Best Photoshop Tutorials of October–2016

28 photoshop  tutorials

How to Digitally Paint a Haunted Doll in Adobe Photoshop

Learn how to create this portrait from start to finish using the Brush Tool, Adjustments Layers.

How to Digitally Paint a Haunted Doll in Adobe Photoshop

How to Create a Frankenstein’s Monster Photo Manipulation in Adobe Photoshop

For Horror Movie Week, we’re turning some of your favorites into creepy tutorials right here on Envato Tuts+! I had the pleasure of creating a Frankenstein-inspired photo manipulation from the classic 1931 black and white film.

Learn how to create your own Frankenstein’s monster using Liquify, Adjustment Layers, and resources

How to Create a Frankenstein's Monster Photo Manipulation in Adobe Photoshop


How to Create a Howling Werewolf Photo Manipulation in Adobe Photoshop

how to turn a human into a werewolf in Adobe Photoshop. how to change the shape of the body, combine various stock images into one, and make them look like a whole. Finally,  how to make an atmospheric illustration out of it.

How to Create a Howling Werewolf Photo Manipulation in Adobe Photoshop

How to Create a Sparkling Action in Adobe Photoshop

learn how to create an amazing magic dust effect.how to create here in this tutorial.

How to Create a Sparkling Action in Adobe Photoshop

How to Create a Chilling Portrait Manipulation for Halloween

Learn how to add a deadly-look to a portrait photo. This Photoshop tutorial will show you how to use a skull to give the face a creepy look, apply lighting effects, and more.

How to Create a Chilling Portrait Manipulation for Halloween

How to Create a Scary Window Scene Photo Manipulation With Adobe Photoshop

how to create a horror scene based on the movie “The Uninvited”. You’ll learn how to combine different stock images into a cohesive scene, make a custom window, change the light and shadow, enhance the color, adjust the atmosphere, enhance the depth of field, and more.

How to Create a Scary Window Scene Photo Manipulation With Adobe Photoshop

How to Create a Vintage Hitchcock Poster for Halloween

The Birds is one of Hitchcock’s best-loved horror films. Released in 1963, the film is set in the seemingly idyllic and serene Bodega Bay area of California. Before long, things take a sinister turn, with a series of increasingly violent bird attacks casting a cloud of fear over the quiet seaside town.

In this tutorial we’ll create a tribute poster to Hitchcock’s movie masterpiece, taking inspiration from one of the most tense scenes in the movie, in which a flock of crows slowly and menacingly gathers on a school playground. We’ll be using Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop and Adobe InDesign to put the poster together—if you’re a beginner to all or any of these software programs, this is a fun and easy-to-follow tutorial where you’ll pick up some useful techniques for print and poster design.

How to Create a Vintage Hitchcock Poster for Halloween

How to Create an Awareness Avatar Action in Adobe Photoshop

Before we get started on the action, we’ll need to set up a few presets just to make things easier. Let’s start by creating a simple banner shape.

How to Create an Awareness Avatar Action in Adobe Photoshop

How to Design a Children’s Book: Cover and Internal Pages

This tutorial will cover the creation of the cover and a double-page spread using Adobe InDesign CS6 and Adobe Photoshop CS6. This will be more of a theory of creating a book and working with a publisher or author than a painting tutorial.

This tutorial documents what happened when I was commissioned to create Ruan The Little Red Squirrel. Each job is different, but most have similar processes—

How to Design a Childrens Book Cover and Internal Pages

Photo Retouching for Android and IOS

The interface of the app is very simple and intuitive and it’s translated in several languages.There are no confusing options which makes the app extremely easy and quick to work with. All available tools are located on a scrolling bar at the bottom of the screen and once you select a tool, its options appear on the same bar.

Photo Retouching for Android and IOS

Surreal Manipulation

made a simple surreal manipulation artwork in Photoshop CC using a few stock images. You can download some of the stock images

Surreal Manipulation

Create A Horror Decay Portrait Effect In Photoshop

Learn how to create a horror decay portrait effect in Photoshop using some basic blending techniques, adjustments and gradient maps. You can now transform your photos by adding this creepy decompose putrefy effect that happens to the body after death. So get ready for this year Halloween with this cool dark portrait effect.

Create A Horror Decay Portrait Effect In Photoshop

Enchanted Halloween Pumpkin Photoshop Tutorial

Learn how to create an enchanted Halloween pumpkin in Adobe Photoshop using premade backgrounds and stock images. It is an easy to make Halloween photo manipulation even for Photoshop beginners. All we need are some simple blending techniques, adjustment layers and gradient maps for color tones.

Enchanted Halloween Pumpkin Photoshop Tutorial

How to Add Drama to a Rainy Scene With Adobe Photoshop

how to create a colorful rainy scene featuring an emotional woman. You’ll learn how to add a colorful background using blending modes, retouch the model and take care of details, make rain using a custom brush, adjust the color, and enhance the depth of field.

How to Add Drama to a Rainy Scene With Adobe Photoshop

Composite a Modern Matte Portrait in Photoshop

how to create a mixed media artwork using Photoshop and Illustrator. You’ll learn how to combine different stocks together, work with abstract subjects, create your own design elements and more.

We’ll start this tutorial by adding the landscape, model and deer, then blending them together using adjustment layers, masking and brush. After that we’ll create some abstract effects for the model using Illustrator and stock images. Finally we’ll use several adjustment layers to finish this tutorial. You’ll need Photoshop CS3 and Illustrator CS or newer to follow the process.

Composite a Modern Matte Portrait in Photoshop

Create a Sci-Fi Chamber Photo Manipulation in Photoshop

Learn how to create a sci-fi photo manipulation of a mysterious chamber with amazing light flares and great entrance with Photoshop. In this tutorial, you’ll learn how to contruct your own chamber with textures , place a model in front of the entrance and then complete it by adding realistic shadows and lighting effect Throughout the tutorial, you’ll learn techniques that will help you create better photo manipulations.

Create a Sci-Fi Chamber Photo Manipulation in Photoshop

Create a Textured Bird with Smoke in Photoshop

Today we’re going to be taking a look at a few basic techniques to get you started using Photoshop’s blending options to give you some very nice looking results fairly quickly!

Here we’ll be giving basic graphic shapes some depth and style with blending options. use a humming bird as the basic shape however this can be used . use to get some nice bright colors in an otherwise dull piece rather quickly. You’ll need Photoshop CS3 or newer to follow this tutorial.

Create a Textured Bird with Smoke in Photoshop

Create A Urban Assassin Scene In Photoshop

to create this “Urban Assassin” scene in Photoshop. We will combine a model image with several other objects such as street, building, dragon, and finish up with smoke/cloud overlay. Also will be adding some blood effect with relevant splatter brushes.

Create A Urban Assassin Scene In Photoshop

Digital Drawing for Beginners: Before You Publish Your Drawing

But a digital drawing requires special preparation before it’s ready for publishing.

Digital Drawing for Beginners Before You Publish Your Drawing

Photoshop in 60 Seconds: What Are Layer Styles?

Layer styles are a Photoshop feature that are sometimes seen as tired and/or amateurish. It’s true that the basic application of Bevel and Emboss and Drop Shadow has been overused and grown stale, but that doesn’t mean Layer Styles are ready to be retired.

Photoshop in 60 Seconds What Are Layer Styles

Rocky Grass Island Photoshop Free Text Effect

create a grass rocky island text effect in Photoshop. You can use this mockup to create stunning text effects using any font type and size.

Rocky Grass Island Photoshop Free Text Effect

How to Create a Freddy Krueger Inspired Text Effect in Adobe Photoshop

how to create an easy text effect inspired by Freddy Krueger from the horror movie A Nightmare on Elm Street, using patterns and a layer style.

How to Create a Freddy Krueger Inspired Text Effect in Adobe Photoshop

How to Create a ‘Hellraiser’ Inspired Text Effect in Adobe Photoshop

how to create a text effect inspired by the Pinhead character from the Hellraiser movie, using textures, shapes, layer styles, and a couple of other tools and tricks.

How to Create a 'Hellraiser' Inspired Text Effect in Adobe Photoshop

Photoshop in 60 Seconds: Paint Halloween-Inspired Skull Makeup

learn how to create an awesome skull makeup look right in Adobe Photoshop. Using a combination of Adjustment Layers and the Brush Tool, put your painting skills to work to create this hauntingly cool effect.

Photoshop in 60 Seconds Paint Halloween-Inspired Skull Makeup

How to Stretch and Squeeze Photos With Guided Content-Aware Scaling

In Photoshop CS4, Adobe introduced content-aware scaling. This tool feels a little like magic, and helps us scale images intelligently. No longer do you have to choose between cropping an image or distorting with scaling when you have to place an image.

How to Stretch and Squeeze Photos With Guided Content-Aware Scaling

How to Create a Romantic Rose Text Effect in Adobe Photoshop

This tutorial will show you how to use a bunch of floral illustration images, with a couple of layer masks, textures, and adjustment layers, to create a fresh, floral text effect. Let’s get started!

How to Create a Romantic Rose Text Effect in Adobe Photoshop

How to Create a Realistic Embroidery Text Effect in Adobe Photoshop

how to create a realistic embroidered text effect in Photoshop using stitch brushes and layer styles.

How to Create a Realistic Embroidery Text Effect in Adobe Photoshop

How to Create a Medieval Metallic Text Effect in Adobe Photoshop

how to create a metallic medieval text effect, using a pattern and layer styles.

How to Create a Medieval Metallic Text Effect in Adobe Photoshop