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Monday: August 31, 2009

A handy tutorial on how to create your very own cheerful Twitter bird in Photoshop.A handy tutorial on how to create your very own cheerful Twitter bird in Photoshop.

The Twitter bird is so widely known that you can design whatever you want, as long as you include a happy singing bird in it. Just let your creativity flow and that’s it.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Tutorial @ 12:56 PM | Tags (5) | photoshop | tutorial | twitter | bird | cheerful |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 7 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Fifty free resources that will help improve your photography skills.Fifty free resources that will help improve your photography skills.

An extensive list of links as only Smashing Magazine can do regarding everything photography.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Tutorial @ 7:39 AM | Tags (7) | free | links | photography | photos | resources | smashing | tutorial |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 32 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Friday: August 28, 2009

A list of ten photo-editing disasters that obviously did not go over too well.A list of ten photo-editing disasters that obviously did not go over too well.

Behold the power of what a bad Photoshop job can do. Smooth move, Microsoft.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Photoshop @ 8:02 AM | Tags (5) | disaster | manipulation | microsoft | photoshop | pr |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 104 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Thursday: August 27, 2009

Photoblog: Loch Ness Gorilla
Loch Ness Gorilla

Weird shot I picked up after bringing in the kid's zoo toys after some rain. And yes, that would be a gorilla. But on another note, who decided that gorillas have bright green eyes? Shame on you, Bronx Zoo Gift Shop.

Location:

Eastchester, New York

Posted to Photoblog filed in Silly @ 3:29 PM | Tags (8) | artsy | gorilla | macro | photoblog | photography | photos | toys | wet |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 2 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: August 25, 2009

Swapping out partners through the swapping eye of Photoshop.Swapping out partners through the swapping eye of Photoshop.

Good partners go together like peanut butter and jelly. From Laurel and Hardy to Batman and Robin, certain pairings just seem inseparable. But over time, nerves fray, and occasionally people need time apart.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Photoshop @ 8:54 AM | Tags (6) | worth1000 | photoshop | swap | partnerts | manipulation | fun |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 27 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Friday: August 21, 2009

Five advanced Photoshop techniques for all of you web designers out there.Five advanced Photoshop techniques for all of you web designers out there.

A great set of five quick tutorials ranging from button creation to 3D depth effects.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Tutorial @ 11:37 AM | Tags (8) | design | development | graphics | interwebs | photoshop | psd | tutorials | web |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 30 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Thursday: August 20, 2009

A collection of funny signs from recent town hall protests.A collection of funny signs from recent town hall protests.

Nothing screams protest quite like an enormous typo (see last pic).

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Funny @ 11:49 AM | Tags (6) | funny | mistakes | photos | protesters | signs | townhall |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 62 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: August 17, 2009

A neat tutorial regarding how to organize your Photoshop layers.A neat tutorial regarding how to organize your Photoshop layers.

...imagine what it’s like opening a Photoshop file (PSD), only to find a jumble of poorly labeled layers and folders, plus a heap of unchecked hidden layers and other half-baked ideas that didn’t make it to fruition.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Photoshop @ 7:30 AM | Tags (4) | tutorial | photoshop | layers | organization |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 23 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Saturday: August 15, 2009

Aliens starring in other movies through the acidic eye of Photoshop.Aliens starring in other movies through the acidic eye of Photoshop.

This would have made Twilight so much more enjoyable.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Photoshop @ 3:14 PM | Tags (4) | photoshop | manipulation | aliens | movies |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 44 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: August 11, 2009

Animals in disguise through the costumed eye of Photoshop.Animals in disguise through the costumed eye of Photoshop.

Believe it or not, animals are just like us humans whereby they also suffer from the feeling of not fitting in... being the odd one out.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Photoshop @ 7:49 AM | Tags (4) | disguises | manipulation | photoshop | worth1000 |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 18 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Friday: August 7, 2009

Happy signs as seen through the happy eye of Photoshop.Happy signs as seen through the happy eye of Photoshop.

Next stop: Life, the Universe, and Everything on Interstate 42.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Photoshop @ 11:43 AM | Tags (4) | manipulation | photoshop | signs | worth1000 |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 31 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: August 3, 2009

Middle Earth circa 2009 through the magical eye of Photoshop.Middle Earth circa 2009 through the magical eye of Photoshop.

Ever wonder what society would be like if mystical creatures really existed? What if trolls, faeries, unicorns, dragons, witches, sorcerers, golems, elves, or any other known mystical fantasy creature were still around today mixing with the human element?

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Photoshop @ 7:29 AM | Tags (6) | photoshop | manipulation | scifi | fantasy | lotr | rings |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 40 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Thursday: July 30, 2009

Vacations gone wrong through the dangerous eye of Photoshop.Vacations gone wrong through the dangerous eye of Photoshop.

That's what you get for not doing your TripAdvisor research first.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Photoshop @ 7:48 AM | Tags (5) | photoshop | manipulation | vacation | bloopers | worth1000 |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 23 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: July 29, 2009

A gallery of extremely rare Star Wars photos for your viewing pleasure.A gallery of extremely rare Star Wars photos for your viewing pleasure.

Sure to please every Star Wars fanboy. Enjoy.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Fun @ 7:55 AM | Tags (9) | chewbacca | han | leia | lucas | luke | photography | photos | rare | starwars |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 113 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: July 28, 2009

Three short tutorials for photographers and photography lovers.Three short tutorials for photographers and photography lovers.

Neat little batch of quick tutorials ranging from panorama stitching to gothic portraits. Enjoy.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Tutorial @ 2:54 PM | Tags (8) | enthusiast | photography | photos | photoshop | quick | tutorial | psd | psdtuts |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 31 Clicks | Posted by Vin


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