Photoshop Tutorial Hall of Fame

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Many of the most popular posts on this blog are collections of Photoshop tutorials in specific categories. I thought it would be helpful to also do a post that features the best Photoshop tutorials of all kinds, all in one place. This post links to more than 60 excellent tutorials and they are categorized by type. Some of these have been featured here in previous posts over the past year or so, and others are new.

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Lighting Effects

The O Series

The O Series

Super Cool Abstract Vectors in Illustrator and Photoshop

Super Cool Abstract Vectors in Illustrator and Photoshop


Really Cool Eclipse Effect in Photoshop

Really Cool Eclipse Effect in Photoshop

Awesome Digital Bokeh Effect in Photoshop

Awesome Digital Bokeh Effect in Photoshop

Advanced Glow Effects

Advanced Glow Effects

 

Create a Simple Vibrant Light Effect in Photoshop

Create a Simple Vibrant Light Effect in Photoshop

Flying Girl in Photoshop

Flying Girl in Photoshop

Magic Lighting Effect in Photoshop

Magic Lighting Effect in Photoshop

Fantasy Light Effects in Photoshop

Fantasy Light Effects in Photoshop

Sparkling Hot Girl in Photoshop

Sparkling Hot Girl in Photoshop

Photo Manipulations

Combine Photo Elements to Create a Surreal Photo Manipulation

Combine Photo Elements to Create a Surreal Photo Manipulation

Design an Epic Fantasy Scene with Photoshop

Design an Epic Fantasy Scene with Photoshop

Lighting a Giant Elephant

Lighting a Giant Elephant

Create Amazing Photomontages

Create Amazing Photomontages

Making of a Sexy Humanoid

Making of a Sexy Humanoid

Combine 3D Renders with a Stock 3D Model

Combine 3D Renders with a Stock 3D Model

Slow Motion Bullet Shot Effect

Slow Motion Bullet Shot Effect

Telling Stories with Shadows

Telling Stories with Shadows

 

Photo Effects

How to Make Digital Photographs Look Like Lomo Photography

How to Make Digital Photographs Look Like Lomo Photography

Dark Grunge Photo Effect

Dark Grunge Photo Effect

Create a Retro Photo and Background

Create a Retro Photo and Background

Designing Gadgets

Create a Realistic Blackberry Style Mobile Phone from Scratch

Create a Realistic Blackberry Style Mobile Phone from Scratch

Apple iPhone Mobile Phone Design

Apple iPhone Mobile Phone Design

MacBook Air

MacBook Air

Posters and Wallpapers

Creating an Old-Collage Effect Poster

Creating an Old-Collage Effect Poster

Gig Poster Design

Gig Poster Design

How to Make Retro/Futuristic Curves in 10 Steps

How to Make Retro/Futuristic Curves in 10 Steps

Trendy Geometric Lines Tutorial

Trendy Geometric Lines Tutorial

Create Sci-Fi Poster Art

Create Sci-Fi Poster Art

CD Cover Design

CD Cover Design

Create a Trendy Typographic Poster Design

Create a Trendy Typographic Poster Design

Amazing Retro Rainbow Curves

Amazing Retro Rainbow Curves

How to Create a Movie Quality DVD Cover

How to Create a Movie Quality DVD Cover

Favorite Bands Tutorial

Favorite Bands Tutorial

Text Effects

Create a Dream Design with 3D Typography

Create a Dream Design with 3D Typography

Create a Spectacular Grass Text Effect in Photoshop

Create a Spectacular Grass Text Effect in Photoshop

Moon Shine Text Effect

Moon Shine Text Effect

Awesome Grunge Text Effect

Awesome Grunge Text Effect

Super Cool Frilly Bits Typography

Super Cool Frilly Bits Typography

3D Typographic Effects

3D Typographic Effects

Interface Design and Layouts

Create a Clean Modern Website Design in Photoshop

Create a Clean Modern Website Design in Photoshop

Create a Sleek, High-End Web Design from Scratch

Create a Sleek, High-End Web Design from Scratch

How to Create a Sleek and Textured Web Layout in Photoshop

How to Create a Sleek and Textured Web Layout in Photoshop

Create a Nature-Inspired Painted Background in Photoshop

Create a Nature-Inspired Painted Background in Photoshop

Photoshop Paper Texture from Scratch Then Create a Grungy Web Design with It

Photoshop Paper Texture from Scratch Then Create a Grungy Web Design with It

Create a Professional Portfolio Design in 17 Easy Steps

Create a Professional Portfolio Design in 17 Easy Steps

Design Watercolor Effect Menu

Design Watercolor Effect Menu

Hero Header Part I and Part II

Hero Header

How to Create a Slick and Clean Button in Photoshop

How to Create a Slick and Clean Button in Photoshop

Icon Design

How to Create a Super Shiny Pencil Icon

How to Create a Super Shiny Pencil Icon

How to Create a Planet Icon Set in Photoshop

How to Create a Planet Icon Set in Photoshop

Tools

Photoshop’s Pen Tool: The Comprehensive Guide

Photoshop's Pen Tool: The Comprehensive Guide

Become a Master of the Pen Tool in Under 30 Minutes

Become a Master of the Pen Tool in Under 30 Minutes

Master Photoshop Selection Tools in Under 30 Minutes

Master Photoshop Selection Tools in Under 30 Minutes

Miscellaneous

Creating Custom Patterns

Creating Custom Patterns

Create a Retro Pop Art in Photoshop

Create a Retro Pop Art in Photoshop

Photoshop Tutorial: Space Environment

Photoshop Tutorial: Space Environment

Photo Strip Photoshop Tutorial

Photo Strip Photoshop Tutorial

How to Draw a Portrait in Photoshop

How to Draw a Portrait in Photoshop

Custom Hang Tag

Custom Hang Tag

How to Make an Awesome Grungy Paper Texture from Scratch

How to Make an Awesome Grungy Paper Texture from Scratch

Create a Realistic Blueprint Image from a 3D Object

Create a Realistic Blueprint Image from a 3D Object

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  • joyologo design shop 2.0, May 11, 2009

    super collection thanks..

  • …absolutly useful!
    Great collection

  • Marc, May 12, 2009

    Yes, great collection!

  • alpha, May 12, 2009

    Nice list. I did know some but there’s a lot I never heard of. Thanks.

  • Patternhead, May 12, 2009

    Great resource.

    Hadn’t seen a couple of these so thanks for sharing :)

  • Manz, May 12, 2009

    Terrific post / list of resources.

    I’m partial to the Light Effects and the Dark Grunge Photo Effects!

  • Yohanita, May 12, 2009

    Your the best creation fotos

  • smms, May 12, 2009

    Great tutorials!
    Many thanx
    s

  • hearty, May 12, 2009

    amazing list! a bunch of nice tutorials. Thank you

  • Anthony Proulx, May 12, 2009

    Great Stuff! This is a huge resource of tutorials, I am going to delicious this to my friends.

  • Toil, May 12, 2009

    really nice…
    awesome .. it’s very usefull thx so much

  • milton, May 12, 2009

    Awesome! Awesome! Awesome! Thanks!

  • Roger, May 12, 2009

    Great list. This will certainly make my Photoshop This Week: Top Five for 05.15.09

  • Ronald | Naldz Graphics, May 12, 2009

    what a huge list of tutorials :) you miss this one though on the lightning :)

    http://naldzgraphics.net/tutorials/how-to-create-a-glowing-neon-girl-in-photoshop/

  • Canvas Paintings, May 12, 2009

    WOW, excellent tutorials, I will get started on some of these as soon as possible.

  • Michael, May 13, 2009

    This is amazing !

    A big thank you for putting this online :)

  • Jacob Gube, May 13, 2009

    Thanks for including a tutorial of mine on here, very honored to be considered as a “Hall of Famer” among talented designers/artists such as Fabio Sasso and Chris Spooner!

    You also featured one of my contributing authors, Matthew Heidenreich of PSDVIBE – he’s an “up and comer” and I’m sure we’ll see his name a lot more this year, a very talented individual and I’m honored to have the distinct pleasure of working with him!

  • Mhmt KsE, May 13, 2009

    thanks your site my favority

  • Web Design, May 14, 2009

    You always post something of great interest, this is yet another great post especially for reference, I could spend hours scooting around your blog, great work keep it up

  • Myrtle Beach Golf, May 14, 2009

    This is awesome! Great affects for advanced users! Thanks for putting these together.

  • apparelshop online, May 15, 2009

    wow… very cool indeed. tks a lot.

  • Thomas, May 15, 2009

    Great Collection Thanks, I missed lot of them

  • vallarie, May 16, 2009

    for art lover and for photographer this is gr8 help indeed ..i am thnkfull for photoshop tp provide such themes and art of work

  • Abrishca Digital Media, May 16, 2009

    That’s a pretty comprehensive hall of fame Steven. Enough tuts to keep me learning for weeks!

  • Shivanand Sharma, May 17, 2009

    Oops you did it again :) Good job. Bookmarked.

  • Web Templates, May 18, 2009

    This is a terrific pointer to photoshop tutorials, thank you for assembling the collection.

  • Adobe CS5, May 18, 2009

    The best!
    thanks for this Photoshop CS5 Tutorial

  • Khatib, May 27, 2009

    those tutorials are very useful and great!
    thank you, Vandelay design!!!

  • eRotIk, June 18, 2009

    Cool! Excellent tutorials.
    Very usefull. Big Thanks

  • stunning design effects!

  • Website Design Services, July 6, 2009

    Great collection! I love the Bokeh tutorial. Ever since I learned it, I can’t stop using the technique on websites.

  • Magento Templates, September 18, 2009

    Very nice post! Good job! I like this list of tutorials. I like the “Photo Strip Photoshop Tutorial”. Thanks for sharing.

  • clippingimages, October 8, 2009

    Inspired me . Great collection. Thanks for sharing this nice post.

  • Scott, November 30, 2009

    I like the CD cover design.

  • Photographer Templates, December 4, 2009

    Awesome list of quality tutorials here. Thanks a lot!

  • Amir, February 23, 2010

    WOW!!! Amazing list of tutorials. Great Work. Now need to go through all of these!

  • 3TurtleStudios, March 4, 2010

    Very nice work. This compilation would be very handy for a lot of new web designers and graphic designers out there. Great job. Keep it going….

    All the best,
    3TurtleStudios

  • Peter Howarth, May 20, 2010

    Thanks for this, so many impressive techniques to try… where to start!

  • Jaime Torres, July 3, 2010

    Thanks for the tutorials
    They are spectacular, and it is easier to learn
    everything about PhotoShop

    I’m happy to release the Cs5!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • Archit, July 26, 2010

    Thanks for the tutorials
    They are spectacular, and it is easier to learn
    But in some case i dose not get good result….

  • Thanks for this great collection of tutorials.

  • danish haq, December 2, 2010

    these are really cool, thanks, i’ll try some of these out

  • Hans, December 5, 2010

    Absolutly cool , thanks for this great Collection of Tutorials.

  • Harry Hilders, January 7, 2011

    Great tutorials. Really useful.

  • Photoshop Tutorial Fan, February 10, 2011

    Oh my god… Such an awesome list… Its like the best day… So many quality tutes to choose from… awesome… Thanks a lot for sharing :D

  • Kevin, March 22, 2011

    Fantastic colelction of tutorials, This will keep me busy for a bit.

    Great post thank you.

  • kshetre shrikrushna, April 13, 2011

    This is amazing !
    this great collection of tutorials.
    A big thank you for putting this online

  • Liam DG, April 19, 2011

    Thanks for this, working on a project and you have just saved me some time creating effects of my own from scratch. Cheers.

  • Eforie Nord, May 12, 2011

    All those pictures are amazing, thanks for the upload. I was needing some ideas for some projects of my own.

  • Anoop Menon, June 21, 2011

    Really very useful tutorials. Thanks for uploading these pictures.

  • Drukarz, June 25, 2011

    Like always it was pleasure to see your post.

  • Cindy Sherman, December 6, 2011

    Absolutely lovely. Excellent tutorials… Thank you for sharing.

  • Sheenoo, December 25, 2011

    Hey ! :) can you do all these edits on Photoshop CS5? & many more ?

    Thanks ! x

  • johan, July 18, 2013

    Really very useful tutorials.Fantastic colelction.