30+ Surreal Photo Manipulation Tutorials For Designers

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As you know well! Adobe Photoshop is a most important and trendy tool for both web and graphic designers, Photoshop useful features providing a well platform for the designers, designers have created a number of web and graphic design projects using Photoshop, if you want to become master in this tool, photoshop tutorials are one of the best way of learn skills of Photoshop, I have learn a lot of Photoshop skills through Photoshop tutorials, and I have also created some Photoshop tutorials. And now a days, surrealism become a popular digital art, surrealism is a cultural and traditional art, surrealism style is very attractive and eye-catching, some creative designers have create some surrealism tutorials using adobe Photoshop.

In this post, I have gathered up a collection of Surreal Photo Manipulation Tutorials For Designers, you can learn surrealism design technique from this surrealism Photoshop tutorials, you can also get inspiration of surrealism design from this surrealism Photoshop tutorials. So, check out the below collection of surrealism tutorials.

Create This Surreal Representation of the Mind Artwork in Photoshop

Learn how to create a surreal representation of the thoughts of a creative and business minded individual. You’ll learn how to make objects come out of the womans head and place steampunk objects over the eyes.

Create This Surreal Representation of the Mind Artwork in Photoshop

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Photo Manipulate a Surreal Coffee Machine Contraption

Photo Manipulate a Surreal Coffee Machine Contraption

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Making of Urban

The objective of this mattepainting was below all to improve my skills. I did not have an precise idea of what would give the final image. I wanted simply to carry out a urban landscape and to integrate natural elements into it.

Making of Urban

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Create this Magical Light Beam Photo Manipulation in Photoshop

Learn how to create this surreal and dark photo manipulation. This tutorial will show you how to blend images together and transform them to create this image. You’ll also make use of some adjustment layers to complete the image.

Create this Magical Light Beam Photo Manipulation in Photoshop

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Combine Photo Elements to Create a Surreal Photo Manipulation

This Photoshop tutorial, you will learn how to use a variety of color, lighting, and cut and paste techniques to create a surreal photo manipulation. Combine your creativity with these Photoshop techniques to create your own photo manipulation artworks.

Combine Photo Elements to Create a Surreal Photo Manipulation

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How To Create Dark Surreal Photo Manipulation

How To Create Dark Surreal Photo Manipulation

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Create an Amazing Surreal-Style Treehouse in Photoshop

Create this beautiful treehouse artwork using a combination of photo manipulation and painting techniques. Find out how to easily draw a surreal-looking tree easily using the Brush tool, clouds from scratch, and more! You’ll learn all these techniques in this Photoshop tutorial.

Create an Amazing Surreal-Style Treehouse in Photoshop

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Fantastic Tree

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Fantastic Tree

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How to Create an Oddly-shaped Surreal House

In this photo-manipulation tutorial, we will learn how to create an oddly-shaped, surreal-inspired, stone house. We will learn how to blend several stock images together to create a pseudo long exposure image of a surreal house at the edge of the dock. We will learn how to create realistic reflections on water and also, enhance the light and shadows of the stock images to create a seamless image.

How to Create an Oddly-shaped Surreal House

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Photo Manipulation – “Surreal Bubbles” (Exclusive Tutorial)

I really like graphic design & art. I often get questions about photomanipulation and how I work. In this tutorial i will show you a technique how to create surreal bubbles & items and realistic reflections on the water. I have used this technique in quite some work. You can see this technique on the image below. In this tutorial i will show you how you can achieve this effect. So i hope you will enjoy and learn from this tutorial.

Photo Manipulation - "Surreal Bubbles" (Exclusive Tutorial)

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Create an Unique Surreal Photo Manipulation with Nebula Effect in Photoshop

In this Photoshop tutorial, I will show you the steps I took to Create an Unique, Dark Surreal Photo Manipulation with Nebula Effect in Photoshop. This is an intermediate level tutorial so some steps can be a bit tricky, but why not have a try.

Create an Unique Surreal Photo Manipulation with Nebula Effect in Photoshop

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Design a Surreal Desert Scene in Photoshop

In this tutorial I am going to show you how to create a surreal time-themed photomanipulation using Photoshop. The name of this photomanipulation is “Time Guardian” and it was originally created by Mariusz Karasiewicz (akaFISHBOT1337). I want to take this opportunity to thank him for collaborating with me on this tutorial.

Design a Surreal Desert Scene in Photoshop

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Design a Surreal Floating Eiffel Tower Scene In Photoshop

Design a Surreal Floating Eiffel Tower Scene In Photoshop

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Surrealistic Room Photo Manipulation

In this tutorial, we will be creating a surrealistic room with realistic water as its floor, real clouds as its wallpaper with a clock on the wall and a boat on the water floor. We will learn a lot of technical aspects like visualizing and creating a perspective using the ruler and the transform tools especially the distort tool, creating realistic waves using the brush tool and two wave brush sets, using brush textures and apply it to the walls to make them realistic. Then we would be creating shadows using the brush tool and the burn tool. Finally we would make the boat look like it really is running and producing waves in its wake.

Surrealistic Room Photo Manipulation

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Create a Floating Over-Grown “Tree House” in Photoshop

Photoshop is great because it allows us to create scenes that wouldn’t otherwise be possible in real life. In this tutorial we will combine several stock images to create a floating over-grown tree house in Photoshop.

Create a Floating Over-Grown “Tree House” in Photoshop

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Create an Out of Bounds Fantasy Illustration

Here is another illustration I have worked on with Toma Alin Gabriel. Worked on this piece with a lot of images and I would also like to thank the photographers for giving us permission to use their stuff. In this tutorial, we will take you through the process of creating a fantasy scene, make water pour out of a painting, make some sort of a absorption effect and end up with a really nice looking color. The main idea behind this surreal illustration is that we are actually in a painting and the painting on the wall is the real world, the world where our vulture tries to escape.

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How to Create a Dark Surreal Illustration in Photoshop

First of all, I would like to thank Toma Alin Gabriel for collaborating with me in creating this wonderful piece. In this tutorial we are going to create a dark surreal illustration using a few techniques and a handful of images. In the end, we will apply stylish color settings and give the illustration that extra polish it needs to give it that finished look.

 

How to Create a Dark Surreal Illustration in Photoshop

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Create an Unbelievable Surreal Abstract Artwork with Photoshop

In this Surreal Photoshop tutorial, you’ll see how to create an incredible surreal abstract artwork with stylistic influences from traditional artistic masters combined with modern, digital and 3D techniques.  You’ll see how to analyze a light source and identify where to place highlights and shadows, as well as how to use the pen tool, burn tool, dodge tool, liquify tool and others.

Create an Unbelievable Surreal Abstract Artwork with Photoshop

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The Released: Create a Dark and Surreal Photo Manipulation

In this tutorial i’m going to show you how to do a dark and surreal photo manipulation called “Released”. You will learn how to manipulate stock photos in a proper way, adjust light and shadow correctly, make a good use of adjustment layers and blending modes and more!

The Released: Create a Dark and Surreal Photo Manipulation

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Stunning Dragons Attack in Photoshop with 3D Features

I was learning how to use the 3D features in Photoshop and I did an image mixing a 3D robot with a photography and some dragons in vector. After quite sometime I was checking my images and found it, so I decided to write a tutorial showing how I did that. And, also play a bit more with the new 3D features in Adobe CS4.

Stunning Dragons Attack in Photoshop with 3D Features

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Create an Amazing Abstract Heart Surreal Photoshop Tutorial

In this surreal Photoshop tutorial, you’ll learn the entire workflow from start to finish of creating an incredible surreal abstract artwork.  Starting with just a single photograph, you’ll learn how to apply adjustments to bring it into an easily workable color scheme, as well as then using the pen tool to create amazing surreal shapes.  Then, you’ll learn how to finish it off with a few other effects and another stock photo, for an incredible surreal artwork.

Create an Amazing Abstract Heart Surreal Photoshop Tutorial

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Creating A Fantastic Fantasy Night Sky In Photoshop

In this tutorial, we used mostly the Brush Engine and Layer Styles. It’s amazing what you can do using only those two features! Here we created clouds but by changing some settings, we can create a completely different effect.

Creating A Fantastic Fantasy Night Sky In Photoshop

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Design an Epic Fantasy Scene with Photoshop

In this tutorial we are going to create a photo manipulation inspired by Valhalla, one of Mariusz Karasiewicz`s works. He is an amazing artist and his work is absolutly stunning. I want to thank him for allowing me to write this tutorial.

Design an Epic Fantasy Scene with Photoshop

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Create a Surreal Desert Scene in Photoshop

In this photo manipulation tutorial, we will create a surreal desert scene with everything turning into sand. We will start with simple techniques, such as replacing the sky and adding a focus effect to the landscape. Then I will show you how to mask areas of the model’s hands, dress and other elements of the scene and replace those areas with sand using a custom particles brush. Let’s get started!

Create a Surreal Desert Scene in Photoshop

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Create a Divine Angel Montage in Photoshop

First of all I would like to thank Cucu Tudor for collaborating with me in creating this tutorial. The final image is an Angel that lights his way in the dark forest. You will create this photo manipulation using stock images provided by some really great artists, which I would also like to thank a lot.

Create a Divine Angel Montage in Photoshop

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Create A Distressed Surreal Cityscape

Matte painting plays a major role in today’s films. The first known matte painting shot was made in 1907 byNorman Dawn (ASC), you can see how the traditional matte painting evolved from “The Wizard Of Oz” to the ground breaking “Avatar”. In this tutorial I’m going to show you some techniques in matte painting to create a distressed surreal cityscape.

Create A Distressed Surreal Cityscape

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How to Create a Fantasy Photo Manipulation

The idea behind this work was to create a fantasy world. You will learn how to work with a few images and create a really interesting photo manipulation. I would also like to thank Loredana for working with me on this one.

How to Create a Fantasy Photo Manipulation

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Quickly Create Surreal Scenary via Combining Landscape Images in Photoshop

In this tutorial, I will show you how you can quickly and effectively Create Fantasy Scene via Combining Landscape Images in Photoshop. Some steps can be a little tricky for beginners, but why not have a try.

Quickly Create Surreal Scenary via Combining Landscape Images in Photoshop

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CREATE A OUT OF BOUNDS SURREAL PHOTO MANIPULATION IN PHOTOSHOP

In this tutorial, I shall walk you through creating an awesome out of bounds photo manipulation. Here are the prerequisites that is required for the successful completion of the tutorial. I also have added the PSD file, in case you want to edit and tinker with it.

CREATE A OUT OF BOUNDS SURREAL PHOTO MANIPULATION IN PHOTOSHOP

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Photo Manipulate a Surreal Space-Age Landscape

Photo Manipulate a Surreal Space-Age Landscape

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Create Surreal Environment Inspired by the “Inception” Movie in Photoshop

In this tutorial, I will show you the steps I took to create this Surreal/Sci-fi Environment Inspired by the “Inception” Movie in Photoshop. Some steps can be a little tricky, but why not have a try!

Create Surreal Environment Inspired by the “Inception” Movie in Photoshop

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