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How to Retouch a face in Photoshop, workflow tutorial

How to retouch a face in Photoshop. Learn how to retouch skin, enhance eye and do contouring to define the shape of the face. Learn the entire portrait photography retouching workflow for free here from Colin Smith at PhotoshopCAFE.

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How to Create a hyper realistic non-destructive Lens Flare effect in Photoshop

How to make a realistic lens flare in Photoshop. This non destructive method uses a little trick to make your lens flares realistic, accurate and easy! Add a nice flavor to your photos. It goes beyond the basic Photoshop lensflare and adda s a popular style to your photo

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How to make any photo look better in seconds in Photoshop

This easy Photoshop tutorial shows you how to make a photo look better in a few simple clicks. It works on portrait, landscape, or any type of photo. Its a little trick I discovered and have used for years, I call it the euro tint effect for lack of a better name.

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TV interlaced scan lines in Photoshop Photoshop Tutorial

This is a very requested photoshop tutorial that simulates the interlaced lines of a TV screen, this effect is used all over the graphics world and very popular on movie posters.

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Blending photos together Photoshop Layer Masks Tutorial

Collaging – Merging 2 images with a layer mask. This is a very requested technique and will be the first in our series on creating collages and montages. You will learn how to seamlessly blend 2 images together, using the layer masks.

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Turning on lights in Photoshop tutorial

In this Photoshop tutorial, I’m going to show you how to turn on the lights in a photo. I made this car composite where I shot both the car and the background […]

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Dodging and Burning Natural HDR in Camera Raw and Photoshop

We look at two methods of dodging and burning. One is with Camera Raw (exactly the same in Lightroom) and the second is a non destructive method for bringing our the details in a photograph. Learn how to contour and add dimension to photographs using these techniques.

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Working with Smart Object and Smart Filters in Photoshop

Smart Objects are very useful because they are non destructive. They can contain images, Illustrator files, RAW files and more. Learn what a smart object is and how to use it.

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mermaid in photoshop Making a mermaid in photoshop using photographs and 3D

Learn how this mermaid composite was made. By combining photographs, 3D and Photoshop, you can create CG composites that defy reality. Also find out how the photograph was lit and shot. I love making fantasy scenes and combining photographs of models with digital elements. Step-by-step breakdown.

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Color and Light Matching for Composites in Photoshop

In photoshop composites, models are shot in a different environment to the background plate used. A challenge is matching the light and color between the photographs. This tutorial shows you how to make a composite believable by matching the light and color.

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Low Contrast Fashion Photo Colorizing Effect

This is a look that I have been using in one way or another for a number of years. I have noticed that it’s becoming more popular lately on webpages and movie posters. I decided to write it up into a tutorial for your enjoyment!

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