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  • Code
    Winners Announced: Club GreenSock Membership Giveaway!Preview
    Barely a tutorial comes our way which doesn't involve tweening of some sort. More often than not, the handywork of GreenSock's Jack Doyle is behind it, TweenMax and TweenLite being just two of his great ActionScript tools. We're therefore dead chuffed that Jack has offered to give away 2 Shockingly Green Club GreenSock memberships to Activetuts+ readers! Club GreenSock gives members all manner of extra plugins and classes, SVN repository access, development notifications, discounts and more. Two random winners will be chosen at midnight this Friday, Pacific Eastern Standard Time. To enter, all you've gotta do is comment!Read More…
  • 3D & Motion Graphics
    Model a Detailed High Poly Fire Hydrant in 3ds MaxHydrant%20preview%20200x200
    Subdivision modeling is a skill like any is relatively easy to grasp the basics, but it can be extremely difficult to get a handle on the the more advanced techniques. In this two hour long, intermediate/ advanced level modeling tutorial, Ben Tate will demonstrate his process of creating a detailed high-poly fire hydrant using subdivision modeling.Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    Open Mic: Tell Us About Which Operating System You Prefer for Music ProductionOpenmic
    Which operating system do you use when producing music? Do you care? 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
    20+ Brand New and Incredibly Useful WordPress PluginsPreview
    With more than 7000+ plugins, WordPress is the most extendable Content Management System available; in fact, "WordPress is infinitely extensible" as Matt Mullenweg says. In this post, we'll examine twenty-one really useful plugins to take your blog to the next level.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Creating the Spoiled Princess Fashion PosterPreview
    This is another collaboration with Toma Alin Gabriel. In this tutorial you will learn how to create a fashion advertisement poster. We'll be combining multiple images, finding the perfect stock, and unifying it with just the right colors. Let's get started!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Create a Stylized Avocado in IllustratorPreview
    In this tutorial, we'll explain how to create a cut avocado with simple shapes, blends, and textures. We'll design both the outer skin, yummy light green avocado filling, and the inner core. Let's get started!Read More…
  • Code
    Create a Custom Color Picker in FlashPreview
    A Color Picker is an application, usually found within graphics software and online, used for the purposes of color management, creating color schemes, picking colors, and more. In this tutorial, I'll teach you how to create a custom Color Picker in Flash using ActionScript 3.0.Read More…
  • 3D & Motion Graphics
    "Have It Your Way" Week on Aetuts!Thumb
    I am happy to announce "Have It Your Way" week here on Aetuts! This week is dedicated to helping make your life easier by showing you how to create your own Custom Effects. If you are unfamiliar with what Custom Effects are, check out this article to see what the difference is. We have a number of tutorials and downloads specially made with you in mind to save time and effort in your many creation endeavors. Check in everyday to see what's on the menu and Have It Your Way! Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    Getting to Grips with Digital DelayThumb
    Sometimes it is good to go back to basics, and I thought it would be helpful if I were to cover the essential building blocks of music production. Digital delay is an effect that is used time and time again in mixes and it can create all sorts of useful results. Read More…
  • 3D & Motion Graphics
    Winner Announced:Win a Copy of "Pixar Short Films Collection - Volume 1" (DVD or Blu-Ray)Thumb
    Disney*Pixar invite you to discover these masterpieces of storytelling from the creative minds that brought you Toy Story, Monsters, Inc., Finding Nemo and many more. With revolutionary animation, unforgettable music and characters you love, these dazzling short films have changed the face of animation and entertainment and are sure to delight people of all ages for years to come. Experience them now – for the first time together in an amazing collection including never-before-seen footage!Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    Winner Announced: Win a Grunge Music Watch with Piano Keys and Treble ClefWatch200
    This watch is perfect for every musician who wants to keep good time. To enter, all you've gotta do is follow us on Twitter, and let us know in the comments. One random commenter will be chosen as winner. Too easy.Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    SmashingMusic DrumKit PackLogo
    Number of samples: 20Audio format: WAVGenre: MultiRead More…