41 Nicest Photoshop Photo Effects [Photoshop Tutorials]

by: - Last updated on: September 26th, 2020

Looking at how powerful Photoshop can be in terms of photo editing, it’s probably not important if you suck at taking photographs or being labeled an amateur photographer. As long as you picked up a couple of Photoshop photo editing skills, it will still impress those who sees it.

  1. Mental Wave Explosion Effect

    How to create a crazy explosion, like a mix of Magneto’s ability with Peter Petrelli’s power.


  2. Realistic Water Reflection

    How to easily add a realistic water reflection to any photo.

    realistic water

  3. Displacement effects

    How to use a variety of filters and techniques to produce an image in an experimental style.


  4. Make Photos More Suggestive

    Learn how to make the model in this tutorial more suggestive with awesome curves


  5. Halftone Dots and Linear Light

    A very cool linear light halftone dot effect in less than 2 minutes.

    half tone

  6. Retro Comic Book Effect

    Creating a old comic book effect for your photos.

    retro comic

  7. Add Realistic Rainbow To A Photo

    Easily add a rainbow, even a double rainbow, to a photo.


  8. How To Make Digital Photos Look Like Lomo Photography

    Take a digital photo and make it Lomoified


  9. Creating a Rocking Silhouette

    How to create a silhouette of a person taken from a normal photo, adding colorful light to it as if the light source is located behind this object.


  10. Adding Reflections To Sunglasses

    How to add reflections, or at least, different reflections, to sunglasses.


  11. Age Progression

    Go about aging a woman’s face in Photoshop.


  12. Alien Invasion


  13. Dark Art Picture Style

    How to combine some stocks and Photoshop techniques to make an amazing dark art picture style.


  14. Bringing a Stone Statue to Life

    How to take a stone statue and alter it to look life-like.


  15. Changing Hair Color


  16. Photo Edit Color Effects


  17. Add Another Dimension

    Create stunning effects using glows.


  18. Crack and Peel


  19. Cool Halftone Effect

    How to create halftone patterns and creatively cut up an image of a model holding a boombox.

  20. Creating Energy Spheres


  21. Devil’s Eyes

    How to make eyes look more sinister


  22. Dynamic Lightning

    How to spice up a fairly dull and flat photograph.


  23. Eery-Eye Photo Manipulation


  24. Expressive lighting effects

    How to go about combining several lighting techniques


  25. Fantasy Art


  26. Fiery Photoshop Space Explosion

    Creating a spectacular space scene featuring two planets colliding.


  27. Color Hair Locks

    Getting the hair colored in just few minutes.


  28. Beautiful Lady Effect


  29. How to turn your photo into movie-like effect


  30. Mosaic, Fill A Photo With Photos

    Create a bit of an optical illusion, filling one photo with many smaller photos, or at least, many copies of a couple of smaller photos.


  31. Photoshop Effects: Focus With Light

    How to add focus to an image with light, using Photoshop’s Lighting Effects filter and multiple light sources.

    focus light

  32. Zombie

    Turning Mandy Moore or anyone into zombie.


  33. Super Slick Dusky Lighting Effects

    Put together a sunset image mixing some vector shapes and dusky lighting effects to produce a slick image that would make a nice album cover for a chillout mix!


  34. Transform a person into an alien

    How to create a very cool looking alien using Adobe Photoshop


  35. Seriously Cool Photoshop Explosion Effect

    How to break apart a body, then add some awesome lighting and glow, and nopattern style, to finish the image off.

  36. Reflective Bubble


  37. How to Make Circle Pixels (Pop-art Style)

    mosaic lisp

  38. Easy Watercolor Painting Effect

    How to easily make a photo look more like a watercolor painting.


  39. Watercolor Effect


  40. Realistic Tattoos

    This tutorial uses a few basic photoshop techniques, masking, colour adjustment, liquify and the resize and transformation tools.


  41. Robotic Frog

    How to take a regular frog and opened him up to reveal a mechanical skeleton.


Credits: hongkiat

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  1. @John
    has done a temporary fix, you should be able to see the pics now. Thanks a lot for letting us know!! Cheers!!

  2. ah, yea; now i can see the pictures :D
    The layout is still messed up for me, but thats some problems at my end.

    I’ve also seen the photoshop text effects ;) Real great!

    would be cool if you could find links to some good Photoshop Actions.