Grid as Design Element in Photoshop

Excerpted from Photoshop Down & Dirty Tricks for Designers, Volume 1, by Corey Barker I actually saw this effect in a movie poster, but it definitely has a number of uses. Once the base grid is created, you can add just about any image for any purpose. While we’re creating the effect, try to be open-minded as to different ways of using this technique for different types of design scenarios.   STEP ONE: Go under the File menu, choose New, and create a new document that’s 9 inches wide by 12 inches tall at 125 ppi, and make sure (Read more...)