All Posts in Tuts+

  • Music & Audio
    Enhancing the Kick Drum with Sine WavesThumb
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    The biggest and most difficult sound to get right in the studio is usually the drum kit. There are many factors involved — the kit is made up by an assortment of instruments, usually with individual mics on every drum, and then room mics on top of that. This makes for a difficult job and usually the part of the tracking process that consumes the most time. Especially in home studios where the acoustics and mic selection don't really cut it, additional processing is required to improve the sound. Let's take a look at improving the kick sound with sine waves. Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Squirrel Love SpirographPreview
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  • Design & Illustration
    Over 40 Illustrative BrushesPreview
    File Type: This file is AI and compaible with Illustrator CS+License: Anyway - just not resold.Read More…
  • Code
    Build an Auto-Scrolling Slideshow That Works With and Without JavaScript200x200
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    Create a jQuery slideshow that enables you to click through each slide when JavaScript is disabled, without having to display all slides one under the other. Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Use Over 40 Advanced Keyboard Shortcuts to Create a Reflective TimepiecePreview
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    This tutorial will teach you basic to advanced keyboard shortcuts, all while designing an amazing timepiece! We can't cover all of the keyboard shortcuts in this tutorial, but there are over 40 essentials here to give you a great start! Let's get started on the way to being a super efficient designer!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Create a Landscape Wallpaper for your DesktopVector landscape
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    Want to spruce up your desktop and at the same time impress your friends? Why not create a vector landscape wallpaper? In this simple tutorial, you will learn how to create an eye-appealing wallpaper quickly and effectively. Let's get to it!Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    Workshop #7: The Frozen Rose by ExcellionWorkshop
    At Audiotuts+ we irregularly put up a reader track for workshopping and critique (find out how to submit a track). This is how it works: you upload your song, and every couple of weeks we'll publish one here and step away from the podium. The floor is yours to talk about the track and how the artist can fix problems in and improve upon the mix and the song. This one's The Frozen Rose by Excellion.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Place a Fantasy Creature in a Misty Landscape - Screencast261 creature landscape
    "This time I've got for you a photo manipulation tutorial. We'll grab several photos and create this fantasy mock-up of an unreal creature. We'll learn several non-destructive techniques, apply photo filters to adjust the lighting, and of course a little bit of the creative process involved on this piece. Let's get to it! " - Alvaro GuzmanRead More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Place a Fantasy Creature in a Misty LandscapePreview
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    This time I've got for you a photo manipulation tutorial. We'll grab several photos and create this fantasy mock-up of an unreal creature. We'll learn several non-destructive techniques, apply photo filters to adjust the lighting, and of course a little bit of the creative process involved on this piece. Let's get to it!Read More…
  • Code
    The Ultimate Guide to .htaccess Files200x200
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    Apache's .htaccess configuration files have baffled countless developers. This tutorial aims to break through this confusion by focusing on examples and thorough descriptions. Among the benefits of learning .htaccess configuration is automatic gzipping of your content, providing friendlier URLs, preventing hotlinking, improving caching, and more. First, the basics. Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Create Sheet Rolls with Custom Spirals - Screencast142 spiral paper
    "In this tutorial, I’ll explain how to make custom spirals (apart from the default spiral tool), and use them creatively in making rolls of paper. So far, I came to know that the spiral tool does not allow a uniform decay (equal spacing) between each wind of a spiral. In this tutorial, I will expose some basic tricks to do so. Hope you find it interesting." - Saurabh SharmaRead More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Create Sheet Rolls with Custom SpiralsPreview
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    In this tutorial, I’ll explain how to make custom spirals (apart from the default spiral tool), and use them creatively in making rolls of paper. So far, I came to know that the spiral tool does not allow a uniform decay (equal spacing) between each wind of a spiral. In this tutorial, I will expose some basic tricks to do so. Hope you find it interesting.Read More…