Behance Portfolio Review 2014

I had the chance to organise the official Behance Portfolio Review in London this year. It was an amazing event with a lot of inspiring work and great vibe from all the creatives from London. Check out some of the work presented and meet the reviewers in a short video. Congratulations to Giulia Flamini for…



Top 5 Games for Designers

Gamification is a very smart and trendy concept, which makes learning about difficult subjects fun and playful. It is not an easy task to turn any educational material into an interactive game that is fun to play and still manage to educate the player on the way. In this post I am going to share…



Working with Grids in InDesign

There are many ways to align images and text to perfect your compositions in InDesign and probably one of the best ways is to use grids. There are two type of grids: Document Grid and Baseline Grid. In this tutorial I will walk you through everything you need to know about them from setting them…



Drawing Dashed Lines

There several ways of drawing dashed lines in Photoshop and in this tutorial I will explain my two favourite techniques. I will show you how to use vector shapes and set their stroke up properly and then I will explain how to create a custom brush, which can be used to draw with dashed lines.…



How to Use Buttons in InDesign?

If you ever tried adding interactivity to your InDesign documents you most likely played around with buttons. They are fairly simple features, but to make the most of them you have to dig deeper. Buttons and other interactive features of InDesign like the Multi-state Objects can be very powerful if you know how to use…



Making Selections of People in Photoshop

My new online course is finally here! As a respond to popular demand this course is the ultimate guide for making selections of people in Photoshop. You can learn all the professional tools and techniques starting from basic selections of a person with one coloured background to very complex selections, with hair, transparent details and…

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