All Posts in Tuts+

  • 3D & Motion Graphics
    Create an Amazing Liquid Apple Effect in RealFlow, C4D and AE - Part 1Preview
    In this tutorial, you will learn how to create a bullet shooting through a liquid apple using Realflow, Cinema 4D, and After Effects . On the first day, you will learn scene setup in Realflow and proxy objects, Day 2 will cover importing Realflow data back into Cinema 4D and setting up for multipass rendering, and on the third and final Day, we will focus on importing .aec data from Cinema 4D into After Effects and isolating individual elements, as well as post effects. Read More…
  • Code
    Run Your Own Web Server Using Linux & ApacheWebserver
    Run Your Own Web Server Using Linux & Apache - Free 191 Page Preview Learn about everything you'll need to build and maintain your Linux servers, and to deploy Web applications to them. Whether you're planning on running Linux at home, or on a leased Web Server, this book will walk you step-by-step through all of the common administration tasks, from managing traffic reporting to log-file rotation. This guide even includes step-by-step instructions on installing Linux (Fedora 4), Apache 2.0, PHP 5 and MySQL 4.1 on a home or office development server, so you can test all of your applications before rolling them out. Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    Open Mic: Tell Us About Your Rhythm Track TechniquesOpenmic
    The rhythm track gives life to a song, and hours and days can vanish trying to tweak them just right. There are a bunch of ways to produce rhythm tracks. What is your favorite? Each Tuesday we open our mic to readers and lurkers alike to come out of the woodwork and tell us your thoughts and opinion, your experiences and mistakes, what you love and what you hate. We want to hear from you, and here’s your chance.Read More…
  • Code
    5 New Screencast Contestants200x200
    Each day this week, we'll post five of the top twenty-five videos from the Nettuts+/Screenr competition. Your job, if you choose to accept it, is to review these short web development video tips and choose your favorite one in the poll below. How should you judge? Quite simply - there are no rules! Pick the one that helped you the most. The most chosen video each day will earn a spot in the top five at the end of the week! For the second day of this week-long video competition, you'll learn about basic closures in JavaScript, using the Flot plugin to create graphs, building a content slider, and more! Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Create a Chilling Photo Manipulation in PhotoshopPreview
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    In this tutorial I will show you how I created a fantasy photo manipulation called "You Can Not Frost The Time" with using several Photoshop tools such as Color Range, different blending modes, and more. Let's get started!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    The Hidden Power of the Average Command: Creating Swirly TypePreview
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    In this tutorial we will explore the "Average" command in Adobe Illustrator, and learn how to use it in rather unusual way. In this case, we'll create abstract swirls using relatively simple methods and apply it to type. Let's get started!Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    The Recording Artist's Workflow: From Writing to MasteringMusic and audio
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    Everybody’s first few recordings – whether that means three or thirteen – usually go the same way. The deadline’s fast approaching and hardly anything is done. What has been done doesn’t sound right. Your fellow musicians have no idea what they’re supposed to be doing and nobody in the room is really sure what the next step in the process is.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Mini Monster PackPreview
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    File Type: EPS CS2 compatibleLicense: Creative Commons license, for business use please subscribe to license at customhorror.netRead More…
  • Code
    Voting Begins: The First 5 Screencast Contestants200x200
    Each day this week, we'll post five of the top twenty-five videos from the Nettuts+/Screenr competition. Your job, if you choose to accept it, is to review these short web development video tips and choose your favorite one in the poll below. How should you judge? Quite simply - there are no rules! Pick the one that helped you the most. The most chosen video each day will earn a spot in the top five at the end of the week! Today, you'll learn everything from setting up your first Django project, to simplifying the beginnings of a jQuery plugin, to applying guides in Photoshop. Each video is less than or equal to five minutes. Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Create a Shiny Earth with Photoshop 3D LayersFinal 2
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    In this tutorial I'll show you how to create a shiny planet icon using the 3D features of Photoshop CS4 Extended. This will cover basic information about 3D layers and texture maps. Let's get started!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    A Beginner's Guide to Digital Textile PrintingPreview
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    This is a basic illustration tutorial combined with a practical overview of file preparation for Digital Textile Printing. After a long process of trial and error I've developed a streamlined process for creating files for digital textile printing. This is the perfect tutorial for people wanting to learn basic file preparation and color management. You'll learn the details of prepping your vector file for digital textile printing and these skills transfer well to larger projects. Let's get started!Read More…
  • Code
    Throwing Dice With the Jiglib Physics Engine and Away3D200x200
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    In this tutorial we'll build a box which we can throw dice into. To do this we'll use Away3D as the 3D engine and Jiglib as the physics engine. Let's get stuck in..Read More…