30 New Photoshop Tutorials, Techniques and Tips of July

Adobe Photoshop is a great tool to create cool and stunning effects or rendering graphics.  In this post collection of 30 best Photoshop tutorials, tools and tips from around the web in July 2013. These tutorials to help you learn new techniques in Adobe Photoshop.

Create a Textured Wooden Text Effect Using Photoshop’s 3D Capabilities

Today you’ll learn how to create a simple wooden text effect using some practical, 3D and texturing techniques in Photoshop CS6 Extended. View tutorial

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Create an underwater artwork

Here, Hajnrich shows off the techniques for photo manipulation, retouching and editing he brought to bear on the cover. View tutorial 

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10 Things You Didn’t Know About Photoshop Layers

10 incredibly useful layer editing and management techniques that most Photoshop users probably aren’t aware of. These tips cover several features including Fill Opacity, Multi-level Masking and Smart Objects, Read More 

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Delicious Bagels Text Effect

This tutorial will show you how to use the powerful Layer Styles’ capabilities in Photoshop, along with a couple of brushes and filters to create some delicious-looking bagels. View tutorial 

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Create a 3D typographic effect in Cinema 4D

In this tutorial we’ re going to create an interesting safe typo effect using the Cinema 4D. The first part will describe the modeling of all the elements and applying textures. Part 1 – Part 2 

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Beautiful Water Effect in Photoshop CC

this tutorial I will show you how to create a really cool effect with water texture and the displace filter. View tutorial 

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Create Intriguing Manipulation by Mixing Nature and Grunge Elements

In this tutorial, I will show you the process of creating this create an intriguing manipulation by mixing nature and grunge elements in Photoshop. View tutorial 

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Create a Romantic and Warm Portrait Photo Manipulation

This tutorial will cover advanced photo manipulation techniques such as quick masking, color matching, and nondestructive dodging and burning. View tutorial

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Create a Cute Zombie Illustration

in this tutorial, Liran Szeiman will show you how to create a cute zombie illustration that might be more appropriate for less mature audiences. This tutorial also includes a speed painting video that demonstrates the entire process. View tutorial

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The Creation Process of “Urbanized” Photo Manipulation

In this tutorial, I will show you the process of creating this “Urbanized” photo manipulation in Photoshop. View tutorial

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Quick-Tip: How to Create Double Exposure Photographs

In this tutorial, you’ll learn how to easily create your own double-exposure photos and some great tricks to get perfect results every time. View tutorial

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Create An Hourglass Photo Manipulation in Photoshop

In this tutorial, we will learn how to create a Dake photo manipulation. We are going to learn the process of creating depth of field using a few advance tools. View Tutorial 

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Create Melted Metal Text Effect in Photoshop

In this tutorial, I will show you how you can create this melted metal text effect in Photoshop. View tutorial

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Create a World War II Era Dogfighter

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Master Photoshop layer effects

You’ll learn to hone your skills with the layers palette and useful tips in applying masking, Blending Modes and Hue/Saturation. View tutorial

 

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Comprehensive Guide to Working With Video in Photoshop

In this tutorial, we will show you how to use Photoshop’s Timeline Panel to apply Smart Filters and Adjustment layers to videos. View tutorial 

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Learn How to Paint Difficult Metallic Surfaces By Creating Reflective Armor

In today’s design lesson digital painting master Monika Zagrobelna will teach you how to paint metal that is richly detailed, reflective and never flat. View tutorial 

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Simple 3D Acrylic Text Effect in Photoshop CS6

This tutorial will explain how to use Photoshop CS6′s new Shape and 3D capabilities to create a polished sleek acrylic/plastic/glass text effect. View tutorial 

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Create a Fantasy Castle in Photoshop Inspired by The Movie Alice in Wonderland

In this photo manipulation tutorial you will learn how to create a fantasy fairy tale landscape combining different stock images and using some basic Photoshop blending techniques. View tutorial

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How to Create Contemporary Abstract Background of Geometric Shapes in Adobe Photoshop CS6

In this tutorial, I’m going to show you how to create an abstract compositions of colored geometric shapes. View tutorial

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Design a Roll-​​up Banner Stand in Photoshop

Today I’ll show you how to make a roll-​​up banner mockup in Photoshop. We’ll use various shape tools, pen tool, different layer styling techniques, and a few filters to achieve the final outcome. View tutorial

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How to Turn an Ordinary Landscape into a Dramatic Moonscape

In this tutorial you’ll learn how to transform ordinary photo into a dramatic landscape by adding different light sources, creating depth and changing color schemes. Let’s get started. View tutorial

 

Colorful Sparkling Glass Text Effect

This is a super easy tutorial that will show you how to use basic Filters and simple Layer styles to create a bright colorful glass text effect. View tutorial

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Simple Styled Text with Stars Effect

This Photoshop tutorial will show a simple way to create a nice text effect using Layer Styles, then modify some brush settings to add stars to the background. View tutorial

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Create a “Middle-Earth” Inspired Landscape in Photoshop

In this tutorial, we will show you how to create a lush and vibrant “Middle-Earth” inspired landscape in Photoshop. View tutorial

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Create a Futuristic 404 Page in Photoshop

In this tutorial, we will use a variety of interesting patterns and blending options to design a stylish 404 page.   View Tutorial

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How to Add Reflections To Sunglasses With Photoshop

In this tutorial we will add reflections to sunglasses with Photoshop. The techniques used here are pretty simple so the beginners shouldn’t have any problems. View Tutorial

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Create A Vintage Badge in Photoshop

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Create a Surreal Photo Manipulation of a Monk in the Caves

This tutorial will teach you how to create a cave by transforming and merging different rock parts, easily create ropes in the form of a 3D cube using a 3D cube image as a reference, and creating a mountain scene peaking above the breathtaking clouds. View Tutorial 

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Create a Colorful Dune Buggy Illustration in Photoshop

How to create a colorful and surreal dune buggy illustration using a mix of digital illustration and photo manipulation techniques.  View tutorial 

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