28 December 2010

Create A Futuristic Photo Illustration With Photoshop


By : Eric Vasquez

Learn how to design a futuristic photo illustration, by learning some truly stunning lighting and masking effects.

21 December 2010

Vintage Wallpaper Textures


Creating the Eerie Photo-Manipulation ‘Captive’


by Maebh Costello

Learn how to create an eerie photo-manipulation using some great blending options, lighting techniques and drawing techniques.

20 December 2010

Army Squirrel Photoshop Manipulation Tutorial


By : Andrei Oprinca

In today’s tutorial I will show you how to turn a cute squirrel into a Rambo squirrel. This tutorial can be a bit difficult for beginners but I will try to explain it the best I can. In this tutorial you will use the Warp and Clone Tools so be prepared for a heavy manipulation lesson.

The creation of “A Life Of Aquatic Sounds”


By :  soad2K

In this tutorial I will show you how I created “A Life Of Aquatic Sounds”. We will realize it using a variety of blending mode tricks, photo filters and other useful Photoshop techniques

16 December 2010

Draw a Realistic Pineapple Using 3D Illustrator Effects


By : Diana Toma

Learn how to easily draw a vector pineapple using the 3D Revolve effect, how to create the realistic texture and apply it with the Map Art option. This tutorial could also by a great way for you to practice your Pen Tool skills by drawing all the different leaves.

15 December 2010

Create a Vibrant Conceptual Photo Manipulation in Photoshop


In this tutorial we will create a unique digital art piece that easily can be used for high-quality printing purposes. There is water, balloons, fish, vegetation, a gloomy passage and a fashion nerd — this can not be nothing but awesome together!

How to Paint a Digital Oil Portrait


This tutorial shows how to paint a digital oil portrait in Photoshop. Learn how to paint hair, skin, eyes, flowers, and more.

Create a Distressed Vector Typographic Poster Design


By : Chris Spooner

Follow this step by step walkthrough of my recent design process for the ‘Spectrum’ poster. Starting with custom made type in Illustrator, we’ll move our vector graphics into Photoshop for some serious distressing with Photoshop brushes, blending modes and more!

Create a Pulsar Star Inspired Digital Abstract Artwork

By :  Sarah Lyons

In this tutorial, you’ll learn how to create a pulsar star inspired digital abstract artwork using Cinema4D and Photoshop

14 December 2010

Creating a Dramatic Polar Panorama Effect

By : Johnson Koh

We have seen plenty of polar panorama photographs. This simple tutorial will show how to use the polar coordinates filter to create a polar panorama effect and also other cool tricks to enhance the beauty further.

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Creating an Abstract Ecology Scene with 3D Render


By : Johnson Koh

It is a simple and short tutorial that focus on the basic Photoshop tools.

How To Create Detailed Gothic Linework Typography

We’ll be customizing a black-letter font with various black and white elements and creating a range of tones with detailed line work to create a cool gothic style design that would be right at home as a logo for a heavy metal band or dark apparel brand.

11 December 2010

Mentaway Logo Design Case Study


Create a Cartoon-Like Fish Illustration in Photoshop


By : Patrick Lopez

In today’s tutorial we will demonstrate how to create a cartoon-like fish illustration in Photoshop. Let’s get started!

Create a Stylish Coffee Cup With Smart Objects


By : Gorm Haraldsson

In today’s tutorial we will demonstrate how to create a realistic coffee cup with a customizable label using smart objects in Photoshop. Let’s get started!

Create a Spiral Telephone Cord From Scratch With Photoshop

By : Stephen Petrany

Given the right tools, Photoshop can make just about any task easy. Today’s tutorial will demonstrate how to create a still life telephone scene from scratch using the smudge tool. Let’s get started!

01 October 2010

Create a Fantasy Girlbird Illustration in Photoshop

By Miriam Moshinsky
In today’s tutorial, I will demonstrate how to create a fantasy bird girl illustration using digital painting and photo manipulation techniques.

Vector Darts on Bullseye


In this tutorial, I’ll show you how to make an attractive darts illustration in Adobe Illustrator.

10 August 2010

Stylish Surreal Portrait


By : Carine Ma

 In today's tutorial we will combine surrealism and fashion effortlessly to create a state of art portrait. I'll show you how to achieve this essentially through a combination of photos, filters and brushes. You can then translate these techniques into your designs to add an artistic edge to them!

Design a Multimedia Website Layout in Photoshop

By : Carine Ma
 First impressions do count! Stunning our viewers with a visually compelling portfolio is one of the most important things that a designer can do to court a new client. Today we will demonstrate how to use photos, brushes, and textures, and 3D objects to design a creative multimedia website layout in Photoshop. Let’s get started!

How To Create The Expendables Winged Skull Poster Art


By : Chris Spooner

When I saw the bad-ass poster design for the upcoming movie The Expendables, I just had to open up Photoshop and have a go at recreating it. Follow this step by step guide on how to create the menacing winged skull design for yourself, complete with an overkill of weaponry surrounding a sinister looking skull face.

Maze in my Mind


By : Jakub Luniewski

 Create this metaphoric artwork easily using a selection of stock photos. This Photoshop tutorial will show you how to combine and manipulate photos to create a surreal photo manipulation.

Create a fantasy-horror scene in Photoshop


by Sebastiano

 Today I’ll drive you through the process of making a fantasy horror scene in Photoshop. We will use some of our grunge textures to realize the background scene, several Photoshop filters to create light effects and we will turn the picture of an innocent child into a diabolic character. I’ll show you how the liquify filter can be used to modify face lineaments. Inspiration derives from horror movie posters design. Are you ready to enter in the dark horror world?

30 COOL 3D Text Effects


One of the coolest and most popular ways to use Photoshop is to create 3D text. Hence you see it everywhere – 3D Text Collections! Because there are soooo many, we picked some of our viewers’ favorites and put them together in a single reference!

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