urban-scene-with-grunge-texture-flatten

Best of PSD Vault Photoshop Tutorials 2013

Time has certainly flown by and 2013 is almost behind us! As we enjoy this holiday season, I would like to say a big thank you for everyone who visited PSD Vault, it has been a great joy for us to share our Photoshop knowledge, and provide you with art inspiration and promote some great digital artworks in the design community. We hope you’ve learnt a thing or two from us to improve your Photoshop skills.

Enjoy this final post of the year ih which we showcase you a list of the best Photoshop tutorials published on PSD Vault in 2013:

Create Abstract Photo Manipulation with Tree Bark Texture and Brush Elements

In this tutorial, I will show you the steps I took to Create this Abstract Manipulation with Tree Bark Texture and Brush Elements. Along the way, you will learn how you can apply layer masks to image adjustment layers to create unique effect, as well as learning to blend texture and to use various elements to create great abstract effect.

brush abstract flatten 492x700 Best of PSD Vault Photoshop Tutorials 2013

Design a Hot Golden Text with Disintegration Effect in Photoshop

In this Photoshop tutorial, I will show you the steps I took to Design this Hot, Golden Text with Disintegration Effect in Photoshop. We will mainly use the selection tool and layer mask to perform some texturing for the letters, and use image adjustment tools to fine-tune the effect.

golden nugget text flatten 500x184 Best of PSD Vault Photoshop Tutorials 2013

Create a Surreal Photo Manipulation by Mixing Ice and Fire Textures

In this Photoshop tutorial, I will show you the steps I took to Create a Unique Photo Manipulation via Mixture of Ice and Fire Textures. Along the way, I will show some interesting ways to manipulate texture via image adjustment tool and free transform tool. This is an intermediate level tutorial, have a try!

ice fire photo manip flatten 500x662 Best of PSD Vault Photoshop Tutorials 2013

Design Fluid Typography on Watercolour Background in Photoshop

In this tutorial, I will show you the steps to Design this Fluid Typography on Watercolour Background in Photoshop. We will mainly use custom brushes and the liquify tool to achieve this simple, but unique effect. This is a beginner level tutorial, have a try!

fluid text flatten 500x239 Best of PSD Vault Photoshop Tutorials 2013

The Creation of “Dragon Mountain” Digital Art in Photoshop

In this tutorial, I will show you the steps to Design “Dragon Mountain” Digital Art in Photoshop. This is a good example to show you a few simple methods to blending objects together in Photoshop, and edit them with various image adjustment tools. This is an intermediate level tutorial, have a try!

dragon mountain flatten 500x312 Best of PSD Vault Photoshop Tutorials 2013

Abstract Sci-fi Style Energy Laser Beam Creation in Photoshop

In this tutorial, I will show you the steps to create Abstract Sci-fi Style Energy Laser Beam in Photoshop. We will go through some interesting techniques to create these beams, on top of a space background, such as lighting effect, colour overlay and image adjustment.

space abstract line 500x500 Best of PSD Vault Photoshop Tutorials 2013

The Creation of “Imminent Danger” Digital Art in Photoshop

In this tutorial, I will show you the steps of The Creation of “Imminent Danger” Digital Art in Photoshop, with elements such as urban building, grunge brushset and surreal lighting effect.

urban scene with grunge texture flatten 500x279 Best of PSD Vault Photoshop Tutorials 2013

Create Unique 3D Grass and Stone Text Effect in Photoshop CS6 Extended

In this tutorial, I will show you the steps to Create Unique 3D Grass and Stone Text Effect in Photoshop CS6 extended. We will explore the use of the 3D functions to create this interesting text effect. We will also go through some texturing techniques and filter effects.

3d grass stone text flatten 500x281 Best of PSD Vault Photoshop Tutorials 2013

Create Intriguing Manipulation by Mixing Nature and Grunge Elements in Photoshop

In this tutorial, I will show you the process of creating this create an intriguing manipulation by mixing nature and grunge elements in Photoshop. This will be an interesting experiment for you to use tools such as image adjustment layers and layer blending modes, as well as practice the use of liquify filter and brush tool.

grunge nature scene 2 flatten 538x700 Best of PSD Vault Photoshop Tutorials 2013

Create Melted Metal Text Effect in Photoshop

In this tutorial, I will show you how you can create this melted metal text effect in Photoshop. We will mainly go through the use of layer blending options, image adjustments, and various filter effects which you use to produce this cool text effect.

rusted metal text flatten 550x306 Best of PSD Vault Photoshop Tutorials 2013

Create Fresh Fruit 3D Text Effect in Photoshop

In this Photoshop tutorial, I will show you the process of creating fresh fruit 3D text effect in Photoshop. You will learn a few trick to render a nice and unique 3D text effect and apply various fruits around it. We will use a number filter to add some extra effect for our text.

3d fruit text flatten 550x314 Best of PSD Vault Photoshop Tutorials 2013

Create Unique Abstract Photo Manipulation in Photoshop with Human, Rock and City Stocks

In this Photoshop tutorial, I will show you the methods I used to create unique abstract photo manipulation by mixing rock and city stock images in Photoshop. We will combine 3 objects: human, rock and city into one manipulation and form a unique looking digital art. We will primarily use the adjustment layers tool, layer blending modes and various filter to achieve this manipulation.

dream flatten 546x700 Best of PSD Vault Photoshop Tutorials 2013

Create Awesome Planet Explosion Effect in Photoshop

In this tutorial, I will show the methods you can use to create this awesome planet explosion effect in Photoshop. We will use a few simple manipulation and selection techniques, mixing with custom brush painting and finally, adjustment layers for adding colors.

planet explosion flatten 550x305 Best of PSD Vault Photoshop Tutorials 2013

That’s it! Hope you enjoy these tutorials and have a wonderful new year – we will be back in 2014 with more awesome Photoshop tutorials.