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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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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How to unlock an “index” layer in Photoshop
When you start learning Photoshop, you may encounter some problems that are just crazy. Especially when you open an image, but find in the palette of layers that it is…

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Monthly Archives: June 2017

RGB and CMYK color models: an affordable guide

Additive model
Additive colors are created using a method that combines many different shades. Red, green and blue are the main colors that are used in the additive model. Combinations of two of these colors create an additional color: cyan, magenta, or yellow.
You often see RGB images on TVs and computer monitors. This mode can only be used by devices that generate light. An image made in RGB is only suitable for printing on a digital printer.

If you want the layout to be professionally printed, you will have to change the color mode to CMYK.

CMYK:
CMYK stands for Cyan, Magenta, Yellow, and Black. This is a subtractive model, the opposite of RGB. In it, colors are subtracted from natural white light into pigments, which are then printed on paper with tiny dots. For example, subtracting magenta from yellow will give red. Continue reading

Create the Wonder Woman logo in Photoshop

Step 1
The first thing to do is to create the main form of the symbol of a miracle woman.
Step 2
The main secret is to put all the shapes on different layers. You can achieve this by copying and pasting, importing, selecting and creating layers from this selection. The main thing is that you have a separate layer for each part. We will apply some layer styles in the next steps.
Step 3
Select the lower, largest shape of the logo, (colored blue in my image). Then go to Layers> Layer Style> Emboss. Use the values ​​below. We will also add Texture, Inner Shadow, and Color Overlay.

In the “Texture” style, use a metal pattern. This is easy to do: use Google to find images with a metal texture. Open it in Photoshop and select everything, then go to Edit> Define Pattern. After that, you can use it in layer styles. 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 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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How to unlock an “index” layer in Photoshop
When you start learning Photoshop, you may encounter some problems that are just crazy. Especially when you open an image, but find in the palette of layers that it is…

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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…

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