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Create the Dragan photo effect in Photoshop

In 2003 Polish physicist Andrzej Dragan picked up a camera and started creating some fascinating portraits that expressed the depth of the person and their character by enhancing facial features usually...

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Non-destructive dodge and burn in Photoshop

Dodging and Burning are some of the oldest and most fundamental techniques in the history photo retouching. The term dates back to the dark room where photographers over expose some areas...

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How to Turn your Image into a Color Mixture Photo in Adobe Photoshop CS5

In this tutorial I will walk you through the steps needed to turning your image into a color mixtures photo, complete with overlay effects, colour treatments and elements that you...

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Dispersion Effect with Photoshop CS6/CC

The dispersion effect is relatively straight forward in Photoshop CC but can be tricky to get right. The basic idea is to separate the subject from the background and then...

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How to Make a Wonderful Lighting Effect for Posters in Adobe Photoshop CS5

Today, I’m going to show you how use brushes, custom shapes and Layer styles in Adobe Photoshop CS5 to create wonderful lighting effect for posters. Layered PSD file included. Let’s...

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Applying Grungy Effects into an Image in Adobe Photoshop CS5

In this tutorial, it will show you the process of creating this photo manipulation by adding grungy effects into an image in Adobe Photoshop CS5. Layered PSD file included. Let’s...

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How to Make a Style Poster in Adobe Photoshop CS5

This tutorial is an example of how a few simple techniques can be used to create a piece of digital artwork using multiple layers, masking, the Brush tool, some basic...

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Give photos a retro-inspired look using Adobe Photoshop CS5

In this tutorial, we’ll use channel mixing, blending modes and opacity techniques to create a retro-inspired look on an image using Adobe Photoshop CS5, for this masterclass, you’ll need a...

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How to use brushes to enhance your portraits in Adobe Photoshop CS5

This tutorial is an example of how a few simple techniques can be used to create a piece of digital artwork using multiple layers, masking, the Brush tool, some basic...

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Creative mixed-media composition in Adobe Photoshop CS5

This tutorial uses some basic layering and masking techniques, coupled with some 3D elements that we’ll montage together to create an interesting mixed-media collage with lots of depth. Layered PSD...

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Create Dynamic Art using Glows and Lighting Effects in Adobe Photoshop CS5

In this tutorial, I’m going to share some techniques on how to create a dynamic art using glows and lighting effects in Adobe Photoshop CS5. Some of the key techniques...

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Adding a Fashion Lighting Effect for a Woman Image in Adobe Photoshop CS5

Today, we are going to add a bit of colored lighting to our model shot with this very simple, fashion style effect. Layered PSD file included. Let’s get started! ...

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