Combine Vector Layers in Photoshop

Posted by on Feb 6, 2014 in Tutorials | No Comments
Combine Vector Layers in Photoshop

For this post I am going to switch gears a little bit and offer a simple Photoshop tutorial for a task that is less than evident.  Some tasks in Photoshop are not hard to do, but you do have to know how to do them.  This one falls into that category.

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Hobbit Website, Journey through Middle-earth

Posted by on Feb 5, 2014 in Inspiration | No Comments
Hobbit Website, Journey through Middle-earth

In case you missed it like I did, the new Hobbit website is amazing, gorgeous and a blast to explore.  After getting through the title screen, a map appears to explore.  I remember pouring over the map in the back of the Hobbit as a boy, tracking Bilbo’s adventures. Places on the map can be explored in further detail and include a mix of elements to interact with. Pages scroll horizontally and full screen video clips come to life as they pass through the viewport.

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Web Design Spotlight – Kitchen

Posted by on Jan 8, 2014 in Inspiration | No Comments
Web Design Spotlight – Kitchen

The website for “one of the toughest and most spectacular multi-stage events in the British Isles, Curadmir” does two things really well. First it lets photographs and video do most of the talking. This site is here to sell the event and what better way than to let the user experience as many gorgeous photos and videos as possible.  

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Resorting a WordPress Query Using usort

Posted by on Jan 6, 2014 in PHP, Tutorials, WordPress | One Comment
Resorting a WordPress Query Using usort

WordPress includes some great ways to order your post, page or custom content as it is stored in the database.  But, what if we want to change the content a little bit and then resort it?  Let’s say we have a staff post type where the person’s name is in the post title.  Now, we want to build a directory of employees where they are ordered by last name. We can do something like this with the usort, explode and comparison functions in PHP.

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