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  • Design & Illustration
    Create an Art Nouveau-Inspired Robot Design in CorelDRAWUntitled 1
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    In this tutorial we'll manipulate basic shapes into an Art-Nouveau-inspired composition featuring my favorite robot friend, Bitty Love Bot. Learn how to create compound shapes with the Shaping docker, manipulate fountain fills, convert an outline to an object, and effectively use PowerClips to aid your design. Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Create Custom Brushes to Render Fur in Adobe PhotoshopBrush023
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    In this tutorial we'll create a small set of custom brushes from scratch and learn how to render animal fur with them. We'll focus on rendering a fox tail in grayscale, using custom brushes and the Smudge Tool to create both soft and coarse fur, and use Blending Modes to add color and warmth to the rendered piece. Read More…
  • Code
    Programming With Yii2: Localization With I18nPreview
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    Make your web application accessible to users in any country with Yii2's I18n support for translation-ready resource files.Read More…
  • Code
    How to Use Android Media Effects With OpenGL ESPiceff
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    You can use the Media Effects framework to easily apply lots of impressive visual effects to photos and videos in your Android app. In this tutorial, you are going to learn how to convert a photo into an OpenGL texture and then use the framework to apply various effects to it.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    There's More Than One Way to Skin a Cat in VectorFencepreview
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    There's a phrase in the UK that goes: "There's more than one way to skin a cat." OK, it sounds foul, but it basically means there is more than one way to do something and achieve the same result. This is the basis of today's tutorial.Read More…
  • Photo & Video
    How to Split-Tone Process Photos in Adobe LightroomPreview
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    Split toning is the process of adding different colours to the shadows and the highlights of an image. In this screencast I'll show you how to use Lightroom to split tone your images.Read More…
  • Web Design
    Adding Appeal to Your Animations on the WebButton
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    How to add appeal to your designs by combining multiple animations, delays and timing functions.Read More…
  • Photo & Video
    Busted! 7 Myths About High Dynamic Range PhotographyBen lucas hdr aman anuraj preview
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    High Dynamic Range photography gets a lot of hate on the internet, particularly from other photographers. In this article, we're going to bust the most popular myths and misconceptions about HDR.Read More…
  • Code
    Nginx Guide: EssentialsNgingx
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    In this article you'll learn about the essential nginx modules and get a list of other important resources for building your own nginx modules.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    So You Want to Be a Freelance Graphic Designer?Kea2
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    Design and Illustration careers are as varied as the artists that inhabit them. Today we’ll explore the world of freelance graphic designers. As in previous articles in this series, I sought out several freelance graphic designers from around the globe to share their experiences with me. Happily, they obliged, and we discussed their training, daily tasks, sourcing clients, various media they work in, self-promotion, and more.Read More…
  • Code
    Using the JobScheduler API on Android LollipopAndroid preview@2x
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    In this tutorial, you will learn how to use the JobScheduler API available in Android Lollipop. The JobScheduler API allows developers to create jobs that execute in the background when certain conditions are met.Read More…
  • Photo & Video
    New Course: The Living Archive in LightroomAdobe lightroom archive
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    Wrangling a large digital image archive is difficult, especially as it grows. Managing your images in Adobe Photoshop Lightroom can help you keep things under control. In our new course you'll learn expert photo library management skills to keep tens of thousands of images organized, instantly searchable, and safe.Read More…