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Special Smoke Effect for an Image
Under Photo Effect, Photoshop Tutorial
Great effect does not have to be complicate. This smoke effect can be done in few steps. The shape of smoke can be changed to suit for different kind of images. This effect is suitable for presentation of some special image e.g. god.
Whatever design needs to have nice lighting effect to apply with, then the object background can be specified and focused. Geometric lighting effect could be applied to some scientific object. This tutorial will show you how to shape the light as a triangle.
Lots of simple effects around you can be special. Simple turning your object into transparent that can draw lots of people’s attention. Here the tutorial will show you to turn a hand and mouse into transparent like under X-ray.
If you want to turn your image into a cartoon character, you can use your image for the transformation. No need to ask someone to draw it out for you. Using basic Photoshop techniques, you can change the color of your image into cartoon style.
I will explain the basic steps and techniques I used… but I will be specific in some areas. This tutorial assumes you have basic knowledge of photoshop – how to use layers, layer masks, filters, and the tools in the tool panel.
In this tutorial, it shows you how to use Photoshop to enhance a retro-styled illustration by digitally applying textures and patterns. The effects are applied to a hand-drawn original, the techniques shown can easily be applied to any Photoshop project to bring depth and originality.