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 CARTOON Portrait without the Filter Gallery & Oil Paint!

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to create a cartoon portrait from a photo without the use of the Oil Paint filter nor any of the filters in Filter Gallery. Before we begin, if you enjoy my tutorials, please hit that “Subscribe” button to let you know Read more…

Photoshop: Create & Personalize Obama’s HOPE Poster Design

This tutorial is sponsored by Fotophire, the easiest and most user-friendly way to perfect your photos with just a few clicks. In just seconds, you can remove unwanted objects, clone, easily crop and blur, remove & replace backgrounds, color correct and so much more. Fotophire has a massive library of over 200 effects that you 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 Steam and Vapor

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to add steam to a photo. This is an update of a tutorial I did on an earlier version of Photoshop. If you’d like to use this image, I provided its link is in the video’s description or project files. Click 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…