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  • Design & Illustration
    It’s Time to Create a “Neo-Constructivist” Poster with PhotoshopClick
    Constructivist graphic design is often associated with communist politics and propaganda, but it's more than that, Constructivism is about using bright colors, playing with lightness, perspective, geometrical forms, besides photomontage techniques and digital collage. This time I'll dare to name this tutorial a 'Neo-Constructivist' design. It's time to get started!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Create Shiny, Vector Dice in IllustratorPreview
    In this tutorial, I will show you how to create a set of vector dice using Adobe Illustrator and the Gradient Mesh Tool. The Gradient Mesh Tool can be tricky to get the hang of, but hopefully this tutorial will shed some light on this great little tool. Let's get stared!Read More…
  • Code
    Build a Multi-Purpose Contact Form With FlexPreview
    In this tutorial we'll be creating a custom Flex-built contact form. We'll be implementing many of the fantastic built-in features of the Flex framework, such as the validation methods, the alert box and datefield components to give our contact form added functionality. We'll also look into adjusting the CSS properties to give our application a unique look and style.Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    How to Set Up Creative Delays in ReasonThumb
    It’s always been fun to play around with devices in Reason. When it comes to creating a unique device, synth or effect, you have limitless possibilities. You could call it playing Lego with audio devices. In this tutorial I will continue building blocks and explain three different ways to set up DLL-1 devices within Combinator.Read More…
  • 3D & Motion Graphics
    Heads Up on Some Cool Graphic Type TechniquesHead thumb small
    In this tutorial, regular Aetuts+ author Markus Gustafsson shows us how to use adjustment layers and expressions to create some edgy graphic design.Read More…
  • 3D & Motion Graphics
    Model, Sculpt and Texture a Monster in 3ds Max and ZBrush - Part 3200
    This is a multi-part tutorial on creating a Demon-like 'Lok Warrior' with realistic muscle anatomy. On the first day of this tutorial we created a base mesh for our character using poly modeling. On the second day, we took the mesh into ZBrush and sculpted the intricate muscle anatomy. Now today we will texture the creature and add the finishing touches to the artwork. Let's begin day 3 of this tutorial.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Sexy Web DesignSwd
    Sexy Web Design - Free 71 Page Preview An easy-to-follow guide that reveals the secrets of how to build your own breathtaking web interfaces from scratch. You'll be guided through the entire process of creating a gorgeous, usable web site by applying the timeless principles of user-centered design. Even if you're short on design skills, with this book you'll be creating your own stunning web sites in no time at all. Read More…
  • 3D & Motion Graphics
    Wood Kit for Cinema 4DWood kit 200
    A set of three wooden objects for your Cinema 4D projects. File type: .JPG, & .C4D License: Pink Girl by Cesar Eduardo Mujica Castro is licensed under a Creative Commons Reconocimiento-No comercial-Sin obras derivadas 3.0 Ecuador License. Permission beyond the scope of this license may be available at http://3dimentional.wordpress.comRead More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Create a Rocketing, Vector Aircraft ShuttlePreview
    In this tutorial, we'll be creating a illustration of a speeding aircraft shuttle. It's going to be all vector, but along the way we'll use blends, and other techniques that give this rocketing aircraft an interesting look. Let's get to it!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Interview with Nelson BalabanP
    At only 19 years of age Nelson Balaban has already done what a lot of designers find extremely difficult to do, set up a good client base and get hired for commissions. Nelson has a strong hunger to surpass himself and explore the vast world of design. "Learning is never enough" he says, showing his true dedication to his art. In this interview, Nelson will share some of his insight on attracting clients and what designers should focus on!Read More…
  • Code
    10 WordPress 2.8 Features To Look Out For200x200
    It's a great achievement for WordPress 2.8 to be released so soon after 2.7. Named 'Baker', 2.8 adds plenty of new features, including syntax highlighting for theme/plugin editing, a theme installer, and a great revamped widgets interface and API. Read More…
  • Code
    Friday Freebies: Wrox JavaScript Books!200x200
    This week, the folks over at Wrox Publishing (@wrox) have generously donated six JavaScript books to raffle off to you guys! Simply by leaving a comment, you'll automatically be entered to win either "Beginning JavaScript and CSS Development With jQuery" or "Professional JavaScript for Web Developers, 2nd Edition". Good luck! Read More…