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Radar Icon in Pixelmator

January 31, 2011 from abduzeedo's blog

A few weeks ago I showed you how to create a Mac style icon using Photoshop. It was a radar one inspired by the Network Utility icon. As I like to play with all tools I decided to give it a try in Pixelmator as well. So, in this tutorial I...

UPDATED: Pixelmator Christmas Giveaway

December 22, 2010 from nathanbweller's blog

So yesterday's giveaway went great. In fact, it was so popular that some flaws in how we were judging the winners of the giveaway came to the surface very quickly (we're in the process of making sure everyone from yesterday is taken care...

Codemyconcept Winners & Tomorrow's Pixelmator Giveaway!

December 21, 2010 from nathanbweller's blog

Wow, what a response! I'm not sure I've ever seen an image explode with tags on Facebook like that! And I'm sure everyone who is still frantically tagging and commenting, trying to figure everything is wondering who the winners are… So...

Pixelmator Giveaway - Winner

November 24, 2010 from fabiano's blog

Last week we showed you the amazing Pixelmator Office, and besides that Saulius also gave us a copy of Pixelmator to give away on Abduzeedo. Today we will announce the winner!

Pixelmator Office Photos - 1 Copy to Giveaway

November 17, 2010 from fabiano's blog

Pixelmator has been growing in a fast pace since 2007, not only in terms of popularity but their team has increased considerably too. They also have moved to a new office and thanks to Saulius, we will share with you a little bit of the...

Water Text in Pixelmator

November 14, 2010 from abduzeedo's blog

In this tutorial, I will show you how to create text with water effects. To do this, we will use some stock photos with masks and image adjustments. I will also show you how to create bevels using Pixelmator. Step 1 Open Pixelmator and...

Stylish Light Effect in Pixelmator

October 24, 2010 from abduzeedo's blog

In this tutorial I will show you how to create a really nice light effect using basic filters and tools in Pixelmator. The idea is to create an image with that 80s feeling in it but modern as well. Step 1 Open Pixelmator and create a new...

Cubes Mosaic in Pixelmator

October 17, 2010 from abduzeedo's blog

In this tutorial, I will show you how to create a really nice effect from mixing a mosaic pattern with a photo. We will play around with masks and other basic filters, but the outcome will be very cool. Step 1 Open Pixelmator, and create a...

Lens Flare Revisited in Pixelmator

October 10, 2010 from abduzeedo's blog

In this tutorial I will show you how to create a very neat lens flare effect in Pixelmator. It’s true: the terrifying lens flare is back, and it can be really cool to use as wallpaper, as I’ve been doing. This tutorial is part...

Underwater Scene in Pixelmator

August 01, 2010 from abduzeedo's blog

In this tutorial, I will show you how to create an underwater scene as inspired by the opening titles of I, Robot , the movie. We will create a brush that will be used to add the bubbles and explore a technique to make your scenes look...

Clouds Text Effect in Pixelmator

June 06, 2010 from abduzeedo's blog

In this tutorial, I will show you how to create a text made up of clouds in ten very simple steps, solely using brushes, blending, and basic filters. The technique is extremely simple and can be used to create all sorts of text effects as...

Hexagons Bokeh Effect in Pixelmator

May 30, 2010 from abduzeedo's blog

More than two years ago, I created an image of a digital bokeh using Pixelmator that became incredibly popular on the Internet. I easily created the image using Pixelmator’s filter, which was new at the time, called Defocus. I simply...

Speed of Light Effect in Pixelmator

May 23, 2010 from abduzeedo's blog

In this tutorial, I will demonstrate how to create a very nice abstract effect, using the super cool Travelator filter. I will make use of some of the Quartz Composer filters in order to show the many different exciting effects that can be...

Basics of Slicing with Pixelmator

March 21, 2010 from abduzeedo's blog

In this tutorial, I will show you how to use the Slice Tool in Pixelmator to, of course, slice a design to be coded into a functional Web site. I will also show you the HTML/CSS walk-through process. In the end, you will be able to...

Playing with Watercolor Brushes and Masks in Pixelmator

March 07, 2010 from abduzeedo's blog

I have already created some tutorials about watercolor effects; however, I also want to create a workflow that is extremely simple but that produces a beautiful result. Therefore, I invented this tutorial, which uses only basic watercolor...

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