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Professional Widow – ManipulationTutorial

Professional Widow – ManipulationTutorial

Time for your photo manipulation dose. This is a bit more concentrated so it’s for more experienced consumers. Ok, enough joking. In this manipulation I will show you how to play with fire, how to smoothen skin using the Mixer Brush Tool and how to create realistic light effects. This is for the slightly more advanced manipulator. Enjoy. Read More »

HQ Dust Particles Stock

HQ Dust Particles Stock

On my latest tutorials I used dust particles on several occasions and I showed you how to create them using the brush. But for morer realism, nothing beats the real thing so I shot some real dust particles. Hope you find the useful. Read More »

Make a Cool Vector Wallpaper in Photoshop

Make a Cool Vector Wallpaper in Photoshop

Making vector wallpapers in Photoshop is one of the easiest things a beginner can do in Photoshop. The reason for that is because you’re only going to use silhouetted objects so you don’t have to worry about things like color matching, shadows, illumination and things like that. So, let’s see how it’s done. Read More »

How to record an Action – My Dodging&Burning action

How to record an Action – My Dodging&Burning action

A Photoshop action is a series of commands you can apply to an image or multiple images in a batch at a press of a button. You can create your own actions with the commands you use more often and in this video I will show you how to do just that. Read More »

Love Me – Photoshop Manipulation Tutorial

Love Me – Photoshop Manipulation Tutorial

Valentine’s day is around the corner so I thought it would be nice to make something related to that. This is a manipulation tutorial that’s suitable for beginners and advanced Photoshop users alike. There are only a few stock images used to make this so it’s easier for me to explain and for you to reproduce. Have fun. Read More »

One Moment – Manipulation Tutorial

One Moment – Manipulation Tutorial

In this Photoshop tutorial I will show you how to create a nice spotlight effect on an image using the brush tool. It’s not a difficult effect to achieve but patience is needed. I used a single stock image which can be downloaded for free. Hope you like the result. Read More »

Best of Flickr Group Photos #2

Best of Flickr Group Photos #2

Since I published the first Flickr showcase, the number of submissions increased quite a bit. A lot of users uploaded their artworks on our group and some of them are really cool as you can see in this article. Feel free to upload your artworks also to our facebook page. I saw a lot of good works there too along ... Read More »

#7 – Layer Masks – Photoshop for beginners

#7 – Layer Masks – Photoshop for beginners

Working non destructively in Photoshop is quite important and layer masks is one way of doing it. Instead of using the eraser tool and delete unwanted parts of an image, use layer masks instead to hide that part of the image. That way you always have the possibility to recover it. In this episode I will demonstrate how to use ... Read More »