Corel Painter vs Photoshop: Digital Painting Comparison (part 1)
You can draw digital painting in both Corel Painter and Photoshop, depending on how you want to work, how much time you are willing to spend on additional study of…

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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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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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Monthly Archives: August 2017

10 best tools and tips for choosing a color scheme for the site

The choice of color scheme for the site should not be carried out randomly. Particular attention should be paid to finding colors that match the niche, culture, branding and ideas of the business or person the site represents.

No matter what you do, you don’t need to end up with something like this:
It is clear that anyone who visits such a site will feel even more depressed simply by looking at this design.

Even if your projects are not so terrible, you still need to evaluate the entire project as a whole to see the mistakes that could be made when choosing a color.

For example, did you know that color has a strong effect on human emotions? Continue reading

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 of objects.

After selecting a pen on the toolbar on the left, a simple mouse click puts the first point. The second click adds another point, connecting it to the first. Full selection with a pen in Photoshop is created by adding points around the object. The last click is made on the first point, and the line closes.
Tip: You can select a pen by pressing the English letter P on your keyboard.

But what to do with objects that have a curved outline? Instead of clicking on the next point, hold and drag the point – this will create a curved line. If you drag the mouse up and down, the height of the curve changes. If you drag left or right, the steepness will change, from straight to sharply curved. Continue reading

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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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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Create a double stroke effect in Photoshop
In today's guide, I would like to tell how to stroke the text in Photoshop. Photoshop layer styles let you easily add shadows, glows, outlines, color overlays, and more. Combining…

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Corel Painter vs Photoshop: Digital Painting Comparison (part 3)
results Here are two completed images; one was created in Adobe Photoshop, and the second in Corel Painter: I think you noticed that the sample created in Photoshop is rougher…

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