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"…

Continue reading →

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,…

Continue reading →

How to create an animated GIF using Photoshop
How to create and save GIFs in Photoshop If you spend a lot of time on the Internet, you have seen animated GIFs (gifs). This is a cross between a…

Continue reading →

regardless of the model

How to choose the right color scheme for the site? (part 4)

If so, then you have some experience, and you know that the selection of color schemes is not easy.
The color should be calm enough so that you can stay in the room for hours and the color does not put pressure on you. At the same time, you do not want the color to be boring, and the room looks like a hospital room.

Choosing a background color for your site is not much different than choosing a paint for your room!

How to choose the background color

If you choose paint for a modern clothing store and for a country house, would you choose the same color?
Obviously not. These two rooms serve for different purposes. Continue reading

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 these effects, you can design texts, shapes and other elements in the image. In older versions of Photoshop, you could add only one shadow, only one stroke effect, and this created certain limitations. Today in Photoshop CC, you can apply the same style an infinite number of times, and that is what we will do today.

We will add a double outline to the same text. Let’s find out how to do it. Continue reading

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

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…

...

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…

...

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.…

...

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…

...