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Turning a Texture Paper into a Planet
Under Photo Effect, Photoshop Tutorial
To create an universe, it can be very simple. Using a texture paper, you can transform it into a planet easily. You need to use some Photoshop settings such as filter and layer style to adjust and add some effects. And then, you just add lens image or using lens effect.
In this tutorial, it is going to teach you how to make a nice fragmented golden phone. Firstly, you need to prepare a mobile phone image. And then you can start the add some nice photoshop effects. You can also use the same idea for other images.
In this Photoshop tutorial we will use the pen tool, paths brushes and brush dynamics along with a neat little trick using thresholds to create a cool album cover look. For my finished image the graphic is added as an CD album cover.
The techniques below will show you how to create an image similar to the final result I have obtained below although the image below took 3 hours to paint with alot of fine detail work, you will still get the idea.At the end, the layers merged its easier to use the color dodge tool to brush the edge of the planets making them ‘glow’.
You can use many different ways to present your image. To make it special, you may use an art angle to beautify your photo. This tutorial will show you to cut out your face from a photo, then mix it with a dry land plus adding sparks.
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.
You may find it boring to just take a picture. To improve your picture quality and turn it into special way, you can consider to add some photoshop effects. In tuis tutorial, you can try to transform your photo into art. You can apply the skills in way you like.