Category Archives: Eye Candy

OS X Mavericks Updates

If you installed OS X Mavericks and are having trouble with Exposure 5, Eye Candy 7, Blow Up 3, Snap Art 3, or Bokeh 2, please take a moment to install the latest version. There was a compatibility problem that … Continue reading

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Joseph Francis

Joseph Francis is a freelance visual effects supervisor based in Los Angeles. He has had a long career in the 3D field. I asked him to share a little about himself as well as give our blog readers a little … Continue reading

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Redesigning the new Yahoo logo with Eye Candy

Yahoo just unveiled a new logo. After hearing some criticism of the new design on Twitter, we were inspired to create some new variations of their logo using Eye Candy. Here are our favorites. You can click any of them to … Continue reading

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Eye Candy Update: Preset Sharing and Photoshop CC Compatibility

Today we released an update to Eye Candy 7. It adds the capability to store presets in a cloud storage folder so that they can be synchronized between multiple computers. Preset sharing works with popular file sharing services like Dropbox, … Continue reading

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Eye Candy 7 with Cheryl Mabry

Recently Cheryl Mabry reached out to us to say how much she loves Eye Candy. She sent us a few of her examples and we were impressed! Here they are: Cheryl was kind enough to provide us with a tutorial … Continue reading

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Eye Candy Planes

Check out this awesome Eye Candy creation from Kenny Price. Most of the image was made with basic Photoshop shape elements and Eye Candy. Kenny said the prints of this piece are amazing. He works at an aircraft facility in Greensboro, … Continue reading

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Eye Candy Hearts

Here are a couple of good-looking heart pieces from Keith Hall. He has a knack for making beautiful stuff with Eye Candy. We’ve shared some of Keith’s work before. Check it out here. Keith used the Bevel and Shadow effects in … Continue reading

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Combining effects with Keith Hall

Keith has a knack for making awesome art with a few simple Eye Candy effects. The Chrome effect was used to make the gold details on the plaques below. Learn how to make your own custom gold effects in Eye Candy from … Continue reading

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Eye Candy 7 on

Check out this review of Eye Candy 7 from Paul Strauss. He made lots of great looking examples for the article.  In particular, he did a fabulous job showing off the Shadow and Motion Trail effects. Thanks Paul!

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Furry Text Video

I just put the finishing touches on a video about making furry text with Eye Candy 7.  It’s easy to do with the Animal Fur effect. Check out the video below to learn how to give your text a good hair … Continue reading

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