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How to Make a Background Transparent in Photoshop

Learn how to make a background transparent in Photoshop, and discover a faster alternative in Shutterstock Editor. There are many ways to cut out an object or remove a background from an image. Many people start with Photoshop. Two popular masking methods for Photoshop use selection tools such as Magic Wand, Lasso, and the Select […]

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10 Essential Procreate Tips Every Illustrator Needs to Know

Interested in diving into Procreate, but don’t know where to begin? Check out these ten essential tips to jumpstart your Procreate workflow. The Procreate application has gained in popularity over the years with its endless creative abilities. With the app’s extensive brush library, impressive modes and effects, and newly added typography tools, it’s evident that […]

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Artist Series with Offset Illustrator Yevgenia Nayberg

Explore the intersection of digital art and physical media with Offset illustrator Yevgenia Nayberg in this installment of Shutterstock’s Artist Series. Shutterstock Presents: Artist Series is a video series highlighting creative artists on Shutterstock’s marketplace. Today we are introducing the next contributor feature, Brooklyn-based illustrator and painter Yevgenia Nayberg. Originally from Ukraine, Yevgenia creates art […]

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Halftoning 101: How to Halftone Images in Photoshop

In this simple guide to halftone, learn how to achieve an authentic vintage, pixelated, out-of-focus look for your images. When it comes to digital art, creators play up the halftone effect for an unmistakable look. Originally exploited and popularized by screen printers like Andy Warhol, it became ubiquitous as a formal style in subsequent generations. […]

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Uploading Vectors to Shutterstock: What You Need to Know

Illustrating for stock has never been easier. Discover the new (simpler!) guidelines for uploading vectors to Shutterstock. Shutterstock is pleased to announce some exciting new updates on how contributors upload vectors to our stock marketplace. This update helps ensure that illustrators who create vectors have an effortless experience when they upload to Shutterstock, by eliminating […]