How To Create a Realistic Money Effect in Photoshop
The classic illustration style used on money is something I’ve always wanted to figure out how to replicate in Photoshop. There’s plenty of Photoshop tutorials that show how to create a basic halftone line effect, but they never quite capture that authentic engraved look with plenty of shading and tone. After lots of trial and …
Norway’s new currency design scheduled for circulation in 2017, with front side designed by The Metric System featuring variations on the theme of “The Sea” and the required security elements, while the backside designed by Snøhetta renders images from the Norwegian coastal landscape with the amount of distortion depicting wind speed in a mosaic pixellated form. The notes will increase in length with the denomination.
The euro and you The currency in France is the euro. At this moment, the exchange rate is 1 euro equals $1.46 (it was 1E to $1.43 when I started writing this). In other words, every dollar is w…
Splashing the cash: Norway’s beautiful new banknotes
Norway’s new sea-themed banknotes have been heralded as an instant design classic. Two Oslo studios took a side each – Snøhetta submitted a modern, pixel motif, while the Metric System offered more traditional images