Sam Hampton-Smith

Sam Hampton-Smith

Sam is a designer and illustrator based in the cold bit of Scotland. He works in print and web design as well as in motion graphics. He is a frequent contributor to creative magazines. In his spare time Sam is an avid reader, musician and photographer.

Articles by Sam Hampton-Smith
Animate a 3D camera move

Tutorials:  Animate a 3D camera move

Sam Hampton-Smith shows you how to give your still images the appearance of motion using After Effects’ lighting tools

Animate 3D waveforms

Tutorials:  Animate 3D waveforms

Move beyond After Effects’ built-in audio waveform effects with Sam Hampton-Smith

Animate 3D camera moves

Tutorials:  Animate 3D camera moves

Sam Hampton-Smith shows you how to give your still images the appearance of motion using After Effects’ lighting tools

Create interactive PDFs

Tutorials:  Create interactive PDFs

Embed videos, buttons and rollover effects to create dynamic, interactive PDF files that will entice your readers.

Anime Studio Pro 6 review

Reviews:  Anime Studio Pro 6 review

Anime Studio Pro 6 is a professional animation tool that offers creation tools for broadcast-quality animations complete with visual effects…

VisTablet review

Reviews:  VisTablet review

The VisTablet tablet is designed to be an affordable but fully featured alternative to a Wacom. The two models currently available are the…

Adobe Photoshop CS4 review

Reviews:  Adobe Photoshop CS4 review

Adobe runs a predictable product development life cycle – every 18 months or so we can expect to hear about new versions of its primary…

Adobe Illustrator CS4 review

Reviews:  Adobe Illustrator CS4 review

The latest version of Illustrator adds a feature that users have wanted for years: multiple artboards. This isn’t the only trick up Adobe’s…