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Editor's Pick in Photoshop Tutorials, April 2007
Photoshop help is on the way. This excellent tutorial will show you a quick way to create Graffiti On a Wall. The author has written 14 easy to follow steps to get you through the process of this great effect.
1. Get a nice artistic picture, I used this flower pictere it has really nice soft colors and there isn't a real background. <br/>2. Duplicate your layer (ctrl+J) Then add an palette knife to the top layer. To do this go to Filter > Artistic > Palette Knife
1. Open a new document with your favourite photo:
2. Once you got that done, make a new layer and fill it with white color. That will be your "Canvas". Lower the opacity to 60-70%, so the picture will still be visible in the background.
1. Open and Duplicate Layer
Open image and duplicate the background layer ( layer/duplicate layer ) or left click in background layer and duplicate
2. Apply Gaussian Blur
Step 1 Open the Monica portrait image and duplicate the layer ( layer/duplicate layer ) or left click in background layer
Step 2 Select the duplicated layer (background copy ) and add "Gaussian Blur" (filter / blur / Gaussian blur ) It hast to look rather blurry
The light and tones are the backbone of photography, so do not destroy them by desaturate or grayscale your pics. This tutorial will take you to another stage in the creation of professional B/W images with two easy techniques . The whole edition should take 4 minutes
Step 1
Open your desired image in Photoshop (CS or CS2) , Then go to your layer palette and click channels (in the top)
At the bottom of this channel palette there is an icon named "create new channel" it is a square icon with the shape of a folded sheet
I'll start with this gorgeous black and white photo:
First, I'll color the hair. I add a new layer above the photo, set it to multiply mode, and start painting away at her hair. I'll make her blond by using different shades of light yellow, gold, and brown.
First, let's look at creating a basic fade effect that will result in an image like this: <br/>Open your original photo in Photoshop. <br/>Since this tulip photo was from my digital camera, it was a whopping 1920x2560 pixels.
We create a new document, having dimensions 640x480 and a resolution 72dpi. Take a photo with a dancing man and place it on the background's center. Now we can move off the background. Remember, our dancer will be a silhouette only and we need a special picture.