How to Create a Battery Icon in Adobe Illustrator

In today’s tutorial, we’re going to look behind the process of creating a battery icon using a couple of basic geometric shapes which we will adjust here and there. That being said, make sure you grab a fresh batch of coffee and let’s get started! Tutorial Details: Battery Icon Program: Adobe Illustrator CS6 – CC…

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Today in Design – Top Articles RoundUp 20 February 2018

The day’s best and most important design- and design business-focused articles, tutorials, and resources hand-picked by Pariah Burke. Graphic Design 101: The designer’s guide to Gestalt Theory Utilising the Gestalt principles can make designs more coherent, connected or unified –… Keep reading Today in Design – Top Articles RoundUp 20 February 2018 on Pariah Burke…

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The Quick-Start Guide to Graphic Design

Is it your dream to become a graphic designer? If you have an eye for design and a flair for technology this creative field might be a great fit for you. But how to get started? Here we look at eight quick-start tips for beginning a new career in graphic design. You’ll also find our…

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How to Create a Surreal Stitched Portrait in Adobe Photoshop

What You’ll Be CreatingToday, we will be learning how to create a golden stitched effect using just a handful of images and default brushes. We will utilize color palettes, adjustment layers, and textures to their fullest extent to create a striking piece of black, white, and gold art portraiture.  What You’ll Need Here are the resources we will…

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Tip of the Week: Accessing Document History

How to access the embedded history log kept inside every InDesign file, which can be of great help when troubleshooting crashes and other document problems. The post Tip of the Week: Accessing Document History appeared first on InDesignSecrets…

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Aurora HDR vs Lightroom & Photoshop

Looking for a way to process HDR photos that’s better than Lightroom or Photoshop? Check out this Aurora HDR review and quickstart tutorial by Denny’s Tips. HDR photography lets you create images with a far greater dynamic range than what you’d get with your camera. It involves taking the same photo multiple times with lighter…

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How to Turn a Photo Into Comic Book Art in Adobe Photoshop

What You’ll Be CreatingIn this tutorial, I will show you how to turn a photo into comic book art in Photoshop using filters and textures. This comic book photo effect is a part of the Comics Book Photoshop Creator from my portfolio on Envato Market. The pack includes the comics book action, 20 vector speech bubbles, and 7 vector…

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InDesign Poll Results: Which tool(s) should be removed from the toolbar?

Hey folks, it’s time to review the results of our latest InDesign poll, and take the wraps off a brand new one. The latest InDesign Secrets polled asked, “Which tool(s) should be removed from the toolbar?” This question was inspired by my jealousy of Photoshop users’ ability to customize their toolbars, simply by clicking on the…

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Today in Design – Top Articles RoundUp 16 February 2018

The day’s best and most important design- and design business-focused articles, tutorials, and resources hand-picked by Pariah Burke. Designers Redesign The ‘Elderly People’ Road Sign To Make It More Positive According to them, the current sign has a derogatory connotation and… Keep reading Today in Design – Top Articles RoundUp 16 February 2018 on Pariah Burke…

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25 Creative Photo Collage Templates for Adobe Photoshop

Place all your favorite memories into a photo collage for a fun project or gift! Check out this incredible list below for premium Photoshop resources.25 Creative Photo Collage TemplatesA photo collage is a collection of images made by you. These compositions can be arranged into simple configurations or more complex arrangements for more creativity. Today…

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27 Amazingly Detailed Adobe Illustrator Tutorials

Recently on our Facebook page, we were asked in response to a vector tutorial being posted:Ain’t that too detailed for Illustrator?Names & avatars blurred for privacyIn response to one of our readers… here’s an article especially for you and other vector fans. Here are 27 tutorials from our archives, with amazingly detailed end results, that…

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InDesign Template of the Month: Data Merge

Time for another free template for our Premium members! (Not a Premium member? Sign up here.) This month’s template comes to us from Adam Jury, and it’s not one, but four templates built to work with InDesign’s Data Merge features! There are files for creating business cards, stationery, convention badges, and a phone directory.    …

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InDesign: Choosing a multilingual publishing solution

An ecosystem of external and internal software solutions flourished in the last 5-6 years or so. The rise of web applications and standards initiated a new era of end-to-end solutions, filling the market with web-to-print software and other InDesign automation applications. Let’s explore each InDesign translation solution, and why choosing Redokun makes sense both for…

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