Creating a Masking Effect Tutorial by iAPDesign

Creating a Masking Effect Tutorial by iAPDesign



Alright guys, I will show you right now how to make a simple masking effects tutorial in Photoshop CS5 by iapdesign.  Actually this tutorial is kinda easy to do, you just need to be creative and enjoy what you are doing.

 



So lets start!

 

Here is the Final Image that we’re going to do today! Simple Masking Effect – Capri Sun.

Creating a Masking Effect Tutorial by iAPDesign

Creating a Masking Effect Tutorial by iAPDesign


Requirements for this tutorial:

 

1. A stock photo of any pictures of your choice. I used the photo from deviantart by 7Roses1BrokenHeart (Just click the name) if you want to used the same photo.

2. A splat brushes, there are so many splat brush you can choose just look at the deviant art.

STEP 1.

Open a New Document in Photoshop, I used 640×480 pixels for this tutorial. And the Resolution is 100. And begin to create a new Layer.

Creating a Masking Effect Tutorial by iAPDesign

Creating a Masking Effect Tutorial by iAPDesign


STEP 2

Get your Gradient tool (G) setup the color to the image below. Apply it now in your bg layer.

Creating a Masking Effect Tutorial by iAPDesign

Creating a Masking Effect Tutorial by iAPDesign

Creating a Masking Effect Tutorial by iAPDesign

Creating a Masking Effect Tutorial by iAPDesign

And add some highlights in your background by adding some dark color. See the image below. And group it by a folder named bg.

Newest Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop March 2011

Newest Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop March 2011

STEP 3

Now let’s create a splatter, create new layer and your chosen splat brush use it. Just place it in the center of your newly created layer. See the image below on what it will look like.

Creating a Masking Effect Tutorial by iAPDesign

Creating a Masking Effect Tutorial by iAPDesign

STEP 4

Now let’s add the stock photo that we use or any photo you want to used. Drag it to the main document and you will that the stock photo of the girl is above of our SPLAT layer.

So here it comes the masking effect, hover your mouse in the middle of the the Splat layer and the Stock layer while pressing Alt then click it with your left mouse. See the Image below.

Creating a Masking Effect Tutorial by iAPDesign

Creating a Masking Effect Tutorial by iAPDesign

STEP 5

Just add some drop shadow in your Splat Layer using the blending option. See the configuration below..

Creating a Masking Effect Tutorial by iAPDesign

Creating a Masking Effect Tutorial by iAPDesign

So that’s it guys,

Simple Masking Effect using Photoshop CS5 by iapdesign.com. Share it guys to your friend. 🙂

FINAL IMAGE

Creating a Masking Effect Tutorial by iAPDesign

Creating a Masking Effect Tutorial by iAPDesign

Newest Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop March 2011

Newest Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop March 2011

It’s almost 2 weeks i’m not posting in my blog because i’m kinda busy in my work but anyway, I have fresh tutorials that i collected from different sources for photo manipulation tutorials this march 2011.

I hope it helps you to know new techniques in creating a stunning design from a stock photo.

Here are the Newest Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop March 2011

1).Create a Mysterious Fashion Photo Manipulation in Photoshop

In this tutorial you’ll learn how to use different custom brushes to create stormy weather and other techniques to manipulate photo.

Newest Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop March 2011

Newest Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop March 2011

2).Photo Manipulation – “Surreal Bubbles”

In this tutorial i will show you a technique how to create surreal bubbles & items and realistic reflections on the water.

Newest Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop March 2011

Newest Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop March 2011

3).Create an Alien Invasion Photo Manipulation in Photoshop

Creating a destruction scene is a very challenging part in any manipulation because it involves a lot of attention in details, perspective and proper use of images to achieve the best result.

Newest Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop March 2011

Newest Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop March 2011

4).Creating the Eerie Photo-Manipulation ‘Captive’

Newest Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop March 2011

Newest Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop March 2011

5).Create an Elegant Fantasy Photo-manipulation

In this tutorial you will master a multitude of powerful new features and techniques in Photoshop cs5 to create a striking fantasy photo-manipulation.

Newest Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop March 2011

Newest Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop March 2011

6).Urban Wasteland Photo Manipulation

In this tutorial you will learn how to create a stock photo to a realistic scene using photoshop manipulation.

Newest Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop March 2011

Newest Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop March 2011

7).How To Create A Chilling Photo Manipulation

Newest Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop March 2011

Newest Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop March 2011

8).Creating Different Elemental Effects

In this tutorial you will learn how to create different elemental effects like fire, water, sand etc. Just explore more in this tutorial you will learn a lot.

Newest Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop March 2011

Newest Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop March 2011

9).Make a Story Book Come to Life in Photoshop

Learn how to create this surreal photo manipulation in Photoshop. You’ll learn the basics of combining stock photos, how to blend them in by adding light and shadows, and complete it with a vintage photo effect.

Newest Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop March 2011

Newest Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop March 2011

10).Create A Stylish Dancer Photo Manipulation

In this tutorial, you will create a dancer with some cool photo manipulation effects around him. You will learn a variety of Photoshop techniques working with different tools.

Newest Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop March 2011

Newest Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop March 2011

11).Facing a New Day – Photoshop Manipulation

In this photoshop tutorial the creator explained well on how to create a stunning sunrise scene using different photos and manipulate them.

Newest Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop March 2011

Newest Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop March 2011

12).Create a Striking Nature Scene in Photoshop

In this tutorial I am going to show you how to create a nature inspired design that is both organic and visually arresting. We will be covering some useful tips as we work through the process of creating a striking image that will show a helpless being pulled into the powerful grasp of nature.

Newest Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop March 2011

Newest Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop March 2011

13).How to Create an Amazing Apocalyptic Photo Manipulation in Photoshop

Newest Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop March 2011

Newest Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop March 2011

14).Serene Fantasy Photo Manipulation

This tutorial shows you how to combine different stock photos to create calm landscape manipulation. You will learn different techniques of blending, changing lights and shadows and color adjustments.

Newest Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop March 2011

Newest Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop March 2011

15).The Babel Tower Photo Manipulation

In this tutorial we will learn how to create one big construction from many architectural parts. In the steps below I will show you how to combine the traditional photo manipulation with matte painting resulting in a renaissance piece.

Newest Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop March 2011

Newest Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop March 2011

High Quality Photoshop Tuts for February 2011

High Quality Photoshop Tuts for February 2011

Today i round up some of the latest photoshop tutorials for February 2011 to make you guys updated for the latest tutorials. You can try this to practice your photoshop skills and creativity. Have some fun with my round up today.

1).Create Text Art with Wordle and Photoshops

Simple tutorial for creating a Wordle text art in photoshop. You can create your own wordle. View the tutorial.

High Quality Photoshop Tuts for February 2011

High Quality Photoshop Tuts for February 2011

2).Create Milk Monster with chocolate splash

This tutorial shows how you can manipulate a photo and bring it to life. Very helpful tutorial to create a milk monster with chocolate.

High Quality Photoshop Tuts for February 2011

High Quality Photoshop Tuts for February 2011

3).Creating a Spherical 3D Puzzle using Photoshop

This tutorial shows on how to create a 3D puzzle using Photoshop CS5 Extended’s 3D tools.

High Quality Photoshop Tuts for February 2011

High Quality Photoshop Tuts for February 2011

4).Create a Cool Liquid Text Effect using Feather Brush

In this tutorial, It will show you how to create Cool Text Effect with Feather Brush Decoration in Photoshop.

High Quality Photoshop Tuts for February 2011

High Quality Photoshop Tuts for February 2011

5).Creating a Horror Clown in Photoshop

Simple and Easy photo manipulation on how to create a horror Mad Clown

High Quality Photoshop Tuts for February 2011

High Quality Photoshop Tuts for February 2011

6).Creating an abstract Valentine’s Day illustration Photoshop

Create An Abstract Hearts this valentines day. Give a new look your of your graphics design.

High Quality Photoshop Tuts for February 2011

High Quality Photoshop Tuts for February 2011

7).Create an Intricate Mythological Statue using Photoshop

Learn how to transform a stock image of a person into statue using various texture mapping in photoshop.

High Quality Photoshop Tuts for February 2011

High Quality Photoshop Tuts for February 2011

8).Photoshop Ideas – Shiny heart on the dark background

This valentines day create your valentines shiny heart with a dark background design.

High Quality Photoshop Tuts for February 2011

High Quality Photoshop Tuts for February 2011

9).Create a Honey Bubbles Text Effects

Very simple tutorial on how to create a pattern text effects using photoshop. Just check it out.

High Quality Photoshop Tuts for February 2011

High Quality Photoshop Tuts for February 2011

10).Glossy and Shiny Text Effects Tutorial

Your’e going to see how to create glossy and shiny text effect with glitter texture in Photshop. It is very easy to make just follow the tutorial below.

High Quality Photoshop Tuts for February 2011

High Quality Photoshop Tuts for February 2011

Photoshop Valentines Tutorial This February 2011 from iapdesign

Photoshop Valentines Tutorial This February 2011

When the month of february is coming there is one holiday that most of us love to celebrate together with a partner. Yeah that’s right. It’s because of Valentines Day where romance and love is express by two couple in love to each other. But you don’t have yet any gifts to surprise your special someone? Then if you can used Adobe Photoshop it is easy for you to create a stunning design that will melt your love one hearts because you exert effort on that design.

So to have any idea what you want to design this valentines day i have list all of the best and latest valentines day photoshop tutorial 2011 that will help you to decide which design will fit for you. 🙂

Here are the Photoshop Valentines Tutorial This February 2011 from iapdesign.

1).How to create elegant Valentine’s Day card with ornamental heart in Photoshop CS5

Photoshop Valentines Tutorial This February 2011 from iapdesign

Photoshop Valentines Tutorial This February 2011 from iapdesign

2).Create colorful background for Valentine’s Day

Photoshop Valentines Tutorial This February 2011

3).How to create Colorful Valentine’s Day card with shining heart in Photoshop CS5

Photoshop Valentines Tutorial This February 2011

4).Valentine’s Day eCard – Photoshop Graphic Design Tutorial 16

Photoshop Valentines Tutorial This February 2011

5).Valentine’s Day Card

Photoshop Valentines Tutorial This February 2011

6).Creating a Simple Valentine’s Day e-Card

Photoshop Valentines Tutorial This February 2011

7).Valentines Day – Photoshop Style

Photoshop Valentines Tutorial This February 2011

8).Valentine’s Day

Photoshop Valentines Tutorial This February 2011

9).Valentine’s day hearts

Photoshop Valentines Tutorial This February 2011

10).Designing A Valentine Card From Scratch

Photoshop Valentines Tutorial This February 2011

11).Grunge Valentine’s Design

Photoshop Valentines Tutorial This February 2011

Collection of Latest Photoshop Tutorials for 2011

Collection of Latest Photoshop Tutorials for 2011

This january 2011, i collect the newest photoshop tutorials that will help you to start this year with a new learning, new techniques to master the adobe photoshop. I hope it helps you to gather more knowledge and design skills from this tutorials.

If you like my post you can share it to everyone. Just push the facebook share or twitter. Thank you guys!
Here are my Collection of Latest Photoshop Tutorials for 2011.

1).The Mad Hatter from Alice in Wonderland

Collection of Latest Photoshop Tutorials for 2011

Collection of Latest Photoshop Tutorials for 2011

2).How to Create a Delicious Green Apple Illustration

Collection of Latest Photoshop Tutorials for 2011

Collection of Latest Photoshop Tutorials for 2011

3). Balance complex abstract image

Collection of Latest Photoshop Tutorials for 2011

Collection of Latest Photoshop Tutorials for 2011

4).Give your art that cosmic look

Collection of Latest Photoshop Tutorials for 2011

Collection of Latest Photoshop Tutorials for 2011

5).Stylise photos using colourful shapes

Collection of Latest Photoshop Tutorials for 2011

Collection of Latest Photoshop Tutorials for 2011

6).Undress a Giraffe in Photoshop

Collection of Latest Photoshop Tutorials for 2011

Collection of Latest Photoshop Tutorials for 2011

7).Create a “Minion” Character From the Despicable Me Movie

Collection of Latest Photoshop Tutorials for 2011

Collection of Latest Photoshop Tutorials for 2011

8).Create a Spherical 3D Puzzle With Photoshop

Collection of Latest Photoshop Tutorials for 2011

Collection of Latest Photoshop Tutorials for 2011

9).Create a Scenic Castle Hallway in Photoshop

Collection of Latest Photoshop Tutorials for 2011

Collection of Latest Photoshop Tutorials for 2011

10).Master custom brushes

Collection of Latest Photoshop Tutorials for 2011

Collection of Latest Photoshop Tutorials for 2011

11).How to Design a Video Game Interface Window in Photoshop

Collection of Latest Photoshop Tutorials for 2011

Collection of Latest Photoshop Tutorials for 2011

12).Create an Imaginative Species Alive Scenery

Collection of Latest Photoshop Tutorials for 2011

Collection of Latest Photoshop Tutorials for 2011

13).Create Dramatic Meteor and Burning City Effect in Photoshop

Collection of Latest Photoshop Tutorials for 2011

Collection of Latest Photoshop Tutorials for 2011

14).Radar Icon in Photoshop

Collection of Latest Photoshop Tutorials for 2011

Collection of Latest Photoshop Tutorials for 2011

15).Create an Amazing Abstract Heart Surreal Photoshop Tutorial

Collection of Latest Photoshop Tutorials for 2011

Collection of Latest Photoshop Tutorials for 2011

16).Create a Chrome 4×4 Vehicle Emblem

Collection of Latest Photoshop Tutorials for 2011

Collection of Latest Photoshop Tutorials for 2011

17).Age Progression – Photoshop Tutorials

Collection of Latest Photoshop Tutorials for 2011

Collection of Latest Photoshop Tutorials for 2011

20 Hot Web Design Tutorials using Photoshop

20 Hot Web Design Tutorials using Photoshop

If you want to learn on how to create a photoshop web template it needs lots of efforts and time to consume. It’s kinda hard to create a design from scratch and you don’t even have any idea what to design. But today, i have a list of 20 Hot Web Design Tutorials that will help you to create your own design from this set of tutorials.

You will learn here how to create a simple to professional web template design that you can put to your portfolio. 🙂
Thanks guys!

Latest Web Design Tutorials using Photoshop


1).Photoshop Gallery Website Layout Tutorial (CS5)

20 Hot Web Design Tutorials using Photoshop

20 Hot Web Design Tutorials using Photoshop

2).Create a Recipe Web Layout

20 Hot Web Design Tutorials using Photoshop

20 Hot Web Design Tutorials using Photoshop

3).Freelance Home Page PSD Tutorial

20 Hot Web Design Tutorials using Photoshop

20 Hot Web Design Tutorials using Photoshop

4).Create a New York Tourism Web Layout

20 Hot Web Design Tutorials using Photoshop

20 Hot Web Design Tutorials using Photoshop

5).Product/Business Style Layout

20 Hot Web Design Tutorials using Photoshop

20 Hot Web Design Tutorials using Photoshop

6).Design an iPhone App Style Web Design in Photoshop

20 Hot Web Design Tutorials using Photoshop

20 Hot Web Design Tutorials using Photoshop

7).Create a Web Layout with 3D Elements using Photoshop

20 Hot Web Design Tutorials using Photoshop

20 Hot Web Design Tutorials using Photoshop

8).Create a Product/Business Style Layout
20 Hot Web Design Tutorials using Photoshop

20 Hot Web Design Tutorials using Photoshop

9).Create a Grungy, Translucent Web Portfolio Design

20 Hot Web Design Tutorials using Photoshop

20 Hot Web Design Tutorials using Photoshop

10).Create a Promotional iPhone App Site in Photoshop

20 Hot Web Design Tutorials using Photoshop

20 Hot Web Design Tutorials using Photoshop

11).Create an Elegant Patterned Web Design in Photoshop

20 Hot Web Design Tutorials using Photoshop

20 Hot Web Design Tutorials using Photoshop

12).Create a Stylish Portfolio Site Design in Photoshop

20 Hot Web Design Tutorials using Photoshop

20 Hot Web Design Tutorials using Photoshop

13).Create a lovely textured web design from Photoshop to HTML/CSS

20 Hot Web Design Tutorials using Photoshop

20 Hot Web Design Tutorials using Photoshop

14).Design a Trendy Yet Professional Website Layout

20 Hot Web Design Tutorials using Photoshop

20 Hot Web Design Tutorials using Photoshop

15).Create a Gnarly Snowboarding Themed Web Design

20 Hot Web Design Tutorials using Photoshop

20 Hot Web Design Tutorials using Photoshop

16).Design a creative portfolio in Photoshop

20 Hot Web Design Tutorials using Photoshop

20 Hot Web Design Tutorials using Photoshop

17).Design a Mobile App Site Layout in Photoshop

20 Hot Web Design Tutorials using Photoshop

20 Hot Web Design Tutorials using Photoshop

18).Creating a Stylish Blog Design Layout in Photoshop

20 Hot Web Design Tutorials using Photoshop

20 Hot Web Design Tutorials using Photoshop

19).Create an Elegant Portfolio Web Design in Photoshop

20 Hot Web Design Tutorials using Photoshop

20 Hot Web Design Tutorials using Photoshop

20).Create a Grungy Paper Textured Web Design in Photoshop

20 Hot Web Design Tutorials using Photoshop

20 Hot Web Design Tutorials using Photoshop

Christmas Photoshop Tutorials 2010

Christmas Photoshop Tutorials 2010

Today, I will post a tutorials about Christmas Design because its almost 32 days to go before christmas. Christmas is one of the biggest celebration that happens once a year. So lets celebrate this christmas with a big smile in our face and create fantastic christmas design.

Here are the list of christmas photoshop tutorials that you may want to try and print it out and send to your love one.

BEST PHOTOSHOP CHRISTMAS DESIGN 2010

1). How to create a New Year 2011 colorful card in Photoshop CS5

Christmas Photoshop Tutorials 2010

Christmas Photoshop Tutorials 2010

2).How to create elegant Christmas postcard with ornamented ball in Photoshop CS5

Christmas Photoshop Tutorials 2010

Christmas Photoshop Tutorials 2010

3).Create Your Own Christmas Balls

Christmas Photoshop Tutorials 2010

Christmas Photoshop Tutorials 2010

4).How to create Christmas background with snowflakes and stars

Christmas Photoshop Tutorials 2010

Christmas Photoshop Tutorials 2010

5).How to make 3D spectacular text effect in Photoshop

Christmas Photoshop Tutorials 2010

Christmas Photoshop Tutorials 2010

6).Draw your Snowman in Photoshop

Christmas Photoshop Tutorials 2010

Christmas Photoshop Tutorials 2010

7).Christmas Trees in Photoshop

Christmas Photoshop Tutorials 2010

Christmas Photoshop Tutorials 2010

8).Merry Christmas tree design

Christmas Photoshop Tutorials 2010

Christmas Photoshop Tutorials 2010

9).Cute X’mas Candle

Christmas Photoshop Tutorials 2010

Christmas Photoshop Tutorials 2010

10).Dancing Santa Claus and Christmas Tree

Christmas Photoshop Tutorials 2010

Christmas Photoshop Tutorials 2010

11).Merry Christmas Greeting

Christmas Photoshop Tutorials 2010

Christmas Photoshop Tutorials 2010

12).We wish you a Merry Christmas illustration

Christmas Photoshop Tutorials 2010

Christmas Photoshop Tutorials 2010

13).3D Snow Globe Photoshop Tutorial

Christmas Photoshop Tutorials 2010

Christmas Photoshop Tutorials 2010

14).Ornament balls

Christmas Photoshop Tutorials 2010

Christmas Photoshop Tutorials 2010

15 Stunning Photoshop Text Effects

15 Stunning Photoshop Text Effects

In any design that you create either banner, poster, web layout template, or just simple design you always give your design a stunning text effects to match in your design. This will give your client a broad idea about the message of your design. Today, i collect 15 Stunning Photoshop Text Effects that would help you to create unique text effects in your design.

Top 15 Stunning Photoshop Text Effects


1).3D Type Art

15 Stunning Photoshop Text Effects

15 Stunning Photoshop Text Effects

2).Create Colorful 3D Text Effect in Photoshop

15 Stunning Photoshop Text Effects

15 Stunning Photoshop Text Effects

3).Incredible Typographic Illustration

15 Stunning Photoshop Text Effects

15 Stunning Photoshop Text Effects

4).Create Ultra-Shining Text Effect with Bokeh and Abstract Texture in Photoshop

15 Stunning Photoshop Text Effects

15 Stunning Photoshop Text Effects

5).Create Awesome Splashing Water Text Effect in Photoshop

15 Stunning Photoshop Text Effects

15 Stunning Photoshop Text Effects

6).Create an Extruded Glossy 3D Text Effect in Photoshop

15 Stunning Photoshop Text Effects

15 Stunning Photoshop Text Effects

7).Create Glossy 3D Text Using Xara 3D and Photoshop

15 Stunning Photoshop Text Effects

15 Stunning Photoshop Text Effects

8).3D Grunge Text Tutorial With Illustrator and Photoshop

15 Stunning Photoshop Text Effects

15 Stunning Photoshop Text Effects

9).Make Illustrious Type Using Airbrushing Techniques

15 Stunning Photoshop Text Effects

15 Stunning Photoshop Text Effects

10).3D Colorful Abstract Text Effect

15 Stunning Photoshop Text Effects

15 Stunning Photoshop Text Effects

11).Stunning Liquid Text Effect

15 Stunning Photoshop Text Effects

15 Stunning Photoshop Text Effects

12).Music Equalizer Text Effect

15 Stunning Photoshop Text Effects

15 Stunning Photoshop Text Effects

13).Create Light Text

15 Stunning Photoshop Text Effects

15 Stunning Photoshop Text Effects

14).Skin-Textured Typography Scene

15 Stunning Photoshop Text Effects

15 Stunning Photoshop Text Effects

15).Easy Casino Style Sign in Photoshop

15 Stunning Photoshop Text Effects

15 Stunning Photoshop Text Effects

Creating Retro Photo Effects Tutorial by Anthony Pillos

Creating Retro Photo Effects Tutorial by Anthony Pillos

Today, I’m writing my second tutorial in iapdesign. I’m kinda busy in my work to write a tutorial but right now I will teach you on how to create a retro photo effects for your favorite Korean Drama – Boys over Flower. 🙂

 

FINAL IMAGE – Creating Retro Photo Effects Tutorial by Anthony Pillos

Creating Retro Photo Effects Tutorial by Anthony Pillos

Creating Retro Photo Effects Tutorial by Anthony Pillos

So Lets Start!

 

Preparations

You can use any photos that you want to edit or if you like the photo that I use you can visit the website from here Boys Over Flower Photo.

STEP 1
Create a new Document with a size of 800×600 pixels and Place your image above the background image see the image below.

Note: Always group your work using in a Folder to easily edit your work and looks professional :). Shortcut key (CTRL+G)

Creating Retro Photo Effects Tutorial by Anthony Pillos

Creating Retro Photo Effects Tutorial by Anthony Pillos

STEP 2

Create a New Layer above your Layer 1 and name it retro color. Then Select your rectangular marquee tool and draw a rectangle shape in the retrocolor layer. See the
image below.

Creating Retro Photo Effects Tutorial by Anthony Pillos

Creating Retro Photo Effects Tutorial by Anthony Pillos

Creating Retro Photo Effects Tutorial by Anthony Pillos

Creating Retro Photo Effects Tutorial by Anthony Pillos

STEP 3

And now select the foreground use this color code #90ff00 and fill it up using paint bucket tool. While the Retrocolor is selected go to Select and choose Inverse or (Ctrl + Shift + i) in your keyboard. And fill it up again using your paint bucket tool using this color #ff401a. You can now Deselect the retrocolor layer by pressing Ctrl+D. And now Drag the retrocolor layer below the layer1.

Creating Retro Photo Effects Tutorial by Anthony Pillos

Creating Retro Photo Effects Tutorial by Anthony Pillos

Creating Retro Photo Effects Tutorial by Anthony Pillos

Creating Retro Photo Effects Tutorial by Anthony Pillos

STEP 4

In this part, we are going to change now the color of our image to make a Retro Effects. Now See the Source Below select in the dropdown the the .psd that you are working. In my case my source is iAPDesign psd file. And in the Layer select the retrocolor. And start to edit The Image Options Above. I leave the Luminance to its default,if your going to edit the luminance it will just set to dark or light color. My Color Intensity is 91 and the fade is 71 then select Ok.
Note: You can select your own settings that fits to your image.
In this Part you can now hide your retro color layer by clicking the eye in the left side of the layers panel.

Creating Retro Photo Effects Tutorial by Anthony Pillos

Creating Retro Photo Effects Tutorial by Anthony Pillos

Creating Retro Photo Effects Tutorial by Anthony Pillos

Creating Retro Photo Effects Tutorial by Anthony Pillos

STEP 5

Create now a new layer place it below of the group folder name photo. And Name the new Layer with BG and fill it using paint bucket tool using this color #feb3a1. After that select your brush I use basic brush tool and use the number 60 Brush and set the size to 442px and the Hardness to 0%. And now click on the top of the BG layer to make a nice lightning at the top.

Creating Retro Photo Effects Tutorial by Anthony Pillos

Creating Retro Photo Effects Tutorial by Anthony Pillos

Creating Retro Photo Effects Tutorial by Anthony Pillos

Creating Retro Photo Effects Tutorial by Anthony Pillos

STEP 6

Apply Gaussian Blur to the brush that you apply and set the settings below like in the image. Your Layer Panel it should be like this now.

Creating Retro Photo Effects Tutorial by Anthony Pillos

Creating Retro Photo Effects Tutorial by Anthony Pillos

Creating Retro Photo Effects Tutorial by Anthony Pillos

Creating Retro Photo Effects Tutorial by Anthony Pillos

STEP 7

We are almost done.:) I hope you can catch up in my tutorial.

Anyway, Select your Elliptical Marquee Tool set the Feather To 25px and select the Layer 1 in the group name photo. And create a circle around of your image like in this below.

Creating Retro Photo Effects Tutorial by Anthony Pillos

Creating Retro Photo Effects Tutorial by Anthony Pillos

STEP 8

While the layer 1 is selected with your elliptical marquee tool press Ctrl + x. You will see that it will cut the image inside of the elliptical marquee tool and delete the outside part. Now create new layer and press Ctrl + v. it will paste the selected part of the image.

Creating Retro Photo Effects Tutorial by Anthony Pillos

Creating Retro Photo Effects Tutorial by Anthony Pillos


STEP 10

We are going to add some highlights in our image. To do that, create a new layer and name it spotlight,place it above of all the layer and set the layer to Screen.

Creating Retro Photo Effects Tutorial by Anthony Pillos

Creating Retro Photo Effects Tutorial by Anthony Pillos

STEP 11
Grab your Brush Tool now and add some bright colors to your image I use different colors like violet,green,red,orange,yellow something like that. You can experiment in this part of our tutorial. See the image below.

Creating Retro Photo Effects Tutorial by Anthony Pillos

Creating Retro Photo Effects Tutorial by Anthony Pillos

And you can add some text and flower in the background to make it cool. :))
That’s all guys. I hope you like my tutorial

FINAL IMAGE – Creating Retro Photo Effects Tutorial by Anthony Pillos

Creating Retro Photo Effects Tutorial by Anthony Pillos

Creating Retro Photo Effects Tutorial by Anthony Pillos