Photoshop Tutorial: How to Design a Classic, Vintage, Tourism Poster

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. Tourism posters from the 1930s and 40s were powerful, beautifully crafted images that embodied clean shapes, bold, vibrant colors and iconic images. I created this one and will show you how to create your own custom poster using the techniques in this tutorial. You can use your Read more…

Photoshop Tutorial: How to Create a Glowing, Multi-colored NEON Sign!

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to create the look of a multi-colored neon sign. This is an update of neon tutorials I’ve done quite a while ago on earlier versions of Photoshop. Before we begin, I want to let you know that I’ll be moving a Read more…

Photoshop Tutorial: How to Create a Unique, Paint Splatter Portrait

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to create a beautiful, paint splatter, pop art, silkscreen portrait and how to easily change its colors and spatters from a photo. The technique can be applied to any photo to create stunning, fun portraits. Before we begin, I provided a Read more…

Photoshop Tutorial: How to Make a Basket-Weave Effect from a Photo

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to create a cool-looking, interlocking, basket-weave effect of your photos. This effect works especially well on closely-cropped portraits. Open a photo you’d like to use. Open your Crop Tool and type in 870 pixels for the Width and the Height. Type Read more…

Photoshop Tutorial: How to Transform a Photo into a Vintage, 1950s, Pin-Up Illustration!

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to create the look of a vintage, 1950s, pin-up-style illustration from a photo. Open a photo you’d like to use for this project. I downloaded this one from Shutterstock. This effect looks the best when your subject is tightly cropped. To Read more…

Photoshop: How to Create a Face in Clouds

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to create a face in the clouds. Before we begin, if you’re not already a subscriber to my channel, click that small “Subscribe” button at the lower, right corner to let you know as soon as I upload new Photoshop tutorials. Read more…