Photoshop Tips & Tricks In 1990, I had the great pleasure of introducing Russell Brown and a new software package from Adobe to several hundred attendees of my Great Graphics Tips session at Macworld. Photoshop Tips & Tricks has been part of DT&G ever since. High dynamic range, HDR WOW Trey Ratcliff's writings and tutorials in high dynamic range photography has spawned a huge following in this dramatic technique for taking pictures. 28 Impressive Pop Art Inspired Photoshop Tutorials :Speckyboy Design Magazine Pop Art is a style of modern art that focuses its attention on well known images of popular culture such as from advertising, film, billboards, comic strips and even supermarket packaging. With the proper use of color and images, a sprinkle of humor and a bucket load of talent, the pop-art effect can be really impressive. Below you will find a selection of tutorials that will help you create your pop-art vision. Pop Art Inspired Fashion Illustration PS Tutorial
How To Make a Cool Cinemagraph Image in Photoshop No doubt you’ll have heard of the term Cinemagraph since it exploded onto the Internets. Originally coined by Photographers Kevin Burg and Jamie Beck, a cinemagraph is a clever revival of the classic animated GIF. It combines features of video and photography to create a the illusion of a still image but with cool motion effects. Let’s take a look at how to create your own animated GIF cinemagraph by playing around with Photoshop’s animation tools. How To Draw A Wave This art tutorial, kindly donated by surfing comic strip illustrator and surf artist Bob Penuelas covers how to draw a wave the Wilbur Kookmeyer way! If you're like me, then you've probably spent a lot of time in high school class daydreaming and doodling a thousand perfect cartoon waves in your notebook. It's safe to say that ninety percent of us surfers have a habit of scribbling perfect waves whenever a pencil is in our hands.
Photoshop Tutorials This tutorial will teach you how to easily enhance any sky in just a few steps. This is one of those invaluable tips that you'll be using for the rest of your life. Car Reflection in Photoshop: In this Photoshop tutorial, you are going to create a realistic Car Reflection in Photoshop. It is a neat trick if you can learn it. 50 Imaginative Fantasy Art Tutorials for Photoshop :Speckyboy Design Magazine Natural imagination is the key to creating Fantasy art. It could be a depiction of a magical and mysterious scene, a mythical or supernatural fairy, or even a horrendous blood soaked fiend. Whatever the ingredients of the fantasy scene are, the results are always the same, beautiful, mysterious and thought provoking. The real beauty is that it could be anything that your imagination can muster. Unlike natural imagination, having the skills and knowing the tecniques to reflect your imagination on screen or in print needs work, it has to be taught.
Use Puppet Warp in Photoshop CS5 to Tweak Your Images Photoshop CS5's new Puppet Warp feature can be extremely useful if you need to make minor adjustments to your photos. In today's quick tip tutorial we will demonstrate how to correct a Photo with this new tool in minutes. Let's get started! Step 1 Illustrator's Live Trace: Sketch to Vector Advertisement In this post we will take a drawn design, scan it and clean it up in Photoshop, then trace it using the Live Trace feature in Adobe Illustrator. Live Trace was introduced in Adobe Illustrator CS2 but is still a powerful tool available in Illustrator CS5. This process really gives an artist the freedom to digitally experiment with drawings of any kind. Nightclub & concert photography tips for the modestly equipped shooter Last night, Ivo sent in an inquiry regarding nightclub and/or concert photography. Ivo has a humble photography kit, as most of us who are not born millionaires do! He was asked to shoot a nightclub event happening in 2 days from now, and he‘s reaching out for help in that area. Since Ivo’s situation is a bit urgent, I had to move up the question queue and give priority to his issue, but this in no way means that I’ve forgotten about all your questions that have been submitted earlier. I will get to them soon and make sure I provide an answer to each and every one of you, but in the spirit of helping one another let’s start by trying to solve Ivo’s problem as he’s kind of on a deadline. Since nightclub and concert photography more or less provide the same challenges for the shooter, I decided to include both in this post for those of you who are looking for concert photography tips rather than nightclub photography or vice versa.
50 of the Best Photoshop Tutorials of 2010 Photoshop is probably one of the most indispensable pieces of software in a designer’s toolbox. It can be used for everything from retouching photos to creating entire web layouts or original artwork. And specific design tutorials are a great way to familiarize yourself with what Photoshop can do and how to do it. Below are 50 of the best Photoshop tutorials from 2010.
30 Artistic and Creative Photoshop Poster Tutorials :Speckyboy Design Magazine Although posters as a concept have been used for many centuries, in traditional art years, poster design is a relatively new. It has only been in the last 100 years that poster design has been elevated and recognized as an art-form, and has gained the kind of popularity that no other design category can rival. Below we have rounded-up the our favorite Photoshop Poster Design Tutorials, ranging from, movie posters, adverts and events in a variety of styles. 30 Great Photoshop Tips and Tricks to Help Your Computer Graphic Skills Photoshop is a powerful, but complex, graphics program that can be difficult to learn and frustrating to use. We have published many articles about tips and tricks for using Photoshop and how to fix annoying issues you may encounter. This article compiles 30 of the best tips and tricks we have documented to help you get the most out of Photoshop.
Photoshop tutorials Remove bags and blemishes from portraits using the patch tool in Photoshop Leave a Comment The patch tool is perfect when you need to retouch a large area. After you have created a Stamp Visible (Shift+Alt+Optn+E), make a selection around the area you would like changed. The Best 40 Photoshop Text Effects from 2009 :Speckyboy Design Magazine On Monday past we published the post 49 Most Creative Photoshop Tutorials of 2009, a collection of the best artistic tutorials for Photoshop from this year. As a follow up to that post, today we have The Best 40 Photoshop Text Effects from 2009, a collection of diverse and unique effects and type treatments that will add a little extra to your next design. Add Fantastic Color to 3D Text Create Smoke Text Create a Metal Piece with a Graved Text Impressive-Looking Text Effect