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  • Code
    1000 Free Icons200x200
    Cost: Free, links backFound Via: www.pinvoke.com/ Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Best of the Web – November 2008Preview
    November was another exciting month for the vector design community. Every month the vector content around the web gets better and better. There were tons of great tutorials, free downloads and articles this month to choose from. This round up features some of the best vector content from around the web for the month of November.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Best of the Web - November 2008P
    November was a month filled with tons of good material worth featuring in this wrap up. I narrowed down the best tutorials, free downloads, and articles on the web for this month. We have an article featuring our editor Sean, a interesting tutorial on a planet scene, and some cool free brushes and textures. Lets get into the content.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    New VECTORTUTS Freebie: Exclusive Tattoo Vector FreebiePreview
    This is a new Pack of Vector Freebies available exclusively from VECTORTUTS. We have a new set of Illustrator tattoo illustrations for you. If you're looking to add a stylish feel to your work, then check out these rockin' graphics. This set of high quality freebies is available to download today!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    VECTORTUTS Freebie: Exclusive Tattoo Vector FreebiePreview
    This is a new Pack of Vector Freebies available exclusively from VECTORTUTS. We have a new set of Illustrator tattoo illustrations for you. If your looking to add a stylish feel to your work, then check out these rockin' graphics. This set of high quality freebies is available to download today!Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    Designing a Synthetic Machine with AbsynthThumb
    Absynth is one of my favorite tools for sound design, though I don't get a chance to use it nearly as often as I'd like. It has an extremely deep and flexible synthesis engine, yet remains accessible and fun to work with. In just a short amount of time you can have a unique, original sound to use in almost any musical or sound design application. In this tutorial, we'll be working exclusively inside of Absynth 4, creating a synthetic mechanical sound by using Absynth's amazing breakpoint envelope system.Read More…
  • Code
    Mimicking Apple’s Address Book for the Web200x200
    As we all know, WordPress is so extensive that you can use it for nearly anything. There are even articles on sites with crazy titles such as 101 alternative uses for WordPress. So I thought, hey, why not? I bet a lot of people want to create their own Web Apps, and essentially WordPress can do that for you. In this video tutorial, we're going to make an online Address Book.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Interview with Justin MallerJustinmaller prev
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    Justin Maller, a.k.a Superlover, is founder of the depthCORE initiative and has worked with DC Shoes, Lee, Quicksilver and Computer Arts Magazine. His photo manipulations often blend human subjects with chaotic abstract elements resulting in a style that is uniquely his own. I recently sat down with Justin (virtually) to glean war stories, tips and advice from this Photoshop master.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Quick Tip: How to Use Effects to Create a Cool DesignPreview
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    One cool trend in logo design is the use of repeating shapes, associated with gradients and transparency. While this style of logo tends to be a bit overused, and may not be suitable for all projects, imitating it is a great way to learn about one of Illustrator's most powerful and time-saving features, which is effects. Effects are similar to filters, but the key difference is that they are non-destructive, meaning you can remove or modify them later on (through the appearance palette). Lets review a few quick Illustrator tips.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Create a Copper Photoshop Text EffectPreview
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    This is a strong and eye-catching text effect, though relatively simple to create. We'll be using bevel and emboss styles, pattern overlays, and combining different techniques to mock-up the text into a related background. For PLUS Members, the main layer style is ready to copy and paste into your designs as well.Read More…
  • Code
    Building the Back-End of a Photo Site200x200
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    For those of you who have been following the last few screencasts, you must have noticed that each tutorial has been centered around a "photo site" theme. (See Scanning Folders With PHP, How to Dynamically Create Thumbnails, and Create a Photo-Admin Site Using PHP and jQuery. Today, we'll build the backend for a photo site. This tutorial will teach you how to add, delete, and update photos. Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Create a Retro Metal 3D DesignDesign and illustration
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    I originally developed this Vertigo logo and rendered a 3D version of it using Cinema 4D. However, for this tutorial I really wanted to find a way to get hot 3D text without using a 3D dedicated program.Read More…