Sunday, May 15, 2011

A bright future


I am a dedicated graphic and web professional serving the design industry since last decade. While designing I take care that the message which is intended to communicate shall stand out throughout the artwork and my design will have a "call to action" sense, so that my client's hard earned money proves fruitful to them. I offer cost effective solution for your business and personal needs for graphic design, web design and website development.

I promise my services to deliver the best in the market.


I offer



  • Static Web Designing & developing + Domain
  • Registration+ Web Hosting Packages
  • Attractive Home page with Animation
  • Dynamic Page control by Admin
  • Dynamic Photo Gallery
  • Page manager
  • Enquiry form
  • SEO and SMO
  • Email accounts
  • Support


I also deal with website hosting & Domain Name Registration.

Career History
  • 14 years of professional experience as graphic and web designer at Graphic World
  • 4 years as ThinkingStorm.com's design tutoring team lead, responsible for training new tutors and spearheading teamwide development.
  • 6 years of online tutoring tenure with ThinkingStorm.com
  • 2 years teaching IT and design skills at CMC Academy
  • 6 years teaching IT and design skills at ActiveComputech.com
  • 15,000 hours of design tutoring.
  • 2,500 individual students supported.
  • 6 years designing corporate identities and branding solutions for corporate clients at Graphic World
  • 10 years designing for print and digital media
All Services that I provide:
  • Graphic Design
  • Logo Design
  • Branding Solutions
  • Web Designing
  • Web Development
  • Website maintenance
  • Portal Development
  • E commerce development
  • Software development
  • Search Engine Optimization
  • Internet Marketing
  • System Maintenance
  • Technical Support
  • Web hosting
  • Domain registration


Contact me:


Sajid Holy

Active Computech

Call: +91 9030455365 (between 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM IST)


E-Mail – sajidholy@gmail.com


Website- www.sajidholy.com

              www.activecomputech.com


Following are few of my recent web works

Sunday, April 10, 2011

Graphic World, a source for creative minds

Graphic World Hyderabad (India) employs universally recognized and established visual principles and elements.

  • Brand Foundation
  • Corporate Presentation
  • Visiting Card
  • Envelopes
  • Package Design
  • Letterhead Design
  • Logo and Icon Design
  • Stationery Design
  • CD Cover Design
  • Naming & Tag line Writing
  • Business Card Design
  • Flyers, catalogs, print advertisements
The elements including space, shape, form, mass, line, texture, pattern, time, light, and color compose the basic vocabulary of visual design. Design principles, such as scale, proportion, balance, rhythm, emphasis, variety and unity constitute the broader structural aspects of the composition.



Contact Us for an open conversation, Email your requirements or ask for a free quote for all your Graphic designing needs. You can also hire a dedicated graphic designer from our team of expert web designers.

Thursday, September 30, 2010

Let me shape your imaginations - Graphic, Web, Prepress, Vectors....

I currently own Adobe Photoshop CS5, Adobe Illustrator CS5 and Corel Draw X5.  I am well versed with all of these applications to get the best of out of them. To be honest, if you pose your imagination before me, i can try my level best and bring fruitful results to shape your imagination using these powerful graphic design applications.



Visit my graphic and web portfolio on
http://www.activecomputech.com/portfolio.html

As a graphic designer i produce visual solutions to the communication needs of my esteemed clients, using a combination of creative skills and commercial awareness. As an active designer i possess imaginative flair, awareness of current fashions in the visual arts, strong knowledge of the latest graphic and web design packages like Adobe Photoshop CS5, Adobe Illustrator CS5, Adobe Indesign CS5, Adobe Premier CS5, Adobe After Effects CS5, Adobe Fireworks CS5, Adobe Flash CS5 with Action Script 3 inclusive of latest web technologies like HTML 5 and CSS3, Ajax, JQuery, Javascript and Search engine optimization as well. I have an adequate understanding of material costs and time limits, all of which can impact on the design.

By providing quality visuals i ensure my clients to have an hopeful increase in their profit margins so that their potential audience become more informed or persuaded by the graphics i design - be it flyer design, brochure design, business card design, SEO project, website design (both dynamic and static websites inclusive of content management systems - Joomla, Drupal, etc. - on any given platform - PHP / MYSQL / ASP .Net), flash presentations, etc.

Wednesday, September 29, 2010

because you never get a second chance to make the first impression



    *  Professional Web Design
    * Static Web Design
    * Dynamic Web Design
    * Flash Web Design
    * Hybrid Web Design
    * Ecommerce Web Design
    * Outsource Web Design
    * SEO Website Design
    * Blog Web Design
    * Website Design Solutions
    * Portal Design
    * Banner Design
    * Logo Design India
    * Splash Page Design



    *  Flash Web Design
    * Flash Intro Pages
    * Flash Presentation
    * Flash Animations
    * Flash Photo Galleries
    * Splash Page Design



    *  SEO
    * Search Engine Optimization
    * Search Engine Marketing
    * Search Engine Submission
    * Search Engine Ranking
    * Email Marketing



    *  Outsource Website Development
    * E Commerce Website
    * E Business Website
    * Shopping Cart Website
    * PHP Programming
    * Web Programming
    * Interactive Customer Communication
    * Database Driven Dynamic Pages
    * Database Driven Website
    * Online Credit Card & Payment       Processing
    * Payment Gateway Development

Photo Retouching


Retouching is very neccesary if you’re a photographer. It can be pretty fun if you just want to try it out as well. In this article there are collected newest and best retouching tutorials from the web. Of course there are a lot more outside, but I believe you don’t need them all. You can find anything here from the basic skin smoothening with gaussian blur to complex picture part extracting from background.
Tutorials are sorted in categories, so there shouldn’t be any problem finding the right one for you. I didn’t create this article for you to scroll down 100 same, old, basic tutorials and just tweet them further. I created it for you to find something useful for you, acutally read it and learn something.

Skin

1. Retouching Skin Tutorial

Learn the basic things to do when you need to smoothen someon’s skin a bit. If you aren’t familiar with the art of retouching, you should take a quick look into this.
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2. Superb Skin Airbrush Technique

This is pretty basic tutorial as well. If you didn’t like the previous one, take a look into this and I’m pretty sure you will understand the basics of skin smoothening.
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3. Skin Softening Tutorial – High/Low Pass

Video tutorial – learn how to smoothen skin tones, while retaining skin detail and texture using High Pass filter.

4.Create Action for Smooth Airbrushed Skin

In this tutorialyouwill seehow to create an action to use in your photos for simple retouching jobs using blurring techniques and grain filters.This is recommended only for beginners, because you can’t replace retouching skills with an action.

5. Removing Skin Blemishes With The Spot Healing Brush

Learn how to ably use Spot Healing Brush Tool to remove blemishes and clear up ugly spot.
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6. How to Get Perfect Skin

Litte bit more explained and advanced use of default retouching tools – Healing Brush, Clone Stamp, Gaussian Blur.
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7. Soften Skin with Surface Blur

Another easy, fast way to smoothen skin. You will see the difference between Surface and Gaussian blur here. Ofcourse this blurring doesn’t replace work with Healing Brush Tool, but it ain’t so bad either.

Whole face

1. High-End Facial Retouching Video Tutorial

This is a video tutorial that’ll teach you to make the necessary steps in high-end fashion/skin photo-retouching on all of your photographs.

2. Correcting Reflective Make-Up

This video tutorial shows you one way to address reflective make-up on a model or in a portrait.
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3. High Quality Portrait Retouching

In this tutorial you’llbe demonstrated the level of editing that goes into removing any discrepancies in the skin.

4. De-Aging in Photoshop

See some of the common retouching tools in action.

5.Professional Photo Retouching Tutorial

Another tutorial to see retouching in action and learn something you didn’t quote understand from writen tutorials.

Hair

1. Professional Hair Retouching

Learn not just how to change hair color, but also how to remove unwanted strands, work with shadows and highlights, boost image vividness.

2. Change Hair Color With Photoshop

This tutorial will show you how to change the hair color easily with Photoshop. You can experiment yourself with color tones to achieve different outcomes.
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Whole Photo

1. Professional Photographic Retouching Tutorial

In this video tutorialyou will be guidedinto acomplete, professional photographic retouching from start to finish. Additional to all the standart retouching techniques, you’re also going to learn how to simulate realistic depth of field and how to enhance some photos areas.

2. How To Straighten Crooked Photos

In this Photoshop tutorial, we’re going to learn a quick and easy way to straighten crooked photos.
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Face Parts

1. Easy Digital Nose Job In Photoshop

In this tutorial you’re going to learn how incredibly easy it is to give someone a digital nose job.
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2. How to Digitally Paint Lip Gloss

This tutorial demonstrates how to use digital painting with a drawing tablet to create the illusion of lip gloss on bare lips.
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3. Face Shaping

Learn how to change the shape of nose, chin, lips, eyes etc using Warp and Liquify Tool.

Quick Tips

1. Whiten Teeth in Photoshop

Learn how to quickly whiten teeth in Photoshop in just a couple of minutes.
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2. Virtual Weight Loss in Photoshop

Learn how to use Liquify Tool to remove overwightusing Photoshop.

3. Removing Makeup in Photoshop

Really easy tutorial showing you how to get rid of the needless make up using just Brush Tool.

4. Eye Make Up

Learn how to easily apply make up to eyes. You can use this technique to other face parts as well.

5. Retouch Eyes

Learn how to hightlight eyes, apply a bit of make up to make them look beautiful, not hyperbolic.
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6. Dodge and Burn Tool Retouch

Learn how tu use Adjustment Layers, Dodge and Burn Tool to achieve similar result if you would used something like Healing Brush Tool.
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8. Changing Eye Color

In this Photoshop photo retouching tutorial, we’ll learn a very simple technique for changing someone’s eye color in a photo using a Hue/Saturation adjustment layer. This is basiccly the most popular way to change the eye color. After you get more familiar with other Adjustment layers, you can experiment with them too.
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9. How to Quickly and Effectively Clean Out Body Hair in Photoshop

Use Smudge Tool to quickly clean out body hair. This technique isn’t nearly as good as Healing Brush Tool, but it can be a good time saver and sometimes the effect isn’t so bad.
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10. Applying a Realistic Tattoo

In this tutorial you willhave demonstrated an advanced technique to achieve a realistic tattoo.You will be using masks, adjustment layers, displacement maps, and several brushing skills will be applied.
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11. Using The Red Eye Tool Non-Destructively

This photoshop tutorial will show you how to use Photoshop Red Eye Tool tool in a non-destructive way. You will alsosee you how to use the red eye tool to create a mask that you can use for any kind of red eye correction.
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12. Healing Brushes

See how all of the Healing Toolswork.

Color Adjustments

1. Awesome Photorealistic Coloring Techniques

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2. Fix Tone and Color with Levels In Photoshop

Learn how to use basic Photoshop Adjustments to make your photos look more professional.
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3. Simple Focused Lighting Effect In Photoshop

In thistutorial, we’re going to look at how to bring focus and attention to a specific part of an image using a simple and easy to create lighting effect.
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4. Advanced Color Correction Tutorial

In this tutorial you’re going to learn how to use Curves adjustment with concrete Channel. It is a more sophisticated technique of removing unwanted color casts
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5. Add Dynamic Lighting to a Flat Photograph

In this tutorial, you will seehow to spice up a fairly dull and flat photograph. It’s very easy and fast. Go from flat photo to a uniquely lit style.
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6. Using the Selective Color Adjustment

This is a tutorial on how to use the selective color adjustment layer in photoshop to optimize colors and tones in your photos.

Landscape Retouch

1. Retouch a Damaged Photograph

In this Photoshop tutorial we’re going to improve the quality of a landscape photograph. Learn how to reduce noise, fix damaged areas and use Adjustment layers.
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2. Improve Colors of Your Photo

Learn really basic Adjustment Layer techniques to achieve good looking result.
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3. Landscape Retouching and Editing in Photoshop

A video tutorial on how to retouch landscape photos; includes information on brightness adjustment, sharpening, noise reduction, proper flattening, and artifact removal.

4. Professional Sharpening For Landscape Images

Learn how tu use Smart SHarpen Filter and get the effect done with blending modes.
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5. Enhance Photography

Enhance many aspects of your photography such as saturation, contrast, sharpening techniques and finish of the final presentation with an extremely slick border.

Extracting From Background

1. Selecting & Extracting Hair – Masking Tutorial

One of the most challenging montage or masking jobs in the profession of post-production editing is the hair lift. Learn how to extract hair from background with masking.
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2. Background Replacement Tutorial

A tutorial showing you how to add backgrounds and textures to your existing images using Color Range and Layer Masks.

3. Advanced Selecting Hair

Watch step by step videohow to use channels to extract difficult image areas like hair.

4. Digging into Channels as an Extraction Tool

Learn how tu use channels as an extraction method. Again, the example is a portrait with hair in it, so you could see the power of this technique.

Graphic Design Web Design Print Design Online Training

We would like to introduce ourselves as pioneers in the business of graphic and web design services as well as training and education of related resources since past decade. Weprovide online training for web design, graphic design, e-commerce, content management system, PHP / My SQL, etc.

We offer quality oriented affordable online training  in web designing, web development, seo services, blog development and joomla cms development. We create a very innovative and creative web professionals. Our courses are designed to provide information about the technology and apply that technology in real time projects. We are creating the best professionals with our well structured course modules. Each course which we are offering, will have a unique advantage. We are not like other computer insitutes in hyderabad. We are unique in our teaching methodology and special care is taken in providing the enthusiasm in the subject for our students.

Our expert faculties assists you in each and every phase of training with real time implementation. Graphic World provides ease of learning  Please check the full list of online software courses and feel free to contact us.

List of the courses we offer :

   * Adobe Photoshop CS5
    * Adobe Indesign CS5
    * Adobe Ilustrator CS5
    * Adobe Flash CS5
    * Adobe Dreamweaver CS5
    * Adobe After Effects CS5
    * Ulead PhotoImpact
    * CorelDraw X5
    * Oracle forms and reports
    * Oracle sql & plsql
    * Oracle dba
    * Search Engine Optimization SEO
    * Oracle apps technical & functional
    * Testing tools ( QA)
    * Dotnet
    * Sharepoint
    * Silverlight
    * Java
    * Unix administration
    * Microsoft Web Expression
    * Linux
    * Web sphere administration
    * Sql developer
    * Sql dba

Online Web Design Course Modules


Online Web Design Course Modules :-

Introduction to Web technologies(Module 1)

Introduction to Web Technologies
Protocols and Port Numbers
Domain Names, DNS and Domaining
Client and Server Software.
Static, Dynamic and Web Apps
Web Standards and W3C.ORG


Adobe Photoshop CS5 Course (Module 2)

Introduction of Stock Photography
Types of Images and Image Editing Tools
Introduction to Adobe Photoshop
Using Photoshop Tools
Layers, Actions and Filters
Creating Custom Effects
Design Banners, Basic Website Layout
Conversation of PSD to XHTML


HTML / XHTML (Module 3)

Markup Languages
Structure of HTML
Basic HTML Tags
Advanced HTML Tags
Difference between HTML & XHTML
XHTML Basic tags
Introduction to Doc Types


Adobe Dreamweaver CS5 (Module 4)

Intro to Adobe Dreamweaver
Learning the interface
Defining a Dreamweaver site
Adding Content and Multimedia. (common Tool Bar)
Creating user submission forms.
Importing a website design
Using DWT Template


Cascading Style Sheets (Module 5)

Introduction to CSS
Types of style sheets
Types of CSS Selectors
Complete CSS properties
Simple CSS Layout Design
Converting Table layout to CSS
Creating CSS Menus.
Creating Appealing forms using CSS
CSS Optimization Tips


Web Hosting (Module 8)

Web Hosting Basics
Types of Hosting Packages
Changing Name Servers
Using FTP Client (Cute FTP Pro)


Browser Testing (Module 9)

Various Browser Versions
Validating the XHTML & CSS
Common Compatibility Issues
Online Resources for common issues.


Web Design Project (Module 10)

Project Requirements
Designing a Layout
Conversion of Layout to CSS

Adding Flash to Site
Adding Form to Site
Implementing Java Script
Testing the Browser Errors.
Uploading the Site to Server