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When I first launched Brusheezy back in 2006 it was just a simple gallery of photoshop brushes. Nothing more, nothing less. A few months later I teamed up with Kennon and redesigned the site and launched Vecteezy as we expanded into vector graphics. As the sites slowly continued to evolve and grow, we realized we needed to do a complete overhaul and launched the redesign you're looking at right now. We added user accounts, cleaned up the interface and made it much easier to share and promote your freebies. It's always been a work in progress as we've continued to refine the system making it as simple as possible.
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And now, the much anticipated Part Two of the tutorial for turning some static type into a more interesting art piece! If by unfortunate chance you missed Part One, it is on the Vecteezy Blog! Once again, for this tutorial, you will need: Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Phtotoshop, an ink jet printer, printer paper, a scanner, and a cup of water. A hair dryer will also help speed things up.Continue reading »
Interested in knowing how to Whiten Teeth in Photoshop? Adobe Photoshop is a powerful tool and many times there are multiple ways to approach and accomplish the same effect. In this tutorial, I'm going to show you how to enhance teeth as we whiten and brighten them using a method that I believe offers the most flexibility-- using adjustment layers and masks. When you're done with this tutorial, the person in your photo will have 30% whiter teeth in just 3 minutes!Continue reading »
A hot topic these days are grid based designs. Why you may ask? Well, grids create a solid structure for which to lay a strong visual layout, not only this but a great grid based website can make a more usable site. Below we will discuss the beginnings of grid layouts and where they will lead us.
We will look at effective uses of grids, and why and how they are used within web design layouts. We will also uncover some great resources that will help you along the way, as well as some awesome grid based websites out there today.Continue reading »