Ivaylo Gerchev
Hi! My name is Ivaylo. I love all kinds of digital art and multimedia. My motto is "Minimum effort for maximum effect!"
Tutorials
  • Web Design
    Retina-Friendly Photoshop Slicing With "Cut&Slice Me"Cut n slice retina
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    Adobe Photoshop is constantly evolving; new features are added with each release, while existing features are improved. There is, however, one area which is still quite outdated; the way we slice our designs in Photoshop hasn't changed since the web was table-based.Read More…
  • Code
    Toying With the HTML5 File System APIHtml5
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    HTML5 provides us with a whole crop of new possibilities, such as drawing with canvas, implementing multimedia with the audio and video APIs, and so on. One of these tools, which is still relatively new, is the File System API. It gives us access to a sandboxed section of the user's local file system, thus filling the gap between desktop and web applications even further! In today's tutorial, we'll go through the basics of this new and exciting API, exploring the most common filesystem tasks. Let's get started!Read More…
  • Code
    Using WordPress and Flash TogetherPreview
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    Although making a website completely based on Flash is not such a good idea for a variety of reasons, that doesn't mean you must not use Flash at all. I like to think about Flash as a spice. Putting some spices here and there could improve the taste of your website making it more pleasant and interactive for your visitors. Of course, as we all know, putting too many spices in our dish can bring problems. So, Flash should be used in moderation. Let's see how this can be done.Read More…
  • Photo & Video
    Learn Lightroom in a Week - Day 7: Export and PublishingPreview7
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    In today’s tutorial, we will finish our journey in Lightroom. We will bring everything we've learned together and tackle exporting and publishing.Read More…
  • Photo & Video
    Learn Lightroom in a Week - Day 6: Printing, Slideshows and Web GalleriesPreview6
    In today’s tutorial we’ll continue our in-depth introduction to Lightroom by looking showing your images off to others. We’ll be discussing printing, exporting and creating slideshows in Lightroom!Read More…
  • Photo & Video
    Learn Lightroom in a Week - Day 5: Advanced EditingPreview5
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    In today's tutorial, we will go a step further in image development in Lightroom. We will also apply what we learned in the previous tutorials to various photo editing workflows.Read More…
  • Photo & Video
    Learn Lightroom in a Week - Day 4: Editing EssentialsPreview4
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    In today’s tutorial we’ll continue our in-depth introduction to Lightroom by looking at the techniques and options for development and processing. We’ll be discussing cropping, color and exposure control, presets and other tools in Lightroom!Read More…
  • Photo & Video
    Learn Lightroom in a Week - Day 3: Organizing And FilteringPreview3
    In today's tutorial we'll continue our in-depth introduction to Lightroom by looking at the various options for organizing and filtering your images. We'll be discussing collections, stacks, metadata, attributes, keywords, and everything else you need to select and organize images in Lightroom!Read More…
  • Photo & Video
    Learn Lightroom in a Week - Day 2: Import And ViewingPreview2
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    In today's tutorial we'll continue our in-depth introduction to Lightroom! The guide will be taking you through the (often confusing) process of correctly importing your images, understanding how catalogs work, and clearly explaining the different ways to view your images in Lightroom. By the end of the tutorial, you should have a fully-stocked library of imported images!Read More…
  • Photo & Video
    Learn Lightroom in a Week - Day 1: Workspace and PreferencesPreview1
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    In today's tutorial we're going to start the process of learning Photoshop Lightroom from the ground up. Over the course of the seven article series, we'll cover everything from setting up the application, right through to in-depth techniques for post-processing and organising your work. In this first piece, we'll investigate the Lightroom interface, adjust basic preferences, and personalise the software for your own business. Ready to jump in? Let's get started!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Speed Up Your Photoshop CS5 Workflow by Making Your Own Custom PanelsPreview
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    Speed up your workflow with the power of custom panels in Photoshop. In today’s tutorial, we will turn multi-stepped commands and tasks into one-click solutions. No programming skills needed. Let’s get started!Read More…