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As you know, each month, we round up some of the best Photoshop-related content from around the web. This month, there was some excellent Photoshop tutorials to choose from so please take a moment to review our favorites from December 2011.
Christmas Night Magic Scene With Flying Santa
In this tutorial from Alfoart you will learn how to create a beautiful holiday card using a few stock photos in Photoshop.
Photoshop Matte Painting Tutorial: Mountains
In this tutorial 3D Total will explain how to create a matte painting using video opened in Photoshop.
Glossy Snow Globe Text Effect
In this text effect tutorial on Textuts you will learn how to create a glossy snow globe text effect in Photoshop.
How to Create a Photo Manipulation of a Wolf in Stormy Weather
This tutorial from PhotoshopTutorials.ws will explain how to take several photos and combine them into one composition.
Making Of 'Ibaloy Warrior'
This tutorial from 3D total will explain how to create a detailed warrior using digital painting techniques.
Paint a Multilayered Surreal Portrait
This tutorial from Digital Arts will explain how to create a surreal portrait in Photoshop.
Candy Cane Text Effect Using Illustrator and Photoshop
This tutorial from Design Instruct will explain how to create a candy cane text effect using Photoshop and Illustrator.
How To Intensify Your Landscape Photos in Photoshop
This tutorial from Spoon Graphics will explain how to enhance your landscape photos in Photoshop.
Paint Bucket: How to Avoid a Messy Edge
This beginner’s tutorial on Ctrl+Paint explains the best way to paint inside the lines using the paint bucket tool.
Working With Photoshop's History Panel, Snapshots, and the History Brush
This tutorial from Adobe’s Julieanne Kost will explain how to work with Photoshop’s History Panel, Snapshots, and the History Brush.
Make Your Type Pop With Layer Styles
This tutorial from computer arts will explain how to use layer styles to make your text pop.
Dozens of New Timesavers
In Photoshop CS5, Adobe released several tweaks to features that many users had been asking about for a while. This video from Photoshop Sr. Product Manager Bryan O’Neil Hughes will explain some of these tweaks.
Photo Manipulate a Surreal Apple Habitat Scene
This tutorial from Psd Fan will explain how to create a surreal apple habitat in Photoshop.
How to Create A Detailed Cassette Tape in Photoshop
This tutorial from WeGraphics will explain how to create a detailed cassette tape icon in Photoshop.