Blurred reflections in Photoshop

Here's a very basic tutorial with several really important Photoshop lessons for beginners to intermediates. The blur and mask steps will be used again and again in your Photoshop career! Special thanks to Tim Bennett for sending in this tutorial! June 21, 2012

Illustrator WOW

With the latest incarnation of The Adobe Illustrator WOW! Book, I see a lot of familiar visuals and tutorials -- and a whole slew of new ones. Over the years, I've spent many hours reading these books. I cannot say how many times I've recommended this book and Sharon Steuer's enlightened training! February 14, 2011

Automating a Multistep Task in Photoshop

For all those wishing to learn automation, here's your gig. Thanks to Peachpit for sending this and allowing us to publish it here for you ... January 19, 2011

Lightroom 3 Editing Essentials

Scott Kelby shows you how to develop your photos in Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 3, including setting white balance, seeing befores and afters, and applying changes made to one photo to other photos. Sample Chapter is provided courtesy of New Riders November 27, 2010

Photoshop CS5 Types and Shapes

Create an Ad Using Adobe -- Using just the basic Photoshop software, Rafael Concepcion shows how you can manipulate the shapes and text in your designs to produce pleasing and compelling results. Learn these techniques and incorporate them into your Photoshop toolbox. November 27, 2010

Flipbooks Using Photoshop Actions

Many designers and crafts savvy creatives are now thinking about cool things they can design for the upcoming holiday season. xtine burrough, coauthor of Digital Foundations: Intro to Media Design with the Adobe Creative Suite, interprets the Photoshop Actions panel to show you how to create very cool flipbooks! October 25, 2010

Adobe Photoshop CS5 One-on-One

Master the fundamentals of Photoshop CS5 and make all of your images come alive. Author Deke McClelland's gives you step-by-step tutorials, hours of DVD-video demonstrations, and lots of fun! September 27, 2010

Dreamweaver CS5

Dreamweaver lets you revamp an existing site, or design, build, and manage a new one without writing a single line of code. But keeping track of the latest consumer-friendly updates to Dreamweaver CS5 is tricky. Here's what you need... August 26, 2010

CS5: Type on the Grid

For many students and educators, the Bauhaus has become a symbolic point of entry to art and design education. ... here you learn about the GRID, by Michael Mandiberg, and Xtine Burrough August 12, 2010

CS5: Multiple Graphics in a Grid of Frames

The Adobe Creative Team shows you how to can place all your photos and arrange them in a grid at the same time -- without placing images individually! August 11, 2010