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Create a Nicely Colorful Lighting Effect
Under Photo Effect, Photoshop Tutorial
It is always nice to add some colorful lighting effects for an image. The photo effect can be adjusted to match with the image’s pose such as adding lighting to your finger, then the whole image can be entirely improved.
In this tutorial, you will learn how to create some custom brushes based on scans of different types, and then you will instantly put them to use to come up with a wild finished result. You will see how simple custom brushes can make this water splashing effect.
Mix-colourful effect seems not difficult but some special techniques are required. Before applying the color, some of background from other images need to be prepared. That would entirely depend on what style you want to result in.
You will see how to create this powerful human splitting up a car. Most of the lighting manipulation used in this image was done with photoshop layer adjustments and painting via a tablet. All 3D objects were created with the software Cinema 4D.
If you would like to design some nice cartoon style for your friends, you can directly turn it into using a personal picture. The transformation just needs some simple lighting and coloring adjustment using Photoshop.