Photoshop Tutorial: How to Transform a Face into a Powerful Text Portrait

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to transform a photo of someone into a stunning portrait made only of words that are special to the person. Open a photo of someone you’d like to use. It can be color or black and white. If it’s in color, Read more…

Photoshop Tutorial: How to Replace a Burnt-out Sky in a Photo.

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you a quick and effective way to replace a burnt out sky in a photo. This is an update of a tutorial I did on an earlier version of Photoshop. Open a photo with a sky you’d like to replace. If you’d like 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 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 Transform a Photo into a Spray-painted, Stenciled Portrait!

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to transform photos into the look of spray-painted, stencil portraits with text. I provided a PSD file so you can follow along. Its link is located in my video’s description or project files. It includes 2 layers: a tiled wall, which Read more…

Photoshop Tutorial: How to Quickly Smooth Skin and Remove Blemishes & Scars

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to create smooth, blemish-free skin from a photo. This isn’t update of a tutorial I did on an earlier version of Photoshop. Open a photo you’d like to retouch. I downloaded this one from Shutterstock.com. The first step is to make Read more…

Photoshop Tutorial: How to Make a Bi-Directional, Optical Illusion, Photo Portrait

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to create a surreal, trippy, multi-directional portrait from a face photographed in profile and the same face photographed facing forward. For illustration purposes, I provided this face facing forward and in profile, so you can follow along. Because they’re not for Read more…

Photoshop Tutorial: How to Quickly Create a Cool-looking, Torn Paper Portrait.

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to create a cool-looking, torn paper portrait effect and how to quickly replace it with another photo without having to redo the effects. I provided this royalty-free, Creative Commons image of torn paper, so you can follow along. Its link is Read more…

Photoshop Tutorial: FACE PAINT! How to Paint Graphics onto a Face.

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to paint images onto someone’s face! This effect works great for flags and sports team logos! Before we begin, I want to mention that this tutorial utilizes features from Adobe’s current version of Photoshop that’s included in the Adobe Creative Cloud Read more…

Photoshop Tutorial: How to Replace a Sky in a Photo

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. If you have a photo that has a burnt-out sky, I’m going to show you how to replace it with a beautiful, blue sky with white clouds. This is an update of a tutorial I did on an earlier version of Photoshop. Open a photo that has Read more…