Best Photoshop Tutorials of July–2016

25 Tutorials

Create a “Game of Thrones” Inspired Photo Composite

learn how to use fire and a lot about blending methods. Also you will train your painting skills by painting burning clothes and hair!

Create a “Game of Thones” Inspired Photo Composite

Create a Melancholic Scene of a Guy Standing in the Rain

In this tutorial we will create a somewhat sad and melancholic photo manipulation of a guy having a cloud pouring rain on him. We’ll create a custom brush and use a variety of both simple and advanced techniques.

Create a Melancholic Scene of a Guy Standing in the Rain

Create an Aquarium Inside a Light Bulb with Photoshop

Learn how to combine stock photos to create a saltwater aquarium inside a light bulb. This Photoshop tutorial will show you how to combine and warp images and apply easy color correction.

Create an Aquarium Inside a Light Bulb with Photoshop

Create a Dark and Mysterious Landscape Matte Painting with Photoshop

creating a rocky scene using a landscape and some rock images. We’ll also vary the rocks opacity to create a depth of field. Later we’ll add the statue and knight and blend them together using adjustment layers, masking and brush. Then we’ll create the misty atmosphere using a color fill layer. Finally we’ll adjust color, refine the contrast and enhance the lighting effect. You’ll need Photoshop CS2 or newer to follow this tutorial.

Create a Dark and Mysterious Landscape Matte Painting with Photoshop

Surprisingly Easy Rainbow Light Painting Effect in 2 Minutes

Give your photos a unique look with this retro effect that’s super easy and fun. This effect is a great way to enhance the look of photos with a dark background.

Surprisingly Easy Rainbow Light Painting Effect in 2 Minutes

How to Composite a Ruins Landscape

how to create this beautiful ruins landscape with magical shafts of light. This Photoshop tutorial will show you how to add ruined buildings to the peaks of a snowy mountain landscape, add mystical light shafts, and a marching army.

How to Composite a Ruins Landscape

How to Create a Kaleidoscope Effect in Adobe Photoshop

The scripted fill is extremely useful for this type of effect, but it has to use a predefined pattern to work. Patterns that are not square tend to work best, so we will start out by extracting a musical artist from the background and creating a pattern to use.

How to Create a Kaleidoscope Effect in Adobe Photoshop

How to Create a Queen of Hearts Photo Manipulation With Adobe Photoshop

how to create a Queen of Hearts photo manipulation.

First we’ll build the background with an ornament image and a rock one. After that we’ll import the frame and create the effect inside it with the Clouds filter and a nebula image. Later we’ll add the model and the crown and blend them together using adjustment layers, masking, and brushes.

We’ll create the cards with different hearts and arrange them to create a dynamic scene. Then we’ll use several adjustment layers and paint the red light to complete the final effect.

How to Create a Queen of Hearts Photo Manipulation With Adobe Photoshop

Photoshop in 60 Seconds: How to Apply a 3D Anaglyph Effect

A 3D Anaglyph image is one that contains two different colored images, one for each eye, using filters of typically red and cyan. To experience that pop-out stereoscopic effect, make sure to use 3D red cyan glasses to see this cool trick in action. Though it’s known to be used for photography and film, you can incorporate this look into your designs and illustrations for an interesting twist.

Photoshop in 60 Seconds How to Apply a 3D Anaglyph Effect

How to Create a Gothic Crow Lady Photo Manipulation With Adobe Photoshop

how to create a dark photo manipulation featuring a lady with the crows. You’ll learn how to combine different stock images using standard blending techniques, do retouching, adjust color, create a dark atmosphere, and more.

How to Create a Gothic Crow Lady Photo Manipulation With Adobe Photoshop

How to Create a Doodle Video Inspired by “Where Are Ü Now”

We’ll extract frames from a video clip, purchased from VideoHive, in Adobe Premiere Pro CC, draw over them in Adobe Photoshop CC, and compile the images into a finished video in Adobe After Effects CC.

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How to Create a Landscape Matte Painting in Adobe Photoshop

how to create visual development concepts for animation using matte-painting techniques.

How to Create a Landscape Matte Painting in Adobe Photoshop

Quick Tip: How to Create Pantone Colors in Your Designs

Creating spot colors to use on your print designs needn’t be a headache. This quick tip will show you how to create Pantone swatches quickly and easily, and how to share your Pantone palettes with other Adobe programs.

Quick Tip How to Create Pantone Colors in Your Designs

How to Design a Vintage Book Cover

how to create a cover design for a book of fairy tales with a vintage-inspired look.

Vintage-style covers are big news in publishing right now, and clothbound covers are enjoying a well-deserved resurgence. Here you’ll learn how to recreate the look with woodcut-style illustrations and calligraphy type. We’ll look at how to create a front cover and decorative spine step by step, using Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, and Adobe InDesign to put the artwork together.

How to Design a Vintage Book Cover

How to Create Car and Van Emojis Using Adobe Photos

An emoji is a specific type of pictorial icon. In this tutorial, we will draw a set of car and van emojis in Photoshop using its amazing vector feature. We will start by drawing a standard van and car and then turn them into other cars, such as an ambulance, firetruck, taxi, and police car.

How to Create Car and Van Emojis Using Adobe Photos

How to Create an Awesome Facebook Cover in Adobe Photoshop

Facebook profile pics and cover images are a unique means of expression on the popular social media site. By nature, the two elements are rather detached. The profile pic appears next to every comment or status you add, whereas the cover photo is only seen on your own timeline. But what if you could design the cover photo and profile pic to work together in a single design?

In this tutorial, we explore how to create a cover image where you appear to be holding the profile pic in your hand. It’s a creative spin on using both design elements in a single coordinated design.

How to Create an Awesome Facebook Cover in Adobe Photoshop

How to Paint Realistic Hair in Adobe Photoshop: Braids and Dreadlocks

Style is an important aspect of art. It adds great character to your subjects and gives us a fun insight into who they might be. So in this tutorial, let’s take a look at how to paint two realistic hairstyles in Photoshop, featuring braids and dreadlocks.

How to Paint Realistic Hair in Adobe Photoshop Braids and Dreadlocks

Create sun rays in Photoshop

Learn how to create sun rays in Photoshop using gradients and blend modes and make them look realistic with adjustments.

Create sun rays in Photoshop

Photoshop Manipulation Tutorial Skyfall Abstract Artwork

how to create a simple yet nice abstract artwork using only 3 stock images. Combining stock images to create a nice abstract artwork in Photoshop sometimes is just a matter of keeping things simple.

Photoshop Manipulation Tutorial Skyfall Abstract Artwork

Create Denim Jeans Texture In Photoshop From Scratch

Learn how to create denim texture in Adobe Photoshop from scratch using only filters and layer styles. You can create your own realistic jeans texture in any size you want. Easily you can turn the texture into a seamless jeans pattern and use it in Pattern Overlay layer style.

Create Denim Jeans Texture In Photoshop From Scratch

Create A Pencil Photo Sketch In Photoshop

Learn how to create a realistic photo sketch in Photoshop using some simple filters; you cab create your own digital sketch drawing in just a few minutes.

Create A Pencil Photo Sketch In Photoshop

Photo Manipulation Of A Warrior In Battle In Photoshop

how to make this Photo Manipulation of a Warrior in Battle in Photoshop. This is a intermediate level difficulty tutorial and can be a bit tricky to complete.

Photo Manipulation Of A Warrior In Battle In Photoshop

How to Create a Fluffy, Feathery Ugly Duckling Text Effect in Adobe Photoshop

how to create an Ugly Duckling inspired, fluffy, feathery text effect, using simple textures, modified brush tips, and adjustment layers.

How to Create a Fluffy, Feathery Ugly Duckling Text Effect in Adobe Photoshop

How to Create a Nature-Inspired Peter Pan Text Effect in Adobe Photoshop

“All the world is made of faith, and trust, and pixie dust.” In this tutorial, we’re taking our text to Neverland, using some textures and images, along with layer styles and adjustment layers, to create a fantasy themed, Peter Pan inspired text effect.

How to Create a Nature-Inspired Peter Pan Text Effect in Adobe Photoshop

How to Create a Double Exposure Inspired Text Effect in Adobe Photoshop

Double exposure has been around, everywhere, for quite some time now. It’s an interesting photographic technique that combines two or more exposures into a single image.

This tutorial will show you how to use some images, blend modes, and adjustment layers, to create an easy double exposure inspired text effect

How to Create a Double Exposure Inspired Text Effect in Adobe Photoshop

Photoshop in 60 Seconds: How to Create Custom Brush Sets

Welcome to our Photoshop in 60 Seconds series, in which you can learn a Photoshop skill, feature, or technique in just a minute!

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