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How to Make custom gradients in Photoshop. Gradient tool Crash Course.

I’m going to show you how to use the gradient tool in Photoshop. Gradient tool basics, making custom gradients, how to use presets, how to add depth and create shapes like Spheres, Cylinders and Cones and also how to make really cool patterns. Hold on to your seat belts! I bet there are a few tips and tricks you didn’t know about here.

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How to make the X-Men logo in Photoshop, 3D and 2D versions

Learn how to make the X-Men logo in Photoshop. You will learn both the 3D and 2D way. Convert any logo to 3D in Photoshop with what you learn in this fun project.

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How to Make a Silky Type Effect with metal edges in Photoshop Tutorial

How to make Silky metal edges and a bubbly shiny glassy text in the free Photoshop Tutorial.

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Realistic Spotlight Effect in Photoshop Photoshop Tutorial

I am going to show you an alternative to lightening your photographs. This technique will add depth to your lighting and emphisis to your subject. a pro touch to your montages and collages. You asked for it, you got it

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Cast Shadow in Photoshop Tutorial

What do you do when a drop shadow isn’t realistic enough? Create a cast shadow. When you see an object in a spotlight or a setting sun, you will notice the long shadows that are created behind them, this technique will teach you how to add realism to your images and anchor them to their backgrounds.

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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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How to make re-usable graffiti in Photoshop tutorial

Time to tag your images in Photoshop, here’s the tutorial on creating reusable graffiti in Photoshop.

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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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Chrome text in Photoshop Tutorial

The essential chrome effect, don’t leave home without it. This works on any object, not just text. Learn how to create chrome in Photoshop

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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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Segmented tubes in Photoshop Tutorial

Here is my Version of the ever popular Segmented Pipes photoshop tutorial. A staple for interfaces.Enjoy

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Making semi-transparent selections with Alpha channels

Here is a tutorial that you can use for layered collaging. While it might be easier to use a layer mask or a quick mask to acheive the same result, this tutorial is engineered to help you understand Alpha channels. An understanding of Channels will put you onto the fast-track of Photoshop mastery.

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Screw heads in Photoshop Photoshop Tutorial

This tutorial will show you how to hold your images together with realistic looking screws.

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Reflections in Photoshop Tutorial, graphics and text

Here we will learn how to get realistic mirror reflections in photoshop. This will work for any object, not just for text. Here is another example. There are many variations of this effect, for the sake of illustration we will use the text.

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Kiosk Orbs

This Tutorial has come about due to a few requests. This starts with a fairly simple object, and finally ends up with the orb Design. Take it step by step, and you shall not only understand how to create this object, but realise that a little bit of thinking and understanding of light effects goes a long way into creating lots of things.

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Hollywood style searchlight in Photoshop Tutorial

Create a hollywood style, spotlight effect. This tutorial came about as a result of a request from the forums. This effect will show you how to make beams of light and realistic looking spotlights. Use this for the hollywood effect or to add lights that look like spotlights in concerts.

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Rusted Type Photoshop Tutorial

There are many methods to creating rust in Photoshop. Here is one way to make rusted type. We can make our text look weathered with a little effort.

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Plastic Engraved type in Photoshop Photoshop Tutorial

How to embed type in photoshop. Heres a tutorial that will how you how to carve your mark. This is so simple it should be illegal.

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