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Create a Fantastically Colorful Background for Images
Under Photo Effect, Photoshop Tutorial
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.
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.
In this tutorial, you will be able to learn how to put the additional light source on your picture. To start with, you need to pick a photo and separate the light source from the photo. It will give you a basic concept of color/light adjustment for photos.
If you would like to create some quick effect to beautify the images, you can have a try on this colorful bubble effect for your images. You just need to trim out your image on a plain background, apply some bubble plus simple photoshop lighting and coloring adjustments, then we are done.
To turn yourself to be Angel, the most common way is to add a pair of wings at your image’s back using manipulation. You need to prepare an image with suitable post, and add the wings and put your image at a sky background with clouds and some lighting.
In this tutorial, it will demonstrate you how to use the burn tool, dodge tool, brushes, layer modes and more to add an interesting effect to an otherwise regular stock photo.To finish off, apply a Selective Color adjustment layer is necessary for this task.