How to create fireballs and explosions in Photoshop

In this tutorial, you'll learn how to transform a fairly typical road-trip image - with a big blue sky and wide-open spaces - into an apocalyptic battle scene, complete with tanks, guns, parachutists

Published on: March 18th, 2010 Digital Arts Staff

How to create amazing surreal images in Photoshop

Cut-&-paste montages in Photoshop are probably the first creative exercise new pixel jockeys do, after cut-outs and colour conversion. And while it can be a quick process to seamlessly blend a multitude of

Published on: March 4th, 2010 Mike Harrison

Top designers, illustrators join forces to help Haiti

Ben O'Brien -- aka Ben The Illustrator -- and design blog Thunder Chunky have come together to create The Renmen Project, which will sell artwork from leading illustrators and designers to raise money

Published on: February 5th, 2010 Digital Arts Staff

Apple iPad – a great tool for ‘creativity on the go’

So the long mooted Apple iPad is finally here. It's a device that's supposed to take on netbooks at their own game and win, stop working on the train or plane being an

Published on: February 2nd, 2010 Neil Bennett