September 10, 2021
how to create a maze

How to Create a Maze in Affinity Photo/Designer

In this tutorial, you’ll learn how to create a maze in Affinity Photo. The following steps can also be applied to Affinity Designer. Step 1 First, […]
September 3, 2021
create a fractal mirror effect

How to Create a Fractal Mirror Effect in Affinity Photo

In this tutorial, you’ll learn how to create a fractal mirror effect in Affinity Photo. This effect places a piece of a face or the subject […]
August 27, 2021
create a dot pixel effect

Create a Dot Pixel Effect

In this tutorial, we’ll create a dot pixel effect in Affinity Photo. This effect turns images into pixels. It creates graphical 8-bit looking art similar to […]
August 21, 2021
history of album cover art

History of Album Cover Art

What makes a person want to buy an album? Usually, it’s the music that the musical artist puts on the album. But what if the person […]
August 20, 2021
smoke effect in affinity photo

How to Create a Smoke Effect in Affinity Photo

In this tutorial, you’ll learn how to create a smoke effect in Affinity Photo. We’ll be using smoke brushes to create this effect. The smoke effect […]
August 13, 2021
ghost effect in affinity photo

How to Create a Ghost Effect in Affinity Photo

In this tutorial, you’ll learn how to create a ghost effect in Affinity Photo. This is an interesting effect to use to add a horror element […]
August 6, 2021
colorize black and white images

Colorize Black and White Images in Affinity Photo

In this tutorial, you’ll learn how to colorize black and white images in Affinity Photo. Black and white photography began in 1826 by Joseph Niépce of […]
August 1, 2021
the history of postcards

The History of Postcards

In the digital age, where we can send images and messages to someone via cell phone, postcards were once a popular form of communication. Postcards allowed […]
July 30, 2021
create a vintage postcard

How to Create a Vintage Postcard in Affinity Photo

In this tutorial, you’ll learn how to create a vintage postcard in Affinity Photo. The first postcard, that was used commercially, was created in 1861 by […]
July 23, 2021
how to create a cyanotype

How to Create a Cyanotype Effect in Affinity Photo

In this tutorial, you’ll learn how to create a cyanotype effect in Affinity Photo. Cyanotype originated in 1842, and it was created by English scientists Sir […]
July 16, 2021
create realistic water reflections

Create Realistic Water Reflections in Affinity Photo

In this tutorial, you’ll learn how to create realistic water reflections in Affinity Photo. This technique is good to use when you want to add water […]
July 9, 2021
psychedelic poster in affinity photo

How to Create a Psychedelic Poster in Affinity Photo

In this tutorial, you’ll learn how to create a psychedelic poster in Affinity Photo. This psychedelic style became popular in the 1960s, and it’s a revival […]
July 4, 2021
5 rules of composition

5 Rules of Composition for Graphic Designers

All great designs use composition. Photography, film, music, and other creative works use composition. In graphic design, composition (AKA page layout) refers to organizing the elements […]
July 2, 2021
how to create dust

How to Create Dust in Affinity Photo

In this tutorial, you’ll learn how to create dust in Affinity Photo. By adding dust to images, you create a feel of atmosphere to your images. […]
June 25, 2021
how to create light rays

How to Create Light Rays in Affinity Photo

In this tutorial, you’ll learn how to create light rays in Affinity Photo. With this effect, you’ll be able to add light rays to landscape images […]
June 20, 2021
best graphic design software

Best Graphic Design Software of 2021

In this article, we’ll look at the best graphic design software of 2021. This list includes both free and paid software. However, this list doesn’t include […]
June 18, 2021
how to create a planet

How to Create a Planet in Affinity Photo

In this tutorial, you’ll learn how to create a planet in Affinity Photo. This technique uses different blending modes, the spherical filter, and textured images to […]
June 11, 2021
turn yourself to stone

How to Turn Yourself to Stone in Affinity Photo

In this tutorial, you’ll learn how to turn yourself to stone in Affinity Photo. This effect is useful for creating realistic or surreal photo composites. Before […]
June 4, 2021
unique parallax scrolling websites

6 Unique Parallax Scrolling Websites

A popular web design trend for 2021 is parallax scrolling. Parallax scrolling has been around for years, and it continues to remain prevalent in web design. […]
June 4, 2021
photo into stencil art

Turn a Photo Into Stencil Art in Affinity Photo

In this tutorial, we will turn a photo into stencil art in Affinity Photo. A stencil is a device that’s used to apply a design, pattern, […]
May 29, 2021
hope poster analysis

HOPE Poster Analysis

In 2008, graphic designer and contemporary street artist Shepard Fairey created a poster of Barack Obama. This poster started out as a piece of street art, […]
May 28, 2021
create a hope poster

How to Create a Hope Poster in Affinity Photo

In this tutorial, we’ll learn how to create a hope poster in Affinity Photo. This famous style design was used in 2008 for Barack Obama’s presidential […]
May 21, 2021
kaleidoscope effect in affinity photo

How to Create a Kaleidoscope Effect in Affinity Photo

In this tutorial, we’ll learn how to create a kaleidoscope effect in Affinity Photo. A kaleidoscope is an optical, tubular instrument that consists of mirrors. The […]
May 14, 2021
light leak effect in affinity photo

How to Create a Light Leak in Affinity Photo

In this tutorial, we’ll learn how to create a light leak in Affinity Photo. A light leak is created when the seal from a film camera’s […]
May 8, 2021
cool animated logos

7 Cool Animated Logos

One of the many graphic design trends for 2021 is animated logos. Companies use logos to establish their brands’ image, and animated logos do this too. […]
May 7, 2021
daguerreotype vintage photo effect

Daguerreotype Vintage Photo Effect in Affinity Photo

In this tutorial, we’ll create Daguerreotype vintage photo effect in Affinity Photo. This effect is derived from Daguerreotype photography. This type of photography was created by […]
April 30, 2021
cinematic color grading

Cinematic Color Grading in Affinity Photo

In this tutorial, we’ll learn how to do cinematic color grading in Affinity Photo. Color grading is essentially the process that’s used to enhance a photo. […]
April 23, 2021
dual lighting effect

How to Create a Dual Lighting Effect in Affinity Photo

In this tutorial, you’ll learn how to create a dual lighting effect in Affinity Photo. Dual lighting is a popular photography effect that is often used […]
April 16, 2021
turn day to night

How to Turn Day to Night

In this tutorial, we’ll learn how to turn day to night in Affinity Photo. We’ll do two different methods to create this effect. Before you begin […]
April 9, 2021
how to create lightning

How to Create Lightning in Affinity Photo

In this tutorial, we’ll learn how to create lightning in Affinity Photo. This effect will allow you to add an interesting/dramatic look to your images. You […]