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Playing with Glows and Blurs – Fairy in the Woods Photoshop Tutorial


Step 75

By holding ctrl, marquee “Dead tree” layer and above. Then duplicate it, by drag and drop on “New layer” symbol.


Step 76

Transform duplicated layers.


Step 77

Double click on Smart Filters in duplicated “Dead tree” layer. Edit it as shown.


Step 78

Cool! Now on duplicated group of layers click drawn “Lights” layer. Increase opacity of this layer to 63%.


Step 79

Back to the dragonflies layer. Duplicate folder. Drag it above all layers. By clicking ctrl + T, transform layer as you wish.


Step 80

Click on this folder with RMB. Choose “Convert to Smart Object“.


Step 81

Now pick created layer. From top menu choose Filter > Blur > Gaussian blur.


Step 82

Add new adjustment layer. Click Selective color.


Step 83

So far, so good! :). Add Brightness/Contrast adjustment layer.


Step 84

For good taste – Add adjustment layer with gradient fill. Set it as is shown.


Step 85

Awesome! Now change gradient fill layer blending mode to Multiply, decrease opacity to 15%.


Final Results


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Tutorial by Monika Nowakowska

profileThank you for following this template! You are amazing. Write if you have questions! :). Personally I am graphic designer from Poland. See my portfolio here:

– msRiotte

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