Adobe Photoshop is the premier tool for digital artists when it comes to professionally enhancing images. Whether you’re a beginner just learning the ropes or an advanced user looking for unique techniques to add to your Photoshop arsenal, you’ll find some techniques here that you’ll surely want to bookmark.
In this article, you’ll discover plenty of techniques that deal with enhancing images, adding unique and impressive effects, and recreating digital replications of popular traditional photography techniques.
Create a pseudo-HDR image by reading through this popular Photoshop technique that uses basic Photoshop tools, options, and techniques such as adjusting Shadows/Highlight settings and changing layer Blending modes.
If you think that cropping a photo is just as simple as cutting it down to the size you need for your print layout, then you’re missing out on all that the crop tool has to offer.
Do you want to change a plain and boring scene into a dreamy and surreal photo? If so – check out this wonderful technique on applying a soft focus and glow effect onto your photos using the Gaussian Blur filter and adjusting layer Blending modes.
In this straightforward image-editing technique, you will learn a quick technique for enhancing your images to give them a subtle HDR effect by using Photoshop’s handy High Pass filter and adjusting layer Blending modes.
This technique will lead you through three common ways to apply local tone and color adjustments to your image.
In this guide you’ll find a proper explanation on how to retouch your photo.
You can learn how to apply the Cross Processing film-developing technique digitally to your images by reading through this quick and educational tutorial that leverages the powers of the Curves tool in Photoshop.
This interesting Photoshop tarticle shows you how to add a surreal stream of light to make your photos truly unique and eye grabbing. The tutorial leans on the Radial Blur filter to create the streams of light.
Take your ordinary digital photos and simulate the Lomo Photography effect (also known as Lomography) that will apply a dreamy and surreal effect onto your images in this technique that uses a Levels Adjustment layer among other Photoshop techniques.
Learn the basics of removing objects you don’t want to be seen in your photographs by following along in this Photoshop techhniques
Create a colorful neon text effect by using a Gradient Overlay and a few Layer Styles.
Using wood textures and some layer masks, you can create this “wooden inlay” effect.
Learn about the Brushes Palette to achieve a water-color painting effect.
This technique shows you how to create an stiched effect using a custom brush set.
Find out how to create this “Sugar Bag” effect using basic Layer Styles and selections.
UBL Designes shows us how to accent text as though you splattered paint on it.
Create a 3D text effect by duplicating layers and offsetting each layer.
Can’t afford real bling-bling? Make some digital ones with this quick tutorial.