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Apple iTunes Announcement Coming: Tomorrow Is ‘A Day You’ll Never Forget’

Apple iTunes Announcement Coming: Tomorrow Is ‘A Day You’ll Never Forget’.

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VECTOR APPLICATION – VectorDesigner 1.3.0

As an alternative to Adobe Illustrator, Tweakersoft offers this handy application that seems to handle vector art very well.

About VectorDesigner
It’s the perfect application for vector drawings, diagrams, illustrations, raster image handling, filtering and color correction, offering everything users need to create professional level vector artwork, such as posters, brochures, stickers, logos, web design, tshirts and more.

 

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What’s New in this Version:
– Rulers and guides.
– Single key keyboard shortcuts.
– Preferences option to keep the last tool selected.
– Improved smooth path algorithm (better tablet support).
– Minor bug fixing.

Try it out by downloading a free trial version. Let us know what you think about it.
Like it? Love it? Hate it?
Tell us about it in the form of a review and we’ll be happy to share your opinion with the ANCHORPOINT community.

*Source: Tweakersoft

TUTORIAL – Gel button

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This is a useful tutorial on how to illustrate a gel button in vector. If you enjoy it, please take the time to learn more about these tutorials by subscribing to his YouTube channel.

“Tutvid.com was started in mid 2006 and has been growing ever since thanks to the great amount of support that the site has received I started Tutvid.com when I saw that not too many video tutorials were available on the web, and the few that were available were usually poorly made and/or hard to follow.”

– Nathaniel

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Are there any other tutorials that you are looking for? Perhaps you have found one of your own that you find useful. Well, don’t keep it to yourself. Write up a comment. We’ll make it happen for ya.

FREE VECTOR DOWNLOAD – Shutterstock electronics sampler

Shutterstock is the largest subscription-based stock photo agency in the world. Their outstanding collection of premium, royalty-free images grows every day, with photographs, illustrations, and vectors you won’t find any where else. As a token of their generosity, Shutterstock has offered up this FREE vector sampler of electronic equipment. Download it and then take a moment to learn more about their services. Click the image below to download.


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*Source: webdesign-easy

This find way no accident. We specifically hunted it down for members who were specifically searching for quality vectors in the electronics field. Voila! One of our very own Anchorpoint members sourced for them. It’s that kind of stuff that brings a little vector tear to our eyes.

What are you looking for? What do you need? Say the word. You never know what will pop up.

STATE OF THE UNION – June 2008

 

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June 2008

 

Formal Transmission from VECTORVAULT™ headquarters.?

Status: Tremendous?

Forecast: Increased membership, quality resources, community development.

A warm hello from your friends here in Toronto, Canada. We are glad to have you aboard and feel grateful for your support of this unique project. Thanks. We have had an incredible 3 months since we re-launched in March of 2008. Every month has been better than the last. As a group we have accomplished some incredible things. We just wanted to mention a few of them.

Membership has swelled to over 4000. The expertise, craftsmanship and talent has shattered even our most lofty of expectations. You are the foundation.

Our steady traffic has been partially based on our daily free vector downloads, but our page view count indicates that a great number of you spend time here with us. It is an enormous compliment that we gladly accept with a smile.

The content has also kept pace with this highly specialized collective. We have received support from many high profile artists and designers. Our posts are becoming more engaging with a steady network of valuable resources who have also seen a sharp spike in their traffic as a result of you.

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If you’re just here for the free downloads – bon appetite. If you are genuinely interested in assisting me with something challenging, then please read on. Continued…

The ultimate free logo resource – BRANDS OF THE WORLD

Brands of the World is the most comprehensive resource and one of the most visited web sites where visitors can browse and access copies of the world’s famous brands and logos. Through our site, visitors will be able to access and obtain Vector format versions of thousands of brands and logos for use in the mock-ups and presentations pending the permission of the copyright owner(s). Best Brands of the World is also a great resource center for designers to upload their own logo design works and professional details to showcase their work and latest design styles.

Here at Vectorvault, we have referred to Brands of the World as a source for inspiration and in times of need have also used it as a resource to obtain logos for design jobs. Be sure to read the legal on this site carefully. The last thing you want is to upset the design gods – or worse: a lawyer. Use your powers for good and take a look at this great site.


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Doc Martens – Boot design contest

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Doc Martens is an international icon. Their boots have been stomping around the globe with a distinct branding. Now, this well known boot is taking a kick at the creative side and they seem to need your help to do it.

Roll up your sleeves vector artists. It’s time to put your best foot forward.

“This is your chance to show the world your talent. Choose your canvas: the 8-hole or the 14-hole boot. Use pens, use paint, use whatever. Use your imagination. We’ve provided some tools here. Or if you want, you can use your own. This time we’ll have two winners. One voted for by the people. The other chosen by a panel of industry insiders. You enter it. We’ll make them. You’ll see them in shops. Worldwide.”

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Learn more here.

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This tutorial walks you through the basic principles of scaling objects in Adobe Illustrator. Even for a seasoned pro, this is an informative video with great insight. Pay attention. There will be a test.