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Just Great Photoshop Tutorials » Making a Print-Ready Business Card Using Only Photoshop. Adobe Photoshop Tutorials - Best Of. Advertisement Meet the new Sketch Handbook, our brand new Smashing book that will help you master all the tricky, advanced facets of Sketch.

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Filled with practical examples and tutorials in 12 chapters, the book will help you become more proficient in your work. Get the book now → Most people who have designed websites or apps in Photoshop will, at one point or another, have had issues trying to match colors in images to colors generated by HTML, CSS or code. This article aims to solve those problems once and for all. Further Reading on SmashingMag: Link Color Management to Match Colors Across Multiple Devices Link In the print world, color management typically involves calibrating your entire workflow, from scanner or digital camera to computer display to hard proofs to the final press output. When building Web and application interfaces, the situation is a little different. There is a catch, though. The Goal Link Why Is This So Difficult? How Does Photoshop Differ From OS X And Windows? Photoshop Training - Smooth Skin tutorial (part 1/2) We're going to use the following image for this Photoshop tutorial: Download this image to your hard drive by right clicking on it and selecting (when you use Windows) Save Picture As...

Photoshop Training - Smooth Skin tutorial (part 1/2)

The first thing we're going to do is removing blemishes in the face. In the following image I've marked which areas I considered needed a correction: The reason why we're going to remove blemishes first is because we will have better results when we soften the skin in our next step. The tool that we're going to use to remove blemishes is the Healing Brush Tool which can be found in the tool bar: Let's first add a new layer by clicking on the Create a New Layer icon in the layers palette. With the Healing Brush Tool still selected, let's look at the option bar: On the left we can see a black dot with a sharp edge; it means that the brush is going to have a hard edge (also called 100% hardness).

The next option is called Source, for which we have two options; Sampled or Pattern. Photoshop Tutorials and Links - Create a Dark Themed Web Design from Scratch. Photoshop Tutorials: Add A Realistic Water Reflection To A Photo. Written by Steve Patterson.

Photoshop Tutorials: Add A Realistic Water Reflection To A Photo

In this Photoshop tutorial, we'll learn how to easily add a realistic water reflection to any photo. It's a very easy effect to create and you can add it to any photo you like, although it tends to work best with images that don't already contain water in them. We'll be using a simple filter and a displacement map to create the water ripple effect, and a Hue/Saturation adjustment layer to give our water a little color.

Note: Photoshop CS6 users, check out the fully updated Photoshop CS6 version of our Water Reflection Effect tutorial. Here's the photo that I'll be working with throughout this tutorial: The original image. And here's what our image is going to look like after adding the water reflection : The final result. Let's get started! Step 1: Duplicate The Background Layer With our image newly opened inside Photoshop, we can see in the Layers palette that we currently have one layer, the Background layer, which contains our image: x Select the Move Tool. 40 Incredibly Inspirational Retro & Vintage Photoshop Tutorials. The memories of yesteryears invoke in us a sense of nostalgia as we long for the days gone by when life seems so much simpler.

40 Incredibly Inspirational Retro & Vintage Photoshop Tutorials

Technology was not as advanced as it is today, and things were changing at a slower pace. Retro and vintage years usually refer to the decades before our present day, up to the last century. Images of the early 1900s to the 1980s comes into mind as we think about the designs of this era. Even though retro and vintage designs, as the names suggest, are technically outdated, many of us still turn to them for inspiration. These designs are still very much appreciated today due to its nostalgic value. For this very reason, we have combed the web for a number of Photoshop tutorials on retro and vintage designs. Old Fantasy Map via Vile Works Abstract Retro-Pop Wallpaper via Tutorial 9 Realistic Burnt Parchment 3D Retro Strip via Photoshop Tutor Creating the New Retro via Computer Arts Awesome Retro Collage via 10 Steps Retro Pop Art Stunning Old-World Look Old World Wax Seal.

Photoshop Case Study. A Post By: Darren Rowse The following photoshop tutorial was submitted by one of our Forum members – Floris who took an image that another of our forum members submitted and did some photoshopping on it (with permission of the other member).

Photoshop Case Study

I hope you find it a useful tutorial. We’ve all experienced it, maybe only once, maybe 10 or even 100 times: Looking at a photograph you took, and think: “pity, wish I could change the colors a bit, or frame it a bit to the right.” Sometime you can go back an try another shot, but thats not always possible. Fortunately, you actually can change these things. Here’s a tutorial on what can be changed in this photograph (shown below) with some post processing work.