Christmas Portrait Workshop

Here’s a unique opportunity to get some hands-on experience on a photo shoot with a festive theme on Sunday 7th December Click here for more information or to book your place  I’ll be joining forces with Andrew Dobell from Creative Edge who was the mastermind behind the recent Halloween shoot. Also joining us is make-up...

Tips! Quick Grunge Text Vectors

For a while, it seemed liked every client wanted grungy graphics. This might sound familiar, “I like it, but can we grunge it up more”. Don’t get me wrong, having some grunge can create a great deal of depth to a design or illustration, but there can be to much of a good thing. This...

How to Make Your Own Watercolor Brushes in Adobe Photoshop

What You'll Be CreatingCreating custom watercolor brushes is as easy as dripping ink or watercolor paint onto paper. You will have custom, ready-to-paint brushes in no time thanks to this simple tutorial. Download the attached watercolor scans and follow the steps below to create your own set of drippy, splashy, and splattered brushes.1...

How to Create an Isometric Pixel Art Vehicle in Adobe Photoshop

What You'll Be CreatingIn this tutorial you'll learn to make an isometric pixel art car. Have your character ready; it's going for a ride.We'll be creating a relatively generic sedan. It won't be too flashy, which is ideal for recycling many times over on the same illustration (useful if you're making a city scene!). But...

Flashpoint Rovelight RL600 Review

The world of flash is rapidly changing. 12 months ago I was using my Elinchrom flashes in the studio and my collection of Speedlights on location. But new battery technology has changed what I use and how I shoot. The perfect example being the Streaklight 360ws I reviewed earlier this year and have used extensively...