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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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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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…

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How to choose the right color scheme for the site? (part 1)

If I ask you to think about Coca-Cola, what will come to mind first? Most likely, a red Coca-Cola logo will pop up in your imagination:
It is quite difficult to think about this drink, and not associate it with red. Red is so strongly associated with the brand that it is as important as the famous drink itself.
Red in the color scheme carries two important messages:

Bright red labels stand out against the rest on soda-pop shelves.
Each color evokes certain emotions. When we see red, we have a subconscious level of a feeling of excitement, love and passion. It is these feelings that Coca-Cola wants to evoke with its drinks: 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 create a simple web banner in Photoshop?
Let's start with the finished banner. We have a basic example, the colors used in it soothe the eyes. It can be posted on a website dedicated to fashion and…

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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 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…

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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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