N.S.L: WEEK 172 – Adobe Photoshop CC 2014 “Apply Effect at Canvas Bounds”

I’m a little embarrassed at how excited I am for such a small feature that most folks are going to overlook =D

I think it just bugged me that selections didn’t work this way and my brains thought it should =P Continue reading


N.S.L: WEEK 171 – Adobe Illustrator CC 2014 “Curvature Tool”

Think of the Curvature Tool as a new version of the Pen Tool. Continue reading

N.S.L: WEEK 170 – Adobe Photoshop CC 2014 “Flame Filter”

New feature in Adobe Photoshop CC 2014 October drop, we can now render flame.

New feature Adobe Photoshop CC 2014
Flame Filter in Adobe Photoshop CC 2014

This new feature goes by several different names. If you’re looking for it on the Adobe site, it’s called a Flame Scripted Pattern. Continue reading

N.S.L: WEEK 169 – Adobe Illustrator CC 2014 “Join Tool”

I went to Adobe Max this year!!! It was my first time =) We got some new features fore Adobe Illustrator CC Oct 2014.

Vector Fish Drawing in Adobe Illustrator CC
Blue fish with the Join Tool

The first one that caught my attention was Join Tool. It’s going to be a big help when you’re working with the Pencil Tool.

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N.S.L: WEEK 168 – Adobe Photoshop CC 2014 “Marquee Tools Basics”

I don’t know what it is, but I’ve been focusing on basics for Adobe Photoshop. Part of me wants to go through all of the tools in the Tools Panel. If that’s the plan, I’m already messing up because I’ve been looking into the Marquee Tools.

A HUGE part of working in Photoshop is creating selections. Continue reading