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The Best Photoshop Tutorials to Turn You into a Better Designer – Part IV


In this part of the series, it is the time to dive into some really extraordinary design tutorials with Photoshop. The end results are absolutely fantastic but the way to achieve them is not simple enough. Till now you have learned quite a lot of techniques and also have a decent amount of experience designing with Photoshop and should be ready to design these outstanding ones.

Never follow any tutorials blindly by just doing what is told. As I mentioned before also, your main aim should be to learn as much as possible using these tutorials as your pathway. So, it’s never a good idea to blindly walk on the path without even knowing where it leads to.

Also do not design exactly as it have been shown in the tutorials. Designing is not just following a formula in mathematics, it’s much more than that. It’s about exploring the creative side inside you and bring the most out of it.

Try to put some of your own improvisations in these designs and then try thinking of a completely different and unique design and use the techniques that you have learned till now to bring it into reality. Continue reading

The Best Photoshop Tutorials to Turn You into a Better Designer – Part V


Now, we have ultimately come to an end of this series and I hope you have already read the previous four episodes of this series, if not then do check them out first. In the last part of this series, we would try to present some of the most well-written and in-depth Photoshop tutorials with the most professional-looking results.

We at corePHP always believe in delivering the best services to our clients. With this series, we have tried out best to educate newbie and even intermediate level designers and turn them into much better designers. In this part of the series, we will go the extra mile of learning some advanced and professional techniques in Photoshop with some awesome tutorials.

You will find a lot of techniques discussed in these tutorials (and also on the previous ones) that you do not know in detail. It’s a good idea to reference those techniques and tools and learn them better and then continue with the tutorial. This way you move in the right path of becoming a better designer. Learn as much as you can. Be a better designer. Continue reading

The Best Photoshop Tutorials to Turn you into a Better Designer – Part III


With this article, we have now reached the third part of the series. Till now you have learned quite a lot of tips, tricks and useful techniques in Photoshop. You have also learned about the various tools and options in Photoshop, how they work and how you can bring the most out from them.

In this part of the series, we at corePHP.com have tried collecting a variety of tutorials from different genre in Photoshop. Some are really very simple and I therefore recommend you not to jump and read those tutorial at the first instant. Have a look at their end results first and think of the various ways you know of achieving such results in Photoshop. If you can progress to some extent in your mind, then it is better to try executing the tutorial yourself and match the end results later.

But you should read the all the tutorials at least once to ensure you are not missing any information or if there are some better ways to reach the results. And there are some complex and involving ones too which demands your maximum concentration and attention. Read them carefully and keep some dedicated time to implement them carefully in Photoshop. Continue reading

The Best Photoshop Tutorials to Turn You into a Better Designer – Part II


Now, we are at the second part of our series where we have tried our best in presenting some really awesome tutorials for you to learn to become a better designer. These tutorials are in-depth and very elaborately written, making you understand almost everything that you are doing in every step of the tutorials.

We have mixed some simple ones with some complicated and involving ones, but all of them have got lots of new and interesting techniques for you to learn in Photoshop. Try to grab the easy ones first and complete them. You can also try looking at the final result of the tutorials and see if you can create that without even looking at the steps once.

If you can then you are surely in a better position as a designer now. But if you can’t then there is absolutely nothing to worry as the tutorials are there for you to learn and implement. Just try to understand what you are doing at every step and essentially why you are doing that. Questioning yourself at every step is a very important part of learning. Continue reading

The Best Photoshop Tutorials to Turn You into a Better Designer – Part I


As you might know, Photoshop is a very popular and powerful graphic editing and image manipulation tool from Adobe Systems. It is a must-have tool in almost every designer’s arsenal. With Adobe Photoshop, you can take your graphics and photographs to any level where your creativity is your only limitation.

But before expecting some fancy results, you need to learn the way it actually works. In this short series, we would expect you to have a basic understanding of Photoshop and how it actually works. You should also be familiar with most of the features and options that Photoshop has to offer, otherwise understanding these tutorials will be almost impossible to you.

If you are unaware of the basics of Photoshop, then you must stop here and learn the basics first and come back here again. You can try learning the basics first at this site and then continue with this series to become a “better designer”. Continue reading

30 Truly Amazing Photo Effect Tutorials with Photoshop


Adobe Photoshop have always been one of the most popular and versatile photo editing and graphics creation software of all time. Whether you are an amateur or a professional designer, Adobe Photoshop have always got the right tools for you to bring your imagination into existence.

In this article, we are presenting some of the best photo effect tutorials in Photoshop which can be help you create some amazing effects and take your old, dull and flat photographs to a whole new level. These can also help you learn Photoshop in an intuitive and interesting way and slowly turn you into a better designer too.

So it’s time for you to try out some of our incredible finds and fire up Photoshop. Continue reading

35+ Free & Premium Photoshop Brush Sets Every Designer Should Have


Photoshop brushes are a fantastic way to create rich artworks in very less amount of time. Though Adobe Photoshop comes with a pre-installed set of brushes, but the main problem with them is that these brushes hardly get updated ever and they exploit only a bit of the limitless possibilities of the brushes.

But fortunately we have a huge community of designers who create and share amazing brushes and now we have them for almost everything we can think of – like putting a scratch on a wood texture or a burn on a paper. A quick Google search can help you find the brushes that you desire of, but not always.

There is a huge spectrum of brushes available and it is sometimes really painful to find high-quality brushes, so in this article we have decided to put forward some of the best and most high-quality collection of free and premium Photoshop brush sets each and every designer must have in his/her toolkit. Continue reading

Pixel Perfect Web Design

Have you ever noticed that Photoshop will anti-alias the edge of a rectangle? This is because the edge of the rectangle happens to fall in the middle of a pixel. If you follow these few simple rules when designing websites in Photoshop, you can ensure that the edges of your rectangles will fall exactly on the edge of a pixel, making the shape super crisp and sharp.

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