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How to Create a Realistic Painting Effect in Photoshop

How to Create a Realistic Painting Effect in Photoshop

This tutorial is to help you learn how to create a realistic painting effect. The filters in photoshop do a pretty good job, but this technique just adds a little to it.

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Night Photo Filter Technique in Photoshop

Night Photo Filter Technique in Photoshop

This tutorial is to help you learn how to change the emotion of a night photo by simply applying a photo filter that changes the general color of the lights. This is a pretty simple technique that many professional photographers use, and nobody guesses that the original photograph looked different.

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How to Create Realistic Motion Blur with Masks in Photoshop

How to Create Realistic Motion Blur with Masks in Photoshop

This tutorial is to help you learn how to create the illusion of motion blur as easily as possible using masks and filters. This technique works great with pretty much any kind of sports photo.

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How to Adjust Depth of Field in Photoshop

How to Adjust Depth of Field in Photoshop

This tutorial is to help you learn how to adjust the depth of field for any photo. To do this normally you would have to know what aperture to use on a camera. But with this tutorial you can just artificially lower the depth of field in photoshop.

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How to Create a Magic Effect in Photoshop

How to Create a Magic Effect in Photoshop

This tutorial will show you how to create a magic effect or glowing flame effect that can be added to virtually any digital photo.

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How to Create a Jewelry Sparkle or Shine Effect

How to Create a Jewelry Sparkle or Shine Effect

This tutorial is to help you learn how to add a sparkle to someone’s jewelry in any photo. This technique can add a little something extra if you are making any sort of special effects picture.

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Introductory Photoshop Lessons and Tips

Introductory Photoshop Lessons and Tips

This page is designed for beginner photoshop users who are trying to find the essential tools to editing photos.  But these are just the absolute basics, there are many more possibilities that are more advanced. Probably the first thing you should learn about would be adjustment layers.  Adjustment layers can be used to augment many […]

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How to Create a Soft Edge Border in Photoshop

How to Create a Soft Edge Border in Photoshop

This tutorial is to help you learn how to give a photo a soft edge. This technique is mainly used for collages, but it can also be used for displays, reports, or just to make a picture more pleasing to the eye.

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Hue/Saturation Without Losing Exposure in Photoshop

Hue/Saturation Without Losing Exposure in Photoshop

This tutorial is to help you learn how to adjust the Hue and Saturation of a photo without burning out colors. This tutorial uses a different technique that will prevent you from losing your exposure settings.

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Gradient from Black and White to Color

Gradient from Black and White to Color

This tutorial is to help you learn how to create the effect of blending black and white into color. For this tutorial we will be using a Channel Mixer Adjustment Layer and the Gradient Tool.

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