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Cool & Free WordPress Themes for Design Blogs

Cool & Free WordPress Themes for Design Blogs

The first step when starting a design dedicated blog is finding a good theme and if it’s free, a lot better. In this article I featured some great wordpress themes for design http://codex.wordpress.org/Excerptblogs that are well designed and good looking. Read More »

Dark Halloween Manipulation Tutorial

Dark Halloween Manipulation Tutorial

As I announced on the newsletter here is the Halloween dedicated tutorial. It’s a medium difficulty tutorial. As you will see I used pretty much the same techniques as on my other manipulations of this kind. Read More »

Make a Pool Ball in Photoshop Video Tutorial

Make a Pool Ball in Photoshop Video Tutorial

This is a tutorial that I made a long time ago when I had my first website. I uploaded the video to YouTube and i published it here. You can see from the video that I was quite unexperienced at that time but the result is still quite cool I think. Read More »

Army Squirrel Photoshop Manipulation Tutorial

Army Squirrel Photoshop Manipulation Tutorial

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. Read More »

Realistic shading demonstration (video)

Realistic shading demonstration (video)

Shadows are one of the most important elements of any photo manipulation or digital painting. They give more depth to an artwork and also create realism. In this short video I make a short practical demonstration of how I make the most used types of shadows. Read More »

Beauty in the Lake Photoshop Tutorial

Beauty in the Lake Photoshop Tutorial

In this Photoshop manipulation tutorial I will show you how to create a night scene environment. You will learn how to use the burn tool to create a very nice effect on a body and how to turn a daylight picture into a night scene. Read More »

Fire & Smoke PNG Stock Pack

Fire & Smoke PNG Stock Pack

Today I bring you a very cool stock pack. Fire and smoke stock images, but not any kind of fire. In this pack you will find transparent png stock images of fire and smoke. So you will not have to subtract just copy and paste on your document. Read More »

How to Create Cool Light Effects in Photoshop

How to Create Cool Light Effects in Photoshop

This tutorial is maybe another proof that I’m a light and color effects freak, I like them very much. So, In this tutorial I’ll show you more light and layer styles effects. You don’t need any special brushes for this tutorial. Everything is done using a few stock images and a few techniques already used on my previous tutorials. Read More »