In this tutorial I’ll show you how to create a retro desaturation photo effect in Photoshop CS6. Final Image Tutorial Details Program : Photoshop CS6 + Estimated Completion Time : 15 minutes Difficulty : Beginner Resources Model (my photo) Texture from Lost and Taken Step 1 The first step is to open model.jpg up in [...]
If you use filters in Photoshop CS6, Creative Cloud (CC) or CC2014 you may notice that some of your old favorites are missing. Some (sadly) are gone forever, and others are just less easy to find. So, here’s what you need to know about...Show More Summary
If you’re looking to use some creative enhancements on your photos in Photoshop CS6 or CC then the new Color Lookup adjustment is one to consider. The Color Lookup adjustment is used to remap the colors in an image to a set of colors that comes pre-configured and stored inside a color table file. Show More Summary
In this Photoshop tutorial we will study the blending modes belonging to the Lighten Group. Tutorial Details Program: Adobe Photoshop CS6 (CS3+ versions will work as well) Estimated Completion Time: 50 minutes Difficulty: Intermediate...Show More Summary
Camera Raw 8.4 is now available as a final release for Photoshop CS6 and Photoshop CC. Lightroom 5.4 is also now on Adobe.com and available through the update mechanism in the application. The updates include bug fixes, new features,...Show More Summary
In this Photoshop tutorial I will introduce you to the wonderful world of blending modes. Tutorial Details Program: Adobe Photoshop CS6 (CS3+ versions will work as well) Estimated Completion Time: 30 minutes Difficulty: Beginner Resources Beach Intro to Blending Modes So, what are blending modes? Well, when I first met them, they were this shady […]
While most photo editing programs have a dedicated and easily discoverable Straighten tool, Photoshop does not and never has had. Instead, prior to Photoshop version CS6, it was notoriously difficult to straighten a photo. This all changed...Show More Summary
The 3D environment in Photoshop CS6+ provides a variety of options and settings to help you create amazing 3D text effects easily. This tutorial will show you how you can play around with the different settings to create a simple, yet sophisticated, metallic text effect. Final Image Tutorial Details Program: Adobe Photoshop CS6 Extended Estimated […]
Just yesterday, the team at Adobe made their latest updates for Camera Raw and DNG Converter available for Photoshop CS6 and Creative Cloud. For CS6, Camera Raw 8.4 consists of updates in camera support, bug fixes, and lens profile support. For CC, however, there’s a few new features we can look forward to. Before diving [...]Show More Summary
New on Adobe Labs is the latest candidate for Adobe Camera Raw (v. 8.4) for both Photoshop CS6 and Photoshop CC. Be advised, though, that if you're still using OS X v10.6.8, or if you are using Windows XP or Vista, do not download the new build as this release will not be compatible with your system. Either stay with ACR 8.3 or update your OS.
Adobe on Friday pushed out release candidates for Camera Raw 8.4 and DNG Converter 8.4, with notable inclusions to the Photoshop CS6 and CC tools being a new "before and after" preview system, additional lens support and numerous bug fixes.
The latest version of the Photoshop Automator Actions collection, version 5.0.7 is now compatible with Photoshop CC, in addition to CS4, CS5, CS5.5, and CS6. All users will want to upgrade, though, since the new version includes important bug fixes to file naming and the Edit IPTC Info action. Requires Snow Leopard, Lion, Mountain Lion […]
Guest post by Jeff Colburn As most photographers know, Adobe is moving all of its software to the Creative Cloud, or CC. Some people call it the Captive Cloud. That means that Photoshop CS6 and Lightroom 5 will be the last versions you can buy on disk, and have as a “Perpetual License.” Currently, you […]
In this tutorial we will transform a regular photo into a pencil drawing (or sketch if you want). Final Image Tutorial Details Program: Photoshop CC, Photoshop CS6, Photoshop CS5 Estimated Completion Time: 30 minutes Difficulty: Beginner Resources Girls Pencil Step 1 Open image “Girls”. Desaturate the image by adding a Hue/Saturation adjustment layer (Layer > […]
In this Photoshop tutorial we will add snow to a photo. The following steps are easy to follow and you can use them on any photo. Final Image Tutorial Details Program: Adobe Photoshop CC, Photoshop CS6, Photoshop CS5 Estimated Completion Time: 45 minutes Difficulty: Beginner Resources Cabin Step 1 Open image “Cabin”. Step 2 Create […]
Adobe has announced the final versions of Camera Raw and DNG Converter 8.3, along with Lightroom 5.3. Different versions for ACR 8.3 are available for Photoshop CC and Photoshop CS6 - both from Adobe.com and through the update mechanisms in the software. Show More Summary
In this Photoshop tutorial we will change day into night in a photo by using some simple techniques. Final Image Tutorial Details Program: Adobe Photoshop CC, Photoshop CS6, Photoshop CS5 Estimated Completion Time: 45 minutes Difficulty: Beginner Resources School Moon Step 1 Open image “House”. Let’s darken the image a little bit with curves. Create […]
Adobe has issued Camera Raw and DNG Converter 8.3 release candidates, along with a similar preliminary version of Lightroom 5.3. ACR 8.3 is designed as different versions for Photoshop CC and Photoshop CS6. DNG Converter is available for free for users of older versions of Photoshop. Show More Summary
Photoshop Elements 12 has easy organizing and online sharing tools. It also has more practical tweaks such as Pet Red-eye Reduction, the Content Aware Move tool from Photoshop CS6 and a guide for restoring old photos.
In this tutorial, we will explain how to use the vector editing and 3D capabilities of Photoshop to create rubber and glass 3D text. In the process, we will show you how to create the materials, modify the lighting, render the scene, and finally, how to enhance the color of the final result. Show More Summary