How to Create a 3D Hologram-Inspired Text Effect in Adobe Photoshop

What You’ll Be CreatingThis tutorial will show you how to use Photoshop’s filters, adjustment options, and layer styles to create a hologram-inspired texture, and use it along with the 3D tools and settings to create a 3D hologram text effect with a bit of a retro feel. Let’s get started! This text effect was inspired…

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Illustrator and InDesign

Steve Caplin explains how to combine the strengths of InDesign and Illustrator into one design superpower. The post Illustrator and InDesign appeared first on InDesignSecrets…

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How to Create a Botanical Wedding Invite in InDesign

Romantic botanical styles are one of our favorite wedding stationery trends here at InDesignSkills. But there’s no need to splash out on expensive invites when you can create your own in InDesign, and have them printed cheaply through a POD (print-on-demand) site. So save those precious wedding pennies, and follow this tutorial on how to…

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Turning RGB Black to CMYK Black

I assure you I have nothing up my sleeves, but I’m about to do a magic trick: Turn RGB black to CMYK black! This may not sound like a big deal, but believe me: it is! But first, why is this important? The Big Problem As you know, InDesign is color agnostic… in a single…

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How to Create a Sci-Fi, Robot Photo Manipulation in Adobe Photoshop

What You’ll Be CreatingTest out your skills and build a sci-fi scene from scratch! In this tutorial, I’ll show you how to make a cool 80s-inspired photo manipulation using free stocks and 3D assets in Adobe Photoshop.Get inspired! Find more stocks for your manipulations on Envato Market.Tutorial AssetsThe following assets were used in the production…

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How to Create a Quick 3D Botanical Letter Effect in Adobe InDesign

What You’ll Be CreatingOften seen across advertising and poster artwork, this eye-catching effect gives an immersive, natural look to any letter. As well as being a quick tutorial, this is also a great introduction to some more advanced techniques in Adobe InDesign. If you’re on the hunt for more great fonts to use in your text…

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How to Create Vintage Photos With Faded Effect Photoshop Actions

What You’ll Be CreatingIn this tutorial, you will learn how to create a vintage photo effect using brushes and adjustment layers in Adobe Photoshop.I created a Vintage Photo Press with different vintage effects using the same method for my GraphicRiver portfolio.Tutorial AssetsYou will need the following in order to complete this tutorial: Any photo you want to use for…

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How to Create Different Vector Textures Using Adobe Illustrator

What You’ll Be CreatingCreating interesting textures can sometimes be a difficult and annoying task, especially if you don’t know exactly where to start.Since I’ve been there, I wanted to help you out by putting together this little tutorial which will show you three different methods that are easy to learn and master. So, if that…

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12 Best Online Photo Editors for Filters and Effects (Free + Paid)

New to photo editing and looking for free photo editing software? Check out this list of the best photo editors for exciting effects and filters. 12 Best Online Photo Editors for Filters and EffectsRemove stubborn fuzzies from your t-shirt. Or brighten up a selfie with a warm summer glow. Getting your hands on reliable online…

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How to Create a Glitch Effect Poster in Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop

What You’ll Be CreatingThe glitch effect is a major trend in 2018 and is quickly becoming a desirable effect that creates a nostalgic feel related to VHS. Here is an easy technique to create a unique glitch!Looking for amazing vector resources and Illustrator add-ons? Head on over to GraphicRiver. What You Will Need to Create the Poster Access to…

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How to Make Watercolor Effects in Photoshop Quickly With Actions

What You’ll Be CreatingIn this tutorial, you will learn how to create an amazing watercolor effect. 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 how to create in this…

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How to Create a Traditional Indian Kolam Pattern in Adobe Illustrator

What You’ll Be CreatingKolam is a form of drawing that is drawn by using rice flour/chalk/chalk powder/rock powder often using naturally/synthetically colored powders as Wikipedia says. A Kolam is a geometrical line drawing composed of curved loops, which is drawn around a grid pattern of dots. In South India it is widely practiced by female…

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How to Design Gradient-Based Logos in Adobe Illustrator

What You’ll Be CreatingDo you want to learn how to design high-quality logos using gradients in Adobe Illustrator? In this video from my course, 10 Essential Design Tips in Adobe Illustrator, you’ll learn how to create gradient-based logos, primarily using only two colors: black and white.Logo Design With Gradients Why Gradient-Based Logos?Sometimes you see logos and they have…

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How to Create a Quick Burnt Wood Text Effect in Adobe InDesign

What You’ll Be CreatingThis effect adds rustic charm to any typography, is quick and easy to create, and is a great way of mocking up logos or signage. We’ll use Adobe InDesign’s Effects window to develop depth, highlighting and shadowing. Have 15 minutes? What are you waiting for!If you’re on the hunt for more great…

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