Create Your Own Custom Landscapes in Photoshop

by on May 27, 2013

Learn how to create your own custom backgrounds in Photoshop! You'll learn how to combine and blend multiple landscape photos, mask using channel data, and finish it up with a strong gradient color effect.

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Freebie: 8 Cinematic FX Photoshop Actions

by on May 22, 2013

Give your photos & videos a cinematic look with these 8 amazing effects by SparkleStock. These effects look real because they were created by sampling and comparing before/after photos of movies such as “Skyfall”, “Alice in Wonderland”, and “The Phantom of the Opera”. These effects work on both photos and videos. Best of all, you can preview and switch to any effect in real-time while your video is playing.

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Photoshop Matte Painting in Easy Steps

by on May 20, 2013

Learn how to create a breathtaking scene in simple steps. This Photoshop tutorial will teach you how to blend elements together using nondestructive techniques, paint with vibrant colors, and blur/smudge to create a dramatic scene.

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Freebie: 24 Ultra Faded & Light Leak Photoshop Actions

by on May 14, 2013

Make your professional photos look like it was taken with a cheap camera! These amazing Photoshop actions by SparkleStock will give your photos the increasingly popular faded film effect whether you like it or not. There are 12 ultra faded film effects + 12 light leaks and they’re all created using adjustment layers – this means all layers are fully editable and nondestructive. Download and try them out today!

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Create a Horrific Flesh Eating Movie Poster in Photoshop CS6

by on May 13, 2013

Welcome to this tutorial where we will create a movie poster of a much popular zombie/virus theme. We will use a base photo and paint on top mostly everything and just finish up with the help of some textures. The tutorial is accompanied by videos for each section so you don't miss out even a single stroke; and since it is a heavy painting tutorial it is highly recommended that you do watch the videos while you read. OK so lets get right into it.

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