Colorful Spirograph Poster

Remember spirographs? well learn how to get the same effect in Photoshop!

Dance Photo Manipulation Part 1

Some awesome Photoshop techniques to throw straight into your projects!

Stylish Floral Typography

This tutorial should get you experimenting with typography!

Snowboard Design

Create a tech styled snowboard design!

Grunge Portrait

Ever wanted to learn how to use grunge and splatter brushes effectively?


User Links

July 28, 2008

I’m now letting you submit your own links which will then be shown in the sidebar of PSDlearning. This is a great opportunity to share some of the sites you find useful, show of some cool artwork or even just promote your own site, just make sure its stuff that’s interesting or useful as well as design related. Feel free to go crazy and submit a whole load of links.
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Retro Text and Video Layers

July 26, 2008

Retro text like this looks great but isn’t easy to create in Photoshop alone so here we use a mix of Photoshop and Illustrator, rastor and vector to create some unique text. The second part of this tutorial explains video layers, something which is relatively new to most people. The final result will be an animated image that could be used for a web header.
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Photoshop Scripting

July 26, 2008

Scripting in Photoshop is something rarely touched upon in regular Photoshop tutorials, but is something definitely worth learning. Scripts are a much more powerful way to automate tasks than actions and can be used to do things which normally aren’t possible in Photoshop. Here we create a script which will edit any image, giving a stylish way to show your photographs.
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Fashion Shot

June 30, 2008

Here I’ll show you some photo manipulation techniques that should get it ready for some real editing. Next I’ll show some abstract touches you can add to your photo to make it look really good. We’ll be using a mix of Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator to create this one. Read on with this tutorial to learn how to create an image like this which was inspired by Nik Ainley.
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The Garden: part 1

June 23, 2008

This is part 1 of a set of tutorials here on PSD learning which will take you through the process of changing a head into a garden. This part will show you some great photo manipulation techniques which will create a waterfall coming out of the mans head. This will explore important manipulation techniques like masking, composition and color adjustments.
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Luminescent Lines

June 17, 2008

Here we will create some thin flowing lines that look as if they emit light. This technique is fairly simple and is a great way to create an abstract wallpaper or looks good integrated into another image. This tutorial will mainly explore the brush engine and you will also learn how to create custom brushes and use them effectively, combined with some interesting layer styles.
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Decorating Text

June 13, 2008

Keeping text simple but still having it stand out is not always easy. Here I’ll teach you lots of original techniques on decorating text like using textures, brushes and patterns. Using the ideas presented in this tutorial you should have no trouble making any text look good. Read on to discover how to start with a basic font and end up with a colorful image displaying your message.
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Using Actions Creatively

June 13, 2008

Photoshop actions are commonly overlooked when creating designs and artwork, often left only for batch editing photographs. However this is about to change, with a bit of imagination you can create very impressive abstract pieces, detailed images which beg for a closer look. Read on to discover how to transform one small image into a large, colorful piece of abstract art.
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