Retro effect Photoshop Tutorials

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    Create a New Retro Text Effect in Photoshop

    Faking aged, printed media has been massive since the grunge style first became mainstream years ago. Textured work with a vintage feel is still very popular, but more recently its the new retro style thats captured the imagination. The general idea is to create a vision of the future from the past. This effect is good for all sorts of projects, flyer ... Read More

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    Creating a Space-Helmeted Future Retro Illustration

    I don't know about you guys but I'm loving the work of Electrik Suicide and Sakke Soini at the moment. I'm going to call it Future Retro for the sake of this tutorial. I employed my take on the style in pitching a poster and overall look for a night at a local club. This tutorial goes over the meat and potatoes of it's creation! ... Read More

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    Tutorial: Create A Retro Cosmic Design in Photoshop

    This tutorial will teach you how to recreate the Retro Cosmic designs made popular by James White of Signalnoise. All you need is a copy of Photoshop and some time on your hands. In this particular example were going to create a retro cosmic rainbow but the techniques explained can be used in combination with any shape and colour. ... Read More

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    Create a Retro Photo and Background

    In this tutorial we are going to take a regular, boring photo and liven it up using with some effects to give it more of a retro feel to it. We are then going to take the photo and create a background for it to lie on. ... Read More

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    Colorful Retro Text Effect

    An awesome colorful bright retro text effect. ... Read More

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    Awesome digital bokeh effect in Photoshop

    Our last Wallpaper of the Week was an image I had created using Pixelmator, and I really liked the outcome. The best part about it was that it was pretty easy to accomplish in Pixelmator, but I decided for perspective's sake to create the same effect in Photoshop. The process is easy as well, but with a few extra steps. ... Read More

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    Designing a Retro Flyer with Photoshop

    Creating retro designs is pretty easy when you're using Adobe Photoshop. Here, you will learn how to do this yourself based on a primary image. We will start with setting up a proper print-ready design then proceed to image processing and finish with the right design details for our flyer.

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    Learn How to Apply 2 Retro Effects to Your Photos

    In this Photoshop tutorial I'll show you how to create two nice retro effects using adjustment layers, brush and texture.

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    Space Lighting Effect in 10 Steps

    Abduzeedo means abducted in portuguese, the spelling is not exactly that, it should be abduzido. But the whole idea for the Abduzeedo's design is the space. I'm really fan of playing with this subject because we are sort of free to create whatever we want, and using Photoshop that really means everything. So in this Photoshop tutorial I will sh ... Read More

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    Create A Simple Retro Photo Manipulation Using Photoshop

    In this tutorial I will teach you how to create a simple retro Photo manipulation using Photoshop. You will learn how to use different brushes settings to fill out your canvas with nice random brush and some basics about Blending modes using different stock images. ... Read More

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    How To Create a Retro Apple Wallpaper in Photoshop

    Follow these simple steps in Photoshop to create a homage to Apple, combining the retro striped Apple logo with a range of soft grungy textures to produce a detailed design with subtle touches of colour and tone. Everyone loves the Apple logo, especially the retro striped version from 1977. What better way to tart up your screen than with a cool grungy wa ... Read More

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    Create a Simple Vibrant Light Effect in Photoshop

    Starting away from the computer, well use a few household objects to create some photographic resources. Then follow this Adobe Photoshop tutorial to manipulate the images with various tools and techiques to produce a vibrant design made up of intense light streams effect. ... Read More

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    Design a Colorful Retro Futuristic Poster in Photoshop

    The theme of retro futurism combines digitally created graphics and abstract shapes with distressed and aged textures, giving that cool mix of old and new. Lets take a look at how to create our own bright and colourful retro futuristic poster in Photoshop, using dynamic lines, vibrant gradients and rough textures to build up the design layer after layer. ... Read More

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    Translucent Text Effect with Sky and Cloud

    In this tutorial, I will show the processes involved in making this shining and refreshing transparent text effect with sky and cloud textures. We had some really interesting clouds on the sky yesterday and thats where Ive got the inspiration from :) The techniques included in this tutorial are layer styles, gradient fills, clone stamp tools, blur filt ... Read More

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    Create a Stunning Retro Futuristic Typography

    In this tutorial, we will learn some really cool techniques to help us achieve a few aspects of Retro Futurism. We will be learning a lot of concepts, tips and tricks in Illustrator. We all also learn how to add the futuristic look using Photoshop. This is a very detailed tutoria ... Read More

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    Awesome Milk Typography Effect in Photoshop

    Following the series of effects with text, there were the Water, Clouds, Light, and also some time ago the Frilly Bits... Now I will show you how to create a nice effect I saw a few months ago on DeviantArt that is a text mixed with some milk splashes. We will use Photoshop and Illustrator for this tutorial. The idea is very simple, I used some stock phot ... Read More

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    Colorful Light Effect in Photoshop

    Last week I was waiting hours in airports, as usual, I was wandering and checking out banners and signs when I found a beautiful Sony ad of a cel phone called Xperia. The thing that really caught my attention was the wallpaper of the phone. It was a colorful light bean crossing the screen . I really like the effect and thought to myself, that is a good idea ... Read More

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    How to Create a Realistic IES Lighting Effect in Photoshop

    In this tutorial, I'll show you how to create a realistic IES (photometric) lighting effect. We'll be using Photoshop CS4 as well as some free plugins and software. Let's get started! ... Read More

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    Super Cool Watercolor Effect in 10 steps in Photoshop

    Last year I wrote a Photoshop tutorial for PSDTUTS showing how to create a very nice design using watercolor brushes. It was inspired by the work of guys such as Bruno Fujii, Margot Mace, Raphaël of My Dead Pony and Stina Person. This time I will create another effect but it will be using Masks and Watercolor brushesl; it's inspired by another grea ... Read More

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    Shiny Calligraphy Text Effect in Photoshop

    Last week I posted some articles about typography and received quite a few emails asking me to create a tutorial on text effects. So I decided to play a bit with Photoshop to create a nice sort of 3D effect using a calligraphy font and a lot of Layer Styles. The effect is really simple and we will take a look at how to create patterns and light effects with ... Read More