Hello, fellow creators!
This week's live streaming tutorial in the premium membership is also July's sneak peek offered to the public titled "Fire Goddess." A fierce fantasy image edit with fire and smoke overlays, various blend modes, and layer styles.
Geared towards intermediate to advanced Photoshop users, but as a newbie, I found the broken down step by step sections easy to navigate and valuable on where to obtain viable stock for practice and clients.
Background LayeringFirst, we want to use the rectangle marquee tool to click and drag and select our whole volcanic background. Then control or command C to copy, followed by control or command V to paste.
Quick Tip: To keep your same dimensions when resizing your background, be sure to hold down the shift key.
Adding a rock from another piece of stock, we use the quick selection tool to select all around the rock then control or command T to grab it and paste to our volcanic background...