Design

Adobe Illustrator Tutorial: Create a Detailed Dynamite Illustration

August 7th, 2012
by Andrei Marius
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Adobe Illustrator Tutorial: Create a Detailed Dynamite Illustration

In the following Adobe Illustrator tutorial you will learn how to create a detailed dynamite illustration. We'll start by turning some plain text into a symbol, and by making some simple rectangles. Once we have our starting shapes, we'll continue with some Extrude&Bevel and Warp effects plus some Pathfinder options along with...

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Living in the City: Showcase of City Life Photography

August 6th, 2012
by Noupe Editorial Team
8
Living in the City: Showcase of City Life Photography

Photographers capture life happening all around them, and no where is that easier to do than on the bustling city streets the world over. City life is depicted in photographs in numerous ways, and carrying varying tones. But regardless of which direction the photographers come at it from, city life photography...

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World of Fantastic Pictures: 5 Photographers Worthy of Your Attention

August 3rd, 2012
by Pavlushka
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World of Fantastic Pictures: 5 Photographers Worthy of Your Attention

Nowadays getting your hands on a professional camera isn’t as hard a task as it was just ten years ago. Any number of people can buy a camera and take a shot. But to own a professional camera is not enough to be a great photographer. Fantastic pictures often come...

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When Less Means More: Spotlighting Minimalist Photomanipulations

August 2nd, 2012
by Angie Bowen
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When Less Means More: Spotlighting Minimalist Photomanipulations

Photomanipulations are a breathtaking artform that usually become quite involved and heavily loaded with all of the various images being brought together and molded into one. However, when you scale that back and use the most minimal amount of manipulation to combine two, maybe three, images, it can become increasingly difficult to seamlessly...

Design

Showcase of Unique Steampunk Web Design & Resources

August 1st, 2012
by Andra Postolache
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Showcase of Unique Steampunk Web Design & Resources

Steampunk is a genre which surfaced during the late 1980s and early 1990s, as an amalgam of various science-fiction and fantasy elements resembling the British Victorian era or the U.S. "Wild-West" era, in which steam power was widely used. One of its main characteristics is anachronism - designating an object, person, event...

Design

Creatively Clad: A Showcase of Creative Costume Design

July 31st, 2012
by Robert Bowen
3
Creatively Clad: A Showcase of Creative Costume Design

One area of design that tends to constantly be producing innovative and impressive results is the field of costume design. With so many important scenes relying heavily on the costumes to help create and solidify the tone and feeling of the piece, costume designers have a lot to carry on their shoulders....

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Images from the Mind’s Eye: Showcase of Conceptual Photography

July 30th, 2012
by Noupe Editorial Team
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Images from the Mind’s Eye: Showcase of Conceptual Photography

For many photographers, capturing an exquisite moment is the dream. For others, conveying an exquisite idea is what they set out to do through their pictures. That dream can be just as challenging, as concepts in your own mind may appear clearer than when presented to others. But even if the...

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A Collection of Mesmerizing Rain Photography

July 27th, 2012
by Tom Ross
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A Collection of Mesmerizing Rain Photography

Whilst we all enjoy a nice sunny day, rain can result in some really interesting photography. There is something inherently emotive about rain, as the tirade of water is at the same time cleansing and intensely life giving.

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Creativity With Skill: Showcase of Hand-Drawn Elements in Web Design

July 26th, 2012
by Sufyan bin Uzayr
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Creativity With Skill: Showcase of Hand-Drawn Elements in Web Design

With the advent of technology, more traditional hand-drawn art has taken something of a back seat. Of course, you do find masterpieces, both classic and modern, in art galleries. But in general, many of the hobbyist artists among us have given up pencil and brush in favor of Photoshop and,...

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World of Imagination: Gallery of Fantasy Digital Drawings

July 25th, 2012
by Angie Bowen
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World of Imagination: Gallery of Fantasy Digital Drawings

Art is a powerful tool that can instantly transport you into another world. A world born of imagination and pure creativity. So many digital artists today specialize in bringing these worlds of fantasy into our world. Making them tangible and accessible, if only through the art they produce. It is these types...

Design

Stripped: Minimalist Movie Posters and Album Artwork

July 24th, 2012
by Kendra Gaines
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Stripped: Minimalist Movie Posters and Album Artwork

As consumers, there are a lot of different products that companies want us to purchase or get into. When you're in a position to make one choice amongst many products, there is a need for it to stick out; you need to be swayed. Companies do this through things like features and pricing;...

Design

HTML5 Tutorials for Keeping Your Design Skills Tight

July 23rd, 2012
by Noupe Editorial Team
15
HTML5 Tutorials for Keeping Your Design Skills Tight

With the growing number of HTML5 tutorials available to help designers and developers get a better handle on this language, it can get a bit tricky sorting through them to find what you are truly looking for. And as the capabilities of this language expand, it is important to keep up with...