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 CS6 Sharpen Your Images

Hey guys, photoshop pro help here, today I’m going to be showing you how to make your images a lot sharper now takes this image right here, it looks really nice but we want it a lot sharper so to do this it is really simple all we are going to do is go and Read more…

Photoshop: Convert Low-Resolution to High-Resolution! Up-Scaling & Up-Rezzing.

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to convert blurry, low-resolution graphics into sharp, high-resolution graphics and then later, I’ll show you how to convert photos from low-resolution into sharper, high-resolution in versions CC and later. Keep in mind, there are no techniques that will recover 100% of Read more…

Image Editing Basics – GIMP for Beginners

Let’s set the scene – You’ve just come back from a trip or an event. You’ve taken a lot of pictures during that time and well, they are very significant memories. They are pictures you’d like to keep and share. As it turns out, pictures that come directly out of a digital camera aren’t always Read more…

SHARPEN Photos in Photoshop using secret High Pass Mask

SHARPEN Photos in Photoshop using secret High Pass Mask Hey Cafe Crew, it is Colin Smith here from Photoshop Cafe and today, I am going to show you how to do High Pass Sharpening which is selective and non-destructive. You are never going to need any other kind of sharpening again. Alright, so High Pass Read more…

Photoshop: How to Create Stunning, Op Art Poster Designs with the Wave Filter

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to create stunning, op art poster designs with just the Wave filter and how to add color to them. Before we begin, if I’ve helped you learn or improve in Photoshop or even just inspired you to explore your creativity, please Read more…

Photoshop Tutorial: EYES! How to Brighten, Enhance & Change Color

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you a technique that will brighten and enhance the eyes’ irises, as well as change their colors. This works especially well for irises that are originally dark. Open a photo of a person you’d like to use. I downloaded this one from Shutterstock.com. Read more…

Effects in AliveColors Image Editor: Sharpen, Two Keys

Effects in AliveColors Image Editor: Sharpen, Two Keys Effects ->Sharpen ->Unsharp Mask… The Unsharp Mask effect increases the contrast of the edges in the image while leaving other areas untouched. Radius: indicates the number of pixels around the pixel to be corrected. Contrast: controls the amount of sharpening. Threshold: determines the size of the areas Read more…