Learn how to create a reflection in Photoshop from this quick tutorial for beginners. Just like the shadow, the reflection is a really important element that is used in many photo manipulation, or can be added to text effects, shapes and so on. So if you want to create the impression that an object/text/shape is standing on a glossy surface you really need to add i a reflection. As you will see it is really easy to add a reflection in Photoshop, you just need to follow some simple steps. To avoid making these steps every time you can use reflection and shadow actions that will make that process much easier and save you a lot of time.
Learn how to create an easy water reflection of a person in Photoshop. All you have to do to make a reflection in Photoshop is to flip vertical the object, to distort it using Ripple Filter or Displace Filter for more advanced realistic effects.
In this collection I have gathered some of the best resources for creating water reflections in Photoshop. To simulate water reflection surface can be quite difficult especially with a complicated landscape. This list also contains a handy Photoshop action generator that creates that realistic water surface effect for you. Don't forget also to check out these water Photoshop tutorials if you want to learn how to create other aqua effects. For example you will learn how to make water text, water splash, water drops, and so on.
To create a reflection in Photoshop for 2D objects is really easy as we learned in a previous tutorial. But what if we have a 3D object or 3D model; in that case adding a realistic reflection may prove a difficult task. So in today list I have gathered for you more advanced Photoshop reflection tutorials to create 3D reflection effect for your object/models/etc. If you are searching for a quicker solution for adding 3D reflection you can buy one of these Photoshop actions: 3D Reflection Generator and 3D Effect with Advanced Reflection Photoshop Action
Try our free reflection Photoshop action and use it for any text, shape, raster, photos and so on. It works ok for multiple layers gathered in a smart object. Create realistic reflection in Photoshop with our free 1-click action. All the layers and layer styles remain intact so you can further customize the result. Download the action and load the action in Photoshop. All you have to do is to click play the action.
Download this useful Photoshop action that adds a subtile shadow effect, or better said reflection to any text layer. All you have to do is play the action. You can customize the resulted layers because all the layer styles remain intact. The text shadow action is great if you want to create a shadow in Photoshop and you don't have time to go trough all those steps involved. Download for free and enjoy!
Learn how to create realistic water surface texture in Photoshop from scratch using some basic PS filters and adjustments. You can easily make your own water texture with the desired canvas size. This texture can be used for creating water reflection effect using this texture as a displacement map.
Learn how to create a summer travel holiday postcard with a realistic water text reflection in Photoshop. For making this tutorial you need to have intermediate Photoshop skills. We'll use text styles, smart objects and smart filters, blending techniques, adjustment layers and so on. Using this Photoshop tutorial, you can now create personalized postcards and greeting cards to surprise your friends and family.
Transform your image into a flag in Photoshop in just a few seconds using this easy to use Flag Generator. It is actually a Flag Action that gives a waved, flag look to your image. It works with any JPG image and all you have to do is play the action. Because there is only one version, you will have to adjust the layers styles to match with your flag colors. You will obtain three layers with the layer styles intact. That means you can customize the flag elements: the Folds Contrast/Color, the Gradients and the Shadow/Reflection to match with your background.
Create your own film strip using this easy to use film strip Photoshop action. The pack contains 4 different actions that creates a horizontal film strip. If you want to create a vertical film strip using multiple photos you can use a little trick: rotate the photos by 90 degrees and you will obtain a vertical film strip. This is an one click action but you can also make small changes like adjusting the shadow or adding reflection after the action in ended.