James George is a professional web and graphic designer. James is an expert in design, and a professional web designer, with a special interest in Wordpress. Founder of G Squared Studios - A Professional Web Design Studio, James has been a professional designer since 2005.

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  1. Build Great Landing Pages by Color Matching Photos in Photoshop

    The differences between good landing pages and great landing pages are often very subtle. Small changes in layout, colors, and imagery can often make large differences in terms of how persuasive these pages are. When it comes to these careful aesthetic choices, a savvy designers will leverage their meticulous attention to detail (and their refined design […]

  2. Why You Should Edit Your Images in Camera Raw First

    Editing and processing your images can definitely be a chore when you have a lot of them. Photoshop is clearly the flagship program for editing images, but what if you want a more focused way of polishing your images? If you want to focus more on correction and details, then Camera Raw may be just […]

  3. Create a Bursting Spark Effect with Photoshop

    Almost anything can be made with Photoshop. All it takes is the right combination of tools to get the job done. Type is no exception, and in Photoshop, you can make your type stand out with a variety of eye-catching techniques. The possibilities are endless. Combining different techniques and effects can make your work stand […]

  4. The Best New Features of Illustrator CS6

    All of Adobe’s flagship programs have undergone upgrades, and Illustrator is no exception. Illustrator CS6 has gone above and beyond its previous versions with a many major features that long-time Illustrator users have been requesting for a years. While there have been countless enhancements and upgrades in Illustrator CS6, here are the most noteworthy new […]

  5. Transform Your Images And Create Bolder, Better Colors With Photoshop’s LAB Mode

    Photoshop is obviously a great tool for editing images, but Photoshop’s extensive color capabilities are often underutilized. Depending on your purposes, certain color modes in Photoshop can transform your work from “properly edited” to dazzling, vibrant, highly colorful images. It doesn’t matter if you are a graphic designer, a web designer, or a photographer; you […]

  6. Making Complex Selections in Photoshop

    This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Complex Selections in Photoshop

    This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Complex Selections in PhotoshopMaking precise selections in Photoshop is an essential skill that every designer needs. As a print designer, you will find yourself using selections to remove objects from their background to place within ads. As a web designer, you might extract an image […]

  7. The Best New Features of Adobe Photoshop CS6

    Photoshop CS6 has some great new features that designers are sure to love. Upgrading from CS4 or CS5 is simple and straightforward, and the new tools are intuitive, practical, and extremely helpful for a wide variety of design purposes. Adobe put a lot of time and effort into their newest iteration of Photoshop. As a […]

  8. Creating Your Own User Interface in Photoshop

    Photoshop is great for taking your work from an idea to a finished product, which is why it is preferred by most industry professionals. You can set up a steady workflow for almost any scenario, whether you are a photographer, graphic designer, web designer, or a designer of mobile applications. In this tutorial, we will […]