Photoshop Tutorial: How to Transform a Face into a Powerful Text Portrait

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to transform a photo of someone into a stunning portrait made only of words that are special to the person. Open a photo of someone you’d like to use. It can be color or black and white. If it’s in color, Read more…

Photoshop Tutorial: How to Create a Powerful Text Portrait from a Photo

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to create a powerful text portrait. This is an update of a tutorial I did quite awhile ago on an earlier version of Photoshop. This version is more streamlined and efficient. Open a photo you’d like to use for this project. Read more…

Photoshop Tutorial: Create a Bone-Chilling, Horror Movie Poster

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. For those of you who like horror and the macabre, I’m going to show you how to create this horror movie poster. I provided a PSD file, so you can follow along. Its link its located in the video’s description or project files. It includes this human Read more…

Photoshop Tutorial: Wrap Text & Graphics onto Complex Surfaces with Displacement Maps

Hi. This is Marty from Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to fuse text and graphics onto complex textures using displacement maps and blend modes. This is an update of tutorials I’ve done on earlier versions of Photoshop. I provided this terrycloth towel image that you can download. Its link Read more…

How to create a DISPLACEMENT MAP in Photoshop CC

I’m gonna show you how to use a displacement map in Photoshop. This effect will allow you to put a text or different types of graphics on objects and make them look like they are printed or wrapped around that object. If you follow the guidelines it’s easier than you think so stay tuned! Hey Read more…

Photoshop: How to Transform a Face into a Flesh-eating, ZOMBIE!

This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to transform a face into a flesh-eating, zombie. I provided a Photoshop template that you can download, so you can follow along. Its link in my video’s description below or in my project files. It includes 3 layers: a face…a skull…and cracked Read more…

Photoshop: Best Way to Make Clothes Invisible!

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to easily create the look of invisible clothing. I provided this image of a remote highway and an image of a man wearing a white tee shirt. Their links are located in this video’s description or project files. Feel free to Read more…

Photoshop Tutorial: How to Change the Material of Objects

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to transform the material of a statue or other object. This effect works best on objects that are made from one material. Open a photo you’d like to use. If you’d like to use this image, its link is located in Read more…

Photoshop Tutorial: How to Carve a Face into a Mountain

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to carve a face into a mountain. I provided this photo of a mountain that you download, so you can follow along. Its link is located in the video description or project files. Open a photo of a face that you’d Read more…

Photoshop Tutorial: How to Transform Yourself into an Animal!

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to add animal features to a human face. I provided this image of a tiger, so you can follow along. Its link is located in the video description or project files. Choose a high resolution, focused photo of a person looking Read more…