Join Grant Skinner at work and at play, designing cutting-edge interactive experiences, games, applications, and frameworks with technologies like HTML5 and Flash.
Covers the most common questions videographers encounter when shooting and editing with DSLR cameras, from choosing a frame size and frame rate to understanding moiré.
Photographer David Hobby captures the strength and grace of a dancer in motion, lighting her against a "blow-away white" background.
David Blatner and Anne-Marie Concepción, co-hosts of the web's top resource for InDesign tips and tricks, InDesignSecrets.com, share some hidden and sometimes surprising workflow tips that will make working in InDesign more efficient and more fun.
Get started using Office 365, the Microsoft hosted collaboration and productivity suite that allows businesses and teams to email, collaborate on documents, and share calendars.
The 2013 update to our popular series demystifies some of the most challenging of the 300+ formulas and functions in Excel and shows how to put them to their best use.
Get a weekly serving of photographic insight, instruction, and inspiration from photographer, teacher, and author Ben Long.
Take existing code and make it better—more readable, efficient, understandable, and updateable—with refactoring.
Legendary author and artist Bert Monroy, a digital art pioneer, walks through basic artistic concepts that are critical for creating great art and designs.
A collection of short Photoshop and Illustrator projects and creative effects from computer graphics guru Deke McClelland.
Get up and running with the cutting-edge DAW Cubase 7 in this quick one-hour class.
Learn to motivate, communicate with, and manage a team.
Self-contained tips on the latest online tools, such as Google Apps, Skype, YouTube, Mint.com, Etsy, and more.
Discover how to proactively manage project schedules.
Photographer David Hobby visits a conservation center and lights close-ups and portraits using a variety of strobes and light modifiers.
In a photo shoot with a model, photographer and Strobist blog publisher David Hobby demonstrates the basics of lighting with compact flash units.
Open a wide range of practical and creative options by learning how to add spot colors and varnishes to your print designs.
Self-contained InDesign effects projects designed to be completed in ten minutes or less.
Learn the basics of composing, sending, and replying to messages with Gmail, the free email service from Google.
Learn to manage your inbox with Outlook.com, the free web email service from Microsoft.
Create significantly more professional footage with tools that do everything from removing noise to performing high-end color grading.
An exploration of the improvements to Illustrator CC.
Get an insider's take on the features included in the latest InDesign CC update.
Learn about all the exciting motion graphics and visual effects features coming up in Adobe After Effects CC.
Take a look at the updates to Photoshop CC from a photographer's perspective.
Preview the features that are designed to get video producers and editors excited about Adobe Premiere Pro CC.
Introduces the latest and greatest features in the ever-evolving Photoshop CC.
Learn what Dreamweaver CC has to offer you, including the new, intuitive CSS Designer pane, a new streamlined interface, updated HTML5 and jQuery integration, and more.
Learn about the interface changes and performance improvements that come with the latest release of Flash Professional CC.
Renowned photographer Douglas Kirkland explores the process of shooting a series of photos that connect to tell a story.
Learn how to coach, transform, and empower employees and teams in ways that increase retention and improve the bottom line.
Bring scenes to life by building realistic fluid simulations in Maya, including foam and bubbles, liquid being poured, and volumetric liquid in a container.
Learn to render realistic bodies of water such as ponds and oceans and underwater shots with Maya—essential skills in a visual effects artist's toolkit.
Learn to protect you and your client's interests and ensure a great creative design with a well-written contract.
Become more efficient, exact, and creative with the advanced tools like pattern brushes, Gradient Mesh, and opacity masks in Illustrator.
Build an online store for digital products like music, ebooks, and more using WordPress and the Easy Digital Downloads plugin.
Follow along with a digital media producer and former TV news reporter as he plans and shoots a complete human-interest story.
Teaches designers how to maximize the potential of filters with use of Smart Objects, blending modes, and filter masks.
Explore the new 2D and 3D features and improved performance in Nuke 7, the premiere compositing package for visual effects in film and television.
Explore the power of Illustrator brushes to quickly and easily add detail to your fashion illustrations.
Build a note-taking app that leverages the storage and remote data access capabilities of iCloud.
Learn how to enhance the natural beauty of a landscape photo with Adobe Photoshop Lightroom in this short start-to-finish project.
Build an online store using WordPress and the WooCommerce plugin.
Learn how to start a YouTube account, build a following, promote videos on Facebook and Twitter, and shoot and edit film specifically for a YouTube audience.
Tell a more compelling story in Edge Animate with an animated infographic.
Challenge yourself with this series of real-world data visualization scenarios in Processing, an open-source drawing and development environment.
Provides an introduction to the Windows Phone 8 platform and the basic tenets of the Modern UI design style, through the development of a basic tip calculator application.
Follow Beeple, a motion graphics artist, whose Everyday Project drives him to learn new software, adopt fresh techniques, and create art for himself and others.
Remove an unwanted building from a live-action plate and replace it with a new matte painting that is motion-tracked.