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

Photoshop CS4: A Picture Worth a Thousand Words Layers Magazine | 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. 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).

Tutorial Magazine - 33 Best Photoshop Tutorials of April 2009

photoshop Recreate the Iron Man Interface Effect This tutorial will show you how to create the screen interface from the hit movie Iron Man. | 41410 views | by abduzeedo Tutorial Magazine - 33 Best Photoshop Tutorials of April 2009

30 Cool Photoshop Tutorials for Beginners | LOOKS GOOD Design Magazine

30 Cool Photoshop Tutorials for Beginners | LOOKS GOOD Design Magazine Article by Tony Chen in Design, Resources, Tutorials | 11 comments Adobe Photoshop, an essential to any designer’s toolkit is probably the most popular graphics editing program out there. Photoshop is easy to learn and offers an extensive array of advanced tools to create some impressive and realistic compositions. All of these are free resources for budding graphics designers to learn basic to intermediate manipulations with this powerful graphics editing software. This article is a collection of some high quality Photoshop tutorials for beginners – this is a place to start.
In this tutorial we are going to take some regular text and add some effects to make it look like it has been painted or printed on wood. This is a great way to give your text that natural look. This can be applied to any solid shape, text, images, logos, etc. What we are going to need Adobe Photoshop

Create realistic type on wood

Create realistic type on wood
Create a Powerful Mental Wave Explosion Effect
Photoshop tips, tutorials and lessons for photographers How to use Adjustment Brush Using Adjustment Brush allows you to apply changes to your image in selected areas only. You can change exposure, contrast, highlights, shadows, clarity, saturation, sharpness, noise and even color temperature if you need.

Photoshop tips, tutorials and lessons for photographers

While tools like the Magic Eraser can sometimes remove your backgrounds, the fact is you’re going to have to get your hands dirty with the eraser if you have images with complex backgrounds that need removing. While this can be time consuming, you can save yourself a lot of time with a little Photoshop wizardry. Let’s take a look. Right click your Background Layer in your Layers Palette, and choose “Layer from Background…” It automatically renames as Layer 0. Simply press OK. Your Layers Palette should only have a single layer, your newly unlocked “Layer 0.” Remove Complex Backgrounds from Images in Photoshop

Remove Complex Backgrounds from Images in Photoshop

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Book posters for reading enthusiasts - Postertext

Book posters for reading enthusiasts - Postertext
Quick Tip: Remove a Person From a Photo With Photoshop CS5’s Content Aware Feature With the launch of the new Adobe Suite of programs comes the long awaited Adobe Photoshop CS5. Packed with new features to speed up your workflow it truly is the most advanced edition of Photoshop to date. One of the new features we will be looking at today is called Content Aware. This feature allows you to quickly fill in a selection with surrounding content making it look like a part of the original image.

Quick Tip: Remove a Person From a Photo With Photoshop CS5’s Content Aware Feature

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Tutorial Magazine - 32 Best Photoshop Tutorials of July 2009 photoshop How to Digitally Paint Portraits Create digital paintings that look like high-end comics from photos with these great Photoshop tips. | 16643 views | by digitalarts

Tutorial Magazine - 32 Best Photoshop Tutorials of July 2009

Resources June 15, 2010 Rust often signifies age and dirt that others may not want to have in their work. With designers, however, rust is viewed in a different aspect. Most especially if the rustiness can be used or applied as material for design projects, depending on its style and the projects’ goals. Free Downloads: A Collection of Rusted Textures

Free Downloads: A Collection of Rusted Textures

Improve your photography with classical art.

Adjusting your photographs to get the color 'just right' can be a chore. Think about this: The Old Masters of painting spent years of their lives learning about color. Why let all their effort go to waste on the walls of some museum when it could be used to give you a hand with color correction? When Photoshop entered the CS series it included a new tool called 'Match Color.' This tools was made so that you could match a series of photos to one another. But there is another thing you can do with 'Match Color' that is much cooler: You can match the colors in your photos to those in famous paintings.