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    I've been wanting to get into design for a long time never had any real experience but its something I've always felt in love with, and seeing people like [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] make amazing art and contributions to this community. Makes me want to fulfill my passion of design

    So my question is where do I begin as a beginner designer wanting to learn from scratch or even hire a mentor to help get me to where I wanna be please leave information below


    Things I have so far, and willing to download more of what you guys suggest.

    Photoshop CS6 Pro
    After Effects CS6


    All I have so far.
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    This website has some good tutorials on vidoe effects: [Only registered and activated users can see links. ].
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    Consider joining that Discord as most of us are pretty active there. Your best bet is to find some stuff you find inspirational to have on reserve. It never hurts to have a collection of work that gives you ideas. Next, start messing around. Familiarize yourself with the program. Download a couple of brush packs and play around with those on a stock image you think is cool. Experiment with layer settings (darken, multiply, color dodge, linear dodge, etc); your biggest jumps in progress towards being where you want to be are going to come from revelations in developing a new technique, or finding something you think is cool. Most importantly though, stay consistent but don't force yourself. Work on something when you feel the drive to do so and it won't feel like such a slog learning. Don't set the expectation bar too high. Your first little while with the program is going to be a slow and confusing one as you begin to learn the ins and outs. Remember, familiarity comes more in time than anything else. Eventually you'll get to a place where you're able to look at someone else's work and breakdown how they were able to execute it.

    What sort of images do you think are coolest?
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    There are alot of quality helpers out there but i advise like the person above says to just make shit then ask for feedback. I tought myself gfx by just making crappy logos over and over until i think im kinda okay at it now.

    I also advise you join the discord as they are all helpful dudes
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    Quote Originally Posted by Frostie View Post
    I've been wanting to get into design for a long time never had any real experience but its something I've always felt in love with, and seeing people like [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] make amazing art and contributions to this community. Makes me want to fulfill my passion of design

    So my question is where do I begin as a beginner designer wanting to learn from scratch or even hire a mentor to help get me to where I wanna be please leave information below


    Things I have so far, and willing to download more of what you guys suggest.

    Photoshop CS6 Pro
    After Effects CS6


    All I have so far.
    Hey Frostie, check these sections:

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    And following theards:

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    Also type in YouTube search bar
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    Have Fun with Artist adventure
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    how i began was watching youtube videos
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