Posts Tagged as: photoshop

December 20, 2019

Getting fancy with CSS’s Position Sticky

(PSSST, if you’re coming here from CSS Tricks, you might enjoy following me on Twitter for other fun and interesting […]

August 29, 2016

How neural networks create images

This is fascinating stuff. watching DGN samples form. they jostle wildly through a generative space until converging on… a cheeseburger […]

August 17, 2015

How to Make a Fillhouette

I discovered something pretty cool in Photoshop. If you select the inverse of a person’s silhouette and apply a “Content-Aware […]

February 5, 2014

Upstairs Downstairs

Here’s the view from the elevator in my new building – from the basement and the first floor. Mesmerizing and […]

February 3, 2014

The image exceeds the size Save for Web & Devices was designed for.

Granted, this Photoshop dialogue box was probably conceived in the mid-to-late 2000s when mobile devices were barely in their infancies, […]

June 26, 2013

Rasterize Layer

Wish I’d thought of this. Via Reddit

June 6, 2013

120 New Yorker Cartoons Combined

What happens when you write a Photoshop action that combines hundreds of cartoons from The New Yorker? This!

May 6, 2013

Confusing User Interface Elements

Too many people are trying to make the web more usable so I thought I’d try the opposite. Below are […]

April 11, 2013

Computers and Hollywood

I found this great subreddit about those designs on computer screens you see in movies. Some really interesting stuff in […]

April 5, 2013

Listening to a Record from a Photograph

This blew my mind. Apparently it’s possible to use a photograph of a record and get an audible recording from […]

February 3, 2013


This helps guide me daily.

January 29, 2013

Photoshop Warning Dialogue With An Exclamation Point

I hadn’t seen this warning in years, but came across it today while choosing “Create Layer” on a layer’s blending […]

January 2, 2013

Disabling the “Could not export the clipboard because it is too big to export” Photoshop Warning

As an active Photoshop user, I usually get this error message a few times a day: Well today I decided […]

July 23, 2010

Pixel density comparison: iPhone 3 and iPhone 4

Clearly I’m not the first dude to weigh in here, but I wanted to get a real-world sense of the […]

June 30, 2010

Chef’s Technique: Proper Knife Grip

October 17, 2009

Dubai in LIC

After seeing this post at I made this quick and dirty mockup below. The takeaway: it’s a tall fucking […]

August 28, 2009

iPhone’s Artist Icon Looks Like Bono

June 26, 2009

RIP Sting

April 14, 2009

Snooth Cycling Jersey

Check out my design for the first ever Snooth Cycling Jersey. If you work for a winery or wine merchant, […]

November 6, 2008

Snooth Corkscrew

If anyone’s curious, here’s some of the stuff I’ve been up to at Snooth.

November 1, 2008

Mount Everest Tilt-Shift

When I saw this satellite photo of Mount Everest, I couldn’t not put a tilt-shift effect on it. The result […]

October 1, 2008

McCain Ad

I warned you…

Graphic Design Announcement

A graphic design announcement

September 3, 2008

Rug Addict

If you’re a professional geek like me, making an important home decorating decision is impossible without firing up the ol […]

August 11, 2008

Canon 2X Extender Comparison

One of my favorite lenses, if not my absolute favorite, is the Canon 70-200 mm 2.8L IS. I also have […]

July 31, 2008


Every once in a while I click on some spam I’ve received (just for fun) and I’m taken to some […]

March 25, 2008

Time Machine and Photoshop Preferences

Hey everyone – miss me? I don’t know how you survived yesterday without a new caption contest, but I’m back […]

February 9, 2008

Comparing Photoshop’s Lens Blur Filter to a Real Tilt-Shift Lens

By now, many of us are aware that you can replicate the characteristics of a tilt-shift lens with Photoshop. But […]

January 22, 2008

Graphic Designer Prank

Hate your job as a graphic designer? Don’t forget to do this before you quit.

December 6, 2007

BritePic Test

This picture has some new interactive advertising-related features embedded in it. Does anyone think this is the next big thing, […]

October 31, 2007

So close…

Since the Russians aren’t making much progress on the riddle below, here’s a hint.

October 9, 2007

Bestiality Slogan

A proposed redneck bumper sticker…

October 2, 2007

Politicians with Dongs [NSFW]

I came across this photo gallery I made a while ago and thought it deserved some attention. Enjoy, “Politicians With […]

January 2, 2007

Gerald Ford Saddam Hussein Death Mashup

Anyone else find CNN’s coverage of Gerald Ford’s death a little insensitive? (Click to view large)

August 1, 2006

Ketel One Mel Gibson Ad Spoof

July 5, 2006

Terrorism Mystery

A re-post from last year:

May 11, 2006

Before, During, After

What could this be an ad for?

May 5, 2006

Treblenka Film Festival

March 21, 2006

Mace Ad

Dan Smith Poster

March 12, 2006

Travel Sign GIF

March 10, 2006

Chimay: She Will

All credit goes to Jordan for this gem:

March 7, 2006

Gabe Silva Art Gallery Showing

So the gallery opening went well last night. Comments on my photographic retrospective of Gabe Silva entitled “Cry Me A […]

March 1, 2006

George W. Bush Blowing a Smoke Ring

Mr. President!

February 20, 2006

NYC Zombie Awareness Signs

Anyone else a little concerned about these?

December 21, 2005


September 23, 2005

American Gothic

August 11, 2005

Who Doesn’t Belong?

July 6, 2005

On NYC’s Failed 2012 Olympic Bid

May 26, 2005

Thomas Vadge on the Declaration of Independence

I KNEW he was involved in this…

April 4, 2005

Little Red Arrow

With all the high-brow humor on this site, I thought I’d include something slightly more accessible for you people who […]

March 16, 2005

Thomas Vadge Ad, Part 2


March 10, 2005

Thomas Vadge Ad, Part 1

This guy asked me to make him a full-page ad for the New York Times. He offered to pay me […]

March 4, 2005

Cropping a NYC Subway Map

Next time you’re looking at an NYC subway map, look really (I mean really) closely at the City Hall stop […]

December 29, 2004

The Google Doodle After the Tsunami

Been to Google lately? Very insensitive…

Original iPod Ad

November 22, 2004


Here’s a little something I made a few months back. One day at work I saw a piece of paper […]

November 13, 2003

Actual Items – Conan O’Brian Ripoff

November 12, 2003

Dating Application