- Open up the image of a face you want to turn into
the terminator. Im using the terminator himself as my
victim for this experiment :).
- Duplicate the orginal layer so now you have 2 layers
for this image. go to the BOTTOM layer, and apply
Filter->Sketch->Chrome. Set Detail:
10 and Smoothness: 0
Now go back to the top layer (from now, we will only
be working on the top layer.) , then choose the "Eraser
Tool", and set the brush size to
or similar. we want one with rough edges.
Now use this eraser to erase his eye on the TOP layer,
this will reveal his bottom layer.
Now apply this BEVEL
and EMBOSS layer style to the top layer.
Style->Bevel and Emboss
Now use the SHAPE TOOL to create a small round shape
for his eye. Then Apply the following layer style:
- Now create a new layer.
- Choose the brush tool, and select the same brush
as you use above, but change the size to smaller, around
18px, and paint a vertically on the cheek, do not just
drag the mouse to draw, but point and click to give
it a rougher edge.
Now apply the following to this new layer.
- Color Overlay -> color: #770707
and opacity 100%
Now choose the eraser tool, and select brush size
4 hard edge and erase out the center of
Now choose the photo layer and the working layer, and
use the eraser tool to also erase out the same area
as you just erase in the above layer.
You can erase out other parts around it too.
The above 2 step just showed you how to create scars
and revealing his "metallic" body inside.
repeat this step using some variations on brush sizes
to other parts of his face.
Also, if the face is too happy, use the Filter->Liquify
tool and make him angrier.
Here is Mine turning it into
a movie poster
Download .PSD file