Category: Photoshop & Graphics

Understanding Graphic File Formats In Web Design

Graphic File Formats – Types Of Digital Images Explained!

If you don't set up your graphics right, they can cause problems for your website, slow things down, and result in a poor visitor experience. Of course, we want your website and your graphics looking their absolute best, and a lot of this boils down to understanding graphic file formats. Stick around, cuz that's what this one's all about! (more…)

How To Use Photoshop’s Pen Tool

Bezier Curves – How To Draw Curved Lines In Photoshop & Illustrator

How do you use Photoshop's Pen tool? Also found in Illustrator, InDesign, and other graphics programs, the Pen tool is one of the tougher things to figure out. It's purpose is to create very accurate lines and arcs. These can be used for close-cropping, creating masks, drawing intricate shapes, and more. But it isn't easy to figure out. So in this tutorial, we'll break it all down and you'll be taken step-by-step through how the Pen tool works. By the end of this, you'll be a Pen tool master! Let's see how it works! (more…)

Understanding Raster vs Vector Graphics

Raster vs Vector – Graphic Definitions!

Understanding raster vs vector graphics (and graphics as a whole) might seem a bit confusing at first. After all, graphics is a big part of your online business, but they come in all kinds of varieties. If you want to know more about graphics, and specifically, the difference between raster and vector graphics and when you should use each, then stick around, that's what this one's all about! (more…)