Photoshop is no doubt one of the best and most feature-rich photo-editing software in the market. It lets you create just about anything you can possibly imagine.
While it can be fun to dream up new ideas, giving life to those ideas can be quite challenging to some, especially when you don’t know how to start from scratch.
In today’s post, we’re going to share with you 10 amazing photo manipulation tutorials to teach you how to perfect you’re work of art. See how they can help you out.
Matte painting is a nice technique that’s often used by filmmakers to create backgrounds for certain scenes that can’t or don’t exist in real life. In this tutorial, you’ll learn how to create and add a devastating tidal wave effect in Photoshop.
Infographics are popular these days, and they’re an efficient and highly engaging way to present data. You may notice, however, that infographics are often flat vector illustrations. If you want to create something more unique and photo realistic, then you should bookmark this tutorial so you’ll learn how to create a soil cake using photographic elements for use in your pie charts.
Matte painting often involves several photos to achieve an end-result. As such, it can be great practice for anyone who wants to learn how to create photo manipulations. This tutorial teaches you how to create a fantasy city that’s built on a rock structure, just like the ones you see in “The Lord of the Rings” movies. Here, you’ll learn a few techniques to help you incorporate architectural photos into your images and artworks.
Water, by nature, is quite difficult to incorporate into a composition. This tutorial will teach you how to effectively combine advanced masking techniques, blending modes, adjustment layers, and use of filters to part the sea and create a surreal photo manipulation.
This tutorial will teach you how to integrate elements from various sources to create a realistic photo manipulation with dark and conceptual elements. You’ll learn some lighting and blending techniques, as well as some interesting post-production tips and tricks.
In certain projects, you need to use creative retouching techniques to enhance the image being used. This tutorial by Stefka Pavlova lets you learn how to replace a woman’s lipstick with artwork using some creative photo retouching techniques.
This tutorial by Joe Moore lets you learn how to take a stock image of a person and turn it into a statue using various texture mapping methods. It also teaches you how to place this statue into an incredible, surrealistic scene.
Sometimes, you only need a good camera, a little bit of knowledge in Photoshop, and a wild imagination in order to create a stunning piece of Photoshop art. With this tutorial, you’ll learn how to create a robotic motorcycle god using photos taken of motorcycle parts.
Creating a horror movie themed photo manipulation in Photoshop can be fun and exciting. Choosing the right photos is an important step in the process, and it’s just as important to blend those photos together in a realistic and convincing way. This tutorial will teach you how to do just that by using the appropriate light balance, use of mid-tones, depth of field, blending, etc.
Photo compositions require a few Photoshop tools and techniques to achieve the desired results. This tutorial will combine several images to create a statue from a model’s photo. It also explains how to modify the statue to create cracks and molten rock using layer masks, adjustments, and a number of blending and painting techniques.