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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.
Many fantastic scenery are based on their good ideas. Usually, simple techniques can create various good results. This graphics is initiate with a nice wonderland, then key in trunks and buildings etc. to form such a nice piece of artwork.
Simple photo manipulation can allow you to form different extraordinary scenery. You can prepare few images such as a lady, ship and sea. Then, You can form a wonderful lady swimming scenery. The idea is how to cut and paste the images and adjust color and light afterwards.
When you would like to put your object into a mysterious scene, you can have a try on designing a dark foggy scene. The image could be projected as mysterious, since the object cannot be seen clear and end up to have a mysterious feeling to the reader.
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.