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Image Editing

  • Pixelmator
    How to Use Pixelmator's Liquify Tools to Make an Eye Popping PortraitPreview 400
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    Pixelmator is an easy-to-use, fast, and powerful image editing app for the Mac. In this tutorial, I will show you how to use the Liquify Tools in Pixelmator. Let's get started!Read More…
  • Photo Effects
    How to Add Realistic Falling Snow to a Photo in Photoshop0947 snow preview 400px
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    Falling snowflakes are a great way to make your winter photography much more interesting. Sometimes, the weather doesn't cooperate however, and you have to turn to Photoshop to get the job done. In this tutorial, we will explain how to create a realistic falling snow effect in Photoshop and show you how to apply it to your images.Read More…
  • Tools & Tips
    10 Ways to Optimize an Animated GIF FileTop10 gif preview retina
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    GIF is the standard format for compressing images with large areas of solid colors and crisp details like those in line art, logos, or type. Being an 8 bit-depth image format it would have disappeared from the web after the introduction of the JPEG and PNG file formats, but GIF is still a favored web file format thanks to its frame animation feature. In this tutorial, we will have a close look at all the available options to convert a video to a GIF animation, and how to optimize its file size. Let's get started!Read More…
  • Photo Effects
    Manipulate a Portrait Photo to Create a Splatter Paint Effect0929 drip preview400s
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    In this tutorial, I will show you how to manipulate a portrait photo to create a splatter paint and drip effect in Photoshop. This tutorial will cover many techniques including overlay painting, blending, and coloring techniques. These techniques can also be re-used for many other projects. Let's get started!Read More…
  • Photo Effects
    How to Restore a Heavily Damaged Photo With Photoshop0917 restoration preview400
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    While Photoshop is a great tool to enhance or modify digital images, it is also a fantastic application to repair or restore photographs damaged by the effects of age, neglect, or acts of nature. In this tutorial, we will show you how to restore a heavily damaged photo in Photoshop. Let's get started!Read More…
  • Photo Effects
    Use Retouching Techniques to Create a Caricature From a Photo0913 mr holiday preview400
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    Photoshop includes some powerful tools to help you manipulate photos. In this tutorial, we will show you how to create a caricature portrait from a photo using many of Photoshop's advanced editing tools. In the process, you will learn how to use Adobe Camera RAW to make some global adjustments, how to use Photoshop's transformation and Liquify tools to alter the appearance of the portrait, how to retouch the image, and much more to give your portrait a cartoon or comic look. Let's get started!Read More…
  • Photo Effects
    How to Quickly Isolate Product Photos Onto White Backgrounds Using Lightroom and Photoshop0901 white preview400
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    Over the years, I have spent quite a bit of time experimenting with product photography; sometimes more successfully than others. While I spend my days working as the editor of Psdtuts+, I often spend time in the evenings helping my wife by shooting photos of her jewelry. In this tutorial, I wanted to share the workflow that I have developed for quickly shooting, and retouching images using a combination of Photoshop and Lightroom. Let's get started!Read More…
  • Photo Effects
    Add Dramatic Rain to a Photo in Photoshop0908 rain add rain tutorial preview400
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    In this tutorial, we will demonstrate how to add a dramatic rain effect to a photo in Photoshop. While rain effects are not new to Photoshop, we will go a step further and show how to make the image more photorealistic by adding reflections and small puddles. Let's get started!Read More…
  • Photo Effects
    Quick Tip: Create Light Leaks and Lomo Effects Using Actions in PhotoshopPreview
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    In this quick tip tutorial, we will explain how to create light leaks and lomo effects for you photos using actions in Photoshop. Let's get started!Read More…
  • Image Editing
    Create an Emotional, Molten, Shattered Statue in PhotoshopDesign and illustration
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    Photo composites often require several Photoshop tools and techniques to achieve a desired effect. In this tutorial we will combine several photos to create a statue from a photo of a model. Read More…
  • Illustration
    Tips for Working with the Gradient Mesh Tool In IllustratorPreview
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    A few times a each month we revisit some of our reader’s favorite posts from throughout the history of Vectortuts+. This tutorial by Irmi Arieli was first published on March 9th 2009. One of the most amazing and confounding tools in Adobe Illustrator is probably the Gradient Mesh tool. Working with this feature allows the user to divide almost any shape into a mesh. Each intersection of two lines (horizontal/vertical) can be colored with a solid color. This tutorial takes a different format than some of our other tuts, and will help you work with the Mesh tool better. In this tutorial, we'll show you some tips that will improve your Mesh work. We'll also show you a proper workflow to get outstanding results with this tool. We'll take a close look at creating a layer within the detailed file of a meshed boot. The final design is available for review in our freebies section, and is titled Army Shoe. Let's get started!Read More…
  • Photo Effects
    How to Create a Flaming Photo ManipulationPreview
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    In this tutorial, we'll manipulate a picture so it looks like a woman burning in flames. The idea behind this manipulation was to create a nice looking illustration, only by using simple techniques and tools such as the Brush tool and Warp command. I hope you enjoy the tutorial and try it with your own stock imagery.Read More…
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