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Banner brushes for Photoshop, Affinity Photo etc

Added a selection of 100 new brushes / shapes (designs) to the banner brushes set all in EPS format. The brushes are all for royalty free, commercial use, no credit is required. All the artworks are by / Andrew Buckle.  The banner brushes are for use in Photoshop, elements, PSP, Affinity Photo, Corel Photo-paint, CorelDRAW and many others. The artworks can be combined in 1000s of ways, re-colored, blended, used with 3D features and more

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Perspective filter in Affinity Photo

Perspective filter The perspective filter in Affinity Photo (from Serif) is a super powerful transformation tool for all kinds of images. The perspective filter can be used with the background image as well as any number of layers in Affinity Photo. The filter can be found via the filter menu and distort category. The tool can be used in a single plane perspective as well as dual plane. The tool can be used to distort images etc in countless ways as well as just add a subtle nudge to a layer that is slightly out of perspective to the background or other layers. The perspective for the layers is controlled via the handles while the filter is active. The perspective filter is  available as a live filter layer as well as a standard filter effect.  If you want to use the perspective filter with blending modes then you will have to duplicate the existing layer. If you use the live filter version then the blending modes and opacity are pre-included. The live filter layer can be added to all…

How to create radial speed lines in Krita (for use in Manga etc)

How to create radial speed lines in Krita painting applications (for use in Manga comics, illustrations etc). You can use the powerful assistant tool to draw lines from a particular origin point while using the freehand brush tool in Krita. All kinds of powerful radial speed lines can be created using pencils as well as ink and more by using the assistants in Krita. Here is a quick tutorial as well as a video tutorial on how to do this in Krita. You can vary the background, the origin point, distances, brushes used, the colors used, on layers and much more (as well as add effects etc)

Spiral plugin free tool for Illustrator (mac)

Spiral plugin freebie tool from graphicxtras Just added a (mac 10.12 only at the moment) spiral plugin tool (based on my earlier spiral plugin release for graphicxtras) as a free plugin release. It contains 5 plugins in total and can be used to create 1000s of unique spiral designs. The plugin has no presets etc so the results can be varied but with a little practise and use of the modifiers (shift, cmd, option key, space etc) all kinds of interesting and oddball and basic spirals can be generated using the set

Intending to add additional plugins to the tool later as well as it is also an experiment for me to add tools to CC 2017 (all my plugins were for Illustrator CS5 CS4 etc before that)

To install the plugin set, just add the aip to the user account (accessed via the library go to command in the finder) and add the plugin to the application support etc section for Illustrator.

The plugin appears in the toolbar with 5 plugins beneath the line segment tool…

Tutorials for Photoshop, Affinity Photo, Illustrator etc - added lots of new tutorials etc