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100+ of the Best Advanced Photoshop Tutorials

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Photoshop is the tool of choice for many artists. Whether you're a photographer, a designer, or any kind of creative, there is so much you can do with one program.

So in order to show you how endless the possibilities are, we present you with over 100 of the best free advanced Photoshop tutorials from around the web. Learn more about photo effects and manipulations, or try out a fun digital painting like those of your favorite artists.

Need a quick challenge? Try our Photoshop in 60 Seconds series to learn quick tips in under a minute! Or if you're looking for something more in-depth, learn advanced Photoshop for everyone in our free video course, which includes expert instruction from digital artist and Envato Tuts+ instructor Melody Nieves.

5 Photoshop Actions From Envato Elements

Before we dive into our massive list of Photoshop tutorials, we've got some premium actions to share with you first. Photoshop actions can save you time while designing, and also help inspire your creativity.

There are thousands of creative Photoshop actions you can download with an Envato Elements subscription. Here's a selection of five that are worth trying out:

1. Geometrical Collage Generator: Photoshop Plugin (ABR, ATN, PAT, ZXP)

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Create stunning and modern photo collages with the Geometrical Collage Generator. This Photoshop action adds abstract particle elements to your photography, leaving behind great results. There are different textures and color scripts that will create something unique every time.

2. Illustration Sketch Painting Photoshop Action (ABR, ATN, PAT)

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Turn your photographs into artwork with this interesting Photoshop action download. This action creates an effect that blends both watercolor paintings and sketch line art drawings into its final result. It also runs in any language of Photoshop, so you won't need to do any switching back and forth.

3. Double Color Exposure (ATN)

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Double exposure is a really popular modern effect that can be achieved without an action. But if you want to save yourself a lot of time, this artsy Double Color Exposure Photoshop action is worth the download. There are seven different color styles to choose from, and they all work with a single click.

4. Wavelength Photoshop Action (ATN)

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Being on different wavelengths isn't a bad thing with this Photoshop action. It works by filling in your photo's subject and playing the action. Choose from four different directions to apply the wavelength effect. It's a great way to add some energy to your images.

5. Double Color Exposure Effect (ATN, GRD)

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Phantom Effect is another modern double exposure Photoshop action. It comes with six overlays and 27 gradient presets. The results are emotive and intriguing. Phantom Effect is easy to use, but it also comes with a help file in case you run into trouble.

Now that we've looked at our Photoshop actions, let's dive into our advanced Photoshop tutorials!

Photoshop Advanced Tutorials: Photo Effects

Live your life with beautiful filters better than Instagram. Adjust the brightness and color scheme or just explore more fun tricks for easier control.

Put your best foot forward with these advanced photo effects to transform your images.

BEST Cartoon Effect in Photoshop

Learn how to make an amazing cartoon effect in this step-by-step Photoshop tutorial with Cristi Kerekes.

How to Create a Dreamy Glow Effect Photoshop Action

Enhance your photos with a dreamy glow effect! Artist and Envato Tuts+ instructor Monika Zagrobelna will walk you through each step of this advanced Photoshop tutorial.

How to Create a Sparkle Overlay Effect in Photoshop

Are you looking to add some shine to your photo project? Then this tutorial is for you! Learn how to make a beautiful sparkle overlay effect with this video.

How to Apply a 3D Anaglyph Effect in Photoshop

Grabbed from our Envato Tuts+ YouTube Channel, this video shows you how to make a dope 3D anaglyph effect using advanced Photoshop skills.

  • How to Create a Colored Pencil Sketch Effect Action in Adobe Photoshop

    How to Create a Colored Pencil Sketch Effect Action in Adobe Photoshop

    Create a handmade pencil sketch effect using Photoshop actions. Check out this deconstruction process from Marko Kožokar, involving amazing brushes and more.

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  • How to Create a Smoke Effect in Photoshop

    How to Create a Smoke Effect in Photoshop

    Learn how to make a beautiful wispy smoke effect with this video. YouTuber LetsGettoIt uses Gradient Maps and more to achieve a fantastic result.

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  • How to Create a Rubber Stamp Effect in Adobe Photoshop

    How to Create a Rubber Stamp Effect in Adobe Photoshop

    Create a realistic rubber stamp effect using Photoshop brushes and textures. shows you how, using shape tools and more.

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  • How to Create a 90s Graphical Photo Effect in Adobe Photoshop

    How to Create a 90s Graphical Photo Effect in Adobe Photoshop

    Follow along with as she shows you how to create this colorful and graphic photo effect. Use bold colors and abstract shapes to make your photos stand out.

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  • How to Create a Color Dust Action in Adobe Photoshop

    How to Create a Color Dust Action in Adobe Photoshop

    Learn how to build a Color Dust Action with this Photoshop tutorial for advanced skills. gives you his process for creating an epic photo effect. Great for posters too!

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  • How to Create an Awesome Dispersion Action in Adobe Photoshop

    How to Create an Awesome Dispersion Action in Adobe Photoshop

    You can create photo effects that are simply out of this world in Photoshop. In this tutorial, uses simple shapes and patterns to create a dispersion effect.

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  • How to Create a Graffiti Effect in Adobe Photoshop

    How to Create a Graffiti Effect in Adobe Photoshop

    Test out a cool graffiti look with this Photoshop tutorial. In this tutorial, shows you how to use filters and adjustments to blend your portraits with graffiti art.

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  • Make a Trendy Double Exposure Effect in Adobe Photoshop

    Make a Trendy Double Exposure Effect in Adobe Photoshop

    Recreate one of the biggest trends around with this fun double exposure tutorial. Instructor walks you through the advanced Photoshop editing process from start to finish. 

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  • How to Create a Tous-Les-Memes-Inspired Isometric Scene Effect in Photoshop

    How to Create a Tous-Les-Memes-Inspired, Isometric Scene Effect in Photoshop

    Remake this wicked 3D kaleidoscope effect. Challenge yourself using tips for building the isometric scene.

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  • Manipulate a Portrait Photo to Create a Splatter Paint Effect

    Manipulate a Portrait Photo to Create a Splatter Paint Effect

    Put your manipulation skills to the test with this paint splatter tutorial. Instructor shows you how to recreate traditional paint textures you can apply to any photo.

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  • How to Shade Black and White Realistically in Digital Painting

    How to Shade Black and White Realistically in Digital Painting

    Follow along with to learn how to paint black and white the realistic way. Learn the tips and tricks to shading with value.

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  • How to Create a Charcoal Drawing from a Photo With a Photoshop Action

    How to Create a Charcoal Drawing from a Photo (With a Photoshop Action)

    Photoshop Actions help you do more in less time. Create an incredible charcoal effect using this tutorial from .

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  • How to Create a Dark Futuristic City in Adobe Photoshop

    How to Create a Dark Futuristic City in Adobe Photoshop

    Step into the future and build a remarkably lit city. This Photoshop advanced tutorial from shows you how to create a Blade Runner effect we're sure you'll love.

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  • How to Create a Rock Blast Effect Action in Adobe Photoshop

    How to Create a Rock Blast Effect Action in Adobe Photoshop

    Transform any ordinary photo with this rock blast effect. breaks down this advanced Photoshop editing process using filters and more.

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Photoshop Advanced Tutorials: Photo Manipulations

Think of a photo manipulation like a jigsaw puzzle. Once you find the right images, all you have to do is put the pieces together.

And we have jigsaw puzzles of all types for you to enjoy! Build any fantasy scene or magical composition using these advanced Photoshop photo manipulation tutorials.

How to Make a Photoshop Brush From an Image

There are lots of ways to create a brush in Photoshop. But do you know how to create a brush from an image? If not, enjoy this Adobe Photoshop advanced techniques tutorial from the Envato Tuts+ YouTube channel!

How to Extend a Background in Photoshop

If you need more room to work with in your projects, you'll probably want to know how to extend your background. In this quick video tutorial, you'll learn how to do so quickly.

  • How to Add Grain in Photoshop

    How to Add Grain in Photoshop

    Master subtle grainy effects with this advanced Photoshop photo manipulation tutorial. It's a great way to add emotion to your images.

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  • How to Sharpen an Image in Photoshop

    How to Sharpen an Image in Photoshop

    Blurry images stink. But with this photo manipulation tutorial, pick up the advanced Photoshop skills to sharpen images in your projects.

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  • How to Create a Wrapped Ribbon Photo Manipulation in Photoshop

    How to Create a Wrapped Ribbon Photo Manipulation in Photoshop

    World AIDS Day is a great day to bring awareness and education to the public about the illness. Create a wrapped ribbon to commemorate the day with this advanced Photoshop manipulation tutorial.

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  • How to Create a Haunted Portrait Effect in Photoshop

    How to Create a Haunted Portrait Effect in Photoshop

    Even beautiful artwork can give you chills. Create this haunted portrait effect in Photoshop by following these steps.

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  • How to Make a Cool Photo Effect Album Cover Design in Photoshop

    How to Make a Cool Photo Effect Album Cover Design in Photoshop

    You're not supposed to judge books or albums by their covers. But that doesn't mean you can't create some stunning artwork anyway. Try your hand at advanced Photoshop projects with this album cover tutorial.

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  • How to Make Blood Effects in Photoshop

    How to Make Blood Effects in Photoshop

    Make a bloody mess with photo effects. In this advanced Photoshop manipulation tutorial, you'll create a realistic blood effect to add to your images.

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  • How to Make Facial Hair in Photoshop

    How to Make Facial Hair in Photoshop

    Do you want to add a rugged look to your subject or are you curious about how your three-year-old would look with a five o'clock shadow? Whatever your motivations are, this advanced Photoshop editing tutorial will help you out.

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  • How to Add a Glow Effect in Photoshop

    How to Add a Glow Effect in Photoshop

    A glowing effect can look cool in your work, but without a soft touch it can go overboard. Find the right balance by picking up the advanced Photoshop skills in this tutorial.

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  • How to Create a Dramatic Angel Photo Manipulation in Photoshop

    How to Create a Dramatic Angel Photo Manipulation in Photoshop

    In this advanced Photoshop manipulation tutorial, you'll turn a handful of unrelated images into a single angelic scene.

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  • How to Make a Horror Movie Poster in Photoshop

    How to Make a Horror Movie Poster

    Oh, the horror! The movie poster you'll make with this tutorial will both interest your audience and fill them with dread.

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  • How to Create an Intense Composite of a Stone Tiger With Blue Flames

    How to Create an Intense Composite of a Stone Tiger With Blue Flames

    Master a stunning fiery scene with this advanced Photoshop manipulation tutorial. Create the initial composite with fire and nature stocks before adding amazing effects.

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  • How to Create a Night Jungle Scenery in Photoshop

    How to Create a Night Jungle Scene in Photoshop

    Create an enchanting composition with fairies and jungle elements. This tutorial shows you how to build the landscape from scratch before painting it with earthy colors. It's from the Photoshop tutorials advanced level collection.

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  • Advanced Photo Manipulation Techniques Filters and Adjustments

    Advanced Photo Manipulation Techniques: Filters and Adjustments

    In this free course, learn how to use advanced Adobe Photoshop manipulation techniques in this tutorial to create a fiery landscape. Lewis Moorhead shows you how to build the 3D object and landscape first before adding smoke and fire.

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  • How to Create a Frankensteins Monster Photo Manipulation in Adobe Photoshop

    How to Create a Frankenstein's Monster Photo Manipulation in Adobe Photoshop

    Master this spooky Frankenstein Monster manipulation from . Learn how to create the menacing expression along with extra tips for working with color.

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  • How to Create a Cute Baby Dragon Photo Manipulation in Adobe Photoshop

    How to Create a Cute Baby Dragon Photo Manipulation in Adobe Photoshop

    Love dragons? Then try out this cute baby dragon manipulation from . Learn how to create a dragon using lizard stocks and filters in this Photoshop tutorial at an advanced level.

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  • How to Create a Pumpkin Coach Photo Manipulation in Adobe Photoshop

    How to Create a Pumpkin Coach Photo Manipulation in Adobe Photoshop

    Create an enchanting scene with this Cinderella-inspired tutorial from . Recreate this manipulation using 3D objects and layer blend modes.

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  • How to Create a Dreamy Emotional Photo Manipulation Scene With Photoshop

    How to Create a Dreamy, Emotional Photo Manipulation Scene With Photoshop

    Or dive into this dreamy photo manipulation from . Learn how to create beautiful floating flower petals and so much more.

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  • How to Create a Dragon Landscape Photo Manipulation With Adobe Photoshop

    How to Create a Dragon Landscape Photo Manipulation With Adobe Photoshop

    will guide you into a beautiful dragon landscape with this advanced Photoshop tutorial. Learn how to create the mountainous landscape and adjust it with dark colors.

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  • How to Create a Magical Butterfly Photo Manipulation With Adobe Photoshop

    How to Create a Magical Butterfly Photo Manipulation With Adobe Photoshop

    You can illustrate many beautiful scenes in Photoshop. Take this magical butterfly manipulation, for example. Learn how to master adjustment layers and more with this advanced Photoshop editing tutorial from .

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  • How to Create a Glamorous Calavera Portrait in Adobe Photoshop

    How to Create a Glamorous Calavera Portrait in Adobe Photoshop

    Celebrate the Day of the Dead with this glamorous Calavera portrait tutorial. walks you through the steps to applying Calavera makeup to a photo.

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  • How to Create a Mermaid in Adobe Photoshop

    How to Create a Mermaid in Adobe Photoshop

    Create a fantasy mermaid effect with this Photoshop advanced tutorial. Follow along with as she shows you how to create the scales and fin.

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  • How to Create an Emotional Molten Shattered Statue in Photoshop

    How to Create an Emotional, Molten, Shattered Statue in Photoshop

    Or tackle this legendary molten statue manipulation from . Great for advanced users, this advanced Photoshop editing tutorial is sure to be a fun challenge.

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Photoshop Advanced Tutorials: Design

Need a new website? Design it first in Photoshop! This next selection of tutorials features great designs for marketing, stationery, and promotional work.

Design a professional resume or your first blockbuster movie poster. Enjoy this next collection of Photoshop advanced design tutorials.

How to Make Business Cards in Photoshop

Every creative should have business cards. You can make your own if you have the advanced Photoshop skills to do it. Thankfully, you can pick these skills up with this video tutorial from Envato Tuts+ instructor Melody Nieves.

Easily Create Instagram Story Highlight Covers in Photoshop

Instagram Story videos and images can be pinned to your profile as Highlights. In this video, learn how to customize those Highlight covers to fit your brand and Instagram profile's aesthetic.

How to Create an Instagram Post Template In Photoshop

Speaking of Instagram aesthetics, this post template can be used again and again after you make it in Photoshop. Learn how to create it in less than six minutes with this tutorial.

How to Create a Promotional Flyer in Photoshop

Promotional flyers are a great way to get your image out into the world. Learn how to create an eye-catching handout with Adobe Photoshop advanced techniques in this tutorial.

  • How to Design a Vintage Travel Poster in Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop

    How to Design a Vintage Travel Poster in Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop

    Show off your love of travel with a fun poster project. This tutorial from shows you how to create a vintage-inspired design using Illustrator and Photoshop.

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  • How to Create a Hand-Lettered Housewarming Poster in Adobe Photoshop

    How to Create a Hand-Lettered Housewarming Poster in Adobe Photoshop

    Spread the love with this heartwarming poster tutorial. Instructor shows you how to create a delightful hand-lettered design with beautiful colors.

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  • How to Create a Leather Stamp Logo Mockup in Adobe Photoshop

    How to Create a Leather Stamp Logo Mockup in Adobe Photoshop

    Logo mockups help you present your work in a clean, professional way. Learn how to create your own with help from .

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  • How to Make Your Photos Look Better Fast Photoshop Tutorial

    How to Create an Isometric Map Mockup Action in Adobe Photoshop

    delivers an awesome Photoshop action to create easier isometric maps. Learn the benefits of using actions to create amazing infographics. This is from the Photoshop tutorials advanced level selection.

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  • Design a Floral Pattern for Fabric in Adobe Photoshop

    Design a Floral Pattern for Fabric in Adobe Photoshop

    Bring out your passion for pattern design with this tutorial. walks you through the steps of creating a handmade floral pattern.

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  • How to Create and Apply a Tropical Seamless Pattern in Adobe Photoshop

    How to Create and Apply a Tropical Seamless Pattern in Adobe Photoshop

    Get tropical with this lovely seamless pattern tutorial by . Learn how to use custom shapes to create colorful flowers and fruit.

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  • Design a Shopify Theme for Handcrafted Goods in Photoshop

    Design a Shopify Theme for Handcrafted Goods in Photoshop

    Launch an online store today! Design a Shopify theme using Adobe Photoshop. Learn more about color theory and proportion with this thorough lesson.

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  • How to Create a Retro Vintage Badge in Adobe Photoshop

    How to Create a Retro Vintage Badge in Adobe Photoshop

    Or practice your skills with this retro badge design. Add that old vintage touch to your design using tips and tricks from .

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  • How to Design a Bollywood-Inspired Poster to Celebrate Hindu New Year

    How to Design a Bollywood-Inspired Poster to Celebrate Hindu New Year

    Try out this poster design featuring an energetic Bollywood theme from . Use it for any major celebration or event. Enjoy!

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  • How to Create Flat Pirate Icons in Adobe Photoshop

    How to Create Flat Pirate Icons in Adobe Photoshop

    This last design tutorial shows you how to make trendy flat icons in Adobe Photoshop. helps you design the pirate theme complete with a treasure-chest icon.

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Photoshop Advanced Tutorials: Text Effects

Text effect tutorials are one of the best ways to get started in Photoshop. But they're even better for helping you master it. So clear out the cobwebs in your inspiration department and try a realistic text effect!

Step up your game with Layer Styles and design epic typography with these free advanced Photoshop tutorials.

Create a Retro Star Wars Inspired Text Effect in Photoshop

One look at this text effect and you'll hear the famous theme music playing in your head. Recreate the classic Star Wars look for your own text by using these advanced Photoshop skills.

Create a Neon Light Text Effect in Adobe Photoshop

Neon lights aren't going out of style anytime soon. Instead of hunting around the web for free advanced Photoshop tutorials, check out this ten-minute video for creating the effect.

How to Create a Japanese Brush Font Text Effect in Photoshop

Video tutorials are a great way to learn Adobe Photoshop advanced techniques. Case in point, this great video guide for making a Japanese brush font text effect!

How to Create a 'Stranger Things' Inspired Text Effect in Adobe Photoshop

Whether a new season is about to drop or it's Halloween, Stranger Things will always be relevant in pop culture. With this tutorial, add the famous text effect to your advanced Photoshop projects.

  •  How to Create a Double Exposure Inspired Text Effect in Adobe Photoshop

    How to Create a Double Exposure Inspired Text Effect in Adobe Photoshop

    Try out this cool double exposure effect to improve your typography skills. delivers a stunning and modern aesthetic we're sure you'll love. This is a top Photoshop tutorial for advanced users.

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  • Dramatic Text on Fire Effect in Photoshop

    Dramatic Text on Fire Effect in Photoshop

    Challenge yourself with this text effect tutorial. brings you a brilliant effect using fire stocks and filters.

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  • How to Create Stylized Hay Bale Typography in Adobe Photoshop

    How to Create Stylized Hay Bale Typography in Adobe Photoshop

    Step out of the box with this stylized hay bale tutorial. helps you create clever typography using Photoshop's 3D features.

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  • How to Create a 3D Chipped Painted Wood Text Effect in Adobe Photoshop

    How to Create a 3D Chipped, Painted Wood Text Effect in Adobe Photoshop

    breaks down her method for this 3D chipped wood effect in this tutorial. Get better acquainted with Photoshop's 3D features in this detailed lesson.

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  • Create a Marvelously British Scone Text Effect in Adobe Photoshop

    Create a Marvelously British Scone Text Effect in Adobe Photoshop

    Studying food is a great way to practice realism. Create a tasty British scone using this amazing tutorial by .

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  •  How to Create a Fluffy Feathery Ugly Duckling Text Effect in Adobe Photoshop

    How to Create a Fluffy, Feathery Ugly Duckling Text Effect in Adobe Photoshop

    Achieve amazing realism with this feather-inspired tutorial. guides you through the process using simple textures, modified tips, and more.

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  • How to Create a Tasty 3D Typographic Illustration in Photoshop

    How to Create a Tasty 3D Typographic Illustration in Photoshop

    We've got a mouth-watering treat for you with this typographic illustration. shows you how to complete this tasty, sweet typography using stocks and filters in Photoshop.

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  • How to Create a Metallic 3D Spiky Text Effect in Adobe Photoshop

    How to Create a Metallic 3D Spiky Text Effect in Adobe Photoshop

    Channel your inner rocker with this metallic 3D text effect tutorial. Design the spiky effect from scratch using tips from instructor .

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  • Create Light Painted Typography From Scratch in Photoshop

    Create Light Painted Typography From Scratch in Photoshop

    Paint beautifully lit typography by hand. With a little patience and a lot of time, you can master this extraordinary effect by .

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  • How to Create a 3D Shiny Inflated Text Effect in Adobe Photoshop

    How to Create a 3D, Shiny, Inflated Text Effect in Adobe Photoshop

    Celebrate ten years of tutorials at Envato Tuts+ with this shiny 3D text effect. creates this stunning design using quality fonts and gradients.

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  • How to Create a Colorful Explosion Text Effect in Adobe Photoshop

    How to Create a Colorful Explosion Text Effect in Adobe Photoshop

    This text effect packs a punch. Create a beautiful colorful explosion using smoke and texture overlays.

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  • How to Create a Retro 3D Displaced Text Effect in Adobe Photoshop

    How to Create a Retro 3D Displaced Text Effect in Adobe Photoshop

    Mix 2D and 3D elements to imitate your favorite retro effects. This tutorial shows you how to create vibrant gradients and more.

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  • How to Create a Galaxy Text Effect in Adobe Photoshop

    How to Create a Galaxy Text Effect in Adobe Photoshop

    Create an elegant galaxy text effect in this lesson. Learn how to use beautiful stocks to achieve a realistic effect.

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  • How to Create a Trendy Marble and Rose Gold Text Effect in Adobe Photoshop

    How to Create a Trendy Marble and Rose Gold Text Effect in Adobe Photoshop

    Make an impact with a marble and rose gold text effect. This trendy style features a popular minimalist design that takes time to perfect. Try it out today!

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Photoshop Advanced Tutorials: Painting and Illustration

Digital art doesn't have to be so hard. Just search around for tutorials that fit your learning style. These digital painting Photoshop tutorials are advanced and offer simple breakdowns for essential techniques.

Even great artists need more practice. Test out your knowledge with these awesome and free advanced Photoshop tutorials.

Paint a Castle in Photoshop

Follow along with Envato Tuts+ instructor Martin Perhiniak as he breaks down the process of painting a medieval-style castle scene. Don't forget to check out part two of this video tutorial!

  • How to Digitally Paint a Beautiful Animal-headed Portrait

    How to Digitally Paint a Beautiful Animal-Headed Portrait

    Many find animals easier to paint, particularly cats. Do you? Their furry faces challenge artists to push themselves and hone their drawing skills. And you can learn how with this painting tutorial. 

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  • How to Create an 80s-Inspired Portrait in Photoshop

    How to Create an 80's-Inspired Portrait in Photoshop

    Paint a gorgeous portrait inspired by 80s design with this fun lesson. KittoZutto walks you through her personal steps to delivering a stunning digital painting.

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  • How to Create a Beautiful Bird Illustration

    How to Create a Beautiful Bird Illustration

    Illustrate a gorgeous swan using shadow and texture. This tutorial shows you how, along with several extra tips for developing more depth. Enjoy this lesson from instructor Andrew Lyons.

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  • Create Stunning Iron Man Fan Art From Scratch in Photosho

    Create Stunning "Iron Man" Fan Art From Scratch in Photoshop

    In order to make digital paintings more realistic, you can incorporate photographic elements. Learn how with this Iron Man painting tutorial.

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  • How to Create a Sign Language Digital Painting in Adobe Photoshop

    How to Create a Sign Language Digital Painting in Adobe Photoshop

    Spread love with a sign language painting and celebrate others. Learn how to use premium Photoshop brushes to achieve mood and realism with this tutorial by .

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  • How to Paint Water Waves and the Ocean in Adobe Photoshop

    How to Paint Water, Waves, and the Ocean in Adobe Photoshop

    Painting water is a painstaking process for many artists. Learn the secret to achieving realistic ripples and shine in this tutorial.

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  • How to Use Color to Set the Mood in Adobe Photoshop

    How to Use Color to Set the Mood in Adobe Photoshop

    Conquer your fear of color with this digital painting challenge. Use adjustment layers and more to create amazing color effects.

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  • How to Use Color to Set the Mood in Adobe Photoshop

    How to Use Color to Set the Mood in Adobe Photoshop

    There are a few simple ways to change the mood of your digital paintings. Learn how to use Photoshop's essential tools to add beautiful filters to your work.

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  • How to Paint Realistic Skin in Adobe Photoshop

    How to Paint Realistic Skin in Adobe Photoshop

    How do you paint skin in Photoshop? It's simpler than you think. Follow these thorough steps to paint natural hues and realistic skin tones.

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  • How to Digitally Paint Faces With Incredible Likeness

    How to Digitally Paint Faces With Incredible Likeness

    Likeness is how much you're able to capture the person you're painting. Are the features the same? Do they line up? And how can you improve? Find out in this lesson by .

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  • Sculpt Your Idea How to Quickly Paint a Snow Griffin in Adobe Photoshop

    Sculpt Your Idea: How to Quickly Paint a Snow Griffin in Adobe Photoshop

    Follow along with to paint a beautiful snow griffin in Photoshop. Learn how to sculpt a character using a simple texture brush and a few steps.

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  • An Introduction to Painting Realistic Hair in Adobe Photoshop

    An Introduction to Painting Realistic Hair in Adobe Photoshop

    Paint beautiful, springy hair with this advanced Photoshop tutorial. breaks down what it's like to paint four different hairstyles and textures. Enjoy!

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  • 7 Exercises to Improve Your Digital Painting Skills

    7 Exercises to Improve Your Digital Painting Skills

    Learn seven essential tips to bring the best out of your work. breaks down a few common things we all go through while trying to master our technique.

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  • How to Digitally Paint a Superhero Portrait in Adobe Photoshop

    How to Digitally Paint a Superhero Portrait in Adobe Photoshop

    Get inspired by this wicked X-men fan art. Learn how to develop a sketch and background using simple brushes and filters.

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  • How to Create Dramatic Lighting in Your Digital Painting Portraits

    How to Create Dramatic Lighting in Your Digital Painting Portraits

    Stop stressing yourself out about lighting! You know more than you realize. Learn how to use Photoshop's awesome tools to create dramatic lighting now.

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  • How to Shade Black and White Realistically in Digital Painting

    How to Shade Black and White Realistically in Digital Painting

    Enhance your photos with these quick tips! YouTuber Peter McKinnon walks you through his process for editing photos. Learn about Adjustment Layers and more in this helpful video.

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Photoshop Advanced Tutorials: Animation

Love animation? Get started on your first cartoon in Photoshop. Take on these new challenges to bring your animations to life with these Photoshop tutorials that are advanced.

How to Make a Stop Motion Video in Photoshop

Jump-start your love for animation with this Photoshop tutorial for advanced skills. You'll learn how to make a cool stop motion video in just three minutes!

Create a Cool Animated Photo GIF for Instagram in Adobe Photoshop

Learn how to create a fun animated GIF for social media with this video tutorial from Envato Tuts+. All you'll need is to follow along with our instructor for three minutes.

10 Ways to Optimize an Animated GIF File

Making animated GIFs is one of the great advanced Photoshop skills. But if you plan on sharing it online, you'll need to make sure it's optimized. Thankfully, you can learn ten Adobe Photoshop advanced techniques for GIF optimization.

  • How to Illustrate Animals With 13 Circles

    How to Illustrate Animals With 13 Circles

    In this drawing challenge by Dorota Pankowska, she set out to draw several familiar animal designs using just 13 circles. Learn how to create one of these amazing animals yourself.

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  • Make an Animated Pumpkin Icon Using Pixel Art in Adobe Photoshop

    Make an Animated Pumpkin Icon Using Pixel Art in Adobe Photoshop

    This cute pumpkin will inspire you to get into animation. Join as you learn about pixel art animation techniques.

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  • How to Create a Selective Animated Glitch Photo Effect in Adobe Photoshop

    How to Create a Selective Animated Glitch Photo Effect in Adobe Photoshop

    Create an incredible animation glitch effect with this tutorial by . Learn how to use the automated Content Aware Fill feature and more great tools.

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  • How to Create an Animated Pixel Art Sprite in Adobe Photoshop

    How to Create an Animated Pixel Art Sprite in Adobe Photoshop

    Dive into this animated pixel art tutorial by . Follow closely as you learn how to build and animate your pixel art. Try something new today.

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  • How to Create a Glitch Animated Gif Action in Adobe Photoshop

    How to Create a Glitch Animated Gif Action in Adobe Photoshop

    Glitch effects can be used on all types of photos for a unique-looking post. Try this tutorial by to learn how to animate this amazing effect from start to finish.

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  • How to Create a Walking Kitten Animation In Adobe Photoshop

    How to Create a Walking Kitten Animation In Adobe Photoshop

    For cat lovers and friends, animate your favorite furry pals with this tutorial. breaks down the steps for a wonderful introduction to animation.

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  • Create an Animated Interface GIF in Adobe Photoshop

    Create an Animated Interface GIF in Adobe Photoshop

    Learn how to design for better business. Create this animated GIF interface using the Timeline panel.

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  • How to Create an Animated Pixel Art Video Game Sprite in Adobe Photoshop

    How to Create an Animated Pixel Art Video Game Sprite in Adobe Photoshop

    Run this happy bunny on a loop for a cute animation. shows you his methods for animating in Photoshop.

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  • How to Create Animated Vector Icons in Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop

    How to Create Animated Vector Icons in Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop

    Tackle this super awesome vector icon animation created by . Watch as you take simple icons and turn them into magical animations in Photoshop.

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  • How to Create Animation Assets in Adobe Photoshop

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    Design your own animation assets using this Photoshop tutorial for advanced skills. Instructor guides you step by step through the storyboard and illustration process.

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    Create a Flight Animation From Scratch in Adobe Photoshop

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Advanced Photoshop Manipulation Tutorials From the Envato Tuts+ YouTube Channel

Want to learn more? Get quality, step-by-step videos from our experts. The Envato Tuts+ YouTube channel offers creatives access to thorough video lessons on your favorite subjects. Create stunning images on your time with these advanced Photoshop manipulation video tutorials.

Create a Honey Bee Themed Photo Manipulation in Photoshop

Both honey-sweet and sweetly emotional, this video tutorial will help you create a bee-themed photo manipulation. You'll learn many useful Adobe Photoshop advanced techniques along the way.

Create a Living Galaxy Photo Manipulation in Photoshop

Our galaxy is the subject of many advanced Photoshop projects and tutorials. In this 15-minute tutorial, you'll learn how to create a living galaxy photo fit for the stars.

How to Create a Melting Portrait Photo Effect in Photoshop

Learn the best Adobe Photoshop advanced techniques around for fiery photo manipulations! Make a melting portrait photo effect in just over ten minutes with this video tutorial.

Create a Magical Mermaid Illustration in Photoshop

Following up our melting portrait is this advanced photo manipulation tutorial that takes us underwater. Create a stunning mermaid illustration alongside Envato Tuts+ instructor Abbey Esparza.

How to Create a Storm Photo Effect in Photoshop

Shocking lightning and pouring rain can be tricky to get right. If you need help creating a stormy scene for your advanced Photoshop projects, then get some help from this tutorial.

How to Create Viking Portrait Art in Photoshop

Vikings were known for their strength, toughness, and grit. Create a portrait that captures these characteristics and more with the help of the advanced Photoshop skills you'll pick up in this 15-minute tutorial.

How to Make a Gold Statue in Photoshop

The Oscars have nothing on the gold statue you'll make in this tutorial. You'll use gradient maps and some other lesser-known Adobe Photoshop advanced techniques to get it done.

How to Create a Glowing Fireflies Photo Manipulation in Photoshop

Are you looking for a way to light up your advanced Photoshop projects? Then spare some time for this glowing fireflies photo manipulation tutorial.

How to Create a Sci-Fi Outer Space Scene With Adobe Photoshop

Return to the cosmos with another outer space-themed tutorial from the Envato Tuts+ YouTube channel. You'll learn some advanced Photoshop editing and photo manipulation during the ten minutes of this video.

How to Make a Crystal Effect in Photoshop

Crystalize your vision with fun Photoshop advanced tutorials like this one. You'll be able to add a cool crystal effect to your next image project thanks to this video.

Unique Photoshop Actions From GraphicRiver

Envato Elements isn't the only home to cool Photoshop actions. If you'd rather buy your actions individually instead of having a monthly subscription, check out these downloads from GraphicRiver.

1. SandStorm Photoshop Action (ATN)

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The SandStorm Photoshop action download offers realistic particle effects when it's used. In just two steps, you can apply SandStorm to your advanced Photoshop projects. There are five directions to choose from, as well as 12 color looks.

2. Animated Real Paint FX: Photoshop Add-On (ATN, PAT, JSX, PSD, PNG)

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Turn your photos into true-to-life paintings with Animated Real Paint FX. It's easy to use and comes with cool features. You can create static images or animated GIFs with this action. This download also comes with scenery mockups so your paintings can look as if they're hanging in a museum.

3. Newspaper Art Photoshop Action (ABR, ATN, PAT)

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If you want your advanced Photoshop projects to have a unique look, try out this action. It turns your photos into an interesting mashup with newspaper-style text. All you have to do is paint the area you want the effect to go and play the action.

4. Construction Photoshop Action (ABR, ATN, PAT)

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Create gritty, textured results with the Construction Photoshop action. It uses a double exposure technique to create this effect. It's easy to use, but there's a help file included just in case you need some assistance.

5. Urban Sketch: Aquarelleum Photoshop Plugin (JSX, ZXP)

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With Urban Sketch, you won't need any advanced Photoshop tutorials and skills to turn your photos into watercolors. This Photoshop action installs in a single click and comes with video instructions to make sure you know how to apply the effect.

That's All, Folks!

We just ran through more than 100 Photoshop tutorials that use advanced skills to complete. If you've been looking for a way to improve your ability to use Photoshop, I hope you found something above!

As a parting gift, I've got even more awesome Photoshop resources that you should know about! They come courtesy of Envato Tuts+.

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