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 photo manipulation using a combo of different stock photos and artworks. You’ll learn how to create a soft photo effect, add moss to rocks, and enhance a pool of water with some water lilies.
Preview of Final Results
Outdoor Fantasy Manipulation Photoshop Tutorial
- Model - jaymasee
- Waterfall - elenadudina
- Trees - deviantart.com
- Moss - shardinite
- Pond - sxc.hu
- Fishes - tracie76stock
- Flower - elvensheepstock
Step 1 - Choosing the stocks
Choose the stocks you are going to use.
Step 2 - Cut outing the model
Cut out the model with the tool you prefer, you can use Polygonal Lasso Tool, Magnetic Lasso Tool, Quick Mask, Quick Selection Tool, Eraser, etc. In this case I used Polygonal Lasso Tool.
Step 3 - Creating the image to put a new Background
Put the model in a new file with the following size:
Step 4 - Removing the saturation
Duplicate the model's layer pressing ctrl + j. and to change the saturation press ctrl + U and desaturate the layer -55.