In this editing tutorial I’ll show you how to create an extreme effect for your portraits. I’ll create some intense tones and colors and we’ll get a digital painting effect. PSD archive and resources available to all members.
Intermediate manipulation where I will show you how I created this colorful manipulation in Photoshop CC 2018. It can be done in other Photoshop versions if you’re an experienced user but I recommend at least Photoshop CS6. I’ll show you some selection tips and how to replace the hair of a model.
Download includes PSD file, 1080p video and high resolution stock images.
This abstract effect can be achieved on any portrait and a precise background removal is not mandatory. With just a basic rough selection it’s enough so you can use portraits with difficult backgrounds as well.
The base of getting this effects for your portraits is layering. Layering multiple filters and combining them with blend modes you can create the outlines of the facial features and gradually build up the effect.
Using adjustments such as the Posterize or Threshold you can separate different details of the portrait and then apply filters to this areas in order to get the effect that you see on the preview.
In this design tutorial you will learn how to create a poster design using a portrait and other stock images. I used Photoshop CC but you can use any Photoshop version for this (CS6 or higher is recommended). I will show you how to combine textures to create a simple background and how to creatively use Layer Masks to enhance the look of your design.
Are you wondering how you can add energetic movement in your work? With some basic lightning tips, using the warp tool and liquify filter. I will help you create stunning lightning effects.