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How To Create A Beautiful Sunset Over A Hill - Photoshop Tutorial

In this tutorial, I will show you how to use a series of images to make a beautiful, sunset over a hill. We will also add an old abandoned boat to increase the atmosphere. This is a tutorial guided for beginners or intermediate Photoshop followers. We'll be using the following tools:

* Transform Tool.
* [...]
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Written by: George55
Score: 8.22 / 10
Views: 81044
Tags:boatoldsunset

How To Create A Beautiful Indian Sunset Scenery - Photoshop Tutorial

In this tutorial, I will guide you to create a beautiful sunset, in a rocky scene with teepees. We will use the pictures provided by Lelaina, member of pxleyes, and the picture of a teepee provided by pxleyes for a contest.
We also use The Dodge and Burn Tools, as well as Color Balance and curves, to achieve [...]
submitted: 5 years and 1679 days ago


Written by: George55
Score: 9.31 / 10
Views: 143731
Tags:indianscenerysunsetteepee

Create an Underwater Scene with Sunrays - Photoshop Tutorial

This is a very simple way of creating an underwater image with sunlights shining through.
submitted: 5 years and 1750 days ago


Written by: ponti55
Score: 8.71 / 10
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Misty Morning - Photoshop Tutorial

With the help of Photoshop, you can not only edit photos and images, but also to create a very realistic picture.

[b]1. Create a new image[/b] from the menu [b]File > New...[/b] (Ctrl + N)
Width: 1920px Height: 1200px, 72 pixels per inch.

[b] 2. Fill the image gradient background.[/b]
Choose Gradient tool [b](Press G)[/b]
In the upper panel settings click on the imgnail of the gradient.

[center][img]http://j-studio.org/uploads/posts/2011-03/1301580854_mistymorning_2.jpg[/img][/center]

For our image fits the pattern "Chrome"

[center][img]http://j-studio.org/uploads/posts/2011-03/1301580848_mistymorning_1.jpg[/img][/center]

We arrange the colors by double clicking the left mouse button on the color slider in the following order (from left to right)
#a1b1ca (Sky)
#ffc16e
#d38844 (Reed)
#c48446 (River)
#141412

The color code is entered here

[center][img]http://j-studio.org/uploads/posts/2011-03/1301580982_mistymorning_3.jpg[/img][/center]

Press and hold the left mouse button at the top of the workspace, and then we press the "Shift" key and hold the mouse down the line, after the release the left mouse button to fill.

[center][img]http://j-studio.org/uploads/posts/2011-03/1301580934_mistymorning_4.jpg[/img][/center]

[b]2. Create a new layer on which we will settle the "Sun" [/b]

[center][img]http://j-studio.org/uploads/posts/2011-03/1301580949_mistymorning_5.jpg[/img][/center]

Will create a circle of white color, add effects to it. Right click the layer imgnail and select Blending Options...

[center][img]http://j-studio.org/uploads/posts/2011-03/1301580920_mistymorning_6.jpg[/img][/center]

Settings are as follows:

[b]Outer Glow[/b]
Blend Mode: Normal
Opacity: 100%
Noise: 0%
color: #feffac
Technique: Softer
Spread: 0%
Size: 155px
Contour: Default
Range: 40%
Jitter: 0%

[center][img]http://j-studio.org/uploads/posts/2011-03/1301580945_mistymorning_7.jpg[/img][/center]

[b]Inner Glow[/b]
All settings by defaults, only change
Blending mode: Normal
Color: #fff7c4
Elements Size: 43px

[center][img]http://j-studio.org/uploads/posts/2011-03/1301580966_mistymorning_8.jpg[/img][/center]

We get here is the sun

[center][img]http://j-studio.org/uploads/posts/2011-03/1301580928_mistymorning_9.jpg[/img][/center]

[b]3. Let's create a layer of reeds.[/b]

[center][img]http://j-studio.org/uploads/posts/2011-03/1301581005_mistymorning_9_1.jpg[/img][/center]

Choosing a set of brushes

[center][img]http://j-studio.org/uploads/posts/2011-03/1301580981_mistymorning_10.jpg[/img][/center]

Select brush "close cross hatch"

[center][img]http://j-studio.org/uploads/posts/2011-03/1301581144_mistymorning_11.jpg[/img][/center]

In setting the brush mode [b]Dual Brush[/b]
Spacing: 25%
Scatter: 0%
Count: 1

[center][img]http://j-studio.org/uploads/posts/2011-03/1301581274_mistymorning_11_1.jpg[/img][/center]

Color for the brush, I took #5e3e1c [img]http://j-studio.org/uploads/posts/2011-03/1301581293_mistymorning_12.jpg[/img]

Now changing the size of the brush draw a line rushes, by pressing [b]"["[/b] and [b]"]"[/b]

[center][img]http://j-studio.org/uploads/posts/2011-03/1301581305_mistymorning_13.jpg[/img][/center]

[b]Apply Filter > Blur > Motion Blur...[/b]

[center][img]http://j-studio.org/uploads/posts/2011-03/1301581276_mistymorning_14.jpg[/img][/center]

[center][img]http://j-studio.org/uploads/posts/2011-03/1301581277_mistymorning_15.jpg[/img][/center]

Take the Brush tool (press B), and set in the settings

[b]Brush Tip Shape [/b]
Size: 3px
Spacing: 60%

[b]Dual Brush[/b]
Spacing: 80%
Scatter: 0%
Count: 1

[center][img]http://j-studio.org/uploads/posts/2011-03/1301581293_mistymorning_17.jpg[/img][/center]

Draw the coastline, with the [b]Pen tool (press P)[/b].
Brush color #f8c27a

[center][img]http://j-studio.org/uploads/posts/2011-03/1301581261_mistymorning_16.jpg[/img][/center]

Right-click on the workspace.

Select [b]Stroke Path...[/b]

[center][img]http://j-studio.org/uploads/posts/2011-03/1301581293_mistymorning_18.jpg[/img][/center]

Select Brush and activate checkbox [b]Simulate Pressure[/b]

[center][img]http://j-studio.org/uploads/posts/2011-03/1301581311_mistymorning_19.jpg[/img][/center]

Obtain the shoreline

[center][img]http://j-studio.org/uploads/posts/2011-03/1301581304_mistymorning_20.jpg[/img][/center]

With the tools [b]"Dodge Tool"[/b] and [b]"Burn Tool"[/b] are doing uneven illumination of reeds. I used the settings [b]"Midtones"[/b] in the top toolbar.

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[b]4. Let's create a reflection of the sun in the water.[/b] Duplicate the existing layer [b]"Sun"[/b]
Right click on the layer name and select [b]Duplicate Layer...[/b]

[center][img]http://j-studio.org/uploads/posts/2011-03/1301581297_mistymorning_21.jpg[/img][/center]

Name the layer [b]"Sun copy"[/b]
Transform the new layer to a smart object.
[b]Layer > Smart Objects > Convert to Smart Object[/b]

[center][img]http://j-studio.org/uploads/posts/2011-03/1301581280_mistymorning_22.jpg[/img][/center]

[b]Select Layer > Layer style > Blending Options...[/b]

[b]Outer Glow[/b]
Color: #ffff3e
Size: 250px

[center][img]http://j-studio.org/uploads/posts/2011-03/1301581257_mistymorning_23.jpg[/img][/center]

Reduce the size of the sun, about one-third, you can even double. And a little squashed vertically. Actions are performed in the [b]"Free Transform"[/b] (shortcut Ctrl + T)

[center][img]http://j-studio.org/uploads/posts/2011-03/1301581307_mistymorning_24.jpg[/img][/center]

[b]5. Create a layer "Fog".[/b]

[center][img]http://j-studio.org/uploads/posts/2011-03/1301581326_mistymorning_25.jpg[/img][/center]

In the color palette [img]http://j-studio.org/uploads/posts/2011-03/1301581312_mistymorning_26.jpg[/img] set the foreground color of light gray background - white.

[b]Use Filter > Render > Clouds[/b]
Peel using the [b]"Eraser"[/b] tool upper and lower part.

Brush Properties
Size: 1000px
Hardness: 0%

Leaving only the central strip of fog.
Set the type of blending: Divide

[center][img]http://j-studio.org/uploads/posts/2011-03/1301581237_mistymorning_27.jpg[/img][/center]

[b]Apply Filter > Blur > Motion Blur...[/b] this time on the horizontal

[center][img]http://j-studio.org/uploads/posts/2011-03/1301581254_mistymorning_28.jpg[/img][/center]

[b]6. Duplicate the layer with the fog.[/b]
Set the type of blending: Pin Light, Transparency - 60%

[center][img]http://j-studio.org/uploads/posts/2011-03/1301581269_mistymorning_29.jpg[/img][/center]
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[b]7. Create a new layer called "Forest".[/b]
Set the type of blending: Brightness.

[center][img]http://j-studio.org/uploads/posts/2011-03/1301581432_mistymorning_32.jpg[/img][/center]
[b](Press B)[/b] select brush "Rough Wash" set "М Brushes"
Color: #4a2b09

[center][img]http://j-studio.org/uploads/posts/2011-03/1301581397_mistymorning_31.jpg[/img][/center]

Change settings brush

[center][img]http://j-studio.org/uploads/posts/2011-03/1301581321_mistymorning_31_1.jpg[/img][/center]
[center][img]http://j-studio.org/uploads/posts/2011-03/1301581368_mistymorning_31_2.jpg[/img][/center]

The lower part of trees, obliterated the Eraser tool, to give the appearance of fog
Size is arbitrary. Hardness: 0%

[center][img]http://j-studio.org/uploads/posts/2011-03/1301581424_mistymorning_33.jpg[/img][/center]

[b]8. Add a layer call it "Village"[/b] Opacity: 50%

[center][img]http://j-studio.org/uploads/posts/2011-03/1301581480_mistymorning_34.jpg[/img][/center]

You can paint them with the figures [b](Press U)[/b] followed by transformation [b](Ctrl+T)[/b] or [b]Pen Tool (Press P)[/b]. Then all the layers, with the figures for houses merged into one and treated the [b]"Eraser"[/b] tool. Remove the lower parts of houses (as well as removed on the "Forest") this gives the effect of enveloping mist.
Brush Color: #bf906c

[center][img]http://j-studio.org/uploads/posts/2011-03/1301581486_mistymorning_35.jpg[/img][/center]

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[b]9. Distant horizon.[/b] Add a new layer. Paint brush on it "sumi2"

[center][img]http://j-studio.org/uploads/posts/2011-03/1301581408_mistymorning_36.jpg[/img][/center]

Color: #cb9c6c

[center][img]http://j-studio.org/uploads/posts/2011-03/1301581421_mistymorning_37.jpg[/img][/center]

[b]10. Final stage. Strengthening sunlight.[/b] Duplicate the layer with the reflection of the sun in the water [b]"Sun Copy"[/b].
And again, we use the well-known to us [b]Filter > Blur Motion[/b]

[center][img]http://j-studio.org/uploads/posts/2011-03/1301581414_mistymorning_38.jpg[/img][/center]

Layers have to be in the following order

[center][img]http://j-studio.org/uploads/posts/2011-03/1301581447_mistymorning_39.jpg[/img][/center]

[b]11. Lapping the shoreline.[/b] is produced using tool [b]"Smudge"[/b]

Make a blur on the [b]"Reed"[/b] gently wiping the border, taking away too much sharpness, a previously created line.

[center][img]http://j-studio.org/uploads/posts/2011-03/1301581403_mistymorning_40.jpg[/img][/center]

Final result

[center][img]http://j-studio.org/uploads/posts/2011-03/1301581411_mistymorning_41.jpg[/img][/center]


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Create a Scenic Sun Rise - Photoshop Tutorial

In this tutorial, we will learn how to create a scenic sun rise to an image in Photoshop using different kinds of filters.


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How to get Beautiful Purple-Grad Sunset Colors in Seconds - Photoshop Tutorial

What do you do with boring daylight photos? Here’s a color effect you can add in seconds with Lightroom! This Lightroom tutorial will show you how to do this with just a warm white balance, purple gradual filter, and a little split toning.


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Dramatic Sunset Silhouette - Photoshop Tutorial

In this tutorial I will be showing you how to create a dramatic silhouette styled sunset. This is an intermediate level tutorial so some steps can be a little tricky, but as long as you now how to use the pen tool you should do just fine.


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A Heroes Style Eclipse - Photoshop Video Tutorial

If you've ever seen the show Heroes then you'll no doubt remember the stunning eclipse intro. It's only a few seconds long, but in my opinion it's one of the best intros on television, mainly due to its simplicity and its stunning design. In this tutorial, we learn how to recreate that solar eclipse image in a slightly retro style using nothing but photoshop.


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How to Create Sunglasses Reflection - Photoshop Video Tutorial

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