Stylish Photo Edit Using Photoshop

In this tutorial you'll learn how to add a simple and stylish effect to any old photo. This effect can be applied to many photos, and will teach you a thing or to in Photoshop. Step 1: Firstly start by finding a nice stock photo, a man or a woman. I got my stock photo from DeviantART, you can get it from there. Now open up your stock photo in Photoshop. After I opened my stock photo I resized it…...

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Top 20 Hosting Solutions For Web Designers

Everyone needs hosting when setting up a website. Servers are what websites are hosted on. There are many different approaches to web hosting. These can include shared hosting, cloud hosting, dedicated server hosting and many more. Web designers and developers need hosting that is cost efficient (so there's not a tight squeeze on their wallet, and their getting there moneys worth), reliable (so their website rarely has downtime) and has great customer support (so they can have all their questions…...

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Animated Graphic Equalizer In Photoshop And Imageready

In this tutorial, I'll be showing you how to make your own animated graphic equalizer using Adobe Photoshop and Imageready, which looks good in both signature images and also on web templates. Step 1: First things first, create a new canvas in Photoshop, roughly 150x150px, and use the paint bucket tool to fill the background black. You can also open up an existing graphic you have created that you want to put the animation over. Step 2: Now zoom in…...

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Top 30 Photoshop Text Effect Tutorials

Today I am going to show you some of my favorite Photoshop text effect tutorials. I have devised a compilation of my top 30. Photoshop is a very powerful tool, and no other application has a text editor as customizable as the one built into Photoshop. The text effects you can create are unbelievable and are used all over the web in logos, headers, illustrations and graphic designs. These effects should keep you busy for a while. Which ones of…...

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Top 30 Photoshop Web Design Layout Tutorials

If you're a beginner web designer, then this list should be very useful to you. Learn the basics of creating a beautiful Photoshop web design layout and get inspired by viewing the creative layouts compiled in this list. I have hand picked out some of the best Photoshop web design layout tutorials, and mashed them together into a nice and tidy compilation. There are blog design layouts, portfolio layouts, and simply beautiful layout tutorials. Enjoy! Design Lab TV Layout This…...

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Create an Abstract Forum Signature Using Photoshop

In this tutorial I'll show you how to make a simple but nice abstract forum signature. You can then modify it however you please, maybe by changing some of the colours, or adding your own text effects. Step 1: Start this tutorial off by making a new document in photoshop sized about 380 x 100 pixels, a nice forum signature size. Reset your colors to black and white by pressing D on your keyboard. Now apply Filter > Render >…...

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Design a Cool Chat Icon Using Photoshop

In this tutorial I'll show you how to use the custom shape tools and pen tools to make a nice, infinitely resizable icon. These icons are ideal for various things such as a forum icon, a chat client of some sort. At the moment I have a smaller version set as my MSN display picture! Step 1: Firstly start by making a new document in Photoshop, use a document size of 300 x 200 pixels. Leave the background as white.…...

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Toy Store Splash Page Tutorial Using Photoshop

Learn how to make a nice and colorful, basic toy store logo in this tutorial. You can see the result image below. Step 1: First start by making a new document, for this tutorial I used a size of 300 x 300 pixels. Now fill the background with a nice, light-yellow gradient, the colors I used for my gradient were #f7e8b9 and #eacb45. Lastly for the background you might want to add in a nice touch, such as a cutout…...

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Make a Professional Business Website Template Using Photoshop

In this tutorial you'll learn how to make a very professional, sleek business web-template in Photoshop. You can then edit the template to your full configuration. Alternatively you can download the template .psd file from us here. Good Luck! Step 1: Firstly, of course, start by making a new document in Photoshop. I used a nice small size of 760 x 633 pixels. Now fill the background with a nice, light color. The color I used was #f2f3ed. Step 2:…...

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Design An Advertising Banner For Your Website Using Photoshop

In this tutorial I'll teach you how to make a nice, sleek and professional advertisement banner. It's really quite easy, but you will need previous Photoshop knowledge to successfully complete this tutorial. Step 1: First step is to make the document in Photoshop. File > New, use a size of 468 x 60 pixels. Now fill the background with a nice orange gradient, the colors I used for my gradient were #e14d0f and #4d1805. Note that you'll need to use…...

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