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30+ Outstanding Photoshop Manipulation Tutorials

Photohsop is a excellent tool for creating photo manipulation effects action photo editing, light effect , color balancing and sharpness, here we are going to include best adobe Photoshop tutorials for learn new Photoshop manipulation techniques and tips to create amazing portraits, surreal scene, fantasy nature or mysterious landscape. Learning these type of skills are not just fun to play around with, but first of all useful if you work professionally as a designer or photographer.

1. Creating the Elegant Photo Manipulation “Out of Reach”

Creating the Elegant Photo Manipulation

Open the stock image of the woman in Photoshop and unlock the layer. I used the full scale of the image 4151X2823 but you can make it smaller if you want. Once you unlocked the background layer, rename it to woman and then create a new layer under it and name it darkness.

2. Creating the Elegant Photo Manipulation “Out of Reach”

Creating the Elegant Photo Manipulation

In this Photoshop tutorial I will show you how you can blend texture with skin. We’ll use some simple techniques so even total beginners can follow this tutorial.

3. Create a Beautiful Abstract Portrait in Photoshop

Create a Beautiful Abstract Portrait in Photoshop

In this tutorial we will combine several stock images to create an artistic, abstract portrait of a woman. Let’s get started!

4. Create a Fallen, Rain-Soaked, Angel Composition in Photoshop

Create a Fallen, Rain-Soaked, Angel Composition in Photoshop

In today’s tutorial we will demonstrate how to create a lonely, fallen, rain-soaked, angel composition in Photoshop using photo manipulation techniques. Let’s get started!

5. Create a Devastating Tidal Wave in Photoshop

Create a Devastating Tidal Wave in Photoshop

Matte painting is a technique that filmmakers use to create backgrounds for scenes that can’t or don’t exist in real life. In the early days, matte paintings were actually painted onto glass. Today, modern filmmakers use digital applications such as Photoshop to produce the backdrops that they need. We have published many matte painting tutorials on this site meant for intermediate and advanced users. This tutorial is part of a series of tutorials that we will be publishing on this meant for those of you who may be relatively new to Photoshop or matte painting in general.

6. Create a Fantasy Miniature World in Photoshop

Create a Fantasy Miniature World in Photoshop

This week we are celebrating the launch of PhotoDune, Envato’s new stock photography website with a series of photo effect and photo manipulation tutorials that showcase the images from our new marketplace. In this tutorial we’ll demonstrate how to create a miniature world using some interesting techniques. Many of the photos used in this tutorial are available for free for Psd Premium Members. Let’s get started!

7. Create a Floating Over-Grown “Tree House” in Photoshop

Create a Floating Over-Grown

Photoshop is great because it allows us to create scenes that wouldn’t otherwise be possible in real life. In this tutorial we will combine several stock images to create a floating over-grown tree house in Photoshop.

8. Human Scarecrow – Manipulation Tutorial

Human Scarecrow - Manipulation Tutorial

Now, open the Corn Field stock image. You have to remove the sky and only let the corn and the ground. This might be a bit tricky for some users because the Pen Tool (P) it’s not very useful here. I used the channels technique explained on this tutorial. After cropping the sky, move the image down and hide part of the ground.

9. How to Create Glass Transparency in a Cute Photo Manipulation

How to Create Glass Transparency in a Cute Photo Manipulation

In this tutorial you’ll learn how to incorporate glass into your work. We’ll learn a good technique for incorporating glass transparency into photo manipulations, while placing a cute, pirate hamster on the high seas. Let’s start!

10. FAIRY NIGHT BEANSTALK

FAIRY NIGHT BEANSTALK

You may get .psd* file of “Fairy night. Beanstalk” Photoshop tutorial by making a payment. Put the tutorial title in “Add special instructions to seller” line of PayPal and it will be sent to you shortly.

11. How to Create a Fantasy Landscape Photo Manipulation

How to Create a Fantasy Landscape Photo Manipulation

In this tutorial, you will learn how to create a fantasy landscape using some simple and easy techniques. Everyone with basic Photoshop skills can succeed to recreate this simple image using the most important thing in this kind of photo manipulation – the right stock. So let’s go!

12. Create a Greek Sculpture Using Stock Photography and Photoshop

Create a Greek Sculpture Using Stock Photography and Photoshop

In today’s tutorial, we will demonstrate how to create a Greek sculpture using several stock images. We will then discuss how to add blood, cracks, and other elements to give it texture and depth. Let’s get started!

13. Advertise Here Making a Book of Magical Playground Scene

 Advertise Here Making a Book of Magical Playground Scene

This tutorial will show how to create a fantasy book scene. We will be using various advanced Photoshop techniques to make the composition as realistic as possible.

14. Photo Manipulate an Explosive Magical Reading Scene

Photo Manipulate an Explosive Magical Reading Scene

15. How to Create a Flying Land Illustration On Fire

How to Create a Flying Land Illustration On Fire

This tutorial is a collaboration with a good friend of mine with Ciursa Ionut. This tutorial is about creating a fantasy illustration using some dragon images and a few cliffs for creating the land. We also add lava and fiery effects. So, let’s get fired-up for this one!

16. Create a Nature Inspired Photo Manipulation in Photoshop

Create a Nature Inspired Photo Manipulation in Photoshop

Today, we will demonstrate how to combine several images to create a nature inspired photo manipulation. Let’s get started!

17. Create a Dark and Mysterious Fantasy Portrait

Create a Dark and Mysterious Fantasy Portrait

In this tutorial we will combine several stock images, adjust color, use retouching techiniques as well as make and control custom brushes to create a dark and mysterious blue portrait.

18. Vampire Effect in Photoshop- Advanced Tutorial

Vampire Effect in Photoshop- Advanced Tutorial

This tutorial is a bit more advanced but the result is really awesome. I will show you how I turned a portrait into an evil vampire in Photoshop. In this video I will show you some of the techniques I used to make vampire teeth in Photoshop, how to make evil eyes and how to use bloody stock images.

19. How to Create Feet Shoes in Photoshop

How to Create Feet Shoes in Photoshop

Learn how to create this photo manipulation of a feet shoe. This tutorial will show you basic photo manipulation techniques that you can use on your own projects. A PSD is included with this tutorial.

20. Create a Surreal Scene with a Cool Snail that Flies

Create a Surreal Scene with a Cool Snail that Flies

Learn how to create a surreal mother nature photo manipulation. This tutorial will show you how to create a completely surreal scene by combining stock photos and blending them seamlessly. You’ll also learn how to fix and enhance the lighting of your images.

21. Create a Emotional Midnight Photo Manipulation with Painting-Like Effects

Create a Emotional Midnight Photo Manipulation with Painting-Like Effects

Learn how to composite this nighttime artwork and retouch skin with a smooth painting-like effect! This tutorial will show you how to composite this image with various stock photos, soften skin, and apply special lighting and color effects.

22. How to Create a Surreal Scene Full of Life in Photoshop

How to Create a Surreal Scene Full of Life in Photoshop

Learn how to create this artistic photo manipulation where you will learn how to blend images together and edit them using non-destructive techniques. You’ll need Photoshop CS5 or newer to follow this tutorial.

23. How to Create a Surreal Flying Brain Photo Manipulation in Photoshop

How to Create a Surreal Flying Brain Photo Manipulation in Photoshop

Combine stock images and use a combination of blending/lighting techniques to create this surreal flying brain in Photoshop! This tutorial will show you how to create your own background using multiple photos, blend images together, and apply a nondestructive dodging & burning to your image.

24. Create an Portrait Artwork with Autumn Colors

Create an Portrait Artwork with Autumn Colors

In this tutorial you will learn to create a portrait of a beautiful lady in a warm autumn background using lights, contrast, colors and other adjustments.

25. Create an Abstract Portrait in Photoshop

Create an Abstract Portrait in Photoshop

On this tutorial we will create abstract photo artwork of a girl portrait with disintegration effect on it. We will learn to create disintegration effect in a handy and practical technique, adorn the photo with stunning lighning and then complete it with color adjustment. Throughout the tutorial, we will have fun to learn simple and handy tricks to create photo artwork in photoshop.

26. How to Create an Outdoor Fantasy Manipulation in Photoshop

ow to Create an Outdoor Fantasy Manipulation in Photoshop

Learn how to create this photo manipulation using a combo of different stock photos and artworks. You’ll learn how to create a soft photo effect, add moss to rocks, and enhance a pool of water with some water lilies.

27. Create this Breathtaking Photo Manipulation of a Tightrope Dancer in Photoshop

Create this Breathtaking Photo Manipulation of a Tightrope Dancer in Photoshop

Learn how to create this dangerous scene of a tightrope dancer over a beautiful twilight cityscape. This tutorial will show you how to blend photos together using color matching and light painting techniques.

28. Create This Incredible Surreal Photo Manipulation of a Dancer in Photoshop

Create This Incredible Surreal Photo Manipulation of a Dancer in Photoshop

Learn how to use Photoshop to create this amazing photo manipulation using several clever techniques such as using the Liquify tool to bend twigs and branches. The most important part of this tutorial will show you how to use layer blending modes and the Shadow/Highlights adjustment to create an ethereal tone effect.

29. How to Create an Autumn Fairy Photo Manipulation

How to Create an Autumn Fairy Photo Manipulation

In this tutorial, you’ll learn how to create a fantasy scene of an autumn fairy. This tutorial will show you how to create hair, makeup, and apply lighting effects in simple steps to help improve your photo manipulation skills and techniques.

30. How to Create This Mystical Scene and Add Makeup to a Girl in Photoshop

How to Create This Mystical Scene and Add Makeup to a Girl in Photoshop

Learn how to create this artwork of a mysterious lady in desolate environment with Photoshop! This tutorial will teach you how to place a model into a mystic landscape, apply makeup to her, and add mystic lighting effects.

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