In this tutorial, we will turn a typical portrait image to a fantastic typographic design using Adobe Photoshop. Note that in this technique, we are not just adding some text over images, we will actually be creating typographic brushes to be applied to our portrait for a more creative and customized typographic effect.
In this tutorial, I will show you the steps I took to create this Freestyle Human Portrait Manipulation in Photoshop with Brush Painting and Layer Masking. We will show you how you can apply brush painting and layer masking techniques to create unique and interesting effect for your portrait manipulation.
In this tutorial we will turn a photograph into an artistic portrait. We are going to use lots of advanced techniques like Pen tool for selections and masking, Mixer Brush tool for softening skin, and creating two pixel masks for the same layer to make a non-destructive reflection effect.
This tutorial uses some of the amazing new features of Photoshop CS5 and it covers every single step from start to finish. Letâ€™s get started!