Photo manipulation involves transforming an image using various methods and techniques to achieve a desired result. Most photo manipulations are skillful artworks typically created by an artist, designer or photographer in Adobe Photoshop.

 

1. Create Glass Transparency in a Cute Photo Manipulation

In this tutorial you'll learn a good technique for incorporating glass transparency into photo manipulations, while placing a cute, pirate hamster on the high seas.

How to Create Glass Transparency in a Cute Photo Manipulation

 

2. Making of the Imaginary Paint Dancers

Make some beautiful and colorful art by using the Brush Tool, adding texture, embedding images and applying Adjustments.

Making of the Imaginary Paint Dancers

 

3. Create a Flaming Photo Manipulation

Create a nice looking illustration of woman burning by using simple techniques and tools such as the Brush Tool and Transform Warp.

How to Create a Flaming Photo Manipulation

 

4. Create a Devastating Tidal Wave in Photoshop

This tutorial is meant for those of you who may be relatively new to Photoshop or matte painting in general.

Create a Devastating Tidal Wave in Photoshop

 

5. Super Easy Typographic Portrait in Photoshop

Create a really cool and super easy typographic portrait by using the Displace Filter and some Blend Modes to achieve the effect.

Super Easy Typographic Portrait in Photoshop

 

6. Create a Sci-Fi Robot Cyborg in Photoshop

See the techniques for creating a cyborg from photographic sources, tapping into the movie heritage of the cyborg, and mixing it with the glossy Bleach Bypass look.

Photoshop Tutorial: Create a Sci-Fi Robot Cyborg in Photoshop

 

7. Create Cyborg Human Face Photo Manipulation in Photoshop

Learn techniques to merge several objects into one piece, and apply image Adjustments to fine-tune each of the objects.

Create Cyborg Human Face Photo Manipulation in Photoshop

 

8. Create a Steampunk Style Illustration in Photoshop

The main focus, aside from the style of course, is fusing elements from different sources together to create a cohesive whole by using tricks with light sources, shadows and image grading.

How to Create a Steampunk Style Illustration in Photoshop

 

9. Create a Fantasy Landscape Photo Manipulation

Everyone with basic Photoshop skills can recreate this simple scene by using the most important thing in this kind of photo manipulation, the right images.

How to Create a Fantasy Landscape Photo Manipulation

 

10. Dazzling Dance Photo Manipulation

Combine photos and add special effects, use several tricks to reduce your Photoshop file size, and a number of layers and layer styles to turn a normal photograph into stunning artwork.

Dazzling Dance Photo Manipulation

 

11. Manipulate Smoke to Create Hyper-Real Images

Learn the process of applying the Warp Tool effectively and a few other tricks to make smoke look like a skull.

Manipulate Smoke to Create Hyper-Real Images

 

12. Create a Cool Human Cyborg Effect in Photoshop

Turn yourself into a cyborg by learning your way around the Pen Tool and the Brush Tool to create this cool effect.

Create a Cool Human Cyborg Effect in Photoshop

 

13. Futuristic Male Cyborg Photo Manipulation

Utilize several tools in Photoshop to create this awesome cyborg-based photo manipulation.

Futuristic Male Cyborg Photo Manipulation Tutorial

 

14. Create a High-Tech Cyborg Photo Manipulation in Photoshop

Get help on your quest of learning Photoshop by completing this awesome face.

How to Create a High-Tech Cyborg Photo Manipulation in Photoshop

 

15. Create Feet Shoes in Photoshop

This tutorial will show you basic photo manipulation techniques that you can use on your own projects.

How to Create Feet Shoes in Photoshop

 

16. Create an Aquarium Inside a Light Bulb with Photoshop

Learn how to combine and warp images plus apply easy color correction with this tutorial.

Create an Aquarium Inside a Light Bulb with Photoshop

 

17. Create a Medieval Movie Poster in Photoshop

Create a 3D grunge metal movie poster title in Adobe Photoshop by using 3D Extrusion.

How to Create a Medieval Movie Poster in Photoshop

 

18. Create an Eye-Catching Eco-Friendly Shoe Advertisement

Check out this demonstration on how to create a shoe advertisement by using several stock images.

Create an Eye-Catching Eco-Friendly Shoe Advertisement

 

19. Create a Surreal Out of Bounds Photo Manipulation in Photoshop

Combine several images of water, animals and people to create this surreal photo manipulation.

Create a Surreal Out of Bounds Photo Manipulation in Photoshop

 

20. Apply Textures to Uneven Surfaces

Realistically applying a texture to an uneven surface is a hands-on process, more so than simply overlaying a texture and changing the Blending Mode.

How to Apply Textures to Uneven Surfaces

 

21. Create a Vibrant Space-Themed Poster in Photoshop

Use radial gradients to add colorful light effects, use layer masks to make non-destructive edits, and harmoniously bring together design elements using Adjustment Layers and image adjustments.

Create a Vibrant Space-Themed Poster in Photoshop

 

22. The Making of Temptation

Create a beautiful composition in Photoshop derived from several elements and part of the Paradigm Shift exhibition.

The Making of Temptation

 

23. Creating a Surreal Smoking Bird Composition in Photoshop

Apply smoke effects, play with Blend Modes, create simple light and glow effects using the Gradient Tool, use filters, and create shattered shard elements from scratch.

Creating a Surreal Smoking Bird Composition in Photoshop

 

24. Create a Surreal Desert Scene in Photoshop

In this tutorial use stock photos and texture to create a surreal scene and have some fun.

Create a Surreal Desert Scene in Photoshop

 

25. Create a Chilling Photo Manipulation in Photoshop

To create this fantasy scene use several Photoshop tools like Color Range, use different Blending Modes, and more.

How to Create a Chilling Photo Manipulation in Photoshop