All Posts in Tuts+

  • 3D & Motion Graphics
    Mapping DEM Data Part IIMt hood 3
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    In the first part of Mapping USGS DEM Data I created a 3D contour map and animated a route along the side of the mountain using mograph and After Effects. In this tutorial I’ll show you how to use the same DEM data to create a realistic mountain scene. The scene will use just a hand full of textures along with the terrain mask to give a great final look.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How White Space Can Transform Your Adobe InDesign LayoutsPreview image
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    Less is more when it comes to designing layouts! We take a look at how incorporating more white space into your InDesign layouts can make a huge difference to your work, taking your designs from crowded and fussy to streamlined and polished in an instant. Read More…
  • Web Design
    How to Get Quality Feedback From Your Clients1 des app
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    Client feedback can be one of the hardest parts of the web design process, often leading to hours of wasted iterations and endless debates. In this short video tutorial, I will show you how to speed up the process by handling client feedback effectively.Read More…
  • Photo & Video
    5 Tools to Create and Share Studio Lighting Diagrams Lighting thumb
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    Photographers working with artificial lighting are always asked about their setups, and sometimes they have a hard time explaining how they positioned their lights and light controlling objects. There is an easy way to explain it all: through lighting diagrams. Let me show you how to do it on your computer, iPhone or iPad. Read More…
  • Code
    Create Space Invaders with Swift and Sprite Kit: Introducing Sprite KitPreview image@2x
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    In this series, I will be teaching you how to create a Space Invaders inspired game using Sprite Kit and the Swift programming language. Along the way, you will learn about Sprite Kit's integrated physics engine, generate particles using Sprite Kit's built-in particle editor, use the accelerometer to move the player, and much more. Let's get started.Read More…
  • Game Development
    Making AI Fun: When Good Enough is Good EnoughMaking ai fun
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    Making good artificial intelligence for computer opponents is difficult, but it's often difficult for the wrong reasons. What makes an AI fun, and should we be prepared to accept AI that doesn't play well?Read More…
  • Business
    We’re Looking for Business Writers at Tuts+Writeforus
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    Tuts+ is hiring business writers to join our Business instructor team. Here’s the challenge; we want you to teach our students business strategy—helping them achieve their career and entrepreneurial goals.Read More…
  • Code
    Create a Simple CRM in WordPress: Adding Columns to WP_List_Table400px
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    We've been looking at how to create a simple CRM system in WordPress.  In the last part of this series, we used Advanced Custom Fields to add custom fields to our Contacts Custom Post Type. We learned how to use Advanced Custom Field's user interface, and configure it to work programmatically. Today we'll cover how to display the data stored in our custom fields right within our Contacts Table.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Create a Line Art Based Skateboarder Kit in Adobe IllustratorSkateboarder kit preview
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    Skateboarding is one of those rare rebellious things that ended up changing the lives of thousands if not millions of kids around the world. It's something that continues to fascinate me, and that is why I decided to create this in-depth tutorial on how to design your own skateboard piece using Adobe Illustrator. The process will rely on the use of basic shapes (rectangles, rounded rectangles and circles), and some help here and there from the Pathfinder panel.Read More…
  • Web Design
    My Thoughts on Designing in the Browser vs. Designing in PhotoshopTest
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    Designing in the browser is becoming more and more popular with the rise of “designers who code”. But just because we’ve picked up some new skills does it mean we should ditch our paper, sharpies, desktop publishing software and wireframing tools and jump straight into coding prototypes? Read More…
  • Crafts & DIY
    Make Your Own Modern Wooden Mail OrganizerRsz img 1404 600x457
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    Always losing your mail and keys? This wooden mail organizer can help you put an end to that!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Create and Win With Envato Remix!Envatoremixpreview
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    We’re running a brand new creative contest for our entire community across Envato Market, Tuts+ and Envato Studio, and we'd love to see what you come up with!Read More…