Windows Phone Start Screen with more human elements

Windows Phone 8 fixed: Custom backgrounds. from Fabian Pimminger on Vimeo.

Windows Phone 8.1 Mockup from Fabian Pimminger on Vimeo.


Windows Phone start screen is too digital, and contains few human elements. Maybe that's also one of the reasons why some people stay away from Windows Phone (my friends said WP UI sucks, just because they saw my boring black start screen).

Come across the concept from this blog. It makes the home screen more human friendly.

or at least make it look like this.

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