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Create an Elegant Lighting Effect Using Photoshop
Under Photo Effect, Photoshop Tutorial
In this tutorial, it is going to show you how to create a realistic IES (photometric) lighting effect. We are going to use Photoshop CS4 as well as some free plugins and software. You can always apply the same idea to your image and other objects you like.
In this tutorial, you will learn the idea of combination for different images. It is really a good tutorial. As the author did not use any complex tricks or skills to make this, but selection of a few of great images to make this composition.
This suspicious environment is like other photo combination. You need to prepare few images which contain your elements e.g. witch image and house. Skills for cut and paste, color and brightness adjustment will be showed in this tutorial for your reference.
In this tutorial, it will basically take you through the process of converting a man’s head into a garden. The first part will be showing you how to prepare the image then add a waterfall coming out of his head with a pool at the bottom, as shown on the thumbnail.
To turn a normal city into something different, you can have a try on this to turn the city into sky city using photo manipulation. This is to make a scene where the peak of some skyscrapers standing out above the clouds along with some other elements.
This will show you how to create a misty landscape matte painting with a dark castle. We’ll create a misty scene with the layered mountains and the light from afar. The main technique here is blending with adjustment layers, masking and brushes. There are something basic you should know about contrast, distance, intensity etc.
In this tutorial, it will show you how to create a explosion effect for a human, like a mix of Magneto’s ability with Peter Petrelli’s power. We will use images and filters to produce this wave explosion effect.
To turn your image to be special, fading effect plus some sketching can be applied to your image. In fact, there are many fading effects such as turning it into smokes or liquid. In this tutorial, a nice result is formed using sketch plus mixing with colour fading effect.