PRO Photoshop Tutorials


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soft light coloring lightroom photoshop
 

Give your photos a timeless feel with soft and subtle coloring in Lightroom and Photoshop. Learn how to lift shadows to recover detail, reduce contrast for a softer look, and add subtle color toning to the highlights and shadows with our included presets and LUTs.

Easy   |   1 Hours   |   4 Sample Images

Professional Retouching Workflow
 

Master a complete, professional retouching workflow in Photoshop. From skin smoothing, to dodging and burning, to frequency separation, we cover it all!

Medium   |   2.5 Hours   |   1 Sample Image

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phlearn dispersion effect
 

Learn how to create a realistic dispersion effect in Photoshop! Follow along with the sample image and included Photoshop Brushes to make your own amazing effects from scratch.

Medium   |   2.5 Hours   |   1 Sample Image

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Learn advanced compositing techniques as Photoshop as we show you to transform free stock photos into an epic fantasy landscape!

Advanced   |   5 Hours   |   19 Sample Images

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watercolor effect in photoshop
 

Turn any photo into a realistic watercolor painting in Photoshop. Hand-paint in color and detail using the included custom Photoshop Brushes and then apply realistic paper textures made from scratch.

Advanced   |   5 Hours   |   5 Sample Images

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film and vintage coloring in photoshop
 

Give your photos a worn and faded film look in Photoshop! Learn how to apply creamy sepia tone coloring, realistic noise and grain, and subtle light and blur effects to recreate that classic 35mm look.

Easy   |   2 Hours   |   9 Sample Images

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Tap into your inner Warhol by creating pop art in Photoshop! Learn how to transform any photo with bright and vibrant colors and comic book halftone effects to create your own stunning works of art.

Easy   |   4 Hours   |   6 Sample Images

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bright and airy coloring in photoshop
 

Create bright and clean coloring in Photoshop! Learn how to brighten photos without losing contrast, add soft lighting effects, and put more focus on the things that matter most.

Easy   |   2 Hours   |   8 Sample Images

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Follow along as we show you how to transform any photo into a realistic pencil sketch in Photoshop! Learn how to recreate the natural highlights and shadows in a photo using our custom pencil stroke brushes and real paper textures.

Easy   |   3 Hours   |   8 Sample Images

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Digital distortion. VHS vibes. Learn how to create your own custom glitch effects in Photoshop with the included brushes, textures, and action!

Medium   |   2 Hours   |   8 Sample Images

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Create epic landscape photos using Lightroom and Photoshop! Learn how to replace a sky, fix exposure, create HDR and panorama images, and more!

Medium   |   3 Hours   |   22 Sample Images

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Dark shadows. Cool tones. Cinematic style. Learn how to add drama and mystery to any photo in Photoshop with dark and moody coloring!

Easy   |   2 Hours   |   8 Sample Images

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Learn how to make clothing and fabric look amazing in Photoshop. Remove wrinkles, change color, recover details, add shape and definition, and much more!

Medium   |   3 Hours   |   7 Sample Images

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Your time is valuable! Learn how to retouch a portrait quickly and efficiently as we take you through every step of the professional’s workflow. And all in under an hour!

Medium   |   1 Hour   |   1 RAW Sample Image

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food photography styling and retouching
 

From websites, to Grubhub, to Instagram, food photography is everywhere. Learn how to work with a client, how to photograph food using lighting and styling techniques, and how to bring it all together with retouching in Photoshop.

Advanced   |   5 Hours   |   45 Sample Images

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Learn a professional approach to retouching eyes in Photoshop. Brighten up dark eyes, change iris color, enhance the details with dodge and burn, and more. Picture-perfect peepers, every time!

Medium   |   3 Hours   |   7 Sample Images

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correct exposure in photoshop
 

Subject underexposed? Background blown out? Photoshop to the rescue! Learn how to correct exposure using Adobe Camera RAW and Photoshop and rescue what would be an otherwise beautiful portrait.

Medium   |   1.25 Hours   |   1 RAW Sample Image

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soft portrait retouching photoshoot
 

Learn how to create beautiful, soft portraits in Photoshop! Join us as we walk you through a maternity photoshoot before diving into the post-production, covering dodging and burning, frequency separation, and more!

Medium   |   5 Hours   |   2 RAW Sample Images

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manual hdr landscape photoshop
 

Create picture-perfect landscape images with manual HDR! Learn how to blend multiple exposures, process RAW images, and remove common objects and distractions.

Medium   |   1.5 Hours   |   3 RAW Sample Image

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Tired of Photoshop lagging? Computer crashing? Annoying errors and pop-ups? Learn how to troubleshoot common problems, customize your workspace, and speed up Photoshop on any computer!

Easy   |   2.5 Hours   |   10 Sample Images

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master retouching hair photoshop example 2
 

Learn professional hair retouching in Photoshop! Learn how to rescue details, remove flyaways, add volume, and enhance the definition of hair in any photo.

Medium   |   4 Hours   |   12 Sample Images

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Professional Beauty Retouching in Photoshop
 

Master the art of professional beauty retouching in Photoshop! Learn advanced skills like dodging and burning, frequency separation, and sharpening–all for creating beautiful portraits with commercial appeal.

Advanced   |   4 Hours   |   4 RAW Sample Images

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Add cinematic color to your photos and videos with LUTs made in Photoshop! Learn how to create your own LUTs and then easily load them into Photoshop, Lightroom, and Premiere Pro. 35 custom LUTs included!

Easy   |   1.75 Hours   |   16 Sample Images

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This is our most comprehensive Photoshop tutorial, and the perfect place to start learning. Improve your photos, help people look their best, and share your ideas with the world.

Easy   |   8.75 Hours   |   50 Sample Images

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Professional retouching is a valuable skill and a great way to improve any photo. Learn how to remove skin blemishes, smooth skin tones, clean up flyway hairs, fix exposure, and make subtle adjustments for an all-natural look.

Easy   |   8.75 Hours   |   21 Sample Images

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Not to be underestimated, gradients are powerful tools that can be used to color tone, add lighting effects, and transform your photos.

Medium   |   3 Hours   |   35 Custom Gradients Included

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Surreal Portrait Compositing with Natalia Seth
 

Natalia Seth is a creative force of nature. Follow along as she guides through creating four extraordinary self-portraits, teaching compositing, retouching, and stylistic coloring.

Medium   |   4.25 Hours   |   22 Video Tutorials

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Get complete control over the highlights and shadows of any photo for perfect color toning, lighting effects, exposure adjustments, and seamless composites. Luminosity Blending is the best way to edit photos in Photoshop!

Advanced   |   3.5 Hours   |   8 Video Tutorials

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Learn how to create rain, snow, and atmosphere from scratch and how paint in photo-realistic hair for perfect cutouts. Watch 15 in-depth examples of how to use some of the 37 custom Photoshop brushes included with this tutorial!

Medium   |   6.25 Hours   |   16 Video Tutorials

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Create smooth, vibrant skin tones with natural texture and details with Frequency Separation in Photoshop. Learn how to separate frequencies, edit the details and color independently of one another, and use our Photoshop action to work faster.

Medium   |   6.75 Hours   |   25 Video Tutorials   |   Frequency Separation Action Included

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Dodging and burning is a staple technique for professional photographers and retouchers. Learn how to sculpt highlights and shadows to add dimension, remove blemishes, and guide the eyes of the viewer to the most important parts of a photo.

Medium   |   5 Hours   |   14 Video Tutorials   |   Photoshop Brush Included

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