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Photo Manipulation for a Fisherman in a Lake
Under Photo Effect, Photoshop Tutorial
Learn how to create this photo manipulation of a fisherman in a scenic lake with Photoshop. In this tutorial, you’ll learn how to create your own dreamy landscape of a lake using water texture, add water ripples in the landscape, enhance original image with lightning and some more. Throughout the tutorial, you’ll learn techniques that will help you create better matte paintings and photo manipulations.
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.
Simple photo manipulation can allow you to produce any background scene for your image. You just need to prepare few images and play around the layers and add the light effect. You can use the idea for any other scenery production you like.
Using photo combination effect, you can create even a scientific scenery. Preparing a broken glass photos, object image and dark night city photo, then combine them together and adjust the color afterwards. A nice scene can be formed.
In this tutorial, it will show you the steps of lighting effect in a urban background digitally in Photoshop, with elements such as urban building, grunge brushset and surreal lighting effect.
Most of time, you may not be happy with your existing photo and you would like to make some changes such as hair’s colors. This tutorial will show you how to recolor an image using selections and variations. This is very useful that you can widely apply the skills from the tutorial.