Photoshop Tutorial: Super-Quick Way to Create a Stipple Portrait!

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to quickly and easily create the look of an ink stipple effect from photos. Open a photo you’d like to use for this project. It can be color or black and white. You’ll have the best results if there’s a good amount of contrast on your subject. First, go to Image, Mode and click “Grayscale”, even if your photo is black and white. If you see

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Unusual Slider to Create Painterly Effect in Photoshop!

Who said that you have to use a feature the way it was supposed to be used? Well, today I’m going to share with you one slider that you can use to create a soft, beautiful painterly effect. And guess what? That slider was not created to do anything like this at all. But it works. And that’s all we need to know. So, without any further ado, let’s get started. Back at it again in the wonderful world of

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Photoshop Tutorial: How to Transform Yourself into a Marble, Sculpture Bust!

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how create classical, marble busts from photos. The photos can be black and white, continuous tone or color. I provided these images for you to download, so you can follow along. Their links are located in the video description or project files. I’ll use this one for this video. Open a photo of someone who’s facing you and is lit from the front. It’s important that the

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Photoshop Tutorial: How to Quickly Smooth Skin and Remove Blemishes & Scars

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to create smooth, blemish-free skin from a photo. This isn’t update of a tutorial I did on an earlier version of Photoshop. Open a photo you’d like to retouch. I downloaded this one from Shutterstock.com. The first step is to make a selection of your subject’s skin. There are many ways to do this, so choose the method that works best for you. For example, you

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Photoshop Tutorial: How to Transform a Photo into a Brick Wall Portrait

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to paint a portrait onto a brick wall from a photo. I downloaded this brick wall texture from GraphicStock.com. which allows you to download unlimited images, icons, backgrounds and much more. for seven days. I included a link in the description that’ll give you a huge discount on a yearly membership. You should check it out. We want our portrait to wrap around the contours of

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Photoshop Tutorial: How to Retouch Skin Flawlessly with Frequency Separation

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how an effective technique for retouching skin that retains the skin’s texture, while it removes skin blotches and imperfections. This technique is called, “Frequency Separation”. Before we begin, if you enjoy my tutorials, show your support by becoming a patron to Blue Lightning TV. Go to patreon.com/bluelightningtv (all one word) or simply click the link in this video’s description, which is below the title of this video.

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