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This video tutorial is the third part of Photoshop basics & tools. I will duplicate the original layer and rename it to “Retouch” layer. Then I’ll select the Crop tool, (you will notice that the application bar has changed and now gives you the option of tweaking your Crop tool and/or setting it to a […]

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I will discuss some basic principles and introduce you to the next set of tools; the Lasso Tool set and the Quick selections Tool set. I will go over to the Lasso Tool and show you how to create different selections. I will also show you a small trick with the polygonal Lasso Tool, that I used when […]

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This video tutorial covers the first part of Photoshop Basics and Tools. I will discuss some basic principles and introduce you to the Move tool. I will show you the ruler system and how to apply guidelines using the Move tool. Also, I will show you some of the shortcuts I use to speedup my workflow. I […]

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In this video tutorial, I will show you how to work with the Healing Brush set. I will also show you how I combine the clone stamp tool with the Healing Brush set. I will start by quickly introducing you to the Healing Brush set. Then, I will select the Spot Healing Brush tool and […]

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In this video tutorial I will show you two simple ways to work with the Quick Selection Mask tool. I will activate the Quick Selection Mask, then select the Brush tool, resize the brush, select the right foreground color and start masking. Afterwards, I will create a Quick Adjustment layer and show you how to […]

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In this video tutorial, I will show you a quick technique to colorize your drop down menus in Photoshop. Firstly, I will select the “Menus” option from the “Edit” drop down item in the menu. In the “Keyboard Shortcuts and Menus” window, select the “Menus” option. Now you can start to colourize your menus. I […]

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In this video tutorial I will show you a technique to change the colour  on an image with a new fill layer. First, I will show you how to use the quick selection tool and make a selection around your object. Then, how to fill it with color and arrange the blending modes. Next, I […]

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Please Note: This video tutorial is absolutely for photoshop beginners. Advanced photo-shoppers will find this tutorial useless. In this video tutorial, I will give you a quick run-through of the Photoshop interface. I will explain how Photoshop works and where what is, looking at the following:  what is the tool panel? How does workspaces work? […]

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In this video tutorial, I will show you how to take an underexposed image and get some more details out of the dark and underexposed areas. If you are TOTALLY NEW to Photoshop, this tutorial might be a bit to heavy. If you are an ADVANCED Photoshop user, this tutorial can be very helpful. I’ll […]

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In this video tutorial, I will show you how to work with Photoshop’s well known Clone Stamp tool. If you’re an advanced Photoshoper this tutorial might not be as helpful to you. If you are new to Photoshop this should be a very interesting tutorial for you. I will first discuss what we’re looking for […]

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In this tutorial I will show you how to create a quick black and white conversion on a standard beauty portrait. Then create a quick preset out of my adjustments. Starting with a basic image (straight from the camera). I  use the Hls/grayscale sliders to convert the photo to black & white. Using the basic […]

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This tutorial is the second installment of a two part series on the Basic tools and adjustment sliders of Camera Raw. I start with the basics sliders from the right hand side menu ( Panel ).I also cover the basic adjustments sliders, Tone curves, Details, HSL & Grayscale sliders, split toning and many more and explaining […]

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