Pointless Photo Challenge, Episode 1

Photography can be a serious business sometimes, doubly so for me as it’s both my job and my hobby. But take things too seriously and run the risk of losing the fun factor and that’s often where the more creative side photography comes to the surface. So when my good friend and fellow Adorama TV…

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How to Create a Bodega Shop Illustration in Adobe Illustrator

What You’ll Be CreatingIn this tutorial we will create a complete shop with all the details, in addition to some shrubs and a street with its lampposts, using the most basic shapes and tools of Adobe Illustrator.Find more inspiration for your vector illustrations over on GraphicRiver.1. How to Create a New Document Press Control-N to make a New Document. Set…

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Tip of the Week: 3 Ways to Highlight Text

This InDesign tip on using the Story Editor when designing with text was sent to Tip of the Week email subscribers on April 27, 2017. Sign up now and every week you’ll get a new tip, keyboard shortcut, and roundups of new articles, plus exclusive deals sent right to your Inbox! Just scroll down to the bottom of…

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How to Create a Steampunk Owl Photo Manipulation in Adobe Photoshop

What You’ll Be CreatingSteampunk is a fun genre of science fiction that combines advanced technological features with historical (often steam-powered) machinery. And in this tutorial, I’ll show you how to construct your own owl figurine using a collection of great stock images.Love steampunk design? Check out our amazing selection of Steampunk Designs and Resources available…

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How to Create a Retro Science-Themed Icon Pack in Adobe Illustrator

What You’ll Be CreatingEver wondered what it must feel like to be a mad scientist creating all sort of mysterious inventions?  If that’s the case, wonder no more, since in today’s tutorial we’re going to get our geek on and create a little retro science-themed icon pack using some of the most basic shapes and…

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InDesign Magazine Issue 97: Find/Change

We’re happy to announce that InDesign Magazine Issue 97 (May 2017) is now available! Here’s what the issue includes: Wish you had the power to make sweeping changes to the content and formatting of your InDesign documents? You do! Chad Chelius explains. David Blatner shares his thoughts on the latest update to InDesign. Melinda Grant shares three…

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Best of the Design Web: April 2017

Welcome back to Best of the Design Web, where we feature some of the best design tutorials of this past month! Tackle new and exciting projects from across the web, and let us know your favorites in the comments!10 Amazing Tutorials From Across the Web How to Create a Flat Astronaut in Adobe Illustrator Send…

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Today in Design – Top Articles RoundUp 29 April 2017

The day’s best and most important design- and design business-focused articles, tutorials, and resources hand-picked by Pariah Burke. The Weekly Standard’s Arsenal to Fight Falsehoods: ‘Facts, Logic and Reason’ – The New York Times Science turns paintings into photos because… Keep reading Today in Design – Top Articles RoundUp 29 April 2017 on Pariah Burke…

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