A collection of short Photoshop and Illustrator projects and creative effects from computer graphics guru Deke McClelland.
- Photography (78)
- Design (56)
- Masking + Compositing (30)
- Digital Painting (21)
- video2brain (18)
- Design Techniques (17)
- Retouching (11)
- Web (11)
- Web Design (11)
- Web Graphics (10)
- Raw Processing (9)
- 3D + Animation (8)
- Projects (8)
- Video (8)
- Portraits (7)
- Visual Effects (7)
- Cameras + Gear (6)
- Illustration (5)
- Interaction Design (5)
- Rendering (5)
- Lighting (4)
- Restoration (4)
- Color Correction (3)
- Night + Low Light (3)
- Photo Management (3)
- Printing Photos (3)
- Black and White (2)
- Compositing (2)
- Creative Spark (2)
- Design Skills (2)
- Game Design (2)
- HDR (2)
- Motion Graphics (2)
- Photography Foundations (2)
- Textures (2)
- Video Editing (2)
- Web Foundations (2)
- CAD (1)
- Color (1)
- Interior Design (1)
- iPhone, iPod, iPad (1)
- Materials (1)
- Modeling (1)
- Page Layout (1)
- Plugin (1)
- Print Production (1)
- Prototyping (1)
- Sharpening (1)
- Shooting Video (1)
- Typography (1)
- Adobe (118)
- Illustrator (9)
- Lightroom (9)
- Camera Raw (5)
- After Effects (4)
- Autodesk (3)
- Maya (3)
- InDesign (2)
- Acrobat (1)
- HDR Efex Pro (1)
- Mudbox (1)
- Nik Software (1)
- Premiere Pro (1)
- Wacom (1)
Take a 10-minute recess every week and join Bert Monroy for a fun, self-contained project in Photoshop or Illustrator.
Describes various approaches to illustrating concepts with type, translating them into digital techniques in Photoshop and Illustrator.
Learn to toggle between Illustrator and Photoshop and take advantage of the strongest features in each program.
Dana Keller bridges the worlds of art and archival science by colorizing historical photographs—relying on research and Photoshop.
Katrin Eismann, teacher at the School of Visual Arts in NYC, shares some of her intoxicating early experiments with Photoshop and explains how she adapted her gonzo learning path into a career teaching the next generation of photographers and digital artists.
Teaches designers how to maximize the potential of filters with use of Smart Objects, blending modes, and filter masks.
Learn how to create unique, beautiful vintage and distressed photo effects using Photoshop.
Discover how to use Photoshop layer comps to storyboard your interaction designs.
Learn to speed up your design and production time in this Photoshop tutorial with the use of Smart Objects.
Learn how to create hyperrealistic cars, boats, and bicycles, like the ones featured in Bert Monroy's painting Amsterdam Mist, with Photoshop CC.
Learn to use Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop to create realistic and beautiful aircraft profiles.
Learn how to create new visual narratives with the power of photo compositing.
Watch digital painter Bert Monroy paint the natural elements—the trees, water, and fog—in his painting Amsterdam Mist, using the tools in Photoshop CC.
Learn how to illustrate a mystical passage inspired by myth, with Photoshop and a collection of ordinary images.
Bring a science-fiction scene inspired by Star Wars to life with a few simple images and the tools in Photoshop.
Ensure accurate color from camera to monitor and make sure your color photos display and print beautifully.
Join Bert Monroy as he creates a brand-new work of art—a castle on a desert cliff—using just a few ordinary images and the tools in Photoshop.
Create a portal to a realm of the imagination with a 3D arch, a collection of ordinary images, and the tools in Photoshop.
Learn how to create a cozy mushroom house that looks like it's straight out of a fairy tale, with Photoshop and a collection of ordinary images.
Learn how to shoot a lunar eclipse and create a composite photo showing all of its phases in a single image, using Lightroom and Photoshop.
Follow along with the development of Amsterdam Mist, artist Bert Monroy's latest digital painting, and learn Photoshop and Illustrator techniques you can apply to your own artwork.
Learn how to use Photoshop and Camera Raw to make your night and low-light photos (including star photography) look their best.
Learn how to retouch and enhance studio portraits in post, with Adobe Camera Raw and Photoshop.
Learn how to color correct, retouch, and enhance product shots with Photoshop and turn in images that will delight your clients.
Learn a great technique for sharpening your colorization skills: recoloring a desaturated, black-and-white photo to match the original.
Learn how to work with perspective in Photoshop: adjust it, repair it, and create better composites with your new skills.
Learn how to make your dusks and dawns more vivid, vibrant, and alive with Lightroom and Photoshop.
Discover how to construct your vision by compositing multiple images into a single, unified photograph using Photoshop.
Learn how to remove a subject from a studio environment and place her against a different background.
Learn how to replace the sky in your photography in just a few short steps in Adobe Photoshop.
Learn to reduce noise in low-light shots and sharpen photos for maximum impact with Lightroom and Photoshop.
Swap out the background of a portrait with something new, and add visual interest and drama to your photographs.
Explores the creative and technical decisions involved in photographing textiles.
Transform a 2D matte painting into a 3D scene, complete with a moving camera, shifting perspective, and an animated background.
Learn how to shoot better iPhone photos and make them look their best with Adobe Photoshop and Lightroom.
Take charge of Photoshop and make better, more targeted image adjustments with selections—including hard-to-select objects like hair, fuzzy edges, and color ranges.
Speed up your CSS workflow. Extract CSS from an existing design comp automatically using Photoshop's Copy CSS feature.
Learn to composite hundreds of unique, data-driven graphics in Photoshop automatically, using variables and a simple text file.
Reimagine your living room. Interior designers and homeowners alike can take advantage of Photoshop's tools to reconfigure a room.
Learn to use Photoshop brushes, patterns, and special effects to create professional-looking fashion croquis and costume illustrations.
Learn how to add light, color, and texture to a basic form using photographic references and the tools in Adobe Photoshop.
Learn how to optimize your computer and your own techniques to get the best performance out of Photoshop.
Learn how to make brides look their best with natural and creative enhancements to wedding photos in Photoshop.
Learn to crop an image, and remove distracting elements, straighten horizons, and create new and interesting compositions.
Learn how to style, light, and photograph jewelry, from rings to watches and more.
Reveals how designers can create vibrant web graphics, wireframes, and complete web site mockups in Photoshop with navigation bars and buttons.
Takes a black-and-white drawing and shows how to use the five elements of light to paint the surfaces and create a realistically shaded backdrop in Photoshop.
Learn to create multiple, optimized web graphics from a single Photoshop or Illustrator file with the powerful and versatile Slice tool.
Leverage Smart Objects, clipping masks, and slices, in Photoshop and make graphics that will look razor sharp on any screen size.
“The tutorials are so clear, precise, and extremely professional. This is definitely my preferred learning style. It makes learning a pleasure.” —Margaret L.
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