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: Turn Yourself into a GOLD Statue!

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to transform yourself into a golden statue. Before we begin, if not already a subscriber to Blue Lightning TV, smash that small “Subscribe” button at the lower, right corner! If you want to use the same background that I’m using, I 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 a “Golden Hour”, Movie Poster Photo Effect

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you to make photos into the look of powerful, movie poster, “golden hour” images from photos. In photography, the term, “Golden Hour” (aka: “Magic Hour”) refers to the time of day shortly after sunrise or just before sunset, during which daylight is redder, 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…

Photoshop CC: How to Create a CYBERPUNK Color Grading Photo Effect.

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to create the look of the hyper-vibrant, Blade-Runner-style, Cyberpunk, Neo-Noir images. This tutorial is for Photoshop versions CC and later. Before we begin, if you’re not already a subscriber to Blue Lightning TV, hit that small “Subscribe” button at the lower Read more…

Photoshop: How to Create a STAINED GLASS Portrait!

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 stained glass portrait. This is an update of a tutorial I did many years ago. I provided this photo of a lake that you can use for your background. Read more…

Photoshop: How to Create Exquisite Text Portraits

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to create exquisite portraits filled with text of the person’s name. Before we begin, if you’re not a subscriber to my channel, hit that small “Subscribe” button at the lower, right corner. If my tutorials have helped you learn or improve Read more…

Photoshop: Etch-A-Sketch! How to Create the Retro Look of Etch-A-Sketch Drawings.

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to transform photos into the retro look of the lineographic, mechanical drawings that were created on the classic toy of the early 1960s: Etch-A-Sketch. This is an update of a tutorial I did many years ago on an earlier version of Read more…