10 rules for a good user interface
1. Make everything the user needs easily accessible If the user cannot find what is needed, he will abandon your software. Tabs make the interface more accessible. Shortcuts and tooltips…

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How to create a surreal scene in Adobe Photoshop
Manual details Program: Photoshop CS3 +. Lead time: 120 minutes. Difficulty: Intermediate. Sources Field. Sky. Crashed plane. Tree. Model. Fish. Step 1 Create a new 1800 x 1000 px document…

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Complete Web Animation Guide (part 2)
Step 23 Using the Angle tool, drag the lower left point of the black rectangle to round a sharp corner. Using the "Select Site" tool, drag this point right up:…

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31 freeware graphics software (part 1)

1. SVG-Edit – development of vector graphics in a browser
If you need to programmatically reproduce a drawing or vector graphics, this can be done using the Scalable Vector Graphics format (also known as SVG). And the program for developing Scalable Vector Graphics is called SVG-Edit.

This is open source software. SVG-Edit is a powerful tool that allows you to create or edit SVG elements. The tool is built on the basis of CSS3, HTML5 and JavaScript. With it, you can quickly edit and process two-dimensional (2D) vector graphics:
2. Serif DrawPlus Starter Edition – Free Graphic Design Software for Windows
Free graphic design software. This is a program for the graphic editor of vector 2D graphics, which allows you to draw, edit and create a professional design. Continue reading

How to place two images side by side in Photoshop
Learn how to combine two photos into one image using Photoshop. Walkthrough for Photoshop CC and CS6. In the example, we use photographs in portrait (vertical) orientation so that the…

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How to use the Pen tool to precisely select
The Pen tool creates paths in the image by connecting multiple points. From the point of view of photographers, this tool is ideal as a way to cut a variety…

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How to create a simple web banner in Photoshop?
Let's start with the finished banner. We have a basic example, the colors used in it soothe the eyes. It can be posted on a website dedicated to fashion and…

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Create a shop theme for handmade products in Photoshop (part 3)
Step 6 Now we’ll create another section of the site’s layout, in which more products will be presented, and call it “Popular”. People are always looking for popular products that…

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