Recent issues

  • DesignGeek #79:
    Staying on Top of Your Social Media Marketing, EPS: Why Not?, DesignGeek-y Events You Need to Be At, InDesign to EPUB, Kindle, and the iPad
  • DesignGeek #78:
    Acrobat X (v10) Rants and Tips, 2011 Print & ePublishing Conference in DC, I Didn't Know Preview Could Do That!, Stalk Your Dream Employer on LinkedIn
  • DesignGeek #77:
    Note to My Readers, A Few Great Upcoming Events & Deep Discounts, Free eReader apps for iPad, Kindle, and Nook eBooks, Follow me/Find me on Facebook, Twitter, Blogs, etc., How to CUT (not just Copy) and Paste in OS X Finder
  • Browse archives > >

DesignGeek #71

warning: Creating default object from empty value in /home/dgeek/ on line 33.
May 15, 2008 - 1:00am

Two Ways to Make Arrows in Photoshop

Ever needed to create an arrow to point at something in a photograph? (Like, "Dead body found here," or "Note the crack in the fuselage"?) You don't have to jump to a different program to do that. With the image open in Photoshop, you have at least two ways to create an editable, vector arrow pointing at exactly what you want.

more >

My Upcoming Webinar Series: Online Marketing for for Creatives

Faithful readers of DesignGeek might remember that in a recent issue's "Upcoming Events" article, I mentioned that I was doing a presentation for a local arts group I belong to, the Chicago Creative Coalition. Its members are mainly freelancers and small-business owners in the arts: Graphic designers, web site developers (including a strong contingent of database gurus), photographers, fine artists, writers and illustrators.

more >