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    Tutorial Tutorials in PDF Format

    I have created this thread as a vehicle to use to readily make available any and all tutorials here that have been packaged in a PDF format. This first post will contain links to PDF tutorials written exclusively for GIMP or Photoshop:

    EDIT: Post #1's tutorial links have all been updated and now point to the appropriate tutorial.
    Vandy, 1 MAY 2016

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    GIMP-RELATED TUTORIALS

    Fast and Easy Artistic Maps in the GIMP
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Fast and Easy Artistic Maps in GIMP.pdf 
Views:	74 
Size:	6.77 MB 
ID:	82822
    Original tutorial and PDF document by darklingrisen

    Antique Style Maps in Gimp
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Antique Style Maps in Gimp (Candacis).pdf 
Views:	44 
Size:	608.3 KB 
ID:	82692
    Original tutorial by Ascension
    PDF tutorial created by Candacis

    Ascension's Atlas Tutorial in GIMP (Gidde)
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Ascension's Atlas Tutorial in GIMP (Giide).pdf 
Views:	27 
Size:	2.34 MB 
ID:	82823
    Original tutorial by Ascension
    PDF Tutorial created by Giide

    Hand-Drawn Mapping (for the Artistically Challenged) - Fix Edited in by JMcKid
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Hand-Drawn Map For The Artistically Challenged (fix edited in by Jim McKid).pdf 
Views:	18 
Size:	6.96 MB 
ID:	82825
    Brushes Needed For Tutorial
    brushes.zip
    Original tutorial by Giide

    Textured Forests in GIMP
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Textured Forests in GIMP.pdf 
Views:	5 
Size:	638.6 KB 
ID:	82920
    Original tutorial by Gidde

    Photo-Realistic Forests in GIMP
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Photo-Realistic Forests in GIMP.pdf 
Views:	22 
Size:	1.03 MB 
ID:	82923
    Forest and Tree Patterns Needed for Tutorial
    Forests Patterns.zip
    Tree Patterns.zip
    Original tutorial by Arsheesh

    Eriond - A Tutorial for GIMP & Wilbur
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Eriond - A Tutorial for GIMP & Wilbur.pdf 
Views:	12 
Size:	1.44 MB 
ID:	82926
    Land-Height-Gradients Needed for Tutorial
    Land-Height-Gradients.zip
    Original tutorial by Arsheesh

    Making Map Borders in GIMP
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Map Borders in GIMP v1.1.pdf 
Views:	13 
Size:	1.93 MB 
ID:	82929
    GIMP Layer Effects
    Slate Pattern
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Slate.png 
Views:	13 
Size:	2.19 MB 
ID:	82930
    Original tutorial by Arsheesh

    Turning Maps into Globes in GIMP
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Turning Maps into Globes in GIMP.pdf 
Views:	10 
Size:	443.9 KB 
ID:	82931
    Original tutorial by Arsheesh

    Simple Mountains in GIMP
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Simple Mountains in GIMP.pdf 
Views:	24 
Size:	2.07 MB 
ID:	82695
    Original tutorial by RobA

    Creating Old Paper / Parchment in GIMP
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Creating Old Paper - Parchment in GIMP.pdf 
Views:	20 
Size:	2.59 MB 
ID:	82700
    Original tutorial and PDF document by RobA

    Mountain Techniques using Wilbur and GIMP
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Mountain Techniques using Wilbur and GIMP.pdf 
Views:	23 
Size:	2.62 MB 
ID:	82697
    Original tutorial by Torq

    How to Blend Textures for Use in Battlempping with GIMP
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	How to Blend Textures for Use in Battlempping with GIMP.pdf 
Views:	6 
Size:	1.60 MB 
ID:	82932
    Original tutorial by Geamon

    How to Add Snow, Dirt, Sand and Other Granular Textures for Use In GIMP
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	How to Add Snow, Dirt, Sand and Other Granular Textures for Use In GIMP.pdf 
Views:	9 
Size:	1.56 MB 
ID:	82933
    Original tutorial by Geamon

    Yet Another Mountain Tutorial Using GIMP
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Yet Another Mountain Tutorial Using GIMP.pdf 
Views:	8 
Size:	3.79 MB 
ID:	82934
    Additional File Needed for Tutorial
    kjdavies-mountain-tutorial-xcf.zip
    Original tutorial by kjdavies

    Using GIMP's Mosaic Filter to Create Towns
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Using GIMP's Mosaic Filter to Create Towns.pdf 
Views:	23 
Size:	4.29 MB 
ID:	82704
    Original tutorial by Torstan

    How To Create A Tiled Roof Pattern in GIMP
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	How to Create a Tiled Roof Pattern in GIMP.pdf 
Views:	5 
Size:	254.0 KB 
ID:	82936
    Original tutorial by MSZ.

    Making Water in GIMP with a Soft Edge
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Making Water in GIMP with a Soft Edge.pdf 
Views:	8 
Size:	371.4 KB 
ID:	82702
    Original tutorial by joćo paulo


    PHOTOSHOP-RELATED TUTORIALS

    Textured Mountains in Photoshop
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Textured Mountain Tutorial v2.pdf 
Views:	11 
Size:	160.5 KB 
ID:	82827
    Original Tutorial by Steel General

    Town Map Tutorial
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Town_Map_Tutorial.pdf 
Views:	17 
Size:	3.29 MB 
ID:	83004
    Bison Texture from Spiral Graphics
    Original tutorial by Larb

    Creating A Medieval Town Map In Photoshop
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Creating a Medieval Town Map in Photoshop.pdf 
Views:	31 
Size:	2.55 MB 
ID:	82706
    Original tutorial by pyrandon

    Fastest town in the west
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Fastest Town in the West Tutorial by Ascension.pdf 
Views:	11 
Size:	1.11 MB 
ID:	82705
    Original tutorial by Ascension

    How to Create a House Brush in Photoshop
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	How to Create a House Brush in PhotoShop.pdf 
Views:	7 
Size:	433.8 KB 
ID:	83057
    Original tutorial by Ascension

    Using Photoshop to Create Clustered Houses
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Using Photoshop to Create Clustered Houses.pdf 
Views:	12 
Size:	1.42 MB 
ID:	82707
    Original tutorial by Ascension

    Antique Style Maps in Photoshop
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Antique Style Maps In PhotoShop.pdf 
Views:	21 
Size:	4.57 MB 
ID:	82691
    Original tutorial by Ascension

    Making Atlas Style Maps in Photoshop
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Making an Atlas Style Map in Photoshop.pdf 
Views:	47 
Size:	1.40 MB 
ID:	82693
    Original tutorial by Ascension

    Saderan - A Tutorial
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Saderan_Tutorial_v103.pdf 
Views:	16 
Size:	1.76 MB 
ID:	82726
    Original tutorial by Tear

    Quick Guide for Bumpmaps in Photoshop
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Quick Guide for Bumpmaps in Photoshop  v1.1a.pdf 
Views:	11 
Size:	2.76 MB 
ID:	83058
    Original tutorial by Pasis

    Creating Mountains and Other Terrains in Photoshop v1.5
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Creating Mountains and Other Terrains in Photoshop v1.5.pdf 
Views:	14 
Size:	1.73 MB 
ID:	83059
    Original tutorial by Pasis

    Working with textures - Quick Photoshop Guide
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Working with Textures - Quick Photoshop Guide v1.0.pdf 
Views:	6 
Size:	617.2 KB 
ID:	83090
    Textures for use with tutorial
    Original tutorial by Pasis

    Making Maps with Photoshop
    ...a series of tutorials by jezelf
    Turning your hand drawn sketch into a detailed alpha map (map01)
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	jezelf_tut_map01.pdf 
Views:	12 
Size:	1.32 MB 
ID:	82743
    A Basic Alpha Map (map02)
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	jezelf_tut_map02.pdf 
Views:	11 
Size:	528.5 KB 
ID:	82744
    Aged, Parchment with a creation method for mountain ranges, trees and trails (map03)
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	jezelf_tut_map03.pdf 
Views:	17 
Size:	1.03 MB 
ID:	82745
    One of many options to colour your map (map04)
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	jezelf_tut_map04.pdf 
Views:	13 
Size:	999.8 KB 
ID:	82746
    Four ways to give your map a relief using height maps - using Wilbur for one of them (map05)
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	jezelf_tut_map05 (Making Maps Using Photoshop).pdf 
Views:	17 
Size:	2.83 MB 
ID:	82736
    Original tutorial by jezelf

    Sketch Style World Map in Photoshop CS
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Sketch Style World Map in Photoshop CS v1.pdf 
Views:	3 
Size:	1.71 MB 
ID:	83092
    Coast Brush (PNG Graphic)
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	coast_brush.png 
Views:	1 
Size:	12.0 KB 
ID:	83094
    Original tutorial by Moe

    Photoshop Mapping with Chuck
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Photoshop Mapping with Chuck.pdf 
Views:	13 
Size:	8.73 MB 
ID:	82740
    Additional Material for Tutorial
    Wilbur 32 Bit, Version 1.83
    Wilbur32_Setup-1.83.zip
    Wilbur 64 Bit, Version 1.83
    Wilbur64_Setup-1.83.zip
    Making Maps Using Photoshop (jezelf)
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	jezelf_tut_map05 (Making Maps Using Photoshop).pdf 
Views:	17 
Size:	2.83 MB 
ID:	82736
    Fun with Wilbur, Volume 1
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Fun With Wilbur Volume 1.pdf 
Views:	6 
Size:	1.08 MB 
ID:	82737
    Original tutorial by overlordchuck

    How to Blend Two Textures Using the Mask Tool in Photoshop
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	How to Blend Two Textures Using the Mask Tool in Photoshop.pdf 
Views:	3 
Size:	843.2 KB 
ID:	83115
    Original tutorial by Yospeck

    Creating Stair Shadows in Photoshop
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Creating Stair Shadows in Photoshop.pdf 
Views:	1 
Size:	503.5 KB 
ID:	83116
    Original tutorial by anomiecoalition

    Quick and Dirty Beach Layer Effects
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Quick and Dirty Beach Layer Effects.pdf 
Views:	4 
Size:	268.8 KB 
ID:	82730
    Original tutorial by Blake

    Hand-Drawn Mountain and Tree Map Elements using Photoshop or GIMP
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Hand-Drawn Moutain and Tree Map Elements in Photoshop or GIMP.pdf 
Views:	5 
Size:	2.18 MB 
ID:	83123
    Brushes made by Nomadic for use in tutorial
    MountainBrushes.zip
    Trees.zip
    Original tutorial by ironmetal250

    How to make Non-Destructive Textured Maps in Photoshop
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	How to make Non-Destructive Textured Maps in Photoshop.pdf 
Views:	2 
Size:	4.84 MB 
ID:	83226
    Original tutorial by ravells
    Easy Nebula Background
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Easy Nebula Background.pdf 
Views:	5 
Size:	1.46 MB 
ID:	83227
    Cloud Image #1
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	clouds1.jpg 
Views:	3 
Size:	909.8 KB 
ID:	83228
    Cloud Image #2
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	clouds2.jpg 
Views:	2 
Size:	611.2 KB 
ID:	83229
    Original tutorial by kimey

    Realistic Land / Mountain Texture Made Easy
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	RealisticLandMountainTextureMadeEasy.pdf 
Views:	5 
Size:	326.2 KB 
ID:	83230
    Original tutorial by Flawedspirit
    PDF Tutorial created by arakish

    Creating Realistic Coastlines in Photoshop
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Creating Realistic Coastlines in Photoshop.pdf 
Views:	1 
Size:	690.5 KB 
ID:	83232
    PDF Tutorial created by jelmore
    Original tutorial by OldGuy
    Realistic Coastlines Revisited by OldGuy

    How to Create an Old Drawings Imitation
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	How to Create an Old Drawings Imitation.pdf 
Views:	5 
Size:	1.49 MB 
ID:	83233
    Original tutorial by Katto
    Tutorial written by Paul, a member of forcg

    The Making of Compass Rose
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	The Making of Compass Rose.pdf 
Views:	3 
Size:	900.0 KB 
ID:	83234
    Original tutorial by daeVArt
    Last edited by Vandy; 05-01-2016 at 02:12 PM. Reason: Fixed a link
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