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Examples of Flat Web Design

A couple of weeks back, we talked about the flat design aesthetic. Just in case you missed it, here is how we described flat design, “Flat design means designing without the usual gradients, pixel perfect shadows, and skeuomorphism that’s been rampant in recent years to achieve what appears to be a ‘flat’ interface.” And yes, just in case you haven’t…

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25 Awesome Steampunk Artworks

Basically, steampunk artworks can be described as a fusion of tech and fantasy. Often resembling science fiction models, steampunk art concepts combine scientific and technological advancements with fantasy, most of the time resulting in artwork depicting ultra modern industrial machinery. Today, we have put together 25 examples of steampunk artwork at its best. So without wasting anymore time, let us…

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Creative Typographic CD Cover Designs

“You can judge a book by its cover” — ehm… this does not apply exclusively to books. Covers cast the first impression of every product, and if the cover is not motivating enough, the product itself gets little to no attention. If you were looking for inspiration or ideas regarding cover design, look no further! Today, we have compiled 30…

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30 Vibrant Fractal Brush Packs for Photoshop

In this round-up, we have 30 vibrant fractal brushes for Photoshop that will help bring your otherwise dull designs to life. If used heavily and brightly, fractal brushes give the effect of rapid movement or, in some cases, have the potential of offering a beautifully explosive effect. When used lightly, these brushes can offer a nice subtle and unique background-effect.

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Our Top 50 Photoshop Tutorials from 2012

Just as we published this time last year, today, we have put together our 50 favorite Photoshop tutorials from last year (2012). The tutorials have been split into the following categories: Painting, Photo Composition, Illustration, Drawing, Photo Effects, 3D, Icon Design, Text and, finally, Poster Design Tutorials.