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Apply a Fantastic Lighting Effect on an Image
Under Photo Effect, Photoshop Tutorial
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There are various of lighting effects for photo edition. However, you may find very difficult to apply a suitable one to your images. Different lighting effects need to match with different scenarios. Here this one would be perfectly for your photo under dim condition or the color of photo is too monotony.
Lots of passport or ID photos have a blank background, which is too monotonic for some of you. If you would like to improve this, you can add some colorful effect for your image background.
Firstly find a subject to base the flowing light streams on. A picked image of a drinks can to relate to the original piece of artwork that inspired the subscriber. Finish off the image with a few focal rings on multiple layers with very low opacity.
Lightning is a common effect to be created. In this time, the tutorial will show you to add glow and lightning and use a special brush “exploding lightning”. We will continue to work on the texture to create the effect of radiation. At the end of the work we will work on toning.
It is always not easy to develop a human portrait since it really requires a lot of skills to make it to be realistic. Using this portrait transformation, the story would be much different. As the painting is based on the original photo, the quality would be high and nice.
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.