Tag: tutorial

Focus Attention with Masks

Here’s a very simple way to focus a viewer’s attention on a particular part of your image. Layer Masks are quite handy things for this sort of effect. Read more →


Photoshop Tutorial: How I made “Rainy Sidewalk”

Photoshop Tutorial: How I made “Rainy Sidewalk”. This Photoshop tutorial will show you how to create a realistic rainy sidewalk photo manipulation effect Read more →

A Christmas Ornament in Elements

Here’s an older video showing how to create a Christmas Tree Ornament using Photoshop Elements. The video is a vintage one, created using Photoshop Elements 5 (but don’t worry – this tutorial can be done with any version of Photoshop Elements or Photoshop). Read more →

Graffi’s Hipster first release – .jsx script for cropping square and an action to run it

The square crop

is a hallmark of the latest style in digital pictures: retro, Instagram-ish, hipster looking images. However, cropping an image to a perfect square is actually pretty tricky to pull off, programming speaking. Automating the process is impossible to do without a program to do the math for you. Read more →

Graffi’s Graficalicus Workshop :: How I Made “Snowy Stable”

Graffi’s Graficalicus Workshop :: How I Made “Snowy Stable”. Read more →

Graffi’s Graficalicus Workshop :: How I made “Rainy Sidewalk”

Graffi’s Graficalicus Workshop :: How I made “Rainy Sidewalk”. Read more →

Replace the Sky using Photoshop Elements!

A new video!It’s been a long time since I’ve created a new video, so here’s the first of what will hopefully be more regular postings! I’d love to get your feedback, since it’s been so long.  I’m hoping I remember how to communicate! This installment is all about replacing a dull sky with a fresh, new one.  As an added… Read more →