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Sunday, September 29, 2013

#AfterEffects #Filmproduction: Create an Awesome 3D Stroked Outline Animation

In this tutorial, I will be explaining you how to create some extruded stroke effects only using After Effects. This effect can be used effectively on any logo. You will have the freedom to choose between the extruded layers, animated strokes, and flat layers. Additionally, I will show you how to fake the flare effect to give more depth to the result.
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#AfterEffects #Filmproduction: Create an Awesome 3D Stroked Outline Animation


#Writing: Answers to Questions About Formatting

Three questions from DailyWritingTips.com readers about various aspects of formatting content, and my responses, follow.

#Writing: Answers to Questions About Formatting

#Photography: First Person View of the Wet Plate Collodion Photography Process

In 1851, Frederick Scott Archer introduced the wet plate collodion process of making negatives. The process became the most popular method for making photographs until the 1880s. It allowed photogr...

#Photography: First Person View of the Wet Plate Collodion Photography Process

#Musicproduction: SonicXTC releases Beat Twist - Free Loop Manipulation VSTi for Windows [Win|VST]

Lets Get Twisted!
Beat Twist VST is a new freeware loop manipulation VST that provides amazingly creative ways to transform boring or stale wav files into something special. It has a built in bit crusher unit, distortion unit (with bit reduction), overdrive, and step sequencer. The built in LFO can be used to modulate volume, bit crusher pitch, overdrive, and panning.

#Musicproduction: SonicXTC releases Beat Twist - Free Loop Manipulation VSTi for Windows [Win|VST]

#Photoshop: 29 Creepy Photoshopped Self Portraits

Amazing art work, even though I think everyone must have created these on a Monday morning!!!

#Photoshop: 29 Creepy Photoshopped Self Portraits

#Guitar: Building Chords and Progressions of The Major Scale

Knowing how to build chords and chord progressions is a really great tool for writing your own songs and communicating with your fellow musicians on how to play a certain pie...

#Guitar: Building Chords and Progressions of The Major Scale

#Photoshop: Top tips for professional photo effects using Photoshop

“This is actually a composite of five different 30s exposures of me running around my car with sparklers layered on one another using Photoshop. The spark-trails on each layer were extracted and al...

#Photoshop: Top tips for professional photo effects using Photoshop

#Photoshop: 34 Photoshop effects every photographer must try

Tired of using the same tools in your photo editing? We’ve rounded up the 34 best Photoshop effects you can use with minimal effort to give new life to your images. One of Photoshop’s strengths is ...

#Photoshop: 34 Photoshop effects every photographer must try

#Photoshop: PSD i love you - YouTube

a short movie about Photoshop addiction

#Photoshop: PSD i love you - YouTube


#Photoshop: Ten very good sites for learning photoshop

Graphics design has now become a smarter profession. It is even more secure and hassle-free profession. A graphic designer can work online. Besides, he can do job in various organizations and can e...

#Photoshop: Ten very good sites for learning photoshop

#Musicproduction: Advice From the Master: Thelonious Monk Scribbles a List of Tips for Playing a Gig

We’re fascinated by lists. Other people’s lists. Even the ones left behind in shopping carts are interesting (Jarlsburg, Gruyere and Swiss? Must be making fondue.) But it’s the lists made by famous...

#Musicproduction: Advice From the Master: Thelonious Monk Scribbles a List of Tips for Playing a Gig

#SocialMedia: 4 Ways to Improve Your Twesume

Among all the newest social media job seeking fads, the Twesume might just be the easiest to quickly implement. Do you have a Twitter account? Do you have a resume? Then you already have about 90 p...

#SocialMedia: 4 Ways to Improve Your Twesume

#AfterEffects #Filmproduction: After Effects CC: Detail-preserving Upscale

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#AfterEffects #Filmproduction: After Effects CC: Detail-preserving Upscale


#Photography: #Free #Download: 3 Realistic Android Mockups

There are three beautiful Android mockups for you to use. If you’re a SparkleStock member, you can download the premium pack which includes an additional nine 20 megapixels mockups. These mockups l...

#Photography: #Free #Download: 3 Realistic Android Mockups


#Musicproduction: Add Emotion to Your Song With Cubase’s Transpose Functions

As many singers and songwriters would say, the pitch of a song is crucial. It determines the energy of the song, and the way it pumps. It’s often a key ingredient in making a song more interesting ...


#Musicproduction: Add Emotion to Your Song With Cubase’s Transpose Functions

#Photoshop: CS6: Create the “Little Planet” Effect from a Panorama Picture

Panoramic pictures are already pretty cool. With the ability to take panoramas from almost any smartphone, they are also becoming more popular. To make these pictures even more unique, follow these...

#Photoshop: CS6: Create the “Little Planet” Effect from a Panorama Picture