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Friday, February 25th, 2011 | Author:

Scoring baskets like Michael Jordan might not be easy but creating a great looking basketball player in half tone shading is much easier with the help of amazing Photoshop Tricks. Within a span of time, you will be able to create a top-notch basketball player in just twenty steps with an immensely helpful Photoshop Tutorial.

Let’s start from a regular image and Lichtenstein it up!

Photoshop Befor After Effect

Step 1:

Take an image of a person playing basket ball and open it in Photoshop. Please respect copyright laws. Select Pen Tool to make a path around the player’s image. Copy “Ctrl+J” the layer.

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Step 2:

Go to Image > Adjustment > Threshold and set the Threshold Level = 97 to make the image black and white as shown in the screenshot.

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Step 3:

Make a selection around the image by clicking on the image layer while holding down the “Ctrl” key. Open a new layer and rename it, Skin. Choose Foreground Color as #ffcc99 and fill it in the player’s skin using Brush Tool as shown in the screenshot. more…

Friday, February 04th, 2011 | Author:

How fascinated we all are by these half human, half fish creatures they call as mermaids, and how immensely wonderful it would be if we could turn ourselves and our loved ones into mermaids. With the amazing Photoshop tricks that are taught here, you can actually do that in a snap. And the fun just doesn’t just end there. There’s so much more you can do with the help of a number of such interesting and immensely helpful Photoshop tutorials.

Here’s how you can change a woman into a mermaid in 20 easy steps:

Mermaid Effect

Step 1

Take an image of a woman reclining on a chair and open in Photoshop. Please respect copyright laws.

Step 2

Select Pen Tool to create a path around her.

Step 3

Convert the path into a selection by pressing (Ctrl+Enter) and copy (Ctrl+J) the Layer 1. Go to Edit > Transform > Flip Horizontal. more…