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The Best Photoshop Resources

There are many Photoshop tutorial sites that help teach the amazing attributes of this very popular professional design tool. In this post I will be explaining several

of the best Photoshop web sites that I use as my professional resources.

The links for the following sites are found in the RECOMMENDED LINKS and RESOURCES OF THE MONTH located in the right column on the home page of the blog.

The Photoshop Training Channel is a place where you can find high-quality Adobe Photoshop Training & Tutorials for photo manipulation, retouching, text effects, and much more.This website is infused by a simple but effective mantra, “just show me how you did that.”At The Photoshop Training Channel, we publish training videos that not only produce great graphics but explain the techniques behind them in a friendly, over-the-shoulder manner.Adobe Photoshop is an incredibly powerful application, and there are a million ways to do anything. Our goal is to show you how to do things in a way that is both efficient and easy to understand. (source;

Photoshop tips, tutorials, techniques and articles. Also a large plug in directory with download links, animated tutorials and a Photoshop bookstore.

This site has resources for photo effects, text effects, illustration effects, tools and tips, textures, plugins, fonts, layer styles and brushes. The site specializes in Photoshop Guides, Tutorials, Downloads and Design Inspiration. This is a great site if you want to increase your Photoshop design experience.

Deke McClelland is an award-winning educator and author. He is one of the industries finest image editing and graphic designers. Deke’s site, deke,com is full of great design tool learning and professional real world applifations and techniques.

He has a great series called Deke’s Techniques. He shows 100’s of real world user ready, valuable tool and design techniques that are easy to fiollow, with step-by-step directions.

You can Sign up for a free account and gain access to full articles at dekeStuff, support material, commenting privileges, and other perks. (source:

Colin Smith is a best-selling author, and award-winning digital artist who has caused a stir in the community with his stunning Photoshop work. Colin is known as a pioneer of HDR photography and aerial drone photography. Colin is founder of one of the world’s most popular Photoshop resource sites,, which boasts over 30 million visitors. He has been nominated 2x for the Photoshop Hall of Fame. (source:

This site also has 100’s of real world user ready, valuable tool and design tutorials that are easy to fiollow, with step-by-step directions.

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