These are just some of the comments we’ve received about this past week’s episode of “The Grid” with Joe McNally as our in-studio guest. I know I mentioned this yesterday here on the blog (among six other topics), but the rave reviews just keep pouring in over social media. If you haven’t had a chanceContinue...
Hi folks! Well the dust has settled and my week of trav […]
Artists often work with a team of individuals to complete a project. This team could include a client, a creative director, an art director, a photographer, a retoucher, and a graphic designer. In this two-part tutorial, I teamed upShow More Summary
Digitally created snow can often be quite difficult to generate in Photoshop, in a realistic-looking way. We recently published a tutorial showing how to add snow to a still image, so in this tutorial, we decided that it would be fun...Show More Summary
I illustrated this guy specifically for use on a t-shir […]
I buy a lot of sketchbooks but I find I mostly end up d […]
Hi Gang: Here’s some weekend stuff that might have slipped by ya: (1) I did a post over at Exposure.so on the “Classic Cars of Cuba” I am super-digging Exposure.so as a source for my photographic storytelling, and to that end, I released a post there yesterday about shooting the pre-1960s classic American cars ofContinue...
Eric Vasquez is a multi-talented artist and designer based out of New York City with clients like Nickelodeon, Oxygen, and the WWE. In this interview, Eric discusses the triumphs and lessons he learned while building his design career. Q Welcome to Psdtuts+, please introduce yourself. Show More Summary
Hi Gang: Sorry no blog post today — I’ve been head’s down on a class I’m supposed to record today, and I’ve been busier than a one-legged man in a butt-kicking contest, so I’ve really got nuthin’. Well, I have this: “John Skinner for President.” He might be British, so he may not qualify hereContinue...
Pixelmator is an easy-to-use, fast, and powerful image editing app for the Mac. In this tutorial, we will dive deeper into the concept of layers by creating a collage made out of four images. Lets get started! Photos Used The following...Show More Summary
Creative Cloud Month at KelbyOne Each weekday this month, a new Creative Cloud class is being added to KelbyOne! Take advantage of your full Adobe Creative Cloud membership by learning about the other programs you haven’t been familiar with. Just this week we’ve added Photoshop CC Basics for Photographers, Illustrator CC Basics, Premiere CC Basics,Continue...
Smart objects are powerful layers in Photoshop that allow you to make non-destructive edits. In this tutorial, we will use smart objects to help build a custom text effect as well as a complex, animated texture. By working with smart objects, we will be able to quickly update our scene simply by editing the smart objects. Show More Summary
3D modeling and animation can be a bit intimidating for some users. You might be surprised to hear however that 3D animation is easier than you think. In this tutorial, we will show you how to create a 3D animated coin in Photoshop using its 3D and Timeline features. Let's get started!
You still have plenty of time to submit your winter-themed GIF animation to this month’s Psdtuts+ Design Challenge. Join our growing community on Google+ and upload your art for a chance to get featured in our monthly review. This Month’s...Show More Summary
While the Crop Tool is one of Photoshop's most-basic tools, you might find that there is more to this tool than you might know. In this tutorial, we will explain 10 useful things about the Crop Tool that you might not already know. Let's get started! 1. Show More Summary
In this tutorial I’ll show you how to create a fantasy fiery portrait of a woman. You’ll learn how to use textures, add fire and create lighting effect. Final Image Resources Model Nebula Sparks Fires Step 1 Create a new document with size of 1000×1100 px and fill it with black. Press Cmd/Ctrl+Shift+N to make […]
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Optimizing the performance of Photoshop can be crucial if you work with large images, or if you use features like HDR, Photomerge, or 3D and Video layers. In this tutorial, I will give you a couple of tips to improve the performance of Photoshop and make it run faster on your machine. Show More Summary
Allow me to introduce myself. Some of you reading this have probably heard of me/my work; the majority of you probably have not and I’m totally fine with that. My legal name is Charles David Campbell Tabor Bean, but I’ve gone by David Bean my whole life. The five names are the result of beingContinue...
We’re in Atlanta this year for the first time ever (whoo hoo!) on April 8-10th, and of course we are super-psyched. We’re at the Cobb Galleria Conference Center, which is the ideal location and it should be an absolutely killer show! If you’re planning on going (and I hope that you are), here are theContinue...