All Posts in Envato Tuts+

  • Design & Illustration
    How to Create a Stone Giant Matte Painting - Part 2Design and illustration
    I've always been fascinated with matte paintings, so today I'll explain the basic principles they involve and demonstrate the. What I do need to emphasize is that Matte Paintings are usually much larger in scale, harbour more detail and require a lot more time to create.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Create a Stone Giant Matte Painting - Part 1Design and illustration
    This tutorial is the first part of "How to Create a Stone Giant Matte Painting". In these few steps, I'll teach you how to create your own sketch so that you can go on and create your very own matte painting with the second part of this tutorial.Read More…
  • Code
    Quick Tip: How to Organize Your Flash Project FilesPreview
    There are two good reasons for keeping your Flash project organized: first, it makes it easier to package up your output files for deployment; second, it stops coders and designers getting in each other's way! In this Quick Tip screencast, Daniel Apt demonstrates how to set up your project's folders, and shows three standard ways of doing so.Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    10 Youtube Videos That Help You Learn to Play PianoPiano
    Judging by the comments on last month's "Piano for Dummies" competition, a lot of you are learning to play keys - or at least that was your New Year's resolution. Here are 10 Youtube videos that will give you a jump start.Read More…
  • Code
    Quick Tip: How to Use the New "Post-Thumbnail" Feature in WordPress 2.9200x200
    Up until the release of WordPress 2.9, setting up "post-image" support for your blog was a bit more tedious a task than it really needed to be. Luckily, that's no longer an issue. I'll show you how to get setup in this four minute video quick tip. Read More…
  • 3D & Motion Graphics
    Model a High Poly Canon A1 Camera in Modo: Part 2200x200render
    Creating complex hard-surface objects using subdivision surfaces (SDS) can often be a tricky and time-consuming ordeal, although this does not necessarily have to be the case. In this three day, intermediate to advanced level tutorial, we'll be using Modo 302's feature-rich toolset to accurately model the Canon A1 camera, resulting in an object that is almost entirely SDS.Read More…
  • Code
    How to Test your JavaScript Code with QUnitQunit
    QUnit, developed by the jQuery team, is a great framework for unit testing your JavaScript. In this tutorial, I'll introduce what QUnit specifically is, and why you should care about rigorously testing your code.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How To Repair Scratches, Tears, and Spots on an Old PhotographPreview
    In this tutorial you will learn how to repair cracks, scratches, and spots so this photo of the Swedish Nightingale, Jenny Lind, looks just like new. We will purposely avoid using some of the quick fix tools such as the healing brush so that you can gain an understanding of the basics of photo restoration. Let's get started!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Create a Valentines Day Illustration for Your Sweetie00
    In this tutorial we will learn to create a cheerful character and lovely, colorful bubbles. Use this knowledge to create a darling Valentine's Day card for your sweetie. We'll cover numerous techniques and build this illustrations step by step.Read More…
  • Photo & Video
    120+ Magnificent Natural Landscape PhotographsPreview
    Beautiful landscapes are fascinating, and often lead to you instinctively wanting to capture them with a camera. Many photographers specialise in this one area alone - it's easy to do well, but very difficult to do brilliantly. In this article, we've brought together over 120 technically advanced, stunning landscape images to inspire and excite you!Read More…
  • Code
    Build a Dynamic Video Player with ActionScript 3: Part 3 of 3Thumbnail 03
    Here it is, the final part of our video player tutorial! All we need to do now is get the time indicator working, add our home button click function, position and size the current video and get the featured bar filled with videos along with its scrubber. Let's get started!Read More…
  • Code
    An In-Depth Overview of File Operations in PHPCode
    In this Tuts+ Premium tutorial we will learn how to work with file operations using PHP. This is one of the most fundamental subjects of server side programming in general. Files are used in web applications of all sizes. So let's learn how to read, write, create, move, copy, delete files and more.Read More…