Todos os meses, no PT-Digiart, irá ser publicado um artigo sobre o melhor conteúdo relacionado com Design, Arte Digital e Fotografia, na Web. O mês de Agosto esteve repleto de qualidade, por isso tirem alguns minutos do vosso tempo para verem quais foram os nossos tutoriais, artigos e recursos favoritos em Agosto de 2010.
Então neste tutorial vou mostrar a vocês como criar o efeito de um dos posters de Inception, o poster onde a palavra Inception é escrita com prédios em uma imagem aérea de uma cidade. Para criar o efeito vamos usar a nova 3D tool do Photoshop CS 5 chamada Repousse e uma foto aérea do Pixelasce .
Neste tutorial eu vou mostrar a vocês como criar um efeito de texto usando uma foto de uma corda e a Puppet Warp tool. O tutorial vai funcionar apenas na versão CS5 e não vai levar muito tempo para ficar pronto.
Hoje veremos como usar photostocks líquido para criar um efeito de texto lindo e impressionante líquido no Photoshop. Usando algumas técnicas inteligentes, podemos deformar líquidos em uma variedade de formas para satisfazer as nossas necessidades. Neste caso, você vai aprender como criar cartas de líquidos, e depois adicionar em alguns efeitos extra para uma composição dinâmica.
Neste tutorial, Stas Lobachev vai levá-lo através de sua criação de “Pandora Afterdark”. Você vai ganhar uma compreensão abrangente do como desenvolver um conceito de desenho, trabalhar com iluminação e cores, referências de usar e desenvolver uma obra significativa, com uma composição forte e clara mensagem.
In today’s tutorial we will demonstrate how to use stock photography, 3d elements, and various techniques to create a cosmic-inspired dreamy scene in Photoshop. Let’s get started!
In this tutorial, we’re going to take a simple model shot and transform it into a spitting, crackling beacon of fire.
Follow this step by step guide on how to create the menacing winged skull design for yourself, complete with an overkill of weaponry surrounding a sinister looking skull face.
Working from a doodle he had done in his spare time see how Wanchana Intrasombat uses Photoshop to turn it into this wonderful digital painting.
In this great tutorial, you’ll learn how to make the best of your photos by correcting exposure problems with the Shadows & Highlights tool.
In this Photoshop and Illustrator tutorial, we will produce custom patterns, stylish vector shapes, and blend photos together to create a cohesive work of art that will leave you spaced out! I’ll also show you the power of the Gradient Tool for creating great light effects. As a side note, we will only be using Illustrator briefly to import some vector objects into Photoshop.
I walk you through everything from setting up your Illustrator document, creating pattern swatches from our Propaganda Patterns pack, using vectors as background elements, choosing an iconic centerpiece, simple and classy typography, and retro/vintage effects. This tutorial is for beginners and experts alike.
In this Adobe Illustrator tutorial, I will walk you through my process of creating an illustrated type artwork. The focus of this tutorial is to demonstrate how it is possible to draft, develop, and refine a whole piece all within a design program like Adobe Illustrator from start to finish. I will show you that working with the tools available in Illustrator allow you to work in an organic way that enables you to realize and problem-solve an entire design. No more pencil on paper or sketching!
Combining a pinch of imagination, a dash of doodling and the wizardry of Illustrator, Alexis West reveals how to create a character from scratch
Today, I’ll show you my steps how I created the browser landscape graph, starting from a pie chart and a set of gradient Art Brushes.
I came across this trick randomly and decided to post about to get your opinion. It seems like a pretty cool little trick, but honestly, I haven’t found a great use for it. It is fun to play around with and great for experimenting, but can you see yourself using this trick for anything in particular?
Follow this Illustrator design tutorial to create a super detailed sugar skull illustration made from lots of sweet vector elements. We’ll use a mix of basic and advanced Illustrator tools to build various decorative objects to slowly build up the features until we have an awesome looking skull design that pays homage to the Mexican Dia de los Muertos tradition.
Miniature faking is a great way to spice up an otherwise dull shot. This effect is sometimes referred to as a “tilt-shift effect” because of how the finished product resembles a photograph taken with a tilt-shift lens. In this tutorial we will examine this interesting effect and outline how to achieve it without spending money on a new lens.
You can produce a wide variety of lighting scenarios using a single flash. I’ve included 10 clearly explained examples in this tutorial that you can apply to your own
Today we’re on location in St Ives, trying something different with very long coastal exposures. You’ll see the afterglow of the sunset illuminating the sea, movement in the waves, and a beautiful final image!
Artigos, Recursos e Inspiração
In this interview Ray talks about his stylistic evolution towards more realism in his work, and how early on he didn’t really worry about style, but just let his muscle memory and interest evolve. Ray learned to draw quite a bit digitally with a tablet before jumping back into traditional techniques and he tells a great story about this, as well as his thoughts on various mediums he works in. He points to a classic illustration resource in this interview as well…
This free sample set from Chris Parks of Pale Horse Design is available to download. It has a hand crafted, ornate feel, which may be perfect for adding that right drawn vector element to your next design.
This post features 75 free desktop wallpapers, created by designers across the globe. Both versions with a calendar and without a calendar can be downloaded for free.
HTML5 is the new and updated version of the web standard and famous HTML. HTML5 has tons of new features, techniques and elements that allow designers to create new and beautiful stuff. The new standard incorporates features like video playback and drag-and-drop that have been previously dependent on third-party browser plug-ins such as Adobe Flash and Microsoft Silverlight. With HTML5 you can add some really nice effects to your website with ease… it’s for sure a nice way to go. So based on that, we decided to gather a list showing some excellent examples of sites that are already using HTML5… and we did find some really nice examples, check it out.
Icons can add a lot of meaning to a website or web app design.That’s where mini icons can come in handy. With the smallest versions of these icons sometimes coming in as tiny as 8×8 pixels and the largest generally being 16×16 pixels (though sometimes they’re slightly larger than that), they can fit into virtually any design.
A série Logo Design está de volta! Estamos pensando na melhor maneira de montar essas listas. Na semana passada mostramos logos com carros, caminhões e vans… hoje mostraremos logos 3D!
Designing logos can be very difficult. When designing a logo you want it to stand out from the crowd yet still be really simple. Sometimes the designer is really clever and makes the logo very simple yet includes a hidden message within the logo that has deeper meaning. In this article we have 15 logos with hidden messages, some of which you will have heard of before and some maybe new to you but hopefully you will enjoy them all.
They say every new thing is the forgotten old one. It is, obviously, true, since many modern designers, artists, and architects among them, derive their inspiration, images and forms from the legacy of the previous generations. In this showcase we have collected the photographs of monumental architecture exteriors to demonstrate our readers all the creativity, …
Why is the world of fantasy with its surreal sceneries and imaginary creatures so popular among people? We can talk for hours and write thousands of words here, discussing this phenomenon, but it looks like we will never be able to find the answer and reveal the true secret behind the popularity and attractiveness of …
A set of 16 pixel patterns to be used with Photoshop or Fireworks. No copyright or credit due. No strings.
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