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  • Design & Illustration
    How to Use Content-Aware-Scaling in Photoshop CS4Preview
    The latest version of Photoshop CS4 offers a variety of new features that save time and work. One of them is the newly added Content-Aware-Scaling feature, which automatically preserves important areas like people, buildings, objects, as you resize your images. It saves you a lot of time, since there’s no time-consuming cropping and retouching required anymore. How and why you should use this? That’s what we’ll cover in this tutorial!Read More…
  • Code
    Javascript and the DOM: Lesson 2200x200
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    Hello and welcome back to the "JavaScript and the DOM" series. Last time we covered some JavaScript basics and we touched on various aspects of the Document Object Model, including how to access nodes and traverse through the DOM. Today we'll be covering how to manipulate elements within the DOM and we'll be discussing the browser event model.Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    Use Impulse Response to Make Logic's Guitar Amp Pro Sound GreatThumb
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    In this tutorial we will be looking into getting a little bit more out of Logic Pro's Guitar Amp Pro plugin. We are going to bypass Guitar Amp Pro's speaker cabinet and then load an impulse response (IR) for a different cabinet using Space Designer. If you've ever wondered what a Marshall amp and a Mesa Boogie cabinet recorded using a C414 in a great room sounds like, you're in luck.Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    Tuts+ is Now Print-tastic!200 upgrade
    Those of you who like to follow tutorials on paper while you use your DAW will be pleasantly surprised today: we've added a print stylesheet to the Tuts+ theme. This means that if you navigate to a tutorial and click File > Print in your browser menu-bar the final product will be free of all the extra stuff (sidebars, comments, and so on). We hope you enjoy the new feature and encourage you to try it out!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Tuts+ is Now Print-tastic!200 upgrade
    Those of you who like to follow tutorials on paper while you use Photoshop will be pleasantly surprised today: we've added a print stylesheet to the Tuts+ theme. This means that if you navigate to a tutorial and click File > Print in your browser menu-bar the final product will be free of all the extra stuff (sidebars, comments, and so on). We hope you enjoy the new feature and encourage you to try it out!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Creating a Touching Story Scene in Photoshop - Screencast019 story scene
    "I worked on this illustration especially for you with Ciursa Ionut, he is the founder of PSDBURN where he writes Photoshop tutorials. He started working in Photoshop many years ago when he began to utilize this great tool all the time. In this tutorial, you are going to create a story scene using photo manipulation and a lot of color adjustments." Constantin PotoracRead More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Creating a Touching Story Scene in PhotoshopPreview
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    I worked on this illustration especially for you with Ciursa Ionut, he is the founder of PSDBURN where he writes Photoshop tutorials. He started working in Photoshop many years ago when he began to utilize this great tool all the time. In this tutorial, you are going to create a story scene using photo manipulation and a lot of color adjustments.Read More…
  • Code
    10 Apps for Developers on a Shoestring200x200
    There are many many different areas web developers need to cover. First you need to find the perfect text editor, set up a local environment, find a database management tool and then find a great FTP application. And for many of us out there freelancing, we have less of a budget to work with. So here's 10 cheap or free web development tools for Windows and OS X. Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Create a Milk Bottle with a Funny Cow LabelMilkbottle200
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    In this tutorial, we'll explain how to create a 3D milk bottle. We'll also cover how to create and apply a cute cow label to it. Let's have some fun with this one!Read More…
  • Code
    Professional Frontend EngineeringNatekoechley280
    Last night, long after I should have fallen asleep, I came across a fantastic overview of "frontend engineering." This is a must-watch video, presented by Nate Koechley. Many designers will get more from this video than an entire book. Nate covers everything from underused html tags, to doctypes, to proper naming conventions. I highly recommend watching it. Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Matthias Bauerle InterviewP
    SeasonZero is a professional design studio that specializes in creating album covers, logos, and artwork for various bands. The studio is run by Matthias Bauerle, who we are interviewing today. He educates us on many different topics, including how to build up a large clientele for your company, and other interesting issues. Matthias has done a Plus tutorial for us as well that you may want to check out, titled "Creating Artwork For An Epic Metal Album." Lets dive into this artist interview!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Interview with Liz Lorini - AKA Miss KikaThumbnail
    Liz Lorini, aka Miss Kika, is a San Francisco based illustrator and graphic artist. She has been drawing fashion girls since she was a little, which she says was a major influence to kick start her career in art and graphic design. Bagged with her degree she started freelancing and in her spare time and also started doing a series of illustrations she titled "Miss Kika" after her deceased pet kitty. Her style is girly art, filled with color and glitter. "Drawing candy girls all day is a dream come true," she says! So lets have a chat with this young talented artist.Read More…