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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Face recognition has been around for a while in digital cameras or photo albums. And lately, it became a both disturbing and fascinating new phenomenon when Snapchat added the face swap feature to its app. And what about Photoshop? Retouching facial features has always been difficult and the results were far from realistic, if not cheesy or grotesque. In this last… Read the full article.
Trying to get the perfect and most creative color toning for your image seems like a daunting, and most of the times, frustrating experience. Dealing with Curves, channel operations and other complex tools is for the pros only. Fortunately, Photoshop has always an ace up its sleeve. We talked before about the Color Lookup Tables, where you could apply different… Read the full article.
The real beauty in Photoshop is that even it is a high-end professional software, you can simply open an image and quickly apply effects or corrections to achieve beautiful results. But that can only take you so far. And I don’t mean you should go and learn complex curves manipulation or channel mixing techniques. Those are difficult indeed! There are… Read the full article.
If you’re using Photoshop, chances are you‘re going to have to clip a subject from its background and work your editing magic. As a newbie, you may have been using the eraser tool to death, making memes that you hope would impress your Facebook friends and go viral. Well, that’s fine. But, ever wondered how to retouch a bad hair… Read the full article.
Reintroduced in Adobe Photoshop CC 2015.1 release the Oil Paint filter lets you transform a photo into an image with the visual appearance of a classic oil painting. With a few simple sliders, you can adjust the amount of stylization, brush scale, cleanliness, and other parameters. In this tutorial, Howard Pinsky will take a look at two examples of how… Read the full article.
Think you know Photoshop inside out? Now, before you get too smug about it, consider the possibility that there could be 28 powerful features that have been lying hidden in Photoshop, right beneath your nose. 28? Yes, and that includes features that could save you a lot of time and energy on a daily basis. If you’re wondering just what… Read the full article.
Learn how to access your document’s history in Photoshop, as well as how to undo changes. Explore the History panel and see how to move through states with shortcuts and increase the maximum number of states that Photoshop can hold in memory.
Winter has come. Well, for some of us at least. In this Photoshop tutorial, learn how to create snow using a custom brush and filters! Watch Video Tutorial Here…
In this Photoshop tutorial by Nathaniel Dodson from TutVid we’ve got a little bit of a throwback to some good old skeuomorphic design in the form of a metal gradient. You will learn exactly how to create one when you need it and which colors to choose. This is a good one!
In this Photoshop tutorial by Nathaniel Dodson from TutVid you will learn the easiest way to join two ends of a path you’ve created with the Pen Tool especially the tricky, bendy, not-so-fun connections.
In this Photoshop tutorial by Nathaniel Dodson from TutVid you will learn a little hotkey that you can use to reset virtually ANY dialog box or adjustment in Photoshop. Check out this quick tutorial to see how you can use your Alt/Opt key to undo before you even really undo.