Adobe After Effects – Make a Cool Animated Poster!

For anyone that has never used After Effects before, don’t worry. This tutorial from Adobe is EASY as pie to follow (even if you have to go over certain steps several times as I did). I haven’t had much exposure to After Effects and I would call myself a “dabbler” at best so if I… Read More Adobe After Effects – Make a Cool Animated Poster!

What is the Best Way to Make a GIF?

I was thinking of something interesting to blog about today and came across PiXimperfect’s “how to make a GIF” video on YouTube. I’ve blogged about PiXimperfect before because the guy is fantastic. If there was ever a time to use the cliche “guru” it is now – he really is a Photoshop guru. And I… Read More What is the Best Way to Make a GIF?

Pick Me Up Fridays is Here!

I’ve been thinking about content for this blog (I am forever thinking of ways to improve the content) and thought about having a day purely for self-improvement. I think self-care and self-improvement go hand-in-hand and you can never have enough posts on how to feel good or happier about life. The best way I know… Read More Pick Me Up Fridays is Here!

Turn That Frown Upside Down in Adobe Photoshop!

So when I had five whole hours to spare during my internet outage, I decided to put that time to good use and focused on creating something. I was inspired by this image on Pinterest: I went into Photoshop and just started with a blank image then remembered that there were some beautiful watercolour images… Read More Turn That Frown Upside Down in Adobe Photoshop!

Magic Atmosphere in the Sky Photoshop Tutorial Review

It has been a wee while since I’ve actually sat down and worked through a more difficult tutorial than the Adobe beginner’s course and 30 Days of Photoshop. So I thought I’d do another one of these since it was time. This tutorial is from the website Photoshop Tutorials and I’ve done a couple of… Read More Magic Atmosphere in the Sky Photoshop Tutorial Review