A Case for Good GIFs – Part 1

Great GIFs are an art form. Carefully crafted, pixel by pixel, a beautiful moment captured in precise frames. In the old internet, they were kind of a rarity. This was because their file sizes are huge. Your precious time and data went into loading them. Proof of that is the metric used to measure possible […]

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Taking Control of Photoshop.

Removing the barrier of worrying about my tools helps in getting my ideas and intents into the canvas more naturally. We have to learn to make them our own to direct our focus on improving ourselves. Speed and efficiency were one of the first few things I’ve learned because I had limited time to paint. […]

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Brushes are (Not) Magic.

About a year ago, I stopped hoarding brushes and started focusing on learning how to use the favorite sets I had at the time. If there’s one thing I can recommend to do first, it’s getting a good set of starting brushes. Very concise sets to be specific. Not those artist brush sets that give you […]

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