Photoshop for Visual Designers: Advanced Techniques with Michael Flarup | Adobe Creative Cloud

Michael Flarup breaks down his icon, branding, and UI design work into actionable Photoshop tips and techniques. You’ll discover everything from essential shortcuts to boost your productivity to the secrets of his signature colorful and dimensional app icon designs. Michael will walk you through how to:

Bend light and make any material using layer styles
Simulate 3D with gradients
Make better shadows
Use Smart Objects in an intelligent way

If you’re an aspiring visual designer and Photoshop is your main tool for creating interfaces, icons, and branding, this session is guaranteed to give you at least one “Wow, I didn’t know Photoshop could do that!” moment.



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