Archive for February, 2006

Page Curl Effect Tutorial

Saturday, February 25th, 2006

With this tutorial, I am going to show you how to achieve a page curl effect in just a few easy steps. This tutorial use the Warp filter so it’s for Photoshop CS2 only.
Let’s start by opening the photo you want to apply the effect to. I used this stock photo

The first thing that we […]

3D Object Reflection Tutorial

Friday, February 24th, 2006

You may have noticed that I have added a Free Video Tutorials Page. These Tutorials are provided for free from Watch and Learn Photoshop (one of the sponsors of this blog), a company that offers affordable Photoshop training video tutorials, and a new free video tutorial is added every week to the list. This week’s […]

Reflection Tutorial

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2006

With this tutorial I am going to show you how you can add reflections to your text, shapes or isolated objects. This is a very common (and easy) technique and is used a lot, especially in web design.
As an example for this tutorial I will add a reflection to text, however as I said before […]

Photoshop TV Episode 18

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2006

Photoshop Guys have released episode 18 of Photoshop TV.
In this episode
- Matt shows you a handy, automatic way to crop and rotate pictures from scanned photos, courtesy of the Photoshop CS2 Speed Clinic book.
- Scott gives you the lowdown on adding a bit of ‘bling’ to your images using glints.
- Dave shows you […]

Adobe Lightroom Beta 2 Released

Thursday, February 16th, 2006

Adobe has released Lightroom Beta 2. The main changes since the first version are:

Now available as a Universal Binary for compatibility with Intel-based Apple hardware
Crop and Straighten tools included in the Develop module
Ability to add music to slideshows
White balance support for the Nikon D2X, D2Hs and D50 cameras
Ability to create hierarchical keyword sets
XMP Import and […]