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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31 freeware graphics software (part 2)
12. Sumo Paint - a browser-based application for creating graphic design If you want to start working with images in a browser, Sumo Paint will help with this. It can…

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How to choose the right color scheme for the site? (part 5)
Type 2 - Corporate sites and services When creating a corporate resource, one goal is pursued - the promotion of goods or services. Depending on what the purpose of your…

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Monthly Archives: March 2017

Learn how to add snow to photos in Photoshop

Step 1
Open the “Cottage” image.
Step 2
Create a new layer (Ctrl + Shift + Alt + N) and fill it with white using the Fill tool.
Step 3
Double-click on the new layer and adjust the Blend If sliders (“Blending Options”, section “Blending If:”), as shown below. This will cause the dark pixels of the bottom layer to replace the white pixels and the light pixels to be covered with white.

Step 4
Add a layer mask to the snow layer (Layer> Layer Mask> Show All). Now take a round soft brush and paint over the mountains and other areas that look blurry with black. Continue reading

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 mockup flyer in Photoshop?
In this article, I will show you some advanced Photoshop tools that we will use to create a flyer layout (mocap). We will use smart objects for placeholders, the "Transformation"…

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Complete Web Animation Guide (part 1)
Let's start with the preparation of the main image, create a multi-level complex shape and add several layer styles to give it a beautiful appearance. I used Photoshop CS6 version,…

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Choosing the best background for your site
Communication with the audience Choose an image related to your business to make the visitor feel something positive and create an emotional connection with your brand. If you want to…

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How to choose the right color scheme for the site? (part 3)
Step 2. In the upper left side you will see a rectangle with the following color schemes: Sequential; Monochrome Triangular; Complementary; Compound Shades. Choose a color scheme Experiment with different…

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