Photoshop Tutorial: How to Simulate Glitch Art from a Photo (Style #3)

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. “Glitch Art” is a relatively new art form whose foundation is based mainly on the unexpected results of digital errors known as “glitches”. Glitch Art is now considered to be a legitimate aesthetic of the Digital Age. I created this one using this photo as my source 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…

Cinematic Color Grading – Make Your Photos Look Like The Ones in the Film In Photoshop

Hey guys welcome to my next Photoshop tutorial. Today i’m gonna teach You how to get a Film Look First, i’m gonna bring up contrast and lower the brightness To do that create a new curves layer Now it’s brightness and contrast are getting more realistic Just play around a little bit to get the Read more…

Photoshop: How to Create a Powerful SUPERNOVA from Scratch

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to create a powerful supernova from scratch. Create a new document by pressing Ctrl or Cmd + N or by going to File and New. Make the Width: 1920 pixels, the Height: 1080 pixels and the Resolution: 150 pixels per inch. Read more…

Photoshop: How to Transform a Face into JOKER from the 2019 Movie!

This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to transform someone into Joker from the 2019 movie. Open a well-lit, high resolution photo of a face that you’d like to use for this project. I downloaded this one from Shutterstock. Make a copy of it by pressing Ctrl or Cmd Read more…

Photoshop Tutorial: How to Create the Look of a Rubber Stamp!

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to create the look of a rubber stamp. And then later, I’ll show you how to stamp it onto an image. This is an update of a tutorial I did on an earlier version of Photoshop. Create a new document by Read more…

Photoshop: How to Create an Alien Planet with Rings from Scratch!

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to create a hostile-looking, alien planet encircled with rings of blue cosmic dust all from scratch. First, we’ll create a new document to place our planet and stars onto. Press Ctrl + N on Windows or Cmd + N on a Read more…

Photoshop Tutorial: How to Create Awesome, FAUX 3-D Text

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’ve done many tutorials showing how to use the 3-D filter in Photoshop to create the look of powerful and effective 3-D images. In this tutorial, I’m going to show you how to create the look of 3-D text with deep shadows and bright reflections without using Read more…

Photoshop Tutorial: How to Transform a Photo into an Antique, Oil Painting

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to transform a photo into the look of a beautiful, antique oil painting. Open a photo you’d like to use. I downloaded this one from Shutterstock.com. I provide this texture known as “craquelure” or “crazing”. Its link is located in the Read more…