New tutorials have been published and it’s my duty to collect them for you in an article. Here you have 30 Photoshop tutorials to help you improve your Photoshop skills. It’s unfortunate so few tutorials were published in two months. Surely, more than 30 were published but these are the quality ones. In any case, who knows, maybe in this autumn designers will start sharing their techniques through PS tutorials more than they did in the summer.
Dark Knight Rises Poster
In this tutorial I will show you how to create the Dark Knight Rises poster in Photoshop. Be ready, it might take you a few hours, but the result is really nice and you will be able to apply this technique in other future projects, I am really sure of that.
Cold Beer Glass Illustration
Chocolate Bar Text Effect
This tutorial explains how to create a simple pattern, then using it along with a couple of layer styles to make a chocolate bar like text effect. It then explains how to modify a simple brush to add a nice filling to the text, and finally, adding some adjustment layers to complete the effect.
Create a Surreal Out of Bounds Photo Manipulation in Photoshop
In this tutorial we will combine several images of water, animals, and people to create a surreal out of bounds photo manipulation in Photoshop
Awesome Amp Controls in Photoshop
In this tutorial I will show you how to create an awesome amp controls using only Photoshop.
Business Man – Awesome Black & White Tutorial
In this manipulation tutorial I will show you how to create a cool looking black and white artwork and several other thinks like how to create rainy scene in Photoshop and how to effectively use the Dodge/Burn and lighting effects. And of course will also show you how to create a stunning Black&White image.
Create a Devastating Tidal Wave in Photoshop
Matte painting is a technique that filmmakers use to create backgrounds for scenes that can’t or don’t exist in real life. In the early days, matte paintings were actually painted onto glass. Today, modern filmmakers use digital applications such as Photoshop to produce the backdrops that they need. We have published many matte painting tutorials on this site meant for intermediate and advanced users. This tutorial is part of a series of tutorials that we will be publishing on this meant for those of you who may be relatively new to Photoshop or matte painting in general.
In today’s tutorial, Matte Painting 101: Create a Devastating Tidal Wave in Photoshop we will give New York City a break and will destroy London with a devastating tidal wave.
Create Quick Particle Effect on Photo via Custom Brush Options in Photoshop
In this tutorial, I will show you the way I use to Create Quick Particle Photo Effect via Custom Brush Options in Photoshop. This effect is quite simple and would be great for beginner to learn.
Along the way, I combine this particle creation technique into this tutorial, along with some other photo manipulation techniques, such as image adjustment, painting, and lighting. The primary focus of this tutorial would be the particle effect, which you can use in a wide range of occasions to add some spice into your image.
Create a Surreal Upside Down Mountain Painting in Photoshop
In this tutorial we will demonstrate how to create a surreal upside down mountain illustration using digital painting techniques in Photoshop.
Creating Realistic 3D Text Using Photoshop’s Repousse
Nothing says “Eye Candy” like a great 3D design. Using 3D elements can make a poster, book cover or magazine ad pop off of the page. In the past we’ve had to resort to 3rd party software to export 3D elements so that we could incorporate them into our 2D design world within Photoshop. Well that’s all changed. If your using Photoshop CS5 then you’re already tinkering in the realm of 3D design. In the tutorial below I will show you how to dabble a bit in Photoshop’s built in 3D tools.
Create Custom Rims For Your Ride in Photoshop
Customizing your ride can be a lot of fun for those of you who are into that sort of thing. In today’s tutorial we will demonstrate how to create some custom rims for your ride and then show what they would look like if overlaid on top of an image of a car.
Decomposed – Abstract Photoshop Tutorial
Welcome to a new PSD Box tutorial. After a series of manipulation tutorials It’s time for something abstract. For this tutorial we will use brushes quite a lot. It’s not going to be a difficult tutorial so I hope you will enjoy it.
I written this tutorial to show you the technique more than anything, so the result is nothing really awesome but still looks quite nice.
Create a Star Trek Style Communicator in Photoshop
In this tutorial, we will draw a retro Star Trek style communicator, a voice communication device used in the original Star Trek series. We will combine layer styles and lots of manual drawing. So, prepare your Wacom to boldly go where no Photoshop tutorial has gone before.
Designing and Coding a Clean Multi Purpose Website
Making a nice little website for yourself or your freelancing company is not as hard as it may seem. This tutorial is aimed at everyone that needs a fairly simple (doesn’t mean dull and boring) yet stylish solution for their own small corner of the web, without having to go the extra mile. Besides, the example website created in this tutorial does not have a specific theme so it can be used by mostly anyone, no matter what niche they are in.
Create a Cinematic Aerial Scene in Photoshop
In this this tutorial, we will create a cinematic aerial scene in Photoshop. The idea behind this was to create a dramatic scene that looked like it was from a movie. By using free stock photos and some simple techniques and graphic design rules such as perspective, lighting and overlapping, I accomplished the task.
Design a Awesome Supernatural Dark Scene with Fiery Effect in Photoshop
In this tutorial, I will show you the steps I took to Design a Supernatural Angelic Scene with Fiery Effect in Photoshop. This is an intermediate level tutorial so some steps can be a bit tricky.
Along the way, we will go through how you can combine custom brushes and manipulate stock images to create some nice special effect for your design, as well as layer masking and image adjustments.
Create a living museum in Photoshop
L.A Noire Neon Style in Photoshop
In this tutorial I will show you how to create the text effect like you see in the L.A Noire game cover. The whole tutorial will take about 1-1:30h. It’s a bit tricky but it’s not easy and the outcome is really cool.
Make a Dark Statue with 3D Tentacles Photo Manipulation
In this tutorial we will create a dark statue photomanipulation using Photoshop and Cinema 4D. I will show you how to turn a photo of a woman into a statue, how to create tentacles in Cinema 4D and add them to the photomanipulation and many other techniques for adjusting the lights, the textures and the colors of the final image. Let’s get started!
Easy 3D Globe in Photoshop
In this tutorial I will show you how to create a nice 3D globe in Photoshop using basic tools and the Spherize filter. This whole tutorial won’t take more than 30 minutes but the technique is really useful especially for icons and logos.
Create a Spectacular Fantasy Sea Monster
In this tutorial I am going to show you how to create the figure of a sea monster from a sketch and then combine the figure with a dark, manipulated seascape. We will be using dodge and burn tool to create light and shadow on our figure combined with basic drawing techniques. Also in this tutorial, we’ll use pen tool, layer masking and color adjustments to complete our sea monster.
Vintage 3D Typography in Photoshop with Repoussé
In this tutorial I will show you how to create a super cool and very easy effect using Photohosp and the Repoussé tool. The whole process is quite simple, it’s less than 10 steps and won’t take you more than 30 minutes.
Design a HTC – Photoshop Tutorial
With this tutorial we will see how to create a smartphone HTC starting from the beginning. At first sight it seems a long job but, I can assure, it is not difficult at all. We are going to use several simple shapes, such as rectangles and circles and each one will be formatted in different styles.
SAI Portrait Tutorial
Create a Medieval Landscape in Photoshop
In this tutorial we will demonstrate how to create a medieval landscape using digital painting and photo manipulation techniques. We will begin by sketching out a rough idea of how we want our image to look. Then, we will then add various stock images and build upon them until we produce the scene below.
Yummy Cookies Typography in Photoshop
In this tutorial I will show you how to create a really nice text effect playing with cookies texture and layer styles. The technique is super simple and the whole process won’t take more than 30 minutes.
Message in a bottle flowing on waves
Complete Makeup Tutorial
Give your logo work a 3D edge
2D just doesn’t cut it any more. It’s time to bolster your Photoshop skills by bringing Cinema 4D into play in your everyday work. Barton Damer reveals how
Fluffy Clouds in Photoshop
In this tutorial I will show you how to create an wallpaper with some very stylized and super fluffy clouds in Photoshop. We will use basic tools and Layer Styles to create the effect. The whole process will take from 30-45 minutes but I believe there is quite a few nice tips for those who are beginning in Photoshop.