How to Create an Old Photo Effect in Photoshop – Example: Old Stones | Photoshop Tutorial

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How to Create an Old Photo Effect in Photoshop – Example: Old Stones | Photoshop Tutorial This image is from the south of Ireland, a place called the ring of Dingle – an area that I regularly travel to for some days because the landscape is just so0 much different from the Dublin area. We do not really have mountains, just some hills, and the south is full of awesome landscape. For this image in particular, I didn’t actually have to do much. I arrived at a small beach just off the road and found the stones stapled in this way…

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Create a Mirror Effect in Photoshop – Example: London Operator | Photoshop Tutorial

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Create a Mirror Effect in Photoshop – Example: London Operator | Photoshop Tutorial Welcome back! Today it is time for some black and white action. While spending some days in London, I aimlessly wandered around to see what the city has to offer, photography wise. And I was not disappointed! When I saw this railway station, I right away thought about an image that is mirrored, with the man in the glass cubicle being some sort of operator. I did not have much time to stop, which is why I literally walked out on the road with heavy traffic, stopped…

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How to Use Photoshop CC – Example: London’s Fire Dancer | Photoshop Tutorial

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How to Use Photoshop CC – Example: London’s Fire Dancer | Photoshop Tutorial Welcome back! Today’s image comes from London, where I had the pleasure of staying for an extended weekend just some days ago. London, like most large cities, is a great place to stay, especially for photography purposes. There is always something going on for those willing to search for it! While I was walking through the city with some friends of mine, we ended up at a show from (what I call a) fire dancer. The man was incredible, and I spend a good 15 min there to observe…

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Landscape Photography – Example: The Road to Light | Photoshop Tutorial

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Landscape Photography – Example: The Road to Light | Photoshop Tutorial Welcome back! many moons ago I went to the south of Ireland with a friend of mine, Shane. It was a 4-day trip, where I had the pleasure to stop at so many great locations that I gathered about 30 GB of images – some of them rubbish, but so many of them just awesome. I guess it will take me another year or so to go through them all. So, in this particular image, we just escaped a rainy area and therefore had some great clouds when we…

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How to Use Photoshop to Edit Animals – Example: The Tigers of Ireland | Photoshop Tutorial

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How to Use Photoshop to Edit Animals – Example: The Tigers of Ireland | Photoshop Tutorial Welcome back! There are days, where flying away or making a huge trip is just not an option. In such instances, exploring local options is great – think about it, what is a place most cities have that you can go to? Yes, the zoo! One or twice a year I make my way to the zoo to have a relaxed day in the sun with some friends and some funny animals. Whether or not you like zoos, you gotta admit it is the…

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How to Remove Spots in Photoshop CC | Photoshop Quick Tip

How to Remove Spots in Photoshop CC | Photoshop Quick Tip Welcome back! When you are out there, fighting with the seasons trying to take the best image you can, you most likely find yourself in the situation where you have to change the lens. If this happens, then dust can land on your sensor – worst case! If this happens, you will see dark dots on your images; on all of them. It might also be that dirt just lands on your lens – same scenario. In any case, such dirt on images is not pleasant and we need…

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How to Create a Sunset Effect in Photoshop – Example: Irish Sunset | Photoshop Tutorial

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How to Create a Sunset Effect in Photoshop – Example: Irish Sunset | Photoshop Tutorial Welcome back! Once more, today is a day to create some magic. We all know how it can be to be on a little photo trip over the day, with the weather just not playing along! It is around early afternoon, everything is gray, and there is no time to wait around for the sunset in the hope that things will clear up. Well, today’s image is a perfect example for one of these days. I went to the south of Ireland some time ago, and…

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How to Create a Dark Vignette in Photoshop | Photoshop Quick Tip

3 Ways on How to Create a Dark Vignette in Photoshop | Photoshop Quick Tip Welcome back! Today I want to show Photoshop beginners three techniques to darken the edges of an image, or how to create a vignette. This is great whenever you wish to place attention on the center of the image rather than having everything equally lit. You will see this being done in many images, especially landscape images – have a look next time you look at some, hehe. So, let’s get started. Option One – Create a Vignette using the Camera Raw Filter (0:15 min) The…

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How to Change Blending Modes Fast in Photoshop | Photoshop Quick Tip

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How to Change Blending Modes Fast in Photoshop | Photoshop Quick Tip Welcome back! Today, I will share a neat trick that I realised not many people are using! To change blending modes fast in Photoshop can be useful for many situations – such as testing which blend mode to use. However, the problem is that changing the blending mode can take forever if you just want to go through them all quickly to see which one looks best for your image. Rejoice, there is a super simple solution for the guys that are in a hurry such as myself. For…

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How to Fix an Underexposed Photo in Photoshop – Example: Sunsets Center | Photoshop Tutorial

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How to Fix an Underexposed Photo in Photoshop – Example: Sunsets Center | Photoshop Tutorial Welcome back! Today’s image is all about working with underexposed images in Photoshop. Before we jump in and I tell you how to fix an underexposed Photo in Photoshop, let me tell you how the image came to be. Some of my friends and I recently spent some time in Utah, and of course, we visited all the national parks we could during our stay. One of them was the Arches National Park, a truly amazing place for a photographer. After spending the whole day…

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