12 Excellent And Useful Design Process Tutorials 1
Read Full Post

12 Excellent And Useful Design Process Tutorials

Designers love all of those tutorials and design processes that can help them to learn more and more everyday and give them direction to design more beautiful and attractive artworks. We know this very well and SmashingApps is all about to feature all those smashing stuffs that are free and useful for designers. Today, we are going to list down 12 Excellent And Useful Design Process Tutorials. We hope you all will like this collection.

Label Package Design Creation Process

Label Package Design Creation Process

This is a beautiful label package design creation process from Start to Finish by Expert Graphic Designer, Lauren Peone of laurendesigns.

By Team
40+ Must-See Resources And Inspirational Collections For Designers To Discover The Best Of The Web In March 2
Read Full Post

40+ Must-See Resources And Inspirational Collections For Designers To Discover The Best Of The Web In March

We are always in search of great free resources, tips, tricks, etc. for our readers. Every day we work hard
to find new resources and inspiration for designers like you. Today, we have another great post, “Discover the Best of the Web” on SmashingApps. In this, we made a list of 40+ Must-See Resources And Inspirational Collections For Designers. We obviously cannot cover all the best from the web, but we have tried to cover as much as possible.

30+ Excellent & Inspirational Digital Paintings

30+ Excellent & Inspirational Digital Paintings

By Team
17 Adobe AIR Apps That Can Save Your Time 3
Read Full Post

17 Adobe AIR Apps That Can Save Your Time

Adobe AIR is a cross-platform runtime environment for building rich Internet applications using Adobe Flash, Adobe Flex, HTML, or Ajax. It’s popularity is increasing every day and getting more lovers who are using tools developed on Adobe AIR for diversified purposes. Designers are the top on the list in those lovers and this list is specially for designers who can save their time and complete their task in the less time using these little but simple AIR apps. But you probably will like this if you are developer, office worker, manager, supervisor, student, home user, etc. Because we make sure to add something interesting for everyone. Most of them are not very well-known, but they are really amazing in respect to their features. The best thing about these apps that they are cross-platform using Adobe’s AIR technology. Just take a look at them and share your thought here.

ImageSizer

imagesizer

ImageSizer is an application built to resize, optimize and rename a batch of jpg images producing a zip file containing the images. ImageSizer also allows users to resize images that are greater than 2880px by 2800px, however the resized images cannot be greater than this size. As often as you want to resize images, you find you also want to cut just that little bit off the image. Well now you can do, with the built-in Crop tool.

By Team
11 Great Resources And Inspirations Of Current Design Trends 4
Read Full Post

11 Great Resources And Inspirations Of Current Design Trends

Getting an idea and inspiration is sometimes really hard and when you are planning to start your new web design project and you are curiously finding for a mind blowing web design inspiration so you don’t want to spend too much time and want to get start something as soon as you can. But most of the time, your mouse is not moving around as you want or your hand is not in your creative control or maybe when you are just tired and do not have creative mood to work. So if you want to get fresh your creative man or come up with some creative web design ideas or just need to motivate and inspire yourself with current design trends, we are today listing down 11 Great Resources And Inspirations Of Current Design Trends. This list is not long in numbers but I promise you that when you start browsing them in details it will must boost your creative design ideas professionally and motivate you for to design your project in such a way that people will never forget that you have made it!

Web Design Trends For 2009

Web Design Trends For 2009

In this post, you will find Web design trends for 2009 like recent developments, new design elements and new graphic approaches.

By Team
43 Really Useful Photoshop Tutorials For Excellent 3d Effects 5
Read Full Post

43 Really Useful Photoshop Tutorials For Excellent 3d Effects

Designers love all of those tutorials that can help them to learn more and more everyday and give them direction to design more beautiful and attractive creative works. We know this very well and SmashingApps is all about to feature all those smashing stuffs that are free and useful for designers. Today, we are going to list down 43 Brilliant Photoshop Tutorials For Excellent 3d Effects. We hope you all will like this collection.

Create A Shiny 3D Snooker Ball In Photoshop

Create a Shiny 3D Snooker Ball in Photoshop

By Team
8 Excellent Free Websites To Enjoy Your Weekend Or Just For Fun 6
Read Full Post

8 Excellent Free Websites To Enjoy Your Weekend Or Just For Fun

What do you do normally on weekends? Find a way to get busy in something to refresh your minds? This post will make you busy on your weekends to spend your time in more interesting way. Here we are listing down few of the unique free websites that are fun to use for everyone of you. This is the post in which you will know about 8 Excellent Free Websites To Enjoy Your Weekend Or Just For Fun.

Hollywood Hair Makeover

Hollywood Hair Makeover

With Hollywood Hair Makeover, you can try on your favorite star styles and colors before you make a trip to the salon. Just upload your photo or choose a model and let the transformations begin. Print your favorite looks and e-mail them to friends.

By Team
43 Incredibly Useful Collection of Tutorials, Resources, Inspirations etc To Discover The Best Of The Web In February 7
Read Full Post

43 Incredibly Useful Collection of Tutorials, Resources, Inspirations etc To Discover The Best Of The Web In February

We are always in search of great free resources, tips, tricks, etc. for our readers. Every day we work hard to find new resources and inspiration for designers like you. Today, we have another great post, “Discover the Best of the Web” on SmashingApps. In this, we made a list of 43 Incredibly Useful Collection of Tutorials, Resources, Inspirations etc. We obviously cannot cover all the best from the web, but we have tried to cover as much as possible.

40 Incredible Digital Painting Portraits

40 Incredible Digital Painting Portraits

By Team
11 Free And Useful Open-Source Alternatives For Designers 8
Read Full Post

11 Free And Useful Open-Source Alternatives For Designers

We have lots of commercial software available to use on different platform to complete our different work, but they are not free and sometime we do not able to purchase. Don’t worry about it, today we are listing here 11 Free And Useful Open-Source Alternatives For Designers in which most of them are cross-platform. There are many alternative available for single software, but I just tried to list down some very similar and useful alternative. You might not be able to enjoy all the features as original software but it will really help you to perform your task in a better way when your pocket does not allow you to purchase commercial software.

Blender

Blender

Alternative: Autodesk 3ds Max

Blender is the free open source 3D content creation suite, available for all major operating systems. It includes tools for modeling – fast subdivision surface and polygon tools, multi-resolution mesh sculpting, metaballs, NURBS, vector fonts, and curves; uv mapping; shaders and texturing – both paint based and node based; ik and fk animation tools with rigging, constraints, skinning, morph targets, drivers, deformers, and modifiers; simulation tools including hard bodies, soft body, cloth, and fluids; and particle systems including hair. Blender has integrated rendering with both its native renderer and the raytracer Yafray as well supporting many external renderers; and python based scripting.

By Team
45 Must-See Incredible Resources And Inspirational Collection To Discover The Best Of The Web In January 10
Read Full Post

45 Must-See Incredible Resources And Inspirational Collection To Discover The Best Of The Web In January

We are always in search of great free resources, tips, tricks, etc. for our readers. Every day we work hard to find new resources and inspiration for designers like you. Today, we have another great post, “Discover the Best of the Web” on SmashingApps. In this, we make a list of 45 Must-See Incredible Resources And Inspirational Collection. We obviously cannot cover all the best from the web, but we will try to cover as much as possible.

40 Brilliantly Photoshopped Print Ads

40 Brilliantly Photoshopped Print Ads

By Team
13 Online Free Web Apps That You Would Really Love To Use 11
Read Full Post

13 Online Free Web Apps That You Would Really Love To Use

Today, we are publishing another list of 13 online free web based applications that are very helpful for you to process your daily work (Part 3). Whether you are designer, developer, office worker, manager, supervisor, student, home user, etc. But we make sure to add something interesting for everyone. Most of them are not very well-known, but they are really amazing in respect to their features. Just take a look at them and share your thought here.

Cozi

cozi

Cozi is a free web service that helps families manage crazy schedules, track shopping and to-do lists, organize household chores, stay in communication and share memories—all in one place.

By Team
31 Most Colorful Collection Of High Quality Free Texture Packs 12
Read Full Post

31 Most Colorful Collection Of High Quality Free Texture Packs

High quality texture, backgrounds and patterns are the most demanded freebies on the internet. Designers love all of those textures that can help their designs to become more beautiful and attractive. We know this very well and SmashingApps is all about to feature all those smashing stuffs that are free and useful for designers. Today, we are going to list down 31 Most Colorful Collection Of High Quality Texture Packs. We hope you all will like this collection.

Textures 05 – Stock Pack

Textures 05 - Stock Pack

This is a set of 4 beautiful texture 2300 x 3000 pixel size of 300 dpi images.

By Team
21 Really Stunning Photoshopped Photos For Creative Inspiration 13
Read Full Post

21 Really Stunning Photoshopped Photos For Creative Inspiration

There are hundreds of posts available on the internet about photoshop and photo manipulation. You probably have also seen many photos or images that have been photoshopped and inspire others. But our post today is something different. In this post we are listing 21 Really Stunning Photoshopped Photos For Creative Inspiration. We listed here some digital paintings to vector artwork, photo manipulation to visual effects, color work to character design. These are the wonder creations of designers who use their creativity with a different angle and approach to get the result that makes a difference.

aslan

By Team
21 Simple But Impressive Corporate Web Designs Of Top Brands 14
Read Full Post

21 Simple But Impressive Corporate Web Designs Of Top Brands

Where do you go normally when you are planning to start your new web design project and you are curiously finding for a mind blowing web design inspiration or just want yourself to bring up with some amazing creative ideas which can help you to create your web design project like it will make a trend or inspiration for others. But sometimes, your mouse is not moving around as you want or your hand is not in your creative control or maybe when you are just tired and do not have creative mood to work. So if you want to get fresh your creative man or come up with some creative web design ideas or just need to motivate and inspire yourself, we are today listing down 21 Simple But Impressive Corporate Web Designs Of Top Brands. This list is not long in numbers but I promise you that when you start browsing them in details it will must boost your creative web design ideas professionally and motivate you for design your web design something which people will never forget that you have made it!

General Electric Company

General Electric Company

By Team
23 Awesome Photos That Look Like They're Photoshopped But Are Not 15
Read Full Post

23 Awesome Photos That Look Like They’re Photoshopped But Are Not

There are hundreds of posts available on the internet about photoshop and photo manipulation. You probably have also seen many photos or images that have been photoshopped and inspire others. But our post today is something different. In this post we are listing 23 Awesome Photos That Look Like They’re Photoshopped But Are Not. These are the wonder creations of photographers who use their creativity with a different angle and approach to get the result that makes a difference.

By Team
31 Incredible Resources And Inspirations For Designers Like You To Discover The Best Of The Web In November 16
Read Full Post

31 Incredible Resources And Inspirations For Designers Like You To Discover The Best Of The Web In November

We are always in the search of great free resources, tips and tricks, etc for our readers. Every day, we works hard to find new resources and features them here for you. Today, we have another great post Discover The Best Of The Web on SmashingApps. In this, we will find and make a list of 31 Incredible Resources And Inspirations For Designers Like You To Discover The Best Of The Web In November. Maybe, we could not cover all of the best from around the web but we will try our best to cover as much as possible.

36 Beautiful Drawing Artworks – Winter Inspiration

36 Beautiful Drawing Artworks - Winter Inspiration

By Team
33 Exceptional Logo Re branding In 2008 For Your Inspiration 17
Read Full Post

33 Exceptional Logo Re branding In 2008 For Your Inspiration

This is the post dedicated to the logo branding of few of the top brands in 2008. This post will give you an idea in one place for great logo design trends in this age. It helps you to boost up your creative men who are willing to create the new logo for his client or himself. Overall, logos showing in this list are simple, sleek and decent having a look of current web 2.0 trend. The usage of color scheme, font selection and look and feel of presentation is really cool and attractive. This list is not long in numbers, but I promise you that when you start watching them in detail it will must boost your creative logo design ideas professionally and motivate you to design your new logo in a way that people will never forget that you have made it. This is a list of 33 Exceptional Logo Rebranding In 2008 For Your Inspiration and Information.

Discovery Channel

Discovery Channel

By Team
35 Mindblowing Inspirations And Resources For Designers And Developers To Discover The Best Of The Web In October 18
Read Full Post

35 Mindblowing Inspirations And Resources For Designers And Developers To Discover The Best Of The Web In October

We are always in the search of great free resources, tips and tricks, etc for our readers. Every day, we works hard to find new resources and features them here for you. Today, we have another great post Discover The Best Of The Web on SmashingApps. In this, we will find and make a list of 35 Mindblowing Inspirations And Resources For Designers And Developers To Discover The Best Of The Web In October. Maybe, we could not cover all of the best from around the web but we will try our best to cover as much as possible.

70+ Impressive artworks – Autumn Inspiration

70+ Impressive artworks - Autumn Inspiration

By Team
Thank You Our Valued Sponsors To Be With Us In The Month Of October 19
Read Full Post

Thank You Our Valued Sponsors To Be With Us In The Month Of October

This is a post in which we want to say a big Thank You to the SmashingApps’ fastest growing community for regularly visiting our blog. . Do you want to be the first one to know the latest happenings at SmashingApps.com just subscribe to our rss feed. But how can we forget to say a Great Thank You to our valued sponsors who help us to make this blog possible in reach of everyone in the month of october as well.

Do you want to get noticed? Advertise with us and feel the difference!

Smashing Apps always welcome new sponsors for our large and diversified visitor base from 188 countries. They are designers, developers, internet marketers, bloggers, IT entrepreneurs, etc. You will get noticed by the thousands of visitors every day. Moreover, a monthly recognition post to thank you as our valued sponsors. Are you really interested? Click here to contact us or see advertisement section for more information on advertising details.

By Team