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30 Amazing Photoshop Tutorials That You Can't Missed. With so many designs and photo manipulation software in the market, one can easily get confuse with all these choices.

30 Amazing Photoshop Tutorials That You Can't Missed

On the other hand, there are also certain software that is crafted for only certain purposes, perhaps one would prefer a software that could solve most of your needs, instead of installing multiple software or programs for various different designing needs. There is after all one particular software that can answer to most of a designer’s need be it in photo manipulation, graphic design or other design purposes, introducing Adobe Photoshop. Adobe Photoshop was first introduced around 1999, while it is popular for photo manipulation, the software also offers many other effects and is capable for many feats. In fact, Photoshop is still one of the most versatile and powerful designing programs up till this very moment.

There is a large amount of Photoshop tutorials found on the Internet and each one is catered to a specific purpose. How to Create Cityscape Concept Art. How to Make a Highly-Textured Site Layout in Photoshop. In this tutorial, we'll create a textured site layout by layering multiple images.

How to Make a Highly-Textured Site Layout in Photoshop

Creating highly-textured web design layouts is easier than you may think. You can learn to build image intensive designs rapidly. For intermediate Photoshop designers creating this design will take less than an hour, and you'll learn some professional tips along the way. Let's get started! You can view the final image preview below. Program: Photoshop CS4Difficulty: IntermediateEstimated Completion Time: 60 minutes. Create a Gnarly Snowboarding Themed Web Design. Get your Photoshop shred on and follow this step by step overview of building a snowboarding themed website layout.

Create a Gnarly Snowboarding Themed Web Design

The design we’ll be creating takes inspiration from the typical style of the snowboarding culture, with grungy textures and distressed brush marks adding detail to the design. How to Create a Vector Illustration and Prepare it for Micro-Stock Sale. There are numerous micro-stock websites that vector designers can design for and make consistent earnings through.

How to Create a Vector Illustration and Prepare it for Micro-Stock Sale

Create a Cute Panda Bear Face Icon. Lately, I have been working on some children illustrations, creating some über cute creatures.

Create a Cute Panda Bear Face Icon

In the following easy tutorial, I’ll show you how to create a cute panda bear face icon all from ellipses (well, actually there is one rectangle for the background). The great part about this tutorial, is that you can easily apply the techniques to other icons, illustrations, logos, or other projects. Notes This tutorial was created with Adobe Illustrator CS4, but you should be able to create the tutorial in other Illustrator CS versions. Final Image Below is what the illustration will look like when we are done. Step 1 First, create an ellipse with the Ellipse tool (L).

Step 2 With the ellipse selected, create a radial gradient from the gradient panel. Step 3 Copy (Command + C) the ellipse and Paste in Front (Command + F). Step 4 Select the ear shape and change the gradient to a Linear Gradient from the Gradient panel. Step 5 Select the ear shape, Copy (Command + C), and Paste in Front (Command + F). How to Use Illustrator Pathfinder Palette. Illustrator offers us great tools to create simple shapes, but how can we merge two shapes into one?

How to Use Illustrator Pathfinder Palette

Relax, that is why the Pathfinder palette exists. The Pathfinder palette offers us options to create a complex shape from several single shapes. Also, it offers many other shape-manipulation options. This is the Pathfinder palette: Open it by going to Window > Pathfinder, or press (Mac: Shift + Command + F9 / PC: Shift + Control + F9). Shape Modes: Basic shape-interaction options: Unite, Minus Front, Intersect, and Exclude. Craft a Dramatic Vector Landscape Environment. This tutorial will show the intermediate Adobe Illustrator artist how to make a dramatic landscape environment.

Craft a Dramatic Vector Landscape Environment

You should have a basic understanding of Adobe Illustrator tools before you begin this tutorial, as the tutorial moves at a rapid pace. Republished Tutorial Every few weeks, we revisit some of our reader's favorite posts from throughout the history of the site. This tutorial was first published in July of 2008. Step 1 Start by drawing a matte that will cover the edges of the artwork. Step 2 Easily make smooth grass using this technique. You simply click using the Pen Tool, you don't have to switch tools or anything. Step 3. 35 (More) Adobe Illustrator Cartoon Character Tutorials. With competitions growing on day by day, companies are striving to keep their brands on top of the food chain in order to gain themselves more exposure and making it easier for people to remember their existence.

35 (More) Adobe Illustrator Cartoon Character Tutorials

30+ Tutorials That Will Teach You Illustrator. Logo Design Process and Walkthrough for Vivid Ways. This post was originally published in 2009 The tips and techniques explained may be outdated.

Logo Design Process and Walkthrough for Vivid Ways

I recently finished up a project with Scott McIntyre of Vivid Ways and Jon Phillip of Spyre Studios. My part in the project was to work on a new logo design for the Vivid Ways website and brand. Here’s my design process and a walkthrough of how the final logo is created in Adobe Illustrator. Vivid Ways is a new blog focusing on the topic of personal development and colourful living, it aims to inspire and encourage readers through ideas and tips on how to live an amazing life. After some initial correspondence with Scott and Jon via email we had fleshed out some thoughts on the style of the logo and what values would be presented through it.

I started work sketching out my ideas for the logo, my main focus for the graphic of the logo was to display the letters V and W in a creative way that could be seen as an abstract mark, but also recognisable as the letters under closer inspection. Design Tutorials - Photoshop, Illustrator & InDesign. Computer Arts is the magazine for people who believe design matters, and has been inspiring and informing graphic designers and illustrators since 1995.

Design Tutorials - Photoshop, Illustrator & InDesign

With both a deluxe print edition and a fully-interactive, bespoke iPad edition, Computer Arts brings you behind-the-scenes access to cutting-edge design projects, in-depth analysis and incisive opinions from the design world's thought leaders, plus the very best new work from the global design community. Whether it's a shift in creative thinking or a change to the business of design, you can rely on Computer Arts to bring you detailed analysis of the pivotal events. We'll introduce you to the industry’s most exciting trailblazers as well as highlighting the world’s freshest new talent, digging deep to discover what makes each of them special. 20 High Quality Photoshop Web Design Tutorials.