The Ultimate Photoshop Resource

Customer Support

Special Effects

Learn how to create special effects with photoshop. Free photoshop tutorials, learn how to make special effects for photographers and designers

Blending layers in Photoshop, Double Exposure Tutorial

The intro to the hit TV show True Detective has everyone talking about the double exposure effect. I have made this tutorial to very closely match the actual look from the show. I hope you like it. Read and watch!

Step by Step
Photoshop tutorial Miniature tilt-shift photo effect

Learn how I made the image and added the tilt-shift effect. For this image, I wanted to do something creative. I used a quadcopter drone to capture an aerial photograph in Balboa, California. Rather than add a giant fish and cat to the photo, I decided to shrink down the harbor and make it look like a toy, or scale model while adding a cat and a fish. This is where the idea of doing a tilt-shift effect to the photo would work well.

Step by Step
Create Realistic Lightning in Photoshop Tutorial

Here is a nice little tutorial to show you how to electrify your images with lightning in Photoshop. This spooky graveyard will have lightning added in Photoshop, we will make our own lightning, no cheating by adding a photo.

Step by Step
Photoshop Dispersion splatter effect

Learn How to do a splatter, shatter effect in Photoshop tutorial on the dispersion effect. This dynamic free tutorial adds visual punch to all your photographs.

Step by Step
Tron Perspective Grid glowing lines Photoshop Tutorial

How to make a grid pattern in Photoshop. Turn it into perspective and make all the lines glow in Photoshop. I call this the Photoshop Tron effect, so easy using this tutorial.

Step by Step
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

Step by Step
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.

Step by Step
Time-lapse photography tutorial in Photoshop

Time-lapse photography is enjoying a spike in popularity. In this tutorial, you will learn what time-lapse is, how to shoot it and how to build a time-lapse video in Photoshop. […]

Video
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 […]

Step by Step
Make photo edges in Photoshop tutorial

Here is a photoshop tutorial that will show you how to roll your own dynamic photo edges in Photoshop

Step by Step
Small planets in Photoshop, aerial drone photos from quadcopters

In this Photoshop Tutorial, Colin Smith uses aerial photos from his DJI Phantom quadcopter to create a small planet effect. In this tutorial, learn how to stitch panorama photographs from multiple photos and then turn them into the small planet effect. This tutorial is all about having fun and making something that is unusual. People love unusual things.

Video
Photoshop CS6 3D Building City Tutorial

Photoshop has never been known for its 3D abilities. It is really better known as Adobe’s primary-pixel-pusher. The inclusion of 3D objects and Repousse in previous versions marked interesting forays into the realm of raytraced three dimensions. But the cumbersome workflow

Step by Step
Tilt shift miniature model effect with Photoshop

This tutorial teaches you how to take a photograph and make it look like a miniature model in photoshop instead of reality.

Video
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.

Step by Step
Rounding corners of anything in Photoshop Tutorial

In this tutorial we are rounding the rorners of a shape the princliple of this tutorial is to show you how to round any corner,this is great for interfaces, I also use this technique a lot on my photo realistic art.

Step by Step
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!

Step by Step
Photo zoom blur effect in Photoshop tutorial

You can pull the viewers eye into a portion of a photograph by simulating an in-camera zoom effect. This zoom effect is almost hypnotizing in its power of attraction. It’s easy to make this photo zoom blur effect in Photoshop.

Step by Step
Photoshop tutorial -Creating a Custom Brush from a photo

This tutorial is a 2 in one. Learn how to make a custom brush from a photo. Also learn how to fix perspecive distortions on photographs in photoshop.

Video
Page 3 of 612345...Last »

Popular Premium