Photoshop Blur Gallery – Path Blur

Blur, the nemesis of all photographers, but there’s times when adding it can really make a difference, in this tutorial I take a look at Path Blur, one of the latest additions to Photoshop's Filter menu; The post Photoshop Blur Gallery – Path Blur appeared first on TipSquirrel...
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40 Percent Off Sale On Topaz Adjust Until July 31 – Only $29.99

Topaz Adjust is one of the most popular plugins, giving users the tools to reveal the magic in their images by adding dramatic contrast, incredible detail and vivid color. Remember that flat and boring photo you thought would be great? Re-open it and use Adjust to reveal its true potential! See for yourself how satisfying...
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How to Create a Tasty, Trendy Menu Card in Adobe InDesign

What You'll Be CreatingMenus play a huge part in shaping a diner’s experience, for the better or worse (we’re aiming for the former!). Whether you’re creating a menu for a restaurant, café, or pop-up, or just simply looking for a way to wow friends or family at a special dinner party, you can easily liven...
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Making Text and Lines Sit at a Diagonal

It’s easy to rotate a text frame so that your text sits at a diagonal. However, it’s not obvious how to make flow on an angle, but have the left edges of the text line up horizontally, like this: There are, of course, several ways to achieve this (there is almost aways more than one...
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Creating Graphic Styles in Illustrator to Accomplish the Impossible

I don’t know how many times I’ve heard “It’s Impossible to Do that in Illustrator” from long-time users and novices alike. In this tutorial, I will be taking a look at using Graphic Styles to help solve some of these impossible problems in seconds, beginning with how to add a gradient fill to editable type...
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Topaz ReStyle SPecial Offer – $20 Off – Artistic Toning Plugin

I’d like to inform you that from February 10th-28th, Topaz is running a promotion on Topaz ReStyle for $20 off its original price of $59.99 (reducing the price to $39.99). USe the coupon code for this promotion that you will find at their website. ReStyle is a plugin designed to alter the colors in your...
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Mastering the Pixel: 25 Years of Photoshop – Video

[Recorded: February 19, 2015] Adobe Photoshop is one of the most successful pieces of software ever written. Now used by millions of graphics and photographic professionals worldwide, Photoshop has come to shape the entire visual environment of 21-century culture. How did this remarkable tool come to be and what has been its influence on our...
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Get 25% Off At KillerVideoStore – Until May 31

One of the most popular training video sites at the moment is KillerVideoStore and they have an exclsuive deal for PhotoshopSupport visitors — a 25% off coupon code PSD1. Use the links below to see some sample videos and use the coupon code for the discount. (posted by Jennifer Apple for www.PhotoshopSupport.com)...
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Topaz Simply Discount Sale – Digital Art Plugin Down To $27.99

I’d like to inform you that starting Tuesday, May 19th Topaz will be running a promotion on their plugin Topaz Simplify. The discount will be for 30% off, reducing the price to $27.99 for the month of May. Topaz Simplify gives you the tools to easily and quickly create beautiful and unique digital art effects...
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TOPAZ DeNoise Special Offer – $20 Off – Photoshop Plugin

Topaz is running a promotion on Topaz DeNoise, their image noise reduction plug-in designed to fix heavy image noise and grain. The discount will be for $20 (25%) off, reducing the price to $59.99 for the month of June. (posted by Jennifer Apple for www.PhotoshopSupport.com)...
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How to Install InDesign CS6, CC, or CC 2014

The details of how Creative Cloud subscribers can install older versions of InDesign have been mentioned here before in other posts, but since the question comes up a lot (and Adobe is always tweaking things), I thought the topic should have its own post, which I will try to keep updated. Also, I've included instructions for uninstalling apps...
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Fixing Group Shots the Easy Way in Photoshop

Excerpt from The Adobe Photoshop CC Book for Digital Photographers Group shots are always a challenge because, without a doubt, somebody in the group will be totally hammered (at least, that’s been the experience with my family. You know I’m kidding, right?). Okay, the real problem is that in group photos there’s always one or...
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New Contest! The Riddle of the Hidden Characters

Hey folks, it's time for another InDesign mystery that you can solve for a chance to win an awesome prize! This month I want to get a LOT of entries, so the mystery is in the form of a little riddle that almost any InDesign user can solve (with a little effort). And I'll even give you...
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Free Watercolor washes and Strokes Photoshop Brushes

If you are following me on Facebook or Twitter you might have already seen the giveaway that i have been hosting for this particular Watercolor washes and Strokes Photoshop Brushes pack available through my shop. This is available through my Creative market shop. Now i am offering these Watercolor washes and [...] The post Free Watercolor...
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Unlimited Custom Borders Using Nothing But Textures and Refine Edge

Recently, while playing in the Refine Edge dialog, I was struck by the idea that it’s possible to combine Refine Edge’s powerful sliders with textures to create an unlimited variety of borders that can be applied to any photo in your inventory. The process is fast and simple, and with the array of textures available...
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Free InDesign Template of the Month: Flexible Product Catalog

Another month, another free template for our Premium members!  (Not a Premium member? Sign up here.) This month it's a template for a flexible product catalog and it comes to us from the good folks at BestInDesignTemplates.com, where you can use the discount code IDS20 to get 20% off any order now through August 31st! Layout The template features several attractive catalog...
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Interview with Matte Painter and Concept Artist Mai Anh Tran

In this feature, you will know more about matte painting and how a self taught person can do amazing paintings if he or she has the desire to do it just like Mai Anh Tran, our featured artist today. She is a self taught matte painter who brings out the soul in every artwork she...
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Extracting Soft Edges in Photoshop

By Corey Barker Excerpt from Photoshop Down & Dirty Tricks for Designers, vol. 2 Sometimes getting an accurate selection means going beyond using normal tools and methods and using more experimental techniques. I say experimental because these techniques are worth trying, but are not always effective. They may require some tweaking, depending on the image,...
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