25 New Illustrator Tutorials That Will Make You A Master Of Vector Art Just because you can usually get a similar effect in Photoshop doesn’t mean the end result will be as good as using Illustrator (depending on the project). If you are like me (and I will bet most of you are) you will go ahead and use PS because you know it much better even though the final project will not be as good or as functional as it could be. Well it’s time to buck up and get this learning curve completely out of the way so you make the right choice next time. Below are some sweet Illustrator tuts that will leave you in vector heaven once your done. Adobe Photoshop is one of the most popular photo editing programs that has ever been created.
40 Retro and Cool Pop Cultural Vector Resources Retro(ism) is a cool, cultured and at times humorous representation of pop culture design from the 1930s through to the 1980s. Whereas design trends come and go, retro as a style has remained and will always be “evergreen” (ironic that), and will always be popular with designers due to its distinctive and bold representation of a by gone era. In this article we have collected the best retro and popular cultural Vector resources for your next design project. 1985 – Your Favourite 80s Icons
Photoshop ICO Plugin This plugin allows you to save files in the Windows .ico format, suitable for desktop icons and website favicons. The file should be one of the following resolutions: 16x16, 32x32 or 64x64. Download the plugin from www.telegraphics.com.au/sw/ If Photoshop is open, close it. A Huge Compilation of 60 Free Illustrator Brushes Adobe Illustrator has many powerful tools and unique features. And one among them is Illustrator's Paintbrush Tool (B). The brushes can be applied to paths and strokes, they are great for creating stunning stroked designs in seconds. And, the best part about Illustrator's brushes is that they are vectors and can be completely modified to suit your needs by changing their colors, stroke width, weight, and more. Let's take a look at a large selection of Illustrator brushes available on the web! Introduction
Color Palette Generator Color Palette Generator #ffeeff #ffccdd #eeaaaa 90 Beautiful Polygonal Vector Packs - Vectips.com In this new inspiration roundup you will find all kinds of awesome polygonal vector files. From backgrounds to banners and all the way to polygon hearts! We also have animals and bicycles! Have you spotted some polygonal vectors that are a must-have for designers? They’re all over right now – don’t forget to share them with us! Polygonal Speech Bubble Vector
12 Amazing Sites With Breathtaking Free Stock Photos - BootstrapBay Photography has always been an integral part of web design. Unfortunately, we’ve grown accustomed to seeing crappy stock images of people in suits shaking hands. Not only are a lot of these stock photos tacky, but some of them cost money! Thankfully, there’s been a growing number of websites with beautiful stock photography popping up all over the web. Best of all, they’re free. In this post, we’ve curated a list of awesome websites for free stock photos. 50 sites to find free stock images FreeFoto.com : Lots of images, orgnized in different galleries. Dexhaus : Good site with excellent photos.Kavewall : images and textures.Digital Dreamers : Different falleries.StockVault : Very well-known, and very good of course.FreePhotosBank : Good choice. FreeDigitalPhotos : Lots of photos.Cepolina : Many free images availables in different formats.TurboPhoto : Simple and efficient!FreeStockImages : Beautiful website, awesome content. DeviantArt : Another well-known site with images, photo and Photoshop brushes.
Mesh Tormentor Adobe Illustrator Plug-in - Complete Guide - Freebies Today I’m publishing a complete guide to Mesh Tormentor plugin which caused a burst of enthusiastic feedbacks of illustrators from all over the world. This guide is written and illustrated by YemZ, the author of the plugin. You can download the plugin by clicking the Download button on this page. Installation of the plugin is conducted by copying a file to the directory YemZMeshTormentor.aip \ Plug-ins \ Extensions \, located as applicable by Adobe Illustrator (eg C: \ Program Files \ Adobe \ Adobe Illustrator CS2 \ Plug-ins \ Extensions \). 5 Free Geometric Polygonal Backgrounds 5 Free Geometric Polygonal Backgrounds. 5 free space polygonal shape Backgrounds high quality Colorful Polygonal Shape 5 free backgrounds