Aqeel Ahmed

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Anwar’s Pakistan – Reliving our history through Anwar Maqsood’s memories

When we at Xpozé sit down for our brainstorming sessions for each issue, all members of the team strive to bring the most innovative, exciting ideas …

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Create a Cute Zombie Illustration in Photoshop

Zombies have been a staple of science fiction and horror films for decades. Recently, the T.V. show "The Walking Dead" renewed the public's interest …

Create a Desert Oasis in Photoshop

If you want to learn how to composite photos together to produce a realistic scene in Photoshop, matte paintings are a great place to start. Matte …

NSA surveillance is an attack on American citizens, says Noam Chomsky

The actions of the US government in spying on its and other countries' citizens have been sharply criticised by Noam Chomsky, the prominent political …

Create a Soil Cake for Pie Charts and Infographics

Infographics are an efficient and fun way to present data. You may notice, however, that infographics are often flat vector illustrations. What if …

10 Ways to Modify a Selection in Photoshop

Making selections is an essential skill for any Photoshop user. In this tutorial, we are going to show you 10 ways to modify a selection in …

If your name is Ahmed or Fatima, you are a person of interest to the NSA

One of the most common responses from the 66% of American citizens in favor of the NSA's data-collection programs is, "I have nothing to hide, so why …

Create a Glowing 3D Text Effect With Filter Forge and Photoshop

In this tutorial, we will show you how to combine Photoshop with Filter Forge to create a glowing 3D text effect. We will begin by showing you how to …

How to Create Colorful Wooden 3D Text

Photoshop is a powerful tool for creating all sorts of imagery but it does have its limitations. While Photoshop does have some fantastic tools for …

Making Complex Selections (Part 2)

Making very complex selections can be quite a difficult and time-consuming task. In this tutorial, we will focus on pixel masks to help us to create …

Create a Metallic 3D Logo With Photoshop and Filter Forge

In this tutorial, we will explain how to combine Photoshop CS6's 3D tools with Filter Forge to create a metallic 3D logo that is built "Forge" tough. …

How to Create a Beautiful Mixed Media Illustration

For many artists, an illustration begins with a pencil, a piece of paper, and a great idea. In this tutorial, Andreas Preis will show you how to …

Quick Tip: Combine a Crocodile and a Frog in Photoshop

One of the fun exercises I did as a child was to create my own animal species in my sketchbook. Drawing from a reference, I would combine the …

Create a 3D Typographic Illustration

Modern artists often use more than one application to create their work. This often means working outside of Photoshop much of the time. In this …

Draw an Electric Guitar in Photoshop

In this tutorial, we will draw an electric guitar in Photoshop. We will start by tracing its shape in Adobe Illustrator and then export those paths …

Create a 3D, Chrome, Logo Animation With Sound FX

Photoshop has become a multi-purpose tool that can create some complex animations without the need to purchase additional software. In this tutorial, …

How To Create A Furry Text Effect In Photoshop CS6

Try a 30-day free trial of Photoshop or any Adobe CS6 product. More info. <b><br>How To Create A Furry Text Effect In Photoshop CS6</b> <br>SEPTEMBER 18, 2012 <br>From …

Create a Cute and Scary Children's Illustration in Photoshop

In this tutorial, we will explain how to create a cute and scary children's illustration in Photoshop. Let's get started!<p>Tutorial Assets<p>The following …