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Water drops photoshop tutorial - MakeSimpleDesigns

Water Drops – Photoshop Tutorial

Dear users. In this effects photoshop tutorial we will show you how to create realistic water drops. This is a beginner photoshop tutorial and will show you step by step how to create realistic water drops. You will need Photoshop CS4 or up in order follow along. You will also need to know some basic photoshop tools such as: Pen Tool ( to draw shapes ) and add layer styles ( Drop Shadow, Inner Shadow, Bevel and Emboss ) to a layer. Ok that’s all for the introduction so lets get started.Continue reading

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Concept designer Feng Zhu

Feng Zhu is one of the most creative concept artist’s with a huge portfolio and long work history.You probably don’t know much about it but he has taken a huge part in the entertainment industry with his designs, especially in the movie and game industry.He has contributed with his creativity in movies like Transformers, Star Wars, and in a lot of popular game titles such as The Sims 3, Dead Space, Tron Evolution, Command and Conquer 3, Entropia universe and many more.Continue reading

Concept and vehicle designer Harald Belker

You probably all know the  Batmobile (1996 Batman and Robin movie), Smart ( the car) and the futuristic cars of Steven Spielberg’s Minority Report .The only thing they have in common is the designer: Harald Belker. On of a kind talented designer who started his carrier at the Mercedes Benz Advanced Design in Irvine and later on switched to the Entertainment business. You have probably seen a lot of his designs in today’s popular movies such as Battleship, Iron Man 2, Tron Legacy, Iron Man, Transformers, Spiderman 3,Minority Report and many others.Continue reading

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Cool Typography – Marcelo Schultz

Marcelo Schultz is a designer and typographer from Brazil.He is a very passionate draftsmen,with a great affinity towards typography and calligraphy. If you want to see more of his creative artworks visit his site  marceloschultz.com.Continue reading

How to create a 3D heart in Photoshop - MakeSimpleDesigns

How to create a 3D heart in Photoshop

Dear users of makesimpledesigns.com . In this photoshop tutorial we are going to show you how to create an illusion of  a 3D valentine heart.We are not going to use any additiona plugins in order to do this.We are going to use the technique of stacking layers on top of another and spicing it with layer styles in order to create the illusion of a 3D object.You can follow this tutorial with any Photoshop CS version.Continue reading

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The learning path with Lynda

Often in the design process you have came up with problems and obstacles that you can’t solve on your own.That’s the time you realise you need to improve your design skills and knowledge. And the best thing to do is to look for a professional training  that will help you solve the problem.

We have the right thing for you.Its called LYNDA.Continue reading