PDF Magazines and tutorials can be a useful resource to have, whether you print them out or just file them away on your computer – here we have dug out some great ones for you…
Computer Arts Tutorials – Loads of different lessons on web and graphic design techniques, 3d modeling, photography etc.
Brand Guidelines – Huge collection of various companie’s brand guidelines in pdf format.
Photoshop tutorials – 4 basic photoshop tutorials in pdf format.
Photoshop pdf tutorials – John Woods is an Adobe Certified Expert in Photoshop 7.0. He created these tutorials to help some people internally at Kodak, and has made them freely available to the Photoshop community here.
Hand coloring an Image – PDF Tutorial
The Magic of Shadow/Highlight – PDF Tutorial
Selective Lightening & Darkening – PDF Tutorial
Radiant Vista – 11 PDF Photoshop tutorials
Photoshop CS2 Shortcuts Cheatsheet – PDF Cheatsheet Download
2D Artist – Free download of the lite version of the magazine
Redesigns from scratch – The first 8 of 50 site redesigns in PDF format.
Keyboard Shortcut cards – For Photoshop, Illustrator, 3DSMax and Cinema 4D.
PDF Handouts – Illustrative Designer Creative Process and Why Doodle?
What’s the right typeface for text? – How to choose a typeface for clear, easy reading.
How to cool a hot photo – When your photo can’t be changed, surround it with cool color.
How to design a logo of letters – Are you known by your initials? Turn those letters into a terrific signature!
Blender Art – Magazine with tutorials for Blender 3D modelling.
Revolution Art – Great graphic magazine made up of user-submissions.