Vector Art with Photoshop -Photoshop Tutorial Tutorial Links: Page 1 | Page 2 Vector art is REALLY popular at the moment. Everyone is making vector art. It’s not hard to do and you don’t need to be able to draw to create it. Be warned though, vector art does take a lot of time and patience. Especially if you want to create OUTSTANDING art. In this tutorial I hope to shed some light on how to make vector art and more importantly how to make really great vector art with Adobe Photoshop. In order to even start to think about doing this tutorial YOU MUST KNOW HOW TO USE THE PEN TOOL. Don’t merge or rasterize your shape layers. To see a better sized version of the finished vector just click HERE I suggest you read through the entire tutorial before you begin…
80+ Color Altering Photoshop Actions 353 shares Inspiring Architecture and City Photography I believe that architecture and general city landscapes are pretty inspiring. Read More 625 shares 30 Inspiring Examples of Black and White Photography Today we decided to showcase a different type of inspiration. Blueprint Generator: Action + Layer Styles + Pat Blueprint Generator Action Overview: The fastest way to make your own blueprint background with one single click. You just need to click PLAY, set the canvas dimensions and it´s done. This item also comes with 9 extra actions to make your main shape/text/raster outlined with 3 different blueprinted styles!. Right afer you finished your background + figure (less than 2 minutes, really) you can play with more than 40 ready-made elements to make your blueprint unique. The download includes: ATN file with: 1 Blueprint background generaton action and 9 Figures actions ASL file with 12 Layer Styles PAT file with 10 patterns PSD file with more than 40 bonus elements PDF Help file UPDATES:10 more signatures 2 extra elements 6 more patterns Don´t forget to take a look at the screenshots! If you bought this item before September 27, please redownload the file to get the free updates. Others Useful Generators
20 Best 3D Photoshop Actions Add-ons Advertisement Photoshop Action is a sequence of tasks that you play back on a single file or a batch of files menu commands, palette options, tool actions, and so on. Photoshop actions can be really useful timesavers when you find yourself performing the same steps over and over on an image. They’re also an excellent way for photographers to quickly and easily pass on their favorite techniques to others. You may like this Photoshop Effects, Free Photoshop Actions 3D Map Generator – Action 3D Gold And Silver Generator Magic 3D Photoshop Action Dimensions – 3D Generator Action 3D Anaglyph Action Set Universal 3D Generator Action Real 3D Box Generator & Template 3D Box 006 3D Screenizer 3D Book Cover 006 3D Color effect ATN 3-D baby 3D Frame Generator – Full 3D 3D Image Generator Action Action: 3D Effect 20 ACTIONS in 3D 3D Dopeness 3D Effect Action Purple Green 3D Action
Het ontwerpen van een effectieve infographic - Frankwachting Infographics zijn niet meer uit ons leven weg te denken. Als je eens goed om je heen kijkt, zul je versteld staan van de hoeveelheid datavisualisatie, bewegwijzering, handleidingen en uitleganimaties, die onderdeel zijn van ons dagelijks leven. Bij het maken van een effectieve infographic hoort een handleiding. In dit artikel geef ik mijn visie op het ontwerpen van infographics. Van complex naar compact In dit tijdperk van information overload bieden infographics uitkomst. Infographics zijn echter niet nieuw. Charles Joseph Minard (1781 – 1870) – Carte Figurative Een infographic over Napoleons tocht van Parijs naar Moskou Ook vroeger werden er dus al infographics gemaakt. Verschillende infographics Het ontwerpen van infographics kan op verschillende manieren. Statisch Een voorbeeld wat ik vaak aanhaal om de meest simpele vorm van (statische) infographics uit te leggen, is het weerkaartje van het nieuws. Geanimeerd Er zijn talloze voorbeelden van geanimeerde infographics. Interactief Data Humor
Abstract smoke art tutorial Step 1 - Setting up and taking the shot Setup explained Camera (with manual focus lens) Tripod External flash gun Remote trigger Off-camera flash cord Black backdrop (any matte material) Incense stick Lighter (There is no smoke without fire) Tray (to stop your house burning down) Cardboard to direct the light from the flash Setup your shot as shown in the photo above. Make sure you have setup the shot in a dark room so that you don't get any light pollution. You need to be able to control the light that hits the smoke for the best detail. Set your camera to 'Manual' on the dial and also "Manual" on the lens. Aperture: f11 Shutter speed: 1/250 Focal length: 50mm ISO Speed: 100 Now you are ready to take the shot. There is no definitive way to take the shot once its setup. Step 2 - Post processing in photoshop Here comes the fun and creative part. For this tutorial I have chosen the following image... I chose this image for the tutorial. The three sliders you see are as follows. And thats it!
80 Time Saving and Free Photoshop Action Sets To Enhance your Photos - Noupe Design Blog Jun 03 2011 Photoshop is a wonderful tool that not only lets you create amazing graphics but also automate your work and improve your workflow. With Photoshop Actions, you can perform your repetitive tasks with a simple click that not only saves you time but helps improving your efficiency. Photoshop actions allow you to record a sequence of commands and operations that you can set aside and can access afterward. They can also perform some extremely complex techniques with just a push of a button. Here we have compiled a list of 80+ top-quality Photoshop actions to share with you, so you can expedite your design work. Creating Photoshop Actions Creating Photoshop actions is very simple. A new window pops up giving you different options for creating actions. Hitting the “Record” button allows you to record your desired actions by carrying out the necessary steps. Once you’re done, hit the “Stop” button in the action menu. Installing Photoshop Actions Useful Photoshop Action Sets Red Action
Chalkboard Generator: Action + Layer Styles Chalkboard Generator Action Overview: The fastest way to make your own chalkboard with one single click. You just need to click PLAY, set the canvas dimensions, set the Inner and Outer frame size and it´s done. The download includes: ATN file with: 1 Chalkboard generator action and 30 Figures actions ASL file with 12 Layer Styles PAT file with 19 patterns PSD file with many bonus elementsTPL file with 4 chalk brushes PDF Help file Don´t forget to take a look at the screenshots! Important: Item Updated. Others Useful Generators
10 Must-Have Free Photoshop Actions If you're new on INSPIRED [the web design lifestyle mag], you may want to subscribe to our RSS feed & Newsletter for extra goodies. Thanks for visiting! Photoshop actions are incredible time-savers for graphic designers, and the best actions yield incredible visual effects and increased productivity. Photoshop actions are the magic toolkits of the graphic design and photo editing industries, allowing graphic designers and photographers to apply amazing effects in no time. And because the graphic design community is so generous, you can download most of the best Photoshop actions absolutely free. Add these 10 must-have Photoshop actions to your stable, and you’ll instantly become a better, more efficient graphic designer. 1. Want to achieve the look of HDR photography, without the HDR camera? 2. Give your photos a high-contrast, vintage, almost grungy effect with this free Photoshop action, which makes your work more dramatic and interesting. 3. 4. 5. 3-D Box Generator 6. 7. 8. 9. 10.