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50 Carefully Selected Photoshop Text Effect Tutorials. Removing a White Background with Photoshop Actions. There are a ton of textures available on the internet, like spray paint drips that have a white background.

Removing a White Background with Photoshop Actions

Usually you will want to to remove the background and then bring it to your design. I created some actions that use alpha channels to remove the white background. These actions are very handy for all types of textures. There are 3 separate actions included in this set. Create a Realistic Panoramic Matte Painting in Photoshop. Matte paintings are images commonly used in the film industry to create the illusion of an environment that would otherwise be too expensive or impossible to build.

Create a Realistic Panoramic Matte Painting in Photoshop

In this tutorial I will show you how to turn a single stock photo into a realistic panoramic scene. Click to enlarge the image. Resources The following images were used during the production of this image. Step 1. 15 Tutorials for Recreating Authentic Photo Effects. Photoshop effects usually bring up thoughts of vibrant swirling lines and abstract pieces of stunning artwork, not to mention the not so cool Photoshop filters that have been the cause of eye-wrenching design choices for years.

15 Tutorials for Recreating Authentic Photo Effects

There are, however a range of effects that not only look great, but stay true to the traditional photographic techniques the effects originally evolved from. Here are 15 tutorials for recreating authentic photo effects such as Lomo photography, HDR and Cross Processing digitally in Adobe Photoshop. Pinhole Photography A pinhole camera is created using a small box with a tiny hole, the overall form is extremely simple with no lens. DIY pin hole cameras are often made from shoe boxes and photographic paper.

Cross Processing Cross processed photographs are recognisable from the unusual colours and tones in the final shot. Street Photography One of the most recognisable street photography shots is ‘Homeless Mike’ by Leroy Skalstad. Split Toning. Amazing Photoshop light effect in 10 Steps. Last year I had written a tutorial showing how to create some lighting effects in Photoshop, it was called Magic Lighting Effects.

Amazing Photoshop light effect in 10 Steps

A lot of people liked it, but some people still have some questions on how to achieve that effect. When I added a “buy me a coffee” featured on my blog I decided to use an image I had done when I was showing my cousin how to do the Magic effect. Instead of using a hat I used a coffee cup and the process is basically the same, however this time I will explain it in more details. Step 1 Create a new document, apply a Layer Style on the background layer. Step 2. Photoshop CS4: A Picture Worth a Thousand Words - Layers Magazine. I love Photoshop techniques that offer all kinds of possibilities for experimentation—and the following tutorial is a perfect example of one of those techniques.

Photoshop CS4: A Picture Worth a Thousand Words - Layers Magazine

In this issue, we’re going to take a portrait and replace the person’s image with text (think 2009 Grammy posters). Pick a portrait that offers good contrast—a photo that’s very dramatic and dark probably won’t work as well. I’ve had the best success with straight-on head and shoulder shots, but again, feel free to experiment with all types of photos. For the best results, choose a photo that has a light background (or select the background around the person and make it lighter). Create a new document (File>New) in a size that’s smaller than your photo: the specifics don’t really matter. Switch back to the photograph. Then, press Command-J (PC: Ctrl-J) to copy the selected pixels onto a new layer.

Go back to the Select menu and choose Color Range again. Click the Create a New Layer icon at the bottom of the Layers panel. 40 Sources To Download High-Quality Free Photoshop PSD Stuff. When it comes to Image editing or photo enhancement, Adobe Photoshop is usually the primary option to consider.

40 Sources To Download High-Quality Free Photoshop PSD Stuff

However, the software package itself is a quite hard to learn — and extremely hard to master. Super Cool Watercolor Effect in 10 steps in Photoshop. Last year I wrote a Photoshop tutorial for PSDTUTS showing how to create a very nice design using watercolor brushes.

Super Cool Watercolor Effect in 10 steps in Photoshop

It was inspired by the work of guys such as Bruno Fujii, Margot Mace, Raphaël of My Dead Pony and Stina Person. This time I will create another effect but it will be using Masks and Watercolor brushesl; it's inspired by another great digital artist, the master Scott Hansen the mind behind ISO 50 and also some images from the Daily Inspiration. So in this tutorial we will use Photoshop, some brushes from Brusheezy and some stock photos. Step 1. Create an Editable On Screen Text Effect using Smart Objects « PsAwesome★ Awesome Photoshop Tutorials. In this Awesome★ Photoshop tutorial, i’m going to show you how to create an editable screen shot text effect.

Create an Editable On Screen Text Effect using Smart Objects « PsAwesome★ Awesome Photoshop Tutorials

You can easily edit the text, you don’t need to repeat all steps from scratch, just double click the text layer and change it. This tutorial also has some good applications of Smart Objects. Have fun. Here is the Final Image Before we start lets see the final image we’ll create through out this tutorial. You can download the layered PSD document here. The 100 Most Popular Photoshop Tutorials 2009.

Under Articles Sometimes, you may find it difficult to look for some of the highest quality photoshop tutorials using search engines.

The 100 Most Popular Photoshop Tutorials 2009

As most of time, almost all tutorials would label themselves to be good, high quality or even the best photoshop tutorial you can find. When searching through all these tutorials, your time is wasted. 40 Free Tutorials on Advanced Drawing Techniques. The traditional form of drawing and sketching is a highly sought after skill.

40 Free Tutorials on Advanced Drawing Techniques

Develop your personal drawing abilities by following this collection of 40 great tutorials on advanced drawing techniques, including general theory, useful tips, comic inspired art and some methods for transforming your creations into digital format. How To Make Subtle Textured Brushes In Photoshop. You know how in just about every Photoshop tutorial one of the first steps is to go and download a set of brushes? Well, it’s time to change that.

Making your very own custom Photoshop brushes is a simple process that we can all take advantage of. In this tutorial we will focus on making a subtle textured brush, but the technique is the same for any type of brush that you’re after. Create a realistic folded paper text in Photoshop. Today we will learn how to realize a folded paper text effect from scratch in Photoshop. We will firstly create the background using a couple of patterns, then we will work on the type treatment with the help of the pen tool, layer masks and other useful techniques related to dodge,burn and the transform tool. 20 PSD Tuts That Will Turn You Into A Photoshop Guru. Many people can use Photoshop, but only a select few can call themselves gurus.

Learn all the methods in the 20 tutorials below and you’ll be well on your way to joining this elite. Rather than focus on tuts for beginners, intermediates or advanced users, we’ve simply chosen ones which produce jaw-dropping effects. All of them are easy to follow, although most do require at least some prior knowledge and experience. 1. 100 Helpful Photography Tutorials for Beginners and Professionals. Photography as both a profession and a hobby is an incredibly expansive topic that covers a remarkably vast range of subjects from science and art.

No matter where you lie on the professional spectrum, there is simply always more to learn. We spent countless hours scouring the web for the best content we could find and share with you, and today we'll help you expand your knowledge with 100 photography related tutorials! 20 Superb Adobe Illustrator Tutorials. CSS - Noupe. Total Recall #1: The Ultimate Collection of the Best Free Templates 2013 in PSD and HTML/CSS The past leaves its own mark, so it is very useful to look back early in the year, and put up a best-of-collection of remarkable things and resources.

May be you have missed something valuable that might come in handy in the near future, probably something that will make your working process more efficient, time-saving and cost-effective. Or be it something that can help to quickly “kickstart” your web project, and is available free of charge and can freely undergo different changes. Today we are going to give a rundown of the previous year’s free stuff. To be more precise, today we have collected professional website layout PSD and HTML/CSS templates, which, as practice shows, are never enough. Read more.