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A look at StockVault.net

I have mentioned StockVault in an earlier post about sites that offer free stock photos. Now it’s time to take a closer look at this really useful site. Let’s start with the site’s aesthetics, since my lost post StockVault has gone through a major redesign. The new look of StockVault is really fresh and pleasant […]

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Free Photoshop Plugin – PixelSampler

Twisting Pixels are offering a new free Photoshop plugin called PixelSampler. This new plugin has 7 seperate filters which are: Developer description: DuoTone: create precise tones composing of two color choices. Use brushes to paint away parts you don’t want on your image. MonoTone: a wonderful way to make a monochromatic print out of a […]

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Displacement Map filter resources

The Displace filter is probably a filter that is used very little by most Photoshop users However, it is a very useful filter for achieving various effects. Here are links to two sites that provide some great tutorials for the use of the Displace filter and displacement maps. The Golden Mean The Golden mean has […]

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Online Color tools

Choosing matching colors for a design is one of the most important steps for every design. There are a lot of ways to choose your colors based on color theory, however there are a number of online color tools that can help you create color schemes for your graphic or web design and make your […]

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Misprinted type freeware fonts

I have mentioned Misprinted type earlier in my Free Photoshop Brushes post. However, besides brushes Misprinted type offers a nice selection of freeware fonts. A total of 19 freeware fonts are available for download. Most of the fonts offered are grungy and have a vintage feeling. Here is an example of two of my favorite […]

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