Aaron Jackson

181 Flips | 10 Magazines | 48 Likes | 17 Following | 10 Followers | @jaxxthedesigner | A Graphic & Web Designer based in Fresno, CA.

XD Essentials: The Art of Minimalism in App Design

User interfaces look way different than they used to just a couple years ago — user interfaces (UIs) are becoming less cluttered and more contextual. …

The Step-by-Step Guide to Creating a Mobile App

Most modern people would find it difficult to imagine their day using the smartphone "just for calls". Mobile devices have jumped far beyond the …

20 Best UI Design Tutorials for Beginners

Take a look at these amazing easy-to-follow tutorials that give you guided information on how to create beautiful UI design elements. Here you will …

Halftone Splash Effect - Photoshop Tutorial

Halftone Splash Effect – Photoshop Tutorial<p>December 31, 2016, Adobe Photoshop Tutorials, 589 views<p>In this tutorial, we’ll see how to transform an …

How to Create a GIF Using After Effects and Photoshop

This easy-to-follow step-by-step tutorial will show you how to quickly create an animated GIF using After Effects and Photoshop.

Gym Showdown: Free Weights vs. Machines

If you want to get stronger, some kind of resistance training is the way to go. So when you walk into the gym, should you start loading plates onto a …

Exercise

Applying for a Design Job

How to get in the door with a great portfolio<p>There’s a lot of advice out there — forum threads, blog posts, and even other medium articles — all …

UX Design

10 Prototyping Tools Recommended For UI/UX Designers

Recently, I've read some articles about sharing books and websites for UI/UX design. I think it might be useful to write an article about prototyping …

Spinners: Loading Icons Animations

This is a layered landing page perfect to feature your new app. It makes an smart use of gradients over shapes and backgrounds, all encased in a fl...<p>…

Web Design

A selection of the best product design and UX/UI design resources

Came together with the cool wind of this fall is the Mockplus v3.2. Recently, Jongde Software has just released this fully optimized version. Let's se …

Choosing The Right Prototyping Tool

When it comes to creating prototypes, so many tools and methods are out there that choosing one is no easy task. Which one is the best? Spoiler …

Color Scheme for Interface. Light or Dark UI?

In one of our previous articles we have already mentioned that the issue of color is one of the major in design of user interfaces. It can greatly …

UI Design

After Effects – Creating Stunning Particle Swirls using Trapcode Particular Tutorial

<b>[Source] Voxyde</b>In this tutorial, we’ll take a look at how to create some stunning looking particle swirls using the Trapcode Particular plugin in …

After Effects Tutorial: 3D Light Text Stroke Effect

How to Create a Call of Duty Glitch Text Title

After Effects – Futuristic HUD Wave Tutorial

<b>[Source] Voxyde</b>In this tutorial, we’ll be looking at how to create a distortion wave appearing from the center and spreading out in Adobe After …

Polish Your Motion Graphics With 5 Easy After Effects Techniques

These five After Effects techniques can provide that professional final touch your motion graphics need.<p>Everything is perfect — almost. Luckily, it’s …

Video Tutorial: Working With Photoshop Files in Premiere Pro

As with all Adobe products, Premiere and Photoshop work well together. Learn how to easily work with layered Photoshop files in Premiere Pro to …

16 Free Circle Transitions for Video Editors

Give your footage a bold burst of life and motion with this collection of sixteen FREE circle transitions.

Create a Beautiful Geometric Shape Design in After Effects

Discover how to create stunning cut-out geometric shapes with this exclusive After Effects tutorial. Free Project File and Assets included!<p>One of the …

5 FREE Animated Fonts from Animography! This Week Only!

These five FREE animated fonts are available for five days only! Download these free typefaces from Animography right now — $120 value!

After Effects Tutorial: Particles Text Effect

Adobe Announces After Effects Update

Adobe announces upcoming After Effects update, helping users streamline their workflow and maintain an enjoyable experience.<p>Yesterday Adobe announced …

Win $2,000: Create a video with this FREE After Effects project

<b>Create and share a video</b> using a FREE After Effects project from VideoHive author <i>Anton-and-Friends</i> and get the chance of <b>winning $2,000-worth of</b> …

Focus: Glitchy Logo Reveal - After Effects Template

Focus is an intense, dynamic logo reveal that has the options to feature 5 slides for photos or video, or a footage-free blueprint-style, and 4 …

Working With After Effects Text Templates Inside Premiere Pro

Looking to streamline your workflow? With Adobe’s Live Text Templates you can work seamlessly inside Premiere Pro without bouncing back and forth …

A Revolution in Collaboration