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5 Great Photoshop Text Tutorials

Creating a Light Bulb Text Effect

http://psd.tutsplus.com/tutorials/text-effects-tutorials/light-bulb-text-effect/ – This tutorial is a very detailed tutorial that can teach a lot and also give you a great text effect.

This is the final image from the tutorial

Create a Royal Gold Text Effect with Layer Styles

http://psd.tutsplus.com/tutorials/text-effects-tutorials/royal-gold-text-effect/ – This is another great tutorial from PSD Tuts that teaches both the use of the layer styles and gives you a great looking outcome.

This is the final outcome

Wrath of the Titans Style Text Effect

http://abduzeedo.com/wrath-titans-photoshop-cs6

Final Outcome Image

Wax Seal Logo

http://abduzeedo.com/easy-wax-seal-illustrator-and-photoshop

Easy Wax Seal in Illustrator

Create a Zee Vintage Label on Illustrator

http://abduzeedo.com/create-zee-vintage-label-illustrator – Sorry for not staying on Photoshop, but I couldn’t resist ignoring this one.

Final Outcome

Top 10 Videos on Youtube

You and I have both seen a quality video sometime in our life that makes us go “Oh my gosh! That’s great!” Yeah, well, lately too many people have been taking advantage of this great video broadcasting website by posting stupid crap on it. The worst of it all, in my opinion, is “Charlie bit my finger – again.” This video has gotten over 300 million views. I’m not saying that it’s a bad video, because I have laughed a bit off of it, but this is probably the stupidest thing ever. Here is the video:

That video is NOT part of the list.

Anyways, I’m not going to keep ranting about this Charlie bit my finger thing and how stupid it is that people get over 300 views off of crap like that. I’ll just get to the list.

10. 

I couldn’t stop laughing at that one. Bruno Mars has probably made the best music video yet.

9.

The Pretender is probably the best grunge rock song ever, apart from “Smells Like Teen Spirit” and “In Bloom” (I think “In Bloom” is underrated).

8.

Yes. This is probably as stupid as “Charlie bit my finger” but it’s very funny and kept me laughing for a good minute.

8.

No, that wasn’t a typo, I actually put two 8’s. The dark comedy version is way better than the original.

7.

Be a man.

6.

Very creative song and a very creative person. He might be fat, but his creativity makes up for it.

5.

OK, this probably isn’t the best “video” that you’ve seen, but I put it on here because of the music. Nirvana will remain my favorite band…but the Foo Fighters are coming close to topping them (it must be Dave Grohl). “Smells Like Teen Spirit” is the best grunge song ever.

4.

This is why people started wearing V-Necks.

3.

This is funny.

2.

If you’re better than Jimi Hendrix…you must be God….or Kurt Cobain.

1.

I am not like a G6…I am like a G7.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Top 3 Best Vector Tutorials…found in January

1. http://www.gomediazine.com/tutorials/from-sketch-to-vector-illustration/, From Sketch to Vector Illustration.

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Preview

2. http://jdog0601.deviantart.com/art/Hairy-Man-Vector-tut-Eng-129452571, Hairy Man.

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Tutorial

3. http://www.computerarts.co.uk/tutorials/2d__and__photoshop/combine_textures_with_vectors, combining textures with Vectors.

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Preview

Best 3D Tutorials

1. http://cg.tutsplus.com/tutorials/blender/construct-a-microcosm-using-blender-2-5-modeling-rigging/

2. http://darkscarab.com/tutorials/view.php?title=Modeling%20the%20Honda%20HSV-010%20GT%20-%20Part%201

 

3. http://cg.tutsplus.com/tutorials/blender/3d_cg_blender_3dsmax_max_blend_quick_tip_import_export_io_correction_3ds/ – fixing .3Ds import

 

https://i1.wp.com/d2d04grx5ahzvh.cloudfront.net/246_Blender_QuicktipIO3Ds/thumb_3d_cg_3dsmax_blender_autodesk_import_export_3ds_files_io_.jpg

Fixing .3ds Import

4. http://cg.tutsplus.com/tutorials/blender/re-topologize-a-game-ready-alien-head-in-blender/ – Re-topologizing a game-ready alien head in Blender.

https://i0.wp.com/d2d04grx5ahzvh.cloudfront.net/036_Blender_Retopo/preview.jpg

Re-Topologizing a Game-Ready Alien Head

5. http://www.blenderguru.com/create-a-foggy-window/ – Creating a foggy windo in Blender.

 

https://i2.wp.com/www.blenderguru.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/11/big-540x303.jpg

Preview

Hand Picked Fonts For Design

1. Null

 

https://i1.wp.com/fontfabric.com/wp-content/themes/unstandard/images/NullFreeFont01.gif
Null

2. Bebas

 

https://i0.wp.com/www.logofromdreams.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/06/bebas.png
Bebas

3. Olney

 

https://i0.wp.com/behance.vo.llnwd.net/profiles/91226/projects/649135/52a385a93e434eb22f6e9f195072cdbc.gif
Olney (light)

4. RNS Camelia

 

 

https://i2.wp.com/typophile.com/files/istock_type_4939.gif

RNS Camelia

 

Awesome Retro Vector Tutorials

1. http://www.tutorial9.net/photoshop/design-a-stylish-retro-game-boy-poster-in-photoshop/ – Stylish Retro Gameboy poster

 

 

http://www.worth1000.com/hosted/tutorials/0505200315940harmer2.jpg

Retro Colorization

 

2. http://www.tutorial9.net/photoshop/amazing-vector-retro-rainbow-curves/ – Really tight retro rainbow curves

 

 

https://i0.wp.com/tutorial9.s3.amazonaws.com/uploads/2008/05/final2.jpg

Retro Curves

 

3. http://www.tutorial9.net/photoshop/create-a-retro-pop-style-wallpaper/ – Abstract retro wallpaper.

 

 

https://i2.wp.com/tutorial9.s3.amazonaws.com/uploads/2008/06/sample.jpg

Preview

 

4. http://www.pstut.info/photoshop-tutorials/design-a-3d-retro-strip/ – a really cool retro strip design. (In case  you get confused: this website has pages for the tutorial on the bottom).

 

https://i0.wp.com/www.pstut.info/wp-content/uploads/curveinsp.jpg
Preview

5. http://abduzeedo.com/super-cool-retro-poster-10-steps-photoshop – a really cool retro poster in photoshop.

 

 

https://i2.wp.com/imgs.abduzeedo.com/files/tutorials/Super_Cool_Retro_Poster_in_10_Steps_in_Photoshop/Version_2.jpg

Preview

 

 

7 Great Blender Tutorials

1. http://www.blenderguru.com/creating-realistic-fire/

2. http://www.blenderguru.com/create-an-animated-flag/

3. http://www.blenderguru.com/create-a-shattered-glass-title-animation/

4. http://www.blenderguru.com/recreate-the-starcraft-2-logo/

Video Tutorial:

5. http://www.blenderguru.com/create-a-motivational-poster/

Video Tutorial:

6. http://www.blenderguru.com/how-to-create-a-lightning-storm/

Video Tutorial

7. http://www.blenderguru.com/how-to-create-a-muzzle-flash/