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New Course: Fluid Photo Manipulation

If you want to take your Photoshop photo manipulation skills to the next level, our new course is ideal for you. In Fluid Photo Manipulation: Transform, Warp, and Liquify, you'll get 18 in-depth videos exploring Adobe Photoshop's powerful tools for stretching and distorting photos. Show More Summary

It’s Free Stuff Thursday!

Scott Kelby on the Canon 7D Mark II First sports photographer Peter Read Miller shared his thoughts on the new 7D Mark II, then wildlife photographer Adam Jones shared his thoughts. Now Scott Kelby shares why thinks this camera is a game changer! Between the incredible high ISO quality, 10fps frame rate, autofocus system, and affordability,Continue...

Using the New Linked Smart Objects in Photoshop CC 2014

What You'll Be Creating In earlier versions of Smart Objects, we embedded image data into the PSD file. Now, Adobe has upgraded Smart Objects in Photoshop CC 2014 so we can also link them to external files. In this tutorial, we will use new features from the latest Linked Smart Objects to design a flexible brochure. Show More Summary

Create a Shiny Shield in Photoshop

In this Photoshop tutorial we’ll explore how to create a shiny or glossy shield easily in Photoshop from scratch. Shields are common in advertising design. We see them everywhere in web as web graphics also. They are used as a symbol for assurance, protection, emphasis for example. Purpose is to create a positive impact about [...]

Hand Lettering: Understanding Types of Type

What You'll Be Creating At this point, after practicing the concepts in Letterforms at Their Core, you're ready to start moving on to bigger and better things! This tutorial will help you understand the various kinds of typography that...Show More Summary

It’s Guest Blog Wednesday featuring Serge Ramelli!

SHOOTING PARIS LIKE A PARISIAN PHOTOGRAPHER First I want to thank Scott Kelby for having me as a guest blogger. Scott has been so important in my life as a photographer. I have learned all my photography basics with the use of Scott’s books back in 2005. His books were the easiest and funniest toContinue...

Create a Simple, Elegant Textured Metal Text Effect in Adobe Photoshop

What You'll Be Creating Using textures often adds nice detailing to effects, and gives depth to flat designs. This tutorial will show you how to create a simple metal text effect using layer styles. Then, it will show you how to make that text look more interesting by adding a simple texture overlay to it. Show More Summary

Create a Retro Wall Calendar in Adobe InDesign

What You'll Be Creating You may be starting to feel a panic rising as you contemplate finding suitable gifts for friends and family this upcoming holiday season. Why not use your creative talents and create your own wall calendar toShow More Summary

H&M+ Running Tights: Not Too Plus Sized

“Well, we want her to look plus-sized… but not too plus-sized.  Just slice a bit off around the middle.” Close up: Found here.  Thanks for sending it in, Stephanie! The post H&M+ Running Tights: Not Too Plus Sized appeared first on PSD : Photoshop Disasters .

Announcing The Winners from my 7th Annual “Worldwide Photo Walk”

Every year it’s a big challenge. Looking at images from more than 1,000 walks all over the world — one’s that have already been selected as the best from each local walk — and then trying to narrow things to just one grand prize winner, and 10 finalists. There’s just so many great shots thatContinue...

German Ad: The Hoofless Horse

On the bright side, think of the money this oddly glowing horse’s owners must save on blacksmith fees! Thanks to Marcel, who spotted this disaster at a German horse show. The post German Ad: The Hoofless Horse appeared first on PSD : Photoshop Disasters .

Looks Like The WWPW Winners Announcement Will Be Tomorrow

Hi everybody. I’m so sorry the judging is taking so much longer than usual.  I feel terrible that the results aren’t going to be posted until tomorrow, but I know you don’t want me to rush through the selection process (it’s a LOT of images to consider, and a lot of tough choices to make),Continue...

The 7 Habits of Highly Efficient Adobe Illustator 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

Create an Easy Seamless Grunge Texture Pattern in Adobe Photoshop

What You'll Be Creating In this tutorial we'll play with adjustment layers and various effects in order to create a seamless grunge texture in the form of a pattern fill. Combine this tutorial with the previous grunge brush tutorialShow More Summary

Today at 2:00 PM EDT We Announce The Winners of My 7th Annual Worldwide Photo Walk

Hi Gang: Join me here today at 2:00 pm EDT for my official announcement of the 10 finalists (all prizes winners), and the Grand Prize Winner from my 7th annual Worldwide Photo Walk. (Here’s a worldwide time finder to help. Use New York City as your search). We’ve got some amazing prizes and some wonderful images to share,Continue...

How to Make a Neon Calavera Girl Vector Portrait in Adobe Illustrator

What You'll Be Creating Celebrate Día de los Muertos in style with this vibrant, neon calavera girl portrait created in Adobe Illustrator. Manipulate basic shapes, render areas of design with linear and radial gradients, create custom brushes, and use the Blob Brush Tool (Shift-B) to draw fine details within your design. Show More Summary

Spot The Disaster: Coco’s Halloween Photoshop Job

Coco, or Mrs. Ice T to you, is a big fan of posting pictures of her uber-curvy body online, so that’s nothing new.  But this one seems to feature some tomfoolery.  Can you spot it? Boo, indeed.  Happy Halloween! Via Coco’s Instagram account. … Continue reading ? The post Spot The Disaster: Coco’s Halloween Photoshop Job appeared first on PSD : Photoshop Disasters .

Tuts+ Community Project: See Our Halloween Showcase!

This month we celebrated all things wickedly spooky here at Tuts+. And of course, Halloween wouldn't be complete without a fun community project to inspire fear in us all. Community Project: Designers Graveyard Feeling brave? Well today...Show More Summary

From Speed Paint to Detail: Paint a Bat-Cat in Adobe Photoshop

What You'll Be Creating Sometimes you want to paint something, but your idea is too elusive to plan the picture properly. You just start painting and the result is unpredictable. In this tutorial I'll show you a fast method to paint freely and spontaneously, while keeping control over the process. Show More Summary

New Course: Advanced Vector Portraits, Spooky Edition

Happy Halloween! What better way to celebrate than by firing up Adobe Illustrator and creating some haunting images? In our new course, Advanced Vector Portraits: Spooky Edition, you'll learn how to modify stock images to create your own zombie child and sugar skull woman. Show More Summary

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