Photoshop & Illustrator

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New to Photoshop? If you are just learning Photoshop or have been using it for a while, you should download our new 100+ Photoshop Tips and Shortcuts. It’s FREE. That’s right…FREE. Why, because we want to help those who may be struggling to streamline their creations, so we came up with tips from our people and friends at NAPP (National …

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Wild Speed Art Composition

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Wild Speed Art Composition. Oscar Fernadez created this speed video composition. [video_player type=”embed” width=”560″ height=”315″ align=”center” margin_top=”0″ margin_bottom=”20″][/video_player] This is a very interesting speed art video, because if you watch closely you will really be able to learn some tricks. I learned about using water drops under a figures feet and to make that reflection and shadows and cast from …

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A Transformers Type Composition

A Transformers Type Composition. This is one of those time lapse videos and there is only music. The artist is Dawid Wysocki. It can be hard to keep up with, but I found it to have inspirational value. I already got some ideas watching it before posting.  As in the video use lots of layers in your composition so you …

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Photoshop & Illustrator Calligraphy

Photoshop & Illustrator Calligraphy We found this and wanted to post it because it has a lot of great information on making your own calligraphic type designs. 1. Sketch out your idea for the letters and scan it into PS. Or draw it directly if you have a tablet. 2. Open your sketch in Adobe Illustrator and choose the Paint …

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Creating Multiple Stars in Illustrator

Creating Multiple Stars in Illustrator. Creating a group or path of stars for the holidays can make your design more festive. Drawing a group of stars can be a little confusing if you are just learning Illustrator. Here are step by steps to help you along. 1. Go to the rectangle tool and find the star image. 2. Place the …

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New Holiday Banner Design

New Holiday Banner Design We have just installed the new holiday banner on our site. We hope you like it and will post some comments on Facebook or Twitter to let other know about the new design. The design is a combination of Poser and Photoshop work. The Poser items are the soldiers and the rest is Photoshop. Please let …

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Santa and His Space Shuttle

Santa and His Space Shuttle. I have this photo of the space shuttle taken at the Kennedy Space Center hanger and wanted to use it for something different. So, I decided to put Santa in the drivers seat since he might want top upgrade his sleigh. This is the final composition and I have included both images. Click on the …

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Free 100+ Photoshop Tips + Shortcuts and More

Free 100+ Photoshop Tips + Shortcuts and More. There are over 100 Photoshop tips ( some old and others new) that will help you create better images and composites. There are also Shortcuts for the various Photoshop revisions and inspiration in images from several creators that have been promoted on our site.   What’s the cost? FREE. That’s right. We …

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Zbrush and Photoshop Composite Lighting

Zbrush and Photoshop Composite Lighting This is a tutorial on lighting and compositing by Jose Cua. The images are pretty cool and the software looks like fun, but I am already learning Poser and Corel Painter. So I figured one of the readers out there must be working with Zbrush and PS. So, here you are…Enjoy. Anyone out there working …

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