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How I Made ‘In The Clouds’ Photoshop Tutorial

How I Made 'In The Clouds' Photoshop Tutorial

The first thing you need, quite obviously, are source-pics to work with. I had the luck of finding two great ones to use. Don’t forget to check the usage restrictions on every pic you use. The pic of the girl has a lot of them, can’t be used outside deviantart without permission, can’t be chopped in certain ways and since …

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Knotting A Nail Photoshop Tutorial

Knotting A Nail Photoshop Tutorial

You’ll actually use at least two source images for this technique. One will be the image of the object you are knotting (in this case a nail) and the second will be only used as a sort of template for the knot. Place both images in one document. Drop the opacity of the knot image to 60% (more or less …

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Enhancing Eyes With Dodge And Burn Photoshop Tutorial

Enhancing Eyes With Dodge And Burn Photoshop Tutorial

Step one: Find an image of eyes you want to enhance. I think that a picture with bright eyes really improves it. Also i think entries with good eyes score higher. Step 2: Press Command Shift N. This will create a new layer but you can pick the settings. Follow these settings. Now, you have a layer that you can …

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Water Reflections Using Displace Filter In Photoshop

Water Reflections Using Displace Filter In Photoshop

Part 1: Introduction to Displace Skill level: Intermediate/Advanced When I first got my hands on Photoshop, I headed for the filter menu to investigate some of the nifty things I could do with my images. As I worked my way down the available filter list, I eventually came to “Distort”. In there I found a list of goodies that looked …

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The Making of JemimaPhobia Adobe Photoshop And Elements Tutorial

The Making of JemimaPhobia Adobe Photoshop And Elements Tutorial

I have read several of the tutorials in this help section and find they offer excellent advice on the use of Photoshop tools, filters and actions. This tutorial will be a little different. To create the Jemimaphobia image I used only one Photoshop filter, Liquefy, the rest of the work was accomplished using only the basic tools, select, resize, eraser, …

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Turn An Illustration Into A Realistic Looking Dragon

Turn An Illustration Into A Realistic Looking Dragon

I had tried several times previously to create a dragon, starting with an iguana or a crocodile, but it always ended up looking like a distorted iguana or crocodile and I binned it, so this time I started with a scanned pencil drawing of a dragon: These are all the source images I used: Apart from the teeth, tongue and …

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Create The Aging Process Photoshop Tutorial

Create The Aging Process Photoshop Tutorial

I’ve been asked several times by different members to post a tutorial on how I age-progress a person. So, here it is! Men and women age a little bit differently but since I’ve only aged female celebrities thus far, I’ll just focus on women for this tutorial. I’ll be using the image of Katie Holmes that I did for a …

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Illustration: Create a smartworm

Illustration: Create a smartworm

1. How to set up a new document As we do with all projects, start by creating a new document (File> New or Control + N), to which we will assign the following settings: Number of working tables: 1 Width: 800 px Height: 600 px Units: Pixels In the Advanced tab: Color mode: RGB Rasterized effects: Screen (72 dpi) Although …

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Graphic design: Create terrifying icons

Graphic design: Create terrifying icons

How to set up a new document As we do with all the projects, we will start by creating a new document by going to File> New (or using the keyboard shortcut Control + N ), to which we will assign the following settings: Number of working tables: 4 Organize by: rows Spacing: 128 px Width: 256 px Height: 256 …

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Photography: Floral mask effect

Photography: Floral mask effect

Introduction Have you seen that scene of Men In Black in which the face of a man opens and inside it has an alien? In this tutorial we will do something similar: open part of a model’s face to show some element coming out of its interior; in this case, flowers. As always, I invite you to use your own …

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