Posts Tagged ‘Retro’

Retro Movie Posters of James White

July 12, 2013  |  Photoshop  |  , , , ,  |  Comments Off

James White, otherwise known аѕ Signalnoise, іѕ аn artist аnd illustrator based іn Halifax, Nova Scotia. White іѕ wеll-knοwn fοr hіѕ retro style, аnd over thе being hаѕ bееn featured іn many publications, including Psdtuts+. In thіѕ article, wе wіll take a look аt ѕοmе οf ουr favorite nеw pieces frοm hіѕ portfolio.

Rocketeer Comic Cover

Terminator 2: Judgment Day

Indiana Jones Trilogy

Masters οf thе Universe


Thе Scientist

Thе Villain

Thе Thing

Blade Runner

Thе Smuggler

Drive Movie Poster


Create a Retro Sign from Scratch Using Advanced Techniques in Photoshop – Tuts+ Premium Tutorial

April 18, 2013  |  Photoshop  |  , , , , , , , , , , ,  |  Comments Off

In this Tuts+ Premium tutorial, Stephen Petrany will push Photoshop to its limits to produce a realistic neon sign. He will use several techniques, ranging from simple to advanced, to help us create and texture a neon sign within Photoshop. We will explore how to use Smart Objects, create custom textures, manipulate Layer Styles and create custom brushes. This tutorial is available exclusively to Tuts+ Premium Members. If you are looking to take your typography skills to the next level then Log in or Join Now to get started!View the TutorialTuts+ Premium Members can login now for instant access to...

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Create a Retro Racing Game – Tuts+ Premium

January 26, 2013  |  iPhone  |  , , , , ,  |  Comments Off

In this tutorial series, you’ll learn how to create a Retro Racing game. The objective of the game is to get to the finish line without hitting an obstacle. Read on!Tutorial TeaserStep 1: Application OverviewUsing pre-generated graphics we will code an entertaining game using Lua and the Corona SDK API’s.The player will be able to control a racing car to avoid obstacles, you can modify the parameters in the code to customize the game.Step 2: Target DeviceThe first thing we have to do is select the platform we want to run our app within, this way we’ll be able...

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Draw a Retro Gameboy From Scratch in Photoshop

October 2, 2012  |  Photoshop  |  , , , , ,  |  Comments Off

Attempting to replicate real life objects in Photoshop is great practice. In this tutorial we will explain how to create a realistic, retro Gameboy device using Photoshop’s powerful feature set. Let’s get started!Tutorial AssetsThe following assets were used during the production of this tutorial.Grunge Textures Vol3 from WeGraphics1943 Newspaper Stock from ekoh-stockFingerprint from brokenartsStep 1Start by making a new file with size 800 px × 800 px.Step 2Activate Rounded Rectangle tool. In the Option Bar set Fill color to #b2bbb6 and Stroke to None. Set the Radius to 10 px. Drag to draw a tall rounded rectangle.Step 3Activate Direct Selection...

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How to Make a Retro Style Event Postcard from Scratch

July 17, 2012  |  Samples  |  , , , , ,  |  Comments Off

Spicing up an upcoming event or celebration can be achieved using postcards. They can be used as invitations or after- party souvenirs. Achieving the postcard’s full potential can be done by making a catchy and remarkable postcard design. In line with this, today’s creative session will feature a tutorial on how to make a retro style postcard design for your upcoming event.   Below is the final product of this tutorial: This time we will be focusing more on the creative use of typography in making postcard designs. Note that you’ll be supplying your own text or event details in this tutorial.   Before we start...

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