50+ Fresh Tutorials to Help Designers Master Photoshop Effectively

As far as Photoshop is concerned, you can never stop learning, so they say. One of the reasons for this statement is that there are so many ways to produce the same result, and often it is simply a matter of using the method you feel most comfortable with. It is always possible that you haven't yet stumbled upon that method!

These tutorials, that have all been published during 2012, have been carefully selected as the best tutorials to teach useful methods and techniques in Photoshop. So whether you want to create the given end result, or you just need to learn some Photoshop skills, hopefully you will find what you need in this round-up.

50+ Fresh Tutorials to Help Designers Master Photoshop

Fresh Tutorials to Help Designers Master Photoshop

3D Objects and Icons

Design a Cool Radio Icon in Photoshop
Design a Cool Radio Icon in Photoshop

Draw a Vintage Radio Icon in Photoshop
Draw a Vintage Radio Icon in Photoshop

Create a Shiny Stereo Receiver in Photoshop from Scratch
Create a Shiny Stereo Receiver in Photoshop from Scratch

Make a Photorealistic Electric Guitar in Photoshop
Make a Photorealistic Guitar in Photoshop

Make a Realistic Motorola Xoom Smart Tablet in Photoshop
Make a Realistic Motorola Xoom Smart Tablet in Photoshop

Draw a Retro Gameboy From Scratch in Photoshop
Draw a Retro Gameboy From Scratch in Photoshop

Create a Photo-Realistic Broken Egg from Scratch
Create a Photo-Realistic Broken Egg from Scratch

Create a Wacom Product Advertisement in Photoshop
Create a Wacom Product Advertisement in Photoshop

Create a Mobile App Icon in Photoshop
Create a Mobile App Icon in Photoshop

How to Create a Detailed Printer Illustration
How to Create a Detailed Printer Illustration

Web and Print Design

Create a Dark Portfolio Web Design in Photoshop
Create a Dark Portfolio Web Design in Photoshop

Design a Print-Ready Graph Inspired Brochure in Photoshop
Design a Print-Ready Graph Inspired Brochure in Photoshop

Design an Eye Catching Energy Drink Advertisement
Design an Eye Catching Energy Drink Advertisement

Create an Action Packed Movie Poster in Photoshop
Create an Action Packed Movie Poster in Photoshop

Design a Grungy Western Movie Poster in Photoshop
Design a Grungy Western Movie Poster in Photoshop

Create a Glamorous Vintage-Style Poster in Photoshop
Create a Glamorous Vintage-Style Poster in Photoshop

Create a One-Page Retro Web Design Layout in Photoshop
Create a One-Page Retro Web Design Layout in Photoshop

Create a Clean and Modern Web Design in Photoshop
Create a Clean and Modern Web Design in Photoshop

Design a Clean e-Commerce Website Interface in Photoshop
Design a Clean e-Commerce Website Interface in Photoshop

Text Effects

Create a Shiny, Gold, Old-World Text Effect in Photoshop
Create a Shiny, Gold, Old-World Text Effect in Photoshop

Create a Sports-Themed Text Effect in Photoshop
Create a Sports-Themed Text Effect in Photoshop

Create Metal Text Effect Using Photoshop Actions
Create Metal Text Effect Using Photoshop Actions

Create an Easy Stitched Fabric Type Style in Photoshop
Create an Easy Stitched Fabric Type Style in Photoshop

Transparent Text on Glass Bottle in Photoshop
Transparent Text on Glass Bottle in Photoshop

Create a Paper Text in Photoshop
Create a Paper Text in Photoshop

Cool Unusual Text Effect
Cool Unusual Text Effect

Cool Dots Text Effect
Cool Dots Text Effect

Sharp Fold Text Effect
Sharp Fold Text Effect

Create a Cartoon-Style Graffiti Text Effect in Photoshop
Create a Cartoon-Style Graffiti Text Effect in Photoshop

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Photo Manipulation, Digital Drawing and Mixed Media

Create a Flowing Vexel Illustration in Photoshop
Create a Flowing Vexel Illustration in Photoshop

Create a Horror Movie-Themed Photo Composition in Photoshop
Create a Horror Movie-Themed Composition in Photoshop

Create a Surreal Desert Scene in Photoshop
Create a Surreal Desert Scene in Photoshop

How to Create an Easy Dispersion Effect in Photoshop
How to Create an Easy Dispersion Effect in Photoshop

How to Create an Epic Portal Scene in Photoshop
How to Create an Epic Portal Scene in Photoshop

Holographic Effect Tutorial
Holographic Effect Tutorial

Create a Glowing Superhero
Create a Glowing Superhero

Create a Grunge & Textured Mixed Collage in Photoshop
Create a Grunge & Textured Mixed Collage in Photoshop

Realistic Rainy Window Effect in Photoshop
Realistic Rainy Window Effect in Photoshop

Create a Mixed Media Style Design in Photoshop
Create a Mixed Media Style Design in Photoshop

Create this Amazing Fashion Photo Manipulation with Abstract Smoke and Light Effects
Create this Amazing Fashion Photo Manipulation with Abstract Smoke and Light Effects

Photo Enhancement

Realistic Make-Up Application in Photoshop
Realistic Make-Up Application in Photoshop

5 Easy Steps to Optimize Your Images in Photoshop
5 Easy Steps to Optimize Your Images in Photoshop

Create a Vintage Photo Effect in Photoshop
Create a Vintage Photo Effect in Photoshop

How to Soften the Skin Without Losing the Texture in Photoshop
How to Soften the Skin Without Losing the Texture in Photoshop

How to Create the Apollo Instagram Effect Using Photoshop
How to Create the Apollo Instagram Effect Using Photoshop

Perspective Correction in Photoshop
Perspective Correction in Photoshop

Fake Fisheye Effect and HDR Toning with Photoshop Tools
Fake Fisheye Effect and HDR Toning with Photoshop Tools

Tools, Techniques and Quick Tips

Create Light Leaks and Lomo Effects Using Actions in Photoshop
Create Light Leaks and Lomo Effects Using Actions in Photoshop

How to Apply Gradient Overlays Using Layer Styles in Photoshop
How to Apply Gradient Overlays Using Layer Styles in Photoshop

Fast Ways to Fill
Fast Ways to Fill

How to Automate Tasks in Photoshop
How to Automate Tasks in Photoshop

How to Color Inked Line Art in Photoshop
How to Color Inked Line Art in Photoshop

Become a Photoshop Pen Tool Master
Become a Photoshop Pen Tool Master

Conclusion

Photoshop is complex and powerful software, however, it is relatively easy to use and it is possibly unique in that you don't have to fully understand everything about it to be able to use it effectively, but of course, this does mean that with almost every Photoshop project you undertake, you will learn something new, whether by happy accident, or through tutorials.

If you know of any other tutorials for Photoshop that include techniques to improve Photoshop skills, please leave the link in the comments section below.

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