125+ Ultimate Round-Up of Illustrator Tutorials

When it comes to web and graphic design, Adobe Illustrator is usually the primary option to consider. However, the software package itself is a quite hard to learn — and extremely hard to master.

125+ Ultimate Round-Up of Illustrator Tutorials

Why I need to look any Illustrator tutorial? Out of many reasons there are three reasons for simple explanations. First, Illustrator offers a variety of advanced tools to smooth out your design, optimize structure proportions and emphasize some beautiful details. Second, if you have some experience with Illustrator then it is easy to learn the basics and quickly produce very impressive and beautiful results. And Third, its capable of creating any type of stunning effects, all waiting at your finger tips.

It’s been months, since we have been Rounding-Up interesting, useful and creative Illustrator Tutorials which can help you to create great designs.

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Motion and Blur Photography for Inspiration

Motion blur is the apparent streaking of rapidly moving objects in a still image or a sequence of images such as a movie or animation.

Motion and Blur Photography for Inspiration

When you see a picture that showcases a motion blur in action photography, you may think only professionals can achieve something like that. But you can too! All it takes is some astute shutter speed, aperture value setting and a lot of trial and error. However, there are some simple ways to make your pictures look like a pro’s. Here in this showcase, we presenting a Beautiful collection of Motion and Blur Photography in which all photographs are linked and lead to the source – the respective photographers.

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Giveaway! Win 2000 Business Cards and Much More from UPrinting – Winners!

Few weeks ago, we created a contest at instantShift called Giveaway! Win 2000 Business Cards and Much More from UPrinting had announced the giveaway of total 2,000 high-quality, professional business cards and 1 free 18×24 Canvas Print to our readers. We want to thank you all for such a good response. You can find the winners information below.

Giveaway! Win 2000 Business Cards and Much More from UPrinting – Winners!

In case, If you missed the giveaway, make sure you ready for next one as we going to create more such giveaways in future.

Congratulations to all three of the winners!

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A Collection of Pixar Animated Short Films

PIXAR needs no Introduction. If you like movies then you already have seen many of Pixar films and short animations. Pixar seems to be making a simple statement about what they can do with computer animation, and they have been tremendously successful. Many of you must have remembered that how a standard desk lamp watches a small ball roll across the table beside him, closely followed by a small desk lamp chasing it and pushing it all over the place.

A Collection of Pixar Animated Short Films

Since Starting Pixar managed to come straight out and begin their career with a flawless animation film.

When I took computer animation classes in college. We were shown some of Pixar’s shorts, including: Luxo, Tin toy, and Red’s Dream. The range of emotion shown in these early films is amazingly wonderful. So we decide to present A Collection of Pixar Short Films in this showcase which helps you to know PIXAR better.

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11 Tips to Reduce Server Load and Save Bandwidth

In a continuous growing environment, it is important that server plays it’s responsible role as required. However, there are some peak times when your server give-up or you cross your desired bandwidth limit. A server could be crashed by dozens of reasons, with each reason having several possibilities, with each possibility having dozens of solutions committing their existence. This could impose a huge amount of confusion for a small group of developers.

11 Tips to Reduce Server Load and Save Bandwidth

One thing we’ve noticed while managing few websites – in many cases they aren’t the fastest sites on the world-wide-web. While much of this may be due to the host server’s configuration, some of the performance issues are caused by things you can control.

In this article, we present Best Tips to Reduce Server Load and Save Bandwidth for your growing websites.

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120 Best Free Blogger Templates Around

The idea of this post is to serve as a one stop solution for the Best Blogger Templates. All of them are Free! We have provided you the links for download and demo, so you can easily go and integrate them in your blogger blog.

120 Best Free Blogger Templates Around

Blogger is a blog publishing tool which like all other Google products is free and provides an amazingly intuitive user interface. Starting your own blog is a piece of cake, where you just need to setup a domain name and start posting.

However, it is vital for your blog to look neat and professional. Google does provide you with the basic blogger templates, but the best part is that you can customize your blog and add whichever template you want. As you would imagine there are thousands of free templates out there (there are paid themes too), choosing the best one would be a very tedious and painful task.

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