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Photoshop: Create a Poster of Your Face Inside Your Name!

Photoshop: Create a Poster of Your Face Inside Your Name!

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to quickly create a portrait poster design of a person’s face inside the letters of his or her name. Open a focused, high-resolution photo of someone that you’d like to use for this project. I downloaded this one from Shutterstock. We’ll […]

Showcase Your Designs With a Poster Mockup

Showcase Your Designs With a Poster Mockup

hey if you are designing a posture you’ll want to show your clients how the final design will look printed as a posture of course give them a sneak peek on how it would look on their wall start showcasing your latest designs with place it’s beautiful visual assets for photorealistic posture mock-ups work great […]

Photoshop Tutorial: How to Design a Dynamic, Retro, Constructivist-style, TEXT Poster

Photoshop Tutorial: How to Design a Dynamic, Retro, Constructivist-style, TEXT Poster

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to create your own retro, constructivist-design, text poster. I provided a Photoshop file that you can download, so you can follow along. Its link is located in the video description or project files. It includes two paper images that we’ll use […]

Photoshop Tutorial: How to Make a Powerful, 1930s, WPA-style Poster

Hi, this is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. In the 1930s, the WPA employed millions of unemployed in the United States to carry out public work projects. Artists were hired to design posters to announce or remind people about jobs, health issues, travel and even art exhibitions. I created THIS one as an example of […]

Photoshop Tutorial: How to Create an Awesome Poster with Wrap-around Text

Photoshop Tutorial: How to Create an Awesome Poster with Wrap-around Text

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to create a powerfully compelling poster with gradient text, a beautifully-effected photo and body copy that wraps around your subject. Open a photo of someone that you’d like to use for this project. I downloaded this one from Shutterstock. Before we […]

Photoshop Tutorial: How to Design a Gritty, Underground, Urban Poster

Photoshop Tutorial: How to Design a Gritty, Underground, Urban Poster

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to create this urban, underground poster. I provided this grungy, metal background for you to download. Its link is located in the video description or project files. In addition, I provided the link to the font I’ll be using, as well […]

Woodstock Poster Artist Arnold Skolnick | Connecting Point | Aug. 5, 2019

Woodstock Poster Artist Arnold Skolnick | Connecting Point | Aug. 5, 2019

>>ARNOLD SKOLNICK IS AN AWARD-WINNING GRAPHIC DESIGNER AND THE PUBLISHER OF NUMEROUS ART BOOKS, POSTERS AND CATALOGUES — BUT PERHAPS HIS MOST FAMOUS WORK IS THE ONE HE CREATED FOR A MUSIC FESTIVAL THAT HAPPENED 50 YEARS AGO THIS MONTH: WOODSTOCK. FOR SKOLNICK, CREATING THAT POSTER WAS JUST ANOTHER JOB –BUT TODAY THAT POSTER OF […]

Photoshop: How to Create a “Golden Hour”, Movie Poster Photo Effect

Photoshop: How to Create a “Golden Hour”, Movie Poster Photo Effect

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you to make photos into the look of powerful, movie poster, “golden hour” images from photos. In photography, the term, “Golden Hour” (aka: “Magic Hour”) refers to the time of day shortly after sunrise or just before sunset, during which daylight is redder, […]

Photoshop Tutorial: Transform a Face into a Horror Movie Poster!

Photoshop Tutorial: Transform a Face into a Horror Movie Poster!

Hi. This is Marty from Blue Lightning TV. I’m going to show you how to transform someone’s face into a dark, creepy, portrait and design a horror movie poster around it. I provided this Photoshop template for you to download, so you can follow along. Its link is located in my video’s description or project […]