Category: PHOTOSHOP

30 Free Lightroom Presets for Your Perfect Vacation Pictures

Lightroom is your digital darkroom without biting chemicals. Instead of toxic perils, you’ll find clean switches, sliders, and buttons to adjust the quality and looks of your photos. Still, that’s not easy, as finding the perfect settings for the most fascinating results needs a lot of experience. To ease ...

Adobe Photoshop Elements 2018 is THE Everyday Tool for Photo Tasks

Adobe Photoshop Elements 2018 is here, and there are a couple of solid arguments for a spontaneous purchase. We’ll tell you about them. Adobe Photoshop Elements: Not an Amateur Version People like to call Adobe Photoshop Elements a watered down version of Photoshop CC. This definition was never correct, though. E...

Taming Advanced Color Palettes In Photoshop, Sketch And Affinity Designer

    Creating large, harmonious and uniform color palettes can be a challenge. Good intentions and confident plans can be abandoned when things get a little unwieldy. But you can equip yourself with some tools to manage the complexit...

40 Photoshop Add-ons: Discover Actions, Filters, Plugins, and Panels

Photoshop can be expanded in nearly every way imaginable. There are the large plugins, effectively supporting Photoshop as independent programs, actions that act out previously defined command sequences, and the panels, which offer functions in their own control panels. This turns an already powerful image editor into ...

20 Best Resources to Learn Photoshop Within a Few Days

There are countless Photoshop resources online for beginners and experienced designer. But which websites are right to enhance your designing skills? Your search is over. Here is a list of 20 of the best sites to learn Photoshop online. Adobe TV Adobe makes Photoshop, so Adobe TV is your first step into Learning Resour...

Illustrating Animals With 13 Circles: A Tutorial And Drawing Challenge

    Editor’s Note: New year, new challenges! You might have set up your New Year’s resolutions already, but if not, how about designing something… different for a change? Today, we’re happy to introduce Dorota...

Enhancing Grid Design With GuideGuide, A Plugin For Photoshop And Illustrator

    Almost five years ago, I had the honor of writing a post on Smashing Magazine about my Photoshop panel GuideGuide. Since then it has seen wild success as the most installed third-party Photoshop extension, an achievement I’m qu...

Photoshop Etiquette For Responsive Web Design

    It’s been almost five years since Photoshop Etiquette launched, which officially makes it a relic on the web. A lot can happen on the web in a few years, and these past five have illustrated that better than most. In 2011, eve...

Fontea: Using Google Fonts in Photoshop

The canny tool creators from Source are back. Fontea is a recently published plugin that allows you to use all Google fonts directly within Photoshop. Fontea works starting from Photoshop version 2015 on up and is free. An extension for Sketch is also announced. Comfortably Use Google Fonts on the Desktop Years ago, I...

The Retina Asset Workflow You’ve Always Wanted For Photoshop

   If you’ve dreamed of the day when you could design more than one thing at once in Photoshop, the wait is over. You can now have multiple designs right next to each other. Design mobile layouts alongside your tablet and desktop layouts. And in this article, we’ll design an entire set of assets all...