In this page you will always find interesting deals for your creative work. Some of these deals are exclusive for Photoshop Roadmap visitors. Check this page regularly for the most current discounts. Some of them are ongoing deals, but usually the best ones are time limited. 30% OFF Topaz Glow 2 New Version – Ends September 2nd Get 30% off Topaz… Read the full article.
CreativeLive is not just another online learning platform. Unlike most other sites, CreativeLive has a unique learning system: Live streaming online classes. If you haven’t already, read more about Creative Live’s learning system here. All the classes on the site, from Photoshop courses to photography, filmmaking and much more, are taught live in front of an audience. And CreativeLive live-stream… Read the full article.
Netflix’s Stranger Things is a hit. So is the 80’s culture revival. Horror movies from that time were scary and fun at the same time and that’s something this show was able to capture with success. But for those who aren’t designers, there was something that helped to set that ambiance: the awesome 80’s styled logo. If you think you… Read the full article.
A lot of us use Adobe Photoshop on a daily basis, but no matter how much of a veteran you are, you can always learn new little tips that will make you think “How did I not know this before!”. As I pointed out in the 10 Critical Photoshop Mistakes You Must Stop Making article I posted a couple of… Read the full article.
As a photographer or designer you’re always seeking for perfection. You want your images to be stunningly good looking. In fact, You probably are an expert in color enhancement, frequency separation skin retouching, subtle hdr effects, and many obscure and little-known image sharpening techniques. You enjoy that, don’t you? But when it comes to unusual stuff, I’m pretty sure you… Read the full article.
Topaz Labs has rolled out a new update for its Glow plugin and it now comes packed with even more amazing features than ever before. For those of you who are not familiar with the company, Topaz Labs is a brand well-known among photographers and graphic designers. This company makes brilliant Photoshop plugins, like Topaz Impression and DeNoise, that lets… Read the full article.
Hero images are beautifully designed over-sized images, in many cases photographs, that are prominently positioned at the top of the homepage of any given site. This has been a popular trend in web design for the last year or so. The Envato Blog has collected 20 high-resolution mockup templates packs that will allow you to quickly create your own professional… Read the full article.
Sant’Elia Script from Yellow Design Studio is a robust modern type family with regular and rough versions in six weights. Its letterforms are crisp and welcoming with a splash of verve. Alternate versions feature angled strokes that inject extra energy. Rough weights include three different distress levels that can be mixed for added control and customization. Three of those Rough… Read the full article.
Your Photoshop workflow depends on several factors, including the volume of work you’re dealing with and your own mastery of the software. Lightroom and Photoshop instructor Ben Willmore has another secret for helping speed up your workflow when editing photos: Photoshop keyboard shortcuts. Becoming familiar (and quick) with these shortcuts can help you make changes without requiring a lot of physical… Read the full article.
Creative Market is a platform for handcrafted, mouse made design content from independent creatives around the world. They’re passionate about making beautiful design simple and accessible to everyone. So passionate, that each week they offer 6 products from their extensive catalog for free. Yes, free. The catch is that you have to download them right before the week ends. Easy,… Read the full article.
Retouching a photo is a complex task. Or not. It depends on many factors. Sometimes you need only a quick retouching because the original image is great and you just want only to enhance certain features or apply specific little retouches to it. Colin Smith from PhotoshopCafe will show you in this tutorial one of the oldest trick for quick… Read the full article.
Carrara Light is part of Hoftype’s brand new 14-font family, Carrara, which just made its debut a few weeks ago. While the entire collection is on sale for just $99 through September 4th, you can download Carrara Light for free today. This friendly family works well at both headline and body text sizes — making it a great fit for… Read the full article.
This Photoshop guide for you, the newbie struggling to make some sense out of Photoshop. Yes, you understand how to open an image, or paint with a brush, or even making some basic photo retouching. But you have no clue how go beyond those basic tasks, or perhaps creating your own workflow. In this video by Nate Dodson from TutVid,… Read the full article.
TypeType released TT Corals just last week and it’s already clear that it’s going to be a hit. And even better, they’re giving you TT Corals Thin for free and offering the entire family for just $21! The 12 font family is a modern, humanistic sans serif that was inspired by the many of the traits typical of type from… Read the full article.
After some steep, but fun, learning curve you are starting to get a grasp of Photoshop. But your constant trips to the menu bar, toolbar or panels are starting to get tedious. Then it’s time to start learning some basic hotkeys. As a computer user, you probably know all the common system hotkeys like Copy, Paste, Cut, Save, etc. But… Read the full article.
The Pinto family made its debut on MyFonts, one of the largest commercial fonts marketplace, over two years ago, and users love it just as much now as they did in 2014. The 14 font collection features a wide wide range of weights — one of which, Pinto NO_04, is free! The rest of the weights were designed with just… Read the full article.
Learning new obscure hotkeys an obsession for some. There are lots of them hidden in Photoshop and I’m pretty sure that some of them are even undocumented. In this video tutorial Nathaniel Dodson from TutVid will show you 31 hotkeys in Photoshop that are both useful and that you probably have never heard of or even used before. Nathaniel will… Read the full article.
There is no perfect love. But is perfection possible? Well, if you are paying a monthly fee for an app, at least you are allowed to ask for something close to that. But if that app is Adobe Photoshop then we will have a hard time trying to figure out what to improve. Nevertheless, there is always room for improvement,… Read the full article.
Removing something from its background has been perhaps the most popular task in Photoshop. For those on CS6 or earlier versions, the quick select brush and refine edge have been the tools of choice for most of the work. But the new Photoshop CC Select and Mask space provides dramatically better results than refine edge. This tool will let you… Read the full article.
Face recognition has been around for a while in digital cameras or photo albums. And lately, it became a both disturbing and fascinating new phenomenon when Snapchat added the face swap feature to its app. And what about Photoshop? Retouching facial features has always been difficult and the results were far from realistic, if not cheesy or grotesque. In this last… Read the full article.
Photoshop was originally conceived as an imaging software, and that’s still its primary purpose. After all, that’s why it was named that way. And much that Adobe doesn’t like it, Photoshop has become a colloquial expression for photo retouching. But over the years Adobe has added a great deal of features such as vectors, layers or artboards to mention a… Read the full article.
For those of us who aren’t professional photographers, or lack the proper equipment, portrait photography is a feat that will inevitably end in an intensive, and sometimes clueless, retouching session.Luckily Photoshop has some incredible tools to make this process easier. But if you aren’t an intermediate or advanced user, you will need some help.The following tutorials will explain the basics… Read the full article.
It’s that time of the year when Adobe releases a major Photoshop CC update. And as usual, that means exciting news. And it doesn’t stop here. More new digital imaging product features will be announced soon. There is something in this release for everyone: Powerful new photo editing capabilities; performance improvements; major enhancements to popular features, and a lot more…. Read the full article.
Trying to get the perfect and most creative color toning for your image seems like a daunting, and most of the times, frustrating experience. Dealing with Curves, channel operations and other complex tools is for the pros only. Fortunately, Photoshop has always an ace up its sleeve. We talked before about the Color Lookup Tables, where you could apply different… Read the full article.