Creating Liquid Fire

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In this photo manipulation tutorial we’ll turn water into fire by creating a wave of water that transforms into a wave of fire. We’ll use some advanced color tools such as Levels and Curves to accomplish this, and we’ll also add some matching text.
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Posted in Photo Manipulation by yay 13 comments

Round Web 2.0 Button with a Metal Ring

round web 2.0 button with metal ring preview

In this Gimp tutorial we will create a round web 2.0 button/icon with a metal ring around it. This button is very handy for download icons and such, and it can easily be customized, especially with gradients.
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Posted in Web Design by yay 71 comments

Create a Quick and Simple Web Ribbon

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In this web design tutorial you’ll learn how to make a quick and simple web ribbon in Gimp. Ribbons like these are very handy for placing in the top right corner of a website, if you have a site that’s under development it’s really handy to create a ribbon that says “BETA” , or if your site is new the ribbon could say “NEW!”.
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Posted in Web Design by yay 6 comments

Fancy Glow Effects in Gimp

Fancy Glow Effects in Gimp preview

In this effects tutorial we’ll have a look at how to create some fancy glowing lines and how to make it so that the end of the line will fade nicely. We’ll also have a look at adding glow to objects that are not created from a path.
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Posted in Effects by yay 48 comments

Web 2.0 button with reflection

Web 2.0 button with reflection preview

In this button tutorial you will learn how to create a nice blue glossy Web 2.0 button with a reflection in Gimp.
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Posted in Web Design by yay 27 comments

Designing a multiple layer wallpaper

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I’ve seen a lot of these kinds of wallpapers, in this Gimp tutorial you will learn a simple technique that will enable you to create wallpapers like this one. You will also learn how to use Text along Path.
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Posted in Design by yay 4 comments

Glowing text with a little motion blur

glowing text with a little motion blur preview

In this tutorial we’ll have a look at making some glowing text, and also applying a little motion blur to it.
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Posted in Text by yay 4 comments

Making a photo with a gray sky brighter

Making a gray day brighter preview

In this photo manipulation tutorial we’ll have a look at how to make a gray day brighter. We will remove the clouds and create a new sky, we’ll also do brightness adjustment on the entire image, and also some color adjustment on different parts of the image with the help of some advanced selection tools.
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Posted in Photo Manipulation by yay 6 comments

Gimp Layers

Gimp layers

Here you will learn how to use layers in Gimp, and we’ll have a look at the different options in the layer dialog.
This is aimed at complete beginners.
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Posted in Tools by yay 15 comments