40+ Vintage and Retro Photoshop Actions 499 shares 10 Places to Get Photoshop Actions Delivering high quality images is something every designer should worry about, especially with images being such an important part of a design. To help you with this task, we’ve rounded up ten places where you can get some really useful Photoshop actions to enhance your images. We have some premium resources and also some free,… Read More DIY Party Animal Candles Hi there, it’s Jenny from Hank + Hunt with a fun and super easy diy today! As soon as I thought of making these I got a huge kick out of naming them Party Animals. Hilarious, but if you hear groaning…it’s coming from my house. Regardless of how cheesy the name is, these turn out awesome. Your kid’s favorite animal holding that birthday candle minus those red eyes that are oh so typical for plastic creatures, awesome.
Photos Look Like Drawings Representations is a series of photos by artist Cynthia Greig. That’s right, those are photos. I know you’re thinking “But they look like drawings!” and you’re right, they do. But they’re not. They’re photos. Dusty Car Windows Art Incredible Dusty Car Windows Art Works Most people can’t resist when they see a dirty car window and end up scrawling funny figures or clever messages. But their are great and talented artist, elevating these dust-covered canvases to the level of high art. Link Barbie Doll Anatomy by Jason Freeny If you didn’t know who Jason Freeny was before this year, chances are you have become very familiar with the New York City based artist and designer over the past few months as he’s presented some incredible projects like the Gummi Bear Anatomy Toy Collection and of course the LEGO Minifig Anatomy. Well it looks like Freeny is back at the anatomy projects again as he presents this equally awesome Barbie Anatomy Model. The project features an iconic Barbie doll that has been dissected on one side to show us what the doll is truly made of. [Via]
Stone Telling: The Magazine of Boundary-crossing Poetry by Shira Lipkin the girl's voice the changeling voice I have studied so hard to pass as one of you. I've spent a lifetime on it. Photographer Puts His Baby To Work Unlike us aging folks, babies don’t have to work so hard at being cute. All that gitchy, goo, goodness comes naturally to them. Chubby thighs and toothless grins just don’t slide once you leave babyhood behind. So you might as well get them into an actual line of work early. Select a photo effect or try goodies application Photo Editor Need to crop, resize, or add a frame to your photo? We’ve got your back. Adjust the color, brightness, contrast, saturation, or sharpness? Welcome to BeFunky.
Photoshop Tips Many people can use Photoshop, but only a select few can call themselves gurus. Learn all the methods in the 20 tutorials below and you’ll be well on your way to joining this elite. Rather than focus on tuts for beginners, intermediates or advanced users, we’ve simply chosen ones which produce jaw-dropping effects. All of them are easy to follow, although most do require at least some prior knowledge and experience. 1.
Alice Bartlett's Nail Art Alice Bartlett creates tiny worlds on her fingernails using miniature people she picked up from a hobby store. You can see more of Alice’s work on her Flickr page. Share With Your Friends Backlit Canvas Art Do you have one project that you've been longing to do, but just haven't found the time yet? This is it for me. I call it my Backlit Canvas Art and the inspiration piece has been pinned in my "Crafts to try" Pinterest board for ages. My "pin"speration is an artist's piece made from metal that has hand cut flowers all over it. Its backlit by Christmas lights, and I pretty much love it! So I decided to give it a go and create my version.
No Photoshopped: Jee Young Lee Creates Surreal Dreamscapes in Her Small Studio Korean artist Jee Young Lee has been weaving herself into exceedingly clever dream worlds she creates in her studio… and despite their other worldly appearance she uses absolutely no photo manipulation for the end result. In each image you can find Lee’s young figure hidden among the vibrant details of her carefully constructed, set-like pieces – perhaps a hand poking up from the center of a watery vortex of swirling fans, or her body floating in a lotus as in the picture above (inspired by the Story of Shim Cheong, a Korea folktale as well as by Shakespeare’s Ophelia). See Also Child’s Caves: Re-Imagining The Fantasies of Childhood Lee’s small studio is hardly a hinderance for her creativity.
Everyday Objects Remember artist Terry Border of Bent Objects fame, who explores the secret life of everyday objects in playful vignettes using simple bent wire? Border is back with Bent Object of My Affection: The Twists and Turns of Love -- a charming collection of new 60 bent-wire vignettes in which household objects explore the romantic and the risqué. Sweet and kooky, Border's images are also a light-hearted metaphor for love itself, wherein the ordinary becomes extraordinary. And though Border's overly punny captions fall flat for me, the images themselves exude enough delight to make it all a treat. Love is Free -- You make my world go round I Like it When We Spoon -- We fit so well together