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  • Code
    15 Wonderfully Creative Uses for PHP200x200
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    If you are familiar with the basics of PHP, then you're probably wondering how you can use it to make your website more appealing. The possibilities are endless, and you can write your own PHP scripts or implement widely available scripts from around the web. Let's get started with 15 creative uses for PHP for your website! Read More…
  • 3D & Motion Graphics
    20 Short Films and Music Videos Made with After EffectsThumbnail
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    After Effects is not just for commercials and network ID's anymore. It's being used more and more in films and music videos. Here's a sampling.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Barton Damer InterviewPreview
    In this interview, Barton shares with us his humble beginnings and the story of how he landed his first clients, launched his career, built contacts, and over time became more selective with his freelance work. Barton has a tremendous amount of energy and it shows in his motion inspired colorful work. He has loads of experience and a creative, passionate spirit, which is inspirational. This is an awesome read, so lets get to it!Read More…
  • Code
    An Interview With Marko Dugonjić200x200
    Marko Dugonjić is a web professional from Velika Gorica, Croatia. He's recognized as an expert on web standards and standards-based web sites. By focusing on simplicity, he creates accessible and easy to use web interfaces which are both visually appealing and highly usable. He's also the creator of the famous Typetester. Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Free Vector Decorative OrnamentPreview
    File Type: EPS, AI, and SVGLicense: Creative CommonsRead More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Use Depth of Field to Create Portraits with Blown-Out BackgroundsPreview
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    Photographers can benefit by learning some camera and shooting principles that will improve their results. A strong photograph has a clear subject, and using depth of field to create a blurred background is one of the classic ways to isolate and play up the subject. An understanding of this will also allow you to adjust your photos to create natural looking depth of field effects in Photoshop when needed. Let's look at seven such principles and techniques that will help you with adjusting depth of field to focus the subject in your photos.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Make a Sweet Vector Popsicle IllustrationPreview
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    Satisfy your hunger for a cool illustration with this sweet popsicle tutorial. This summer-themed tutorial will hit the spot for intermediate Adobe Illustrator users. Let's get started!Read More…
  • Code
    Comparing Filters in FlashPreview 200 by 200
    In this tutorial, we'll create a filter program which will allow the user to apply different filters to an image, change intensity levels and compare the original and filtered images. We'll also be using components for our controls.Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    The Process of Score Composition, Part 2Thumb
    This tutorial is the second in a series of tutorials on composition - specifically composition that might be appropriate for film, television, etc. The intention with this series of tutorials is to walk you through the process of one of my compositions. It is intended to offer some new ideas and perspectives and hopefully give a bit of creative inspiration, but by no means should it be considered definitive - even for my own personal compositional process.Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    Getting Started with Live PerformanceThumb
    The thrill of performing live is its immediacy. The crowd hear every note as you play it - no second chances. They respond to the emotion of your playing and singing. They move to your groove. You get instant feedback on everything you do. There is a buzz.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Vector Graph IconsPreview
    File Type: Illustrator EPS and AILicense: Creative CommonsRead More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Best of the Web - April 2009200x200 prvw
    Each month we scour the Internet in search of the best vector content on the web. April was another great month for the vector design community with tons of excellent tutorials, freebies, and articles to choose from. Take a moment to review some of our favorite picks for the month of April!Read More…