Planet Photoshop

In Case You Missed Them

Kelby Media Group is publishing a lot of great tutorial content in a variety of areas. Here are some of the ones you may have missed.

NAPP is an organization dedicated to teaching people how to improve their use of Photoshop. Membership includes 10 issues of PhotoshopUser Magazine, access to hundreds of discounts, and access to the members-only website, with thousands of tutorials and product reviews, updated with new content every week. Here are a couple examples of tutorials at

Funky Background Generator
This video tutorial teaches how build creative background graphics.

Adding Magic Light to Photos
Photographers don’t have to wait for the magic hour to take photos. This written tutorial shows them how to add magic light in Photoshop.

For more information about the benefits of membership in NAPP, visit this page.

The content at covers all applications in the Adobe Creative Suite. At Layers, visitors learn about all of the new tools and capabilities in the latest versions of the Create Suite. Stop by the site and find tutorials about Photoshop, Flash, InDesign, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, and more. All of it for free. Click here to see some of the content that has to offer.

Creative Exploration in Photoshop
Open up an image in Photoshop, then explore what kinds of things can be done with tools like lasso, refine edge, layer masks, fill colors, and blend modes.

Creating Quick Graphic Elements in Adobe Illustrator
Follow along with Corey as he shows Illustrator designers how to create some quick graphic elements using Illustrator’s new Width tool, the rotate tool, and keyboard shortcuts.

Posted by Corey Barker

Corey is an education and curriculum developer for KelbyOne. He is a graduate of the Ringling School of Art & Design in Sarasota, FL, with a degree in Illustration. Over the years, Corey has worked as a graphic artist in a variety of disciplines such as illustration, commercial design, large format printing, motion graphics, web design and photography. His expertise in Photoshop and Illustrator have earned him numerous awards in illustration, graphic design and photography. Using Photoshop since version 2, his expertise and creativity have evolved exponentially with every new version, which makes Corey an invaluable addition to the KelbyOne team.