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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.
To make something memorable, it is necessary to apply some traditional effect for your image. Not many designers would like to create such effect, so there are not many tutorials available on the internet. Here is a good one for your reference using the first spaceman as a topic.
It is always not easy to develop a human portrait since it really requires a lot of skills to make it to be realistic. Using this portrait transformation, the story would be much different. As the painting is based on the original photo, the quality would be high and nice.
In this tutorial, here will show you the steps to create this awesome fiery portrait in Photoshop.This is a beginner-intermediate level tutorial aiming to give some practices on layer blending, selection and coloring techniques in Photoshop.
When you would like to improve your picture overall effect, the first thing to do is to improve the background. Here will show you some skills to apply the mixture effect (such as smoking and shining effects) into the photo.
Photo manipulation is a magic to turn your photo to something extremely different. For example, a dark forest can be turned into a nice and green forest through photo combination effect. It is just to adjust the blending options plus some other simple photoshop skills.
Apart from main objects, background is the second important element for your artwork. You can use it to interpret your object. For example, to present this lady to be desperate, it uses the bad weather to form the background.
To create it you will start from making background. Next, you will add model with all props of goddess. Finally, you will finish it up with nice particles effect and coloring. You’ll need Photoshop CS5 or newer to follow this tutorial.