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31 freeware graphics software (part 3)
22. Visual.ly - a web application for creating interactive infographics. Infographics is a new way of visual presentation of data, which is developing rapidly. Visual.ly is the best program for…

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How to install Photoshop plugins
Launching the plugin installer Most Photoshop plugins now have an installer that automatically finds Photoshop plugin folders and installs the plugin. You should always try to run the installer first:…

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The 9 best Photoshop filters and plugins of 2017 that you can use for free
Free filters The filters below are formally “Photoshop actions” (.ATN files). Actions (actions) is a pre-recorded series of steps that allows you to apply effects (in this case, filters) automatically.…

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How to create a Candy Stars text effect in Adobe Photoshop

Sources
8 patterns of wood.
Grungy Cracked Wall.
Sweet Stars.
Step 1
Open the hetedeik.png image from a set of 8 tree patterns. Then go to Edit> Define Pattern.
After that, create a new document sized 1024 by 768 px and fill the background with a tree pattern.
Place the Grungy Cracked Wall texture on top of the background and change the blending mode to Soft Light.
Step 2
Use the Horizontal Text tool to write black text. The example used the font Hobo Std, size 200 pt. Continue reading

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 and fill it with white. Open the “Field” photo. Create a new layer on top of the background layer. Use the Stamp tool to remove cars from the background. 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 composite image does not turn out wide. It is desirable that both images be the same height and width.

Step 1: select the command “Upload files to the stack”
First you need to open the images. By default, Photoshop opens images in a separate document. But we need to put two images in one document.

Therefore, go to the File menu, select the item “Scripts”, “Upload files to the stack”:
Path: File> Scripts> Load Files Into Stack. Continue reading

How to make a person in a photo smiling using the Photoshop filter “Plastic”

Learn how to quickly add a smile to your photo using Photoshop and its Plastic filter. Guide for Photoshop CC.

Face Repair tool is available only in the latest versions of Photoshop. Let’s see how it works!

For this tutorial we will use the image that I downloaded from Adobe Stock.

Step 1: Convert Background Layer To Smart Object
In the Layers palette we see the image on the background layer:

The Layers palette.

To make the model smiling, we use the Plastic filter as a smart filter. To do this, you need to convert the background layer to a smart object. Click on the menu icon in the upper right corner of the Layers panel: Continue reading

How to combine a car and a new background in Photoshop

In this guide, I will tell you how to turn a simple photo of a car into something impressive. As well as how to choose a new background and place the car on it using Adobe Photoshop tools.

Step 1
The two photographs shown above were taken on the same deserted road. But thanks to the magic of Photoshop, one car is now in a cold mountainous terrain, and the other in an exotic metropolis!
Using a circular polarizing camera removes most of the reflections on the body and windows. The remaining reflections can be edited using the Stamp tool, or integrated into a new environment. For example, a photograph used as an example has a distorted reflection of a building alongside a car. But it complements the urban landscape.
Step 2
Download the image from the camera and change the color tone and image balance. Continue reading

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How to choose the right color scheme for the site? (part 4)
If so, then you have some experience, and you know that the selection of color schemes is not easy. The color should be calm enough so that you can stay…

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16 best examples of website homepage design (part 2)
5) Dropbox (Business) This is a striking example of providing site support for different audiences. It differs from the main page, which was originally created for the consumer (see above).…

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10 best free GIF programs
First, we list the best software products. 1. Recommendation: Wondershare Filmora The first program on the list is Wondershare Filmora. It is considered one of the best programs for creating…

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The 9 best Photoshop filters and plugins of 2017 that you can use for free
Free filters The filters below are formally “Photoshop actions” (.ATN files). Actions (actions) is a pre-recorded series of steps that allows you to apply effects (in this case, filters) automatically.…

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