Photoshop: How to Create a Powerful, Metal Text Effect with Explosive Sparks!

This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to create this powerful metal text effect with explosive sparks. I provided a Photoshop template that you can download, so you can follow along. Its link is in the video’s description below the video or in my project files. It includes this Read more…

Photoshop: How to Create a Solid GOLD Statue from a Photo!

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to create a solid gold statue from a photo. This is an update of a tutorial I did on an earlier version of Photoshop. This update is quicker, simpler and more effective. Before we begin, if you’re not already a subscriber Read more…

Photoshop: How to Create Powerful, Cinematic, Sci-fi, Space Text

This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to create powerful, cinematic text in space. I provided a Photoshop template, so you can follow along. Its link is in my video’s description or in my project files. It includes a black and white text design that you can use or Read more…

Photoshop CC: How to Create the Look of Vintage, Hand-Tinted Photos

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to create the look of hand-tinted, vintage photos from contemporary photos. This is an update of tutorials I’ve done on earlier versions of Photoshop. This update is for versions CC and later. Before we begin, if you’re not already a subscriber Read more…

Photoshop: How to Make Text Look Like Green SLIME.

This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to create text made of green slime. I created this green slime background many years ago in After Effects and thought it would be a fun image to use for a background someday. For your convenience, I also provided a link to Read more…

Photoshop: How to Create “RED DEAD” Video Game Cover Art

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to recreate the cover art of a “Red Dead” action-adventure, video game. The theme I’ll be using in this tutorial is ancient Rome, however, you can apply the same techniques to whatever theme you’d like. I’ll be using photos of gladiators Read more…

Photoshop: Create a Polished Marble, Ancient, Roman Bust of Your Face.

Hi.This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to transform a photo of a face into the look of a polished marble, ancient Roman bust including the name carved into it. This is an update of a tutorial I did many years ago on a much earlier version of Photoshop. Read more…

Photoshop: How to Create a 1950s-style, Vintage, Pin Up Illustration Poster!

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to create a classic, 1950’s, vintage pin up illustration poster. I provided a Photoshop template that you can download, so you can follow along. Its link is in my video’s description below the video or in my project files. It includes Read more…

Photoshop: How to Create Sizzling Hot Text & Graphics including Steam!

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to create hot, sizzling text and graphics complete with singed, fiery edges and smoky clouds of heat and steam. This is an update of a tutorial I did many years ago. For this image, I used a font called, “Grunge”, which Read more…