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  • Design & Illustration
    20 Insane Comic-book Style Photoshop EffectsComic prev
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    Comic books and graphic novels combine two things every designer aspires to meld: real meaning and pure, unadulterated eye candy. Here we introduce 20 of the best ever tuts on using Photoshop to create stunning comic-book style art.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    70 Cute and Cheeky Vector Animal Characters70cute prev
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    We all love cartoon characters! The world of vectors is a great place for character design inspiration, with plenty of colourful designs in a wide range of different styles to be seen. This collection of 70 cute and cheeky vector animal characters provides a roundup of some fantastic fauna-based illustrations from across the web. We've got everything from bears to beavers to... well, weird—and strangely fat—Japanese-style bunnies. Time to put on your cute-resistant specs and dive in!Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    How to Choose the Right Distortion for Your SongDistortion
    With so many ways of creating distortion effects at our disposal, it's useful to know the jargon and keep up to date with the plug-ins that are available. Mo Volans helps you get your head round some of the various types of distortion and the best plug-ins for the job.Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    What Do You Want? We Don't Know Until You Tell Us!Uservoice
    It can be pretty difficult to tell what you guys want to see here on AUDIOTUTS, whether we're talking about tutorials themselves, or new features for the site. Today, we're giving you a way to tell us. We're hoping that you guys will use this opportunity to let us know what you want, because it's a subject that matters to us just as much as it matters to you.Read More…
  • Code
    10 Challenging But Awesome CSS TechniquesChallenging
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    Most designers and web developers only scratch the surface of the potent language that is CSS. In terms of programming languages, CSS has a fairly simple learning curve. That doesn't mean that CSS isn't a powerful language. Sometimes it's the small things that make a huge difference in a website design. In this post we're going to outline 10 awesome CSS techniques for web developers who know their stuff.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Best of the Web - AugustPreview
    Another month goes by and more fresh vector goodies across the web. We've got some simple and extremely detailed tutorials for all levels of illustrators. There are plenty of freebies, also articles on both business and design. We take a look at some resources as well, some vector dedicated, and other based on interesting design topics.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Best of the Web - AugustPre
    For the month of August we've put together a large amount of great content and resources featured across the web. I've narrowed down some of the most unique tutorials, useful resources, and some of the most inspirational articles that everyone should read. This month features interviews, tutorials about icons and posters, and a lot more.Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    Live Sound 101: Preparing for the ShowLive
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    Being a Front Of House engineer is a fun and rewarding job, but it can throw you a lot of curve balls and, as we all know, you're only as good as your last show. How do you lessen the chances of making a huge mess of the show that could be the one that leads to a tour or even a regular stint with a big artist? Read on, and I'll do my best to point you in the right direction.Read More…
  • Code
    How to Create a Mobile Site with MoFuse200x200
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    MoFuse is a service that lets you convert basically any site with a RSS feed, to a mobile site hosted by MoFuse. You can customize the design, setup your very own domain, and even add advertising to the mobile version of your site. This is a great option if you don't feel comfortable hosting your mobile site yourself. And the best part is, MoFuse supports both traditional mobile phones, and the iPhone, which is really cool.Read More…
  • Code
    Quick Fire with Jeff Croft200x200
    Some of you may have read his successful books. Others might keep track of him via his popular blog. Nevertheless, Jeff Croft is one of the leading advocates of web standards today. In this quick fire, Jeff will answer everything from his favorite music to his "web development pet peeves". Enjoy! Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    How to Automate Audio Tracks in Logic Pro 8Automation
    Automation is a very convenient feature of most modern digital audio workstations. When the record industry ran on miles of tape, there was no such thing as automation; it was all about manual knob-turning. We have it pretty easy in contrast. Automation allows you to draw in a set of events that will automatically occur when you play back the track. For instance, you can draw a set of volume changes along your guitar track to hear it creep in and out of the mix. You can also achieve that dynamic stereo panning effect, causing instruments to swoosh from speaker to speaker.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How To Render a Dramatic 3D Wood Cup in PhotoshopPreview
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    In this basic tutorial, you'll learn how to create a 3D cup from scratch in Illustrator, how to apply some texture to it in Photoshop, and also how to use the Vanishing Point filter to mock-up a scenario and apply realistic shadows.Read More…