Week 27 of the Top Quality Photoshop tutorials section brings 20 Adobe Photoshop tutorials with beautiful Photoshop effects.
This tutorial we will learn how to design a strawberry and make it melt. We will start and end with all the details done using filters and some done manually.
Today we’re going to demonstrate how to peel a hand in Photoshop. You can use this technique to peel other objects of course
Design a beautiful navigation bar in Photoshop. This tutorial will teach you how to combine several layer styles to create a beautiful yet simple navigation bar.
This illustration was part of a series of 14 images I did for a trading card game called “ShadowFist” at the beginning of this summer. At the time I was also coloring pages for a comic series, thus getting these pieces done quickly was a priority. I had to lose some sleep, but it was a worthy and fun project. The card’s description called for a classic mad scientist working on some kind of gadget in his lab, with sparks and electricity all around. Given the time constraints and keeping in mind that this piece would be printed at a very small scale, less than 3 inches, I opted for a somewhat simple approach, a few foreground elements with minimal background and one or two light sources. First thing I did, was concentrate on the description and pose a few questions, such as: what was the scientist working on? The idea of a robot came to me right away, but then I decided to go for a cyborg, since that allowed me to add a touch of gore (see the brain?) in the picture — after all, the scientist had to look crazy! Then, I had to tackle the problem of where the sparks had to come from, and in a flash (how appropriate), I remembered a recent trip to a science museum (Cambridge, MA), where I had seen 2 huge Tesla (a mad genius of physics from the last century, regrettably under-recognized) coils produce some spectacular and loud electric sparks: I thought they would be perfect for the background. All in all, I wanted the final piece to be reminiscent of the amazing pulp magazine covers from the 40s and 50s, but with a few modern twists.
This tutorial will show you how to make these stylish web 2.0 buttons for navigation of your website.
In this free tutorial we will show you how to quickly and easily create this picture that could be used as a wallpaper, web banner, flyer.
Photoshop gives you a plenty of possibilities to make a great, striking and eye-catching creative work of any image or photo you like. This Photoshop tutorial will show you how to make an impressive picture of an electronic angel-girl using as a basis an image of a sitting girl with little wings.
Digital artist Ian Keltie reveals how to composite elements in Photoshop and create a poster that deploys stencilled art to promote your message.
For many, the humble stencil has been a part of a personal history from when we used them as children to trace out basic shapes of houses, cars, and cats using cheap, plastic stencils.
And for most, stencils have remained firmly in the realm of playgrounds and classrooms, as we abandoned our stencilling ways and learnt illustrative and design crafts. (…)
This tutorial has proven to be very popular as it shows how to make a sign/banner for a business or website using a variety of blending options to show light and shadow, which leaves you with a great effect at the end which would really stand out on any website/image.
In this tutorial i will create a business layout. If you come regularly to my blog you will see how easy is to create great looking designs or websites.
Learn how to create nice paintball club wallpaper with night effects.
Create this incredible flame / solar flare effect in only a few short steps.
In this tutorial you will learn how to create a dark and glossy content box, with a unique navigational menu.
This is step by step Photoshop tutorial that teaches you how to create original and nice blackberry glossy device concept design from blackberry photo using simple tools, filters and layer style effects.
Some time ago I had posted an article showing how to create a smoke effect in photoshop, and to achieve that I used a photo of smoke and some photoshop filters. However, some people had said at the time that I should have done the smoke as well and it´s exactly what I will show on this post right now.
I had previously thought about what would be the best way to create smoke in photoshop, and I’ve read some tutorials online and watched some episodes of the amazing pixelPerfect podcast, to find a good and easy solution for the matter at hand.