All Posts in Envato Tuts+

  • Music & Audio
    The Role of the Musician in the StudioSinging
    At the most basic level, the role of the musician in the studio is to deliver a performance of high quality that can be released to the world (or at the very least, be turned into something that can be released). But the studio can be a daunting place for many musicians, and as a performer there’s a fair bit of pressure on you to, well… perform. Here’s some advice to help you get a grip on your role in the studio and how to make the session productive, effective and comfortable.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Interview with Rubens ScarelliThumbnail
    Rubens Scarelli, also known as Rusc, is an illustrator and graphic designer from Sao Paulo, Brazil. It seems like there is something special in Brazil's air, that it produces some amazing designers and illustrators. Ruben's illustrations are crafted with clean linework and attractive colors that are perfect for t-shirts. He creates some fun, expressive, and engaging characters through his illustrations. In this interview Ruben talks about his creative journey, his passion for t-shirt designs, his future goals and inspirations.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Jaime Jasso InterviewP
    This is another interesting interview with a talented artist. Jaime Jasso is a veteran matte painter who has worked on some popular projects that we've all either seen or played first hand. To name a few, he has worked on games such as "Halo Wars" and "Prototype." This master matte painter gives the readers some advice, as well as some insight on why he chose this artistic route. Let's get to know this master matte painter.Read More…
  • Photo & Video
    Winner Announced: Photo Recipes Live: Lighting Techniques DVD Up For GrabsPreview
    We're kicking off a new competition today, to win a copy of Scott Kelby's Photo Recipes Live: Behind the Scenes: Your Guide to Today's Most Popular Lighting Techniques. It looks like a great DVD, packed with tips for how to light your photographs creatively and professionally. Read on for more information about how to enter!Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    Using Propellerhead Reason 4′s RPG-8 ArpeggiatorThumb
    Reason 4’s RPG-8 Arpeggiator device is a useful tool when you want to create any sort of arpeggiated melody from a chord progression or even lead line without hours of painful penciling. The RPG-8 was released with Reason 4 and was the first arpeggiator to come with the software; it’s not hard to use, but many users still approach it with some confusion.Read More…
  • Code
    Winner Announced - Freebie: $50 Amazon Gift Card200x200
    Nettuts+ is a success solely because of the fantastic community. Today, we have a $50 Amazon gift card to give away to say thank you for sticking with us as long as you have! Read More…
  • Code
    Quick Tip: Top 5 Ways to Browser-Test your Website200x200
    The great joy that comes from being a web designer is getting to view your new website in a variety of browsers, only to find that each renders the site at varying levels of consistency - namely Internet Explorer 7 and below. This video quick tip will demonstrate the five most popular services and tools for testing a website in a variety of browsers. Read More…
  • Code
    An Interview with David Walsh200x200
    David Walsh is a well-known, twenty-six year old, web developer in the community. In addition to his blog, he contributed to the creation of Script and Style, and is a core team member for the Mootools framework. Today, we'll talk with him about his day-to-day workflow, JavaScript, and web development in general. Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Create a Set of Shiny Character EyesPreview
    This tutorial will teach you how to create detailed vector eyes that can be used for all sorts of character design projects. The techniques used here are basic and the processes quick and simple, but the result looks great. If you're a beginner, expect to learn a little more about opacity masks, gradients, effects, and handy shortcuts. If you're a more advanced Illustrator user then we encourage you to experiment a bit with the steps shown here! Enjoy!Read More…
  • Code
    Build a Dynamic Video Player with ActionScript 3: Part 2 of 3Thumbnail 02
    It's on to part two of our Custom AS3 Video Player! In the previous chapter we became familiar with the start file, added some interactivity to the buttons and (most importantly) got the video playing. In this second part we are going to set up the xml for all the the videos settings. We will change how our player loads videos and get preloaders working for all of our thumbnails. We will be able to add, change and modify our videos on the fly with XML. Let's get started!Read More…
  • Photo & Video
    Friday Photo Critique #16Preview
    Friday Photo Critique is our weekly community project, where we publish a photograph submitted by one of our wonderful readers, then ask you all to offer constructive feedback on the image. It's a great way to learn more about photography, express your viewpoint, and have your own image critiqued. Your response will also be displayed with a link to your website or portfolio, so be sure to enter it correctly when submitting a comment!Read More…
  • 3D & Motion Graphics
    Digieffects Atmosphere Introduction & Giveaway!Thumb
    I know how much you all love new plugins, and I know how much you love free stuff as well! Well, I figured I would combine the two and show you DigiEffects' new plugin, Atmosphere! It's a handy little tool that aids you in creating some nice looking hazy atmospheric looks to your compositions with hardly any steps. Oh yeah... did I mention were giving two licenses PLUS we have an exclusive coupon code.. oh yeah... good stuff. Read More…