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Deep and Moody Woman
Under Photo Effect, Photoshop Tutorial
In this tutorial, it will show you to create a “simple” moody image using loads of simple effects to create an image with depth and composition. This is simpler than you think but can demand a lot from your system.
You can use many different ways to present your image. To make it special, you may use an art angle to beautify your photo. This tutorial will show you to cut out your face from a photo, then mix it with a dry land plus adding sparks.
There are thousand ways to turn a simple photo into something fashionable. Simple spreading effect can be applied to different kinds of image. Here is an example for your good reference.
Creating a realistic water surface in Photoshop is quite a challenge because it is the distorted reflection of the surroundings that makes the water look liquid. The displace filter is an excellent tool for making this distortion. Now it really looks like water. Notice that the layer mask is also distorted because it is linked to the layer. This causes the reflectivity to change with the angle of the surface.
If you fed up of color painting, you can have a try on this ink effect for your painting works. This is mainly done through color adjustment such as curves, level adjustments etc. Using a suitable paper for texture, a nice ink portrait can be done.
You will learn how to use different settings to fill out your canvas with nice lightnings and blending modes using different stock images to create good lighting effects. Following the steps of this tutorial you will easily learn how to use different tools and tips to create good lighting effects.
I will explain the basic steps and techniques I used… but I will be specific in some areas. This tutorial assumes you have basic knowledge of photoshop – how to use layers, layer masks, filters, and the tools in the tool panel.
Most of you may want to transfer your image into vector portrait. If you know how to refer and use your image properly, then it can save your time and result better outcome. Following this tutorial, you can transfer your image into a nice vector portrait easily.