6 exciting portrait effects you can do in Photoshop

Category: Photoshop Guides

Thanks to Snapchat app,  you can easily swap faces with a friend or add funny animal masks to your face in a second. Hilarious! But what about quality?

Portrait retouching in Photoshop is not limited to high-end, professional retouching for magazines or photo books. You can also create some creative artistic portraits. Yeah, I bet you knew that. But do you know how to do it?

In this guide I will share 6 excellent Photoshop portrait effects tutorials from artists and instructors such as Marty Geller, Chris Spooner, Aaron Nace and many others.

portrait-animalfur

Apply an animal face to a portrait tutorial

portrait-doublexposure

Create a double exposure effect tutorial

portrait-facepainting

Face painting effect portrait tutorial

portrait-kissmakeup

Apply a Kiss makeup to a face tutorial

portrait-newspaper

Newspaper collage portrait effect tutorial

portrait1

Lowpoly portrait effect tutorial

Premium portrait effects actions

If you want more complex effects and techniques there are quite a few premium actions that deliver stunning effects for portraits. These ones below are just a few you can buy for a quite low price.

Author: Graphic River

Guilloche Photoshop premium action

SciFi Photoshop premium action

sketchpen

Pen Sketch Photoshop premium action

geometric-action

Geometric Art Photoshop premium action

View more stunning premium actions at GraphicRiver

Photoshop Disintegrate and Fusion FX Actions

Photoshop Disintegrate and Fusion FX Actions

The disintegrate and Fusion actions are amazing special FX Photoshop actions. Simply brush on your photo where you want the effect to apply and run the action, it’s that easy.


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