A Glitch Effect Using the Wind Filter Have you wanted to apply a ‘glitch effect’ to an image? Try using Filter/Stylise/Wind. The 1st screenshot shows the original image. The 2nd screenshot shows the filter applied. I chose the options Stagger, from the left. In the 3rd screen shot I have added a Layer Mask to […]
Refining Colour Contrast with a Black & White Adjustment Layer! Try this easy method for adjusting colour contrast in your image. The 1st screenshot shows the original image. The 2nd screenshot shows a Black & White Adjustment Layer. Changing the ‘colour’ saturation sliders will alter how the distribution of black and white pixels in areas […]
Add Atmosphere By Rendering Clouds! Try this easy method of adding atmosphere to your image. Duplicate your Layer (merge visible layers if need be) and go into Filter/Other/Clouds (1st screenshot). The 2nd screenshot shows the render. The 3rd screen shot shows this layer to Soft Light Blend. You can experiment with different Blend Modes and […]
So many Uses of Camera Raw! The Camera RAW Filter within Photoshop (Filter/Camera RAW Filter) has so many uses. You can really quickly add a retro feel to an image by going into the FX Options and adding Grain and a Vignette.
Using the ‘Dissolve Blend’ To Create Dispersion It is easy to forget about the less used Blend Modes. Try this quick dispersion effect if you have a subject that is easy to extract from the background! The first Screenshot shows the effect; the 2nd the original image. Extract the subject and make an extra copy […]