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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.
When you would like to turn your image into something horrified, this Photoshop tutorial really can help. The idea is similar the photo combination like other tutorials. But the photos you prepared should be something horrible, after that, you may just follow the steps to do the color adjustment.
You may wonder how to create a non-gravitation scene like space. The best way is to put the something natural flying on the sky such as tree leaves and stone. If you key the leave or stone directly, it may not look realistically. You have to use some photoshop skills to mix them together.
Lots of pictures only have one or two color for their background to match with the main object color. If you think the your design for the background is too monotony, you can make the background as colorful as possible like this.
This is a simple tutorial but to get great results, you’ll need some patience, an eye for details, and some imagination. Read this tutorial and find out how you can easily create your own animal-vehicle creation in Photoshop.