How to Create a Surreal Fish Scene with Pastel Colors in Photoshop

How to Create a Surreal Fish Scene with Pastel Colors in Photoshop

Posted under Photo Editing

Time Required 1 hrs 30 mins 2014-10-01 106 views

In this tutorial I’ll show you how to create a fantasy fish scene using a variety of photo manipulation techniques. You’ll learn how to combine different stock images into a cohesive scene using blending, adjusting colors, masking and brush. You’ll learn also how to focus on the details, work with lighting, manage your layers and more.


Create an Hourglass in Photoshop

Create an Hourglass in Photoshop

Posted under Drawing and Designing

Time Required 1 hrs 0 mins 2014-09-30 154 views

In this tutorial, you’ll learn how to create your own hourglass, add realistic shadows and lighting, then complete it with custom sand and wood texture. Throughout the tutorial, you’ll learn techniques that will help you create more realistic artworks in Photoshop.


Create vintage poster art using Photoshop CS5

Create vintage poster art using Photoshop CS5

Posted under Tools and Tips

Time Required 1 hrs 0 mins 2014-09-29 212 views

In this tutorial, you’ll discover some great Photoshop CS5 techniques to create a stylized poster from scratch using brushes.


The Boat – Minimal Long Exposure Photo Manipulation with Photoshop CC/CS6

The Boat – Minimal Long Exposure Photo Manipulation with Photoshop CC/CS6

Posted under Photo Editing

Time Required 1 hrs 0 mins 2014-09-28 217 views

In this tutorial we will be creating a minimalist fine art photo manipulation using just two images and a couple of brushes in Photoshop CC / Photoshop 2014. The image will simulate a long exposure effect from within Photoshop. The steps should also apply to CS6/Elements without any problems.


Dispersion Effect with Photoshop CS6/CC

Dispersion Effect with Photoshop CS6/CC

Posted under Tools and Tips

Time Required 1 hrs 0 mins 2014-09-24 241 views

The dispersion effect is relatively straight forward in Photoshop CC but can be tricky to get right. The basic idea is to separate the subject from the background and then create a copy of the subject layer. One of the subject layers is then morphed using the Liquify tool to nearly fill the entire frame.


Create a realistic star field with space dust in photoshop (With Action)

Create a realistic star field with space dust in photoshop (With Action)

Posted under Tools and Tips

Time Required 1 hrs 0 mins 2014-09-23 318 views

Star fields are a great way of adding an interesting element to your photo manipulations or digital paintings and they are surprisingly easy to create from scratch in Photoshop. Although most of the steps are repetitive and can be easily added into a Photoshop action (see below for download), I’ll go through each of them here so that you understand what is going on.