Finishing Fireworks Using Blend Modes and Layer Masks in Photoshop CC

Everybody loves fireworks! Lots of us shoot them off. Even more of us set up the tripod and photograph them, hoping to capture the magnificence of the finale. For me, that last shot never measures up, so let’s create a blazing light spectacle with Camera Raw, layer masks, and blend modes in Photoshop.

Easier Editing with Tables in InDesign CC

In this tutorial, I will explore the basics of Table editing along with a new time-saving feature which allows you to drag and drop Columns and Rows making edits fast and simple.

Designing Trading Cards and Magazine Covers for Youth Sports in Photoshop CC

For those of you who are either parents and shoot your kids playing sports or photographers who practice sports photography at local events, you’ve probably used the easy access at school and youth league levels to hone your skills and develop a good eye for the best kind of action shots.

Create a Photographic Story in Lightroom with Photo Books

If you’ve never created a photo book, I surely hope you’ll join me on this journey because I promise you—creating photo books can be one of the most rewarding parts of your entire photographic process.

Packaging in InDesign CC Just Got Better

In this tutorial, I will review the Packaging process and discuss two great additions to the process. If you choose, you can now include creation of an Acrobat and an IDML file (back saving) to the Packaging process.

Pen Tool Preview in Illustrator CC

In this tutorial, I will review how the Pen tool works and explore the new Preview feature. How does it work and how do you turn it off if you don’t want to use it.

InDesign CC Object Styles

Objects Styles in InDesign, which work in a very similar fashion to Paragraph Styles, are very important in setting up the look of objects in documents quickly and consistently. But they’re equally as powerful when making changes. In this tutorial, I will set up an Object Style for Frames with an very complex appearance and then make changes to all of these objects instantly.
And yes, there is a true story that relates to the title of the tutorial.

Blood Spatter Effect in FlowerMan Movie Poster

Follow along with this video about creating an advertisement and learn to create a bloody spatter effect as well as some other Photoshop techniques, such as levels adjustment, masking, cropping, and text tool shortcuts.

What Is Next Style in InDesign CC?

In this tutorial, I will explore setting up Styles utilizing the Next Style feature and show a couple of very easy ways to use the feature in formatting long text.

Monster Jam: Slow Motion Action Effect

Learn how to create this popular motion effect using Photoshop to select and separate the parts of the image into their own layers, and then taking those layers into After Effects to animate the sequence.

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