How to Create Highlighted Text in Photoshop

There’s no straightforward way to create highlighted text in Photoshop like you can in Adobe InDesign. However, with this trick you can create highlighted text with great results in less than a minute. There are two ways to create highlighted text in Photoshop. The first is to simply draw rectangles behind your text with the…

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How to Create an Epic Scene of Alien Invasion in Photoshop

Create a fragment of an epic scene of an alien invasion! In this tutorial, I will show you how to create a realistic landscape with the effects of battle and attacking aliens. You will learn interesting techniques, tricks and much more. So battle breaks out! We will begin this photomanipulation with a realistic landscape. Add…

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Create This Charming Magician with Enchanting Effects in Photoshop

In this tutorial, you’ll learn how to create this amazing photo manipulation in Photoshop with plenty of magical details. Also, you will learn how to create a fiery leopard, interesting and useful effects that I created as well as working with the Photoshop tools in getting the desired scene and much more! First of all…

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URLs: Breaking (Badly)

With the help of GREP styles, you can solve the problem of bad breaks in long URLs. Dividing URLs over a line is seemingly simple—Never hyphenate a URL—but the next question is, where do we break long URLs? The Chicago Manual of Style, 16th Edition now recommends breaking before rather than after a slash. But…

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Today in Design – Top Articles RoundUp 21 April 2017

The day’s best and most important design- and design business-focused articles, tutorials, and resources hand-picked by Pariah Burke. Business media has its own fake news problem How to Land Your First UX Speaking Gig Your Performance Review Wasn’t Fair—Let Yourself… Keep reading Today in Design – Top Articles RoundUp 21 April 2017 on Pariah Burke…

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How to Create a Quick Holographic Text Effect in Adobe Photoshop

What You’ll Be CreatingThis tutorial will show you how to use Photoshop’s layer styles and filters to create an easy holographic text effect. Let’s get started! This text effect was inspired by the many Layer Styles available on GraphicRiver. Tutorial Assets The following assets were used during the production of this tutorial: Premier Script font 1…

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How to Create a Spring Cleaning Illustration in Adobe Illustrator

What You’ll Be CreatingEach spring, women in my home country Ukraine make an unusually hard cleaning of the whole house. Usually a woman is rated how good of a hostess she is according to the cleanliness of her house, shining windows, and how good of a cook she is. Today, we will create some cleaning…

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The Shocking Truth About InDesign’s Spell Check

If you work with catalogs with lots of part numbers, or with documents that contain volts or watts expressed like 1200W or 240V, you need to know about a key difference between older and more recent versions of InDesign. Since InDesign CS6, InDesign has offered a choice of two spelling dictionaries in Preferences > Dictionary. Proximity is the dictionary default…

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Today in Design – Top Articles RoundUp 20 April 2017

The day’s best and most important design- and design business-focused articles, tutorials, and resources hand-picked by Pariah Burke. 4 common mistakes that could be killing your customer-acquisition strategy Why These Introverts Succeed In Extroverts’ Jobs Illustrator for UX Design Compare… Keep reading Today in Design – Top Articles RoundUp 20 April 2017 on Pariah Burke…

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How to Create a Bold, Cartoonish Text Effect in Adobe Illustrator

What You’ll Be CreatingIn the following steps you will learn how to create a bold, cartoonish text effect in Adobe Illustrator. For starters you will learn how to set up a simple grid and how to create a pretty simple background for your text effect. Using the Type Tool and a nice, free font, you’ll learn…

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How to Add Wings to a Photo in Adobe Photoshop

What You’ll Be CreatingAlthough in our world only birds have feathered wings, it doesn’t stop us from being curious what other animals would look like with a pair of them. And with the power of photo manipulation, you don’t need to wonder anymore—just see it for yourself! In this short tutorial I will show you how…

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Try Our New Course: Creating Low Poly Backgrounds

What You’ll Be CreatingDo you want to know how to create a trendy low poly abstract background? If so, our new short course, Creating Low Poly Backgrounds, is for you. What You’ll LearnIn this course, artist Jonathan Lam will take you through the basics of how to create a low poly abstract background using Cinema 4D and Adobe…

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Today in Design – Top Articles RoundUp 19 April 2017

The day’s best and most important design- and design business-focused articles, tutorials, and resources hand-picked by Pariah Burke. The future of digital magazines: continuous publishing Three Ways Getting Emotional Can Help You Make Your Pitch The Gig Economy’s False Promise… Keep reading Today in Design – Top Articles RoundUp 19 April 2017 on Pariah Burke…

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InQuestion: April 2017

In excerpts from Why Fonts Matter by Sarah Hyndman, this article explains the psychological effects of fonts on the reader, for the purpose of helping you use type more effectively. The post InQuestion: April 2017 appeared first on InDesignSecrets…

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How to Create a 90s Radio in Adobe Illustrator

What You’ll Be CreatingWho doesn’t remember those fabulous portable radios? Remember when you used to listen to music from a cassette or just tune in to a radio station, when there were still no iPods or Spotify?So today we will remember a radio in the best style of the 1990s using basic and simple forms…

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Create an Ice Cream Text Effect in Photoshop

Today I will show you how to create an awesome ice cream text effect! The process is simple enough for any level Photoshop lover. We will use the basic tools and effects along to achieve the final outcome in short time. So let’s begin! Tutorial Details Program: Adobe Photoshop CS6 Estimated Completion Time: 45 minutes…

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