Recent Posts

August, 2013

  • 17 August

    Photoshop tutorial: Eroded fashion portraits

    The tutorial shows you how to use the Pen tool and colour selection tools to isolate key parts of the composition and then combine them. You’ll also learn to create some grungy and explosive effects, adding oomph to the image. At the very end, Pete…

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  • 15 August

    Man of Steel Symbol in Illustrator and Photoshop

    Last week the new Man of Steel trailer was released and it is simply amazing. I remember watching the Superman movies when I was child and seeing the reboot of the movie brings me back to a lot of good memories. The visuals of this new movie are also…

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  • 15 August

    A Photo Restoration Project

    photo repair

          A photo restoration project. The damaged image was due to folding and improper storage. The work was done in PS CS5 using the clone tools and color matching. A little time-consuming but a good way to learn more PS tools. Probably would have been easier in CS6, but didn’t have that version.

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  • 12 August

    Photoshop Fun Contest 11 – National Association of Photoshop Professionals

    NAPP logo

    Thought you might want to try your hand at this, but you have to be a member (I am). Photoshop Fun Contest 11 by Pete Collins on August 12, 2013 in contest Ok so for this week I am getting a little prehistoric… no bones about it. Have fun with these images. Remember the rules… Make any image that you …

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July, 2013

  • 18 July

    A Fun Project in Photoshop

    Photoshop project for NAPP

                    If you would like to post your PS art and design this is the place. I will be uploading my work on a weekly basis…unless I get more work done. The image above was done as a fun project in PS CS6 for NAPP. They have regular contest to enter or just …

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  • 17 July

    Welcome

    The Creative Tablet is where you can find information on Photoshop, Illustrator, art & design and advertising information and critique. Do you have some great art or portfolio you would like to post…let me know. Or if you have any tips or tricks with design or graphics that you would like to share send me an email and we will …

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