Tag Archives: Photoshop

Apple’s Surprisingly Impressive Creative Suite Imitation

Open Your Eyes! So what’s this you say?  Apple ripping off the Creative Suite!  How Dare They!  Well, perhaps that was a touch strong for what has really happened, and after all it’s not really a new thing. Apples iLife … Continue reading

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What Effect Could Dave Hill Have On You?

The Dave Hill/Dragan Effect Today I am going to be experimenting with an effect in Photoshop called the Dragan or Dave Hill Effect.  I find the Dragan effect difficult to describe, it is a bit like bronzing a photograph and … Continue reading

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Texturing with Maya 1

That Old Chestnut Texturing in Maya, for me, is one of the most difficult parts, as you can fully texture a model, and then have the look of the model change on render due to outside influences such as lighting … Continue reading

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HDR Photography

High Dynamic Range When referring to photography, High Dynamic Range or just HDR is a technique that allows the user to create an image with a larger dynamic range of luminance between light and dark areas of an image.  This creates images … Continue reading

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InDesign – What a load of CRAP!

Ho Ho Ho, Graphic Design Humour Hating software is easy, not only is the help section usually useless, but it doesn’t even defend itself.  InDesign has application.  Its as simple as that, however for those of us who eventually got our heads … Continue reading

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Scene Remake CD Cover – The Disappearance of Glen Gair

Indesign Meets 1 4 The face of Ryan Wesley Wonfor (affectionately named 1 4) is everywhere today, after his début acting role in Alex Cooks, The Disappearance of Glen Gair, was a phenomenal success.  This piece was so successful in fact, that it has just been … Continue reading

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Creative Computing – Principles of Design

Creative Computing Coursework 2 For my this, the second piece of Creative Computing coursework, I decided to create a poster for a fictional festival, named the Double Rainbow.  Being a fan of the Glastonbury festivals I decided that I would … Continue reading

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