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Man mobbed by monkeys gets the Photoshop battle he so rightly deserves

An unidentified man who apparently ignored a "Don't feed the monkeys" warning got more than he bargained for when he got mobbed by a pack of simians …

Facebook Video Ads – How To Do It Right - Vici Media

Video ad consumption is absolutely on the rise! A recent study aimed at learning more about consumers’ sentiments regarding video advertising found …

Marketing

No Studio, No Problem: How to Create Stunning Head Shots in Any Location

<i>Take a Time Out with Tanya, art director & graphic designer turned commercial photographer who really just wants a break from her three kids. Sign up</i> …

A guide to nailing focus and depth of field

Focus and depth of field are those kinds of topics that can quickly confuse newer photographers. When we’re just starting out, we think we know what …

Landscape Photography

July's 10 best new tools for graphic designers

July has seen a slew of exciting new tools and tech for graphic designers already. Illustrator rival Affinity Designer arrived for Windows, while …

Graphic Design

Living Goddesses of Nepal - Photo Gallery

Photograph by Stephanie Sinclair<p>The Kumari of Tokha, nine-year-old Dangol, became a living goddess as an infant. A <i>kumari</i>’s eyes are believed to draw the beholder into direct contact with the divine. For religious festivals her forehead is painted red, a sign of creative energy.<p>Photograph by …

Spirituality

Photoshop in 60 Seconds: What Are Artboards?

Interface Design on Envato MarketWelcome to our Photoshop in 60 Seconds series, in which you can learn a Photoshop skill, feature, or technique in …

Graphics

27 essential keyboard shortcuts for Adobe Photoshop, Premiere, InDesign and more

Adobe’s software and tools enable the creation of amazing digital works, whether you're using Photoshop to whip up multi-layered visuals, putting …

Nikon-Walkley finalist withdraws entry after photo found to have been altered

News Corp’s David Caird, finalist for press photographer of the year, altered a photo he took of baby gorilla Kimye at Melbourne zoo by removing straw<p>One of the finalists for the Nikon-Walkley press photographer of the year award News Corp’s David Caird has withdrawn after the judges discovered one …

Non-destructive editing: how to use adjustment layers to fine-tune images

<i>In this photo editing tutorial we’ll show you how to make non-destructive edits to your photos using versatile adjustment layers to selectively</i> …

The #Phlearnmethod Is Here To Make Photoshop Simple

The guys at Phlearn have done it again. This time they present us with a set of actions that will speed up your workflow and show you that Photoshop …

How to Use Channel Mixer in Photoshop to Create Amazing Black and White Images

In the early days of digital, one of the biggest criticisms was that black and white images were nowhere near as good as their film based …

Tutorials

The Easy Way to Make Your Own Custom Photoshop Brushes

If you’ve never heard about the creative use of brushes in Photoshop, this article is for you. If you already know about using brushes, you’ll be …

Tutorials

A Few Reasons to Switch to Photoshop from Lightroom

Lightroom’s task<p>I imported the images in Lightroom and applied my usual enhancements. I cropped the photo, adjusted the highlights and shadows and …

Dodging and Burning to Create More Effective Black and White Images

With the huge assortment of software and plugins you have at your disposal these days, the photo processing technique of burning and dodging is …

Tutorials

Hauntingly Beautiful Double Exposures by Julia Fullerton-Batten

London-based Julia Fullerton-Batten is a world-wide acclaimed and exhibited fine art photographer. Her work is best known for creative settings and highly cinematic lighting. This small collection of personal work, however, veers a bit from her signature style. The artist built hauntingly beautiful …

Amazing Retouching And Photo Enhancing Tutorials for beginners

As <b>graphic</b> designers retouching <b>photography</b> is essential skill You need to master. You could talk about principles, but at least I started with simple</b> …

10 free Photoshop brushes for painting nature

In this three-part workshop, I've tried to lay out the general rules and custom brush settings to as well as show some tips and tricks on …

4 Techniques that Will Help You Master Dodging and Burning Your Photos

If you have 30-minutes to spare for a tutorial, check out this one by photographer and retoucher Michael Woloszynowicz on the techniques of dodging …

Non-Destructive Layer Masking in Photoshop

Non-destructive editing techniques are vitally important in Photoshop to ensure maximum flexibility and efficiency. If you edit your images …

Tutorials

Get Inspired – 25 Beautiful Digital Artworks

Digital Art<p>by Matt Wiley / December 16, 2014<p>If you are a digital artist, or are looking for some inspiration for your next digital artwork,; or you …

Create a Winter Scene in Adobe Photoshop: The Digital Painting

In the first part of this tutorial, fellow Tuts+ instructor, Rowena Aitken showed you how to create the line art for this festive winter …

Graphics

101 Guide To Digital Painting Hardware: #3 The Display

In the previous sections of this series I covered the heart of your investment, the input devices that are critical for any serious digital artist …

10 top tips for digital painting! | Photoshop Creative - Photoshop Tutorials, Galleries, Reviews & Advice

1. Start from scratch<p>Starting a new painting is easiest with a solid plan and a sketch to work from. Before beginning, take some time to think about …

Try Beginner’s Guide to Digital Painting in Photoshop Elements for FREE!

The <i>Beginner's Guide</i> series returned this year with a look at working in Adobe Photoshop Elements. To celebrate we are offering everyone a FREE …

Digital-Painting-for-Comic-from-Sketch

Photoshop Lady aims to collect the best and free photoshop tutorials around the internet. All of the high quality photoshop tutorials are categorized …

Graphic Design

Featured Artist Jeanie Campbell

Artist Jeanie Campbell creates flowing ethereal images filled with movement and color. See more of her work by visiting her website.<p>“Euphorbia 4978 …

Photography and the Feelings of Others: From Mirroring Emotions to the Theory of Mind

Photography is powerful because we can place ourselves into the perspective of those we see in an image. Whether it’s street photography, …

New Magazine Focuses on the Art and Craft of Photography

Posted on Nov 10, 2014 | 0 comments<p>The new issue of Shadow & Light Magazine is out and about. <b>Go to www.shadowandlightmagazine.com for to purchase</b> …

How to Use LAB Color in Photoshop to Add Punch to Your Images

Have you ever wished you could stretch out the color palette of your picture? Or that you could separate colors that looked too flat or close …

Photography