Creating cast shadows for small icons
In the following two blog posts, we’d like to share our method of creating cast shadows in Photoshop. In this first post we’ll let you in on how we make cast shadows for small icons. In the next blogpost we will show you how we usually create cast shadows for larger icons, eg. for webapps and native OSX apps.
Setting Type for User Interfaces
Good read here.
While we read, our eyes move unpredictably from word to word, rather than in a linear fashion.
Closing all layer groups (folders) at once in Photoshop
Did you know that you can close more than one layer group (folders) at a time in Photoshop’s Layer palette? You can with just two quick steps. Control + click the arrow on the left side of aGroup layer (folder) in the Layer palette and choose Close All Other Groups. Now you’ll have to Control + click click the same arrow again and select Close This Group, because Adobe didn’t provide us with a “Close All Groups” menu item.