How to Create a Mental Health Themed Photo Manipulation in Adobe Photoshop

What You'll Be CreatingAlthough mental health is just as important as physical health, it's often misunderstood and treated too lightly. After all, a person suffering from depression or anxiety looks completely fine on the outside, and nobody can tell what they're really feeling. That's where art can help—it allows the artist to show their inner...
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Free Video Course: Essential Tips to Master Photoshop Brushes

New to the Brush Tool? Learn essential tips with this free Photoshop course below!Essential Brush Tips for Adobe PhotoshopHave 30 minutes to spare? We're excited to bring you, for free, my latest course on 10 Tips to Master Adobe Photoshop Brushes. This course outlines all the essential tips for getting started with digital art in...
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InDesign How-to Video: How to Convert Shapes

How to change circles to squares, rectangles to starbursts, or hexagons to triangles instantly in InDesign, and fix problems with misshapen objects. The post InDesign How-to Video: How to Convert Shapes appeared first on InDesignSecrets...
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InFocus: Autumn 2018

Keith Gilbert reviews an impressive solution offering a birds-eye view of the status of a publication, any time, anywhere. The post InFocus: Autumn 2018 appeared first on InDesignSecrets...
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Tip of the Week: Easy Type on a Curve

Sign up for the InDesign tip of the week to get a new tip, roundups of new articles, plus exclusive deals sent right to your Inbox! The post Tip of the Week: Easy Type on a Curve appeared first on InDesignSecrets...
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What is a cookie consent? Do they affect user experience?

In this article, our objective is to get an answer these two questions: What is a cookie consent? Does it affect user experience?  To start with, we should know what a cookie is. Cookies, not those you eat with your milk, are messages that different web servers pass to your web browser. This happens when you...
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How to Paint Natural, Afro Textured Hair in Adobe Photoshop

What You'll Be CreatingIn this tutorial, we're going to look at different ways of painting natural, afro textured hair in Adobe Photoshop. We'll create a trio portrait, with each subject's hair drawing inspiration from different hair types. Before diving into this lesson, check out the previous two tutorials in this series: How to Draw Natural, Textured,...
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Emerald Gemstone Icon – Adobe Illustrator Tutorial

In today’s tutorial, we’re going to learn how to create a simple emerald gemstone icon, using nothing more than some basic geometric shapes and tools. So, assuming you already have the software up and running, let’s jump straight into it! Tutorial Details: Emerald Gemstone Icon Program: Adobe Illustrator CS6 – CC 2018 Difficulty: Beginner Topics...
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How to Create an Infographic Design in Adobe InDesign

What You'll Be CreatingIt’s been a long road for campaigners to gain legal recognition of same-sex partnerships and to legalise same-sex marriage. Although the future’s looking bright for LBGTQ couples looking to marry in many countries across the world, there’s still a long way to go towards gaining equality globally. This infographic explores the history...
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How to Create a Surreal Boat Photo Manipulation With Adobe Photoshop

What You'll Be CreatingIn this tutorial, I'll show you how to use Adobe Photoshop to create a surreal boat photo manipulation featuring a flying boat with birds, a tree, and a house. First, we'll build the base scene using several stock images. Later, we'll add the boat, tree, roof, and window. We'll retouch the model, ladder,...
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InDesign Template of the Month: Certificates

This month's exclusive template for InDesignSecrets Premium members is for an interactive newsletter that can be output three ways: print, interactive PDF, and Adobe Publish Online. The post InDesign Template of the Month: Certificates appeared first on InDesignSecrets...
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InReview: MasterPlan WORK

Keith Gilbert reviews an impressive solution offering a birds-eye view of the status of a publication, any time, anywhere. The post InReview: MasterPlan WORK appeared first on InDesignSecrets...
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How to Create a Dark Surreal Eye Photo Manipulation in Adobe Photoshop

What You'll Be CreatingIn this tutorial, I'll show you how to use Adobe Photoshop to create a dark, surreal piece featuring a giant underground eye. First, we'll build the base scene using several stock images. After that, we'll add the eye and the root and blend them together using adjustment layers, masking, and brushes. Later, we'll...
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