Illustrated magazine covers have been on a decline. This is because publishers has replaced illustrated covers with photographic images. Unlike in the 1920s up to the 60s when magazines were focused in creative and original artwork to attract readership, today’s magazines are almost identical in appearance with the photos of celebrities gracing their covers.
Stock photos can be purchased online and it will cost you anything between 0 and $20 dollars. If you are a newcomer and do not have the budget to buy stock photos, then you should try searching for sites that allows you to download stock photos that you can use in your projects for free. In this round up, therefore, we try to list down the 26 top stock photo sites that offer free (open-source) downloadable images.
For photographers, one major source of inspiration especially for outdoor photography, is the National Geographic photo gallery. These photographs were taken by professional and amateur photographers and are really meant to be used as wallpapers.
In this post, I am going to list down 20 very simple yet very useful Photoshop text effects tutorials. The techniques used to create these text effects are not only useful for learning how to make special effects for all kinds of objects but also in giving you basic ideas on many of Photoshop’s filters and commands.