A collection of short Photoshop and Illustrator projects and creative effects from computer graphics guru Deke McClelland.
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Dana Keller bridges the worlds of art and archival science by colorizing historical photographs—relying on research and Photoshop.
Katrin Eismann, teacher at the School of Visual Arts in NYC, shares some of her intoxicating early experiments with Photoshop and explains how she adapted her gonzo learning path into a career teaching the next generation of photographers and digital artists.
Discover how to use Photoshop layer comps to storyboard your interaction designs.
Learn to speed up your design and production time in this Photoshop tutorial with the use of Smart Objects.
Explores the creative and technical decisions involved in photographing textiles.
Learn how to style, light, and photograph jewelry, from rings to watches and more.
Leverage Smart Objects, clipping masks, and slices, in Photoshop and make graphics that will look razor sharp on any screen size.
Learn how to utilize actions and automation in Adobe Photoshop and Bridge to speed up your workflow.
Learn techniques in this Photoshop tutorial to make sprite sheet creation fast and versatile.
Simulate the look of anti-aliased fonts in your next website mockup with this Photoshop tutorial.
Transform color photographs into black and white with Lightroom and Photoshop.
The third installment of Bert Monroy's Dreamscapes series shows how to transport your photos into otherworldly territory, like an underwater coral reef, an enchanted forest, or even a menacing factory, all with Photoshop.
Learn to edit video and add custom graphics and animations to your projects in Photoshop CS6 with this Photoshop tutorial.
Join Bert Monroy in the second installment of his Dreamscapes series, and learn how to transform your photos into incredible scenes filled with imaginary creatures, ancient ruins, and more.
Learn how to restore damaged photos from the Photoshop senior product manager.
Learn to enhance fashion spreads with this Photoshop tutorial, while keeping the integrity of the original photos intact.
Build the foundation for mastering the art of fashion retouching, from a professional retoucher, in this photoshop tutorial.
Shows you how to use clipping masks to create interesting design effects in Photoshop, while leaving the original images unharmed and ready for further edits.
Learn how to shoot and edit green screen footage and images.
Shows how to use Photoshop to perform video editing tasks, such as lens correction, color grading, and more.
Photographer, author, and teacher Chris Orwig details a variety of Photoshop postprocessing techniques that enhance the authenticity and mood of an environmental portrait.
Examine all the components of a magazine cover—the page that brands and sells a magazine to readers.
Find out how to get Lightroom and Photoshop to communicate seamlessly and take advantage of each program's capabilities.
Take an unexciting photo and begin to transform it into an amazing dream sequence using compositing and painting techniques in Photoshop.
Learn the art and craft of creating inkjet prints that do justice to your photos and get the most out of your printer.
Essential techniques to create composites from multiple photos using Adobe Photoshop—from working around tricky exposure challenges to creating stronger group photos and crafting creative photo illustrations.
Provides a practical guide to enhancing photos with the most popular creative effects in Photoshop, from motion blur to HDR toning and digital infrared techniques.
Details the tools every photographer needs to retouch portraits to make them look their best while remaining authentic.
Reveals how to use Adobe Photoshop to enhance the color, contrast, and sharpness of a photograph.
Shows posing and composition techniques for capturing engaging portraits of couples, families, and other groups.
Reveals the importance of making precise selections and how to make them with the tools in Adobe Photoshop.
Teaches web design beginners how to turn their design in Photoshop into a fully functioning web site in Dreamweaver.
Explores the world of documentary storytelling, using various techniques in Adobe Photoshop and After Effects to transform damaged photos into brand-new works of art.
Shows how to create an area bubble infographic, or graphic representation of data.
Shows how to depict complex relationships in an easy-to-understand infographic, or graphic representation of data.
Covers the first steps in creating infographics, graphic representations of data—organizing sample data and preparing a wireframe.
Focuses on the different tools and features in Photoshop designed for choosing, applying, and editing color.
Shows how to select hair—down to the individual strands—and composite portraits against new backgrounds.
Introduces the skills needed to create photorealistic 3D creatures for film, video, and game production.
Explores blending options in Photoshop and shows how to use them to create sophisticated effects and seamless compositions.
Use some source images, a downloaded 3D object, and Photoshop's tools to create a striking composition.
Shows how to make selections, refine the selections with masks, and then combine them in new ways.
Covers the entire process of creating a digital drawing, from setting up a document and custom brushes to developing and fine-tuning the image itself.
Use Photoshop to restore, retouch, and enhance old photos.
Shows how to design a variety of vibrant 3D type effects in Photoshop Extended.
Create textures that create visual interest, heighten realism, and add dimension to Photoshop artwork.
Covers the ins and outs of creating professional designs and artwork using crisp, scalable vector graphics in Photoshop.
Shows how to create stunning imagery in Photoshop in the shortest time possible.
Transform photographs into paintings using the latest digital artist's tools in Photoshop.
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