As you know, each month, we round up some of the best Photoshop-related content from around the web. This month, there were some excellent Photoshop tutorials and articles to choose from so please take a moment to review our favorites from August 2011.
Captain America Shield in Photoshop
In this tutorial, Abduzeedo will demonstrate how to create Captain America’s shield in Photoshop.
How to Make a Car Advertisement Poster Design
In this tutorial, Creative Fan will show how to create a cool off-road auto advertisement.
How Many Layers?
In this video tutorial, Ctrl+Paint will explain how many layers you will need in your digital painting.
Photoshop Tutorial: Create a Feathery Shoe from Scratch
This tutorial from Pxleyes will show how to create a feathery shoe from scratching using Photoshop.
Cold Beer Glass Illustration
This tutorial from Alfoart will explain how to illustrate a cold beer mug in Photoshop.
Hidden Gems: Quickly Remove Power Lines With Photoshop CS5
In this tutorial, Photoshop Sr. Product Manager Bryan O’Neil Hughes will show how to remove power lines using Photoshop CS5 and the path tool.
Landscape Photography Editing – Gradients & Adjustments
In this tutorial from Psdbox you will learn how to use adjustments to improve your photos.
Create a Detailed Vintage TV from Scratch in Photoshop
In this tutorial from WeGraphics you will learn how to create a detailed vintage television in Photoshop from scratch.
Articles, Inspiration, and Freebies
The Grid: Special Grill Bryan Episode
In this video interview, Photoshop Sr. Product Manager Bryan O’Neil Hughes makes a second appearance in our round up and answers some tough questions from the cast of The Grid.
Stunningly Creative and Unforgettable Print Ads
This showcase of creative and unforgettable print ads includes some excellent examples for inspiration.
30 Designs and Illustrations with Great Masking Techniques
This round up from Design Instruct includes 30 inspiring examples of illustrations that use masking techniques.
Design Trend: Ribbons, Badges and Banners
Ribbons with a 3D look are especially popular right now. In this post Vandelay Design will showcase 30 websites using these types of elements.
Tips for Designing With Multiple Photos
Photography can be a powerful resource for a designer. This post from Design Shack will take a look at some clever and unique ways to create photo-centric designs using multiple images.
30 Examples of Amazing Character Design
In Vandelay Design’s second appearance in this round up they will present some amazing character designs for you to enjoy!
Protecting Yourself as a Designer
As a designer and a businessperson it is important to protect yourself. This article from Web Designer Depot explains some ways that you can protect yourself and business.
Lion UI Kit Preview
This post on Dribble includes some fantastic OSX Lion UI elements that you can use in your mockups.