How to Create a Marvellous Night Landscape with Waterfalls

Create an atmospheric mountainous landscape with this Photoshop tutorial! You’ll learn how to create any own mountain scenes by combining several photos together, add a bridge with lanterns, color balance images, dodge & burn, and many other techniques. A free PSD download is included with this tutorial. Preview of Final Results Tutorial Resources Waterfall 1…

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58 Awesome Festive Photoshop Christmas Add-Ons

With Christmas just a few weeks away, chances are good that most designers will need to use some sort of Christmas-based graphics for their work or play this season. It’s also likely that your time will be short due to multiple festive commitments. To help save some design time, consider these Photoshop add-ons hand-crafted to…

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How to Create a Camping Icon Pack in Adobe Illustrator

What You’ll Be CreatingToday we’re going to get a little adventurous and learn how to create our very own camping icon set, using some of the most basic shapes and tools that you probably already work with on a daily basis. So put on those hiking boots, and let’s get started!Oh, and before I forget,…

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Learn the Basics of the Brush Tool in Adobe Illustrator

Hello everybody, and welcome to working with the brush tool in Adobe Illustrator. You’re going learn the basics of the brush tool and how to begin using it competently. You’re going learn how to use the settings that are important to making the brush tool work the way you want to. You’re going learn how…

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Photoshop in 60 Seconds: How to Create an Inspirational Poster

What You’ll Be CreatingInspiration. It’s a curious thing that certain collections of words used on a particular type of image can motivate us. While it is debatable as to whether or not the inspiration actually causes life changes, crafting a motivational poster is a unique and fun way to work with type. Visually, blocks of…

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How to Create a Vampire Hunter Icon Pack in Adobe Illustrator

What You’ll Be CreatingSince the dawn of time, humans have had a burning fear of the unknown, which led their imagination to give birth to mythical creatures that have haunted them for centuries. Today, we’re going to access that struggle against the supernatural and create our very own vampire hunting kit, using some rudimentary shapes…

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Adding Navigation Buttons for Interactive Documents

In the current state of design and publishing, the desire and need to create interactive documents is growing at a rapid pace. The term “interactive” however, can be applied to a plethora of technologies and file formats including DPS, AEM, PDF, FXL, and Publish Online just to name a few. Regardless of the intended output…

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How to Create a Muddy Boot Print Text Effect in Adobe Photoshop

What You’ll Be CreatingThis tutorial will show you how to use Adobe Photoshop’s transform modes, shape tools, brushes, layer styles, and filters, along with some textures, to create a muddy boot print text effect. Let’s get started! This text effect was inspired by the many Layer Styles available on GraphicRiver. Tutorial Assets The following assets…

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How to Create a Modern Single-Letter Logo in Adobe Illustrator

What You’ll Be CreatingIn this tutorial we’re going to go over the process of creating a simple logo with the shape of the letter P, which can be used for business, products, shops, transportation, or anywhere. We will be working with basic geometric forms to create our logo in Adobe Illustrator, making the process of…

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The InDesign Conference 2016: A Capitol Event

As I walked into my first InDesign Conference to pick up my badge and materials on Sunday afternoon, I was immediately surprised and delighted to be greeted by Jeff Witchel, who I have “known” online and in many forums over many years, but had never met in person. We chatted a bit, then I picked…

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50 Insane Comic-book Style Photoshop Effects

Comic books and graphic novels combine two things every designer aspires to meld: real meaning and pure, unadulterated eye candy. Here we introduce 30 of the best ever tuts on using Photoshop to create stunning comic-book style art, along with 20 insane comic-book style effects.Although, if you’re looking for premium quality Photoshop Photo Effects, then…

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How to Create a Festive Greetings Card in Adobe InDesign

What You’ll Be CreatingWith the holiday season fast approaching, it’s time to start sending out your annual greeting cards to family and friends. This year, why not go the extra mile and design your own cards? These rustic cards are quick to make, they look fantastic, and you can customize them with your own greeting…

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How to Achieve Any Effect in Photoshop (Part 1)

In this 2 part series, you’ll learn brand new techniques that you can use to replicate color gradings. I came up with some new techniques that will make replicating looks so much easier and faster with less guesswork involved. These techniques will work with a majority of the color grading effects out there. And it’s…

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Black Friday Fearless Flash + Photoshop Actions Sale

Black Friday is here and for one day only you can get my Fearless Flash Photography video series for a whooping 50% off. Be quick, this offer really will disappear at the end of Black Friday. Grab your copy now. Watch online or download for just $20.00 (roughly £16.00 or €19.00) More info here… The course…

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