How to Fool IR Security Cameras

You are always being watched by security cameras However, you can actually become invisible with this one easy exploit Hello fellow engineers, I’m Dayton Aardema and today I would like to show you how you can fool IR night-vision security cameras by using a powerful yet invisible IR light source. And for all you scum-of-the-earth Read more…

Photoshop Tutorial: Best Way to Transform a Photo into the Look of a Watercolor Painting

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you what I think is the most realistic technique to achieve the look of watercolor paintings from photos. This is an update of a tutorials I’ve done in earlier versions of Photoshop. The technique used in this tutorial allows you to actually hand-paint Read more…

Photoshop: Best Way to Make a 3-D Pop Out Photo Effect

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to create an image that effectively pops out of a photo and casts a shadow. This is an update of tutorials I’ve done on earlier versions of Photoshop. This update is quicker, more efficient and has better results. I provided a Read more…

Photoshop: How to Create a 1980s, Retro, “OUTRUN” Graphic from Scratch!

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to create a nostalgic, 1980s, retro, “Outrun” graphic image. “Outrun” is 1980s-themed, retro-futuristic visual art and music style associated with the electronic genres of electro, synthwave, futuresynth, new retrowave and vaporwave. Create a new document by pressing Ctrl or Cmd + Read more…

Photoshop: How to Create a CARTOON Portrait without the Filter Gallery & Oil Paint!

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to create a cartoon portrait from a photo without the use of the Oil Paint filter nor any of the filters in Filter Gallery. Before we begin, if you enjoy my tutorials, please hit that “Subscribe” button to let you know Read more…

Photoshop QUICK Tip: Auto-Blend (CS6 and later)

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV with another Photoshop quick tip. If you’re using CS6 or later, I’m going to show you how to automatically stitch or combine images together that have very different brightness, contrast, color and tone. Auto-Blend doesn’t work with Smart Objects, video layers, 3D layers, or background layers. For Read more…

Photoshop: How to Create a Retro, 8-Bit Pixel Portrait from a Photo

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to create a fun, retro, 8-bit pixel art portrait from a photo. Open a photo of someone or something that you’d like to use for this project. I downloaded this one from Shutterstock. Before we begin, I want to mention that Read more…

Photoshop: How to Create the Title from the Movie, “TERMINATOR: Dark Fate”

This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to recreate the title card from the 2019 movie, “Terminator: Dark Fate”. I provided this image of a video glitch that you can download. Its link is in my video’s description below or in my project files. Before we begin, if I’ve Read more…

Photoshop: How to Create a GHOST!

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to create a ghostly apparition. This is an update of tutorials I’ve many years ago on earlier versions of Photoshop. This version is quicker and more streamlined. Before we begin, if you’re not already a subscriber to Blue Lightning TV. Click Read more…

Photoshop Tutorial: How to Create an Invisible, Camouflage Effect!

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to create an Invisible Camouflage Effect and how you can apply it to a variety of backgrounds. Find an open background you’d like to use as well as a subject you’d like to place onto it. Your subject can be color Read more…