Tag Archives: Photoshop

Photoshop vs Illustrator

…at least, that’s how I used to think of it. Adobe’s Creative Suite is pretty much the standard for web and graphic designers. Photoshop is hands-down, used far more than Illustrator, and for a long time, I thought it was one or the other. Most people get started with Photoshop for fun, coming from Microsoft […]

How to Make Shiny Text in Photoshop (The Easy Way)

This may be the most simple way to make shiny text, or really, shiny anything in Photoshop, period. Step 1. Open up Photoshop and create a “New Document” (Ctrl+N for Win / Cmnd+N for Mac). Doesn’t matter what size. In general, it’s always good to use a transparent background when working on a graphic. Also, […]

Free Photoshop Stripe Patterns

DOWNLOAD NOW Stripes are a pretty popular Web 2.0 craze over the past several years, dying down a bit. Even so, stripes have always been very popular and will continue to be. Googling until I’m annoyed is usually the conclusion I reach when trying to find something solid, something really good… and then I just […]