Design a Nature Inspired Photo: Photoshop CS5 Tutorial

Nature is everything that was not created by man. But man acts as a part of nature and designers. Nature is set in relation to human existence. This tutorial will teach you how to design the nature inspired photo in photoshop. I will show you how easy it is to manipulate images into appearing real and unique. If you like this tutorial share you comments with us.

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Tutorial details:

  • Program: Adobe Photoshop CS5
  • Difficulty: Intermediate
  • Estimated Completion Time: 30 Mins

Create a Nature Inspired Photo in Photoshop – Final Preview

Final Preview

Tools and Resources

Tools and Resources

External Resources

Photoshop Tools

  • Brush Tool
  • Eraser Tool

Lets start to create nature inspired photo in photoshop.

Step 1

Create a new document (Ctrl+N) with 1000×685 of size.

Create New Document

Step 2

First of all add Boy Image in photoshop.

Add Boy Image

Go to Edit > Free Transform or press (Ctrl+T) to transform image and set it to whole the canvas.

Transform Image

After transform image we get this result.

Get This Result

Step 3

Now I am going to applying Curves.

Go to Layer > New Adjustment Layer > Curves.

Curves Settings

After applying curves we get nice effect on boy image layer.

Get Nice Result

Step 4

In this step ones again set Curves.

Go to Layer > New Adjustment Layer > Curves.

Curves Settings

After set curves we get cool effect as like in preview.

Get Curves Result

Step 5

Now I am going to set Black and White Adjustment of this layer.

Go to Layer > New Adjustment Layer > Black & White.

Black & White Settings

After set black and white setting we get beautiful result.

Get Beautiful Result

Select Eraser Tool and erase background of boy image layer as like in preview.

Erase Background Area

Step 6

Go to Layer > New Adjustment Layer > Curves.

Curves Settings

After set curves we get this result.

After Set Curves

Set background color black #000000.

Set Blackground Color Black

Step 7

Now I am going to add Clover Image in photoshop.

Add Clover Image

Set Blend Mode to (Multiple) of this clover image layer.

Set Blend Mode to Multiple

After set blend mode we get new effect as like in picture below.

Get Nice Effect

Now duplicate this clover image layer (Ctrl+J) and set Blend Mode to (Soft Light) of duplicate clover image layer.

Set Blend Mode to Soft Light

After change blend mode we get this result.

Get This Result

Step 8

Select Brush Tool open brush panel (F5)  select coffee stain brush as like shown in picture below.

Brush Settings

Now select second option (Scattering) and set brush settings as like in preview.

Brush Settings

After brush settings create a new layer (Shift+Ctrl+N) select brush tool and paint around the boy image with this color #436f19.

Paint With Brush

Step 9

Create a new layer (Shift+Ctrl+N) select another Coffee Stain Brush as like in preview.

Select Brush Tool

After select brush paint around the boy image layer with coffee stain brush with this color #262e0a.

Paint With Coffee Stain Brush

After complete all the steps here we get our nature inspired photo in final preview.

Final Preview

Final Preview

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