Here goes a nice little tutorial to show you how to electrify your images with lightning in Photoshop. Now this spooky graveyard will have lightning added in Photoshop, we will make our own lightning, no cheating by adding a photo. There you go. That’s my take makinglightning, it’s progressed a lot from my original tutorial on PhotoshopCAFE 13 years ago. Tell your friends about all the updated tutorials here at photoshopCAFE! Merge all the Lightning Layers together. Be careful not to Merge them into the background. Select them all and press Cmd+E to merge them. Videos are great to watch and see how its done. Any one might be unique and yours!
Actually I am intending to show you how to actually create your lightning bolts, as with most tutorials at PhotoshopCAFE.
Bookmark the page being that the written tutorial is a super quick reference!
Here is a popular photoshop tutorial on creating lightning. Personally, To be honest I find these disappointing. Did you hear about something like that before? Video and Step by Step combinations here at PhotoshopCAFE to make it easy for you to use these tuts. Nonetheless, you will receive it free by email as long as it’s available, if you’re on our list. Sign up now and get the CS6 Superguide for free, Therefore in case not. Oftentimes all the CS6 information and more is available as a PDF magazine called the CS6 Superguide.
While flipping and rotating makes it easy to use any piece a few times, reuse any layer as much as you can to save time.
Duplicate the lightning layers and scale them down to build the smaller branches of lightning.