All Posts in Tuts+

  • Code
    Dynamic Sprite Framework with PHPCode
    In this Nettuts+ PLUS tutorial, you will learn how to create a dynamic "Image Sprite Framework" from an icon set of your choosing. The framework will consist of the sprite image, a sprite stylesheet whose class names and properties correspond to the icons within our sprite image, and an HTML preview page which we can use a quick reference guide for the framework.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Create a Big Money Illustration Using Simple ShapesDesign and illustration
    Learn to create stylized stacks of money in Adobe Illustrator. We'll cover how to use gradients and shading to create simple and effective art. Let's get started!Read More…
  • 3D & Motion Graphics
    Create a Rocky Video Game Terrain in Blender : Part 2Terrain preview
    In this series of tutorials you will learn how to create a finished environment for Blender's Game Engine. The main focus of the series will be texturing and lighting, with the use of some custom 2d filters to enhance the result.Read More…
  • Photo & Video
    The Ultimate List of Photography Gadgets and GizmosPreview
    When you set off on a shoot, there's nothing worse than arriving only to find that you don't have the right kit. This list of accessories covers some cool photography gadgets, from the essential to the uncommon - but no less useful!Read More…
  • 3D & Motion Graphics
    31 Essential Scripts from AEScripts.comThumb
    If you have never used scripts before, you are missing out. These extensions to your AFter Effects arsenal can be invaluable. There are tons to choose from, they do a wide range of tasks, and new ones are being developed all the time. Lloyd Alvarez, our former editor actually runs, an online marketplace and central hub for everything scripts in the AE Universe.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Office Resources - PSD FreebiePreview
    File Type: PSDLicense: See Download FileRead More…
  • Code
    11 Classic CSS Techniques Made Simple with CSS3200x200
    We've all had to achieve some effect that required an extra handful of divs or PNGs. We shouldn't be limited to these old techniques when there's a new age coming. This new age includes the use of CSS3. In today's tutorial, I'll show you eleven different time-consuming effects that can be achieved quite easily with CSS3.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Add Fantastic Color to 3D Text - Part IIPreview
    This is the this last part of this two part tutorial on adding fantastic color to 3D text. In this tutorial, you will learn how to bring a simple text to life and place everything in fantastic, colored and glowing 3D space. Some neat techniques covered here will allow you to bring your artwork to the next level. Don't miss it!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    20 More Useful Adobe Illustrator Menu TipsThumbnail 200
    We have seen many useful tips on Illustrator’s menu commands by talented designers before. Here are some more! Some of these were mentioned earlier too, while some are really helpful and less common. Let’s have a look!Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    MIDI Editing in Pro ToolsMusic and audio
    Only a few months ago, Pro Tools was considered a laggard among DAWs when it came to MIDI capabilities in general — despite its position as the industry standard digital audio production solution. With the release of Pro Tools 8, Digidesign stepped up its game. Let’s take a close look at the new functionality.Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    Open Mic: Tell Us About Where You Store Your Source FilesOpenmic
    Audio files are big. I’m not talking about little compressed stereo MP3s, but uncompressed multi-track DAW source files. And they seem to multiply like rabbits. Where do you store them all? Each Tuesday we open our mic to readers and lurkers alike to come out of the woodwork and tell us your thoughts and opinion, your experiences and mistakes, what you love and what you hate. We want to hear from you, and here’s your chance.Read More…
  • Code
    40 Super-Neat JavaScript Plugins200x200
    The right combination of JavaScript plugins can turn a simple website into a fantastic one - all while requiring minimal work on your behalf. Today, we'll review forty of the most popular plugins available. If we missed some, let us know in the comments!Read More…