Photoshop 3-d text effect

Posted by on Aug 21, 2012 in Design, Photoshop | No Comments
Photoshop 3-d text effect

3-D text effect in Photoshop. The editor wanted to try something different than laying out gray looking products in boxes for the product review supplement. The idea of experimenting  robot from those products popped up. I was apprehensive first but gave it my best shot. Now, it’s been nine years since 2004 that  we are […]

5 things to consider for Designing Car Wrap.

Posted by on Jul 17, 2012 in car wrap design, Design, Illustrator | No Comments
5 things to consider for Designing Car Wrap.

1. Car wrap templates are scaled to 1:20 proportions. Make sure it’s accurate. I bought my car wrap template from Artstation.com, they have vector based template. I designed the car wrap in Adobe Illustrator. Vector art can be enlarged to any size without getting blurred. It’s also faster to work. In case the template for […]

Gradient tool, Halftone and Brush effects in Photoshop

Posted by on Jul 17, 2012 in Design | No Comments
Gradient tool, Halftone and Brush effects in Photoshop

Using Photoshop gradient tool and brushes to create editorial graphics. The graphic is a center spread page. Page one for headline with graphic and second page for the deck and to run the story. The head line is “Face Your fear” and we have a photo from stock photo. Which was small to fit the […]

Transparency styles for editorial illustration

Posted by on Jul 17, 2012 in Design | No Comments
Transparency styles for editorial illustration

This is one of the technics I use to make editorial illustrations. It needs drawing ability and full control over the path tools in Adobe Illustrator. I read the article thoroughly and decided to illustrate on the following line. “It’s fairly safe to say that if criminal is not holding up a large sign with […]