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Photo Manipulation for a Nice Snow Village
Under Photo Effect, Photoshop Tutorial
This photo manipulation is about forming a nice snow village using a few photos. You just need to prepare a ship and insert into a snow scene. After adjustment of photo color, it is done.
Most of special scenes can be made of different common images. Simple old carriage, bones plus one or two natural scenes can form a nice piece of special carriage scene using photo manipulation. This is mainly made using photo cut and paste plus color adjustment afterwards.
Do you want to create a cartoon image for yourself? You can use your photo to transform your image into a cartoon character mainly by Photoshop blending options. You can also design your character with different styles such as changing its hair and skin colors.
This tutorial will show you a proper technique to cut out an image’s hair. In fact, lots of people may struggle on trimming out fine hairs. In this example it is going to use the common Channel technique to trim out this lovely lady.
If you find your image to be too blank and monotony, it is good to add some windy effect for your image. This effect is suitable to be applied on fashion image. No special technique is required, it is mainly used smudge tool.
There are various ways to change your object into something funny. Liquefied effect is one of nice photoshop effect you can think of. It is easy and not much techniques are required. It can be also applied into human or other objects you like.
It is not necessary to do lots of make-up and have a lot of trials for your personal image design. To see whether this look or make-up which is suitable to yourself, you can do project it using photoshop first. No need to consume the time for real trial.
Here’s a little Photoshop guide to mimic the 300 style. The effects could also be applied to video in After Effects with a similar setup. Obviously there was a lot more in the compositing of each scene in 300, but I think this presents the basic elements. You can see the layering in an actual 300 shot on this page of the VFX article in this tutorial.