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70+ Photoshop effects

Great 70+ Coolest Photoshop Photo Effects you can take into reference. Full list after jump.


  1. Mental Wave Explosion Effect

    How to create a crazy explosion, like a mix of Magneto’s ability with Peter Petrelli’s power.

  2. Realistic Water Reflection

    How to easily add a realistic water reflection to any photo.

  3. Displacement effects

    How to use a variety of filters and techniques to produce an image in an experimental style.

  4. Creating a Rocking Silhouette

    How to create a silhouette of a person taken from a normal photo, adding colorful light to it as if the light source is located behind this object.

  5. Adding Reflections To Sunglasses

    How to add reflections, or at least, different reflections, to sunglasses.

  6. Age Progression

    Go about aging a woman’s face in Photoshop.

  7. Alien Invasion

  1. Make Photos More Suggestive

    Learn how to make the model in this tutorial more suggestive with awesome curves

  2. Halftone Dots and Linear Light

    A very cool linear light halftone dot effect in less than 2 minutes.

  3. Retro Comic Book Effect

    Creating a old comic book effect for your photos.

    Retro Comic Book Effect

  4. Add Realistic Rainbow To A Photo

    Easily add a rainbow, even a double rainbow, to a photo.

  1. Bringing a Stone Statue to Life

    How to take a stone statue and alter it to look life-like.

  2. Changing Hair Color

  3. Photo Edit Color Effects

  4. Add Another Dimension

    Create stunning effects using glows.

  5. Crack and Peel

  6. Cool Halftone Effect

    How to create halftone patterns and creatively cut up an image of a model holding a boombox.

  7. Creating Energy Spheres

  8. Devil’s Eyes

    How to make eyes look more sinister

  9. Dynamic Lightning

    How to spice up a fairly dull and flat photograph.

  10. Eery-Eye Photo Manipulation

  11. Expressive lighting effects

    How to go about combining several lighting techniques

  12. Fantasy Art

  13. Fiery Photoshop Space Explosion

    Creating a spectacular space scene featuring two planets colliding.

  14. Color Hair Locks

    Getting the hair colored in just few minutes.

  15. Beautiful Lady Effect

  16. How to turn your photo into movie-like effect

  17. Mosaic, Fill A Photo With Photos

    Create a bit of an optical illusion, filling one photo with many smaller photos, or at least, many copies of a couple of smaller photos.

  18. Photoshop Effects: Focus With Light

    How to add focus to an image with light, using Photoshop’s Lighting Effects filter and multiple light sources.

  19. Zombie

    Turning Mandy Moore or anyone into zombie.

  20. Super Slick Dusky Lighting Effects

    Put together a sunset image mixing some vector shapes and dusky lighting effects to produce a slick image that would make a nice album cover for a chillout mix!

  21. Transform a person into an alien

    How to create a very cool looking alien using Adobe Photoshop

  22. Seriously Cool Photoshop Explosion Effect

    How to break apart a body, then add some awesome lighting and glow, and nopattern style, to finish the image off.

  23. Reflective Bubble

  24. How to Make Circle Pixels (Pop-art Style)

  25. Easy Watercolor Painting Effect

    How to easily make a photo look more like a watercolor painting.

  26. Watercolor Effect

  27. Realistic Tattoos

    This tutorial uses a few basic photoshop techniques, masking, color adjustment, liquify and the resize and transformation tools.

  28. Robotic Frog

    How to take a regular frog and opened him up to reveal a mechanical skeleton.

  29. Using Ink Drops in Your Digital Compositions

    This tutorial demonstrates techniques to creatively work ink drops into your compositions.

  30. Fairy Night Eye

    How to correct the photos’ colors, change the eyes color, work with the layers, applying ready brushes and designs, create your own design and to picture the stars.

  31. Make your image look awesome with a few light effects

  32. Compositing with Adjustment Layers

    Created a dark and mysterious scene with a young girl paused in an eerily calm storm.

  33. Add A Sparkle Trail To A Photo

    How to add a sparkle trail to a photo

  34. Adding Light Streaks To A Photo

    How to add colorful streaks of light to a photo.

  35. Make Perfume Commercial

    How to make your very own fragrance advertisements.

  36. Colorful Picture Style

    Make a strong impression to a picture by using color blend techniques

  37. Electrifying Energy Beams

    Great effect that will bring some energy to your subject.

  38. The little mermaid Photo Effects

    Learn to improve the quality of the picture, create the effect of scales on the human skin, create the model’s make-up, change the color of her hair.

  39. Coldplay / Apple Style Portrait

    How to create a portrait based on the style of the latest Coldplay / Apple Ad featuring “Viva la Vida” from Coldplay

  40. The Making of Mystic

    Nik Ainley walks us through the process of making a spectacular image.

  41. How to make your own vector portraits

  42. Photo Editing / Retouching

    Basic editing tutorial using adobe Photoshop.

  43. Blue glow dreamy portrait

    Make a dreamy portrait by playing with glow and colours.

  44. Fire Lines Tutorial

    How to create creative and stylish fire lines in 10 easy steps.

  45. Creating light motion trails & glowing sparks

    A technique often used in advertising these days, is these glowing lines. They look like light motion trails. If you ever wondered how to create these kind of lines, here is how I do it…

  46. Lighting effects in Photoshop

    Creative lighting can make all the difference to your photos – here’s how to jazz it up a little.

  47. Sin City Photo Effect

    How to get that Sin City look in your image.

  48. Creating a Vector Composite Effect from a Photo

    How to take an image, in this case a woman’s face, and give the appearance that it is entirely composed of vector shapes.

  49. Photo to Pencil Sketch

    Convert photo to pencil sketch effect in Photoshop.

  50. Creating your own Fairytale Scene

  51. Giving a Mafia-Look to a Business Photo

  52. Dirty Grunge Poster

    This tutorial will show you how to change your images into a cool dirty grunge design, which could be used for posters, prints, CD covers, etc.

  53. A Rather Different Photo Collage

  54. Urban-Style Piece of Artwork

    How to create a dirty, urban style image using both well known techniques as well as a few new ones.

  55. The Ocean Girl Photo Effect

    Learn how to create an ocean girl artwork by combining some stocks and blending techniques.

  56. The Guitar Photo Effect

  57. Make photos sparkle

    From fashion shots to portraits, here’s how to add a touch of magic with Photoshop lighting effects.

  58. Good and Evil Photo Effect

    How to take an image and split it into two personalities.

  59. Desaturated ‘Gothic’ Look

    Style Kruella (or anyone) in a vaguely ‘Underworld’ desaturated blue style for that traditional ‘goth’ look.

  60. How to make your Twins (Clones)

  1. How To Make Digital Photos Look Like Lomo Photography

    Take a digital photo and make it Lomoified

Dark Art Picture Style

How to combine some stocks and Photoshop techniques to make an amazing dark art picture style.

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