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Become a Master of the Pen Tool in Under 30 Minutes

Become a Master of the Pen Tool in Under 30 Minutes

By Simon Hubbert, 4th February, 2013, 152 Comments

(Basics / Tools - Tutorials)

This tutorial explains how to master the pen tool in great detail, carefully walking you through all it’s features as you trace a penguin image.

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5 Incredibly Useful Non-Destructive Photoshop Techniques

5 Incredibly Useful Non-Destructive Photoshop Techniques

By Tom Ross, 17th February, 2012, 45 Comments

(Basics / Tools - Tutorials)

Achieving a non-destructive workflow in Photoshop is hugely important, yet can be overlooked by even some advanced designers. Today we look over 5 super useful techniques to keep your work non-destructive, giving you much more creative freedom.

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Professional Retouching Tutorial: Dodge and Burn (Part 2)

Professional Retouching Tutorial: Dodge and Burn (Part 2)

By Daniel Meadows, 8th October, 2012, 29 Comments

(Basics / Tools - Tutorials)

In this Part 2 (of two) you will learn how to dodge and burn your photos in a unique but professional way, creating a super smooth skin surface. We look at the theory behind these techniques, and why it’s worth spending the extra time on your retouching process!

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Master Photoshops Selection Tools in Under 30 Minutes

Master Photoshops Selection Tools in Under 30 Minutes

By Simon Hubbert, 8th April, 2009, 28 Comments

(Basics / Tools - Tutorials)

Master all of Photoshops powerful selection tools in under 30 minutes!

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Professional Retouching Tutorial: Healing (Part 1)

Professional Retouching Tutorial: Healing (Part 1)

By Daniel Meadows, 1st October, 2012, 25 Comments

(Basics / Tools - Tutorials)

In this Part 1 (of two) you will learn how to heal your photos, removing any unwanted blemishes. Crucially, we look at the theory behind photo retouching, and why subtlety is key!

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