Posts tagged photo
What You’ll Be Creating In this tutorial, you’ll learn techniques for creating sketchy, hand-drawn line art with a stock photo, using gradients and noise effects to imitate airbrushing techniques, and using custom shape tools to create quick and easy stencil designs within their illustration. Grab your graphics tablet, open up Adobe Photoshop , and let’s begin. This tutorial design has been made to coincide with GLAAD’s
What You’ll Be Creating Have you found your excuse to paint gore today? Well here it is! With Halloween just around the corner it’s exquisitely tempting to find a balance between horror, gore, and beauty. And in this tutorial, I demonstrate the evolution of a digital painting from start to finish by creating a hauntingly beautiful Egyptian goddess. My tools of choice are Adobe Photoshop CS3 and an off-brand pen tablet I purchased on eBay. My process involves a whole lot of experimentation, a little bit of hope, and a handful of adjustment layers. Learn the techniques to bring out the best in your next piece!
What You’ll Be Creating In this tutorial you’ll how to create a cracked and exploding planet. All super villains wish for a weapon capable of destroying a planet. We have one too: we call it Photoshop! We will start with perfectly good planet and smash it like a egg! Or at least an egg that is floating in space and has an explosion of energy within it.
What You’ll Be Creating For centuries, artists have sketched the human body with charcoal. While it can seem intimidating, it’s actually quite a forgiving, and fun, medium to work with. In this tutorial, you’ll learn the basics of using charcoal and create a beautiful sketch. While the end result will depend on your drawing skills, you’ll learn how to properly use charcoal to push value and block out the human form. What You’ll Need Drawing Paper or Newsprint Drawing board (optional) Masking tape Charcoal stick Kneaded eraser Chamois The photograph you’ll use as a reference 1. Practice Step 1 Before we start on our big sheet of paper, let’s practice on a piece of scrap. There are two ways to hold your charcoal stick. The first is like a pencil. Step 2 Make a series of lines to see how sharp and dark a line the end of the charcoal stick can make. Step 3 The second way to hold your charcoal stick is on its side. Step 4 Practice making lines with the side of …
How to Sketch the Human Body with Charcoal
What You’ll Be Creating Welcome to another Photoshop print design tutorial. In this tutorial, we’ll learn how to create a nice clean looking design for a present voucher. Follow along to learn some new techniques and basic knowledge when designing artworks for print. Tutorial Assets
Pixelmator is an easy-to-use, fast, and powerful image editing app for the Mac. It is packed with useful tools, some of which you might be familiar with and some you might have never used.
What You’ll Be Creating In this tutorial I’ll show you how to create an animation of a running cheetah, using a simple frame editor in Adobe Photoshop.
What You’ll Be Creating In this tutorial I’ll guide you through the process of creating a simple and clean Instagram-based portfolio. We’ll use some striking imagery, a clean color palette and smooth typefaces. We’ll start off by creating a web version and then I’ll show you how to quickly adapt it for mobile view. Tutorial Assets In order to follow along you will need the following (freely available) assets: Mountains photo
What You’ll Be Creating Love football? The 2014 World Cup in Brazil starts today! In this tutorial, I decided to create a bright illustration with a retro style effect but with a nod to the hosting teams colors, all in Adobe Illustrator. 1. Prepare Your Workspace You will need: Adobe Illustrator, a stock photo of a footballer
What You’ll Be Creating In this tutorial we’ll create a variety of layouts for a Cookery Book intended for self-publishing, either in print or as an eBook, using Adobe InDesign. I’ll show you how you can showcase simple, striking photos to create minimal, colourful designs for your pages. Let’s get cooking! Many thanks to Cameron Knight for the beautiful photos used in this tutorial. You can read Cameron’s tutorial for putting these together here . 1. Set Up the Layout of the Document Step 1 Open InDesign and select File > New Document . In the New Document window set the Intent to Print and set the No. of Pages to 9 . Keep Facing Pages selected. Under Page Size select Custom… from the drop-down menu to open the Custom Page Size window. Under name type ‘Cookery Book’ and set Width to 170 mm and Height to 270 mm . Click Add , and then OK .