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Painting a Beautiful Bird Art
Under Photo Effect, Photoshop Tutorial
Learn how to create this painting of a beautiful pair of birds. You will learn how to extract photos and give them a beautiful painting-like look. You can apply the same idea for making new scene in your own style.
In this tutorial, it will show you the steps to manipulate a man portrait into black magic in Photoshop. We will use some bare metal texture and fire stock images, plus a number of image adjustment techniques to form this effect.
Lots of passport or ID photos have a blank background, which is too monotonic for some of you. If you would like to improve this, you can add some colorful effect for your image background.
If you want to create a good scenery, a lot of photo combinations are unavoidable. Therefore, good planning for preparing your sources and background design are required. This tutorial will show you how to form a tank and arrange a soldier together.
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.
Many of you would like to have a dramatic night scene for your picture. It is difficult to capture such nice scene out door. In this connection, this tutorial will teach you to create a romantic night scene for your picture.
To make a hopeless scenery, you can use light and shadow effects to focus your object under a dark background. Another element is greens such as grass or trees. These objects are always good for emphasis of this kind of topic.
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.
In this tutorial, it is going to show you how to create a realistic IES (photometric) lighting effect. We are going to use Photoshop CS4 as well as some free plugins and software. You can always apply the same idea to your image and other objects you like.