All Posts in Tuts+

  • Design & Illustration
    Design a Shiny Photorealistic Apple Remote200
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    Apple has so many beautiful products. Their product designs consistently attain a sought-after status, which distinguishes them as an innovative company. In this tutorial, I'll teach you how to make a shiny new apple remote.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Maciej Hajnrich InterviewPre 200x200
    Maciej Hajnrich, AKA Valp Nietylko, is a designer who embraces the merging of chaos and color. He has a great sense of free-flowing composition. Look at his work long enough, and your eyes will turn into shattered rainbows. Valp is a freelancer with the ability to create unique and stylish work while being grounded in a strong work ethic. He has some excellent advice to share with us about art, design, and business. Let's get on to the interview.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Creating a Vector Composite Effect from a Photo200
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    This tutorial will demonstrate how to take an image, in this case a woman's face, and give the appearance that it is entirely composed of vector shapes. Along the way, we'll use some fairly basic techniques, including clipping masks and displacement maps, to achieve a unique effect!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Numbers, schmumbers8
    Well, March is coming to an end and it's been a real record-breaker month here at Psdtuts+. I love statistics and spend hours looking through them, so this month has been very exciting for me. So as a little bit of site news, I thought I'd share some of the numbers from the site!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Quickly Build an Abstract Background of Colored Bars200
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    Oftentimes there's a need for a quick but unique design. In this tutorial, I'll be showing you a short but attractive way to create a graphic for backgrounds, wallpapers, greeting cards, designs, and all that other good stuff. You will learn a simple Photoshop trick that you can easily manipulate for your daily needs.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Adding Flames and Effects to Make an Image with Impact200
    Instead of riding snow, this boarder is flying through flames. In this tutorial, we'll create fire and smoke without using any photos. You'll learn how to combine both to create a flaming, dynamic image that jumps right at you.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Create a 3D Shelf Element Similar to Dragon Interactive200
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    In the reader suggestions recently, I found a request to see how to produce the shelf interface on the incredibly cool Web site for Dragon Interactive, a Los Angeles–based creative agency. So here's a method for producing the shelf effect.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Super Fast and Easy Facial Retouching200
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    In this tutorial, I will show you how to repair some image noise from a low-quality shot, and I will show you an extremely quick and easy way to smooth out a person's face. The woman in this shot is not a model, and she has a lot of character so we don't want to overdo it with the smoothing. We will make it look real and natural. Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Core Principles for Rapidly Attaining Creative Flow200
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    Consistently achieving a state of focused concentration can be difficult. There are some simple techniques you can employ that will have you rapidly entering this blissful creative and productive zone. Learn the benefits of Flow and how to get into that hyper-productive groove.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    NoPattern "Jumper" Effect200
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    One of the coolest digital artists around is Chuck Anderson, a.k.a. NoPattern. After seeing a recent Psdtuts+ reader request, I decided to show you how to create a light effect similar to NoPattern's Jumper Poster. At the end, I'll show you how a technique like this can be used in a variety of different ways to make stunning images...Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Super Cute Easter Wallpaper Illustration TutorialEaster wallpaper 200 200
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    Easter Sunday is drawing near very quickly, so why not celebrate it with some festive wallpaper? What are we going to create? How about a simple background, some subtle texture, and a few chicks—no, not that sort of chicks, the other sort! Let's get started ...Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Create Spectacular Concept Art in Photoshop 200
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    Creating conceptual work can be fun and relies heavily on your imagination. In this tutorial, I'll show you how to combine stock photographs to create a stunning effect that can be easily reproduced to work with almost any combination of images.Read More…