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Create a Surreal Turtle Image - Photoshop Tutorial

Create a Surreal Turtle Image - Photoshop Tutorial
Step 1 I rarely sketch out my ideas, because blending sources this way is not very complicated, but it is important to have a feel of what you want to create, as well as the atmosphere, before you actually start working. Like with any image in which sources are being used, selections are the first stage. We want to isolate every source so that we can create our own composition. Below you can see the background sources and the main object, in this case, the turtle. Step 2 When an image is imported into photoshop, it's known as a Background Layer This means that there is no layer below that one. Step 3 The Pen Tool is my preferred tool for extracting an object, because it's a very versatile tool that once mastered can be used to accomplish almost anything. Step 4 Delete the original sky, like shown below, so that the new sky can be imported. Step 5 Once the new sky is in your image, press Ctrl+T and resize the sky to fit over the image. Step 6 Then go to Filter - Blur - Average Step 7

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Create Surreal Photo Manipulation With A Man Without Face First, I’d like to thank Joubert Quentin a.k.a hybrid-creation for allowing me to create this tutorial based on his image, Your Skull is Red. You can see his portofolio in DeviantArt or his personal site. Before we start, take at look at the image we are about to create below. 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.

Photoshop Tutorial Hall of Fame Jul Photoshop Tutorial Hall of Fame By Cary Grant Achieving a Vintage Look Through Color Tones in Photoshop CS by Guest Contributor Anna Gay Photographers are often striving for a “vintage” look in their photos, and even though there are endless ways of achieving a vintage look, there are a couple of characteristics to keep in mind. First of all, the color tones in a vintage photo often lean towards either a blue or a red hue, or a cross-processed look. Vintage photos also have an element of noise or grain that can be achieved through textures, and also a certain amount of vignetting around the edges of the photo. In this tutorial, we will look at adjusting color tones and adding vignettes. This photo is the result of adjusting the color curves, adding two vignettes, and a color fill, which we will walk through step-by-step.

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Create a Shiny Lock Icon Design_Icon Design_allfreebrush Final Image Preview Before we get started, let's take a look at the image we'll be creating. As always, the full Photoshop file is available via our PSDTUTS Plus membership . Step 1 Let's start with a new document, filled with a light grey color (#D5D5D5). 80s Christmas Artwork in Photoshop It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas and it's time for our holiday tutorial. For this year we will have a very 80s image inspired by the work of Arkuma using Photoshop CS6. So for this tutorial we will create a image using basic filters and effects to create a nice vinage effect. The fonts used are Avant Garde and FreestyleScrD. Step 1