Ask Dave Podcast: All About Tool Presets

In this episode Dave explains what Tool Presets are and how to use them.

Drawing with the Smudge Tool in Photoshop

Pete shows how he uses the smudge tool to add depth to his Photoshop illustrations by softening shadows.

Planet Photoshop: Special Effects Text

This tutorial shows a fun text effect that builds upon some previous techniques that have been posted by Corey on the Planet site.

Evolphin Zoom 2.8

Version Cue was a good idea that never took off. It was too hard to use for small agencies and not robust enough for large ones. Evolphin Zoom 2.8 fills the gap left by Version Cue’s demise—quite nicely, too. The software is easy to install and set up on either Macintosh or Windows.

Ask Dave Podcast: Create Scrolling Text in Photoshop

In this episode Dave shows users how to use Photoshop Extended’s animation panel to create scrolling text.

Autodesk Maya Entertainment Creation Suite 2012

This new release not only has killer upgrades to Maya but Autodesk has also made some long overdue improvements to Mudbox and MotionBuilder, as well as the addition of Softimage to the Premium bundle.

Scaling a Raster Signature Using a Workpath in Photoshop

Learn how to take a signature file and scale it up in Photoshop using a Workpath.

Canon imagePROGRAF IPF6300

Canon’s imagePROGRAF series not only raises the bar for quality and performance, it also places new hurdles in the track of its competitors.

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