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Photoshop Creative No. 170

Photoshop® Creative is the perfect magazine for learning more about Adobe’s outstanding application. Each issue is packed with inspirational tutorials covering the whole scope of the software, from creative projects, to practical guides to using tools and techniques. Whatever you use Photoshop for, Photoshop creative will help you become a better digital artist. Please note: Digital versions of the magazines do not include the covermount items or supplements that you would find on printed editions.

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erlingur.einarsson@futurenet.com One of Photoshop’s central features is the Brush tool. This wildly useful tool can help you with pretty much any project. Whether you’re creating a painter-like portrait from scratch or need to use the brush to touch up a photo project, learning how to make the most of the Brush tool can be immensely useful.In addition, you’ll find your usual great variety of inspirational tutorials, including a surreal city of books, a mesmerising ice-cave landscape, and a digital illustration made with the help of Google SketchUp alongside Photoshop. Also, we have our usual great collection of product reviews, interviews with artists, and stunning galleries to draw inspiration from. We hope you enjoy the issue! Free step-by-step tutorials online photoshopcreative.co.uk Join thousands of like-minded creatives search for photoshopcreative…

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HDR Ready Control contrast and tamper with tone, using these actions So many brushes Splatter and spatter your work with this bumper pack of Filament in These quirky textures can be handy in a range of projects On the FileSilo this issue… • 610 Paint brushes• 500 Pen and pencil scribbles• 15 Filament textures• 5 HDR Pro actions= A total of 1130 premium assets plus hundreds of tutorial files Log in to www.filesilo.co.uk/photoshopcreative Register to get instant access to this pack of must-have resources, videos and tutorial assets The home of great downloads – exclusive to your favourite magazines from Future PublishingSecure and safe online access, from anywhereFree access for every reader, print and digitalDownload only the files you want, when you wantAll your gifts,…

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readers’ challenge

We challenged you... In Issue 168, we challenged you to get creative with the set theme of Adventure. You were allowed to create whatever you wanted, so long as it incorporated the theme somehow. Marc DhaeyerJumping from God’s WindowThis is an image that uses layers, masks and a lot of blending. Adjustments were key in tying everything together to make it feel surreal, yet rooted in nature. Honourable mentions See some honourable mentions from this issue’s challenge at facebook.com/photoshopcreative ■…

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trending images

This image feels wonderfully atmospheric, incredibly dream-like and the colour palette is just perfect. Behance has featured Jon’s work in the past, and we love his illustration style. There’s nothing more inspiring than surfing the internet and seeing what other artists are creating, and we encourage you to do so. Here are some of our favourite pictures that caught our attention recently, from some of the world’s most exciting artists and designers. Jon Juarez harriorrihar.myportfolio.comDuring a trip to Iceland, I walked through some landscapes that seemed to be drawn, so I photographed them, but the images did not do them justice. Now that I have drawn them, I have a more faithful memory of that fictional reality. The colours here are really striking, and we love how…

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Create your own gallery online PhotoshopCreative.co.uk Upload your images to Facebook Search PhotoshopCreative Tweet us your creative artwork @PshopCreative Alternatively, you can email: markwhite03@futurenet.com ■…

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readers’ images

Sylvia van der VeldenImage of the issueThis work was made with texture layers and layer masks. I changed the blend modes and added some curves and lighting effects. For the model I used only dark and midtone colours and made some layers for these. Bob Parsi I focused on the lion’s face and masked out the rest. Then I used gradients and brushes to colourise the face and outer areas. At the final stage I used various adjustment layers to make the colours more vibrant. Lakshmikanta PatraThis is a self-portrait that I created in Photoshop. I used many solid colour layers, some adjustment layers and replicated my body parts with the Pen tool. It was kept simple for a vector style. Caroline Julia MooreI created this…