider drop shadows instead of borders

Using borders can sometimes clutter a UI, where as drop shadows can emphasize content without making a design feel feel boxed-in.

drop shadow instead of borders on a design

Balancing position, blur, and opacity

Using borders can sometimes clutter a UI, where as drop shadows can emphasize content without making a design feel feel boxed-in.

drop shadow instead of borders on a design