Interesting Photo effect using Adobe Illustrator CS5

photo_effect_tutorial

Download this tutorial and give it a try.

Reverse engineering a symbol

Have you ever wondered how an Illustrator symbol was made of, here’s a tip that can work on almost all symbols.
– Place a symbol
– Break link
– Check the appearance panel

Add Photos to your Perspective Grid!

Here is a quick tip on placing an image on the new perspective grid in Illustrator CS5
– Place your image
– Define as a pattern ( drag to the swatches panel)
– Draw your perspective object
– Fill it with the pattern
If you find the image tiled or big, here’s a twist around
– With your object selected double-click on the scale tool and choose pattern from Options, then adjust the percentage.
Cheers.