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Creating a realistic water surface in Photoshop is quite a challenge because it is the distorted reflection of the surroundings that makes the water look liquid. The displace filter is an excellent tool for making this distortion. Now it really looks like water. Notice that the layer mask is also distorted because it is linked to the layer. This causes the reflectivity to change with the angle of the surface.
In lots of science fiction movie or story, they would usually use meteorite collision to the earth as a good topic. Some of you may be very interested in creating this scenery using photoshop techniques.
Simple objects can be formed a nice and special scene. A road, whale and ocean can be combined into a single scene using photo manipulation. Creating an underwater scene is not a hard, all you have to do is use some water textures, brushes and blend all the different stock images used.
How to design a proper war scenery? explosion, soldiers or bomb would be common elements to be used. Great and realistic explosion would be the key element when you carry out the combination of different pictures for your war scene.
Small change can make a big difference to your image. Adding a pair of wing to a pig’s image which can be turned into a funny scene. You just need to prepare few normal photos and using this photo manipulation skills, then a great funny photo can be created.
In this tutorial, it is going to show you the HDR techniques but, rather than having to shoot the subject with a tripod to get numerous exposures, we will alter the exposure on a single RAW file to get the desired result.
To magnify your motion such as crying or shouting in a picture, you can have a try to apply some photo effects. The photo effects usually are lighting, however, this tutorial will show you something different such as applying smoke and dark environment.