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  • Design & Illustration
    How to Create Vector Clouds with the Gradient Mesh ToolPreview
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    Create impressionistic, infinitely-scalable vector clouds with the Gradient Mesh tool. It's easy to start, but it takes a lot of time to master. There are several ways of approaching the Gradient Mesh - this one may be new to you. Let's get started!Read More…
  • Code
    Create a Fully Customizable Scrollbar in FlashPreviewimage
    In this tutorial you'll learn how to create a customizable scrollbar in Flash. The scrollbar will move targeted assets from left to right smoothly and would integrate well with a simple image gallery. Shane uses Flash CS4 but the technique is also compatible with CS3.Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    Audio Warping in the Cubase 4 Sample EditorThumb
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    Whether you are working on a doubled vocal part, the drum track or a bassline, that one slightly out of time note just stands out and brings the whole production down. Of course we can always just go for another take and record the part again, but it may seem a shame to have to do that if the part is otherwise perfect, and sometimes it is something you only notice when the other musicians have gone home!It may just be that you have a vocal part from another project that you want to use in a remix, and you want to change the timing or duration of some of the words or syllables. In this tutorial I'm going to take a look at the powerful Sample Editor in Cubase 4 and show how we can use the Free Warp feature to alter the feel of a vocal part and also to correct an out of time djembe recording.Read More…
  • Code
    Social Networking with BuddyPress200x200
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    Automattic, the company behind WordPress, has recently acquired and will be releasing social networking software called BuddyPress. The software, built on top of WordPress, was created by Andy Peatling as way to start your very own social network similar to Facebook. Today, we will take a look at installing BuddyPress.Read More…
  • Code
    Create a Slick Image Revealer in Flash Using ActionScript 3Preview
    In this tutorial, we'll create an animated mask image revealer, which will involve movie clips, masks and ActionScript 3.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    A Huge Compilation of 60 Free Illustrator BrushesPreview
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    Adobe Illustrator has many powerful tools and unique features. And one among them is Illustrator's Paintbrush Tool (B). The brushes can be applied to paths and strokes, they are great for creating stunning stroked designs in seconds. And, the best part about Illustrator's brushes is that they are vectors and can be completely modified to suit your needs by changing their colors, stroke width, weight, and more. Let's take a look at a large selection of Illustrator brushes available on the web!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Mart Biemans InterviewP
    Mart Biemans is one of the youngest artists Psdtuts+ has ever interviewed. But do not let the age fool you, his skills are up to par with some much older designers. In this interview, Mart will explain what exactly he looks for when picking out stock photographs, and what his favorite type of style is; Mart also shows us that dedication and originality pay off greatly when you stick to them.Read More…
  • Code
    30+ Amazing Mac Apps for Developers200x200
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    One of the most important aspects of being a web developer is having the correct tools and applications at your disposal to get the job done. These applications can range from text editors with helpful features, to screen capturing software to display video and/or audio to a client or your users. Today, we will have a look at 30+ amazing Mac applications for web developers.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Comment to Win a Free Adobe Illustrator Book from Vectortuts+Contests
    Vectortuts+ has quickly established itself as one of the premier resources for vector design and illustration tutorials. One year ago, this website didn't exist. Today, we have over 18,000 subscribers - which is no small feat! To show our appreciation, I have some freebies to mail out this week! Learn more at the jump!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Exclusive Freebie: Packaging Vector PackPreview
    File Type: Illustrator EPS and AILicense: See Download FileRead More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Vectortuts+ Exclusive Freebie Announcement: Packaging Vector PackPreview
    This is a new Pack of Vector Freebies is available exclusively from Vectortuts+. We have a new set of packaging vectors for you. If you're looking for high quality graphics to mock up your next client presentation with, then check out these graphics. This set of freebies is available for you to download today!Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    Top 20 New Features in Pro Tools 8 & How to Use ThemThumb
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    The upgrade to Pro Tools 8 includes many exciting enhancements, new features and plug-ins that add up to make music production easier than ever. Let's take a look at the power behind some of the best new features.Read More…