In this Photoshop Tutorial, we will create a beautiful wallpaper using Photoshop CS5. Resources needed: Couple LINK Castle (Arch 2 by Intoxicated stock) LINK Sky (Saint-Jean-Cloudscape-II by somadjinn) LINK Space brushes LINK Light beams brushes LINK Sparklies brushes LINK
Open the couple image in photoshop.
Remove the sky from the image as shown.
I used refine edge tool for a neat selection of the tree and the couple.
The settings for refine edge tool are shown below.
Now open the sky image in photoshop. Place it as shown below.
Now load the space brushes and select stardust brush. Using white brush paint stars. You will get the image shown below.
Now open the castle image in photoshop. Resize it and place the castle as shown below.
Apply layer mask to the castle as shown below.
Apply color overlay to the castle. Choose the color f6f1f1 and set the blending mode to soft light.
Now using the light beams brush, paint on the centre of the castle as shown.
Paint more light beams as shown below.
Using sparklies brush, paint on the castle and also near the tree as shown. This step gives a heavenly look to the castle.
Apply photo filter. The settings are shown below.