Top Photoshop Tutorials of 2013

2013 is a wrap, and with over 50 free tutorials uploaded this year, let’s take a look back at some of the more popular ones, voted by your views and comments! Stay tuned for many more tutorials in 2014!

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Curious about the difference between Vibrance and Saturation in Photoshop? This video explains the difference in layman’s terms.

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Turn your model into a porcelain doll using Adjustment Layers and blending techniques.

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Using a simple texture, Layer Styles, Adjustment Layers, and blending modes, create an engraved wood text effect.

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[heading subtitle=”58,000 Views”]Fireworks Text Effect [/heading]

With a custom brush, create your own ‘explosive’ text effect – perfect for the New Year!

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[heading subtitle=”57,000 Views”]Mask – Don’t Erase! [/heading]

If you use the Eraser Tool in Photoshop – Stop! Layer Masks provide a much more flexible, non-destructive workflow to accomplish the same task.

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[heading subtitle=”27,000 Views”]Refine Edge! [/heading]

Creating complex selections in Photoshop used to be a chore! With Refine Edge, you can extract tricky subjects from their background with ease!