Essentials

80+ Useful PSD Templates For Web Designers

August 5th, 2010
by Vitaly Friedman
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80+ Useful PSD Templates For Web Designers

Reinventing the wheel is rarely a good idea, and this is especially true when it comes to creative activities such as design. The less time you spend on tedious tasks, the more time you have for expressing your ideas and being original. Fortunatel,y the design community is very generous in this regard, huge amounts of resources are freely available online, from simple design templates...

Inspiration

Phenomenal Animated Videos

August 4th, 2010
by Vitaly Friedman
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Phenomenal Animated Videos

They say a picture is worth thousand words. And we can proudly add that a video (picture in motion) is worth trillion words. We can express all we want to say through videos. Our friends designers and animators have been showcasing this beautiful gift of creativity and they use it to its fullest potential in some truly outstanding animated videos.

Today we are presenting some...

Inspiration

Showcase of Fresh Texture-Based Web Designs

August 3rd, 2010
by Vitaly Friedman
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Showcase of Fresh Texture-Based Web Designs

By Callum Chapman Over the past few months, the use of extreme textured images in web design is starting to die down. It was used so excessively that is was almost everywhere we looked when browsing the web. Other developments, such as the use of minimalism in web design and various other styles have slowly pushed the dramatic use of texture out of the...

Inspiration

50 Superb Examples of Animal Photography

August 2nd, 2010
by Sven Lennartz
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50 Superb Examples of Animal Photography

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Taking a picture of an animal can be very challenging and it requires lots of tolerance, good understanding of animal’s behavior and willpower. Understanding of animal behavior really counts as it can help you in preparing for the good shot as you can predict well how likely an animal is going to...

Business Online

Better Time Management for Improved Cash Flow

July 30th, 2010
by Cameron Chapman
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Better Time Management for Improved Cash Flow

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We've all heard it: time is money. And as much as we sometimes hate to look at it in such base terms, it's mostly true. As service providers (designers and developers), the time we spend on a project is directly proportional to how much we're getting paid. How we spend our...

Design

Brilliant Adobe Photoshop CS5 Tutorials From 2010

July 29th, 2010
by Vitaly Friedman
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Brilliant Adobe Photoshop CS5 Tutorials From 2010

Adobe Photoshop CS5 is a new, but experienced kid on the block. With its new powerful features, it provides designers with a flexible tool for printing, making a video or designing for the Web. Some of the features added in Photoshop CS5 are Puppet Warp, 3D extrusions with Adobe Repoussé, smart radius feature, Content-Aware Fill and Raw Image Processing, to name a few. In...

Photography

Awesome Examples of Bridges Photography

July 28th, 2010
by Noupe Editorial Team
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Awesome Examples of Bridges Photography

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This post features some beautiful photos of bridges. A creative photographer has the ability to bring life into a lifeless object with his experience and expertise. Have you seen some of these bridges already? What other beautiful architectural masterpieces can you think of? Let us know what you think in the comments to...

Inspiration

Dazzling and Gorgeous Examples of Digital Portraits of Men

July 27th, 2010
by Vitaly Friedman
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Dazzling and Gorgeous Examples of Digital Portraits of Men

This post showcases the beauty of digital painting portraits. As an art lover, I always admire and enjoy painting portraits as they require more skills and time. Capturing male beauty and emotions in a portrait is a very difficult task that requires talent and skills. For this session, we have compiled a list of 30 stunning and beautiful examples of male digital portraits in...

Design

Better UI Design: Proper Use of Tables

July 26th, 2010
by Cameron Chapman
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Better UI Design: Proper Use of Tables

Tables have been part of HTML almost since HTML began. As the internet progressed and as people started doing more things online, designers started using tables to create multi-column website layouts. This was never the intention of those who created HTML standards, but it quickly caught on and table-based layouts became the norm online.

Business Online

Tips for More Effective Business Meetings

July 23rd, 2010
by Noupe Editorial Team
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Tips for More Effective Business Meetings

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Whether we like it or not, most of our professional lives are going to have their fair share of time spent in meetings. Be it with our coworkers or clients, a measurable fraction of our working lives will more than likely be taken up in an engaged discussion of tactics, projects, progress,...

Photography

40 Outstanding Award Winning Photos Around the World

July 22nd, 2010
by Sven Lennartz
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40 Outstanding Award Winning Photos Around the World

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This post showcases beautiful photographs that have won photo contests such as National Geographic Contest, Nikon Technology, Energizer, Sony, Smithsonian Mag, Nature Conservancy, National Wildlife Refuge Association, etc. Photography is always been a fun activity and as a profession it is the job of creative people. You can express your...

Inspiration

50 Useful Articles and Resources You May Have Missed

July 21st, 2010
by Vitaly Friedman
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50 Useful Articles and Resources You May Have Missed

When it comes to online tutorials and articles, you have to be very careful in choosing the right one from tens of thousands of articles you find as you are seeking help in the Web. So today we present nice articles and tutorials which are easy to understand and will surely add to your knowledge.