Photoshop Effects, Volume 1


“Photoshop is the most fun you can have without breaking the law.” —Steve Caplin

If you’ve ever looked at a digitally-retouched image and wondered, “how can I do that?!” then this is the book for you. Steve Caplin walks you through 27 step-by-step tutorials covering a wide range of retouching and image-creation projects, curated and updated from his many articles at CreativePro.

Chapters include:

  • How to Fill Text with Images
  • How to Create Seamless Textures
  • How to Turn a Photograph Into a Cartoon
  • How to Make a Rippling Flag
  • Creating Editable Extruded Text

Steve Caplin is a freelance photomontage artist based in London, whose satirical illustrations have appeared in newspapers and magazines around the world. He is the author of several books, including the best-selling How to Cheat in Photoshop. He writes regularly for CreativePro and is an instructor at LinkedIn Learning.