How to Create Textures in Photoshop CC

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Adobe Photoshop CC has many tools that can help you design a better image. One of which is the Filter Gallery, where you can create textures to your heart’s content. We’ve all seen textures before—ranging from digital snake scales to tree bark—but how do you create textures using Photoshop? In this article we’ll show you how to create a texture in Photoshop CC. And then explain how to apply that texture to another image. Step 1: Set Up Your Document As always, the first thing you need to do is set up your file. There are no specific dimensions required…

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How to Convert an Image to a Vector in Adobe Illustrator

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There are two types of digital image: rasters and vectors. Raster images are made up of individual pixels, and contain tremendous amounts of detail. However, you can’t enlarge them without losing quality. A vector image is made from lines and shapes. They’re usually less detailed, but you can make them as big as you like without losing anything. When you’ve got a raster graphic that’s too small for your needs, the solution is to convert the image to a vector. And you can do this in Adobe Illustrator. It’s a quick and simple process, and produces excellent results. Here’s how…

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