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Friday, July 5, 2013

Martinic updates Combo Model V (1.3.1) and F (1.2.1)

Martinic has updated its free combo organ plug-ins Combo Model V to version 1.3.1 and Combo Model F to version 1.2.1.

Change: [VST] Added support for formatted input for envelope points in REAPER.

It’s free!

Martinic updates Combo Model V (1.3.1) and F (1.2.1)

Create a sunset effect in Photoshop

Open up a landscape image and add the Gradient fill layer (found inside the circular icon in the Layers palette). In the fly-out menu click on the Gradient option and choose the Foreground to Trans...
Create a sunset effect in Photoshop

Tutorial on how to make letterpress effect in Photoshop

Have you seen some great business cards or logo designs with a 3D text effect and wondered how it’s done? This method, known as letterpress, is a traditional print technique that produces an artisa...

What it means: the letters should look like stamped into the background, e.g. stamped into wood or iron. It’s simple, just use inner shadow in PS. This tutorial describes in short how to do this.
Tutorial on how to make letterpress effect in Photoshop

The 3 Chords You Need to Write a Hit Song



Posted In Guitar Lessons, Rhythm Guitar & Chords, Song Writing & Theory | No comments There are three chords from the major key that will always sound good when played together. They are the I the ...

Now write a hitsong!

Klanghelm releases IVGI free saturation and distortion plug-in for Win & Mac VST, AU & RTAS

Klanghelm has released IVGI, a new saturation and distortion plug-in for Mac OS X and Windows.

IVGI is designed to deliver soft and subtle saturation that feels at home on the master buss. It is intended to be equally capable of dense and dirty distortion effects to spice up single tracks.

It’s free!

Klanghelm releases IVGI free saturation and distortion plug-in for Win & Mac VST, AU & RTAS [Win|Mac|VST|AU|RTAS] 

Quick Tip: Generate a Unique Kick with BazzISM2

 I previously wrote two tutorials about how to make unique kicks. I recently discovered an easier way to make them—VSTi kick generators. I tried many of them, and BazzISM2 is the most useful and fle...
Quick Tip: Generate a Unique Kick with BazzISM2

Please Please Me 50th anniversary: The thrilling story behind the Beatles’ “Twist and Shout.”

50 years ago this month, the Beatles entered Abbey Road studios to begin a marathon session to record their first album, Please Please Me. We’ve already discussed some of the other recordings from the session. Below, MacDonald tells the thrilling story behind the final track they recorded, “Twist and Shout.” We quoted a portion of this section in a post about the anniversary last year; here's the passage in full.



Please Please Me 50th anniversary: The thrilling story behind the Beatles’ “Twist and Shout.”

44 Beautiful Japanese Website Layouts for Design Inspiration

The various trends of web design in Japan can be difficult to understand. There is a large following of Japanese web developers who keep up with the latest HTML5, CSS3, and jQuery concepts. This me...
44 Beautiful Japanese Website Layouts for Design Inspiration

Do You Know these 15 Key Features of your DSLR? [VIDEO]

Each day we send out a quick email to thousands of DPS readers to notify them of updates. This email is just short excerpt of the first few lines of our latest post with a link if you want to read ...



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Do You Know these 15 Key Features of your DSLR? [VIDEO]

Book: Sharp Shooter – Proven Techniques for Sharper Photographs

Proven Techniques for Sharper Photographs
Martin Bailey

This is an exciting resource for photographers looking to discover new techniques and tools for making stunning images! Sharp Shooter is a 36-page PDF and it’s a great edition to your digital library.