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: Create a Surrealistic, Glass Ball Landscape

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to create a surrealistic landscape of a gigantic glass ball hovering many feet over the landscape’s ground. For your convenience, I provided this image, so you can follow along. Its link is in my video’s description or project files. If you’d 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: How to Create a Portrait of SMOKE.

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to create a stunning, smoke portrait. Before we begin, if my tutorials have helped you learn or improve in Photoshop, please consider supporting my channel by becoming my patron for as little as $2 per month. Click the Patron button at Read more…

Photoshop Tutorial: How to Transform a Photo into a Life-Mask Sculpture Bust

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to create your own life mask sculpture casting its shadow on a marble pedestal. I provided this PSD template for you you to download, so you can follow along. Its link is located in this video’s description or project files. It 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: How to Create an Enigmatic, Double-Exposure Hands-over-Face Effect

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to create a powerful, enigmatic double-exposure of hands over a face. Before we begin, take two close-up photographs of someone – one with the hands over the face and the other with no hands. It’s best to use a tripod to 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 Tutorial: Part 1 – How to Design and Create a VIntage Letterpress Poster

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to to show you how to create the look of a classic letterpress poster. Letterpress printing is known for its subtleties of texture and color. I created this one based on a poster produced by Hatch Show Print company. This tutorial is is two parts. Read more…