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Sunday, August 4, 2013

#AfterEffects: The Chopper - tutorial by Eran Stern

Execute 3D Camera Track in After Effects with an emphasis on the new features of that effect. Then transfer the 3D Camera solve to Cinema 4D scene, adding three-dimensional elements, add 3D passes ...

#AfterEffects: The Chopper - tutorial by Eran Stern


#Photography: How to Use Leading Lines for Better Compositions

A leading line paves an easy path for the eye to follow through different elements of a photo. Usually they start at the bottom of the frame and guide the eye upwards and inwards, from the foregrou...

#Photography: How to Use Leading Lines for Better Compositions

The 10 laws of #Photoshop etiquette

Designers, freelancers, lend me your ears. Whether you work as the former or the latter, at some point in your career you will have a job where end goal is to to pass your Photoshop files onto some...

The 10 laws of #Photoshop etiquette

#Musicproduction: Making a Liquid NI #Massive Electro Bass Synth - NI Massive tutorials

This lesson in a liquid NI Massive electro bass is one that crosses too many genres to name! This type of bass can also easily be used in various Drum n’ Bass and Glitch-Hop music genres as well. A...

#Musicproduction: Making a Liquid NI #Massive Electro Bass Synth - NI Massive tutorials


#Photoshop: How to improve images taken in low light with these techniques

Open up an image taken in low light, and duplicate the Background layer (Cmd/Ctrl+J). Change the blend mode of this duplicate layer to Screen. This will make the image look much brighter. If it’s t...

#Photoshop: How to improve images taken in low light with these techniques

#AfterEffects: how to avoid crashes and caching problems with Video Copilot Element 3D

If you only read one sentence in this post, let it be this one: Install the most recent updates for Element 3D and updates for After Effects to avoid crashes and caching problems. We’ve been going ...
(I use that too and this was a useful tip)

#AfterEffects: how to avoid crashes and caching problems with Video Copilot Element 3D

#Photography: Medieval Castles Photography

Abduzeedo is a blog about design. There are all sorts of articles for those who want to look for inspiration. Also you will find very useful tutorials for the most used applications out there, with...

#Photography: Medieval Castles Photography

#SocialMedia: 23 Professional Tips for Social Media Marketing

Social media marketing is a brilliant way to tap into targeted customers. We all agree that. Do you have a focused social media marketing strategy? According to marketingcharts.com 28% of small businesses do not have a social media strategy. 4 Out of 5 of small businesses who had no social media marketing strategy last year plan to implement one this year. To compete you need to get social. Let’s look at some…

#SocialMedia: 23 Professional Tips for Social Media Marketing

#Photoshop: Reflections: Portraits of the Elderly as They Once Were

My eye recently got pulled towards “Reflections”. A photo series by Tom Hussey, where he portrays the elderly as they reflect on their younger selves in the mirror. This is a wonderfully done serie...

#Photoshop: Reflections: Portraits of the Elderly as They Once Were

#Photoshop: How to improve lighting in images

Duplicate the image’s Background layer by pressing Cmd/Ctrl+J. The first change to make is to the layer’s blend mode. Apply the Soft Light mode to the duplicate layer to boost contrast. Go to Layer...

#Photoshop: How to improve lighting in images

#Musicproduction: NI #Massive: Understanding the Routing Tab and Bypass Module - Part 2

This is part 2 of our tutorial focused on understanding and intelligently using the Routing table inside NI Massive. Originally created by Steve Foulds, this tutorial has been pulled from our vault of original member tutorials. In Part 2, we look at the bypass feature and it’s purpose in Natives Instruments Massive Synth.

#Musicproduction: NI #Massive: Understanding the Routing Tab and Bypass Module - Part 2

#Musicproduction: Available Tensions Chart

Tensions are notes that you can add to major, minor, sixth, or seventh chords which add flavor to their sound without changing the chord’s original tonality.For example, if you add any tension note...

#Musicproduction: Available Tensions Chart

#Writing: What’s the Difference Between “Reluctance” and “Reticence?

Although reticence has acquired a sense synonymous with that of reluctance, it’s important to maintain an important distinction between the two terms. Reticent means “disinclined to communicate or ...

#Writing: What’s the Difference Between “Reluctance” and “Reticence?

#Photography: Awash In Light: High Key Portraiture

When shooting portraits, the very first decision I make is what look I’m going for. The answer to that question lies directly in how I want to light the scene. Generally, I want to evoke a mood or...

#Photography: Awash In Light: High Key Portraiture

#Photoshop Tutorial: Manipulating a Shocking Movie Poster

This was to create some kind of post apocalyptic environment of destroyed city with the visualization of the “bad guy”, the agent of supreme power who is responsible for all that doom in the center...

#Photoshop Tutorial: Manipulating a Shocking Movie Poster





The manipulation of light is one of the most important things to learn as a photographer. If you can shape light in whichever way you wish, you open up more opportunities to capture the images you ...

#Photography: Light Shaping Techniques


#AfterEffects: How to Add Atmospheric Grunge to Your 3d Renders – Tuts+ Premium

Today we’ll be taking a basic looking 3d render and adding a grungy atmospheric style to it using a number of post production techniques. This will all be done in After Effects impressively taking ...

#AfterEffects: How to Add Atmospheric Grunge to Your 3d Renders – Tuts+ Premium