5 Common Film Color Schemes - Cinematic Color Design Being able to use color to create harmony, or tension within a scene, or to bring attention to a key visual theme can be used to spectacular effect. In this article we look at 5 common film color schemes that can help you understand how cinematic color design works. This industry of ours is great. I truly love it, the people, the gear, the creativity and energy.
Whimsical Watercolor Portraits by COLOURlovers Watercolors afford artists the ability to create whimsical portraits, where colors blend together and give the painting increased depth. I believe watercolor art is a powerful way to express emotions, thoughts, feelings, and perceptions. These watercolor portraits have a certain strength to them that shines beyond the paper. Create Your Own Watercolor Masterpieces with Creative Market by downloading these products: Then, check out these tutorials to learn how to create colorful watercolor designs with Creative Market products:
20 Profesional Corporate Branding Identity Mock-up - XDesigns Here is 20 awesome branding identity mock-up for your corporate portfolio, perfect for showcase your design to your customer in creative and professional ways. It’s fully editable PSD file and easy to customize. All of these corporate branding mock-up sets is premium design, you can purchase it and download the file via graphicriver, just click on the image to find out more details and more design preview. The Gamut Mask - FREE Interactive color harmony tool for painters The Gamut Mask is a great way to created harmonic color schemes. It simplifies your color choices and saves you lots of time and paint in achieving unified color palettes quickly and easily. This Gamut Mask Tool was developed by me (Richard Robinson) and is provided to you free to use. The original concept of the Gamut Mask was developed by James Gurney (www.jamesgurney.com), artist and author of the fantastically illustrated Dinotopia books (www.dinotopia.com). Below are some samples of harmonic color schemes achieved by using the Gamut Mask.
Color Psychology of Logo Design by COLOURlovers Anything related to color and psychology tends to fascinate me. Why do certain colors have certain meanings? Why do certain companies choose certain colors to represent their brand? I recently found an infographic that delves into the psychology of why companies choose colors for certain elements of their brand, like their logos. Do you believe white is a representation of peace, that yellow signifies curiosity, or that pink defines innocence? Are Black & White Colors? Is Black a Color? Is White a Color? The answer to the question - "Are black and white colors?"
Color Trend: Neon by COLOURlovers Are the 80s really back? It seems like neon is all over the place these days, and I'm loving the bright and bold colors as we approach summer. Check out these awesome neon color inspirations: For your inspiration check out these colorful palettes: 20 Free PSD Templates to Mockup Your Poster Designs Creating an artistic poster is one of the most fun projects a designer can work on. It’s especially satisfying when you have your hard work professionally printed into a physical poster, but this can be quite costly. You don’t have to spend all that money to see how your design would look freshly printed and mounted though, there’s a range of PSD mockup templates that simulate your design being presented as a framed print, wrapped canvas or even an outdoor billboard. In this post I round up 20 free Photoshop mockup templates that I’ve personally tried and tested, all of them have a special layer or Smart Object to place your own artwork to have it automatically mocked up.