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40 New Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop

Adobe Photoshop is one of the best photo manipulation softwares that you’ll find on the market. Probably if you’re trying it for the first time you’ll get stuck on the road and find hard to understand how it works. Once you completed some tutorials for sure it’ll be your first choice when it comes to modify, create, add different style effects to your photos.

Photo manipulations are a great source of inspiration and you should have an open mind when searching for new ideas. After you complete a few tutorials try to experiment with different type of effects, combine part of photos, erase other parts, change tones and colors to create your own masterpiece.

Here’s a collection of 40 new Photoshop tutorials that will help improve your skills and learn new ways of mastering photo manipulation.

Photo Manipulation Tutorials for Photoshop

Coffee Mind – Surreal Photo Manipulation

In this tutorial I’ll show you how to create a surreal and conceptual photo manipulation called “Coffee Mind”.


How to Turn a Photo Into a Beautiful Painting in Photoshop

Use Adobe Photoshop to make a photograph look like a hand-painted masterpiece.


Create an Amazing Surreal-Style Treehouse in Photoshop

Create this beautiful treehouse artwork using a combination of photo manipulation and painting techniques. Find out how to easily draw a surreal-looking tree easily using the Brush tool, clouds from scratch, and more!


Create an Elephant Sundae Using Photo Manipulation Techniques

In this tutorial we will create an elephant sundae using several stock photos.


Photo Manipulate an Eye Catching Poster Design for Earth Hour

In this tutorial, we will learn how to create an conceptual earth hour photo-manipulation. We are going to learn the process of creating depth of field using a few advanced tools.


Design a Unique Wooden Face with Fiery Eye and Tear in Photoshop

In this Photoshop tutorial, I will show you the steps I took to Design a Unique Wooden Face with Fiery Eye and Tear in Photoshop.


Let Me Sink – Emotional Rainy Scene Photo Manipulation

In this tutorial I’ll show you how to create an emotional photo manipulation called “Let me sink”.


How to Make a Car Advertisement Poster Design

In this graphic design tutorial, we’ll cover the essential advertising workflow. By following along with this Photoshop ad tutorial, you’ll see how to take just a simple stock image and build a pixel perfect artwork around it.


Create A Tiny World In A Bottle Photoshop Tutorial

In this Photoshop tutorial, we are going to fit an entire oceanscape into a bottle, we will realize it using a variety of blending mode tricks, photo filters and other useful Photoshop techniques.


Photo Manipulate a Kick Ass Flaming Skull Scene


Create a City Destruction Photo Manipulation in Photoshop

Learn how to create this photo manipulation of a city being destructed by robots and spaceships.


Can We Survive? – Photoshop Tutorial

This is a quite simple manipulation that we’ll create today.We’ll use a few stock images,some texture,some brushes and we’ll change some tones to create a dramatic feeling.


Create a Nebula Cosmolady in Photoshop


Photo Manipulate a Surreal, Gravity-Defying Desert Scene


Create a Surreal Out of Bounds Photo Manipulation in Photoshop

In this tutorial we will combine several images of water, animals, and people to create a surreal out of bounds photo manipulation in Photoshop


Create This Surreal Representation of the Mind Artwork in Photoshop

Learn how to create a surreal representation of the thoughts of a creative and business minded individual.


Business Man – Awesome Black & White Tutorial

In this manipulation tutorial I will show you how to create a cool looking black and white artwork and several other thinks like how to create rainy scene in Photoshop and how to effectively use the Dodge/Burn and lighting effects.


Create a Scenic Landscape Composition in Photoshop

In this tutorial we will combine several stock photos to create a scenic landscape panorama.


Design Surreal Concept Manipulation with Alien Structures in Photoshop


Create a Dark, Conceptual Photo Manipulation With Stock Photography

In this tutorial we will be teaching how to integrate elements from different sources to create a realistic photo manipulation with dark and conceptual elements.


Photo Manipulate a Magical Shoe House Scene


How to Create a Photo Manipulation of a Flooded City Scene

In this tutorial, we will learn how to manipulate a simple photo into a flooding torrent of a scene.


Create an Incredible Desktopography Inspired Wallpaper

This Photoshop tutorial will teach you various stock image manipulation skills, how to transform and liquify for good effects, paint reflections and shadows, and create an awesome finished result.


Create a Surreal Desert Scene in Photoshop

In this photo manipulation tutorial, we will create a surreal desert scene with everything turning into sand.


Fantasy photoshop tutorial to create awesome effects

In this tutorial you’ll learn how to use stock photos, adjustment layers, and blending tricks to compose a dark fantasy photo manipulation in Photoshop.


Create a Powerful Human Disintegration Effect in Photoshop


Photo Manipulate a Surreal Sky Station Scene


Creating an Ecological Fairy Tale Wallpaper

This tutorial will show how to create pebbles covering with grasses from scratch in Photoshop. You shall display your own creativity on what things should be placed on them to form your own ecological wallpaper!


Create a Fantasy Miniature World in Photoshop

In this tutorial we’ll demonstrate how to create a miniature world using some interesting techniques.


Design Dramatic Planet Impact Scene


Create a Floating Over-Grown “Tree House” in Photoshop

In this tutorial we will combine several stock images to create a floating over-grown tree house in Photoshop.


Photo Manipulate an Artistic Cloudscape Scene


How To Create Brilliant Abstract Female Composition in Photoshop Tutorial

Today I’ll walk you through the creative process of making a abstract female composition by applying some cool halftone and 3D displacement effects.


Combine Images to Create a Surreal Portrait in Photoshop

In this tutorial we will use the liquify tool and several image blending techniques to create a surreal and slightly creepy photo manipulation.


Create a Fictional Arctic Snow Frog in Photoshop

In today’s tutorial, we will combine several stock images and effects to create a fictional arctic snow frog in Photoshop.


Ice Cube with cherry inside


Undress a Giraffe in Photoshop

Today, we will demonstrate how to undress a giraffe by removing its spots. We will then show how to turn its spots into an outfit that will be draped over an ironing board.


Create a Lamb’s Coat in Photoshop

In this tutorial we will demonstrate how to create a lamb’s coat in Photoshop using several stock photos.


Create a Dark Human Photo Manipulation with Liquified Water Texture in Photoshop


Create an Amazing Abstract Heart Surreal Photoshop Tutorial

In this surreal Photoshop tutorial, you’ll learn the entire workflow from start to finish of creating an incredible surreal abstract artwork.


Design an Abstract Style Sword Warrior with Fiery Effect in Photoshop


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