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Create an Immersive Lighting Effect
Under Photo Effect, Photoshop Tutorial
In this this tutorial I’m going to walk you through a few steps on how to use custom Photoshop brushes along with a few vector elements to create this immersive lighting effect composition. You will be surprised at how easy the steps are to create this piece.
The beauty of this tutorial is that the various source images we’re working with aren’t similar at all, but through some creativity and outside-the-box thinking you’ll learn how to turn a daytime scene into night, and rework a tractor/plastic toy into a believable sci-fi motor cycle.
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.
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.
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.
There are many ways to turn your photo to be more attractive such as lighting effect. The effects are usually done in blend mode settings. However, if you would like to do something different, you can have a try to add the fabulous strip on your photo like this tutorial.
To create the surreal scene above, the tutorial starts with providing the background, adds a grassy – shell snail, and adds a child, flowers, butterflies, grass blades, blending them with adjustment layers, masking and brush. Then it uses a light and bokeh texture to enhance the atmosphere and finishes with some adjustment layers.