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Dribbble Invite Giveaway! Get Drafted Now!

Dribbble Invite GiveawayUpdate: Congrats to Sheena Oosten for winning the Dribbble invite. Thanks to everyone who participated. You’re all very talented and I’m hoping I had a lot more to invites to give away, but I’ll post them whenever I’m given more.

Dribbble is show and tell for creatives. Designers, developers and other creatives share shots — small screenshots of the designs and applications they are working on. I’ve been getting several emails from people asking for invites. There was even someone I used to know who never ever got in touch with me in the past but surprisingly wrote me asking for a Dribbble invite. Very thoughtful, yeah? :\

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Win Training Videos in Professional Photography Retouching: Winners Announced!

Photoshop Retouching Training Videos

A few weeks ago, we held a contest here at Dawghouse Design Studio, giving away two (2) Professional Photography Retouching training videos to five (5) of our lucky readers who will be chosen at random. It is finally time to announced the winners! Now I know all you folks have been eagerly waiting for this so I would really like to apologize for the slight delay [ ... ]

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Giveaway: Win Training Videos in Professional Photography Retouching

Photoshop Retouching Training Videos

Update: Contest has ended. Winners will be announced soon

Aside from designing graphics, one of the many uses of Photoshop is for photo retouching. You can take a poorly taken photo, enhance it in Photoshop and make it look a hundred folds better. A great way to learn how to retouch photos is through online tutorials. If you are a beginner, step-by-step walkthrough tutorials are great, but sometimes, it’s also easier to follow a good screencast. A great site that provides photo retouching tutorial screencasts is RetouchCreative [ ... ]

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