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Photoshop's Gritty HDR Photo Effects

Learn a little grit! This tutorial was sent in by Johnson Koh, Art Director of Garena Online, and shows you some of the finer points of using grain and grit to turn a perfectly good photograph into a work of grunge art! July 28, 2011

Designing with Paper

Part of your 'Design School' training should include the use of paper as a design element for both its texture and color. You can begin with this article, another insightful piece from Andrea Alstad! Designing with paper can do a lot more than you might suspect! July 28, 2011

HTML5 Animation Builder

HTML5 has been widely lauded as the future of the web due to its performance, accessibility, and ability to run on smartphones, but no designer-friendly authoring tools have existed until Hype. July 28, 2011

Photoshop Tutorial: Realistic Tattoos

Design School should teach how to create an illusion with digital art and graphics. Sunny has sent in this tutorial that will show you how to apply a tattoo for a perfect summer illusion. This is a simple tutorial not requiring displacement maps or a lot of tricky skills... enjoy. July 27, 2011

Retouching Hair: Fixing Gaps

If you're following our series, you've already learned some important techniques. Now, Scott Kelby shows you how to fix gaps in hair strands using patching, blending, smoothing and masking techniques ... July 27, 2011

FX Photo Studio for Mac

Very hot digital photo effects in a blazing fast app ... this is the supercharged and more adept version of the wildly successful FX Photo Studio mobile franchise for Mac . July 26, 2011

Best Digital Signature

As we move to a more digital world, even lawyers and accountants have embraced digital paper like PDF and others. Yet, any legal document is only as good as its signatures. For your contracts, NDRs, model releases, and even receipts and purchase orders, digital signature software is a must! July 25, 2011

Video Surveillance App for iPhone

Are you paranoid about your office, studio or home? Do you keep valuable info or equipment in your office or studio? EyeSeeU for iPhone (also available on iPad) knows that security video surveillance is only useful if users are able to watch it. . . July 22, 2011

HDR for Mac OS X

DR (high dynamic range) photography is a growing trend in photography these days. Now, the award winning HDRtist Pro software for the Mac has been upgraded, and is better than ever! July 21, 2011

Retouching hair: removing strands

Scott Kelby shows you how to add highlights, remove strands, fix gaps, change color, darken a part line, and hide roots when retouching hair in Photoshop. In this episode, Scott shows you how to fix fly-away hair, stray strands of hair, and the "frizzies" July 20, 2011