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Iris Blur in Photoshop CS6

There are three new Blur Tools in Photoshop CS6. The three blurs allow a portion of the image to remain sharp and blurs the rest with a nice fade effect. This is vast improvement. Earlier a selection had to be made and then a blur applied. This has … [Read more]

Tilt Shift Blur in Photoshop CS6

The Tile Shift Blur is a new Blur in Photoshop CS6. The Tilt Shift Blur enables, just as the Iris Blur to keep an area in an image in sharp focus and blurs the rest of the image. There are some differences though which this tutorial will clear. This … [Read more]

Field Blur in Photoshop CS6

The Field Blur, one of the new blur filters in Photoshop CS6 is the simplest to use in comparison to the Iris Blur or Tilt Shift Blur Field Blur keeps an area in sharp focus and blurs out the remaining portion. This is particularly useful in blurring … [Read more]

Levels and Curves in correcting Light in image

The Levels and the Curves should be used together in correcting light in an image. It is not a trial and error bit of work, but a well defined way to do it. First the Levels command should be tried. If you cannot correct the light of an image in its … [Read more]

Oil Paint Filter in Photoshop CS6

The Oil Paint Filter in Photoshop CS6 is something new. From its name it is not hard to guess that it gives an effect like oil painting to images. This was something which could be done earlier depending on the skill in photoshop. Now it is quite … [Read more]

Lighting Effects in Photoshop CS6 Working With It

The Lighting Effects Filter has been completely reworked in Photoshop CS6. You have flexibility of use that was not there earlier. The Lighting Effects interface is like the new Blur Filters in CS6. In case if you do not have the Lighting Effects … [Read more]

Curves and Cross Processing

Curves and a couple of Solid Color Layers in Photoshop can be used to give a quick cross processing effect to any image. It is not difficult to do. It can also be done in any version of Photoshop. This is the effect to be created. The original image … [Read more]

Change Color with Hue Saturation in PS CS6

Changing Color is easy with the Hue Saturation Adjustment Layer in Photoshop CS6. You do not have to make a selection either. I will be using this stock image. You will find it here It belongs to Polomatse The hat has red which will be changed. Step … [Read more]

#photoshop tutorial Color Cast correction in Photoshop CS6

Photoshop CS6 makes it very easy to remove color cast in images. If you have used the auto tone, auto contrast and auto color you will know what I am speaking about. If you have not, it does not matter. I will show you how to do it. This is the image … [Read more]

#photoshop tutorial Resizing facial features

Facial features can be enhanced by making them bigger (or smaller) with the help of simple selections in Photoshop no matter which version you may be using. So go ahead making the eyes subtly larger, nose longer and lips fuller. The eyes, lips and … [Read more]

#photoshop tutorial Cutting out images the old fashioned way

Cutting out an image from its background is at times a sheer necessity, but many users of photoshop find this difficult. There is an absolute horror of the Pen Tool, while the Quick Select Tool is not found in all versions of photoshop. Photoshop … [Read more]

Photoshop Tutorial Blending

Sometimes a Blend Mode in Photoshop will give very beautiful results. Blend Modes have remained unchanged in Photoshop except for two which are not available in Photoshop7. We will only be using the Blend Modes that are available in all versions of … [Read more]

Color Splash In Photoshop

Making a Color Splash in Photoshop is easy. Color Splash is to keep some bits of an image in color and make the rest Black and White. I will show how to change the color too and also a better way of desaturation than CTRL+SHIFT+b. Doing it in CS6 has … [Read more]

Clean 3D Text Effect Creation using CS6

Photoshop is a fantastic tool for creating 2D images. However, Photoshop also has limited capabilities for creating high quality 3D images and animations. In this tutorial, we will use the new and improved 3D and Timeline features of Photoshop CS6 to … [Read more]

Riding Horse in Sky using Photoshop

Painting an amazing picture usually is time consuming. Learning different skills can help you to process the artwork faster and nicer. This tutorial will present you more on picking color / color adjustment for this painting works. (View This … [Read more]

Drawing a Realistic Fur Animal

Lots of animal have fur and it usually requires long time to draw. Here will present your some tips for applying your settings such as making your color layers, adding shading for your drawn animal. You can also apply the skills for drawing other … [Read more]

Painting a Fantastic Human Portrait

To most of you, human portrait is extremely difficult to be drawn. Therefore, learning different kind of drawing techniques would be definitely benefit to you. Here will describe you some skills of setting brushes, using smudging tool and steps of … [Read more]

Tips of Making an Artwork

This will present you some tactics to plan your artwork. At the planning stage of drawing your artwork, you can use the same idea of this tutorial to collect more information at beginning such as taking photos and draft out your artwork and work on … [Read more]

Idea of Making a Distorted Portrait

If you would like to design a great and special gift for Christmas, you can have a try on this distorted portrait. Here will present you some ideas and forming the drafting works. You can see the different stages for the art processing works. (View … [Read more]

Transform your Image into a Cartoon Art

Christmas is coming. You can create a wonderful cartoon art as a gift to your friends. The idea is to draft out your image with reference to your picture and paint it part by part. Your chosen picture shall be not complicate and easy for painting. … [Read more]