All Posts in Tuts+

  • Design & Illustration
    Create a Mobile Phone Styled Like the HTC Touch DiamondPreview%20200x200
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    I must admit that there is no other love for me rather than the iPhone but when I first saw the HTC Touch Diamond mobile I was amazed because it looks so good. It looks so good that I decided to write a tutorial to show you how I made it. This will be a long tutorial so go get some coffee for this.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Design a Photo Manipulation from Sketch to ColorPreview
    This tutorial will describe how to make a colorful photo manipulation using only four stock photos and a texture background. We'll look at using the Pen Tool, making colorful rainbow designs, and showing the correct way to pick out stocks to use in our photo manipulation.Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    Perfect Balance: Arrangement from the Engineer’s PerspectiveArrangementengineer
    In this tutorial we’re going to look at a method of arranging the song from the engineer’s perspective, so that when you fire up your sequencer or go into the studio, you know what to do to make your song cohesive from the get-go.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Maintaining Rhythm and Flow in Vector Character DesignPreview
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    With the digital age of illustration, the efficiency and aesthetic of design has been shaped by the functionality of tools. Though it does provide relief for laborious tasks; we all too often receive a payoff that lacks spontaneity and life. Rather than working rigidly and formulaic, it is more rewarding to produce art in a pliable and organic manner. As an animator, I strive to preserve and push rhythm and flow in design. Let's review some helpful approaches.Read More…
  • Code
    15 Resources To Get You Started With jQuery From Scratch200
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    Maybe you're a seasoned jQuery pro. Heck, maybe you're John Resig. On the other hand, maybe you read words like "Prototype", "jQuery", and "Mootools" and think to yourself, "What the heck are these?" Now is the time to learn. In this industry - now more than ever - designers are becoming coders, and coders are becoming designers. The idea of a developer ONLY performing frontend or backend work is quickly becoming a dated concept. jQuery will help to bridge the gap. Javascript is not an unattainable skill. In this article, we'll detail fifteen resources to get you started with jQuery from the absolute beginning. If you've been avoiding this library out of some silly sense of fear, now is the time to dive in. You'll be amazed at how simple it can be. Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    Create a Parallel Compression Bus in Logic Pro 806 parallelcompress
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    When it comes to processing a drum bus, parallel compression is a technique that produces great results on just about any DAW available. Of course, the technique required differs from one application to another. Mo Volans takes the Logical route....Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Design a Classic Muscle Car Concept Depicting Horse PowerPreview
    This time we'll create a classic car concept. You learn some useful techniques for combining images into interesting designs. We'll add Motion Blurs and Radial Blurs to create a speed sensation, and other tricks as well. Keep in mind, your designs are as much your creative thinking, as they are the techniques you use to make them.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Web Ads Via BuySellAds Now Available Here on VECTORTUTSShield general
    A quick announcement today: we've added web ads to the sidebar via BuySellAds. Advertisement purchases will help insure the long-term success of the site. Check out the Ad Sales page for more information. Also, we've prominently added a design Float button to the bottom of posts.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Psdtuts+ First Tutorial Writing Contest Announcement!Contests
    We'll be announcing the winner of the AudioJungle Wallpaper Design contest this Friday the 18th of July. Now it's time to launch the next contest as well. If you have a great tutorial idea you've been working on, then now is the time to pull it together. The first Psdtuts+ Tutorial Writing Contest is underway. We're accepting completed tutorials for a chance at publication and great prizes!Read More…
  • Code
    Create a Simple, Powerful Product Highlighter with MooTools200
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    Believe it or not, there's a lot of powerful interactivity you can bring to your site using javascript besides slick navigation menus! This tutorial will help you find your inner cow by introducing you to one of the most powerful and modular javascript libraries—MooTools! We'll be creating a flexible tool for highlighting your sites products or services using the MooTools javascript framework. Also, learn some of the many reasons why MooTools just might be the right javascript library for all of your future projects!Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    240 Free Albums, Tracks and Links for Music Mashup LoversMashups
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    A mashup is a piece of music formed by mixing elements of at least two existing songs together, usually by combining the acappella part of one song with the music track of another. If you're at all interested in sampling, or if you're curious about this fascinating and controversial musical genre, these 18 albums, around 200 tracks and extra bonus links should provide plenty of inspiration!Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    Gaining Mastery Over Microphone Preamps03 micamps
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    How much do you know about micamps? Should technology guide your choices? Or maybe you’re happy to use whatever is around, but sometimes you’d like to have a more informed approach to recording? This tutorial will help you choose the colour you’re missing from your canvas.Read More…