Tutorial Treasury 01

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In the Tutorial Treasury, you will find tutorials geared towards Photomanipulators and some that will deal with a broader subjects, such as lighting, colour etc. The tutorials will be from dA as well as from all over the web and in each episode, there will be 3 to 6 tutorials for your reading pleasure (any more than that I guess no one will have time to read anyway). If you find any good ones, shoot me a note so I can include them in the next installment!

The Tutorials

Deus-ex by kuschelirmel

"In this tutorial you will be shown how to create a Deus EX inspired
high-tech eyeball by using retouching techniques and creating a
futuristic iris using Shape layers and Layer Styles."

:pointr: read the tutorial

Scarecrow by kuschelirmel

"Create a haunting scene inspired by DC Comics. This tutorial will show you how to create a night photo manipulation using custom Photoshop brushes, 3D text effects, adjustment layers, and some matte painting techniques. You will also learn how to save time finding resources for any photo manipulation."

:pointr: read the tutorial

Compositing Selecting Hair Photoshop Cs5 by kuschelirmel

"Terry White (terrywhitetechblog) has some great tutorials on Photoshop basics, in this one, he explains how to use Photoshop CS5's "Refine Edges" tool to get a stunning hair selection with just a few clicks!"

:pointr: watch the video

Highlights In Photo Manipulation Photoshoptutorial by kuschelirmel

"NeoStockz has been blogging on surrealPSD for a while now and his articles are always a pleasure to read through. This one is no exception as it tries to get to the bottom of how to employ lighting techniques in photomanipulations."

:pointr: read the tutorial

Chamengler Tutorial By Artsail-d4ftsxc by kuschelirmel

"ArtSail lets us into their own world when we follow along with the creation of a chamengler! Yes, it's a combination of Angler Fish and Chameleon :D"

:pointr:  read the tutorial

Articles and Links
Photomanipulation for Beginners

an article about what photomanipulation is and what you need to try it - and on the ever so important issue of "where do I get pictures to play with?"

--> read article <--


Of Copyright & Premades
is an article that strives to explain what copyright means, who it protects and that simply putting work into something will not make using something without permission okay.

Know your Basics - article series:

A series of articles that try to explain some basics in art that you may or may not have heard of before but didn't know what to do with them. All of them are written especially for photo- manipulators, but the principles should hold true in any genre.

--> Know your basics - Colour Theory <--
--> Know your basics - Composition <--
--> Know your basics - Perspective <--
--> Know your basics - Textures <--

Tutorial Treasury

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Journal Stock Credits: Kaotiksymphony-Stock and iMouritsa.
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tahti-bunny's avatar
this is awesome and soooo useful, thanks!!!
kuschelirmel's avatar
great to hear that! :heart:
photocrafter's avatar
Great tips! hope you have a great haliday!
kuschelirmel's avatar
:blowkiss: a wonderful holiday to you as well!
znow-white's avatar
Such a wonderful varied selection of treasures :heart:


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Samima's avatar
Vielen Dank für die wunderschönen Tutorials:heart::love:
Ich wünschte,ich könnte besser englisch...
kuschelirmel's avatar
:blowkiss: viel geht hoffentlich auch durch das Folgen der Bilder -- wenn Du mal stecken bleibst, schreib mir doch einfach eine Note :aww:
Samima's avatar
Vielen Dank liebe Jasmin!:heart:
Ich komme gerne darauf zurück:hug:

Jetzt mach ich aber erst mal ca. 3 Wochen Pause.

Wünsche dir wunderschöne Feiertage!
BlackSaiyan's avatar
my my i love advanced PS tuts, so few of them. gj!
kuschelirmel's avatar
:heart: hope you'll be following the next installments then :#1:
BlackSaiyan's avatar
very much so, yes =D
BeehiveStudio's avatar
FINALLY!!! an amazing and interesting JOURNAL on the footer I am so happy about this =D
kuschelirmel's avatar
thank you, though the bit about the lit community and helena's stock feature were definitely good journals, too!
NeoStockz's avatar
Wow, thanks so much.. Im so happy you like the 'off the beaten' track approach of my walkthroughs :)
Paulcellx's avatar
Tutorials: The best way to learn Graphic design! ;D
Steer-By-The-Stars's avatar
These tutorials you've provided are all extremely informative! Thanks for showing them to us; I struggle a lot with even the basics, so it's really helpful to have these here to work with.
Xadrea's avatar
fabulous collection!:clap:
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