45 Vintage Gradients - 1000+ Voluminous Photoshop Gradient Collection 2012

1000+ Voluminous Photoshop Gradient Collection 2012

Today’s post is a vast collection of Photoshop Gradients very useful for your design projects or work. Gradients is one of the presets of adobe photoshop, using this huge arsenal is a big plus because it will help you to design faster and more efficient. Just pick what you one from this collection and you will never regret it.

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How To Create Funky Text Effects Tutorial In Photoshop By IAPDesign

How to create Funky Text Effects Tutorial in Photoshop by iAPDesign

Today’s tutorial is about how to create Funky Text Effect in Photoshop by iapdesign. When we say funky it mean bright colors, different blending of styles, uniqueness or sometimes girly style :). This tutorial is very easy and anyone can create their own funky text in just a few steps.

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Sand Clock / Hourglass Icon - 20 List of Smashing Photoshop Progressbar PSD Template For Free

20 List of Smashing Photoshop Progressbar PSD Template For Free

Loaders and Progress Bars is one of the basic features that we always see in many websites. Progress Bars help the user to know where is the current location from your website, slideshow or your applications. This loaders boost the performance of your website and having nice progress bar design can attract more user to visit your website.

In today’s post we gathered 20 List of Smashing Photoshop Progressbar PSD Template For Free.You can download this psd template for free. Please Share it If You Like This Post!

Checkout Our 15 Groovy Loading and Progress Bar CSS3/JQuery Plugins You Should Love after you download this free progressbar template.

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1). Sand Clock / Hourglass Icon

Amazing Glossy Hourglass Icon graphics, free to download in PSD format. Download the fully customizable PSD file and modify its color, design or style according to your requirements. You can use it in your mobile apps web site or print projects.

Sand Clock / Hourglass Icon - 20 List of Smashing Photoshop Progressbar PSD Template For Free

Sand Clock / Hourglass Icon – 20 List of Smashing Photoshop Progressbar PSD Template For Free

2). Sound / Volume Sliders ‘Free PSD Files

Today’s freebie is something small but potentially useful ‘Sound / Volume Sliders. There are four separate volume sliders and each with their own individual style. You can customize and use this resource for web or interface design projects or simply

Sound / Volume Sliders 'Free PSD Files - 20 List of Smashing Photoshop Progressbar PSD Template For Free

Sound / Volume Sliders ‘Free PSD Files – 20 List of Smashing Photoshop Progressbar PSD Template For Free

3). Pretty Little Progress Bars ‘Free PSD Template

Today free PSD file is a set of little progress bar / loading bars. Loading bar is serve as preloader to indicate how long the users have to wait or it can be use as indicator for file upload progress etc.

Pretty Little Progress Bars 'Free PSD Template - 20 List of Smashing Photoshop Progressbar PSD Template For Free

Pretty Little Progress Bars ‘Free PSD Template – 20 List of Smashing Photoshop Progressbar PSD Template For Free

4). Elegant Progress Bar and Circle ‘Sky UI Kit (Free PSD)

Today’s freebie is addition to the Sky UI Kit collection, a elegant and clean progress bar and circle.

Elegant Progress Bar and Circle 'Sky UI Kit (Free PSD) - 20 List of Smashing Photoshop Progressbar PSD Template For Free

Elegant Progress Bar and Circle ‘Sky UI Kit (Free PSD) – 20 List of Smashing Photoshop Progressbar PSD Template For Free

5). Fancy PSD Slider + Toggles

Not just any progress bar slider toggle thing, a PixelsDaily progress bar slider toggle thing.

Fancy PSD Slider + Toggles - 20 List of Smashing Photoshop Progressbar PSD Template For Free

Fancy PSD Slider + Toggles – 20 List of Smashing Photoshop Progressbar PSD Template For Free

6). Animated Loading Icon PSD

This freebie contains five different styles of loading spinner/graphic. Each of these goes above and beyond what you’d usually expect from a loading spinner, with subtle textures, 3D effects, and plenty of pizazz!

Animated Loading Icon PSD - 20 List of Smashing Photoshop Progressbar PSD Template For Free

Animated Loading Icon PSD – 20 List of Smashing Photoshop Progressbar PSD Template For Free

7). Glowing Loading Bar

Who says loading bars can’t be a pleasure to look at?

Glowing Loading Bar - 20 List of Smashing Photoshop Progressbar PSD Template For Free

Glowing Loading Bar – 20 List of Smashing Photoshop Progressbar PSD Template For Free

8). Loading Bar PSD File

A beautiful loading bar that would look slick on any Web/iPhone/iPad App. Don’t leave your users waiting to a boring static loading screen ‘give them something to get excited about!

Loading Bar PSD File - 20 List of Smashing Photoshop Progressbar PSD Template For Free

Loading Bar PSD File – 20 List of Smashing Photoshop Progressbar PSD Template For Free

9). Blue2Green Progress Bar PSD

A simple progress bar I made in Photoshop for you to use it in your web designs.

Blue2Green Progress Bar PSD - 20 List of Smashing Photoshop Progressbar PSD Template For Free

Blue2Green Progress Bar PSD – 20 List of Smashing Photoshop Progressbar PSD Template For Free

10). Pretty Progress Bar

Pretty Progress Bar I created with Photoshop, can download it for free, and perhaps use it on a website, please feel free to give your opinion

Pretty Progress Bar - 20 List of Smashing Photoshop Progressbar PSD Template For Free

Pretty Progress Bar – 20 List of Smashing Photoshop Progressbar PSD Template For Free

11). Progress bar FREE PSD Download

Cool Progress bar FREE PSD Template.

Progress bar FREE PSD Download - 20 List of Smashing Photoshop Progressbar PSD Template For Free

Progress bar FREE PSD Download – 20 List of Smashing Photoshop Progressbar PSD Template For Free

12). Free Progress / Loading Bar in PSD

Today freebie is a design of a progress / loading bar made by me, with loaded percentage indicated. This freebie is designed in 2 colours, and is tottaly free to use. It will perfectly fit in your app design, or flash website design.

Free Progress / Loading Bar in PSD - 20 List of Smashing Photoshop Progressbar PSD Template For Free

Free Progress / Loading Bar in PSD – 20 List of Smashing Photoshop Progressbar PSD Template For Free

13). Free Progress Bar Element

Today I provide you an Free Progress Bar Element I hope you like it

Free Progress Bar Element - 20 List of Smashing Photoshop Progressbar PSD Template For Free

Free Progress Bar Element – 20 List of Smashing Photoshop Progressbar PSD Template For Free

14). Cool Progress Bar PSD

Progress Bar Our next one is a nice tech progress bar.

Cool Progress Bar PSD - 20 List of Smashing Photoshop Progressbar PSD Template For Free

Cool Progress Bar PSD – 20 List of Smashing Photoshop Progressbar PSD Template For Free

15). Percentage Loader PSD

Today’s really quick and easy Free PSD template is a modern percentage loader gadget! This one is a little more on the experimental side but hey! Do something awesome with it! Hope you enjoy!

Percentage Loader PSD - 20 List of Smashing Photoshop Progressbar PSD Template For Free

Percentage Loader PSD – 20 List of Smashing Photoshop Progressbar PSD Template For Free

16). Loading Bars (PSD)

Todays PSD Freebie is a set of 5 loading bars. The loading bars come in colours red, green, blue, white and orange.

Loading Bars (PSD) - 20 List of Smashing Photoshop Progressbar PSD Template For Free

Loading Bars (PSD) – 20 List of Smashing Photoshop Progressbar PSD Template For Free

17). Miniature Progress Bar (PSD)

Today’s freebie is a simple yet pretty little thing; a miniature progress bar. I knocked this up for an upcoming project but is no longer needed, thought I should share.

Miniature Progress Bar (PSD) - 20 List of Smashing Photoshop Progressbar PSD Template For Free

Miniature Progress Bar (PSD) – 20 List of Smashing Photoshop Progressbar PSD Template For Free

18). Dark Loading Bar ‘UI Element

Dark Loading Bar ‘UI Element PSD File

Dark Loading Bar 'UI Element - 20 List of Smashing Photoshop Progressbar PSD Template For Free

Dark Loading Bar ‘UI Element – 20 List of Smashing Photoshop Progressbar PSD Template For Free

19). Teeny Tiny Progress Sliders

It’s small, bold, simple, cute, and ultimately easily customizable/fully layered/built with vector shapes. Be sure to utilize it in your next creative/awesome idea.

Teeny Tiny Progress Sliders - 20 List of Smashing Photoshop Progressbar PSD Template For Free

Teeny Tiny Progress Sliders – 20 List of Smashing Photoshop Progressbar PSD Template For Free

20). Simple Progress Bar PSD Template

Simple, smart and lovely progress bar PSD template. That’s a great user interface element that could present the amount of data transmitted to a server or could be used to show the time remaining to launch a new page or service, especially in under cons

Simple Progress Bar PSD Template - 20 List of Smashing Photoshop Progressbar PSD Template For Free

Simple Progress Bar PSD Template – 20 List of Smashing Photoshop Progressbar PSD Template For Free
Advanced Lighting - Manipulation Tutorial - 20 Photoshop Tutorials to Sharpen your Skills

20 Photoshop Tutorials to Sharpen your Skills

Today’s post is a round up for the latest photoshop tutorials, some of this roundup is using the latest Adobe Photoshop CS6 Software. This roundup is a mixture of photo manipulation, lightning effect, creating montage and how to create a portrait. Even you just started using photoshop or a professional this 20 Photoshop Tutorials Roundup will help you to gain more knowledge and sharpen your skills to come up a new set of design base on what you experience and what you read. Always challenge yourself to do more and never stop doing design.

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Here are the 20 Photoshop Tutorials to Sharpen your Skills. I would love to hear your suggestions for this post, if you like this post please share it. thank you guys.

1). 3D Balloons Text Effect

This tutorial explains how to use the 3D Repoussé feature in Photoshop CS5 Extended to create an amazing balloon-like text effect without the need for any other 3D software.

3D Balloons Text Effect - 20 Photoshop Tutorials to Sharpen your Skills

3D Balloons Text Effect - 20 Photoshop Tutorials to Sharpen your Skills

2). How to Draw a Portrait in Photoshop

Another nice tutorial teaching you how to draw a portrait by using Photoshop. This technique is based on using Photoshop brushes and for people who may have some experience in art itâ??s a good technique but it takes time to achieve this result.

How to Draw a Portrait in Photoshop - 20 Photoshop Tutorials to Sharpen your Skills

How to Draw a Portrait in Photoshop - 20 Photoshop Tutorials to Sharpen your Skills

3). Create a Surreal Urban City Montage with Lightning Effect in Photoshop

In this tutorial, I will show you the steps I took to Create a Surreal Urban City Montage with Lightning Effect in Photoshop . This is an intermediate level Photoshop tutorial so some steps can be a bit tricky, but why not have a try!

Create a Surreal Urban City Montage with Lightning Effect in Photoshop - 20 Photoshop Tutorials to Sharpen your Skills

Create a Surreal Urban City Montage with Lightning Effect in Photoshop - 20 Photoshop Tutorials to Sharpen your Skills

4). Advanced Lighting – Manipulation Tutorial

This is a more advanced manipulation tutorial where you will learn advanced lighting techniques. I announced this tutorial on one of my newsletter and here it is.

Advanced Lighting - Manipulation Tutorial - 20 Photoshop Tutorials to Sharpen your Skills

Advanced Lighting – Manipulation Tutorial – 20 Photoshop Tutorials to Sharpen your Skills

5). How to Create a Grim Reaper Scene Artwork in Photoshop

Learn how to create this dark scene of a grim reaper in Photoshop. This tutorial will show you how to combine images, work with layer styles, and create a grunge color effect.

How to Create a Grim Reaper Scene Artwork in Photoshop - 20 Photoshop Tutorials to Sharpen your Skills

How to Create a Grim Reaper Scene Artwork in Photoshop - 20 Photoshop Tutorials to Sharpen your Skills

6). How to Create a Surreal Scene with an Invisible Man Inside a Mystic Cave

Learn how to create a surreal photo manipulation with an invisible man. This tutorial will teach you how to blend different images together, create realistic shadows, and paint light reflections in your image.

How to Create a Surreal Scene with an Invisible Man Inside a Mystic Cave - 20 Photoshop Tutorials to Sharpen your Skills

How to Create a Surreal Scene with an Invisible Man Inside a Mystic Cave - 20 Photoshop Tutorials to Sharpen your Skills

7). How to Create Typography Poster Enigma Using Photoshop

In this tutorial we will go through the process of making this typography poster called â??Enigmaâ?? only using Adobe Photoshop. You will have a basic look into the 3D-Tool of Photoshop, how to texture and stylize your 3D Typography and how to make a shin

How to Create Typography Poster Enigma Using Photoshop - 20 Photoshop Tutorials to Sharpen your Skills

How to Create Typography Poster Enigma Using Photoshop - 20 Photoshop Tutorials to Sharpen your Skills

8). How to Create a Stunning Winter Princess Artwork in Photoshop

Learn how to create this winter scene in Photoshop. You will learn how to blend photos and textures, create a cold blue photo effect, and more!

How to Create a Stunning Winter Princess Artwork in Photoshop - 20 Photoshop Tutorials to Sharpen your Skills

How to Create a Stunning Winter Princess Artwork in Photoshop - 20 Photoshop Tutorials to Sharpen your Skills

9). Quick and Simple Worn Out Psychedelic Poster in Photoshop

In this tutorial we are going to create a psychedelic poster with just an image, a gradient map and a texture.

Quick and Simple Worn Out Psychedelic Poster in Photoshop - 20 Photoshop Tutorials to Sharpen your Skills

Quick and Simple Worn Out Psychedelic Poster in Photoshop - 20 Photoshop Tutorials to Sharpen your Skills

10). Radial Zoom Enhanced Eyes Effect In Photoshop

In this Photoshop Effects tutorial, we’ll learn how to give someone’s eyes a fun, easy to create “zoom” effect, with blur streaks that appear to zoom out from the center of the eyes.

Radial Zoom Enhanced Eyes Effect In Photoshop - 20 Photoshop Tutorials to Sharpen your Skills

Radial Zoom Enhanced Eyes Effect In Photoshop - 20 Photoshop Tutorials to Sharpen your Skills

11). Painting Skills for a Lady Portrait

Carrying out digital painting for lady portrait is not easy. Different designers are working out new methods to do in order to save time. Here will show you step by step to carry out a lady portrait painting work.

Painting Skills for a Lady Portrait - 20 Photoshop Tutorials to Sharpen your Skills

Painting Skills for a Lady Portrait - 20 Photoshop Tutorials to Sharpen your Skills

12). Drawing a Female Cartoon Fighter

Drawing a nice cartoon character can be as difficult as drawing a human portrait. You also need to work out detailed color painting plus adding shadow and reflection effects. Here will show you the way to do.

Drawing a Female Cartoon Fighter - 20 Photoshop Tutorials to Sharpen your Skills

Drawing a Female Cartoon Fighter - 20 Photoshop Tutorials to Sharpen your Skills

13). Skills of Painting Animal Fur

Painting animal fur is like painting hairs. You need to use brushes to carry out. To start, you have to prepare a reference and understand how the fursâ?? direction, lighting angle & layers going to be. This tutorial takes a cat as an example to show you

Skills of Painting Animal Fur - 20 Photoshop Tutorials to Sharpen your Skills

Skills of Painting Animal Fur - 20 Photoshop Tutorials to Sharpen your Skills

14). Photo Manipulation Lady Down to the Water

Using photo manipulation, you can create a special scenery based on simple objects. You can use images of lady, sea, and a electric machine to create a combination of those images. The major skills in this tutorial are cutting image and color & lighting a

Photo Manipulation Lady Down to the Water - 20 Photoshop Tutorials to Sharpen your Skills

Photo Manipulation Lady Down to the Water - 20 Photoshop Tutorials to Sharpen your Skills

15). Develop a Smart Car in Photoshop

To design a smart car, you have to draft a layout first. To carry out painting works, you need to make the car shiny and glossy plus you can add a little object (e.g. gas tank and little lighting at the carâ??s end) to stand out your car.

Develop a Smart Car in Photoshop - 20 Photoshop Tutorials to Sharpen your Skills

Develop a Smart Car in Photoshop - 20 Photoshop Tutorials to Sharpen your Skills

16). Painting a Beautiful Lady in the Ocean

To process a nice painting, designers usually need to spend a long while to do that. Therefore, some great painting techniques are invented in order to speed it up as well as increase the quality of artworks.

Painting a Beautiful Lady in the Ocean - 20 Photoshop Tutorials to Sharpen your Skills

Painting a Beautiful Lady in the Ocean - 20 Photoshop Tutorials to Sharpen your Skills

17). Drawing a Portrait for a Pretty Woman

Drawing a portrait definitely needs to set up appropriate Photoshop brushes. Here will show you to work on the portrait layer by layer until the whole portrait are done.

Drawing a Portrait for a Pretty Woman - 20 Photoshop Tutorials to Sharpen your Skills

Drawing a Portrait for a Pretty Woman - 20 Photoshop Tutorials to Sharpen your Skills

18). Wonderful Background Scenery Creation

If you want to prepare a nice background such as street or interior design, this tutorial will show you to refer a realistic objects and generate it as your artwork. You need to use Sketchup to initiate and use Photoshop for your painting work.

Wonderful Background Scenery Creation - 20 Photoshop Tutorials to Sharpen your Skills

Wonderful Background Scenery Creation - 20 Photoshop Tutorials to Sharpen your Skills

19). Transform a Lady Image into Cartoon

Do you want to create a cartoon image for yourself? You can use your photo to transform your image into a cartoon character mainly by Photoshop blending options. You can also design your character with different styles such as changing its hair and skin c

Transform a Lady Image into Cartoon - 20 Photoshop Tutorials to Sharpen your Skills

Transform a Lady Image into Cartoon - 20 Photoshop Tutorials to Sharpen your Skills

20). Making a Hopeless Scenery in Photoshop

To make a hopeless scenery, you can use light and shadow effects to focus your object under a dark background. Another element is greens such as grass or trees. These objects are always good for emphasis of this kind of topic.

Making a Hopeless Scenery in Photoshop - 20 Photoshop Tutorials to Sharpen your Skills

Making a Hopeless Scenery in Photoshop - 20 Photoshop Tutorials to Sharpen your Skills

30 Photoshop Tutorials For 2012 Year of the Dragon

30 Photoshop Tutorials For 2012 Year of the Dragon

Hello Guys, It’s been a looonng time since my last post i think its september last year, yeah yeah i know it’s kinda busy at work. But anyway I’m back. 🙂

For this first post for 2012 year of the dragon. I will give you cool 30 Photoshop Tutorials that will give you jump start for this year to inspire you and be creative.

Here are the 30 Photoshop Tutorials For 2012 Year of the Dragon that i gathered and extremely hot and useful to give you more idea for your project design etc.

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Many thanks! Cheers!, Anthony from iapdesign blog.

1). Lonely – Manipulation Tutorial

This time we will use less stock images and focus more on the effects, blend modes, and illumination. This is medium-advanced tutorial but I think you can do it because I will give you as many details as I can.

30 Photoshop Tutorials For 2012 Year of the Dragon

30 Photoshop Tutorials For 2012 Year of the Dragon

2). 2012 Year of The Water Dragon Wallpaper in Photoshop

So starting from this point we’ll create a Photoshop illustration with 2012 made out of two cute water dragons.

30 Photoshop Tutorials For 2012 Year of the Dragon

30 Photoshop Tutorials For 2012 Year of the Dragon

3). Photo Manipulate an Explosive Magical Reading Scene

30 Photoshop Tutorials For 2012 Year of the Dragon

30 Photoshop Tutorials For 2012 Year of the Dragon

4). How to Develop a Handmade Illustration with Photoshop

This tutorial will give you a general workflow overview of how to create traditional illustrations on paper and then refining it further in Photoshop.

30 Photoshop Tutorials For 2012 Year of the Dragon

30 Photoshop Tutorials For 2012 Year of the Dragon

5). Photo Manipulate a Scenic Natural Spa Scene

30 Photoshop Tutorials For 2012 Year of the Dragon

30 Photoshop Tutorials For 2012 Year of the Dragon

6). Stamp Photoshop Tutorial

30 Photoshop Tutorials For 2012 Year of the Dragon

30 Photoshop Tutorials For 2012 Year of the Dragon

7). Amazing Water & Light Splash Effect in PhotoShop

30 Photoshop Tutorials For 2012 Year of the Dragon

30 Photoshop Tutorials For 2012 Year of the Dragon

8). Create a Chained Arm with Blood Stain Effect in Photoshop

30 Photoshop Tutorials For 2012 Year of the Dragon

30 Photoshop Tutorials For 2012 Year of the Dragon

9). Photoshop Tutorial: Make smashing glass effects

30 Photoshop Tutorials For 2012 Year of the Dragon

30 Photoshop Tutorials For 2012 Year of the Dragon

10). Design an Professional Admin/Control Panel Template in Photoshop

Learn how to design a Sleek & Professional Admin/Control Panel Website Layout in Photoshop!

30 Photoshop Tutorials For 2012 Year of the Dragon

30 Photoshop Tutorials For 2012 Year of the Dragon

11). Photoshop Tutorial: Paint a multilayered surreal portrait

30 Photoshop Tutorials For 2012 Year of the Dragon

30 Photoshop Tutorials For 2012 Year of the Dragon

12). Hopeless – Photoshop Manipulation Tutorial

30 Photoshop Tutorials For 2012 Year of the Dragon

30 Photoshop Tutorials For 2012 Year of the Dragon

13). Dying Planet

30 Photoshop Tutorials For 2012 Year of the Dragon

30 Photoshop Tutorials For 2012 Year of the Dragon

14). Design a Futuristic Abstract Portrait

30 Photoshop Tutorials For 2012 Year of the Dragon

30 Photoshop Tutorials For 2012 Year of the Dragon

15). Design a Diary/Journal Web Layout in Photoshop

30 Photoshop Tutorials For 2012 Year of the Dragon

30 Photoshop Tutorials For 2012 Year of the Dragon

16). Create a Sleek Coming Soon Page in Photoshop

30 Photoshop Tutorials For 2012 Year of the Dragon

30 Photoshop Tutorials For 2012 Year of the Dragon

17). Learn How To Create A Rosette In Photoshop From Scratch

30 Photoshop Tutorials For 2012 Year of the Dragon

30 Photoshop Tutorials For 2012 Year of the Dragon

18). Create a Stunning Parrot Photo Manipulation in Photoshop

30 Photoshop Tutorials For 2012 Year of the Dragon

30 Photoshop Tutorials For 2012 Year of the Dragon

19). Glossy Snow Globe Text Effect

30 Photoshop Tutorials For 2012 Year of the Dragon

30 Photoshop Tutorials For 2012 Year of the Dragon

20). How to Create a Steampunk Style Illustration in Photoshop

Learn through simple steps how to montage many different elements in one picture and make it look really good with lightning, shadows and image grading.

30 Photoshop Tutorials For 2012 Year of the Dragon

30 Photoshop Tutorials For 2012 Year of the Dragon

21). Make Photos More Suggestive Tutorial

Subtle effects, great outcome, easy to follow up steps! Enjoy!

30 Photoshop Tutorials For 2012 Year of the Dragon

30 Photoshop Tutorials For 2012 Year of the Dragon

22). How to Create a Sparkling Fantasy Photo Manipulation

In this tutorial, we’re going to create a photo manipulation using different techniques. We’ll be adjusting each layer and element to make a compact final image. We’ll be using multiple photos and a handful of effects to create this work. Let’s get started!

30 Photoshop Tutorials For 2012 Year of the Dragon

30 Photoshop Tutorials For 2012 Year of the Dragon

23). Create a Sleek Illustration that Fades from Line Art to Color

Combine reality with line art in beautiful poster and learn advanced techniques from this high quality tutorial!

30 Photoshop Tutorials For 2012 Year of the Dragon

30 Photoshop Tutorials For 2012 Year of the Dragon

24). Change Hair Color With Photoshop

This tutorial will show you how to change the hair color easily with Photoshop. You can experiment yourself with color tones to achieve different outcomes.

30 Photoshop Tutorials For 2012 Year of the Dragon

30 Photoshop Tutorials For 2012 Year of the Dragon

25). Design a Sleek Facebook Fan Page in Photoshop

In this tutorial I’ll teach you how to create a sleek & stylish Facebook Fan Page! We’ll be using the Shape Tool, Filters, Custom Brush, Text Tool & Blending Options to create this cool layout!

30 Photoshop Tutorials For 2012 Year of the Dragon

30 Photoshop Tutorials For 2012 Year of the Dragon

26). Create a Realistic Vault Icon in Photoshop

Learn how to create a realistic Vault/Safe using Adobe Photoshop. We’ll be creating this vault using shapes, blending options and various techniques.

30 Photoshop Tutorials For 2012 Year of the Dragon

30 Photoshop Tutorials For 2012 Year of the Dragon

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27). Design a Personal Vcard Mini-Site in Photoshop

Learn how to create a fun & eye-catching Personal Vcard Mini-Site Template in Adobe Photoshop! We’ll be using a number of handy techniques for creating the background effect, gallery section & page layout of the vcard.

30 Photoshop Tutorials For 2012 Year of the Dragon

30 Photoshop Tutorials For 2012 Year of the Dragon

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28). Design a Food/Cafe Website Template in Photoshop (+Free PSD)

30 Photoshop Tutorials For 2012 Year of the Dragon

30 Photoshop Tutorials For 2012 Year of the Dragon

29). Electrifying Energy Beam Photoshop Tutorial

Great and very easy to archieve effect I really love to use in many works I create as well!

30 Photoshop Tutorials For 2012 Year of the Dragon

30 Photoshop Tutorials For 2012 Year of the Dragon

30. Displacement effects tutorial

You’ll learn here how to use several filters and techniques to show you the way how to experiment, use lightning effects and recreate those effects in your own style.

30 Photoshop Tutorials For 2012 Year of the Dragon

30 Photoshop Tutorials For 2012 Year of the Dragon

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

Hello guys, It’s been a while since i posted here in my blog, kinda busy in work but to make this blog alive i collect 1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection that you can used for your graphic design,web design it’s free my friend. Photoshop Patterns come in handy for creating beautiful decorated backgrounds,leaflet,brochure,business cards etc.

Here are the 1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection. You can find many different photoshop pattern collections for FREE i hope you enjoy it guys.

1). Micro Patterns (54)

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

2).Tileable Playful Lavender Peach Patterns (5)

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

3).Metal Mesh Patterns – Pack 1 (14)

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

4).Dotted Photoshop Patterns (29)

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

5).Web 2.0 Pattern Collection (139)

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

6).Splatter Photoshop Patterns (10)

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

7).Set 29 Colorful Photoshop Patterns (12)

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

8).Victorian – PS Patterns (45)

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

9).Paisley Photoshop Patterns

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

10).Seamless Paper Patterns (6)

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

11).16 Photoshop Patterns by Ransie (16)

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

12).Vector Patterns (12)

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

13).Grungy Abstract Squares Photoshop Patterns (4)

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

14).28 Photoshop Patterns (28)

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

15).Basic Elements (50)

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

16).Tileable Midnight Blue Grunge Patterns (5)

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

17).Flat Grungy Summer Stripes Seamless Patterns

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

18).Japanese Love Song (14)

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

19).Gears and Cogs (3)

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

20).Diagonal Stripes Set 1 (6)

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

21).Damask Patterns Volume 2 (15)

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

22).Ultimate Carbon Patterns Pack (16)

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

23).Pattern Pack 01 (12)

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

24).Retro Butter (11)

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

25).Dice patterns (5)

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

26).Retro Grunge Wallpaper Pattens (10)

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

27).Octopus photoshop patterns (90)

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

28).115 Seamless – Blue Patterns (115)

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

29).Strawberry + Chocolate Pattern (8)

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

30).Midnight Blue Patterns (6)

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

31).Carbon Fiber Patterns (10)

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

32).Ninja Noise Patterns (10)

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

33).Tileable Fabric Photoshop Pattern Set (12)

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

34).Stylized Clouds Photoshop Patterns

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

35).Squid fingers Photoshop Patterns (108)

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

36).Spring Fling (36)

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

37).Japanese style pattern (40)

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

38). Photoshop Patterns #23 (23)

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

39).Cloudy abstract deep blue tileable photoshop pattern set (10)

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

40).Spiderman Photoshop Patterns (108)

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

41). Colorful Striped Patterns (26)

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

42).Photoshop Seamless Stripes Patterns (13)

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

43). Seamless Tiling Patterns (28)

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

44). Grunge Stripes (12)

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

45).Stripes Collection Photoshop Patterns (55)

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

46).Gradients Stripe Patterns (30)

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

47).Photoshop Stripe Patterns (20)

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

48).Retro Stripe pattern (70)

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

49).Bourbon Stripes (12)

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

50). Textured Stripes Patterns (6)

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

1300+ Photoshop Patterns Collection by iAPDesign

Cinemagraphs Effects - Oh Joy. Happy Girl

30 Inspirational Cinemagraphs Image Effects Collection

Cinemagraph is an image effects which is a repeated movement of actions. This can be produced using series of photographs or a video. And to create like this image you can use any image editing software like Adobe Photoshop to compose an image into an animated GIF.

So right now, here are some of these cinemagraphs effects that i collected from various internet resources. Here are the 30 Inspirational Cinemagraphs Image Effects Collection that you will enjoy. (Note* just wait to load the image because it is a gif file.)
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1).Cinemagraphs Effects – Oh Joy. Happy Girl

Cinemagraphs Effects - Oh Joy. Happy Girl

Cinemagraphs Effects - Oh Joy. Happy Girl

Oh Joy. Happy Girl.

2).Cinemagraphs Effects – Girl Moving hair in a Balcony

30 Inspirational Cinemagraphs Image Effects Collection

30 Inspirational Cinemagraphs Image Effects Collection

Girl Moving hair standing in a Balcony

3).Cinemagraphs Effects – Moving Grass beneath the Bike

30 Inspirational Cinemagraphs Image Effects Collection

30 Inspirational Cinemagraphs Image Effects Collection

Moving Grass beneath the Bike

4).Cinemagraphs Effects – Twisting Girl Feet in a Cigarette

30 Inspirational Cinemagraphs Image Effects Collection

30 Inspirational Cinemagraphs Image Effects Collection

Twisting Girl Feet in a Cigarette

5).Cinemagraphs Effects – Man reading inside a moving train

30 Inspirational Cinemagraphs Image Effects Collection

30 Inspirational Cinemagraphs Image Effects Collection


Man reading inside a moving train

6).Cinemagraphs Effects – Glowing Lamp outside the house

30 Inspirational Cinemagraphs Image Effects Collection

30 Inspirational Cinemagraphs Image Effects Collection

Glowing Lamp outside the house

7).Cinemagraphs Effects -Girl face is a cyborg robot

30 Inspirational Cinemagraphs Image Effects Collection

30 Inspirational Cinemagraphs Image Effects Collection

Girl face is a cyborg robot.

8).Cinemagraphs Effects – Bottle of Wine Glass

30 Inspirational Cinemagraphs Image Effects Collection

30 Inspirational Cinemagraphs Image Effects Collection

Bottle of Wine Glass.

9).Cinemagraphs Effects – Creepy Man Look (lol :D)

30 Inspirational Cinemagraphs Image Effects Collection

30 Inspirational Cinemagraphs Image Effects Collection

Creepy Man Look.

10).Cinemagraphs Effects – Billiard Guy

30 Inspirational Cinemagraphs Image Effects Collection

30 Inspirational Cinemagraphs Image Effects Collection

Billiard Guy.

11).Cinemagraphs Effects -Scary Big Eye Guy

30 Inspirational Cinemagraphs Image Effects Collection

30 Inspirational Cinemagraphs Image Effects Collection


Scary Big Eye Guy.

12).Cinemagraphs Effects – Candle Light Dancing

30 Inspirational Cinemagraphs Image Effects Collection

30 Inspirational Cinemagraphs Image Effects Collection

Candle Light Dancing.

13).Cinemagraphs Effects – The General Looking Guy is Chewing

30 Inspirational Cinemagraphs Image Effects Collection

30 Inspirational Cinemagraphs Image Effects Collection


The General Looking Guy is Chewing.

14).Cinemagraphs Effects -Scary Girl hiding behind the wall

30 Inspirational Cinemagraphs Image Effects Collection

30 Inspirational Cinemagraphs Image Effects Collection

Scary Girl hiding behind the wall.

15).Cinemagraphs Effects -Two couple dancing together

30 Inspirational Cinemagraphs Image Effects Collection

30 Inspirational Cinemagraphs Image Effects Collection

Two couple dancing together

16).Cinemagraphs Effects – Raining Outside

30 Inspirational Cinemagraphs Image Effects Collection

30 Inspirational Cinemagraphs Image Effects Collection

Raining Outside.

17).Cinemagraphs Effects- Megan Stirring Coffee

30 Inspirational Cinemagraphs Image Effects Collection

30 Inspirational Cinemagraphs Image Effects Collection


Megan Stirring Coffee.

18).Cinemagraphs Effects -Gilt so tasty

30 Inspirational Cinemagraphs Image Effects Collection

30 Inspirational Cinemagraphs Image Effects Collection

Gilt so tasty.

19).Cinemagraphs Effects – What a Wonderful World

30 Inspirational Cinemagraphs Image Effects Collection

30 Inspirational Cinemagraphs Image Effects Collection


What a Wonderful World.

20).Cinemagraphs Effects -Sizzling Food

30 Inspirational Cinemagraphs Image Effects Collection

30 Inspirational Cinemagraphs Image Effects Collection


Sizzling Food.

21).Cinemagraphs Effects -Want Some Cola

30 Inspirational Cinemagraphs Image Effects Collection

30 Inspirational Cinemagraphs Image Effects Collection

Want Some Cola.

22).Cinemagraphs Effects – Smoking Girl

30 Inspirational Cinemagraphs Image Effects Collection

30 Inspirational Cinemagraphs Image Effects Collection

Smoking Girl.

23).Cinemagraphs Effects -Coloring her red lips

30 Inspirational Cinemagraphs Image Effects Collection

30 Inspirational Cinemagraphs Image Effects Collection

Coloring her red lips.

24).Cinemagraphs Effects -Dont Disturb the Sleeping Man

30 Inspirational Cinemagraphs Image Effects Collection

30 Inspirational Cinemagraphs Image Effects Collection

Dont Disturb the Sleeping Man.

25).Cinemagraphs Effects -Train Station

30 Inspirational Cinemagraphs Image Effects Collection

30 Inspirational Cinemagraphs Image Effects Collection

Cinemagraphs Effects – Passing by a Train in a Station.

26).Cinemagraphs Effects – Turning Page Newspaper

30 Inspirational Cinemagraphs Image Effects Collection

30 Inspirational Cinemagraphs Image Effects Collection


Turning Page Newspaper.

27).Cinemagraphs Effects – Glitz & Glamour

30 Inspirational Cinemagraphs Image Effects Collection

30 Inspirational Cinemagraphs Image Effects Collection


Glitz & Glamour.

28).Cinemagraphs Effects -Chocolate Filling

30 Inspirational Cinemagraphs Image Effects Collection

30 Inspirational Cinemagraphs Image Effects Collection

Chocolate Filling.

29).Cinemagraphs Effects -Old man doing Photography

30 Inspirational Cinemagraphs Image Effects Collection

30 Inspirational Cinemagraphs Image Effects Collection

Old man doing Photography.

30).Cinemagraphs Effects -Date Night at Lucas

30 Inspirational Cinemagraphs Image Effects Collection

30 Inspirational Cinemagraphs Image Effects Collection

Date Night at Lucas.

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

20 Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

According to Wikipedia.com
Digital painting is an emerging art form in which traditional painting techniques such as watercolor, oils, impasto, etc. are applied using digital tools by means of a computer, a digitizing tablet and stylus, and software. Traditional painting is painting with a physical medium as opposed to a more modern style like digital.

Digital Paintings is a new way of creating a vibrant and lively painting using new technologies like graphics tablet,adobe photoshop and many more.
Here are the 20 Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial that you would like to see.

1).Making of Superbad

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

My painting of Michael Cera, titled “SuperBad”, was actually created as part of a pitch for his new movie, Youth Revolt. The client wanted to persuade the studio to use an illustrated poster for this film, rather than the usual photographed one sheet.

2).Making of Funfair

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

I like my pictures to describe funny or strange situations, such as in my picture, ‘Funfair’. The idea of the funfair came about when I was sitting in the park on one of my lunch breaks. A friend and I were eating ice-cream when a small insect landed on hers.

3).Making of Fire Energy

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

I have this idea in my mind, to translate the fire energy to an image, and this came out, I didn’t do any sketch, for that I consider this a speed painting; (it took less than 2 hours to do).

4).Creating a Spider Harp

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

This picture represent a fantasy musician able to play harp on a spider web. I paint it as a personal piece, and it was a really big and fragile work.

5).Old style pin-up art

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

Painting pin-ups can be a whole lot of fun, no matter whether you go for the old-school vintage cheesecake kind of look or if you want to add a modernised twist to them.

6).Advanced Digital Painting

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

This is a fairly advanced tutorial–definitely more difficult than the clouds tutorial. It covers my whole painting process, from sketch to finishing touches, and can be applied to either Photoshop painting or oil painting.

7).Making of Equilibrium

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

I’ve always been fascinated by realism, and because of this it is really important to me that the base line-art sketch has got proper proportions. I usually use the old trick by putting a grid on top of a reference photo I’ve shot.

8).Paint Realistic Hands

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

Painting hands often causes serious trouble to both professional and amateur artists. The complexity of their build, especially in realism, puts them among the hardest parts of a human body to render properly.

9).Digital Painting Tutorial

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

I just used the paintbrush as mentionned clearly in the tutorial.

10).Bio Shock Digital Painting

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

In this walkthrough I explain how I used Photoshop and a Wacom Tablet to paint a character from the new videogame Bioshock for GamePro Magazine. This walkthrough gives you an overview on how to use textures in a digital painting.

11).The Making of Spanish Girl

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

This image was created as a request by my Grandmother; she wanted something for her dining room wall. I had plenty of things to choose from, but I thought it would be nice to paint something that she could identify with.

12).Red Assassin Digital Painting Tutorial

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

Author of this tutorial says, “Here’s how I do my painting. This is a work in progress so you’ll see the steps I do in creating a piece. Below is a quick sketch over a black background.”

13).How To Make A Digital Painting Of A Rose From Scratch

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

I’ll help you to create a digital painting of a rose from scratch. Beginning from a simple sketch, into the transformation of a beautiful rose.
We’ll use drawing and painting techniques using Photoshop.

14).Making of Lida

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

In this work, I want to interpret a new feeling of an old Chinese poem, and try to make it more fantasy ,sci-fi and surreal. So I start doing research…here is some I searched on Google.

15).Paint a Sexy Siren

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

This started off as a small doodle in Photoshop while I was working on something else. There was something about the mermaid scribble that I liked, so I saved it for possible future development.

16).Making of Bronze Dragon

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

In this tutorial we are going to color a dragon portrait. Like I always said, it’s impossible to make a good painting without a good sketch, that’s why if your drawing is not as strong as you’d like, you should go ahead and buy a sketchbook before taking up photoshop or tablet or any other stuff like that.

17).Making of The Lady Bird

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

For this painting I did first the rough on a sketchbook and then I used exclusively Photoshop. I tried to pull together a few stages of my working progress here.

18).Making of ‘Aretha Franklin’

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

These are the steps I took while painting my recent caricature, ‘Aretha Franklin’. The sketch was drawn in Photoshop (Fig.00), using a small round brush. For the painting I used Photoshop CS and a Wacom Cintiq;

19).How To Create Realistic Cat Fur

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

In this tutorial I will show you how to create realistic cat fur.
It takes some patience to get to the desired result, but eventually you’ll end up with a super cute, furry kitten!
This tutorial is written for beginners.

20).How to Make a Beautiful Spring Butterfly Scenery

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

In this tutorial I will show you the steps I have used for making the Butterfly in the spring image.
The main tool we will be using is the soft round brush. All the effect are made by changing the brush size and opacity ,also we will be using lots of layers.