More Photoshop 3D stuff – ElectricRain

ElectricRain has been one of my favorite 3D tools for web content (though I rarely have call to use it). Now, they’ve made things even easier with the introduction of Swift3D PS, a plugin for Photoshop CS4 Extended. Here’s why eRain says you need it: Create, bevel and extrude 3D text from any font in…

Cut & Paste Design Competition

Check it out. The Cut & Paste design competition is rolling soon! Over at PhotoshopTechniques.com, we’ve tossed similar ideas around behind the scenes, but for many reasons never went anywhere with it. The whole idea of remixing Photoshop live is really taking off, and I’d really like to see the same concepts applied to things…

Getting bent in AIR

I haven’t been much into scripting or programming lately, choosing instead to focus on visual design and photography. However, the new stuff coming up around visual effects makes it a compelling new arena for creative artists who want to tackle the latest and greatest tools. Aaron Conran has blogged about the new Pixel Bender Explorer…

Flash panels via ExtendScript!

Adobe – Developer Center : PatchPanels: Integrating your ExtendScript Want to get started on building Flex applications for your shiny, new Master Collection? Start here! This one starts off by getting the foreground RGB value from the host CS4 suite application, and share that information across Flash, Photoshop and Illustrator CS4. Get your scripting hats…