Archive for the ‘Tutorials’ Category

March 19th, 2008

How Cool is Hedcut?

I got bored tonight and decided to tinker with my Photoshop skills. I've always wanted to create a hedcut for Boss Sergey Brin ang Boss Larry Page. I have a popular tutorial for creating hedcuts, but for this one I took it a bit further by applying different ...

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June 20th, 2007

How to Get the Hedcut Effect in Photoshop

Looking for my Hedcut Photoshop tutorial? Somehow that post got clobbered in the search engine results. Well, I'm writing this to take my rightful place in the serps! I really had fun creating this tutorial. Hope you learn something from it!

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December 20th, 2006

Photoshop Tutorial: The Hedcut Effect

I first encountered this type of illustration while reading the Wall Street Journal during my days studying at Pratt Institute in New York. Back then I had no idea what it was called or how it was done. From Wikipedia: Hedcut is a style of drawing, primarily of people, pioneered and ...

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September 26th, 2006

Photoshop Tutorial: How to Make a Web 2.0-Style Logo

This is the first of a series of Adobe Photoshop tutorials I'm going to offer on how to create a logo in "Web 2.0" style. What do I mean by Web 2.0-Style Logo? If you follow Web 2.0 closely, you'll see similarities in the way logos are designed: Simple, glossed, ...

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