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Posted in Photo Effects on December 6th, 2007 with 77 responses . In this tutorial we’re going to show you how to add a dramatic, gritty, bronzed effect to your images. We’ll convert our subject image as follows: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. Our effect looks like this now: 6. And voila…our dramatic gritty effect is complete!

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Adobe Photoshop Tutorial: Extreme Contrast Photo Effect - Learn Adobe Photoshop Written by Steve Patterson. In this Photoshop Effects tutorial, we’re going to learn how to use layers, layer blend modes, some noise, a little sharpening, and a simple adjustment layer to easily give a photo an "extreme contrast" effect. Here’s the photo I’ll be using for this tutorial: The original image. And here’s the “extreme contrast” effect we’re aiming for: The final result. Let’s get started! Step 1: Duplicate The Background Layer The first thing we’re going to do is duplicate our Background layer. Photoshop’s Layers palette showing the original image on the Background layer. We’re going to duplicate it, and for that, we can use the keyboard shortcut Ctrl+J (Win) / Command+J (Mac). The Layers palette now shows the duplicate of the Background layer, named “Layer 1″, above the original. Step 2: Desaturate The New Layer We’re going to quickly remove the colors from our new layer to create a black and white version of the image. Step 3: Duplicate The Desaturated Layer And there we have it!

Create an Illustrated Look From a Photograph In this tutorial, I will show you how the create a stylized illustrated look from a photograph. The best part is that it requires no artistic ability! You can do this to any photo and pretty much any subject, but I think it works best with people. Before/After You can see a Before/After below (just roll over the image once it's all loaded in). Step One: Create a new Solid Color Adjustment layer and fill it with White. Step Two: We are going to use the Pen Tool (P) to trace all of the basic structural elements of the image. With the Pen Tool selected, simply click anywhere you would like to start then continue to click and drag to trace the part you are working on with the path. A common misconception is that a path needs to be a loop. Step Three: Turn on your white layer and your blank layer. With the blank layer still selected, hit D to make black your foreground color then right/control - click on the path and choose Stroke Path. Step Four: Hit B for the Brush Tool. Step Five: Step Six:

Separating Complex Objects from Background » Free Photoshop Tuto Welcome to PhotoshopStar.com! If you find this site useful, you might want to subscribe to our free newsletter for updates on our new Photoshop Tutorials and Articles. You can find a lot of tutorials how to separate complex objects from the background. But I would like to invite your attention to another one unique simple tutorial how to achieve the desired effect in just a few steps. In the beginning you should find some appropriate picture to work with. Apply Filter > Extract with similar settings to these: This is where we start to extract the image first of all zoom into the image with Zoom Tool so you can clearly see the outline and set the brush size to a suitable size and then simply draw around the outline of the woman’s hairstyle with Edge Highlighter Tool. After that create a new layer under and fill it with color of #aed2da. Now we can see that we have some defects on woman’s hair. Reduce brush size to 25 pixels and process areas where you can see visible defects.

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