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In this tutorial you'll see how to create a lovely floral style 3D text effect using only Photoshop and Illustrator.
Let your imagination go free and guide you through the creative workflow of photo manipulation by means of Photoshop tricks. In this tutorial lighting adjustments and shattering effects are covered as well.
In this tutorial I'm going to show you some techniques in matte painting to create a distressed surreal cityscape
You read the advice on virtually every design blog populating the cyberspace landscape, and if you haven't, you don't read enough design blogs...
Editor's Pick of May, 2010
A well-written article busting major DYI myths and covering all the reasons of delegating the web design of your resource to pros. Learn for sure why it's worth financial investment.
This tutorial will layout the steps to design pressed lettering so you can use this effect on your next project.
Editor's Pick of March, 2010
Move one step further than just using Photoshop for simple photographic touch ups and learn a few sweet techniques that will come handy in any sort of image editing as well as web design.
It's impressive how quick and simple it is to create realistic drawings in Photoshop through the use of textures, layers and gradients. This tutorial explores some of these techniques while designing a realistic chalkboard.
Editor's Pick of March, 2010
Mesh pattern overlay and a subtle vignette effects will let you make large images stylish and slick to be used as a desktop wallpaper or a web design background.
Editor's pick of February, 2010
Easy way to make your viewers concentrate on the specified part of the image while showing its coordinates on the whole photo. Blur effect is pretty much being used to do that.