Today in Design – Top Articles RoundUp 19 October 2017

The day’s best and most important design- and design business-focused articles, tutorials, and resources hand-picked by Pariah Burke. The One Thing That Truly Motivates Creative Talent–And How To Foster It “Intrinsic motivation is the mojo that breathes life into curiosity… Keep reading Today in Design – Top Articles RoundUp 19 October 2017 on Pariah Burke…

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Today Only: Download Thousands of Photoshop Assets for Only $19

A flash sale is happening over at Envato Elements where you can get access to thousands of Photoshop add-ons, graphics, courses and eBooks. Get access now for only $19/month (reduced from $29/month). This rate lasts for the lifetime of your membership so it’s a huge saving in the long run. If you’re a Photoshop enthusiast,…

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How to Create a Dripping Paint Photoshop Effect Action

What You’ll Be CreatingIn this tutorial you will learn how to create an amazing, artistic paint dripping effect. I will try to explain everything in so much detail that everyone can create it, even those who have just opened Photoshop for the first time.The effect shown above is the one I will show you how…

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Today in Design – Top Articles RoundUp 17 October 2017

The day’s best and most important design- and design business-focused articles, tutorials, and resources hand-picked by Pariah Burke. 10 Psychological States You’ve Never Heard Of… and When You Experienced Them “Everybody knows what you mean when you say you’re happy… Keep reading Today in Design – Top Articles RoundUp 17 October 2017 on Pariah Burke…

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Achieve the Cyberpunk Look with Lightroom or Photoshop’s Camera Raw Filter

In this tutorial, you’ll learn how to achieve the retrofuturistic cyberpunk look in Lightroom. Although this is a Lightroom tutorial, you can replicate and follow along with Photoshop’s Camera Raw filter (Filter > Camera Raw Filter). This pink/cyan look has been a growing trend especially for nighttime cityscapes. You can also find the look used…

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Today in Design – Top Articles RoundUp 14 October 2017

The day’s best and most important design- and design business-focused articles, tutorials, and resources hand-picked by Pariah Burke. Designer Brilliantly Explains How To Charge Clients For Logos And Other Design Services Why Designers Need Human Contact “I’m guessing if you… Keep reading Today in Design – Top Articles RoundUp 14 October 2017 on Pariah Burke…

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Free Dystopian Photoshop Actions

Download these free Photoshop actions designed for nighttime cityscapes. Made by SparkleStock, these actions turn your photos into abstract dystopian cityscapes in just one click. They’re compatible with Photoshop CS3 and newer (including Photoshop CC). Click to view slideshow. Download Details Free Download 3 Photoshop actions Actions need to be played one-by-one Supports Photoshop only…

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How to Create a Rock Blast Effect Action in Adobe Photoshop

What You’ll Be CreatingIn this tutorial you will learn how to turn your ordinary photos into energetic, rock blast photos. I will try to explain everything in so much detail that everyone can do it, even those who have just opened Photoshop for the first time.The effect shown above is the one I will show…

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Today in Design – Top Articles RoundUp 11 October 2017

The day’s best and most important design- and design business-focused articles, tutorials, and resources hand-picked by Pariah Burke. Freelancers’ Questions: Is an estimate the same as a quote? Freelancer’s Question: I normally give a price estimate to clients interested in… Keep reading Today in Design – Top Articles RoundUp 11 October 2017 on Pariah Burke…

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How to Create a Sketch vs. Camera Effect in Adobe Photoshop

What You’ll Be CreatingBen Heine is a Belgian visual artist and music producer born in 1983 in Abidjan, Ivory Coast, currently living and working in Brussels, Belgium. He is best known for his original series “Pencil Vs Camera”, “Digital Circlism” and “Flesh and Acrylic”. He is a self-taught person in drawing, photography, and music.Pencil Vs Camera is an original visual…

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Today in Design – Top Articles RoundUp 7 October 2017

The day’s best and most important design- and design business-focused articles, tutorials, and resources hand-picked by Pariah Burke. Followup on Starred Mail Reminder Digest If you use Google Apps Mail, as I do, or GMail, star­ring mes­sages is a great way to… Keep reading Today in Design – Top Articles RoundUp 7 October 2017 on Pariah Burke…

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Free Cyberpunk Lightroom Presets

Download this set of 3 cyberpunk Lightroom presets by SparkleStock. They’re designed for night-time cityscapes and a great way to add the retrofuturistic vibe to your photos. The presets are compatible with Lightroom CC. Upgrade to the Pro version to unlock all 10 Lightroom presets. The Pro version also includes fadeable presets and LUTs for…

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How to Create a Pressed Paper Logo Mockup in Adobe Photoshop

What You’ll Be CreatingIn this tutorial I’ll show you, step by step, how to create a photo-realistic logo mockup with Adobe Photoshop using multiple layer styles and a smart object.If you’re looking to purchase a logo mockup in this style, instead of following the tutorial, may we recommend this Realistic Mockup set available on GraphicRiver.Tutorial…

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How to Create a Realistic Watercolor Photoshop Brushes From Scratch

What You’ll Be CreatingIn this tutorial, we will create realistic watercolor brushes for Photoshop from scanned paper using watercolor strokes and washes.I created a Creative Masking Kit with more than 100 brushes with the same method for my GraphicRiver portfolio.Tutorial AssetsYou will need the following in order to complete this tutorial:a sheet of watercolor paperany medium-sized brusha small jar with…

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How to Create a Colored Pencil Sketch Effect Action in Adobe Photoshop

What You’ll Be CreatingIn this tutorial you will learn how to turn your photos into amazing and advanced, unfinished colored pencil sketches.I will explain everything in so much detail that everyone can create it, even those who have just opened Photoshop for the first time.The effect shown above is the one I will show you…

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How to Create a Fake Glass Window Action in Adobe Photoshop

What You’ll Be CreatingIn this tutorial you will learn how to create an amazing fake window effect.At the end of the tutorial, you’ll have an action which will automate the entire process with a single click.I’ll try to explain everything in much detail so that everyone can follow along, even if this is your first time…

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How to Create a Metallic 3D Spiky Text Effect in Adobe Photoshop

What You’ll Be CreatingThis tutorial will show you how to use Photoshop’s 3D tools and settings to create a spiky text effect with text and preset meshes, as well as a few textures, adjustment layers, and filters. Let’s get started! This text effect was inspired by the many Layer Styles available on GraphicRiver. Tutorial Assets…

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