New Lightroom Still Holds Surprises

While working on his book Photoshop Lightroom 3: Visual QuickStart Guide, Nolan Hester figured he'd seen all the secrets with the Lightroom 3 betas. But when the final version of the program arrived, his heart skipped a beat. October 29, 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

Home Run Baseball Photography Tips

Okay ... it's time to play Baseball, and it's time to bone up on the best tips for getting the most out of shooting the game. Seasoned photographer and trainer Andrew Malek shares his best tips for the shoot ... BATTER UP! October 23, 2010

Photoshop Abstract Planetary Rings

This Photoshop full tutorial illustrates painting, and artistic, effects to create these Abstract Planetary Rings -- you'll be creating abstract planetary rings on Earth to give it a supernatural feel. It is also a good tutorial in using Filter effects ... September 27, 2010

Choosing a Web Hosting Plan

This month's guest article by Vanessa Davis will help both existing and prospective webmasters select and decide on a hosting service for their web site. First, however, I would like to preface the article with a few of my hard-learned tips August 17, 2010

Logo Design Tips

Golden arches. A "swoosh" sign. A man on a horse holding a polo mallet. What kind of attention goes into a good logo? Here's a few brief but important tips December 18, 2009

Sales Boost for Creative Professionals

These days you would think freelancers, designers, illustrators, photographers and other creative professionals need to get into high gear marketing themselves. But instead of searching for that elusive "magic wand" to bring a sudden influx of projects, listen to some sage advice from Mark Dollan , Founder/CEO of Creative Briefcase, that will help boost sales for creative pros August 7, 2009