Today we have a great new photo manipulation tutorial for you guys. You'll learn how to create a beautiful nature scene, featuring some crazy weather, a complex background structure and some lovely touches of detail.
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If you love creating abstract, visually awesome work in Photoshop, then this tutorial is for you. Learn how to create a surreal scene featuring a giant maze, constructed by 3D blocks. You'll learn all kinds of techniques, such as working with perspective, applying texture and lighting and much more.
Today I’m going to introduce a PSDFAN community member to you who is doing seriously special things with his creative work. Prepare to be blown away. Henk has been with us for a couple of months now, but after just 3 short weeks he was creating Photoshop work that I wasn’t capable of making for years!
I know that the PSDFAN community loves photo manipulation. However, I recognise that it can be a tricky skill to learn. Today's tutorial breaks down some key photo manipulation techniques, such as blending, colouring, texture/brush application and many more! You'll learn how to create a lovely surreal image that's sure to impressive your friends. It's time to get icy and take your photo manip skills up a notch!
Video Course: Learning an Effective, Non Destructive Workflow (Free Video Lesson + New Course Release)
Does this sound familiar? You're working away on a design, only to find that you've made a few mistakes along the way. However, you can't undo them, so you have to either start over, or lose a ton of your work! We've all been there, but luckily there is a better way! Non-Destructive Editing!. Today's free video lesson gives you a peek at our second video course 'Learning an Effective, Non Destructive Workflow'.
In today's video lesson I show you the 'edging technique' which is a quick, but very effective way to improve the blending of multiple images in your Photoshop work.
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Photo manipulation is at the very core of digital art. It teaches us about composition, blending, complex workflows and many other aspects of being a top designer. Today's design lesson will teach you how to photo manipulate a fantasy flaming warrior using a range of professional techniques. You'll learn how to composite several images into a single cohesive scene. You'll learn how to blend effectively, apply surface textures and lighting and much more.
Floating landscapes always make for fun Photoshop work. However, often with floating landscape compositions, the floating landscape is the extent of the image, and it lacks any real story. Over at our members community, members are buzzing with ideas and inspiration. We teach people that it's more important to develop creative direction than it is to master every complex tool in Photoshop. The crucial thing is for your images to tell a story, and to mean something to the viewer.
In today's tutorial you'll learn how to create a dark, ominous scene featuring a fantasy devil woman. This is a fairly advanced tutorial with lots of details, but I've broken down the entire process for you so that you can follow along.
Today, you’ll learn how to create an authentic pirate treasure map. There's some great techniques used in this tutorial which will show you how to properly blend your Photoshop work. You'll master things like color blending, lighting, reflections, subtle details, composition and more.
Hey creatives! You may have noticed that we've been a little quiet here the past couple of weeks. To be honest, I've been working incredibly hard to setup a huge new part of the site for you guys. Take a look at today's video to learn more:
Learn how to convert a personal photo into an authentic pop art outcome. This tutorial uses a range of great techniques that you can put to work on any of your photos.
With Halloween fast approaching it's time take our design work to a dark, spooky place. That's the whole beauty of design isn't it? The ability to adapt our style of design based on the creative brief, the context or the client. Today we're going to create a seriously creepy human puppet hybrid using a regular portrait photo of a beautiful model.
Learn how to convert your regular photos into an authentic, vintage looking outcome. This tutorial uses a range of great techniques that you can put to work on any of your photos. You'll work with texturing, brush application, filters, color correction and more.