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Amazon: Amour Sleeveless Dress

Cheap, trashy, and badly Photoshopped? Check, check, and CHECK. Then again, what do you expect from a dress that’s being marketed as a “wetlook clubwear stripper” dress? Here’s the close up.  Do not adjust your monitors or clean off your eyeglasses. … Continue reading ? The post Amazon: Amour Sleeveless Dress appeared first on PSD : Photoshop Disasters .

How to Create a Map Icon Using Adobe Photoshop

What You'll Be Creating You don't have to use 3D software just to create a simple three-dimensional icon. Photoshop can do that too using some simple tricks with gradient color, highlight, and shadow. Here, we are going to use these tricks to draw a map icon. Show More Summary

Tuts+ is Hiring Graphic Design Course Instructors

We’re looking for graphic designers to teach video-based courses at Tuts+. Get paid a competitive rate to share your knowledge and experience with Tuts+ students. If you’re a logo designer, and have a compelling workflow to teach, then reach out to us. Show More Summary

How to Create a Detailed Tetris Game Interface in iDraw

What You'll Be Creating In the following tutorial you will learn how to create a detailed Tetris game interface in iDraw. For starters you will learn how to set up a grid and how to create the main shape using basic tools and vector shape building techniques. Show More Summary

It’s Guest Blog Wednesday featuring Drew Gurian!

Photo by Jason Ryan Hello!  It’s been quite awhile since my last guest blog, and I’m excited to be back here. Brad and I were just talking about a shoot I did over the weekend, and he thought this may be a good place to share what i’ve been up to. To start with aContinue...

Fabiano Araujo: Strange Cloud Formations

Brazilian photographer Fabiano Araujo captured something very, uh… unique… during this photo shoot.   Those clouds look like something out of Space Invaders! Nice find, Brenno. You can see this image on the photog’s Facebook page. The post Fabiano Araujo: Strange Cloud Formations appeared first on PSD : Photoshop Disasters .

Stay Golden With This Shiny Metallic Text Art Effect in Adobe Illustrator

What You'll Be Creating In this tutorial, you will draw your own script font (or work off an existing one) and render it into a completed shiny, golden design. Create dimension in the design by doubling up on the text's line art, set...Show More Summary

New Course: Background Art for Video Games

One of the most important aspects of a successful video game is the environment. The background is what sets the stage for the player, and knowing how to create great-looking backgrounds will improve your value as a designer. In ourShow More Summary

My New Photoshop CC Book is Here! Yay!!!

Hey gang – it’s finally here! (yay!). If you’ve got a quick sec, check out the really short video above for why this version of the book is so different from previous editions. Good news — it should be shipping by this weekend, and you can get yours first if you preorder your copy atContinue...

Choose the Perfect Typography for Your Adobe InDesign Project

What You'll Be Creating Graphic designers use typography in hugely diverse ways, and the results can be incredible. Typography alone can instantly lend a mood to a print design, whether it is paired with images or not. However, the abundance of typefaces now available to designers can be overwhelming. Show More Summary

A Scary Green Dude

I’ve been working really hard these past few mont […]

Freeze Your Fat… With Shutterstock?

If this company can’t even afford to purchase a stock image for their ad, something tells me if you sign up to have a medical procedure with them, the chances of you waking up missing a kidney in a bathtub filled with ice are better than … Continue reading ? The post Freeze Your Fat… With Shutterstock? appeared first on PSD : Photoshop Disasters .

Creative Arabic Calligraphy for Beginners: Introduction

What You'll Be Creating So that this course can be enjoyed by everyone, including those without previous knowledge of Arabic, an introduction to the script and to the basics of that alphabet is necessary before we start working with calligraphy proper. Show More Summary

Reaction to “50 Brides Reveal What Their Photographers Could Have Done Better”

Last week on my Facebook page I pointed to an article I found  on a WPPI Forum called “50 Brides Reveal What Their Photographers Could Have Done Better” (the original article was posted on and I thought it actually provided some interesting points and feedback directly from the folks Wedding photographers are trying toContinue...

Create a Weathered, Painted Effect With a Vector Smart Object in Adobe Photoshop

What You'll Be Creating Smart Objects are one of the most powerful and versatile features in Photoshop. Using a vector illustration as a Smart Object gives you even more flexibility. The Smart Object is edited non-destructively, so even...Show More Summary

Top 10 Rumors on Why Matt Left KelbyOne

Hey everyone. I wanted to formally announce that I will […]


There’s nothing more satisfying than the feeling of personally-pressed, retro-styled type (applied in the latest version of Illustrator, of course). Harken back to a time when women couldn’t vote and men drank at work. Or, er, don’tShow More Summary

Photoshop Round-Up: Links We Love

Here’s a look at what’s been happening in Photoshop and pop culture this week. Keira Knightley posed topless to protest Photoshop. [The Daily What] “I’m not doing business while on painkillers.”  [Clients From Hell] American Eagle stopped Photoshopping their lingerie … Continue reading ? The post Photoshop Round-Up: Links We Love appeared first on PSD : Photoshop Disasters .

The 7 Habits of Highly Efficient Adobe Illustrator Users

We all use Adobe Illustrator in different ways, to different ends. But we can all benefit from making our workflow more efficient. Here are seven ways you can automate or eliminate monotonous, repetitive tasks, so you can focus on being more creative and productive. Show More Summary

Become an Envato Meetup Host

Inspired by your enthusiasm and support for Envato meetups over the years, and our desire to solve the one grumble about them (“Why can’t one be held in my town?”), we’re excited to announce the Envato Global meetup program, something everyone in the community can get involved in. Show More Summary

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