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Getting Started with Photoshop

Getting Started with Photoshop
You’ve heard of Photoshop, right? Of course you have — you wouldn’t be reading this otherwise! You’ve probably heard of Photoshop’s sidekick, Fireworks, too, but you might not be quite sure of what it does or where it fits in. Photoshop and Fireworks are two of the most commonly used tools in the web designer’s arsenal. From the preparation of initial design comps to generating optimized graphics for a web page, most web designers rely heavily on these two programs. In this introductory chapter, which has been adapted from The Photoshop Anthology, 101 Web Design Tips, Tricks and Techniques, I’ll cover some of the basic tools and tasks that we’ll draw on in the later chapters. So what are you waiting for? The Photoshop Workspace Photoshop’s “out of the box” workspace consists of the following components: menu bar – You will probably already be familiar with the menu bar from other programs. Customizing your Workspace changing the look of the menu bar moving the options bar moving the toolbox

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Adobe Photoshop CS6: Collection of Useful Tutorials As all of you know, this spring Adobe released Photoshop CS6. It was launched with a lot of new features. The main accents are focused on enhanced performance, some of the tools for creative design and a redesigned interface. Previously we have shared with you a lot of useful tutorials and now it’s the time to make some updates. 3D Pixel Stretch Effects in Photoshop Stretching a single line of pixels is an easy way to create special digital effects in graphic design. By taking this technique a step further, we can create wonderful, vibrant 3D effects right in Photoshop! What We’re Making In this tutorial, we’re going to stretch a single line of pixels to create beautiful 3D designs. You can get a glimpse of the design we’re going to make in the preview below:

Top 15 Best Photoshop Tutorials For Beginners Photoshop is one of the best tools for photo editing and retouching. It offers a large number of tools for photo retouching and photo editing to the professionals. If you want to learn some of the Photoshop tutorials then here is the list of some of the best Photoshop Tutorials for beginners to view and learn. Creating a Stunning Photo Montage Create an Awesome Floating Face Manipulation with Fiery Hair in Photoshop Create an Awesome Floating Face Manipulation with Fiery Hair in Photoshop In this tutorial, I will show you the steps I took to Create an Awesome Floating Face Manipulation with Fiery Hair in Photoshop. This is an intermediate level Photoshop tutorial and some steps can be a bit tricky, but why not have a try!

20 Latest Photoshop Tutorials To Improve Your Skills It’s been quite a long time for detailed photoshop tutorial collection and so today we are bringing latest photoshop tutorials released in 2013.You can find from novice to expert photoshop tutorials and we are sure you will learn some new techniques from these tutorials.As always the collection consists of photo manipulations,drawing tecniques as well as surreal artworks.Thanks to all designers for these beautiful and detaied photoshop tutorials. You may also take a look at our past tutorial roundups; How to Design an iPhone Music Player App Interface With Photoshop CS6 In this tutorial, you will learn how to use these new features to create an iPhone music player app interface in both the original iPhone resolution, as well as retina without having to repeat the same process for both designs.View Tutorial Create a Realistic Compass Illustration in Photoshop

Create a Vintage Polaroid Effect in Photoshop I love anything graphic design that has that vintage grunge kind of look. In this tutorial you’ll see how to create a stunning vintage Polaroid effect in Photoshop. It’s fairly simple to make and can be used in many different types of projects. What You’ll Need This tutorial will be completed using mostly filters and fills, but we will need three photos to complete the look. The first is the tractor image we’ll fill in the Polaroid with, if you have an image you’d like to substitute, by all means use that.

Nature and I Are One I’m a designer who is equally inspired by digital tools and the natural world: I love to explore them both. I recently put my iPad and iPhone in a bag and biked to Denmark’s Marselisborg Woods. It felt luxurious to shut down the computer on a workday, put the iPad and iPhone in a bag, and take a ride—goodbye computer, hello sunshine! I collected inspiration, pictures, colors, and shapes; then I sat by the water to draw. Now I want to share with you my process and the library of assets I collected. The base for this illustration is outlines of clouds.

Surreal Fantasy Photomanipulation Intro: Photo manipulation is always a fun to work on and also has the scope to explore more interesting techniques to get and interesting and unique output. In this tutorial we are going to cover important topics like: Creating advanced and realistic shadow effect.Digital painting.Discussing Depth of Field (DOF), how to add and create objects in the scene matching the DOF of the original image. And many more interesting techniques of photo manipulation. Preview of Final Result: Resources: 100 The best professional photoshop tutorials evermade We all know that there are some great tutorials out there so we struggled and finally managed to gather here an impressive huge collection of some of the best photoshop tutorials ever made from poster design tutorials, photo manipulation, web-design, effects, text effects and many other types of Photoshop Tutorials. Designing a War Movie Poster in Photoshop Design a Beautiful Website from Scratch Awesome Digital Bokeh Effect in Photoshop Composite an iMac Render into an Awesome Apple Advertisement The Making of Constant Slip

Create a Vintage Sci-Fi Movie Poster In Photoshop Intro: Photo manipulation is always a fun to work on. In this Photoshop tutorial we will be creating an antique vintage sci-fi spy movie poster. This tutorial will cover a few important topics like using Two Point Prospective, Analyzing and creating DOF (Depth Of Field), Coloring with reference to the original image and few more important basics of Photo Manipulation. Preview:

Best Photoshop Tutorial to Create Interweaving Photo-Strips Effect Photoshop is an amazing platform that is used in many aspects. You can design 3D Images, Wallpapers, 3D simulation models, HD Wallpapers for your desktop, even you can give thousands of different, beautiful and unique effects to Photos. Our today's tutorial is based on creating amazing effects on your Photos. Give Your Photos a Retro Comic Book Effect How about a fun effect for your incredibly boring photo albums? Creating a old comic book effect for your photos is easy and the results are visually appealing. More fun is achieved when adding captions to your photos using comic book fonts and design elements. This tutorial will show you how to give a comic book look to your photos using a couple of filters and some additional decorations.