Steamin’ Hot Images

By dinahhillsdon


This week, on-hand Photoshop Guru Eric Renno, aka Tip Squirrel guides us through how to create a steam effect in Photoshop.

Images of food or drink look great but often loose their appeal if they look cold; food becomes considerably more tempting when it looks like it’s come fresh and piping hot from the over. There’s some in-camera tricks you can use like having a boiling kettle behind the subject or even using incense sticks. If capturing steam in-camera isn’t an option there’s always trusty Photoshop!

Step 1 : The Brush Set-Up

With your image open create a new layer. Name …read more

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