25 Absolutely Magnificant Landscape Photo Manipulation + 5 Great PS Tutorials Showing How to Make Them

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In my opinion, landscape photo manipulation is probably one of the most interesting, however difficult to master Photoshop technique – especially identifying the light source, how to best merge a few stock images together, etc.

In this post, I will showcase 25 Absolutely Magnificant Landscape Scenary Photo Manipulation + 5 Great PS Tutorials Showing How to Make Them. Those images are hand-picked by me from deviantArt.com and I personally enjoy them very much. The tutorials are also part of my browers favourites and I hope they’re useful to you when it comes to produce great scenary photo manipulations.

Here goes the list, enjoy!

__Ellaiyrian_Fehara___by_night_fate

Loistava_by_Not1me

world_on_fire

road_to_somewhere_by_night_fate

Mont_St__Michel_by_phatpuppy

landscape_by_chdesignz

how far

Dreaming_by_pipper_SVK

Waterfall_City_by_FrozenStarRo

Landscape_by_Invvader

The_Shipwreck_by_roadioarts

With_Echoes_and_a_Silent_Moon_by_morningrise

Continental_Rift_by_CSnyder

The_Existence_2_by_roadioarts

Landscape_1_by_superleg

Surreal_landscape_by_sergioklemtz

Enchanted_Realm_by_roadioarts

Long_way_home____by_Ashayaa

Calm_the_Storm_by_phatpuppy

_A_day_after_today__by_Derzorvadur

before the storm

Enchanted_Land_by_Adaae

elryldon

Elyxium_by_valse_des_ombres

A_litte_Scenery_by_Code_Scythe

Tutorials  (From Basic to Advance)

Warm Golden Sunsets With Gradient Maps

When I think of the perfect sunset photo, my mind immediately fills with lots of warm reds, oranges and yellows as the sun gently sets across the water or beyond the hills. Sunsets are one of the most commonly photographed aspects of nature, and yet photos rarely manage to capture their intense beauty. What was once a sky filled with rich, golden hues often ends up looking cooler, less vivid, and ultimately less interesting.

– Source: photoshopessentials.com

golden-sunset

Blending Two Different Natural Elements

Blending waterfall-castle-sky by =night-fate is an easy to follow tutorial aimed at those that are new to photomanipulation.In this tutorial night-fate explains to us just one of the many ways of how to successfully blend images together to make a seamless background for a dark an emotive scene.This is just one of the many resources she has to offer.

– Source: DeviantArt.com

manipulation_tutorial_1_by_night_fate

Planet Integration Tutorial

In this tutorial, I won’t show you how to make planet or something like that, just how to integrate finished planet in to the photo.

– Source: DeviantArt.com

planet-int

The Soft Sea Light

This lesson is about how to create by three pictures only a tender collage of sea-piece. A peculiarity of this collage is that we will do the effect of soft light. For work I took pictures from the Internet, to the authors – thank you.

– Source: psdtop.com

soft-sea-light

Add Dynamic Lighting to a Flat Photograph

In this tutorial, I will show you how to spice up a fairly dull and flat photograph. It’s very easy and fast! Go from flat photo to a uniquely lit style.

– Source: psdtuts.com

dyn-lighting

That’s all for this tutorial! Hope you enjoy this collection and find those tutorials useful. Cheers and have a great day!

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  • My name is James and I have been using Photoshop since version 5.0 (long time ago!). PSD Vault is my spare time hobby and I write majority of the Photoshop tutorials and articles here. I hope you enjoy my blog, and feel free to leave a comment or contact me if you have any questions.

  • Show Comments

  • Melody

    Now these are some awesome photomanips! Love the overall coloring and play with lighting..

  • asif

    awsome tutorials and photos

    but please fix tutorials number 2 link

    “Blending Two Different Natural Elements” link is wrong

  • James

    @asif: fixed, thanks for pointing it out!

  • Wow….. wicked artists mann…. those manipulations are monumental… sad part is …. no tutorials for the above ones….. just have to keep experimenting… nice article, though… thanx

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