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10 awesome new web design tools for May

Summer is finally on its way, and with it comes a whole load of great new web design tools. One of the most exciting of which is Lobe, a system that …

Web Design

San Francisco Japantown: Top Things to See and Do

Japantown San Francisco is a concentrated area of Japanese culture in San Francisco dominated by shops and restaurants where you could spend a few …

Japan

Minimalist Graphic Art in Yellow, Red, and Blue by Rob Bailey

Three minimalist graphic art prints by Rob Bailey.Some time ago I introduced you to Rob Bailey, a freelance artist, illustrator, and graphic designer …

Graphic Design

Elegant and Minimalist Web Design Ideas

I am always trying to redesign or improve Abduzeedo's web design. At least once a year it becomes reality but that doesn't mean I just tried one …

Here’s a Free Photoshop Course in 33 Videos

Want to learn Photoshop from the very beginning? Here’s a beginner’s guide by TastyTuts will let you jump-start your post production skills. It’s a …

Tutorials

10+ Genius Camera Hacks That Will Greatly Improve Your Photography Skills In Less Than 3 Minutes

Professional photography gear costs thousands of dollars but you can take stunning pictures by spending only a fraction of the cost. If you have the …

Improve Your Color Grading Skills in 20 Minutes With This Detailed Video Tutorial

Color grading is amongst the most important step of retouching. Along with lighting, it sets the mood of your image and can also help tie together …

How to Light Paint a Product Photo Background Using a Smartphone

Here’s a fantastic 16-minute tutorial by photographer Dustin Dolby of workphlo (he’s like the Bob Ross of product photography) on adding a creative …

Tutorials

How to Light Paint Product Photography Backgrounds

Light painting is a beautiful abstract lighting technique that can effortlessly evoke colour and energy from a composition. Longer shutter speeds …

Light Painting

7 Tips on How to Make Anyone Look Good in Photos (VIDEO)

We’ve shared quite a few videos recently on how to effectively pose people in photos and they’ve proved to be quite popular. So, here’s another one …

Photography

How to Blur out the Backgrounds in Photoshop

Gear matters under specific circumstances in photography, and without any doubt, you might need specific lenses for certain effects. But, if you …

Tutorials

5+ Quick Photoshop Tips You Might Not Know

I probably won’t ever be, or pretend to be, an expert at Adobe Photoshop; I spend so little time in it, using Lightroom for 90% of what I do, that I …

Tutorials

11 Must-See Cities in Spain That Take You Beyond Barcelona

As peak vacation season approaches, many of us are daydreaming of warm weather and a nice glass of something refreshing. If you're looking for an exciting European adventure, where better to head than the land of sangria, sunshine, and sweaty dance halls: Spain!<p>If you've grown tired of marching …

European Travel

Introducing Semplice 4: Packed with New Features that you will love

Semplice is a product that I personally love and use for my own online portfolio. For those who don't know what Semplice is, well it's simply a …

Web Design

How to Change the Color of Anything Using Lightroom

There are a lot of times when you might want to change the color of something in an image, whether it's clothing, the sky, or something else. This …

Tutorials

Check in to St. Lucia’s New Over-the-Top Beach Retreats

Sugar Beach, a Viceroy Resort, has launched in Beachfront Collection Residences.<p>St. Lucia has always been different. The Lesser Antilles island is a …

Plantations

The Simple Request That Will Get You a Bigger Hotel Room for Free (Video)

Travelers are always looking for tricks to get the most out of their vacation budgets.<p>While surprise free upgrades are always nice, you can’t rely on …

Hospitality

It's Official: This is the Most Instagrammable Hotel in the World

A recent poll by Luxury Travel Advisor found that the Anantara Kihavah Maldives Villas is the “Most Instagrammable Hotel” in the world.<p>Located in the …

Luxury Lifestyle

12 of the Most Instagrammable Places in Tokyo

Tokyo is a massive metropolis with many corners to explore. But with its array of parks, frenetic markets and ancient shrines in stark contrast with …

Japan

Here Are The Best Music Festivals In America

Music Festivals in the modern era are an event unlike anything else in the world. They are part culinary wonderland. Part massive dance party. Part art installation. Part weekend getaway. Part reunion with old friends and family. And that’s not even mentioning the actual music you might get to hear …

Music Festivals

Adobe unlocks a Lightroom power tool for photo editing

Lightroom profiles offer new color editing and styling options, and now you can create your own profiles for the photo editing and cataloging software.<p>Adobe Lightroom's new profiles feature puts photo editing presets on steroids -- and now you can build your own profiles, too.<p>Profiles now use …

Tutorials

Best cheap hotels in New York - great if you are on a budget

New York is often hailed as the ultimate city break destination thanks to its countless incredible sights, shopping districts, thriving nightlife and …

Quick and Easy Exposure Blend Technique

Exposure blending has become a regular tool in the digital darkroom for a lot of photographers. Exposure blending allows you to create an image of a …

Tutorials

10 Hidden Lightroom Features That Can Change Your Editing Life

Sometimes we can use software for years without taking the time to dive deeper and unlock its full potential. Here’s a great 12-minute tutorial by …

Tutorials

ZENWATER Branding by Studio Pros

Graphic design and brand development by Studio Pros for ZENWATER/上水.Yi-Hsuan Li of Studio Pros is a Taipei, Taiwan based graphic designer focusing on …

Graphic Design

Anantara Kihavah is crowned the most Instagrammable hotel in the world

Anantara Kihavah in the Maldives has been named the most Instagrammable hotel in the world.<p>As decided by Luxury Travel Advisor - the insider’s publication for travel and tourism operatives, detailing what’s happening, the inaugural contest saw 121,000 votes cast online, with Anantara Kihavah taking …

Typefaces Used In Some Of The World’s Most Recognized Logo Designs

Image by Emanuele Abrate and featured with permission<br>It’s inherent for designers to look at a logo and take in more than what’s shown at face value. …

Typography

10 Coolest Hotels in New York City

A typical morning in Brooklyn is spent sitting in a cozy café, creamy matcha latte in hand, and surrounded by Warby Parker-clad women working …

New York City

Say Hello To ‘fontTools’, A Free Library For Font Manipulation From Python

For those of you who might be unaware, there exists a library for the manipulation of font files, written in Python, called ‘fontTools’.<br>Even though …

Typography

Everything You Need to Know About Levels in Photoshop

In Photoshop, both the levels and curves adjustment layers allow you to control the tone of your image. So which should you use? I'm a curves man …