In the world of Photoshop, some effects are timeless classics. Turning a portrait photo into a sketch is one of them. With just a few simple clicks, any portrait can be turned into a beautiful drawing, and any photographer can feel like an accomplished graphic artist. In this tutorial, Steve Patterson from Photoshop Essentials guides you step by step as… Read the full article.
When we take a photo, it seems that everything ends up being distracting. Maybe it’s because we don’t choose the location properly, or because we don’t pay enough attention to the surroundings. No matter the reason why, removing a difficult object from a photo is nothing short of a retouching challenge. In this tutorial, Colin Smith from Photoshop Cafe will… Read the full article.
Combining two or more photos in Photoshop seems to be somewhat confusing for beginners. Not only because it involves cutting and positioning an image, but also because you have to know how to handle different files in the work area. In this tutorial by Colin Smith from Photoshop Cafe, you will learn how to combine photos using 3 different methods.
Removing unwanted items from an image is one of the most common uses of Photoshop. It may look like a complex task, but it will surprise you that it doesn’t take expert skills to make unwanted objects vanish from your photos. In this tutorial, Kelvin Pimont from Kelvin Designs will show you how to remove ANYTHING in Adobe Photoshop. The… Read the full article.
Photo retouching is usually seen as the art of removing unwanted objects, skin blemishes and other imperfections in your images. But as soon as your scene or portrait has been cleaned up, colors start to matter. And not specifically the overall color balance or applied effects. Maybe the color of a shirt or the color of an object. And that can’t be… Read the full article.
In this tutorial by kelvin Pimont from Kelvin Designs, you will learn a few ways to sharpen your images and photos in Photoshop. From Unsharp Mask, to High Pass filter, to sharpen tool and using Camera Raw. Many ways to sharpen images in Photoshop! There’s a bunch of different ways to sharpen an image using different tools and different filters…. Read the full article.
You can easily make stuff float on photos by searching for a stock image, cutting the object and pasting it in a layer of your psd file. There are millions of drawbacks in using that technique, being the correct lighting and the getting the exact object the main ones. In this video tutorial by Patrick McKinnon, you will learn, in… Read the full article.
In this tutorial by kelvin Pimont from Kelvin Designs, you will learn how to transform dull photographs that lack impact into more dramatic and colorful images. Kelvin will show you how to select areas and make local adjustments to colors and contrast to make the colors pop and make a more impactful photo. If you want to master Photoshop’s color… Read the full article.
Labels and graphics on clothing can be distracting or unwanted in a photograph. Clients will often want logos removed – especially if they are from a competing brand. Sometimes it is better to remove them completely. Usually, logos are placed over textures and patterns on clothing. These textures need to be replaced when removing a logo using different Photoshop retouching… Read the full article.
In this photoshop tutorial by Colin Smith from Photoshop Cafe, you will learn how to apply image adjustments to multi-layered photos. In the following video tutorial Colin will show you some tips for targeting the layers you want and how to move them around without losing the adjustments. You will learn about adjustment layers and how to use Photoshop adjustments… Read the full article.
Interested in the new ON1 Photo RAW workflow? Check out this free eBook from professional photographer Colby Brown. There are thousands of video tutorials and eBooks out there that focus on how to use a specific photo editing application, but very few talk about why you should make certain edits to your images. This eBook gives you valuable insight into… Read the full article.
If you’re a photographer looking to use Photoshop a little better and faster and more effectively for your images, this tutorial will help you to learn 10 things that I think are great tips and tricks specifically for photographers in Photoshop. Nate Dodson from TutVid will teach you interesting stuff such as face replacement, creating simple luminosity masks, targeting skin… Read the full article.
In this fast-paced and hard-hitting Photoshop tutorial by talented instructor Nathaniel Dodson from TutVid, you will learn ten different features, tricks, and hotkeys that you probably don’t know. Nataniel is going to change that! He’ll explore the Revert Reconstruction option, The Rubber Band Feature, Preserving Transparency with a hotkey, Spring-Loaded Hand and Zooming, Using Channels to create black and white images, Loading… Read the full article.
This Photoshop tutorial by Colin Smith will show you how to change the background in a photo. But it goes way beyond that. Here is a tip that will show you how to make the old refine edge work in the latest version of Photoshop with a secret shortcut. You will also learn a couple of tips to get cleaner… Read the full article.
Too often, we hear photographers lament about how they missed the Golden Hour, or how they wish they could have photographed a place in the middle of a blizzard. Sure, nothing beats being in the actual moment with the perfect weather condition. However, that doesn’t mean that you can’t use some imagination, creativity, and nifty Photoshop skills to create the… Read the full article.
Christmas is here. Didn’t you know that? It’s the time of the year when shops and advertisers remind you of reindeer and Santa with plenty of tacky images. Not Alexandra Fomicheva. This talented designer and illustrator has just charmed us and captured our imaginations with her magical Christmas artwork. Looking at her work for the season, it’s hard not drift… Read the full article.
So you think you know Photoshop? Well, think again! In this awesome video, Photoshop guru Nathaniel Dodson will show you how little you know of Photoshop by showcasing 30 useful tools and features in Photoshop CC that you can use to supercharge your workflow. No matter if you’re a Photoshop expert or a complete beginner, you’ll be able to learn… Read the full article.
Netflix’s Stranger Things is a hit. So is the 80’s culture revival. Horror movies from that time were scary and fun at the same time and that’s something this show was able to capture with success. But for those who aren’t designers, there was something that helped to set that ambiance: the awesome 80’s styled logo. If you think you… Read the full article.
A lot of us use Adobe Photoshop on a daily basis, but no matter how much of a veteran you are, you can always learn new little tips that will make you think “How did I not know this before!”. As I pointed out in the 10 Critical Photoshop Mistakes You Must Stop Making article I posted a couple of… Read the full article.
Your Photoshop workflow depends on several factors, including the volume of work you’re dealing with and your own mastery of the software. Lightroom and Photoshop instructor Ben Willmore has another secret for helping speed up your workflow when editing photos: Photoshop keyboard shortcuts. Becoming familiar (and quick) with these shortcuts can help you make changes without requiring a lot of physical… Read the full article.
Retouching a photo is a complex task. Or not. It depends on many factors. Sometimes you need only a quick retouching because the original image is great and you just want only to enhance certain features or apply specific little retouches to it. Colin Smith from PhotoshopCafe will show you in this tutorial one of the oldest trick for quick… Read the full article.
After some steep, but fun, learning curve you are starting to get a grasp of Photoshop. But your constant trips to the menu bar, toolbar or panels are starting to get tedious. Then it’s time to start learning some basic hotkeys. As a computer user, you probably know all the common system hotkeys like Copy, Paste, Cut, Save, etc. But… Read the full article.
Learning new obscure hotkeys an obsession for some. There are lots of them hidden in Photoshop and I’m pretty sure that some of them are even undocumented. In this video tutorial Nathaniel Dodson from TutVid will show you 31 hotkeys in Photoshop that are both useful and that you probably have never heard of or even used before. Nathaniel will… Read the full article.
Removing something from its background has been perhaps the most popular task in Photoshop. For those on CS6 or earlier versions, the quick select brush and refine edge have been the tools of choice for most of the work. But the new Photoshop CC Select and Mask space provides dramatically better results than refine edge. This tool will let you… Read the full article.