All kind of stuff I found useful
Last Updated - 02.01.2018
Craig Mullins - General notes on painting
The format is a bit raw, but there is gold in there.
Sergei Bongart - Notes on painting
Succint treatrise on painting full of highly pertinent insights.
Dean Cornwell - Notes on painting
Some more notes from a great artist
Keen Wilson - For artists
Collection of summarised notes from multiple painters
Marco Bucchi [YT]
Succint youtube videos pin-pointing the general principles needed to paint
Youtube artist with an analytical mind and curiosity ; good to learn from
Fengh Zhu Design [YT]
Very well known course about concept-art, with many many available videos now
Practical little software to manage and display your references images over anything
Sergey Kritskiy PS tools
Useful custom tools & Script for Photoshop
Alternative color wheel for Photoshop by Len White
Add-on able to help with jiggling lines
Article to get started with using Autohotkey for photoshop. AHK requires a bit of learning but enabled me to remap hotkeys to an external numpad for a more natural & faster workflow in photoshop. It could be used with other softwares too.
There's also his process attached wherein he demonstrates his use of custom scripts to trigger different brushes and mixer brushes.
A collection of pictures for figure drawing with a timer for those of us who don't have models readily available at home
Line of action's figure drawing tool
Another figure drawing site
New Masters Academy's [YT]
There you will find many figure drawing timed videos for you to practice on and a bunch of lessons
Figure drawing tool using 3d models. The + is that you can find a lot of crazy unusual angles to get a better grasp of the figure in 3d
A very nice text editor for coding
Very popular responsive web framework (used here)
Scrolling Nav template
This is the very specific basic theme used on this site
A carousel with a lot of available options.
Jquery add-on to snap sections when scrolling.
A place where you can find icons to fit your needs
Some more icons, in a web font format
Font library to include in any website
Makes google fonts available locally on your computer for design purposes.
Animated preloaders that can be customized and download in multiple formats.
Do I really need to present pinterest ?
A place where one can find a ton of royalty free pictures for reference or bashing use
Another place where one can find a ton of royalty free pictures for reference or bashing use
All kind of textures for 3d & 2d use
Well composed photo references packs
8 bit theory [YT]
A youtube channel where you can find pertinent analysis of video game musics allowing for a better comprehension of music theory
Harmonic master, orchestration know-it-all, top-notch composer, youtube instructor
Levy Clay [YT]
Youtube channel of a professionnal guitar transcriber, power user of Transcribe and Guitar Pro
Chords for P4 tuning on guitar
For anyone curious about tuning its guitar in all fourth, here are the new chord shapes you need
Jens Larsen [YT]
A jazz teacher playing the electric guitar
Jazz Duets [YT]
A jazz channel that isn't guitar-centric.
"The Maya Help is your primary guide for using Autodesk Maya". Just as they say.
3ds max Help
In all logic, it is the primary guide for using Autodesk 3ds max
Vray tips on Visual Wonder Art club
Vray tips and general tips to speed up renderings and such
Arrimus 3D [YT]
Youtube channel of a hard surface modeler who knows all the tricks in the book and more in 3ds max
Mike Hermes [YT]
A blog frequently updated with advanced tutorials on a bunch of 3d packages out there. Check out the archives.
Animation Island TV
You'll find a lot of shot analysis from animation, in a frame by frame fashion.
Every Frame a Painting [YT]
Lessons from the Screenplay [YT]
The todo list system I currently use (with todotxt.net GUI). One can hardly make it simpler.
Neat way to track your time. It's kind of brutally honest.