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Huge List of Adobe Photoshop Tutorial Sites, Search Engines, & Directories - A huge list of Adobe Photoshop tutorial resources as well as Photoshop directories & search engines.
A Roundup of the Best Photoshop Logo Design Tutorials Online - I have collected the top Photoshop Logo Design tutorials online and listed them for you below. There are also plenty of Web 2.0 Logo Design tutorials as well.
Photoshop Tutorials - Beginners' Guide to Adobe Photoshop - Ever wanted to learn how to use Adobe Photoshop, but had no idea where to start? Most Adobe Photoshop Tutorialss (including my own) are for people...
Photoshop Tutorials - Image Blending - Well here you will be taught how to blend 2 images smoothly together. 1) Get 2 pictures that you want to blend together.
Photoshop Tutorials - Layers - If you think about Photoshop's Layer Options box at all, it's probably as "that place where you can rename your layers."
Photoshop Tutorials - Magic Wand - The mysteries of Photoshop's Magic Wand. The principle behind Photoshop's Magic Wand tool is simple:
Photoshop Tutorials- Secrets of Good Gamma - Cross-platform computer users have probably noticed how different the same image can look when viewed on a Mac or PC screen
Photoshop Tutorials - Transparent GIFs - If you're using Photoshop 3.0, you'll need to get the Gif89A Export Filter from Adobe.
Photoshop Tutorials - Understanding Layers - The following Photoshop Tip will help you to understand layers and composite
Tutorials - Color Dodge - Well here you will be
taught how change the lighting of picture to make them look
really cool. This is one of the more basics effects to do
Photoshop Tutorials - Dodge and Burn - Rediscovering the Dodge and Burn. If Photoshop's Toolbox were a "real" tool box, there are two tools that would probablymodes
Photoshop Tutorials - How to Separate an Image from its Background - The main difficulty with trying to separate an image from its background is that there are pixels which cover an area of the picture which...
Photoshop Tutorials - Getting Photoshop - Learn tips on how to buy Adobe Photoshop more affordably.
Photoshop Tutorials - Drop Shadows - Add depth to blocks of text and image objects.
Photoshop Tutorials - Transparent GIFs - Make the background or border of your image invisible.
Photoshop Tutorials - Dashed Lines - Create a simple dashed line effect.
Photoshop Tutorials - Colorizing Photos - Add color to old black-and-white photographs.
Photoshop Tutorials - Using the Trim Command to Crop Your Images - Quick way to trim your images without having to use the crop tool each time.
Photoshop Tutorials - Creating Your Own Custom Actions - Start automating your production process by creating custom actions for your frequent tasks.
Photoshop Tutorials - Batch Processing - Learn how to customize and automate your workflow in Photoshop 7 by using the Batch Processing command to quickly process large groups of images.
Photoshop Tutorials - Creating Your Own Custom Commands - Start automating your production process by creating custom commmands for your frequent tasks.
Photoshop Tutorials - Flipping Your Images - Get a new perspective on your images by using this Photoshop Technique.
Photoshop Tutorials - Lighting Effects - Create realistic-looking plastic objects by using powerful lighting effects techniques.
Photoshop Tutorials - Masking - Hide parts our your layers with style by using Photoshop's powerful masking features.
Photoshop Tutorials - Outlines - Create suave outlines the old-fashioned way.
Photoshop Tutorials - Painted Images - Learn how to make am image look like an old style photograph.
Photoshop Tutorials - Paths - Use paths to create smooth and editable selections.
Photoshop Tutorials - Photo Touch Up - Touch up a photo to fix blemishes, red eye, and more.
Photoshop Tutorials - Rotating Images - A common technique for editing and modifying your images is to Rotate them
Photoshop Tutorials - Enlarging Your Canvas - Does your image take up the whole canvas? Want more room? Take a look how!
Photoshop Tutorials - Cropping Images - Get rid of the unwanted space around your images using the Crop command in Photoshop
Photoshop Tutorials - Image Resizing - Scale down your image to fit better in your listing pages
Photoshop Tutorials - Hue and Saturation - Learn how to use the hue and saturation controls in Photoshop
Photoshop Tutorials - Layer Blending - Find out how to use layer blending in photoshop
Photoshop Tutorials - Guidelines - a few tips on using photoshop guidelines to create different polygons.
Photoshop Tutorials - Stroke - some tips on using stroke to create borderlines on selections.
Photoshop Tutorials - Monitor Calibration - calibrate your monitor and avoid brightness problems w/ photoshop and desktop.
Photoshop Tutorials - Memory Tips - optimize your memory settings for photoshop to enhance program performance or better multitasking
Photoshop Tutorials - Work Area tips - optimize your work space while working with photoshop
Photoshop Tutorials - Selection tip - a more effecive selection technique for photoshop
Photoshop Tutorials - Seamless Fade - Here is Tutorials on how to produce a more dramatic fade when using your stockphotos.
Photoshop Tutorials - Seamless Tiles - A Tutorials on how to make seamless tiles from scratch using your own designs.
Photoshop Tutorials - The Basics - Learn how to use the various tools and filters in Photoshop
Photoshop Tutorials - Actions and Batching - Save your precious time by automating tasks by using Actions and Batching.
Photoshop Tutorials - Brushes - Create custom brushes and learn to use Photoshop's powerful brush engine.
Photoshop Tutorials - Aged Document - Learn how to convert an image into an aged document.
Photoshop Tutorials - Keyboard Shortcuts - Find out about all of Photoshop's lovely shortcut keys.
Photoshop Tutorials - Colorize - Colorize is a artistic effect used by a lot of graphic designers to detail pictures.
Photoshop Tutorials - Photos to Sketches - Learn how to convert photos to sketches.
Photoshop Tutorials - Screen Modes - Read about Photoshops various screen modes.
Photoshop Tutorials- Texture Wrapping - Learn how to realistically wrap a texture around an object.
Photoshop Tutorials - Water Painted Image - Learn how to make am image look waterpainted in greyscale.
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Business Cards: Ideas and Inspiration, Part II
Today we continue looking at business cards that stand out, and here’s hoping you get some inspiration and ideas! After all, you only get one first impression, so your business card should be something that showcases the best of your design abilities. On Wednesday we looked at the use of interesting shapes, 3D business cards, [...]
Business Cards: Ideas and Inspiration, Part I
As a graphic designer, your business card should do more than let people know how to contact you. If you’re interested in truly making a good first impression, the business card has got to stand out. Whether through color, design, die cutting, unique materials, 3D shapes, or actual samples of your work, a stand-out business [...]
Collaborating and Negotiating: Part II
Today, we’re looking at the collaboration side of negotiation and collaboration in graphic design. Because your work is ultimately for the client, at times you as the designer must be willing to compromise to reach a mutually agreeable goal. Here are some tips to help you collaborate with clients. Ways to Collaborate Listen. On page 28 [...]
Collaborating and Negotiating: Part I
It’s there in the design brief: the problem your client wants you to solve. But whether your objective is to create an advertisement, exhibition or public announcement, sometimes you and the client aren’t quite on the same page about what exactly the best design solution is. OC Photographer asked a great question about the collaborating [...]
When Things Go Bad: 5 Tips for Firing Clients
Most graphic designers will be in a similar situation at some point: the client will not pay, the client is never satisfied with your work yet won’t collaborate to fix it, or you simply realize that you and the client are not meshing. Regardless of when and why you need to fire a client, everyone [...]
Tips for Working with Clients: Approaching the Relationship
Whether you’re looking for design classes, design degree programs, internships or first jobs, it’s important to choose an option that will help you learn clear communication, especially when it comes to designer/client relationships. Knowing how to work with clients should always be part of a successful graphic design education. The following tips can help you [...]
Working for Good: Pro Bono Design, Part II
If you’re interested in doing pro bono graphic design work, it’s important to educate yourself about smart ways to do it. Once you’ve got some guidelines, you can approach your pro bono work with creativity; unless your client specifically requests it, you don’t need to limit yourself to a brochure. Consider these ideas for pro [...]
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