This week now that winter is upon us, on-hand Photoshop Guru Eric Renno, from tutorial site Tip Squirrel demonstrates how to achieve a snow effect in Photoshop.
The base image for this tutorial is ‘Kids having fun on a sleigh ride in winter‘
Adding snow in Photoshop can be done really easily with a brush, layers and the odd Layer Mask.
Make a Snow Brush
Choose a simple round, brush and make the following adjustments:
I’ve made the brush quite soft from the start here, but for your image you may want to start with a hard edge brush and blur later.