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Natural HDR Landscape Editing

Natural HDR Landscape Editing

In this tutorial I will show you how I enhanced a landscape photo in Photoshop using HDR toning and adjustment layers. I will also show you how to create realistic sunlight using Gradients and the Apply Image option to create selective masking. Read More »

Quick BW Landscape Editing

Quick BW Landscape Editing

In this 12min video I will show you how you can get beautiful high contrasty effects on landscape shots. This technique works best for wide angle landscape shots and suited for scenes with big rocks or subjects on the foreground. I will also show how to makt a simple vignetting effect and recover details in the shadows and highlights and ... Read More »

★ Background Replacement Tutorial

★ Background Replacement Tutorial

In this tutorial I will show you how to replace black or dark grey background in Photoshop and keep every single detail of a model’s hair. It’s a very simple and quick technique that will help you save time and give you perfect results. The tutorial also covers basic color grading and eyes enhancement. Read More »

★ Soft Photo Effects in Photoshop CS6

★ Soft Photo Effects in Photoshop CS6

If you’re a photographer, you like photography or you simply want to edit your photos in a way that nobody does, you will definitely need to know how adjustment layers work and what each blend mode (or at least the most commonly used ones) can do for you. In this Photoshop video tutorial I will show you how to use ... Read More »

★ Colorful and Dreamy Photo Effects

★ Colorful and Dreamy Photo Effects

In this premium tutorial I will show you how I combined Adjustment layers and blend modes to create a colorful dreamy effect on your photos. I will also show you a technique to smoothen skin and create a painterly effect on portraits. Take a look at the preview below. The full video is 1 hour long. Read More »

★ Dramatic Color Tones in CS6

★ Dramatic Color Tones in CS6

This is a simple composition tutorial where I will show you how I create an unsaturated dramatic color tone effect. I’ll show you how to mask hair without loosing quality, how to mask background using Calculations, remove unwanted objects using the Patch Tool and how I used adjustment layers, lighting filters and Dodge&Burn to create a nice cinematic color effect. Read More »

Create a Hollow Head Effect in Photoshop

Create a Hollow Head Effect in Photoshop

In this tutorial I will show you how easy is to create a broken/hollow head effect in Photoshop. This effect can be made for any parts of the body like the arms, hands, fingers, eyes, etc. With the right stock photos you can easily create stunning effects of broken body parts. Enjoy. Read More »

Landscape Editing – Create a Sun with the Gradient Tool

Landscape Editing – Create a Sun with the Gradient Tool

The main tools when editing a landscape photo are Adjustment Layers and Filters. In this episode I will go a bit further and show you how to create a realistic sun using the Gradient Tool. Read More »

Fairytale Effects – Fantasy Color and Light Tutorial

Fairytale Effects – Fantasy Color and Light Tutorial

In this editing tutorial I’ll show you how to creatively use adjustment layers in order to create a fantasy effect with beautiful colors and light effects. I’ll show you how to make color changes using Selective Color, how to edit layer masks non destructively and how to use the Apply Image and mask shadows to control the amount of light ... Read More »

Soft Light Fantasy Photo Effects

Soft Light Fantasy Photo Effects

A large number of my followers have requested this kind of effect so in this tutorial I will show you how I would create a fantasy looking effect in Photoshop. What you should to learn from this tutorial is how can adjustment layers can be used to create subtle contrast and color changes to get that soft looking effect. Having ... Read More »