Creating a Dreamy Matte Look You can create a dreamy, matte look to your image by simply adding a Curves Adjustment Layer. Move the y-axis point upwards as shown in the 1st screenshot. The 2nd Screenshot shows the original image.
Using the Glowing Edges Filter to Add Sketch Lines Add sketch lines to give your image a painted feel as shown in Screenshot 1 (the final screenshot shows the original image). To create this effect, start by duplicating your working Layer and go to Filter/Filter Gallery/Stylise/Glowing Edges (Screenshot 2). Invert (Ctrl or Command I) and […]
Using Radial Blur For Special Effects. You can create all kinds of interested effects using Radial Blur (Filter/Blur/Radial Blur). The 1st screenshot shows a Layer with white painted (above a photo, background layer). The 2nd Screenshot shows the effect of adding a Radial Spin Blur with a blur amount of 25. Screenshot 3 shows the […]
Add Beautiful Highlights To Your Image using Brush Tool Never underestimate the power of using a white brush set to Overlay blend mode! The 1st screenshot shows the original image. The 2nd screenshot shows how an image can be highlighted using a white brush, on a new blank layer, set to Overlay. You can see […]
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 […]