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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Complete Web Animation Guide (part 3)
Step 44 Select beach icons with captions and group them. Rename the group to ‘features’: Step 45 Select the Free Shape tool. In the list of Figure options, select the…

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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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Monthly Archives: February 2018

Corel Painter vs Photoshop: Digital Painting Comparison (part 3)

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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 and more opaque in appearance. While the pattern created in Corel Painter is more manageable, with more pronounced color layers of various elements.
My choice is to have both programs available and use the best of what each of them can offer:

The Corel Painter plugin for Photoshop is currently available, which supports the new features of Particle Brush Technology. It is called Particle Shop and comes with a pre-installed package of brush options, the ability to purchase other modules for drawing hair, fabric, etc. Continue reading

Corel Painter vs Photoshop: Digital Painting Comparison (part 2)

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When the background image is completed, the next step is to refine the shape of the main objects of the composition, add colors and increase contrast, as well as add finishing touches and details.

This means brushing. Painter has a longer history of creating natural looking brushes, so it can offer designers and artists a lot more. A particularly useful Corel Painter tool, in my opinion, is the Blender Category.

Painter blenders really mix different colors. Photoshop blending works just like their Finger tool, which is similar to Smear Variant in the Blender Category section of Corel Painter. This is a good option. But he is only one, while Corel Painter offers a large number of different options: Continue reading

New Scrolling Rules in Web Design
Why scrolling is reborn Since there have been more mobile users than desktop users, designers have begun to adapt. As scrolling becomes more and more popular: the smaller the screen,…

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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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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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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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