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10 Custom Keyboard Shortcuts You Need to Be Using in Photoshop

http://psd.tutsplus.com/tutorials/tools-tips/10-custom-keyboard-shortcuts-you-need-to-be-using-in-photoshop/

By default, Photoshop comes packed with keyboard shortcuts that you can use to speed up your workflow. What you might not know however is that there are also a lot of commands that do not have keyboard shortcuts assigned to them. In this tutorial, we will show you a few of our favorite custom keyboard

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How to Apply Filters and Effects in Pixelmator

http://psd.tutsplus.com/tutorials/tools-tips/how-to-apply-filters-and-effects-in-pixelmator/

Pixelmator is an easy-to-use, fast, and powerful image editing app for the Mac. In this tutorial, we will explain everything you need to know about working with and applying filters and effects to your images using the Effects Browser in Pixelmator. In the process, we will show you how to sharpen your images, how to apply

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Low-Poly Paper Tree Creation & GI Baking in Cinema 4D

http://cg.tutsplus.com/tutorials/maxon-cinema-4d/low-poly-paper-tree-creation-gi-baking-in-cinema-4d/

In this tutorial Aleksey Vozeneski will walk you through how to model a low poly tree in Cinema 4D and how to achieve that paper look that is becoming quite popular these days. He’ll then move on and show you how to bake Global Illumination, so that render times can be significantly reduced and your

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Creating an Advanced Multi-Character Rig for Futurama’s Bender in Maya

http://cg.tutsplus.com/tutorials/autodesk-maya/creating-an-advanced-multi-character-rig-for-futuramas-bender-part-1/

In the third and final part of Shaun Keenan’s massive multi-character rigging series for Maya, you’ll continue adding additional features and functionality to Bender’s rig. Lessons include setting up color switching, adding additional assets to the rig and Bender’s body, and last but not least, creating the final switch controller. Shaun will also give you

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Create a Futuristic Concept Car in Photoshop

http://psd.tutsplus.com/tutorials/illustration/futuristic-concept-car/

In this video tutorial, Adnan Hadi will explain how to create a futuristic concept car using Photoshop. Let’s get started!

Create A Soap Scene In Modo

http://cg.tutsplus.com/tutorials/luxology-modo/luxology_modo_modeling_lighting_rendering_soap_scene_subdivision_materials_texturing/

In this tutorial, new Cgtuts+ author Elias Sarantopoulos guides us through the process of creating a soap dispenser and refill bottle in Luxology Modo. Through-out the scene’s creation, Elias will use simple modeling tools and techniques to first block out the overall shapes, before adding subdivision and refining the objects final appearance. He’ll then discuss

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Making Of The VideoHive Project File Over The Edge

http://ae.tutsplus.com/tutorials/motion-graphics/making-of-over-the-edge-videohive-project-file/

This is a tutorial based on my VideoHive After Effects Template “Over The Edge“. I’ll Describe the process of rigging a simple mechanism that allows you to attach objects to Earth’s surface. This helps building the illusion we are moving forward while different, user defined elements, pass by

How to Create The Lenny Toy

http://www.cgwhat.com/lenny/

Take a look at the latest tutorial, this time around i make Lenny, this is the first model in a new tutorial series

Hollywood Movie Title Series – Men In Black 3

http://ae.tutsplus.com/tutorials/motion-graphics/aetuts-hollywood-movie-title-series-men-in-black-3/

Today we’ll be looking at the animation style of the movie Men in Black 3. To understand the true potential of using of the Element 3d inside of After Effects, we will use Cinema 4D both for the creation of a polygonal shape of the logo, but also for exporting the animated sequence of the camera

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How To Create The Look From The Iron Man Widget Promos

http://ae.tutsplus.com/tutorials/motion-graphics/how-to-create-the-look-from-the-iron-man-widget-promos/

In this tutorial we are going to dive into creating the look and environment from the Iron Man promos you saw in our previous tutorials. We are going to use various techniques and lots of color grading, glows, lens effects and particles so we can put everything together and make it look cool. We are going to

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