How to make a simple 3D text effect in Photoshop

Adobe has been working hard to give us a better 3D tool in Photoshop. And I have to say, I love it! In this tutorial, you will learn how to use the Repousse tool to create a 3D grungy...

Quick Tip: Create a “Scary” Text Effect in Photoshop

In this quick tip tutorial, we will show you how to create a “scary” text effect using layer styles in Photoshop. Let’s get started!

How to Draw Realistic Eyes in Photoshop

The eyes are one of the most important elements in any character or portrait illustration. In this tutorial, we will show you how to quickly draw realistic eyes in Photoshop using digital painting techniques. Let’s get started!

The Matte Paintings and Environments of Nat Monney

A Bridge and His City Nat Monney is a matte painter and Psdtuts+ author from Switzerland. His work typically involves some form of digital painting, photo manipulation, or both. In this article, we will take a look at a few...

Create an Autumn-Themed 3D Text Effect With Photoshop CS6 Extended

  Tutorial Assets The following assets were used during the production of this tutorial. Autumn park English Alphabet Concrete texture (Image 1) Crackles texture Autumn bush Yellow maple leaf Yellow maple leaf 2 Red maple leaf Step 1 Let’s...

Create an app icon using Photoshop in 20 easy steps

As designers, we know what an app icon is: a small graphical symbol that represents an application program. We also know that a successful icon will attract more consumers to the application itself. In this tutorial, I’ll use Photoshop...

Create a Syfy Inspired Logo Animation in Photoshop CS6

You already know that Photoshop is a fantastic tool for creating 2D images. What you might not know is that Photoshop also has limited capabilities for creating high quality 3D images and animations. In this tutorial, we will use...

How to Shade and Apply Texture to Line Art in Photoshop

Photoshop and Illustrator work very well together. Lots of designers start out in Illustrator and then import their artwork into Photoshop to add shading and texture. In this tutorial, we will show you how to do this with an...

Create a Photo Realistic Digital Painting in Photoshop

With the right knowledge, the brush tool in Photoshop can be extremely powerful. In this tutorial, we will use digital painting techniques to create a photo realistic illustration of a swan inside a wine glass. This concept will begin...

Create a Tasty Cupcake Icon in Photoshop

In this tutorial, we will explain how to create a tasty cupcake icon in Photoshop. We will start with a sketch and then add color, texture, and shading to create an icon that looks good enough to eat. Let’s...