Photoshop: How to Create a Face made of Stars in Space!

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to quickly create a face made of stars in deep space from a photo. Before we begin, if you’re not already a subscriber to Blue Lightning TV, click that small “Subscribe” button at the lower, right corner to let you know Read more…

Photoshop CC 2015 Tutorial: How to Transform Photos into Jig-Saw Puzzles! (CC and later)

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. For those of you who are using Photoshop version CC and later, I’m going to show you how to create this great jig-saw puzzle effect using a free plugin from Adobe, as well as how to create this retro, Formica pattern background. Please note that this particular Read more…

Photoshop: How to Create a Vintage TV Interference GLITCH Portrait

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to quickly create a vintage, black and white, CRT TV interference glitch. This is an update of tutorials I’ve done on earlier versions of Photoshop. I provided this image of shape of a cathode ray tube TV screen. its link is Read more…

Photoshop: WHOA! How to Animate a Still Photo!

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to animate a still photo similar to a “Plotagraph”. Notice there are five separate elements of the photo that are moving: the top and main areas of the waterfall, the mist below and to the right of the waterfall and the Read more…

Photoshop: How to Create a Dramatic, Double Exposure Photo

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to create a dramatic, double-exposure image in versions CS6 and later. I provided two images that you can use to follow along. Their links are in my video’s description below or in my project files. If you prefer to use your 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 Transform Yourself into a Marble, Sculpture Bust!

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how create classical, marble busts from photos. The photos can be black and white, continuous tone or color. I provided these images for you to download, so you can follow along. Their links are located in the video description or project files. 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: How to Combine Two Faces into One!

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to swap faces. The technique can also be tailored to swap just specific features which will create a fun caricature. Open the photos of the two people whose faces you want to swap. I downlaoded these and the others from Shutterstock.com. Read more…

Photoshop: Create a Photo Montage from a Single Image.

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to create a photo montage of multiple shots from a single image. This is an update of a tutorial I did quite a while ago on an earlier version of Photoshop. Before we begin, if you’re not already a subscriber to Read more…