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  • 3D & Motion Graphics
    44 Killer Free Textures SitesThumb
    Here you all go, I know how much you love free... and how much it loves you... Well, maybe not so much the latter, but you are going to be AMPED about this post! I got 44 sites with a ton of textures for you to use in your work. And it is all FREE!Read More…
  • Code
    Search Engine Optimization 101200x200
    Your website may be top notch but what's the use of an online presence if no one can find it? In this quick start guide to search engine optimization we'll review an assortment of tactics to increase your page ranking.Read More…
  • Code
    Create a Unit Converter Application for Flash Lite Enabled DevicesPreview
    Flash Lite is an implementation of the Flash runtime for mobile phones, consumer electronic devices, and Internet-connected digital home devices. According to Adobe, the number of Flash Lite shipped devices will reach 1 billion in 2009 and more than 2.5 billion by the end of 2010, so if you are a Flash Developer it is important to know how this technology works and how it differs from Flash Player for the desktop. In this tutorial I'll guide you through the basics of Flash Lite using the 1.1 version; sacrificing features, but ensuring compatibility.Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    The Beginner’s Guide to MicrophonesMicrophones
    We’ve published a few lists of microphones for those in the market before, but we’ve never given you a proper introduction to microphones before today. Microphones are generally not well understood and one of those key elements that gives away a home recording is the wrong microphone used for the job. It’s actually quite easy to make microphone decisions if you know the basics, whether you need to pick one out or place it properly.Read More…
  • Code
    CodeIgniter From Scratch: Day 6 - LoginCodeigniter
    In today's hour long video tutorial, we'll be doing a lot! We'll implement a login and signup form that will allow us to lock down certain sections of our fictional site. As you'll find, working with sessions in CodeIgniter is a cinch! Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Led Icon Set200x200led
    Format: PNGSize: 16x16License: Creative Commons LicenseRead More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Free Farm-Fresh Web IconsPreview
    Format: ICO, PNG , GIF, DMGSize: 16x16, 32x32License: Creative CommonsRead More…
  • Photo & Video
    Mastering the Art of Black and White PhotographyThumbnail
    In the early days of photography, photographers had no choice but to shoot in black and white, as it was the only available medium. Then, in 1936, the invention of kodachrome gave colour photography to the world. But black and white photography didn't die off, instead it flourished. Modern black and white photography at it's best is art, and many photographers regard it as the purest form of photography.Read More…
  • 3D & Motion Graphics
    How to Make Paper PeopleThumb
    Stop-motion animation using paper cut-outs can take quite a bit of time to produce... unless you use The Paper People effect! This technique gives you similar results in a fraction of the time. With the use of a current version of AE, you'll use the wiggle expression, hold keyframes, and the puppet tool to emulate the classic look of a beloved form of traditional animation.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    50+ Illustrations with Crazy-Wild Vector HairPreview
    Long hair, shot hair, crazy-wild hair, rockin' sideburns, funky mustaches, and long beards, we've got a full-spectrum of vector hair that is sure to inspire in this collection. Hair can be a challenging subject. Take a look at how numerous artists depict hair as realistic, stylized, to set the composition, to add personality to their characters, and more. If you're looking to create stylized vector hair for your next illustration, then this is a must view roundup. Time for some hairy vector inspiration!Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    35 Crazy and Insightful Youtube Videos about Control SurfacesThumb
    MIDI control surfaces are very useful - they allow you to reach inside your DAW with something other than your mouse, and make music in ways that feel more natural. They give you greater control and more flexibility when playing and producing music. There is enormous variety in the available MIDI controllers, and more seem to be invented all the time. Here are 35 Youtube videos that cover a wide perspective on MIDI controllers and control surfaces. Which do you find crazy, and which do you find credible? Which do you find helpful, and which do you find humorous?Read More…
  • Code
    How to Be Awesome at Work!Code
    The best way to make work feel like not work is to do something you enjoy, and do it damn well. That’s why I'm happy to announce the newest Envato blog: WorkAwesome! As you might guess from the name, it's a site for people who want to be awesome at work. After all, if you’re going to spend eight hours a day doing something, you may as well put some heart into it!Read More…