Photoshop

Adding a Watercolor & Canvas Effect to a Photo in Photoshop

Adding a Watercolor & Canvas Effect to a Photo in Photoshop

In this tutorial I show how to use the Photoshop Watercolor and Texturizer filters to create a painterly effect with a canvas texture on a photo. View the other video tutorials in this series: How to Apply Textures to Photos in Photoshop How to Apply a Texture Image to a Photo in Photoshop to Create […]

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Using a Photoshop Blending Mode to Add Texture to a Photo of a Model

Using a Photoshop Blending Mode to Add Texture to a Photo of a Model

In this tutorial I show a process for overlaying a note paper texture onto a photo of a model. View the other video tutorials in this series: How to Apply Textures to Photos in Photoshop How to Apply a Texture Image to a Photo in Photoshop to Create a Weathered Look Applying a Texture in […]

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Easy Technique for Adding a Lighting Effect to a Photo in Photoshop

Easy Technique for Adding a Lighting Effect to a Photo in Photoshop

In this video tutorial I demonstrate an easy technique to add a lighting effect using Photoshop’s Soft Light layer blending mode. View the other video tutorials in this series: How to Apply Textures to Photos in Photoshop How to Apply a Texture Image to a Photo in Photoshop to Create a Weathered Look Applying a […]

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Applying a Texture in Photoshop to Create an Aged Look in a Photo

Applying a Texture in Photoshop to Create an Aged Look in a Photo

In this tutorial I show a process that can be used to create a weathered, aged look in Photoshop. I use a texture image which I apply as a layer mask and then I make some final edits with a Hue/Saturation adjustment layer. View the other video tutorials in this series: How to Apply Textures […]

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How to Apply a Texture Image to a Photo in Photoshop to Create a Weathered Look

How to Apply a Texture Image to a Photo in Photoshop to Create a Weathered Look

In this tutorial, the second in a series of six videos, I demonstrate a process for creating an aged, weathered appearance on a photo of a train locomotive. In the first post I give an overview of the images in the series and I show how to add noise to a photo for a stylistic […]

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Lightroom

Lightroom – Photoshop Non-Destructive Workflow

Lightroom – Photoshop Non-Destructive Workflow

Photoshop recently got an upgrade called Linked Smart Objects which gets us closer to a true non-destructive workflow between Lightroom and Photoshop. Until now I’ve chosen not to use Lightroom as a part of my regular Photoshop workflow because of the lack of a true non-destructive workflow. Last  June I tried out the then-new versions […]

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Photoshop CC – Lightroom 5 Workflow

Photoshop CC – Lightroom 5 Workflow

There is no true round-trip workflow between Photoshop CC and Lightroom 5 but I will present the best available workflow between the two programs.

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Photoshop – Lightroom Non-Destructive Workflow

Photoshop – Lightroom Non-Destructive Workflow

A true non-destructive, round-trip workflow between Lightroom and Photoshop may be just around the corner with the new Photoshop CC and Lightroom 5.

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A Few Nice Things About Lightroom

A Few Nice Things About Lightroom

Instead of complaining about compatibility problems between Lightroom and Photoshop this time I actually have a few nice things to say about Lightroom.

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Lightroom vs. Photoshop, Part 2

Lightroom vs. Photoshop, Part 2

This post details the difficulties I experienced in figuring out a good Lightroom-Photoshop workflow and illustrates some of the workarounds I devised.

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Keeping Creative Vision Alive

Keeping Creative Vision Alive

| June 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Today marks the one-year anniversary of my ambulance ride to the emergency room with a 105° fever and a bacterial infection. After four days in the hospital and several months of recuperating I was eventually grateful to have regained my full strength and stamina. But the aftermath of that experience has stayed with me mentally […]

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Adding a Watercolor & Canvas Effect to a Photo in Photoshop

Adding a Watercolor & Canvas Effect to a Photo in Photoshop

| June 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

In this tutorial I show how to use the Photoshop Watercolor and Texturizer filters to create a painterly effect with a canvas texture on a photo. View the other video tutorials in this series: How to Apply Textures to Photos in Photoshop How to Apply a Texture Image to a Photo in Photoshop to Create […]

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Using a Photoshop Blending Mode to Add Texture to a Photo of a Model

Using a Photoshop Blending Mode to Add Texture to a Photo of a Model

| June 14, 2014 | 3 Comments

In this tutorial I show a process for overlaying a note paper texture onto a photo of a model. View the other video tutorials in this series: How to Apply Textures to Photos in Photoshop How to Apply a Texture Image to a Photo in Photoshop to Create a Weathered Look Applying a Texture in […]

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