Creative Photoshop ideas: how to merge portraits with graphics for fantastic effects

Creative Photoshop ideas: how to combine portraits with graphics for fantastic effects

In our latest Photoshop Elements tutorial we show you how to merge portraits with some of the free graphics that come with the software to make creative, surrealist images.

Photoshop scatter effect tutorial: download our FREE brushes and textures

Photoshop scatter effect tutorial: download our FREE brushes and follow along!

In this tutorial we’ll show you how to use brushes and masks to transform a portrait with eye-catching Photoshop scatter effects.

Photoshop CC 2014: a user’s guide to Adobe’s new updates

Photoshop CC 2014 User Guide

Photoshop CC subscribers can take advantage of a host of new features, tools and apps. Here’s our pick of the improvements in Adobe’s Photoshop CC 2014 update, and a quick user’s guide to how they work.

7 MORE portrait retouching tips and tricks used by the pros

7 MORE portrait retouching tips and tricks used by the pros

Recently we showed you 9 simple edits the pros use to retouch portraits. Today we’ll show you seven more professional tips you can use to enhance your subjects for beautiful faces, skin and much more.

How to retouch portraits like a pro: 9 ways to polish off your people pictures

How to retouch portraits like a professional: 9 ways to polish off your people pictures

In this portrait retouching tutorial we’ve got a selection of professional retouching techniques for reshaping bulges in clothes, boosting skin and adding depth with the Dodge and Burn tools.

Motion blur: how to use layers, filters and masks to create a sense of speed

Motion blur: how to use layers, filters and masks to create a sense of speed

Motion blur, which makes a subject look like it’s moving quickly, has become a familiar effect in photos and movies – even though it doesn’t exist in real life. In this in-depth tutorial we show you how to recreate this classic photo effect using Photoshop.

How to apply digital makeup to your portraits

How to apply digital makeup to your portraits

In this quick photo editing tutorial we show you how to be a digital makeup artist and use Photoshop to enhance your portraits.

27 incredible photo effects you can create from just one Photoshop menu

27 incredible photo effects you can create from just one Photoshop menu

In this quick tutorial we show you some of the special photo effects you can create in Photoshop by mixing different images together using Blend modes.

Panoramic photography tutorial: how to make your biggest-ever images

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In this panoramic photography tutorial we’ll show you how to stitch frames together to capture more of the scene.

Light trails: enhance your night shots with this really simple photo editing tutorial

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In this quick tutorial we’ll show you how to brighten up night time pictures by adding light trails in Photoshop.