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 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 1950s-style, Vintage, Pin Up Illustration Poster!

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to create a classic, 1950’s, vintage pin up illustration poster. I provided a Photoshop template that you can download, so you can follow along. Its link is in my video’s description below the video or in my project files. It includes 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 Quickly Transform a Photo into a Woodcut!

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Photoshop CC 2015 Tutorial: How to Make a 3D, Pop-Out Photo Effect!

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how make any object, person or thing pop out of its photo giving it a kind of 3-dimensional effect. This is an update of a tutorial I did quite awhile ago on an earlier version of Photoshop. Before we begin, for a Read more…

Photoshop: How to Convert Faces into Super-Sharp, VECTOR Portraits.

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to convert a raster image into vector shapes, which will retain perfect sharpness no matter how small or large you make it. This technique works particularly well on portraits and can be applied to graphics and logos, as well. Open a Read more…

Photoshop: How to Create a VAPORWAVE Graphic.

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. “Vaporwave” is a microgenre of electronic music and its visual counterpart that emerged in the early 2010s. The visual aesthetic often styled as, ” A E S T H E T I C S ” with full width, uppercase characters is a mashup of early internet imagery, Read more…

Photoshop: Psssssst!!! Create Spray Paint, Stencil Portraits from Photos

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to create the look of spray paint, stencil portraits from photos. This is an update of a tutorial I did many years ago on an earlier version of Photoshop. This version is quicker and more streamlined. I provided this grungy, subway Read more…

Photoshop: How to Design and Create a Vintage1970s, NEW WAVE, PUNK-ROCK Poster

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to design and create a 1970’s, vintage, New Wave, Punk-Rock poster. I provided this aged, stained paper texture background for you to download. Its link is in my video’s description below the video or in my project files. I also included Read more…