Smearing with Liquify Photoshop


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Smearing with Liquify

Imagine the photo you're working on in Photoshop is not a photograph but a painting. A real life painting sitting in front of you. One that you can touch with your hands, and one where the paint is not yet dry. So, you can actually smear the image around if you wanted to. That's exactly the sort of capabilities we have with the Liquify filter in Photoshop. Let's take a look at how we can use this very interesting filter. I'm going to start by creating a copy of my background image layer. So, I'll drag the thumbnail for that layer down to the Create New Layer button at the bottom of the Layers panel, and then I'll go to the Filter menu and choose Liquify. That will bring up the Liquify filter dialog as you can see here. And at a very basic level we can use the Warp tool that's the finger icon you see here on the toolbar, and this one allows us to literally smear the paint around. We can adjust the brush size if we'd like using the control ove...

Smearing with Liquify
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Smearing with Liquify provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Tim Grey as part of the Photoshop Creative Effects and Filters

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