30+ Photoshop Tutorials to Impress in 2016

In this article I tried to find out the tutorials where you able to learn how to achieve amazing photo, text and other manipulation effects. Here are the latest additions from the whole net. Photoshop tutorials are great for learning and improving Photoshop essential skills faster and easier.

The reason why tutorials prove to be of great help is the fact that these have been written in simple easy to understand language in the stepwise procedure thereby making it easier for users to grasp. The new year has already begun and continuing the chain of coming up with a list of helpful Photoshop tutorials we have gathered the list of the best Photoshop tutorials from 2016 and we have hand-picked for you all.

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Transparent Shirt Photoshop Effect

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In order to create this photoshop effect you need a model with a white T-shirt preferably because because you will get a better effect when using the Multiply blend mode. Make sure you have a new background like a landscape or something similar because you will be able to judge the effect a lot better.

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How to Create a Winter Landscape Photo Manipulation with Adobe Photoshop

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In this tutorial I’ll show you how to create a winter landscape using a variety of photo-manipulation techniques. You’ll learn how to combine different stock images together into a cohesive scene using adjustment layers, masking and brushes. You’ll also learn how to paint the snow, make the sunlight, create lighting effects, take care of the details and more.

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How to Create Your Own Hateful Eight Movie Poster Design

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The official movie posters for The Hateful Eight use the Spoon Graphics Rough & Grungy Photoshop Brushes to represent the eight characters from the film. All the designs combine a faded snowy background with portraits of the characters which correspond to the highlighted brush strokes.

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How to Create a Sin City Style Film Noir Effect in Photoshop

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The Sin City movies are modern masterpieces that reimagine the film noir genre from the 40s and 50s. They use black and white imagery with low key lighting to creating striking pictures with high contrast between light and shadow. In today’s tutorial I’ll show you some techniques to transform your static photographs into a Sin City inspired scene with a dark atmosphere and harsh tones.

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Design Demonic Characters

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Spotted at 3DTotal.com, you will learn to create a demon in Photoshop using matte painting and other designing techniques.

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Play Around with This Water Surface Effect

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This Photoshop tutorial will help you create a fantasy scene of a little boy and girl playing using different stock images and split water surface effect.

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How to Create a Surreal Pirate House Photo Manipulation in Photoshop

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In this tutorial, you’ll learn how to create rocky mountain using photos of rock and stones, combine ruin of castle to create dramatic pirate house in the dreamscape with warm vivid lighting. Throughout the tutorial, you’ll learn techniques that are very essential to create better photo manipulations.

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Create a Sci-Fi Chamber Photo Manipulation in Photoshop

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Learn how to create a sci-fi photo manipulation of a mysterious chamber with amazing light flares and great entrance with Photoshop. In this tutorial, you’ll learn how to contruct your own chamber with textures , place a model in front of the entrance and then complete it by adding realistic shadows and lighting effect Throughout the tutorial, you’ll learn techniques that will help you create better photo manipulations.

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Create Racing Vertical Digital Art in Photoshop

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In this tutorial I’ll show you how to create dynamic racing photo manipulation in abstract world. Work with a variety of tools, filters and adjustment layers. There will also be described in detail the creation of light. realistic shadows and reflections, a lot of interesting effects, creating a harmonious composition and much more! Read this tutorial and immerse yourself into the world of cyber racing!

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How to Create this EErie Loating Island Photo Manipulation in Photoshop

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Using some simple techniques, smart objects and adjustment layers, you can create this complex Eerie floating island photo manipulation easily.

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Create this Poster Design with Abstract Effects in Photoshop

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Another one from PhotoshopTutorials.ws, this Photoshop tutorial will help you create a poster design using lightning methods, abstract rendering and police tape.

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Create Retro Political Poster Art in Photoshop Tutorial

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Photoshop is a powerful photo-editing tool but its uses are not limited to colour manipulation in photographs. Many digital artists use it like a compositing tool, allowing them to take elements from various sources and piece them together.

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How to Brighten a Photo in Photoshop

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Here’s an in-depth tutorial by photographer Tigz Rice describing how she brightened up this photo in Photoshop to make it feel more summery – using a mix of subtle adjustments to affect the overall tone of the photo and precise edits to particular areas and colours to add a real sense of warmth.

The end result is beautiful, vibrant and has the real feel of a perfect summer’s day without the fakeness of a poorly brightened photo.

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Create Digital Collages without Filters Photoshop Tutorial

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Created by Scott Rhodes, this Photoshop tutorial is for advanced users that will help them to create beautiful collages without using any type of Photoshop filters.

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How to Create Retro Color Light Leaks in Photoshop

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In this photoshop Tutorial, you will learn how to add light leaks to your photos using gradient fill layers. This effect is really simple and easy to adjust for your own photo to add some interesting lighting.

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How to Create a Summer Lovin’ Digital Painting  with Natural Adobe Photoshop Brushes

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Valentine’s Day is just one weeks away so why not create a Photoshop scene showing true love. Designed by Rowena Aitken, you will learn to create summer loving digital painting easily with the use of Photoshop Brushes.

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Creative Full Moon on Hand Manipulation Photoshop Tutorials

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This is an easy tutorial and we will only use some layer masks, a few adjustment layers and some light effects. At the end we will use the Camera RAW filter to give the image a creative and punchy look.

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High Key Effect + Free Photoshop Action

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In order to create this photo effect we will use a Photoshop tool that is hidden inside the menus. I’m talking about the Calculations tool which is inside the Image menu in Photoshop. This tool works with channels and is very powerful because it allows you to blend the Red Green and Blue channels of an image and create new alpha channels which you can use as masks or regular layers.

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Matte Painting – Day to Night

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Matte Painting in Photoshop is one of the most important technique. This Photoshop tutorial by Tiberius Viris will help you learn transforming day into a gothic night easily.

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How to Create a Shiny 3D Text Effect in Adobe Photoshop

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Explained by Rose, this Photoshop tutorial will help you learn to create 3D text effect using Photoshop 3D tools and little bit playing around with material textures and settings.

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Chinese Money Year Text Effect in Photoshop

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2016 will be the Year of the Monkey according to Chinese zodiac. The Year of the Monkey will start from Feb. 8, 2016 (which is the Chinese New Year) and last to Jan. 27, 2017. People that are born in this zodiac sign are smart, clever and intelligent, especially in their career and wealth.

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Create a Surreal Landscape With Mountain and Waterfalls in Photoshop

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In this Photoshop tutorial, I will show you the steps I took to create Surreal Landscape with Mountain and Waterfalls in Photoshop. We will also be adding some spacecrafts flying in the sky, as well as elements such as cloud, birds and light.

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Create Typography Using a Mixture of Snow and Fire Elements in Photoshop

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In this Photoshop tutorial, I will show you the process of creating this interesting Typography using a mixture of snow and fire elements in Photoshop. This is an intermediate level difficulty tutorial and some steps can be tricky.

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Create a Porcelain Sking Effect in Photoshop

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In this tutorial we will create a porcelain skin effect using a beautiful portrait of a woman and the power of Photoshop’s blending modes.

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How to Create a Retro Chrome Text Effect in Adobe Photoshop

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This tutorial will show you how to use a couple of layer styles and texture images to create a very easy, 1950s-inspired, chrome text effect.

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Turn a Portrait Photo into an Intriguing Abstract Mosaic of Cubes Photoshop Tutorial

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If you thought mosaics were another boring Photoshop cliché, think again, as Fabio Sasso presents a new spin on an old style.

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How to Create a Glittering Gold Thread Text Effect in Adobe Photoshop

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Another Photoshop text effect tutorial by Rose that will help you to learn create glittery gold thread text effect using one layer style and glitter texture present in Photoshop.

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How to Create a Raindrops Text Effect in Adobe Photoshop

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It seems like Rose was busy creating Photoshop text effect tutorials this January. In this tutorial, Rose will help you how to create a beautiful raindrop text effect using simple techniques in Photoshop.

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Learn How to Create Disintegration Effect in Photoshop

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In this Photoshop video tutorial I will show you how to create an abstract manipulation using layer masks and brushes to create a creative disintegration effect.

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Color Splash Effect 2016 Ptotoshop Tutorial

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In this tutorial I will show you how to create a black and white to color splash effect and then how to gradually fade it. This effect was one of the very first tutorials I ever did on this channel, and one of the most viewed, but I figured it was time for a well needed update in video, sound, and general quality since then! Enjoy!

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How to Create an Animated Work-in-Progress Action in Adobe Photoshop

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In this tutorial you will learn how to create an animated GIF in Adobe Photoshop to show the evolution of your digital work.

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Create a Surreal Scene with Photo Manipulation Photoshop Tutorial

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Photo manipulation is the art of transforming ordinary photos into something alluring, unexpected and totally out of the box. In this new course, How to Create a Surreal Scene With Photo Manipulation, you will create a surreal scene using photo-manipulation techniques in Adobe Photoshop.

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Create a Shiny Textured Chrome Text Effect in Photoshop

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This tutorial will show you how to use a couple of Photoshop’s layer styles, along with some flare photos, gradient fills, and a simple pattern, to create a shiny textured chrome text effect.

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How to Turn a Photo into a Beautiful Painting in Photoshop

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The best thing about Photoshop is that it allows you to do things in a few minutes that would normally take hours or days to complete. Case in point: instead of spending half a lifetime painting a picture, you can use Adobe Photoshop to make a photograph look like a hand-painted masterpiece in minutes.

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