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  • Smiling Face Logo in 3D Illustrator Tutorial Smiling Face Logo in 3D Illustrator TutorialIn this interesting Illustrator logo design tutorial, we will combine a smiling 3D emoticon with text to create an exceptional logo for your website or business. If you have any trouble with the tutorial, don’t worry, we have a detailed ...
  • Call By Value Function Calls in C++ #include <iostream> using namespace std; if(i > 1) { // } void CallByRef(int & a) { a=20; } In Functions, by default, C++ lets you pass variables by value (Call by Value). This is to ...
  • 3ds Max Character Clothing Tutorial 3ds Max Character Clothing TutorialIn this 3ds Max tutorial we will create a simple t-shirt for a character model. We have supplied a “human_figure.obj” file for you to import your model. So all this tutorial is going to focus on is creating a garment ...
  • Flash Animated Flag Tutorial Flash Animated Flag TutorialIn this Flash 2D animation tutorial you will learn how to make a simple Flag animation. This involves masking and motion tweening to create a looping animation. Basic knowledge of Flash is required to optimally follow this tutorial (MovieClips, layers, frames, ...
  • Gimp Text Effect Logo Tutorial Gimp Text Effect Logo TutorialIn this Gimp Text tutorial learn how I made my Logo for this website in Gimp 2.8. I show you how to create a text cut-out with a punched-in effect into a wood texture. To achieve this you will learn ...
  • Setting up WordPress (.org) with a Shared Hosted Provider Setting up Wordpress (.org) with a Shared Hosted ProviderSo you want to start a website or Blog? There are so many solutions out there. CMS’s (Content Management Systems), and lots of simpler website builders. In this tutorial I will show you how to easily set-up a genuine WordPress site ...
  • A Reactor 3ds Max Animation Tutorial A Reactor 3ds Max Animation Tutorial3ds Max Reactor is a toolset that animators use to simulate realistic physics in an animation scene. For this 3ds max animation tutorial, you will learn how to create a realistic fracture and making it real with Materials and Lighting. This animation ...
  • Transfer your Microsoft Office Live Small Business account to Office 365 During my OLSB to Office 365 transition, I thought it would be easy … just copy and paste the pages over. But when I moved over my custom domain, all the images, documents, and hyperlinked pages all pointed to my old OLSB ...
  • How to use Illustrator to Draw a Flower How to use Illustrator to Draw a FlowerIn this tutorial, we will use Adobe Illustrator to create a vector drawing of a simple flower. In contrast to bitmap images, vector images can be re-sized up or down without losing any visual clarity. Illustrator is one of the ...
  • How to draw Anime characters for beginners step by step Don’t hit the back button yet. Below are the Top 10 best Anime drawing tutorials for beginners on the Web! Click the links below for step by step cartoon drawing tutorials on Anime, Manga, and Shippo. All easy for beginning ...
  • 3ds Max Tire Modeling Tutorial 3ds Max Tire Modeling Tutorial …continued from the previous tutorial. This tutorial will show you how to model a tire in Autodesk 3ds Max. It is not hard either. Creating the model in 3ds Max starts out as a Cylinder object, and is modeled in ...
  • 3ds Max Grass, Sky & Sun Environment in Mental Ray 3ds Max Grass, Sky & Sun Environment in Mental RayA tutorial on how to make a grass and realistic sky environment with Mental Ray in 3ds Max. Cool sun and halo effects. First, you will create a Plane object, and then add a Noise modifier. On top of that apply ...
  • 24 Tutorials on Designing Photoshop Animations 24 Tutorials on Designing Photoshop Animations The following are 24 good tutorials on animation with Adobe Photoshop. Whether beginner or advanced, or somewhere in between, this list will give you something your looking for in 2D and 3D animation.  Photoshop is a powerful tool to design impressive animations for ...
  • The Gimp Normal Map Plugin Tutorial The Gimp Normal Map Plugin TutorialWhat is a Gimp Normal map? It is a texture you can make in a paint program like The Gimp. When you apply the Normal Map to a model, it can give you a lot of extra detail. This is ...
  • 3ds Max Licenses to Save Money 3ds Max Purchase & Licensing: In this article we will walk you through all the available licensing options available for Autodesk 3ds Max (or any Autodesk product). Whether you are just curious and want to try the 30 day trial, or ...
  • How to Make a Flash Animation in Adobe Flash Professional / CC How to Make a Flash Animation in Adobe Flash Professional / CCThis tutorial covers a step-by-step process on how to make Flash animation. We will draw a jetpack with a thrusting animation in Flash and give it vertical flight with some simple actionscript code. The actionscript code is short, giving just vertical ...
  • Build a Diffuse (Color) Map in Photoshop for a Gun in 3ds Max Build a Diffuse (Color) Map in Photoshop for a Gun in 3ds Max Links to other parts of this tutorial series: 50 Cal Main | Box Model Gun | UVW Unwrap | Normal Map | Diffuse Map | Specular Map | Opacity Map The basics of a Diffuse map is to add a color texture ...
  • Where to Start Learning Programming Creating programs that computer users utilize in their various activities is at the heart of programming. Programmers perform tasks such as writing code, creating user’s manuals, testing and troubleshooting programs.  The desire for services offered by programmers has steadily increased over ...
  • Learning the Basics of C++ Programming In this programming tutorial, you will start learning C++ programming basics. Starting with simple rules like the Semicolon, and how to use C++ Comments. We will cover some basics like using Variables with Arithmetic Operators and Data Types, as well as ...
  • C++ Switch Statement & Loops Welcome to the 5th tutorial of this tutorial series for beginners in C++. We are going to have some more fun with the control structures in this part. We will introduce you to the “Switch” statement and in the later ...
  • Skull Head modeling tutorial using Spline Cage in 3ds Max Skull Head modeling tutorial using Spline Cage in 3ds Max Modeling the human head / skull in 3ds Max is not that hard to do. This tutorial will teach you the basics of Spline Cage modeling of a human skull using background pictures in 3ds Max. The process is the same ...
  • Vray for 3ds Max Vray for 3ds MaxThis Tutorial will show you how to use VRay for 3ds Max. With Vray, you can render awesome photo-realistic 3D images. It is an alternative to Mental Ray rendering. You can download the Vray plugin for 3ds Max and other 3D ...
  • Animated GIF Banner in Adobe Photoshop CS5 (Frames) Animated GIF Banner in Adobe Photoshop CS5 (Frames)In this tutorial we will create a 728×90 animated banner GIF like the ones you see on blogs and webpages. I will use my own Logo “TutorialBoneYard.com” and just use simple text animation. Then we will save it as a ...
  • Golden 3D Text Photoshop Tutorial Golden 3D Text Photoshop TutorialThis Photoshop lesson is easy to learn using the tools available to you. I will show you how super easy it is to create 3D text in Photoshop. I will use my own website name and turn it into a golden ...
  • Preparing Background Images for Modeling in 3ds Max Preparing Background Images for Modeling in 3ds Max This tutorial is for 3ds Max as well as any 3D modeling program. You will learn how to set up one, two, or three  background images for your Modeling Projects. There is a lot of material to download from the internet… just Google ...
  • SEO Part 6 – Site Structure We have already shed light on some of the most important aspects of search engine optimization from using keywords and META tags to link building. However, not all these things will be of much help if your website’s structure is ...
  • 25 tutorials on how to design a Logo in Photoshop 25 tutorials on how to design a Logo in PhotoshopIt’s hard to find tutorial sites that teach you how to make logos in Photoshop. Because of this, I have compiled the 25 Best Photoshop tutorials for logo design.  Some of the links will give you plenty of skills for ...
  • SEO for Beginners Part 3 >> META descriptions. We are here with the third part of our SEO for Beginners series. We have already highlighted the importance of proper titles, URLs and keywords (tags) in our previous parts. In this part we will take a jump and move ...
  • Call C++ Functions by Reference or Pointers This tutorial is on C++ Call By Reference. In C++ programming, parameters of a function can be called in two ways, by value or by reference. Read more on Call by Value. When the function is called by value, a copy of ...
  • Gimp Tutorial – End Table Texture using Layer Effects Script Gimp Tutorial - End Table Texture using Layer Effects Script In this Gimp tutorial, you will see how an End Table texture can be created using Layer Effects. If your Gimp does not have the LayerFX script, then download it below and you will have some of the best tools ...
  • How to use Pointers in C++ Welcome to the 7th tutorial in the series. We have discussed arrays and strings in the previous tutorial. Now is the time to discuss something more advanced and technical. Yes, we are going to discuss pointers in this tutorial. Pointers ...
  • 3ds Max Car Modeling Tutorial Step by Step 3ds Max Car Modeling Tutorial Step by StepModeling a car in Autodesk 3ds Max is not as hard as you would think. This tutorial will teach you how. We start with the basics of car modeling. From setting up the background pictures, and modeling from Plane objects ...
  • Glossy Photoshop Text Tutorial Glossy Photoshop Text TutorialIn this Photoshop tutorial, you will learn how to make glossy text. We will make use of the Glass Filter and other methods, to create some cool Photoshop glossy text effects. You can’t do without Layer Styles, which comes into play ...
  • Learn Flash Programming – Make a Drawing Program Learn Flash Programming - Make a Drawing Program In this tutorial we will create an Adobe Flash drawing program using Actionscript 3.0. It was to be a real paint program, but it is very simple and a good project a beginner can start on. It will consist of a ...
  • Render 3ds Max Materials in Mental Ray Render 3ds Max Materials in Mental Ray This tutorial is continued from Mental Ray Lights and Camera. Check it out for details on lights and camera setup. Scroll to the bottom for the other tutorials in this series. Applying and rendering Mental Ray Materials for 3ds Max ...
  • Poly Model a Flying Wing airplane with jet engines Part 1 Poly Model a Flying Wing airplane with jet engines Part 1Part 1 … Part 2 … Poly Model a Flying Wing Jet in 3ds Max In this 3ds Max tutorial we will Poly Model a flying wing jet airplane using the Edge – Shift – Drag technique in Editable Poly mode. We ...
  • Make your own Flash Game Tutorial Make your own Flash Game TutorialThis is a cool tutorial for Flash game programmers and designers. Learn how to make a simple Flash game. All the game assets and code are free to download. Use and alter the design. Change the code the way you ...
  • Gimp LayerFX Script — Get Photoshop Quality Layer Effects! Gimp LayerFX  Script — Get Photoshop Quality Layer Effects! The LayerFX script give Gimp all the Photoshop Layer Style effects. Now you ca use Gimp for serious textured text and graphics. Includes EndTable texture demo. View Video Steps https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UJHyAvTmjl0
  • Use Gradients to Create 3D Primitives Use Gradients to Create 3D Primitives https://youtu.be/lFXvrJVbp_w Using Gradients to create primitive objects (Cone, Sphere, Cube, and Cylinder) is very easy to do in Photoshop. TIFF3DObjects Photoshop3DObjects For each object, we will make one with a shadow, and another that is semi-transparent. The Line tool and the Grid, will make it ...
  • 3ds Max Cloth Tutorial – Flag Simulation 3ds Max Cloth Tutorial – Flag SimulationThis is a cool tutorial on creating a Flag animation in 3ds Max. We do this by modeling a simple Flag and pole. Then applying the Garment Maker modifier and increasing the density of it (more geometry). We need to ...
  • If Statement in C++ Programming In Part 3, we start using ” If ” in C++, which compares 2 or more variables inside the parenthesis of the If statement, using the Relational Operators in C++. What you will learn, will be tested as you program ...
  • Use Gradients to create Cylinders in Photoshop Use Gradients to create Cylinders in Photoshop In this tutorial, you will learn to make Cylinder primitives in Photoshop. You could hand draw and paint a Cylinder if you are a good artist, but by using gradients and outlines, you can create realistic images with depth. To make ...
  • SEO Part 2 – Keywords & Tags In Part 1 of our SEO for beginner’s series, you were given the basic information needed to get started making changes that would be beneficial to your website. This chapter of the series will take a more in-depth look at ...
  • Print Color by Number Pictures in Photoshop for your Kids! Print Color by Number Pictures in Photoshop for your Kids! In this Photoshop tutorial we will take a clouds image, and turn it into a Color by Number picture. This Color by Number picture can then be printed, colored with any paint, crayons or colored pencils. Print on glossy paper If you ...
  • C++ else if, else, and if nesting This is Part 4. We go into detail on the “if” statement. This includes the statements else, else if, and nesting if-else statements. After these concepts are covered, we will start a new programming Project: Metric Converter. You will see ...
  • 3ds Max vs Maya, Which is Better? 3ds Max vs Maya, Which is Better?Autodesk 3ds Max, Maya Comparison: 3DS Max and Maya are two of Autodesk’s most prominent 3D animation and rendering software programs. Many aspiring graphic artists and animators are often confused about which software is the best for their purposes whether it is ...
  • Build a Normal Map for a 50 Cal Gun in 3ds Max Build a Normal Map for a 50 Cal Gun in 3ds Max Links to other parts of this tutorial series: 50 Cal Main | Box Model Gun | UVW Unwrap | Normal Map | Diffuse Map | Specular Map | Opacity Map Part 3 – Build a Normal Map The purpose of a Normal ...
  • Specular Map in Photoshop for 3ds Max Models Specular Map in Photoshop for 3ds Max Models Links to other parts of this tutorial series: 50 Cal Main | Box Model Gun | UVW Unwrap | Normal Map | Diffuse Map | Specular Map | Opacity Map Part 6.1 – Specular Map in Photoshop The basics of a Specular map ...
  • SEO For Beginners 5 – More Link Building In the last part of this series, we shed light on link building including internal and external link building. However, external link building is such a big part of SEO that it deserves another article in the series. Today, we’ll ...
  • Make it Rain with 3ds Max Particle Flow Make it Rain with 3ds Max Particle FlowCreating this 3ds Max rain tutorial was fairly easy. Basically, I just set up two plane objects, one smaller and above the bottom. Then I open the Particle View in 3ds Max for editing events. I can set the position and ...
  • Migrate your Office 365 Public Website to a Shared Hosted WordPress site Migrate your Office 365 Public Website to a Shared Hosted WordPress siteIf you have not heard yet, Office 365 is ending its support for a Public Website feature. So now you have an Office 365 Public Website, and less than two years before Microsoft shuts it down. What to do. What ...
  • The Power of Functions in C++ Welcome to the 8th Tutorial on C++ Tutorials for beginners series. This is this is first tutorial on C++ functions, a very important aspect of any programming language. Functions are often called methods as well in some programming languages, but ...
  • UVW Unwrap the gun in 3ds Max UVW Unwrap the gun in 3ds Max Links to other parts of this tutorial series: 50 Cal Main | Box Model | UVW Unwrap | Normal Map | Diffuse Map | Specular Map | Opacity Map   The purpose of unwrapping, is to lay out the surface areas of the model, ...
  • Box Modeling a Gun in 3ds Max Box Modeling a Gun in 3ds Max  It’s easy to Box Model a 3D gun in 3ds Max. Modeling the gun consists of boxes and cylinders and shaping them to match a background image. Once the model is shaped, we have to lay out the surface areas of ...
  • Build an Opacity Map in Photoshop for your 3ds Max Models Build an Opacity Map in Photoshop for your 3ds Max Models Links to other parts of this tutorial series: 50 Cal Main | Box Model Gun | UVW Unwrap | Normal Map | Diffuse Map | Specular Map | Opacity Map The basics of a Opacity map is to add transparency to parts ...
  • Make Animated Fire in 3ds Max Make Animated Fire in 3ds MaxIn this 3ds Max fire tutorial, learn how to animate fire effects like a fire pit and flaming torches. This feature is built into 3ds Max, and there is no need for an expensive plug-in. It’s easy to do if you ...
  • Use Gradients to create Cubes in Photoshop Use Gradients to create Cubes in Photoshop In this tutorial, you will learn to make Cube primitives in Photoshop. You could hand draw and paint a cube if you are a good artist, but by using gradients and outlines, you can create realistic images with depth. To make ...
  • 3ds Max Lighting Tutorial using Mental Ray 3ds Max Lighting Tutorial using Mental RayThis tutorial continues from the last one which starts here. And the next tutorial starts here. They are all about car modeling in 3ds Max, and all the different aspects like Mental Ray lighting and camera setup that we will ...
  • Adobe Illustrator Landscape Tutorial Adobe Illustrator Landscape TutorialIn this easy to follow vector graphics tutorial in Adobe Illustrator, I will show you how to design a cartoon style landscape background, and make it look professional. Using the Symbol Library and choosing nature symbols in Illustrator for the landscape, ...
  • Use Gradients and Textures to Create Wooden Objects in Photoshop Use Gradients and Textures to Create Wooden Objects in PhotoshopIn this Photoshop tutorial, you will learn how to make Wooden Objects using outlines, gradients and wooden textures. You do not have to be a good artist. It is easy to create realistic wooden images with depth. You will learn to make ...
  • Gradients to create Spheres in Photoshop Gradients to create Spheres in Photoshop In this tutorial, you will learn to make Sphere primitives in Photoshop. You could hand draw and paint a Sphere if you are a good artist, but by using gradients and outlines, you can create realistic images with depth. The Sphere ...
  • SEO For Beginners – Part 4 – Link Building We are back with the fourth part of the series of our SEO for Dummies series. We hope that the previous parts were of great help and you have already seen great improvement in your search engine ranking. To view ...
  • CSS3 Navigation Bar Tutorial Since the introduction of the “Web 2.0” concept, navigation styling with CSS has been a basic part of web design. CSS is a powerful and incredibly flexible tool for this kind of task, especially since the release of CSS3, which ...
  • Illustrator Example of Angry Bird Illustrator Example of Angry BirdIn this drawing with Illustrator tutorial, you will see how easy and fun drawing a red angry bird vector (from the popular Angry Birds ™ game) really is. Using the Pen tool in Illustrator, we start drawing an Oval shape for ...
  • Logo Design in Photoshop Logo Design in PhotoshopTo create a logo in Photoshop can intimidate you at first. But, remember it is all about font selection, and whether you choose to add designs like symbols or icons for different effects. In this Photoshop logo tutorial I will ...
  • Web Color Design For Website or Blog Web Colors: In this article, you will get some insight on how to effectively use colors in your web design layout. You will learn a lot about website color palettes and color combinations for website or blog themes. We put a ...
  • Blog & Website Image Optimization Tools & Tips Blog & Website Image Optimization Tools & TipsOne of the most common things that webmasters, bloggers, and online marketing professionals need to do when working on their websites is to optimize images and pictures. Since images can affect load time for the page, it has become necessary ...
  • Illustrator Image to Vector Tutorial Illustrator Image to Vector TutorialIn this Adobe Illustrator tutorial you will learn how to vectorize an image. You will use a simple reference bitmap image of a cartoon cow, and then use Illustrator to trace over it to make a simple vector image. Vectors are ...
  • Photoshop Timeline Text Animation Photoshop Timeline Text AnimationIn this tutorial we will create some awesome text animation effects using a new feature in Photoshop. This is called the Video Timeline. It is like the Frames animation, but much more flexible to use.  So we will focus on animating ...
  • Adobe Flash Water Effect with Ripples (Ocean Sunset Scene) Adobe Flash Water Effect with Ripples (Ocean Sunset Scene)In this wave ripple effect in Flash tutorial, you will learn how to animate ocean waves with a sunset background. This is an easy tutorial, very similar to the Animated Flag. We will use an ocean image which you can download ...
  • Adobe Photoshop Text Effects with a cool Hexagonal Background Adobe Photoshop Text Effects with a cool Hexagonal BackgroundIn this tutorial, you will learn to design cool Photoshop text effects. And a really awesome background pattern for the glossy metal text. Not the most advanced tutorial of this type, but it looks great. Just take a look at the ...
  • Gimp or Photoshop? Lets Break-em Down Gimp or Photoshop? Lets Break-em DownThe Gimp versus Photoshop. Read this to see which is the one for you! Gimp is open source and free to download. Photoshop on the other hand is expensive (CC version), but is the choice for professional graphic designers, and photographers. Besides ...
  • Arrays & Strings in C++ Here we are with Part 6 for the beginner in C++. In this tutorial we are going to introduce you with the most fundamental data structure i-e: Numbered Array in C++. We will discuss the most basic arrays along with its ...
  • Free 3ds Max Student Software Autodesk Student Software for 3ds Max Users Autodesk 3ds Max is a popular choice among professionals developing various types of 3D modeling content. Due to the software’s ability to comprehensively create 3D modeling, rendering, and animation, it’s truly an asset for ...
  • 24 FREE Text Effects Tutorials for Gimp – Any Skill Level! 24 FREE Text Effects Tutorials for Gimp - Any Skill Level!Welcome to this awesome list of FREE GIMP text effect tutorials. All these tutorials have been painstakingly compiled for you the aspiring GIMP artist. We have tried to make the list as diverse as possible, so you will find something you really ...
  • Gmax Tutorial: Bake Normal / Specular Maps into Diffuse Map Gmax Tutorial: Bake Normal / Specular Maps into Diffuse MapExport a 3ds Max model to .3DS format (read the tutorial: Import 3ds Max models into Gmax). This makes it possible to import the .3DS file into Gmax or any other 3D modeling software. Baking Normal, Specular, and Diffuse maps will ...
  • Use Gradients to create Cones in Photoshop Use Gradients to create Cones in Photoshop In this tutorial, you will learn to make Cone primitives in Photoshop. You could hand draw and paint a cone if you are a good artist, but by using gradients and outlines, you can create realistic images with depth. First use ...
  • What is Adobe Creative Cloud? Adobe Creative Cloud has been designed to avail the most powerful Adobe applications through a subscription plan online. This bundle used to cost $2599. However, there is an offer for at $49.99monthy. Students get an additional discount of $19.99 per ...
  • Car Rigging in 3ds Max Car Rigging in 3ds MaxRigging 3ds Max models consists of preparing the moveable parts of the objects so they can be animated together. In this tutorial, we will rig a car model in 3ds max to get it ready for animation. We will prepare the ...
  • Flash Beginner Game with Object Oriented Programming in Flash Professional Flash Beginner Game with Object Oriented Programming in Flash ProfessionalIn this simple Flash tutorial, we will go through making a simple click-and-move-to-point game with OOP (Object Oriented Programming). At least a basic knowledge of Flash Professional, Actionscript and Math is recommended. About the game. Click anywhere on the stage and make ...
  • Neon Illustrator Text Effects Neon Illustrator Text EffectsIn this Illustrator text tutorial, you will learn how to create cool neon text. Text effects in Illustrator are easy once you learn the basics. Here is a bullet list of the steps you will take: * Download the cool font ...
  • 20 Gimp Logo Design Tutorials 20 Gimp Logo Design TutorialsGimp is free and just as good as Photoshop when it comes to Logo Design. When you are designing a logo, choose to use text, or both text and graphics. Learn to use shadows, textures, patterns, gradients, layers, masks, curves, ...
  • Gimp Flaming Text Effects Tutorial Using Filters Gimp Flaming Text Effects Tutorial Using FiltersIn this tutorial, learn a cheap and easy way to add fire and flames to your text in Gimp 2.8 using just filter effects. All you need to do is print text on a black background, and apply a Wind ...
  • Clay render objects in 3ds Max Clay render objects in 3ds MaxWhen you’re just about finished a model in 3ds max, sometimes a quick clay rendering is needed. You might need an early prototype for the model. A clay rendering is very fast (especially compared to Mental Ray or V-Ray, which can ...
  • Texture Map (Diffuse, Normal, Specular) the German WII HO 229 Flying Wing in 3ds Max Texture Map (Diffuse, Normal, Specular) the German WII HO 229 Flying Wing in 3ds MaxPart 1 … Part 2 In Part 2 of this 3ds Max tutorial, we will Texture Map the German WII HO 229 flying wing model, and use the Unwrap UVW modifier to lay out the surface areas of the model. Then ...
  • Export Gmax OBJ files to 3ds Max Export Gmax OBJ files to 3ds MaxIf you want to export your gmax files, gmax only allows P3D files for exporting. There are no converters for this file format. So what if you are learning 3D modeling or animation on gmax, and want to use the ...
  • Box Modeling the Gun in Nine Steps Box Modeling the Gun in Nine Steps Links to other parts of this tutorial series: 50 Cal Main | Box Model | UVW Unwrap | Normal Map | Diffuse Map | Specular Map | Opacity Map In this tutorial, we will model the gun. To start off, we create ...
  • Flash Rollover Button Tutorial Flash Rollover Button TutorialIn this tutorial you will learn how to make Flash animated buttons for the web. It’s easy to make a rollover button animation for your website. This will involves using a “Tweener Class” you can download from the link below. We ...
  • Microsoft Paint Tutorials for Kids or Beginners Below you will see a few excellent tutorial links and videos for Microsoft’s Paint program. Check them out! Please report any bad links. Thank you. Microsoft Paint Tutorial Very well done MS paint tutorial showing all the basics of the Microsoft Paint ...
  • 3D Text tutorial in 3ds Max 3D Text tutorial in 3ds MaxIn this 3ds Max text tutorial, I will show you the basics of rendering a 3D text animation or a still image of a 3D text logo. To create 3D text is very simple using 3ds Max. You can download the ...
  • Beginner 3ds Max Tutorial – End Table Model with Simple Texture Beginner 3ds Max Tutorial - End Table Model with Simple TextureIn this tutorial, you will use a texture, and map it onto a simple End Table model in 3ds Max. A 1024×1024 TGA bitmap file will be created, containing the original End Table texture and Wood Base Texture. In 3ds max, ...
  • Gimp Animated GIF Tutorial – X-ray Scanner Gimp Animated GIF Tutorial – X-ray ScannerThis tutorial is a Gimp version of the Photoshop X-ray Animation. It just shows you anything you can do in Photoshop, you can do in good old free Gimp. Create an animation in the Animation Playback window. Turn it into an ...
  • SharePoint Designer for Office 365: Sub Folders in the Website Image and Document Libraries SharePoint Designer is a powerful tool to use with your Office 365 Team or Public website. In this tutorial you will learn how to upload tons of images and documents to Libraries, as well as creating sub folders (which are ...
  • Cool Text Animation in Flash Tutorial Cool Text Animation in Flash TutorialIn this Adobe Flash animated text effects tutorial, we will make a cool text animation. We will use our website name and animate the text just using layers and various tools and animation effects available in Adobe Flash Professional. Check ...
  • How to Fix Error 404 on Google Webmaster Tools How to fix 404 errors: It is probably safe to assume that the first time you took a look at the crawl errors displayed on your Google Webmaster Tools, you felt like throwing up your hands in despair. That sinking feeling ...
  • Introduction to C++ Programming for Beginners Learn the fundamentals of C++ programming through our series of tutorials. You can use any C++ compiler in this tutorial series, but we will use the Visual Studio C++ compiler. In this tutorial, you learn how to download and install Microsoft ...
  • What is 3ds Max? An Introduction … What is 3ds Max? An Introduction ... Introduction to 3ds Max for beginners: This awesome piece of software consists of 3D modeling design, realistic animation, and renders of 3D models. There is a free 3ds max trial version to try out (See the 3ds Max download below). You can ...
  • Seamless Illustrator Pattern Tutorial Seamless Illustrator Pattern TutorialLearn how make a pattern in Illustrator. Basically, you create a rectangle and fill it with shapes (squares, circles, hexagons, stars), and other patterns and shapes that you can easily create. Then it is just a matter of arranging the shapes ...
  • Flash Beginner Animation – Layers and Keyframes Tutorial in Flash Professional Flash Beginner Animation - Layers and Keyframes Tutorial in Flash ProfessionalFrame by frame animation in flash In this tutorial, we will be looking at how Keyframes work in Flash layers, and how to use them to create flash animation (for beginners). The animation we will make is a simple counter. It ...
  • Model a WWII Ball Turret in 3ds Max Model a WWII Ball Turret in 3ds Max Actually called the “Sperry Ball Turret”, it was used on B-17 and B-24 bombers of WWII. This tutorial is on modeling the Ball Turret in 3ds Max. You will use background pictures as an aid while you model. You first create ...
  • FumeFX Explosion in 3ds Max FumeFX Explosion in 3ds MaxFumeFx is a powerful plug-in for 3ds Max and Maya. You can create very realistic explosions, fire and smoke animations with real-time physics. It supports 3ds Max Particle Flow, and Space Warps and Mental Ray as well. There are so many ...
  • Create Animated Gif in Photoshop using Frames Create Animated Gif in Photoshop using FramesIn this tutorial I will show you the basics of creating a GIF animation. I created a simple GIF for my Photoshop 3D text tutorial. So I thought it would be easy to make a short tutorial on Frame Animation ...
  • Actionscript 3 Tutorial (Bubble Collision Game) Actionscript 3 Tutorial (Bubble Collision Game) Learn how to program Flash apps in this tutorial. We will go through the creation of circle collision physics using Adobe Flashand Actionscript. Upon clicking on the stage a new circle with random properties will be created. You will learn ...
  • SEO Part 1 – URLs and Domain Names In this first SEO Introduction tutorial (Search Engine Optimization), you will learn how to: * Pick the right domain name extension for your website. * Learn what free domains and paid domains are. * What is a sub domain? * Using SEO Friendly URLs & Permalinks Introduction to ...
  • Animated Clock in Flash Animated Clock in FlashUse the video as a complement to the tutorial. If you have any problems with the tutorial, you will find out how it was done in the video. This tutorial is not just an analog clock animation, but you learn to ...
  • Use Layer Style Effects to create a beautiful wooden texture in Photoshop Use Layer Style Effects to create a beautiful wooden texture in PhotoshopIn this Photoshop tutorial you will learn how to use Layer Style Effects to create a beautiful wooden texture. Layer Style Effects is an easy way to add depth to your textures, and makes it easy to create good artwork. You will ...
  • Simple Card Games for Two Best Card games for two or more players Don’t hit the back button yet. Here are the Top 10 Best Card Game resources that you can find anywhere! We have already done the work for you…no more searching the internet. Card Games Galore! The largest ...
  • Examples of the ‘const’ Statement in C++ In the examples below, we show how useful the feature of using a C++ constant can be. When you use const in a program in C++, for example a global constant, the value in it cannot be changed while the ...
  • Export 3ds Max models into Gmax Export 3ds Max models into GmaxIs your 3ds Max Trial running out? You could buy the full version for $4000. But if you can’t afford it yet, why not export your 3ds Max models to Gmax? You can and it is easy to do. Gmax is ...
  • Photoshop GIF Tutorial Photoshop GIF TutorialThis is a cool tutorial. Take any picture of a human face. Download the skull picture. Then use Photoshop to create an animation of an X-ray scanner. First you need to reshape the skull to the shape of the face. You ...
  • Photoshop Glossy Button Tutorial Photoshop Glossy Button TutorialThis tutorial is on how to make buttons in Photoshop. With Photoshop it is easy to make glossy web buttons. You can make use of buttons on your website or Blog. While this tutorial will only show you how to create a ...
  • Gimp Fire Effect & Animation Gimp Fire Effect & Animation Fire Effects in Gimp using Filters Make 2D still and animated fire! You will learn to use simple tools like a Confetti brush with red, yellow and while colors. Blur and Noise filters do the rest to make your job easy. ...
  • Glass Vray Rendering Tutorial in 3ds Max Glass Vray Rendering Tutorial in 3ds MaxIn this 3ds Max tutorial, we will model and render a wine bottle and glass using a simple Vray Glass Material. Vray is an alternative renderer to Mental Ray, and can produce very good results. Some of the things you will learn: * ...
  • 24 3ds Max Modeling Tutorials for the Beginner 24 3ds Max Modeling Tutorials for the BeginnerWelcome to our roundup of 24 beginner tutorials on 3D modeling in 3ds Max. These free tutorials were carefully selected for the beginner in mind, but a few of the tutorials will be a challenge even for intermediate and advanced ...