My New Passion

Responsible web design is not easy – it requires energy, internet, design time and space, and energy-efficient machines upon which to do the work. I spend about 90% of my work time and 70% of my personal time on internet-connected devices. This is the case for many people in my industry, age-range, field of work,… Read More

Matthew’s Skillshare Review

Skillshare is an Internet-based learning environment in which anyone who wishes to learn new skills can attend a course of their choice. The community provides classes ranging from calligraphy to complex animation. Matthew M. Smith, a skilled professional, attended classes through Skillshare’s online learning community and learned the skills he needed to start his own… Read More

Adobe Illustrator Tutorials for Beginners: Basic Techniques

When you first open Adobe Illustrator, the program can be a little intimidating. There’s a ton of different buttons and nothing really says what it is. Moving your mouse around, you can find out the names of the different tools when you highlight them, but you’re going to want to play around with them to… Read More

Adobe Premiere Pro Tutorial for Beginners

Smartphones make it easy for you to take videos whenever and wherever you want. Amazing video cameras can be incredibly small, meaning you can easily shoot footage wherever you want. Yet, there’s something missing from the videos you’re creating on your own. If all you’re doing is recording the videos, you’re missing out on the… Read More

Adobe Video Editing with Premiere: Learning The Interface

Video editing takes quite a bit of work to do, but it is the difference between a video that looks like it was created by an amateur and one that looks like it was done by a professional. If you just simply shoot a video and share it, you’ll want to learn how to edit… Read More