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  • Design & Illustration
    Vector Dart IllustrationDardo1
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  • Design & Illustration
    Interview with Veerle PietersVpthumbnail
    "Veerle" does the name rings the bell? I am sure many of you will reply with affirmation! Yes, you are right, today we bring to you interview with incomparable Veerle Pieters, a web and print designer based in Belgium who runs her prolific studio, Duoh! along with Geert Leyseele. She is also the author of a popular design blog. With a initial background in graphic design and print, before she got involved in web design, she has a well rounded education which has made her one of the most versatile designers in the industry. So lets have a chat with this talented designer whose dream is to make the interweb a better place.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Nine Quick Steps to Create an Atmospheric, Misty Woodland BackdropPreview
    Backgrounds in illustration are often solely responsible for supplying the mood, without detracting from the main point of focus. The following nine steps make use of a few of Adobe Illustrators tricks to quickly demonstrate just that.Read More…
  • 3D & Motion Graphics
    Create a MoGraph Urban Jungle - Day 2Urban jungle preview day2
    In day 2, Naim show us how to setup the vector graphics in Illustrator then track the man on the phone in Mocha AE. Finally, to wrap things up we jump back into After Effects to finalize the composite.Read More…
  • Code
    How to Paginate Data with PHP200x200
    I can remember years ago when I first began coding in PHP and MySQL, how excited I was the first time I got information from a database to show up in a web browser. For someone who had little database and programming knowledge, seeing those table rows show up onscreen based on the code I wrote (okay so I copied an example from a book -- let's not split hairs) gave me a triumphant high. I may not have fully understood all the magic at work back then, but that first success spurred me on to bigger and better projects.Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    10 Ways to Enhance Performance In Propellerhead's ReasonThumb
    In this article, we’re going to look at ten things you can do to help maximize the performance of Reason, fix various annoying issues, and avoid CPU strain during heaving automation and interaction with other DAWs.Read More…
  • Code
    Best of the Web: January200x200
    The first month of 2009 has already come and gone, which means it's time to take a look back and reflect on the best of the month. Today, we will review the 25 most excellent tutorials, articles, and scripts of January 2009. Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    50 Insanely Weird but Awesome Photoshop BrushesPreview
    Paint splatters, floral flourishes, grunge worn patches: we love 'em, but we've seen them all before. Here we've compiled 50 free Photoshop brushes that are unique, different, and in many cases, down-right strange. In fact, these misfit brushes are united by only one thing: awesomeness.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Create a Magic Night Themed Web Design from Scratch in PhotoshopPreview
    The past days I was looking for inspiration in famous old paintings, and got interested on "Starry Night" of Van Gogh and thought: Can I apply this to web design? And the answer is Yes! Then after several hours of work, here's my tutorial for you, an artistic web design depicting a "Magic Night" concept.Read More…
  • Code
    How Ubiquity Will Change the Way You Browse the WebUbiquity
    Holey moley! Things are changing - almost to the point of being scary. We're going to have a lot of catching up to do in the next several years, as we move toward the "browser OS". Enter Ubiquity - a new Firefox extension that will change the way you communicate with the web. Though we've known about it for many months now, the lab has recently released a major update. Be sure to review this screencast, by Aza Raskin, that details exactly what Mozilla's Ubiquity project is. Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    REDmillion Pattern OneSmall
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  • 3D & Motion Graphics
    Create a MoGraph Urban Jungle: Day 1Urban jungle preview
    In this tutorial Naim Alwan ventures outside of After Effects for a little bit of 3D Matchmoving to create this stunning Urban Jungle effect where vector graphics are perfectly tracked to some city footage. In day 1 you will learn how to do a track using Boujou (although any matchmoving software will work for this) and then import and apply that information in After Effects successfully.Read More…