All Posts in Tuts+

  • Music & Audio
    6 Awesome On Stage Freak-outs Caught On TapeMeltdownsprev
    Sure, seeing your favorite musician on stage, at their best, can be an inspiring thing. But let's be honest: being lucky enough to be around at that special moment when everything goes wrong and that guitar wielding bajillionaire completely loses it...that's way better. There was a time when stories of on stage meltdowns were just that, stories. That was before video cameras, camera phones, and YouTube. Now, we get to see it all. For example...Read More…
  • Code
    Note from the EditorShield general
    Hidey ho neighbors. I wanted to check in with you to let you know what we've got planned for the coming weeks. We're working on many new features to ensure that NETTUTS remains the best of the best. Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Psdtuts+ New Contest! "Solving Poverty" Button Design Contest!Contests
    The next Psdtuts+ design contest launches today! We're announcing the "Solving Poverty" Button Design Contest. This is a fun contest to support this years Blog Action Day theme, raise awareness about the issues surrounding global poverty, and empower designers to make a positive difference in the world. Learn all about the contest and how to enter at the jump!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    VECTORTUTS New Contest! "Solving Poverty" T-Shirt Design Contest!Contests
    The first VECTORTUTS design contest launches today! We're announcing the "Solving Poverty" T-Shirt Design Contest. This is a fun contest to support this years Blog Action Day theme, raise awareness about the issues surrounding global poverty, and empower designers to make a positive difference in the world. Learn all about the contest and how to enter at the jump!Read More…
  • Code
    5 Time Saving CSSEdit Tips200x200
    CSSEdit is another fantastic web dev app, which takes Apple's WebKit by the reigns to deliver a fantastic real-time visual CSS editing experience. But that's just it! People only know it as a visual CSS editor, when it is actually much more! I use these 5 fantastic tips to keep my work flow fast and smooth.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    50 Creative Photoshop Text EffectsTexteffects prev
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    Learn how to soak your text in bubbles, splatter it with blood, turn it to glass, then to ice, melt it into water, grow it into grass, cut it from metal and riddle it with bullets. These 50 incredible Photoshop effects will create text that explodes from the page (or the screen).Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    40 Stunning Vector Landscape IllustrationsLandscapes prev
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    As with traditional art forms, landscapes are also a popular focus in the digital world if vector art. This collection of 40 stunning vector landscapes showcases a range of illustrated scenery from talented artists and illustrators from around the web. A common feature seen in all the examples is how the use of vector graphics results in a unique crisp and stylized image, ranging from colourful 'cartoon-like' designs to more abstract and geometric illustrative works.Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    How to Create Futuristic Laser Beam EffectsRaygun
    The raygun or laser beam has been a defining sound for many a science fiction movie. How many of us can still hear the sound of the Rebel forces as they fend off the Stormtroopers? In this tutorial, we'll look at creating a simple ‘raygun' effect, using some fun plugins and samples with Logic 8.Read More…
  • Code
    10 Principles of the PHP MastersPhp10
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    With PHP's widespread adoption,it's almost too easy to find a script or snippet to do exactly what you need. Unfortunately, there's no filter as to what is a "good practice" and what's, well... not so good when writing a PHP script. We need trustworthy sources, who have proven they have a solid grasp on the best practices of PHP. We need PHP masters to show us the best principles to follow for high-grade PHP programming.Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    Win Great Prizes with the Be a Cakewalk Coach Competition!Cakewalk200
    To celebrate the release of pyro Audio Creator 1.5, Cakewalk has teamed up with AUDIOTUTS to bring you the Be a Cakewalk Coach! competition. Show off your ability to create cool video tutorials in true AUDIOTUTS style and you’ll be in the running to win a fantastic set of prizes.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Create a Juicy RSS Feed IconPreview
    Let's learn how to make a unique RSS feed icon. This tutorial requires a familiarity with Adobe Illustrator's basic tools as we'll use the gradient mesh tool and make light use of Illustrators mapping feature.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Make a Floating in Air USB Key IllustrationPreview
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    In this tutorial, I'll show you how to illustrate a USB key floating in the air and reflecting on a surface. We'll be adding numerous details that will make this illustration shine. Notice how the Psdtuts+ name reflects off the floor in the illustration. These are the little details that add a degree of realism to your work.Read More…