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Design a Nice Abstract Background for an Image
Under Photo Effect, Photoshop Tutorial
Simple abstract background can be applied to your image nicely. You can use the same idea to make some shapes and fill them with color and adjust colors and opacity for different shapes to form your own design.
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.
The techniques below will show you how to create an image similar to the final result I have obtained below although the image below took 3 hours to paint with alot of fine detail work, you will still get the idea.At the end, the layers merged its easier to use the color dodge tool to brush the edge of the planets making them ‘glow’.
To make something imaginative, you may need to collect relevant images first. Using photo manipulation, you can simply take out different parts of your images to form something new such as a dragon. You can draft your dragon first and then stick lizard’s skin piece by piece into your draft.
Forest is a popular scene for lots of artwork creation. Therefore, it is good to be familiar to create forests so that you can make something special based on similar techniques. This tutorial will describe to make a forest by photo manipulation.
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.
The initial concept was the creation of an ‘atmosphere’ – a background for the car. Using images and some painting techniques over the images to make a fantasy scene. This tutorial will teach some of those techniques and how various Photoshop tools work.