Follow along as we demonstrate how to pull off a levitation effect in stunning fashion. Learn pre-production best practices, compositing, environmental retouching, adding atmosphere, and amazing effects with light.
Create two amazing images using some of the most fun and powerful tools and techniques in Photoshop. Make perfect cutouts with the Pen Tool, match colors, dodge and burn, and learn advanced sharpening.
In this tutorial, we’ll show you techniques for creating a space-age composite and then we’ll apply a dynamic parallax effect to create depth and space. Custom brushes and custom Heads-Up-Display graphics are included!
Watch as we show you how to make your subject appear larger than life! Go from photoshoot to Photoshop where we’ll practice the principles of compositing like color and light matching and placing your subject in a new background.
Learn how to calculate advanced perspectives, create shadows, cut out subjects, and add light sources to an image. We also cover how to photograph and composite your subjects into a new background so they really stand out.
Learn to create stunning effects with light and fire in this compositing tutorial. We cover how to blend and composite multiple images, add textures, create blurs, dodge and burn, shape the body, and work in LAB Color Mode to create dynamic colors.
In this tutorial, you’ll learn how to do the photography and retouching necessary to add an amazing liquid splash effect to any portrait. Learn compositing, coloring, retouching, cutting subjects out, painting details, and dodging and burning.
In this tutorial, you will learn the photography and Photoshop required to transform your images into an underwater world. Color correct highlights and shadows independently, create light rays, create flowing hair, and learn to light a subject.
Follow along and learn how to take the texture from any background and blend it directly onto a subject. Discover techniques for blending, colorizing, advanced cloning, creating highlights and shadows, making selections and more.
Transform your next portrait image into a special effects scene worthy of a superhero. In this tutorial, you’ll learn to add realistic fire to your photos. Watch as we retouch a background, add fire, create custom brushes and much more.
Learn how easy it is to make realistic effects in Photoshop! We have a dozens of Photoshop tutorials that cover creating conceptual composite images that will teach you everything from making your subject levitate to making their skin blend in with the texture of a background.
Create a Fire Effect or Water Splash From Scratch
Creating realistic special effects is some of the most fun you can have in Photoshop. We’ll show you how to create realistic fire, water and liquid splashes, stunning glows, light rays, and much more! Learn to make beautiful fantasy and conceptual images in Photoshop.
Master the art of levitation! Learn to make it appear as if your subjects are suspended in thin air. We show you the photographic process to pull of a realistic levitation effect and then we take you through Photoshop to complete the illusion, combining skills of retouching, compositing, and coloring.
Easy Effects & Advanced Techniques
With our tutorials, creating a parallax effect or applying strange textures to objects will be easier than ever! Not only do we show you how simple it can be to create stunning effects, we’ll also demonstrate advanced techniques to help them blend in seamlessly with the rest of an image.