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Looking for Love Photoshop Manipulation Tutorial

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Tutorials Photo Manipulation 9613 Views June 11th, 2015

In this tutorial we are creating a fantasy surreal Photoshop manipulation with an emotional romantic mood. First we have to create the scene using a medieval old building on the foreground and a simple mountain landscape for the background. Adding the adjustment layers, filters and of course the sun flare effect will complete the photo manipulation. Hope you will enjoy our new Photoshop tutorial.

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Open the medieval house stock image and use one of the Photoshop selection tools to remove some of the background like shown in the preview. Call this layer Brick Wall Layer 1 as we'll need it later on.

Duplicate the Brick Wall Layer 1 and call it of course Brick Wall Layer 2; place the copy behind the original layer. Make sure that the two layers overlap one another. Add a Brightness/Contrast adjustment layer just for the Brick Wall Layer 2 using a clipping mask.

Click on the layer mask of the Brightness/Contrast adjustment layer. Pick the Brush Tool and with color white simply paint over the right wall to hide the darken effect.

Now we have to make the two walls seamless. For that go to the Brick Wall Layer 1, click on the layer mask and use a soft round brush, color black to hide the areas shown in the preview. If the two wall layers do not overlap you will obtain some empty spaces between the bricks.

Add this mountain landscape image below the previous layers. Use a Brightness/Contrast adjustment layer just for this layer with these settings.

In a new layer add a clouds texture that you like. Add a layer mask for the Clouds Layer; use the Gradient Tool with default black and white gradient to paint inside the mask. That way you get a smooth transition between the landscape and the sky.

Now let's add this woman and place it on the bridge like shown in the image. Add a Inner Shadow layer style.

Create a new layer below the Woman Layer and call it Shadow. Use the Brush Tool and a soft round brush to paint a shadow effect. Use color black with different opacity levels. Learn more about how to create cast shadow in Photoshop from these tutorials for beginners.

Use this rose image to create a hat for the girl. Simply use the Transform Tool to resize and distort the image to look like a hat.

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4 comment(s) for "Looking for Love Photoshop Manipulation Tutorial"

Irina
Irina
3:22 AM Sunday, June 21, 2015
Thank you for beautiful lesson. With much appreciation I used it in my picture reply
Mireille D
8:24 AM Monday, June 22, 2015
Thank you for this great tutorial that I made my way and with great pleasure:
http://cartes-mireilled.eklablog.com/ambiance-romantique-fantastique-en-photomontage-a117979686
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PSDDude
8:32 AM Monday, June 22, 2015
Very beautiful romantic photo manipulation, I love the result! reply
PSDDude
2:15 AM Saturday, January 23, 2016
City of Love Photoshop fan art made by shatel reply

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