A little while ago my friends at Urban Rhetoric, progenitors of all things cool, asked me to write a piece on being a parent and a fan of Hip Hop. Below is a reprint of the original article.
Wednesday, January 18, 2012
Wednesday, January 11, 2012
One effect that I really like, especially for a splashy or retro type feel, is the star burst effect. I think the spinning color adds a lot of energy and can be a fun way to add a little pep. There are many tutorials on the web but they seem to either be complicated or time consuming. That said, the two linked above do provide additional flexibility. The only advantage to this technique is that it is simple and fast. So let’s start: