How to edit video in Photoshop CC / CS6. Learn the basics of editing video in Photoshop. This tutorial shows how to make video, cuts, transitions and Black and White as well as different color effects.
Wrapping objects with Displacement Maps Photoshop Tutorial
Displacement maps see like such strange and difficult animals until you learn to tame them. In this long overdue tutorial, I will teach you what you need to know about displacement maps in plain English, so that you can take advantage of the stunning effects that can only be created by using these maps.
How to Fly a DJI Phantom quadcopter drone, getting started
On-location video that shows how to shoot video and photos of paddle boarders with the DJI Phantom 2 Vision+ quadcopter. It covers preflight, calibration, flying and shooting. Learn how to fly to shoot the best drone photos and aerial video
New Features in Photoshop CC 2014.2 (October release)
This tutorial touches on the best new features in the October 2014 release of Photoshop CC Learn about Libraries, Guide layers, scripted patterns and much more. Watch the video of Colin’s 5 favorite new features that are mainly for designers. Adobe has made large strides to help designers recently.
Photoshop CC 2014, best new features for photographers
This tutorial touches on the best new features in the 2014 release of Photoshop CC and how to use them. This includes using LUTs, Content aware fill improvements, focus mask, The new blurs “spin and direction” and more. Stay up to date with the Adobe new features here at PhotoshopCAFE. We publish tutorials within minutes of Adobe announcements and have in-depth course available.
Photoshop for Lightroom users
Learn how to create reusable layered templates, discover non-destructive layers and masks. Make time lapse sequences, do sky replacements and other compositing tricks. Find out the power of using pressure sensitive brushes and more in Colin’s whirl-wind tour of the creative side of Photoshop. This is a great jump start for Lightroom users.
Photoshop and Lightroom integration
Watch this video to discover how to best work between Photoshop and Lightroom. Find out how to keep your Lightroom adjustments fully accessible from Camera Raw. We will take an image from Lightroom, to Photoshop, Camera Raw, back to Photoshop, back to Lightroom and then apply some automated adjustments based on what we have done.
Lightroom crash course in 15 minutes
Have you ever wondered what is the correct workflow for Lightroom? Discover how to build a catalog, tag and sort images. Filter through and find the best photos quickly. Make them look amazing and then duplicate those settings to a whole bunch of photos in a couple of clicks. All this in 15 minutes, from a real photo shoot in RAW, not staged stock images.
Tiny 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 tiny planet effect. In this tutorial, learn how to stitch panorama photographs from multiple photos and then turn them into the tiny planet effect. This tutorial is all about having fun and making something that is unusual. People love unusual things.
Learn HDR in Photoshop, Colin’s HDR photography tutorial
This free tutorial explains one of the hottest trends in photography; HDR. High Dynamic Range. Learn how to shoot, merge into 32 bit images, tone-map photos to extend the dynamic range and produce strikingly realistic or surreal looking results. Covers Photoshop CS3-CC.The ultimate HDR guide.
Drawing Paths with the Pen tool in Photoshop Tutorial
It seems that one of the most requested and under-explained things is using the pen tool in Photoshop. The pen tool is very powerful and accurate. With a little know-how and practice, it will be your ally for the rest of your career. The pen tool creates vector curves and paths. This tutorial shows you how to create paths with the pen tool and provides examples of types of paths you need to know.
Processing HDR Landscape Photos in Adobe Camera Raw and Lightroom
You are able to work with merged HDR images in ACR and Lightroom , meaning that you have a lot more tonal range, or details in shadows and details in highlights to work with. The result is a photograph that looks very close to what you witnessed with your eyes.
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.