Photoshop: How to Transform a Face into a Flesh-eating, ZOMBIE!

This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to transform a face into a flesh-eating, zombie. I provided a Photoshop template that you can download, so you can follow along. Its link in my video’s description below or in my project files. It includes 3 layers: a face…a skull…and cracked Read more…

Photoshop Tutorial: Create a Polaroid Photo Montage from 1 Photo

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to create the look of a Polaroid photo montage. This is an update of a tutorial I did on an earlier version of Photoshop. Open a photo you’d like to use for this project. I downloaded this one from Shutterstock.com. We’ll 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 Create a Shattered Text Effect with Shards of Broken Glass!

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to create a powerful, shattered text effect with broken glass. I provided a Photoshop PSD file, so you can follow along. It’s link is below in my video’s description or project files. It includes this bare metal texture and two shattered Read more…

Photoshop Tutorial: Rain Text! How to Write on a Foggy, Rainy Window Pane

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to quickly & easily create the look of handwritten words on a foggy, rainy, window pane. I provided this image for you to download, so you can follow along. It’s link is located in the video description or project files. Open Read more…

Photoshop: How to Create Classic Grand Theft Auto (GTA) Cover Art Graphics!

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how create the classic, retro-style cover art of the Grand Theft Auto video games. 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 as 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…