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  • Design & Illustration
    Working with Client Changes While Illustrating a Hippie BusPreview
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    Changes, changes, changes! As any designer/illustrator can attest to, changes from a client can be a huge headache and can cause major issues in the progress of the project. In this tutorial I will show you how I approach reworking an illustration after the client has change requests, without having to start over and re-draw every step of the illustration. For the sake of fun and simplicity, I will be supplying a simple drawing of a hippie bus as a starting point. Simple enough, till the client comes back with CHANGES!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Create a Funky Perspective of a Model Riding Digital VolumeFinal 1
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    This is a tutorial illustrating perspective techniques and how you can achieve the feeling of depth and motion. We will be doing this in a few steps, such as placing the main character, creating the volume fading away and adding foreground and background images. Let's get started!Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    Understanding Your Mixer: The Channel StripMusic and audio
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    We don’t do a lot on live sound at Audiotuts+, but it’s an essential area of knowledge every musician should have. After all, no matter how many tracks you record in a studio or at home, nobody will know who you are until you get out there and play for someone. One thing that’s stopping more artists from taking this step is their fear of the big fancy mixer. It’s quite a bit different to the mixer in Logic and Pro Tools.Read More…
  • 3D & Motion Graphics
    Create a Detailed Zune HD MP3 Player in Cinema 4D - Part 1Thumbnail
    Creating convincing product visualizations can sometimes be a daunting task, due to the high level of detail and fidelity the artist must achieve in order to make it believable. In this multi-part, intermediate to advanced level tutorial, you will learn the many techniques needed to model a Microsoft Zune HD. Setting up your workspace for your reference images and using them as a guide, modeling complex shapes from boxes, and polygon pushing will all be covered, and can be adapted to virtually any 3D package.Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    Open Mic: Tell Us How Much Time You Spend Producing MusicOpenmic
    Making music can be very time consuming. How much time do you spend? Each Tuesday we open our mic to readers and lurkers alike to come out of the woodwork and tell us your thoughts and opinion, your experiences and mistakes, what you love and what you hate. We want to hear from you, and here’s your chance.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Floral OrnamentsPreview
    File Type: EPS and AILicense: Creative CommonsRead More…
  • Code
    Building your First ExpressionEngine Plugin200x200
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    No matter how awesome a CMS is, there will be times when you are required to meet a specific need that simply doesn't work out of the box. Here we will explore creating Plugins for ExpressionEngine to meet such needs. Read More…
  • Photo & Video
    Winners Announced: National Geographic Image CollectionPreview
    Today we have one copy of the National Geographic Image Collection to give away, a 512 page insight into some of the best natural photography in the world. Designed to inform and inspire, you'll be presented with stunning locations, photography, and insight into the story behind each image. Entering is simple, so read on to find out how you can stand a chance of winning!Read More…
  • 3D & Motion Graphics
    Writing With The CloudsPreview
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    I think at some point everybody has enjoyed trying to point out shapes of animals or other random things while looking up at the clouds. Well today you get to decide what that cloud shape will be! Without using any 3rd Party Plug-ins, I'm going to show you guys a simple way create clouds from shapes, text, a logo... anything you want! In this tutorial the main focus will be on track mattes and working with masks. Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Create a Leather-Textured, Realistic Briefcase Icon - Screencast324 leather briefcase
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    "Our goal for this tutorial is to draw a realistic leather briefcase entirely from scratch. We'll use Photoshop's amazing layer styles and incredible brush engine to create textured leather, convincing stitches and gold-plated locks. Let's get started!" Andrea AustoniRead More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Create a Leather-Textured, Realistic Briefcase IconPreview
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    Our goal for this tutorial is to draw a realistic leather briefcase entirely from scratch. We'll use Photoshop's amazing layer styles and incredible brush engine to create textured leather, convincing stitches and gold-plated locks. Let's get started!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Best of the Web – October 2009200x200
    Each month we round up some of the best vector content on the web and post it here for everyone to enjoy. Three is quite alot of awesome vector content this month. Take a moment and review some of the best vector content from around the web for the month of October.Read More…