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ShaneC
08-22-2008, 05:54 AM
Hey all,

I was looking for some tips/tutorials on how to create attractive apple-esqe icons for applications, links, etc.

Any tips?

technica
08-22-2008, 07:06 AM
Try googling and visiting some graphics related forums to get the tips

ShaneC
08-22-2008, 07:08 AM
Try googling and visiting some graphics related forums to get the tips

Thanks for the reply. I'm well aware of Google's magic but unfortunately it gave results that are far too broad in range and thus I made a post here.

FWDrew
08-22-2008, 09:10 AM
Hi Shane,

I found this to be a nice read and think it may be relevant to your issue:
http://psdtuts.com/articles/7-principles-of-effective-icon-design/

Regards,

Drew

ShaneC
08-22-2008, 06:43 PM
Drew, that's a very good read! Thanks for the lead.

While I'm toying around with this I'm still open to any tips or tuts anyone else has!

BabyJack
08-22-2008, 08:02 PM
Try googling "Glass Orbs in Photoshop"



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