Julia Wijsman

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The best new graphic design tools of 2017 so far

Whether it’s new versions of well-known software, or totally new apps from startup companies, new tools for graphic designers are coming out all the …

Free Photography Bootcamp

If you’re new to photography, consider this your free guide:<p>Democratization of photography<p>In the spirit of Silicon Valley — these intensive “coding …

Learn amazing texture techniques for vector artworks in Illustrator

Graphics

Graphic Designers Spill Their Career Secrets in Infographics

Every profession is prone to the occasional bout of navel gazing, and graphic design is no exception. Proof: a new book from publishers …

The 10 First Things Beginners Should Know How to do in Adobe Lightroom

As we’ve covered before, Lightroom CC is, as part of Adobe’s Photography package, one of the greatest tools for amateur photographers. If you want to …

Tutorials

Master photography with Adobe's all-inclusive training bundle

Want to take your photography skills to the next level? A more expensive camera may result in a sharper quality curve for amateur shooters, but a core understanding of photography principles and refined image editing skills are what separates the best photographers from the rest of the pack. …

30 Fresh new Photoshop tutorials from 2016

The key to success and evolving your design skills is always constantly seeking out new ways to evolve those skills. One of the best ways is learning …

Graphics

Jump into Spring With This DIY Dip Dye Ombré Dress

Cut a strip of your practice fabric to test your dye color opacity.<p>Lay down your garbage bags to protect your surface area. Fill 1/4 – 1/2 of your bucket with hot water (we boiled ours and let it sit for a couple of minutes). You want enough water for the fabric to move freely in the dye bath so …

Crafting

Learn How to See

I always make excuses for myself in my photography. I always think my equipment and camera is the limiting factor. I feel that I have a creative …

Street Photography

This is the Pain of Losing All Your Family Photos

Here’s a clip from Episode 10 of Season 7 of the TV sitcom <i>The Middle</i>, in which the family finds out that all of their precious photos have been …

I Made a Photo Mosaic by Shooting 1,000 Portraits

My name is Chaim Perl, and I’m a NYC-based photographer who specializes in large group portraits. If it’s difficult to shoot, I like it. In this …

Photography

The Single Most Useful Piece of Photo Education This Year

This is not hyperbole. Amidst a plethora of tutorials of questionable value, along comes of GIF of unknown provenance that illustrates the effect of …

GIF Animations

The Language of Design

The phrase <b>visual language</b> refers to the idea that communication occurs through visual symbols, as opposed to verbal symbols, or words.<p>Words are also …

Language

Visual Arts: Elements and Principles of Design

Elements and Principles of Design<p>What do you list as the elements of design? What do you list as the principles of design? Think you have it all …

Art, Design and Visual Thinking

Welcome to the Art, Design and Visual thinking textbook. You can access specific sections of it by scrolling through the table of contents on the …

INSPIRATION: Piet Mondrian

The Slow Fade<p>“GONE FISHING”<p>Inspiration Piet Mondrian by Adam Marelli<p>Introduction<p>Our brains make powerful associations with shapes, colors, and …