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Everyone loves a taste of the behind the scenes magic of creating incredible art. And in this quick Tuts+ project, we want the vector community to give us a little peek into your process by showing your own vector wire frames. What is a Vector Wire Frame? When working in Adobe Illustrator, you can always choose to view your art in the outline mode . These outlines allow us to see a more simplified version of the extensive work that goes into creating your vector masterpiece. How to Enter this Community Project: Upload both the original vector artwork plus the wire frame version to the comments section. Upload each work separately and Save for Web with a fixed width of 600 pixels. Include your name, website, or a short bio to help us learn more about you or your vector process! Guidelines Upload both the original work and wire frame versions to the comments section in order to be included in the community showcase…
Traditionally the double exposure effect is produced by photographers using nothing but their camera to combine two separate photographs to create an abstract and surreal image. However, we can also mimic the effect in Photoshop, which actually gives us more control over the final output with the ability to adjust and preview the effect as we go. Follow this step by step tutorial to create a double exposure effect yourself, we’ll blend two existing photographs together with the help of some simple clipping and masking techniques. The double exposure effect isn’t just popular with photographers, it’s a technique that artists and designers can use to create cool abstract artwork. You can see this effect used in the real world on album covers and even during opening titles of popular TV series. Today we’re going to focus on mimicking the traditional effect in Photoshop. It’s a relatively simple process but the final result mostly depends on a good match of two complementing photographs. For some inspiration, browse some great examples of double exposure images on Pinterest . A popular combination of …
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How To Create a Double Exposure Effect in Photoshop
What You’ll Be Creating In this tutorial we will create a crazy poster, illustrating a famous quote by Oscar Wilde – “Be yourself; everyone else is already taken”. We’ll apply various Warp Effects to create the elements easily. Learn to make a gentle grain effect to give our poster a vintage look and do some freehand lettering. Let’s get started! 1. Create a Fancy Top Hat Step 1 First of all, create a New Document of 600x800px size. Form the palette that we’ll be using in our image to make the composition vivid, yet preserving the consistent look of a retro-style poster.
What You’ll Be Creating Do you like sleek, elegant websites? Then make sure to buckle up, because in this tutorial you will find out how to combine simplicity and elegance in this one page website in Adobe Illustrator. This tutorial will show you everything you need to make an elegant yet simple site for your small business in Adobe Illustrator, using a Hair & Beauty Salon as an example. Let’s dive in. Tutorial Assets Fonts This tutorial uses several free fonts and other assets
In this new inspiration roundup you will find all kinds of awesome polygonal vector files. From backgrounds to banners and all the way to polygon hearts! We also have animals and bicycles! Have you spotted some polygonal vectors that are a must-have for designers? They’re all over right now – don’t forget to share them with us! Blue Checkered Vector Background This background is perfect for a poster of an event related to technology because of the great lighthing effects. Polygonal Red Horse Geometric Triangle Design I really like the shape of the horse and the shades of red, of course you can choose your own colours. 20 Free High-Res Geometric Polygon Backgrounds These hot and trendy backgrounds can be used in all kind of projects due to the variety of colours. Vector Banners with Colorful Polygonal Background That glow on the banners give them a very cool look, also I really like the colour harmony. 7 Colorful Polygonal Backgrounds Any color scheme you’ll need in this pack! Check ‘em out. Vector abstract free network background Very cool glow effects and also great gradients. 50 Unique Polygonal Tessellation Vectors Huge free pack! 50 vector files in
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What You'll Be Creating . Recently I came across an inspiring photograph by Felicia Simion, featuring hills with a gradient appearance. Once I fell in love with the image, I just had to create a version in vector . Felicia has been kind enough to grant me permission to use her artwork as inspiration for this tutorial . Photography by Felicia Simion …. Sharon Milne aka ChewedKandi is an Illustrator and Author specialising in vector art . She's from Northumberland in the United
Retro styled and vintage badges are very popular among designers these days. They can add a classic feeling to any web or print project, especially if they are paired with great typography. And they’re even better when they’re free! Check out this collection of 100+ free vintage badges and labels and start using them in your next projects. Have some retro and vintage badges you love? Share them in the comments below.