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20 fresh new Photoshop tutorials from 2015

Being a user now of Photoshop close to almost 10 years. I find myself always to striving to enhance my Photoshop skills, with no academic qualifications or courses studied in Photoshop I have found over time the only way to truly get better a Photoshop is to constantly keep learning and evolving my Photoshop skills. There now so many tutorials available online for mastering every aspect of Photoshop.

This round-up we have collated 20 of the best Photoshop tutorials, which where all created within 2015. It’s a great compilation where you can some nifty new tricks, whether your just getting your feet wet with Photoshop or a veteran user.

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1. How to Create a Realistic Neon Light Text Effect in Adobe Photoshopneon

Layering glow and gloss effects can help create nice, shiny objects. This tutorial will show you how to modify a brick texture for the background, and then use layer styles with the Pen Tool to add some bright, glowing neon text and a simple cable over it.

2. How to Create a Realistic Neon Light Text Effect in Adobe Photoshopthunder-effectthunder-effect

Learn how to create this intense photo manipulation of a guy shooting lightning from his hands. In this tutorial you will learn various blending and lightning techniques.

3. Create a Space Flate Text Effect in Photoshoprock

In this tutorial you will be creating a space flare glowing text in Photoshop. You will learn how to create space flare text and apply text effects to them. You will also learn how to use layer styles and blending modes in order to bring your glowing text to the next level.Lets get started applying cool glow on your text.

4. How To Create Anaglyph 3D Images That Really Work!3d

I originally planned to write this tutorial on how to create a retro 3D effect that mimicked the offset red/blue images that were seen in old 3D movies, comics and posters. But then I thought, rather than just recreate the effect, why not try and produce an anaglyph 3D image that actually works?! So I boggled my mind with the science behind stereoscopy and figured out how to create some really cool 3D images that pop out from your screen. Grab yourself some old school 3D specs and follow this guide to learn how to produce your own anaglyph 3D images in Photoshop.

5. Create an Abstract Sci-Fi Scene with Photoshopsci-fi

In this tutorial, I’ll show you how to create an abstract sci-fi scene. You’ll learn how to combine different stock photos, create abstract elements, work with group and adjust lighting effect.

6. Design a screenprintscreen-print

Learn how to create scorching posters or T-shirts with hands-on tips from screenprinting experts Waste.

7. How to Create a Quick Sketch Text Effect in Adobe Photoshopsketch

This tutorial will show you how to use smart objects, layer styles, and some filters to create a simple sketch text effect. I’ll also give you a cool tip for changing the coloring of the final result pretty easily using a Photo Filter adjustment layer.

8. How To Create Abstract Geometric Photo Collage Artabstract

Since posting this showcase of inspiring artwork combining geometry & photography back in 2014 I’ve wanted to give this trendy style of art a try myself. I finally sat down with Illustrator & Photoshop and devised a method of transforming a photograph into an abstract collage of geometric shapes. We’ll begin with Illustrator to build up a series of geometric lines, then cut up an image in Photoshop to create an interesting composition. A series of textures and curves adjustments will then help give the design a trendy retro style with plenty of processed colours and grain.

9. Create an Ice Cream Text Effect in Photoshopice

Today I will show you how to create an awesome ice cream text effect! The process is simple enough for any level Photoshop lover. We will use the basic tools and effects along to achieve the final outcome in short time.

10. How to Create a Gothic Photo Manipulation of a Brave Warrior in Photoshopbrave-warrior

Learn how to make this gothic photo manipulation. You will know, how to play with colors on every image, how to draw lights and shadows here and how to manage glows in this work. I will show, how to make dynamic effect with some stock images and how to turn model into ghostly-like character! :). You will learn basics of matte painting and will be making better works in the future.

11. Create a 3D Retro Text Effect Using Layer Styles in Adobe Photoshop3d-retro

This tutorial will show you how to use layer styles, smart objects, and some other basic elements in Adobe Photoshop to create a simple, retro looking, 3D text effect.

12. How to Composite Your Own Space Scene from Scratchspace-effect

In this tutorial, I will tell you in detail on how to use the functions of Photoshop in creating stars, planets, nebula and combine them into a unified and harmonious composition, color adjustments and more. You will learn a lot of useful and interesting techniques in space-art and Photoshop.

12. How to Create a Beautiful and Emotional Angel Photo Manipulation in Photoshopemotional-angel

In this tutorial, you’ll learn how to create a beautiful scene for the angel by manipulating different stock images. You will create an angel by working on the blend mode, shadows & lighting, colour matching techniques and push your manipulations skills to a new level in Photoshop.

13. How to Create a Stencil Banner Text Effect in Adobe Photoshopstencil-banner

Warping objects is a fantastic way of achieving some great, realistic effects. This tutorial will show you how to use shape properties, smart objects, textures, layer styles, and brushes to create a simple, stencil banner text effect. Then, you’ll get to use the Warp command to make the final result look more realistic and give it some more depth.

14. How to Turn Your Simple Portrait into a Sci-Fi Character in Photoshopsimple-portait

In this tutorial, you will learn how to create an amazing futuristic photo manipulation and you will learn how to turn a simple portrait into an amazing images of a futuristic stranger and unusual atmosphere. You will create something new in this genre and learn many useful techniques.

15. Glittering Gold Text Effectgold-text

This tutorial will show you how to use layer styles and some fireworks images to achieve a glossy, glittering gold text effect.

16. Create a Dark, Mysterious Photo Manipulationdark-mysterious

In this lesson I’ll show you how you can convert a forest into a dark, foggy, ominous scene. You’ll learn how to work with shadows, lighting, adjustment layers, layer masks, dodge & burning and much more.

17. How to Create an iMac Illustration in Photoshopimac

In this tutorial you will learn how to create an iMac illustration in Photoshop.

18. Create a Login Form in Adobe Photoshop From Scratchlogin

This tutorial will teach you how to create a login form in Adobe Photoshop from scratch.

19. How to Create a Quick Sparkling Diamonds Text Effect in Adobe Photoshopdiamond

Some fonts can make creating certain text effects much easier. This tutorial will show you how to use a dotted font, with a couple of layer styles, to achieve a simple, glittering diamonds text effect.

20. How to Create Custom Brushes to Render Fur in Adobe Photoshopfur

Some fonts can make creating certain text effects much easier. This tutorial will show you how to use a dotted font, with a couple of layer styles, to achieve a simple, glittering diamonds text effect.

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