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35 Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop

Photoshop is a powerful tool in the hands of a really skilful designer or photographer. It helps to bring your ideas into reality and mostly used for Photo Manipulation. To help you in mastering your flairs we’ve gathered 35 New Photo manipulation tutorials. These tutorials are made for those people who have creative mind and like experimenting with different effects. The tutorials listed below will help you learning various techniques of how to manipulate images using Photoshop.

How to Create a Beautiful Moonlight Angel Photo Composite

How to Create a Beautiful Moonlight Angel Photo Composite in 35 Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop

Create a Photo Manipulation of an Emotional Dancer in a Forest

In this tutorial I’ll show you how to create a scene of an emotional dancer in a forest. You’ll learn how to combine and blend different stock photos in a cohesive scene, adjust color, use layer mask, manage lighting, work with group and more.
Create a Photo Manipulation of an Emotional Dancer in a Forest in 35 Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop

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

You will learn, how to make magical glow in Photoshop. Throughout the tutorial, you’ll learn techniques that will help you create better matte paintings and photo manipulations.
Playing with Glows and Blurs in Photoshop - Fairy in the Woods Tutorial in 35 Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop

Create “Trapped in the Trees” Photo Manipulation in Photoshop

In this tutorial, I will show you the processes of creating this unique “Trapped in the trees” photo manipulation in Photoshop. The idea of this photo manipulation is to surround a face with tree trunks and branches and create a trapped effect.
Create “Trapped in the Trees” Photo Manipulation in Photoshop in 35 Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop

Create “Unleash the Dark Power” Surreal Scene in Photoshop

In this tutorial, I will show you the steps I took to create this “Unleash the Dark Power” surreal scene in Photoshop. You will have the opportunity to practice objects merging, image adjustments, selection techniques, as well as a number of filter effects.
Create “Unleash the Dark Power” Surreal Scene in Photoshop in 35 Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop

The Creation of “Thinker” Photo Manipulation in Photoshop

In this tutorial, I will show you the processes of creating this “Thinker” photo manipulation in Photoshop. We will use a model image and combine with abstract lines and a few flying stones to form this artwork. We will also be using several adjustment layers to perform the final touches.
The Creation of “Thinker” Photo Manipulation in Photoshop in 35 Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop

Create “Dark Power Unleashed” Surreal Digital Art in Photoshop

In this tutorial, I will show you the processes of creating this “Dark Power Unleashed” Surreal Digital Art in Photoshop. We will start from a simple city image, and combine it with cloud, model and several other objects to form this surreal effect.
Create “Dark Power Unleashed” Surreal Digital Art in Photoshop in 35 Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop

The Creation of Diminishing Figure Digital Art in Photoshop

In this tutorial, I will show you the processes of creating this Diminishing Figure Digital Art in Photoshop. We will build the effect around a human portrait image with metal, fire and abstract brushes. We will also be using image adjustments to fine tune the effect.
The Creation of “Diminishing Figure” Digital Art in Photoshop in 35 Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop

Create Unique Photo Effect with Abstract Brushes and Coloring Techniques in Photoshop

In this tutorial, I will show you the processes I used to create this unique photo effect with abstract brushes and coloring techniques in Photoshop.
Create Unique Photo Effect with Abstract Brushes and Coloring Techniques in Photoshop in 35 Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop

Create Photo Manipulation with “Alice in Wonderland” Theme in Photoshop

In this Photoshop tutorial, you will learn the processes of creating a “Alice in Wonderland” themed photo manipulation, by using smart filters, stock blending. The tutorial will show you how to mix stock, create lights, change weather on image, draw hair, eyes, make up and skin, and how to get depth of field on your manip.
Create Photo Manipulation with “Alice in Wonderland” Theme in Photoshop in 35 Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop

Create Leafy Face Photo Manipulation in Photoshop

In this tutorial, I will show you the steps I took to create this “Leafy Face” manipulation in Photoshop. We will go through techniques such as layer blending, layer masks, filter effects, and the use of adjustment layers.
Create Leafy Face Photo Manipulation in Photoshop in 35 Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop

Create Distorted Lady Figure Effect in Photoshop

In this tutorial, I will show you the steps used to create this distorted lady figure effect in Photoshop. We will use metal and rock texture over a female body to create the main effect, and use various image adjustments, layer masks and filter to fine-tune the effect.
Create Distorted Lady Figure Effect in Photoshop in 35 Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop

Create “Fury Unleashed” Digital Art in Photoshop

In this tutorial, I will show you how to create this “Fury Unleashed” digital art in Photoshop. We will combine several objects such as tree roots, cracked ground and fire with a model, as well as to use some photo manipulation techniques to form the final effect.
Create “Fury Unleashed” Digital Art in Photoshop in 35 Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop

Create “Queen of Ice” Photo Manipulation in Photoshop

In this tutorial, I will show you the process I used to create a “Queen of Ice” Photo Manipulation. We will manipulate several ice textures to achieve this effect, as well as using a number of layer blending options and image adjustment layers along the way.
Create “Queen of Ice” Photo Manipulation in Photoshop in 35 Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop

Create Unique Lady Portrait Manipulation with Flower Patterns

In this tutorial, I will show you the steps to create this awesome photo manipulation of a lady portrait shot with flower patterns in Photoshop.
Create Unique Lady Portrait Manipulation with Flower Patterns in 35 Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop

The Creation of “Mechanical Man” Photo Manipulation in Photoshop

In this tutorial, I will show you the process of creating this “Mechanical Man” digital art in Photoshop. We will use a number of photo manipulation techniques to merge several objects into one piece, and apply image adjustments to fine-tune each of the objects to achieve the desired effect.
The Creation of “Mechanical Man” Photo Manipulation in Photoshop in 35 Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop

Queen of Fungi

This tutorial will show you from start to finish how to create this magical photo manipulation!
Queen of Fungi in 35 Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop

Create Awesome Planet Explosion Effect in Photoshop

In this tutorial, I will show the methods you can use to create this awesome planet explosion effect in Photoshop. We will use a few simple manipulation and selection techniques, mixing with custom brush painting and finally, adjustment layers for adding colors.
Create Awesome Planet Explosion Effect in Photoshop in 35 Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop

Create a Wonderfully Colorful “Everlasting Dream” Fantasy Manipulation

In this tutorial I’ll show you how to create a fantasy, heavenly scene with a beautiful dreamer. You’ll learn how to play with color, blend using adjustment layers and brush, add texture, work with lighting effect and more.
Create a Wonderfully Colorful “Everlasting Dream” Fantasy Manipulation in 35 Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop

Dramatic Color Tones in CS6

This is a simple composition tutorial where I will show you how I create an unsaturated dramatic color tone effect. I’ll show you how to mask hair without loosing quality, how to mask background using Calculations, remove unwanted objects using the Patch Tool and how I used adjustment layers, lighting filters and Dodge&Burn to create a nice cinematic color effect.
Dramatic Color Tones in CS6 in 35 Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop

The Fallen Angel – Manipulation Tutorial

In this tutorial I will show you how I created this fantasy manipulation in Photoshop CS6. I will use the usual composition techniques. Some topics covered are creating realistic shadows, matching the depth of field of several elements of the composition, creating bloody tears and creating a broken wing. I will also show you the combination of blend modes and adjustment layers I used to achieve the color effects.
The Fallen Angel – Manipulation Tutorial in 35 Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop

Create a Clueless Racecar Driver Illustration in Photoshop

Creating a high-impact and realistic caricature illustration can be a fun but extremely challenging task. In this tutorial, we will explain how to properly control all the elements of a composition including color balance, contrast, textures, and more, as well as all of the tools and techniques that you will need to know in Photoshop to build a highly entertaining and detailed caricature illustration.
Create a Clueless Racecar Driver Illustration in Photoshop in 35 Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop

How to Illustrate an Astronaut in Photoshop

In this tutorial, we will show you how to create sci-fi concept art by illustrating an astronaut that is performing maintenance during a space walk.
How to Illustrate an Astronaut in Photoshop in 35 Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop

Create a Mixed Martial Arts Event Flyer in Photoshop

In this tutorial, I will show you how to create a similar event poster in Photoshop using several techniques including photo manipulation, retouching, and typography.
Create a Mixed Martial Arts Event Flyer in Photoshop in 35 Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop

Create a 3D Sports Graphics Illustration

In this tutorial, I will show you how to create a 3D sports graphics illustration using Adobe Illustrator to create and export basic paths, Cinema 4D to build the 3D, and Photoshop for the post-production.
Create a 3D Sports Graphics Illustration in 35 Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop

Inspired Movie Poster in Adobe Photoshop

In this tutorial, we will create a fan-made movie poster, astutely named Goodzilla in Adobe Photoshop.
Inspired Movie Poster in Adobe Photoshop in 35 Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop

Watercolor and Ink Photo Effect in Photoshop

In this tutorial, we will show you how to create a watercolor and splattered ink effect, in Photoshop, and apply it to a photo.
Watercolor and Ink Photo Effect in Photoshop in 35 Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop

Illustrate a Dramatic, Feather-Infused Portrait in Adobe Photoshop

n this tutorial, I share my portraiture method by painting an ethereal lady enveloped by feathers.
Illustrate a Dramatic, Feather-Infused Portrait in Adobe Photoshop in 35 Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop

Create a Post-Apocalyptic Movie Poster in Adobe Photoshop and InDesign

Create a Post-Apocalyptic Movie Poster in Adobe Photoshop and InDesign in 35 Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop

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.
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Create a Realistic Underwater Scene in Photoshop

n this tutorial, we will explain how to create an Underwater scene in Photoshop using several stock photographs.
Create a Realistic Underwater Scene in Photoshop in 35 Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop

Create Action-Packed Zombie Apocalypse Concept Art in Photoshop

In this tutorial, we will show you how to create concept art for a zombie-themed video game.
Create Action-Packed Zombie Apocalypse Concept Art in Photoshop in 35 Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop

Create a Science Fiction Environment With Photoshop

In this tutorial, we will show you how to create a science fiction environment using digital painting and illustration techniques. While working on this piece, you will learn how to set up your color scheme, set your perspective, and even how to create a monster robot.
Create a Science Fiction Environment With Photoshop in 35 Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop

How to Create a Dynamic Poster You Can Use for Night Clubs

In this tutorial we will create a abstract poster using some image stocks. We will use some essential techniques in applying dodge and burn tool. We will use masking, brush tool, some filter, color adjustments all through the steps in this tutorial.
How to Create a Dynamic Poster You Can Use for Night Clubs in 35 Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop

Create Colourful Fiery Portrait in Photoshop

In this tutorial, I will show you the steps I took to create this awesome fiery portrait in Photoshop.This is a beginner-intermediate level tutorial aiming to give some practices on layer blending, selection and coloring techniques in Photoshop.
Create Colourful Fiery Portrait in Photoshop in 35 Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop

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