This puffy soft typography was created by Justin Vin, a branding, motion design and animation studio. He was inspired while playing with Illustrator’s blend tool and gradients. The result was this great big, playful, inflated type, which works nice for short phrases, titles or headings and numbers. The typography is free for personal and commercial use. Download Softa Free Font… Read the full article.
When you open a raw image in Photoshop, you see a world of possibilities. No matter how good is your photo, you’ll want to make it better. And that’s not a bad thing at all. But usually you see the problem or the potential area of improvement, and don’t know how to fix it or what to do. In this… Read the full article.
In the world of Photoshop, some effects are timeless classics. Turning a portrait photo into a sketch is one of them. With just a few simple clicks, any portrait can be turned into a beautiful drawing, and any photographer can feel like an accomplished graphic artist. In this tutorial, Steve Patterson from Photoshop Essentials guides you step by step as… Read the full article.
Building your brand can be one of the most exciting and challenging aspects of launching a new business — and that includes creating a logo that captures the essence of your brand in a single, memorable image. Here are a few tips every entrepreneur needs to know about creating the perfect logo. Think Like a Designer Your brand reflects not… Read the full article.
When we take a photo, it seems that everything ends up being distracting. Maybe it’s because we don’t choose the location properly, or because we don’t pay enough attention to the surroundings. No matter the reason why, removing a difficult object from a photo is nothing short of a retouching challenge. In this tutorial, Colin Smith from Photoshop Cafe will… Read the full article.
Color fonts are the next big thing in graphic design. They represent a key evolution in digital typography. We are talking about font sets that include multiple colors, shades, textures and transparency in both vector and bitmap format. The standard vector fonts we all know, are just vector outlines that can be filled with any color using your favorite graphic… Read the full article.
Combining two or more photos in Photoshop seems to be somewhat confusing for beginners. Not only because it involves cutting and positioning an image, but also because you have to know how to handle different files in the work area. In this tutorial by Colin Smith from Photoshop Cafe, you will learn how to combine photos using 3 different methods.
Dan Cretu obviously has a lot of fun with food, way before it gets chowed down. If you’re still reminded of how mom always tells you not to play with food, it’s time to ditch that thought. You may think that these incredibly creative food sculptures have been Photoshopped to death, but they are actually assembled the way you see… Read the full article.
Why wouldn’t we have a tiger perched on a deck overlooking the city? And why can’t a man have wings? If you are disappointed by the boring state of affairs in reality, then channel your fantasy world into hyper-realistic photographs that shock and delight yourself and everyone else. That’s what Ionut Caras has done, and is doing perfectly by twisting… Read the full article.
Rachella Script Free Typeface is a modern calligraphy font collection from Ianmikraz studio. It has a classic style combining beauty and an elegant touch. Rachella Script Free Typeface features 270 glyphs and 87 alternate characters with opentype features. You also get swash alternates, stylistic alternates, standart ligatures and more. You can access all those alternate characters by using OpenType savvy programs… Read the full article.
The Braggest is a new brush font created from carefuly selected artistic sketches. The Braggest includes two lowercase characters, and very likely ligature thats allow you to make a personal handwriting especially for branding project. Download The Braggest Free Font Here…
Eufoniem is the result of the fusion between Yu Poniyem and Euphonium. Yu Poniyem is the a name of a woman in Java. She is smart, sexy, and brave. She has a strong voice against the patriarchy dominance, but also gentle and graceful in her feminine life. She is the modern figure of “Rara Mendut” in Javanist history. Just like Yu Poniyem,… Read the full article.
Removing unwanted items from an image is one of the most common uses of Photoshop. It may look like a complex task, but it will surprise you that it doesn’t take expert skills to make unwanted objects vanish from your photos. In this tutorial, Kelvin Pimont from Kelvin Designs will show you how to remove ANYTHING in Adobe Photoshop. The… Read the full article.
Frutilla Script Free Typeface is a new modern calligraphy Typeface Fonts collection from Ianmikraz studio, combines from copperplate to contemporary typeface, classic, beauty and elegant touch. Frutilla Script Free Typeface features 277 glyphs and 86 alternate character contain with opentype features. Swash Alternates, Stylistic Alternates, Standart Ligature and more. You can access all those alternate characters by using OpenType savvy… Read the full article.
Often times, it’s the humblest of materials that do the greatest wonders. Don’t believe that? Just check out Zim and Zou’s meticulous, intricate, and grand works of paper art. This pair has lent their creativity and craftiness to the likes of Hermes and even the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, adding a child-like wonder and artistry to the world of… Read the full article.
There’s something about European old towns that leave you charmed, and you may wonder why they don’t build cities like these anymore. Lack of space? Sure, we could always elevate these historic building on stilts. What about trains and metro stations? Let’s have them tucked neatly in buildings, you don’t want any eyesores around. Looking at figments of the Brzozowski’s… Read the full article.
We love a good optical illusion, don’t we? Being aware of how our perception is tricking us is both bizarre and fun. Well, for Florian de Looij, it definitely seems so. Word has it that this Netherlands-based designer got his hands on Photoshop at a tender age of 12 and has never looked back since. Today, he releases a new… Read the full article.
Photo retouching is usually seen as the art of removing unwanted objects, skin blemishes and other imperfections in your images. But as soon as your scene or portrait has been cleaned up, colors start to matter. And not specifically the overall color balance or applied effects. Maybe the color of a shirt or the color of an object. And that can’t be… Read the full article.
If ‘going viral’ was a thing in the 19th century, these photographs would have been shared a million times. Who doesn’t like a good image that brings together elements of magic, illusion, trickery, and a good dose of shock-factor? Going headless seems to have been the fantasy of the time in the Victorian era, if these interesting portraits are anything… Read the full article.
In this Adobe Photoshop tutorial, Nathaniel Dodson will do a quick 45 minute rundown of 10 features (and one bonus trick) that are relatively unknown or obscure in the world of Photoshop. You’ll learn about a trick to cut out hair and then making edges looks smoother and more perfect. You’ll learn about an amazing color grading technique and replacing… Read the full article.
Business cards are one of the most common print designs, so you’d think every designer and their grandmother would know how to make a creative business card. Yet the high number of unoriginal, uninspired business cards being passed out at networking events proves there’s a major gap in what we should know and what we’re actually creating. To be fair,… Read the full article.
In this tutorial by kelvin Pimont from Kelvin Designs, you will learn a few ways to sharpen your images and photos in Photoshop. From Unsharp Mask, to High Pass filter, to sharpen tool and using Camera Raw. Many ways to sharpen images in Photoshop! There’s a bunch of different ways to sharpen an image using different tools and different filters…. Read the full article.
You can easily make stuff float on photos by searching for a stock image, cutting the object and pasting it in a layer of your psd file. There are millions of drawbacks in using that technique, being the correct lighting and the getting the exact object the main ones. In this video tutorial by Patrick McKinnon, you will learn, in… Read the full article.
In this tutorial by kelvin Pimont from Kelvin Designs, you will learn how to transform dull photographs that lack impact into more dramatic and colorful images. Kelvin will show you how to select areas and make local adjustments to colors and contrast to make the colors pop and make a more impactful photo. If you want to master Photoshop’s color… Read the full article.