Create a Futuristic Bicycle Icon in Photoshop

Final Product What You’ll Be Creating It’s fun and challenging to create items from scratch in Photoshop. In this tutorial we will create a futuristic bicycle icon from scratch using some basic Photoshop tools. Let’s get started! Step 1: New File Open Photoshop and set up a new document (Command/Ctrl + N). Use the following […]Read more

How to Create Masks of Transparent Elements in Photoshop

Selections are an essential part of any photo editing workflow, but often, selections aren’t as straight-forward as they might seem. In this tutorial we will explain how to make a selection of a glass that includes transparent elements. Let’s get started! Step 1 Selections are an essential part of the image editing process in Photoshop. […]Read more

Use Split Frequency Healing to Retouch a Photo in Photoshop

Final Product What You’ll Be Creating   Split Frequency Healing is a technique that you can use in Photoshop that will allow you retouch photos without affecting the photo’s respective tone or texture. In this tutorial, commercial retouches, Daniel Meadows, who has worked for clients such as Harper’s Bazaar, Elle, Marie Claire, Chanel, and L’Oréal […]Read more

Quick Tip: Convert Photoshop Text to Vector for Use in Illustrator

Recently I found myself needing to convert some text created in Photoshop to a vector in Illustrator (without reformatting all the text). After some research via Google, Twitter, and asking around, no one seemed to have a sure-fire solution. I called a fellow designer and we bounced ideas off each other until we found a […]Read more

Top 10 Reasons to Use Lightroom

  Final Product What You’ll Be Creating Many Photoshop users are not aware of the many advantages of Adobe Photoshop Lightroom. In fact, many will tell you that they aren’t really sure what it is used for and how it differs from Bridge. In this tutorial, we will explain a bit more about what Adobe Photoshop Lightroom […]Read more

30+ Photoshop CS6 Tutorials For Designers

  Have you ever think about Photoshop developers? Today there are 41 developers of Photoshop but in the beginning there were only two persons John Knoll and Thomas who worked on developing this Adobe Photoshop software. All started with frustration with new Apple Mac Plus that was unable to display those images that both these […]Read more

How to Take Tack-Sharp Action Photos

    You guys know I love taking photos of Miley and Howie running around like lunatics in the backyard. If you’ve ever wondered what the best settings to use to get action photos sharp and in focus were, here’s my go-to recipe for tack-sharp action photos. I use these five simple settings every single time. I still take a lot of […]Read more

How To Resize Images In Photoshop CC

    Written by Steve Patterson. In this second tutorial onimage resizing in Photoshop CC (Creative Cloud), we’ll learn how to resize our images using the Image Size command. We’ll also learn the important difference between resizing an image and resampling an image, and how the resolution value of your image determines its print size. At the end of the tutorial, we’ll […]Read more

CS6 Camera Raw – Interface Essentials

  Written by Steve Patterson. In this tutorial for Photoshop CS6 users, we’ll take a tour of the Camera Raw interface and learn where all of the various tools, panels and other features are located, so you can begin processing your raw, JPEG or even TIFF images in Adobe Camera Raw with all of the simplicity, freedom and flexibility it […]Read more

Create This Striking Fairy Tale Photo Manipulation in Photoshop

  Preview of Final Results   Learn how to composite landscapes like the ones you see in Middle Earth (Lord of the Rings), add dramatic lighting effects, and more with this Photoshop tutorial. This tutorial will show you techniques such as creating a breathtaking landscape from multiple photos, adding dramatic rays of light, and using […]Read more