The purpose of this page is to give you some further ideas and resources in connection with my video tutorial: "divide a circle into an equal amount of odd or even segments with Photoshop.. We provide sample project ideas for using the segmented circles. Also we provide downolads of various circle concepts to get you started.
Divide a Circle into equal segments Project Page
Making an equally segmented circle in Photoshop
If you wish to make your own segmented circle, you can follow my video below. The procedure in the tutorial allows you to make a cirle with either an even or an odd number of equal segments.
This is a nice project you can do for a child. Maybe do one every year and see how things change over time.
16 Favorite Things Project
I started with the 16 equal segments circle, then placed overlapping cirles in the center.
Text was accomplished with the pen tool by creating a small path then placing text on the path.
Downloadable free templates.
These are 300 ppi files in .jpg format Size is 8" square. You can place or copy them into Photoshop or Photoshop Elements and modify them as you wish. Click the download link below the picture to download the higher resolution picture, do not "save target as as" you will get a low resolution file if you do.
I started with the 10 segment circle. Then modified with small outer circles and then a larger outer circle. The template is available for download above.
Top 10 Project
The possiblities are endless with this as there are so many top 10 ideas out there. I.e. top ten favorite people, movies, youtube videos, songs, artists,tv shows, foods, recipies, etc. You can even put your result on a web page and have each small circle linked to urls.
Here are some of our choices for best videos for various categories of Photoshop tutorials