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Adobe Libraries and the Working Artist

One of the coolest features in Photoshop CC 2015 is the arrival of Adobe Libraries. For the first time ever, you can now store commonly used digital assets for quick …

 
What I’ve Learned By Reading Reviews on Air Conditioners

When we moved into our house over four years ago, our our 15 year old Carrier air conditioner was already limping along. After intermittent issues with the unit, our home …

 
Read This Before You Buy a Wacom Intuos5 Tablet

Today, after barely a year’s worth of intermittent use, my Wacom Intuos5 medium sized tablet stopped working. After a series of tests connecting the device to both Mac and Windows …

 
How to Get Your Online Design Portfolio Noticed

I’m not arguing the merits or demerits of keeping an online portfolio. Suffice to say, having an online portfolio is a must for anyone who works as a visual artist …

 
Turning a Dead Macbook Pro into a Temporary Cable Holder

Last September, you may recall that my stalwart early 2008 model Macbook Pro died from a catastrophic video card failure within two days of purchasing my new 13″ Retina Macbook …

 
Killing Clutter on Sites You Visit

What if this: …could look like this? Like most people, I have web fatigue. There are two types of sites – those full of ads and link bait articles – …