Popular 30 Photoshop Tutorials of March –2015

How to Turn Your Simple Portrait into a Sci-Fi Character in Photoshop

In this tutorial, you will learn how to create an amazing futuristic photo manipulation and you will learn how to turn a simple portrait into an amazing images of a futuristic stranger and unusual atmosphere. You will create something new in this genre and learn many useful techniques.

What you’ll be creating

In this tutorial will be described in four stages of creation. The first stage is to create the background and the addition of the model. The second stage is the creation of mechanical arms and work on their realism. In the last two stages, we will work on the effects and color correction of the image. You need electricity (in principle, it is important :)), a little perseverance and patience. A modicum of attention and spark of inspiration and good mood, any version of Photoshop.

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How to Place Any Photo on a Big Advertisement Screen in Photoshop

how to place any photo on a big advertisement screen. We will use some simple Photoshop tools and techniques.

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How to Create a Gothic Photo Manipulation of a Brave Warrior in Photoshop

how to make dynamic effect with some stock images and how to turn model into ghostly-like character! :). You will learn basics of matte painting and will be making better works in the future.

What you’ll be creating

With this tutorial, you can create full of symbols photomanipulation. You can see here brave warrior and dark, ghost-like onk behind him. Can you see the meaning of it? You’ll need Photoshop CS5 or newer and pen tablet (optional) to follow this tutorial.

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How To Create Anaglyph 3D Images That Really Work

how to create a retro 3D effect that mimicked the offset red/blue images that were seen in old 3D movies, comics and posters. try and produce an anaglyph 3D image that actually works with the science behind stereoscopy and figured out how to create some really cool 3D images that pop out from your screen. Grab yourself some old school 3D specs and follow this guide to learn how to produce your own anaglyph 3D images in Photoshop

How To Create Anaglyph 3D Images That Really Work!

How to Create a Pastel Painted Landscape in Adobe Photoshop

make a dedication to the beauty of nature by painting a lovely cartoon landscape in Adobe Photoshop, using default brushes with textured edges, creating a pastel drawing effect. We’ll start with a blank page and go through the full process of creating our sketch, enlivening it with colors, and filling our artwork with details.

How to Create a Pastel Painted Landscape in Adobe Photoshop

Create a Magical Starry Night of Polar Bears in Photoshop

Learn how to create this beautiful, Christmas night and fairytale photo manipulation in Photoshop. This tutorial shows how to develop a amazing and magical landscape of the mysterious expanse of stars! Using photo manipulation techniques coupled with some interesting color discoveries and a variety of tools. Read this tutorial and immerse yourself to atmosphere of a magical fairy tale.

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Create an Illusory World with Abstract Composition in Photoshop

how to create an abstract composition, interesting techniques and effects, working with a variety of instruments and much more! This tutorial will help you improve your skills and open your creative vision!

What you’ll be creating

At the beginning of this work is all quite simple, work with color, and places of the model. The model must be added at the beginning, because it is the central object. Adding a city and imposing on it effects. In part with cubes you will need a little patience, because you will do a lot to transform them. In the final steps we will add effects and a little paint. You need attentiveness, diligence and good humor as possible, any version of Photoshop. I created this picture in Adobe Photoshop 2014.

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How to Create a Beautiful and Emotional Angel Photo Manipulation in Photoshop

how to create a beautiful scene for the angel by manipulating different stock images. You will create an angel by working on the blend mode, shadows & lighting, colour matching techniques and push your manipulations skills to a new level in Photoshop.

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How To Create Abstract Geometric Photo Collage Art

with Illustrator & Photoshop and devised a method of transforming a photograph into an abstract collage of geometric shapes. We’ll begin with Illustrator to build up a series of geometric lines, then cut up an image in Photoshop to create an interesting composition. A series of textures and curves adjustments will then help give the design a trendy retro style with plenty of processed colours and grain.

How To Create Abstract Geometric Photo Collage Art

Create a Cinemagraph in Photoshop

Learn how to create, edit, tone and export your very own Cinemagraphs in minutes using the Timeline panel in Adobe Photoshop.

Create a Cinemagraph in Photoshop

 

How to Create a Mysterious Matte Painting Landscape in Photoshop

Learn how to create this beautiful mountain landscape in Photoshop. This tutorial shows how to develop a amazing and meditative landscape of the mysterious East theme out of a plain background using photo manipulation, photo montage techniques coupled with some painting inside Photoshop.

What you’ll be creating

First of all we will create foreground atmosphere using temple and lotuses photos. In next part add towers to expand the landscape and make the transition between plans. Then we will create a surreal mountain landscape and add a variety of color effects. In the final step, we will create light effects and sun. Finish it up with using adjustments layers properly. I have used Photoshop version CC 2014 to create this work but you cam use any version from CS onwards will be fine as well.

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Create an Ariel Inspired Mermaid Painting in Adobe Photoshop

a lot of general references online to get a better understanding of “mermaid anatomy”. Coming from a mixed cultural background myself, my initial idea was to create a more culturally ambiguous Ariel. Her accessory, of course, being large, curly red hair.

Create an Ariel Inspired Mermaid Painting in Adobe Photoshop

Lost In Time Surreal Photoshop Tutorial

how to create a surreal composition in Photoshop. The tutorial was written by our friend Evan Lawrence, a talented digital artist from Indonesia. The surreal photo manipulation depicts an unreal stormy sea with sunken objects.

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Gold Coins Lucky Clover Wallpaper For Saint Patrick’s Day

create Saint Patrick’s Day Wallpaper using two of its main symbols: thegold coins and the lucky clover.

Saint Patricks Day Wallpaper Photoshop Tutorial

Fashion retouching in Photoshop

This Photoshop tutorial reviews some fashion Photoshop retouching techniques. We will see how to paint realistic hair, retouch skin and much more. It is a Photoshop tutorial for photographers but also for anyone who wants to learn a few things about retouching studio or fashion portraits in photoshop.

Fashion retouching in Photoshop

 

How to Create Custom Brushes to Render Fur in Adobe Photoshop

create a small set of custom brushes from scratch and learn how to render animal fur with them. We’ll focus on rendering a fox tail in grayscale, using custom brushes and the Smudge Tool to create both soft and coarse fur, and use Blending Modes to add color and warmth to the rendered piece.

How to Create Custom Brushes to Render Fur in Adobe Photoshop

Create a Fantasy Landscape Matte Painting in Adobe Photoshop

how to create a fantasy landscape matte painting named “Eagle’s Land”.

We’ll start this tutorial by sketching out the concept/idea, and then combine some stock photo references in Adobe Photoshop. Throughout this tutorial you’ll learn how to use adjustment layers, masking and brushes, as well as how to manage the color and atmosphere to achieve a beautiful result. You’ll also learn how to work with groups, create lighting, pay attention to details and more.

Create a Fantasy Landscape Matte Painting in Adobe Photoshop

How to Design an Effective eBook Cover Using Adobe InDesign

Digital publishing is an ever-growing industry. Both professional and self-published authors are taking advantage of the eBook medium to reach larger readerships and offer their literary work at great value prices.

The downside of this explosion in digital publishing is the fact that the market is becoming increasingly saturated, and it can be difficult to make your eBook stand out from the competition. Grabbing a potential reader’s attention as they browse the Kindle Book Store is the first step towards increasing your sales, and an effectively designed eBook cover is a huge factor in attracting the eye.

In this tutorial we’ll look at the Digital Publishing function in Adobe InDesign, and how you can create an effective eBook cover that works equally well at thumbnail and large size.

How to Design an Effective eBook Cover Using Adobe InDesign

Draw a Delicious Ice Cream Icon in Photoshop

how to Draw a Delicious Ice Cream Icon in Photoshop. We will be using the built-in vector shapes in Photoshop to achieve this outcome.

How to Composite Your Own Space Scene from Scratch

how to use the functions of Photoshop in creating stars, planets, nebula and combine them into a unified and harmonious composition, color adjustments and more. You will learn a lot of useful and interesting techniques in space-art and Photoshop.

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Paint Fire in All Its Forms

Fire is pure light. It’s fast, intangible, and it seems to be alive. Its wild nature isn’t easy to convert to a static painting, but once you manage to do it, your pictures may become as lively as fire itself.

In this part of the Harness the Elements series you’re going to learn about fire and its forms, and how to create them in Adobe Photoshop. We’re going to use the same tools you might be using constantly, and you’ll discover that they’re much more powerful than you thought!

Paint Fire in All Its Forms

 

 

Create 3D Cracked Concrete Wall Text Effect in Photoshop

to create this 3D Cracked Concrete Wall Text Effect in Photoshop. During the creation process, we will use a 3D text rendered in Photoshop, a concrete wall texture and a few particle and cloud brushes to build the effect.

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Create a Space Flate Text Effect in Photoshop

how to create space flare text and apply text effects to them. You will also learn how to use layer styles and blending modes in order to bring your glowing text to the next level.Lets get started applying cool glow on your text.

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How to Create a Stencil Banner Text Effect in Adobe Photoshop

how to use shape properties, smart objects, textures, layer styles, and brushes to create a simple, stencil banner text effect. Then, you’ll get to use the Warp command to make the final result look more realistic and give it some more depth.

How to Create a Stencil Banner Text Effect in Adobe Photoshop

How to Create a Daffodil Text Effect for Spring in Adobe Illustrator

how to create a daffodil text effect in Adobe Illustrator. For starters you will learn how to set up a simple grid and how to create your own art brush. Using this art brush, the Appearance panel, basic tools, and blending and vector shape building techniques, you will learn how to create the first petal.

Moving on, you will learn how to easily multiply your petal and how to create the middle part of your daffodil, taking full advantage of the Appearance panel. Finally, you will learn how to create the text effect and how to add subtle details

How to Create a Daffodil Text Effect for Spring in Adobe Illustrator

How to Create a Quick Sketch Text Effect in Adobe Photoshop

how to use smart objects, layer styles, and some filters to create a simple sketch text effect. I’ll also give you a cool tip for changing the coloring of the final result pretty easily using a Photo Filter adjustment layer.

How to Create a Quick Sketch Text Effect in Adobe Photoshop

Create Lava Rock Texture In Photoshop

create a realistic lava texture in Photoshop using just a few simple tricks that you can use to create other kind of textures. If you don’t find a texture or pattern that you like you can always create your own texture in Photoshop. You can make it in any size you wish, plus that you can transform it into a seamless tillable texture and use it as pattern.

You can also download the seamless lava texture. The pack comes with a tillable texture as JPG image and a PAT file to use in Photoshop.

Create Lava Rock Texture In Photoshop

 

 

 

 

 

How to Select and Change Colors in Photoshop-video Tutorial

To select out the different colors, create a new layer and go to Select – Color Range. Click on the color you want to sample with the regular eyedropper tool. You can play with the fuzziness to get more of an accurate selection. Also, if you need to add or take away from your selection, you can use the eyedroppers with the plus and minus symbols next to them to do so.

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How to Create Custom Hand and Foot Print Brushes in Adobe Photoshop

Hand and foot prints are a fun way to add a human element to a digital design. They are instantly recognizable, yet every one is completely unique. Hand prints are iconic and often symbolize intimate control. Foot prints tend to be seen as representing guidance or travel. Having a set of brushes for these can open up new opportunities for your design work.

Capturing these prints isn’t difficult, and can be a lot of fun, although somewhat messy! In this Quick Tip I will share my technique for creating and capturing fun and usable prints.

How to Create Custom Hand and Foot Print Brushes in Adobe Photoshop

Using Texture Brushes in Adobe Photoshop

The difference is pretty obvious. While standard brushes have that smoother quality about them, texture brushes have the grit and feel of the real world environment. In fact, digital art is often quite easy to pick out from traditional styles because of this difference.

Have you ever seen a photo that’s been “too Photoshopped”? Well, the reason we’ve all become familiar with this technique is because everything in the world has texture. So naturally when you compare the real life texture of skin to the retouched faces adorning your favorite magazine covers, your eye picks up the trick

Using Texture Brushes in Adobe Photoshop