January 17, 2020
Due to the popularity of Toolfarm’s Sale of the Month, we have extended it through 11:59 PM PST Friday Jan. 17, 2020. So there’s still time to save 50% on the award-winning Boris Mocha Pro Plug-in for Adobe.
February 11, 2019
Have you just purchased a license for a plug-in that uses the FxFactory engine? Here’s how to download, install and register the plug-in.
February 4, 2019
Cinemagraphs is a format that combines photos and video. It’s a still photograph where a small area of the image has repeated or looped movement occuring to draw your attention. Cinemagraphs can be published as movies or an animated GIF or in other video formats.
November 13, 2018
Concept Artist Daniel Hahn and Character Artist Jakub Chechelski offer their top tips for creating better textures with Substance Painter.
June 19, 2018
Jim Tierney of Digital Anarchy talks about methods for speeding up Backdrop Designer and getting your backdrops rendered out quickly.
May 22, 2018
Colin from VideoRevealed is the master of demystifying mattes, masks and alpha channels apply to the idea of isolating parts of a frame
May 1, 2018
Sean Dove explains how he used custom displacement maps to create realistic shoelaces in Cinema 4D and Photoshop.
March 26, 2018
NecroVMX shows you how to make any texture seamless in Photoshop. There are free textures you can download from this page and if you can't find what you need, this tutorial at the bottom of the page will help you create your own.
March 26, 2018
This is a Freebie Friday article on sprite generators for After Effects and a tutorial about converting animations into a sprite sheet for unity.
January 16, 2018
Find out how Adobe Photoshop’s new spherical panorama features are an excellent complement to Mocha VR, inside Premiere Pro, for replacing unwanted objects in a 360 video scene.
January 2, 2018
V-RayforC4D user edub offers a quick tip on how to create an isolated VFB bloom & glare effects pass.
October 24, 2017
In honor of the upcoming holidays, Halloween and Dia De Los Muertos (Day of the Dead), Envato Tuts+ offers a step by step tutorial on how to create a photo manipulation of a woman in traditional Calavera (sugar skull) makeup in Adobe Photshop.
October 17, 2017
A LUT, or Look Up Table, is used in the film industry as an easy method of color grading. It’s an array of numbers to control the color of an image, by mapping one color space to another. Simple enough at the surface, but here’s more than you probably want to know about LUTs.
September 6, 2017
Learn the nitty gritty of high quality texturing in Quixel Suite 2 with this video by Georgian Avasilcutei. He shares his workflow with DDO Painter while texturing his latest character.
February 14, 2017
Part 2 of this series on background removal covers Digital Anarchy’s Primatte Chromakey and how to use it with Photoshop for the best workflow possible.
February 13, 2017
If you’re working with still photography, it’s often necessary to cut someone out of the background to place them into a new scene or to add special effects