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How to Create a Glitch Text Effect with Photoshop

How to Create a Glitch Text Effect with Photoshop

Recently, there have been thousands of designers producing work with a glitch effect. With its futuristic style and vibrant character, the effect can be added to practically any visual form and look awesome. In this article, we’ll discuss how to create a glitch effect...

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How to easily Crop a Layer in Photoshop

How to easily Crop a Layer in Photoshop

There are so many reasons for cropping photos – to remove someone or something, to make our portraits look better, or just to resize our photos so they can fit perfectly into our Instagram feed. In many cases, we are facing an issue when using the crop tool that...

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How to Make an Image Transparent in Photoshop

How to Make an Image Transparent in Photoshop

When it comes to working with transparency in Photoshop, the opportunities are endless. Whether you would like to make a single layer transparent, create a transparent selection, or isolate a subject on a transparent background, Photoshop allows you to do it all....

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How do you speed up or slow down an animated gif in photoshop?

How do you speed up or slow down an animated gif in photoshop?

Photoshop is a powerful piece of kit. As an image editor, it’s capable of handling a wide variety of visual media and is not just limited to still images. If you want to jump directly to the VIDEO TUTORIAL click here. In this tutorial, we’re going to explore how to...

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How to Rotate Text in Photoshop

How to Rotate Text in Photoshop

Applying transformations, such as rotations, to your text in Photoshop can be a great way to take your typographic pieces to the next level. Yet, whilst it is fairly simple to rotate bodies of text as a whole, we can encounter problems when we try to rotate individual...

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Zooming and Panning Images in Photoshop

Zooming and Panning Images in Photoshop

Knowing how to navigate a document that you are working on is one of the most important skills to have when it comes to using Photoshop. Zooming in on, scrolling across, or panning along a document is extremely useful, particularly when you want to look closely at...

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How to Create a Radial Blur Action Effect

How to Create a Radial Blur Action Effect

If you’ve ever taken photographs of a subject in action, then you will undoubtedly understand how annoying it can be when you look back at the photos that you had thought would be action-packed and exciting, but they have turned out to be boring and somehow...

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Corrupt PSD File? Here’s Exactly What to Do

Corrupt PSD File? Here’s Exactly What to Do

One of the most irritating occurrences for a Photoshop user is when the program crashes unexpectedly and you lose all your work. You can search everywhere for the file, then when you find it and open it, it is corrupt.  Of course, there are ways to prevent it from...

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Flatten Image vs. Merge Layers: What’s the Difference?

Flatten Image vs. Merge Layers: What’s the Difference?

To many Photoshop users who have not come across the Merge Layers and Flatten Image functions before, the difference between the two options can seem unclear. Of course, the words ‘merge’ and ‘flatten’ pretty much have the same meaning, right?  However, whilst they...

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Channels vs. Layers in Photoshop: What’s the Difference?

Channels vs. Layers in Photoshop: What’s the Difference?

Amongst beginners, there can often be lots of confusion surrounding channels and how they differ from layers. However, understanding both elements, particularly layers, is especially important when using Photoshop.  This article will help to explain the individual...

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Photoshop Opacity vs. Fill: The Difference and Why it Matters

Photoshop Opacity vs. Fill: The Difference and Why it Matters

Very often, Photoshop users find themselves asking: ‘what’s the difference between the program’s Fill and Opacity options? Do they not both have the same effect on a layer?’. These are both valid questions since both functions are used to control an individual layer’s...

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How to Save LARGE Photoshop Files as JPEGs

How to Save LARGE Photoshop Files as JPEGs

Saving large Photoshop files can often be a real pain, particularly when it comes to saving them as JPEG images. Photoshop doesn’t offer the option to save a file as a JPEG if the file is larger than 65535 x 65535 pixels, meaning that for an aspect ratio of 1:1, the...

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Can You Unmerge Layers in Photoshop? [Yes, Here’s How!]

Can You Unmerge Layers in Photoshop? [Yes, Here’s How!]

I am sure we are all aware of how irritating it can be when we need to edit a certain individual element within a Photoshop document but then we realise that this element is merged onto the contents of another layer. It can often be a really complex issue to...

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Does Photoshop Require a Graphics Card

Does Photoshop Require a Graphics Card

A graphics card (also known as a video card, a graphics processor, or a GPU) is an important piece of computer hardware that produces the images you see on your monitor. So, of course, it is an inherently useful piece of hardware when it comes to editing photos in...

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This is Why Your Photoshop Layers Are Red

This is Why Your Photoshop Layers Are Red

I am sure we can all agree that encountering an issue or an abnormality when using Photoshop is both extremely irritating and stressful. These feelings are intensified when you cannot figure out why the problem is occurring, despite trying to do what feels like...

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Why Does Photoshop Text Look Pixelated? Easy Fixes

Why Does Photoshop Text Look Pixelated? Easy Fixes

Adobe Photoshop is one of the leading design programs you can get on a PC or a Mac. It allows you to create intricate layered designs which many other programs simply do not offer. A common issue among even advanced Photoshop users is when the text used on a project...

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Photoshop Fonts: How to Identify, Copy and Match

Photoshop Fonts: How to Identify, Copy and Match

Photoshop’s Match Fonts feature has been an element of the program since 2015, yet a lot of users don’t know of its presence. It really is an absolute blessing for any font-lover, eliminating the tedious guesswork of identifying fonts by eye and instead allowing...

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The Best Ways to Reduce Noise in Photoshop

The Best Ways to Reduce Noise in Photoshop

Taking a great photo is always the most rewarding and exciting part of a photographer’s job. I am sure you have all often found yourselves celebrating until you take a good look at the image and realize just how much noise there is within it.  But you will be glad to...

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Photoshop Brushes Not Showing Up? Here’s What to Do

Photoshop Brushes Not Showing Up? Here’s What to Do

Have you ever spent hours downloading hundreds of brushes, then opened Photoshop again the next day only to find that all of them have mysteriously disappeared? If you have, then you will undoubtedly understand just how irritating it can be.  The problem can seem...

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Stuck in Photoshop Grayscale? Here’s What to Do

Stuck in Photoshop Grayscale? Here’s What to Do

Is Photoshop only letting you select black, white, and a selection of gray shades when you’re choosing a color? Then you might be stuck in Photoshop’s Grayscale Mode. You’ll be glad to know that there’s a simple solution to the problem, meaning that you can get things...

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Here’s why Photoshop Increases Your File Size

Here’s why Photoshop Increases Your File Size

There’s often nothing more annoying than encountering a problem that you cannot possibly solve whilst using Photoshop. Once you’ve tried everything from turning the computer on and off again to closing and reopening the program, it can feel as if you have exhausted...

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TIFF vs. PSB: Digital Art Formats Explained

TIFF vs. PSB: Digital Art Formats Explained

Here at LP Club, we understand how difficult it can be to wrap your head around the differences between file formats. It may be pretty simple to distinguish between a JPEG and a PSD, but what about a TIFF File and a PSB File?  It may seem confusing right now, but...

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How to Create Natural Freckles in Photoshop

How to Create Natural Freckles in Photoshop

Freckles are a beautiful feature. So, it’s great when you have a model that has freckles, as it’s an element that can give your work a raw, natural feel. But what if you want to replicate that effect in one of your photos, but your model doesn’t have freckles? Fear...

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How to Create 3D Text in Photoshop

How to Create 3D Text in Photoshop

Running out of ideas of ways in which you can work with typography? Wanting to create a text effect that stands out and catches people’s eyes? Then you’ve come to the right place. Luckily, creating a three-dimensional text effect couldn’t be easier to do, and produces...

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How to Create a Double Exposure Effect that Rocks

How to Create a Double Exposure Effect that Rocks

Traditionally, multiple exposure images were a combination of two or more exposures by a camera to create a single image. Whilst this created, and still can create, an awesome effect, today’s technology allows us to have more control over the outcome when recreating...

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How to Create a Night-Vision Photo Effect

How to Create a Night-Vision Photo Effect

Although it’s not the most common design trend, adding a night-vision effect can totally change the mood of your image and in some cases, give the exact mood to your creation you were looking for. Luckily, it couldn’t be easier to do! To quickly resume, in order to...

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How to Create a Metallic Text Effect in Photoshop

How to Create a Metallic Text Effect in Photoshop

Typography is a central aspect of the design of movie posters, book covers, video games, advertisements and more. The effectiveness of a piece of text is intensified when it fits with the theme of the work. So, knowing how to create a metallic text effect can be...

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The 20 Photoshop Keyboard Shortcuts You Need to Know

The 20 Photoshop Keyboard Shortcuts You Need to Know

As a beginner, learning all the Photoshop keyboard shortcuts can seem a little overwhelming. You can spend hours searching the internet endlessly in an attempt to find every single shortcut there is to know. If you want to say goodbye to those hours of searching for...

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Sharpen Images in Photoshop with the High Pass Filter

Sharpen Images in Photoshop with the High Pass Filter

For photographers, sharpening images is an all too common task that can often be difficult and time-consuming. Luckily, Photoshop’s High Pass Filter is a lot easier to get the hang of than the commonly used Unsharp Mask or the Smart Sharpen feature.  This tutorial...

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Remove ANYTHING from a Photo in Photoshop

Remove ANYTHING from a Photo in Photoshop

Having distracting aspects in a photograph is something that happens all too often for photographers. Whether you want a ‘human-free’ landscape, or you want to remove a ‘photo-bomber’, Photoshop is the answer to all your problems. This article will act as a complete...

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How to Split Images for Instagram’s Multi-Post Panoramas

How to Split Images for Instagram’s Multi-Post Panoramas

For Photographers that enjoy shooting panoramic images, Instagram’s dimensional restraints can be really annoying. Although recently they’ve allowed users to post images that aren’t square shaped, there are still constraints in place that, more often than not, prevent...

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3 Ways to Create a Water Reflection in Photoshop

3 Ways to Create a Water Reflection in Photoshop

Creating a water reflection from scratch is something that we get asked about a lot here at Learn Photoshop. You can easily transform what seems like a boring image into an eye-catching landscape by simply using a few Photoshop tricks!  If you want to practice adding...

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How to Simulate Perfect Film Grain in Photoshop

How to Simulate Perfect Film Grain in Photoshop

With the evolution of technology, we’ve seen the gradual decline in film photography, and a transition into digital techniques. But with the benefits that this change has seen comes a creative disadvantage, in the form of the loss of that classic noise/grain effect...

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50 Photoshop Editing Tutorials

50 Photoshop Editing Tutorials

Here at Learn Photoshop, we understand how hard it can be to find decent tutorials. With so many to choose from, it can be tricky to know which ones are going to give you the best results or explain the process most accurately.  So, we’ve compiled a list of 50 of our...

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How To Change The Color of Eyes In Photoshop

How To Change The Color of Eyes In Photoshop

Editing portraits in simple ways is one of the things for which Photoshop is famous. One of these simple adjustments that can be made to portraits is altering the color of the subject’s eyes. Whilst this process tends to yield better results when used to make minor...

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How to Flip a Layer in Photoshop

How to Flip a Layer in Photoshop

Maybe the most useful feature that makes Photoshop unique, separating it from other editing programs, is the option to edit individual layers, rather than the entire content of an image. This allows us to make changes to one single element of a piece.  The ability to...

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How to Crop a Circle in Photoshop

How to Crop a Circle in Photoshop

Cropping your images to fit in a circle can be a really useful technique. You could use the cropped image as a profile picture for your social media sites or preserve the transparency of the background and add it to another project. Luckily, it couldn’t be simpler to...

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A Short Guide to Rulers and Grids in Photoshop

A Short Guide to Rulers and Grids in Photoshop

Utilising grids, guides and rulers in Photoshop is a great way in which you can quickly and easily improve the compositions of your pieces. They allow you to align visual elements and place components at regular intervals, and they don’t show up when printing or...

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Edit your Pictures like Brandon Woelfel

Edit your Pictures like Brandon Woelfel

Brandon Woelfel is a well-known freelance photographer based in New York. He was born in 1994 so at the time I’m writing this article Brandon is 24 years old. It is not clear when exactly he started photography. However, what he says is that he started taking pictures...

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How to Change Skin Tones in Photoshop

How to Change Skin Tones in Photoshop

Image copyright Getty Images This tutorial only deals with corrections in skin tone, and not changing skin color entirely. Skin tone corrections are always tricky. However, Photoshop CC has a few neat tools that make the job significantly easier. With a little...

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How to Add Stars in Photoshop

How to Add Stars in Photoshop

Night photography is beautiful – landscapes and cityscapes full of stars are breathtaking - the truth is, it’s not easily achievable just by a camera. Even with the long-exposure settings, it is often too difficult to capture all those great stars in the night sky....

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How To Change Hair Color Using Photoshop

How To Change Hair Color Using Photoshop

Image via Digital Vision/Getty Images Changing the color of an object within an image in Photoshop is very similar to using a coloring book: you fill a specific area of the image with a particular color. The only difference is that a coloring book already comes with...

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How To Make A Watermark In Photoshop

How To Make A Watermark In Photoshop

Watermarks can be extremely useful for designers, photographers, and all types of visual artists alike. Whether you use your logo or just simply your company name, creating a watermark is great when it comes to advertising your business name, protecting images from...

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