Using the Layers panel in InCopy

I know what you’re thinking. A Layers panel in InCopy? Alright, maybe you weren’t thinking that but a lot of the users whom I mention this to have that exact reaction. If you haven’t noticed or discovered this yet, the Layers panel can be found where all of the other panels in InCopy live, in...
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Gartner recognizes Adobe as an Industry Leader in Mobile App Development

Adobe is excited to have been recognized as a Leader in the 2014 Garnter Magic Quadrant for Mobile Application Development Platforms research report. The Gartner Magic Quadrant is a go-to resource for an objective perspective on technology markets. We feel being recognized as an industry leader—based on both “completeness of vision” and “ability to execute” —is...
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Born of the Dragon – Create this Symbolic Gothic Composite in Photoshop

In this tutorial you will learn, how to make this gothic and symbolic photo manipulation. I’ll show you basics of Photoshop, like making night or create lights and shadows. You can read extra tips about photo manipulations and you will learn, how to make living tattoo! You will be making better photo manipulations and works...
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A Script for Printing by Master Page

Did you ever wish you could print a set of pages from an InDesign document according to which master page they were based on? Something like that might come in very handy with certain long documents when you just need to print a specific subset of pages. For example, say you wanted to print out all the...
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Premium Tutorial: Hamburger

In this tutorial, you will learn how to create a very realistic and detailed Hamburger using simple tools and techniques such as Pathfinder, Align, Blend, layer arrangements etc. in Adobe Illustrator. Let’s start.Related posts:Premium Tutorial: Photorealistic DSLR CameraPremium Tutorial: Office ChairPremium Tutorial: Detailed Vespa (Read more...)...
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Drawing a Realistic Cat in Photoshop

Most of animals have their own fur. Learning to draw animal’s fur is always useful to your artworks. This will show you the drawing a realistic cat, then you will have an idea to initiate your animal drawing. (View This Tutorial)...
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Fotolia Coupon Discount (20% OFF)

Fotolia coupon code for September 2014Fotolia offers royalty free stock images, letting individuals as well as professionals to lawfully purchase and use stock images along with illustrations for print and web.Fololia Coupon for September 2014Click here to get 15% off for Fololia monthly subscriptionGet 15% off for Fotolia monthly subscriptionClick here to get 20% discount...
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Photo Manipulating your Image into a Beautiful Fairy

Here will show you how to turn your image into a fairy and dragonflies flying around her. It will show you, how to make amazing depth of field on your manipulation by simple steps. You will see, how to use different blurs and blending modes on your work. (View This Tutorial)...
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Accenture Interactive: Driving Client Engagement with Adobe DPS

The Details: Originally, Accenture Interactive was faced with the challenge of delivering internal thought leadership content to its own executives. Developing an iPad app with Adobe Digital Publishing Suite (DPS) allowed them to do that, and much more. Now the app is also used as a critical tool when Accenture sales teams are presenting to...
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Today in Design – Top Articles RoundUp 5 September 2014

Great content found by Pariah and shared to the design and creative communities on social media. Workspace Design Trends To Increase Your Productivity Your office needs more nooks, less sitting. Give your employees a space they look forward to coming… Keep reading Today in Design – Top Articles RoundUp 5 September 2014 on Pariah Burke...
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InDesign Secrets Video: Sharing Swatches

They say sharing is caring. It’s true in life and in the world of graphic design. For example, if you care enough to use consistent colors across InDesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator, you need to share your swatches. And in the latest InDesign Secrets video at lynda.com, Anne-Marie Concepción shows how to do that, by exporting swatches from InDesign...
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Blinkbid 7

Easy Bids and Invoices for Creative Professionals Photographer Lou Lesko designed Blinkbid to help other creative professionals simplify and streamline the often dizzying process of creating bids and invoicing for jobs. Now at version 7, Blinkbid has added a slew of new features, such as discounts on estimates and an easier-to-use Production Module. Blinkbid is...
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The Ring Tutorial to End All Ring Tutorials (Part 1)

So you know how the cinematic interpretations of JRR Tolkien's Hobbit-based works are about eight bazillion times longer than their literary sources? Yeah, this is the opposite. This is a longish, literary-ish (well, you know, to the best of my ability), interpretation of Deke's ten-minute video tutorial on how to create the famous artifact at...
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Using a One-Cell Table to Highlight a Paragraph of Text

Did you ever need to highlight a paragraph in InDesign? Should be simple, right? You’d think there would be an option to do this in the Control panel or Paragraph Style Options. You’d think that you could just select a paragraph, click a button, and be done with it. You’d be wrong. Of course there are workarounds, like using custom...
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X-Men Type Effect

I gave our editor, Chris Main, a few options for this issue’s “Down & Dirty Tricks” column and, of course, he went with the X-Men type effect. Now, I really shouldn’t have been surprised considering his office is jammed-packed with just about every Marvel action figure known to man, along with Star Wars figures, a...
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