This is a collection of the very best Photoshop tutorials made in 2011, so if I say they are oven hot, it wouldn’t be an exaggeration. All these are specifically designing based tutorials, not manipulation or digital art based. It means this post is a treat for graphic designers.
Usually we publish Waseem’s tutorial on Mondays but today he was busy creating Designzzz first infographic (which will be published in a couple of days) so that’s why you are seeing this tutorial round-up. If you like such collection based posts, just comment and we’ll start publishing them on regular basis.
This tutorial will guide to you master Rectangle Marquee Tool.
How to create a wallpaper type design with some very stylized and super fluffy clouds in Photoshop.
How to create a flowerpot from scratch using several techniques in Photoshop.
Create an Eye Catchy 3D Groovy Typography using Photoshop’s basic tools, nothing too fancy. Since it is an easy one, even beginners should not hesitate to try it.
Learn how to use texture and adjustment layers to create an aging effect on a colorful abstract poster design.
How to create a realistic-looking paint brush using layer styles, clipping masks, and the not-so-commonly-used blend if sliders.
Learn how to design an Apple iMac showcasing your work in Photoshop!
Mainly following steps in this tutorial you will learn how to simple colored shapes add 3d look using Burn tool and adding highlights.
Have a look at various painting techniques throughout this tutorial.
Learn how to create a realistic lightning with a very simple method using difference clouds and levels.
Making icons is not an easy task. Learn how you can create a Book icon in Photoshop.
Create a Mac style radar icon in Photoshop. This could be done easily in Fireworks and in Illustrator but doing it in Photoshop is something.
This is an intermediate level tutorial so some steps can be a little tricky for beginners, but why not have a try!
Create credit card shape using Rounded Rectangle Tool.
Creating a scrap of notepad paper like the ones you’ve probably seen used in popular websites and blogs.
The camera lens could be used as an icon or illustration.
Recreate amplifiers with leather and those controllers.
How easy it is to create a clean, crisp, gold medal vector in Adobe Photoshop.