Graphics Software - By Category
Graphics Software Beginner Basics
Whatever your graphics software of choice is, this is the place to start learning. Just pick a subject and start digging in.
Learn About Computer Graphics
General graphics tutorials, glossaries, basic information, and explanations of graphics terminology including vector and bitmap, anti-aliasing, and other fundamental concepts. A good starting point.
Graphics Software Tutorials and User Resources
Resources for learning and using your graphics software, arranged by software title. Find tutorials, tips, and other instructional resources for popular graphics software programs. Also lists downloads, add-ons, and other useful Web sites for each software program.
Mobile Graphics - iOS and Android Smartphones and Tablets
Here you'll find a collection of app reviews for mobile graphics including apps for photo editing, creating digital art, and working with graphics on mobile devices. Learn more about how you can incorporate graphics work into your life using your smartphone or tablet running iOS and Android. Explore a variety of graphics software made for the iPad, iPhone, Nexus, Kindle, Nook, and other mobile gadgets.
Adobe Photoshop Resources
Resources for Adobe Photoshop users including tips, tutorials, free downloads, actions, plug-ins, training and support.
Photoshop Elements Tutorials and User Resources
Tips, tutorials, and free downloads for Adobe Photoshop Elements, Adobe's mid-rnage photo editing software. Photoshop Elements is built around the Photoshop feature-set and interface, without the high end features, steep learning curve, and expensive price tag. Many Photoshop tutorials and downloads can also be used in Photoshop Elements so I've included links to those categories here also.
Look under more categories for even more Photoshop Elements tutorials and resources.
Adobe Illustrator User Resources
Resources for users of Adobe Illustrator including tutorials, plug-ins, actions, brushes, templates, training and support resources, patches and updates, FAQs, tips and tricks, and more.
Corel : CorelDRAW Graphics Suite, Photo-Paint, Painter, KPT
Tutorials, tips, add-ons, support & training resources, downloadable freebies, and more for Corel and Procreate graphics software including CorelDRAW, Photo-Paint, and Painter.
Corel Paint Shop Pro User Resources
General information, tips, tutorials, free downloads, picture tubes, training, support, and other resources for Paint Shop Pro users.
Working with Digital Photos and Scanned Images
Articles and information for working with and improving digital photos and scanned images. Plus tips and resources for individuals interested in exploring digital photography.
Design and Create: Computer Graphics and Digital Art
Explore information about digital art and graphic design as a profession or hobby. Find software tools and tips for creating original computer graphics and digital art, plus information for getting started in a graphic design or computer graphics career.
Digital Scrapbooking - Scrapbooking with a Computer
Learn to make scrapbook pages with your digital photos with the help of this collection of information and tutorials on computer scrapbooking and using graphics software to enhance and display your digital photos in printed scrapbooks.
Plug-ins, Filters, Special Effects, and Enhancement Tools
Learn about plug-ins, filters, and extensions that can expand and enhance the features of your graphics software. Most plugins and filters work in Photoshop and other Photoshop-compatible image editors such as Paint Shop Pro, Photo-Paint and Fireworks. Also includes standalone tools for enhancing, correcting and adding special effects to your images.
Free Graphics Software Downloads
Free graphics software add-ons, programs, and other utilities you can download.
Grab some free goodies for your graphics software projects. Masks, Objects, Image Sprays, Tubes, Layer Styles, Actions, Shapes, Brushes... it's all here! Need Free Clip Art? Visit About.com's Web Clip Art Site.
Graphics Software Galleries
Browse several galleries on this site to see examples of graphics software in action. Our community members show off their talent and enthusiasm for graphics software with examples of their work, insight, and advice. These galleries are a great way to find new ideas and inspiration.