Discover how to create stunning photo manipulations in Photoshop. In this course, you'll learn everything from photographing models to creating dark conceptual artworks. If you enjoy our photo manipulation tutorials, you will absolutely love this course.
Learn how to create this surreal and dark photo manipulation. This tutorial will show you how to blend images together and transform them to create this image. You’ll also make use of some adjustment layers to complete the image.
Preview of Final Results
Magical Light Beam Photo Manipulation Photoshop Tutorial
- Solidified lava - CAStock
- Sea, Greece - evza11
- Sky 17 - sacral-stock
- Lake 62 - raindroppe
- crow 1 - peroni68
- Rock stock PirateLotus-Stock
- Pink Dress 1 Kuoma-stock
- Star Brushes kuschelirmel-stock
Step 1: Create a New Image File
Create a new file with a width of 3500 px and a height of 4500 px at 300 dpi (Dots per Inch). Background Contents should be White.
Step 2: Create the Background
First off, let's open the Lake 62 in Photoshop. We will be using this stock image so we will need to transfer it to our main canvas. Click the Lake 62 and press V to activate the Move Tool. Left-click the image and drag the image to the main canvas and change layer name to "Background".