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lighting effects photoshop
 

Learn how to make light sources brighter, adjust the colors, and add a realistic glow–all with the power of Channels, Adjustment Layers, Blending Modes, and more!

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30 days of photoshop frequency separation
 

Day 24 of 30 Days of Photoshop! Learn how to use Frequency Separation to remove blemishes and smooth out skin tones, creating a cleaner image while preserving all the beautiful, natural details.

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Light rays are fun to create, and can make a big Difference in your photos! Learn how to identify the best place to put Light rays and how to create them using a Brush Tool and a Radial Blur Filter.

 

Join Aaron as he jumps into Lightroom to process Raw format athletic photos to gritty Black and White images.

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The Lomo Effect is based on the look of a classic Russian film camera called the Lomo LC-A. Learn how to create this look in Lightroom in just a few steps!

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photoshop 2020 content aware fill
 

Content-Aware is more flexible than ever! See the new additions to Content-Aware in Photoshop 2020, and how it performs on both simple and more complex object removal.

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Today, we have three simple steps for editing Children’s Photos. First we had a Vignette, then a Warming filter, and finally we enhance the yes for some finishing touches.

30 days of photoshop tour of photoshop
 

In Day 12 of 30 Days of Photoshop, learn how to use the Liquify Tool to change the shape of clothing, add volume to hair, and protect areas you don’t want to be warped, like the face and body.

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In today’s episode, the rounded rectangle tool comes in handy as we create our icon. The rounded rectangle Tool helps us create are shape and there are enough options available for us to be really specific.

 

In this episode we cover a special technique we created to help blur the edges of a photo while keeping your subject in focus. Prepare to learn about drawing attention to your subject using radial focus blur!

curves vs levels in photoshop
 

You need to fix exposure, correct colors, or add stylistic coloring to an image, but what tool should you use? Curves? Levels? What’s the difference anyway? Watch to find out!

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Learn how to make a see through frame effect in Photoshop!This fun tutorial is perfect for beginners. Creating a see-through frame effect takes just a couple of minutes and anyone can do it!

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curves in photoshop
 

Learn all about Curves, a precision tool that can help fix exposure, brighten up a subject, and even add and change colors in any photo.

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For those of you not currently using Libraries in Photoshop, this is a MUST SEE episode. Learn how to browse stock images, create character Styles, sync colors and collaborate with people around the globe — all within Photoshop.

extend backgrounds photoshop thumbnail
 

Learn how to extend almost any background in Photoshop! Perfect for adding text to an image and for creating website banners and advertisements.

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30 days of photoshop blending modes
 

In Day 15 of 30 Days of Photoshop, we show you how to use Blending Modes to make a simple composite image, and then add some stylistic coloring to tie it all together.

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In this tutorial, we not only show you how to create your own double exposure effect, but we also demonstrate how to pull it off using video in Photoshop.

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In this episode we’ll show you where to get a banner, how to Transform your text to fit on the banner and how to place those banners on your images.

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In this tutorial, you will learn how to quickly make an inspirational quote video in Photoshop. Start with an image and learn to animate text for an easy inspirational video, all in photoshop.

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In this tutorial, we show you how to create a 3D extrusion from a 2D layer, how to group 3D objects, and how to change things like lighting and shadow color.

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For an editorial-Style headshot, we decided we wanted lighting inspired by the likes of editorial photographers such as Martin Schoeller. We had to go through about five different lighting setups before we finally found one we really liked!

 

Aaron shares some awesome techniques for sorting through hundreds of Photos to quickly choose the best ones. It is the photographer’s job to sort through all the images from the shoot, save yourself some time with these tips.

 

Photoshop has an awesome tool for adding Fire to photos. We’ll show you how to work through the effect for adding realistic looking fire to your images.

 

Learn your way around the 3D work space in Photoshop as we add a logo to the front of this car.

 

We’ll be taking an image, making it into a Smart Object and then placing it over an iPad. This technique would work great for anyone who wants to create a mock-up and see what it’d look like in real space.

 

Learn how to properly save and export your images so they display perfectly on the Web and allow for easy changes later.

 

We are going to apply the look of a dark film photograph to a digital image in today’s tutorial.

creative coloring gradient maps
 

Add beautiful coloring to your photos with Gradient Maps in Photoshop! Learn how to use a Gradient Map to apply different colors to the highlights, midtones, and shadows of an image, and then use Blend If to protect skin tones and dial-in the perfect look.

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30 days of photoshop how to dodge and burn
 

In Day 17 of 30 Days of Photoshop, we show you how to dodge and burn in Photoshop, recovering details and adding beautiful shape and dimension to your photos.

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dodge and burn highlights shadows accurately in lightroom
 

Dodging and burning is an incredibly useful technique to add contrast, depth, and definition to your photos.
Learn to dodge & burn in Lightroom with the power of RAW!

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remove edge fringe before
 

Removing edge fringe is an important step when compositing a subject. In this tutorial, we show you how to refine the edge of cut-out hair to make your next composite look seamless.

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