Saturday, June 28, 2008

How to Use the Path Tools in Photoshop: Part 1

I've meant to learn more about the path tools in Photoshop. YouTube has a decent series of basic tutorials for using the path tools. In this first in the series, desktoppublishingsr gives an overview of the all the pen and selection tools:

Photoshop Path Tool Video Tutorial #1 — YouTube

I knew what all of these tools did, with one exception: the convert tool. I always wondered how you could choose only one of the handles. Now I know!

Friday, June 6, 2008

Creating Glass Balls

Here's a nice and easy way to create some glass balls.

Glass Effect Tutorial — YouTube

I created the orange one like him, then a blue one. I feathered the top spot of white. Tomorrow, I think I'm going to create one of every major color of the rainbow.