Wacom Intuos5

About 10 years ago I borrowed (stole) my sister’s Intuos2 tablet and I’ve rarely used a mouse since. I almost can’t work without my tablets. When I heard that Wacom was coming out with the Intuos5, I couldn’t figure out how they were going to add anything that the Intuos4 didn’t already have since it was so good. Boy, was I naive.

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PNG Sequence from Flash CS6

Exporting a PNG Sequence from Flash CS6 turns an animation into a series of static images. It is a technique being used in gaming, which is becoming a very popular use for Flash. Follow along with this video and see how to export PNGs of your Flash animation.

AKVIS Sketch v.13

AKVIS Sketch v.13 not only makes it easy and fun to generate professional-quality drawings and watercolor paintings from almost any image, it also offers a few other intriguing features.

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Creating Patterns in Illustrator CS6

Illustrator CS6 has added some amazing new functionality when it comes to designing repeating patterns. Jeff Witchel explores these new menu functions in this video. Follow along as he creates a new pattern swatch and teaches viewers about all of the menu options during the process.

Canon Speedlite 600EX-RT & Speedlite Transmitter ST-E3-RT

It’s an exciting time for the Canon Speedlite community. Canon’s new radio-enabled 600EX-RT Speedlite and companion ST-E3-RT radio transmitter are a quantum leap forward in wireless E-TTL handheld flash technology. It’s a safe bet other handheld flash manufactures will soon follow suit.

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Animating with Sprite Sheets in Flash CS6

Sprite sheets are an efficient way to add looping animations to games. Tom Green goes over this brand new feature in Flash CS6. Learn about the new Sprite Sheet Generator, its settings, and how to export a sprite sheet from Flash CS6.

What You Need to Know About the MacBook Pro Retina Display for Photoshop, Lightroom And Photographers

One of the questions I’ve been getting asked a TON lately is about the new MacBook Pros with Retina display and how they work for Photoshop, Lightroom and for photographers in general. Well, I’ve been kicking the tires on one for about a week now, so I thought I’d give you my initial thoughts.

Sigma SD1 Merrill

The SD1 Merrill is practically moiré-proof, making it a great choice for shooting fashion where detail counts and high-frequency patterns abound.

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