Guide: Quickly select hair in Photoshop CC using 'Select and Mask'

5 May, 2017

Do you find it tricky to select hair in Photoshop CC? You're not alone there. The good news is in this blog I'll be showing you how to use the 'Select and Mask' tool to produce quick and effective results.

How To Create a Favicon for Your Website

2 October, 2015

Favicons are those small square images that appear in your web browser tabs, bookmark lists and address bar. A good Favicon is an important asset for displaying your brand in a very compact space. In this guide, Will shows you how to make your own.

Designing a website from scratch: The process

4 February, 2015

In this post, I will guide you through the process of designing a website from scratch. This is a design process based on my own experience. It includes initial planning, gathering ideas, sketching wireframes and creating the design.

Design Inspiration #10

12 December, 2014

Welcome to the 10th installment of the Design Inspiration series, a regular selection of recent sites that have caught our eye for their aesthetic and technical brilliance.

5 tips for creating an effective mobile website

6 June, 2014

We live in a mobile world, with mobile devices becoming an increasing part of our day-to-day lives... so here are some top tips to help get you started.

Photoshop Tutorial: Creating a Vignette effect with Curves

3 April, 2014

This quick & simple tutorial will show you how to adjust an image's brightness or saturation at the periphery compared to the image centre, this is a process known as Vignetting.

Design Inspiration #9

19 February, 2014

Welcome to the 9th installment of the Design Inspiration series, a regular selection of recent sites that have caught our eye for their aesthetic and technical brilliance.

Design Inspiration #8

14 January, 2014

Welcome to the 8th installment of the Design Inspiration series, a regular selection of recent sites that have caught our eye for their aesthetic and technical brilliance.

Tutorial: How To Create Your Own Custom Photoshop Brushes

2 January, 2014

Welcome to another Think Tank blog post. This simple tutorial explains how to create your own custom Photoshop brushes and explores brush preset options.

Design Inspiration #7

21 November, 2013

Welcome to the 7th installment of the Design Inspiration series, a regular selection of recent sites that have caught our eye for their aesthetic and technical brilliance.

How To Resize Images In Photoshop

20 November, 2013

This simple tutorial is aimed at Photoshop beginners and novices. It explains how to resize images and optimise them for use on the web.

Design Inspiration #6

22 October, 2013

Welcome to the 6th installment of the Design Inspiration series, a regular selection of recent sites that have caught our eye for their aesthetic and technical brilliance.

Google launches 'Web Designer'

4 October, 2013

Google have just released the BETA version of Google Web Designer. This is a visual tool for building HTML5 animated content. You can download this right now for both Windows and Mac.

Design Inspiration #5

4 September, 2013

Welcome to the 5th installment of the Design Inspiration series, a regular selection of recent sites that have caught our eye for their aesthetic and technical brilliance.

Tutorial: Smart object basics in Adobe Photoshop

15 July, 2013

This tutorial covers the basics of Smart Objects in Adobe Photoshop, what they are and how you can use them effectively.