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To make it easier for the people who are new to Photoshop or the ones who are looking for smart way out to give shape to their ideas there are lot many creative people who take a step closer to lend a helping hand. What they do is they give a stepwise instructions as to how one can proceed to get the desired end results.  This is what we call tutorials!

If you are the one who has entered into the design world just recently then this article would be the right one to check out as in it we have included some of the creatively cool tutorials. Ofcourse, I am talking about the Photoshop tutorials that promise to help you the best possible way.

Undeniably, Adobe Photoshop is the most powerful and necessary tool for designing and none of the designing work can be completed without it. Major portion of the design work is dependent on the Adobe Photoshop for which many designers keep exploring it and coming up with fresh Photoshop tutorials.

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Remember the Best Photoshop Tutorials of June 2013 we came up with some days back? Well, today, we are going to list down 27 genuinely creative and best Photoshop tutorials of August 2013 that are sure to be of great help to people with creative bent of mind.

Best Photoshop Tutorials of August 2013

1. How to Design a Retro Grunge Poster

Remember this retro grunge poster tutorial. Yes, we posted this Photoshop tutorial on our blog a few days back and felt it deserve to be the part of this month’s tutorial list. In this tutorial you will learn to create a beautiful retro grunge poster in Photoshop in just few steps.

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2. How to Make a Web Designer Portfolio in Photoshop

Prepared by Sanjay Khemlani this tutorial will let you create your own portfolio thereby letting the prospect clients can see your past work and skillfulness in your designs.

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3. Create a stunning pin-up collage

Prepared by Malaysian design maven Ee Venn Soh you will learn how to recreate this vibrant illustration that puts a modern spin on the classic pin-up style.

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4. Muertos Style Photoshop Tutorial

This Muertos inspired tutorial is dedicated to the correct use of compositing techniques to pull together various stock resources to create an elegant Dia de los Muertos piece. It will be testing your patience for you will have to cut out various elements.

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5. Use PS to make folding ruler font effect

If ever you found folding rule an inspiration to design a font then this is a tutorial for you. Even if this idea didn’t come to your mind, you surely will love the idea.  Found at 4-Designer, this Photoshop tutorial of font style with the folding ruler effect is fun to make. check it out by clicking the link or the image.

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6. Lonely Night Manipulation Tutorial

In this manipulation tutorial you learn how to create a simple night scene in Photoshop besides learning how to deal with hair, and create light effects/shadows.

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7. Create Intriguing Manipulation by Mixing Nature and Grunge Elements in Photoshop

In this tutorial, you all will learn the process of creating an intriguing manipulation by mixing nature and grunge elements in Photoshop. Also, you will learn the use of tools such as image adjustment layers and layer mixing modes.

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8. Create An Epic Fantasy Based Ancient Battleground

In this tutorial you’ll learn to create epic fantasy battleground, complete with stunning light effects, custom weather and cool matte painting techniques.

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9. How to Create a Future Based Fantasy Photo Manipulation

This tutorial is about creating a design that let you teach pro blending techniques, lighting, image composites and more thereby making ordinary pictures turn into something exciting and out of the ordinary.

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10. Create Unique Floating Rock Typography in Photoshop

In this tutorial, you will learn the process of creating Unique Floating Rock Typography in Photoshop. You will learn a number of brush tricks, image adjustment tips and practice your selection techniques too.

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11. Create a Summer Inspired 3D Text Effect in Photoshop

This tutorial will help you create a summer inspired 3D text effect using Photoshop’s 3D features that will help create the basic text shape thereby combining it with various images to get the desired results.

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12. Create a Fantasy Warrior Painting From Scratch

For those of you who wish to learn about maintaining your own fantasy character in creative and visually appealing way can check out this tutorial.

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13. Create a Realistic Underwater Scene in Photoshop

In this tutorial, it will be explained as to how you can  create under water scene in Photoshop using several stock photographs.

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14. How to Create a Mountainous Matte Painting in Photoshop

This tutorial lets you learn how to create breathtaking landscape matte painting with Photoshop. User can create their own mountain scene by arranging multiple stocks together and mixing them appropriately using layer masks and adjustment layers.

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15. How to Apply a Plastic Mask Effect to a Portrait

In this tutorial you will learn how to quickly and easily create a beautiful, futuristic portrait by simply applying a plastic wrap effect or mask to a portrait using Cinema 4D and Photoshop.

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16. Create a post apocalyptic scene in Photoshop

In this Photoshop tutorial correct use of stock images is made to create a post-apocalyptic scene.

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17. How to Create a Breathtakingly Artistic Winter Horse Illustration in Photoshop

This Photoshop tutorial makes you learn how to create amazing photo with a variety of techniques, custom brushes, and much more.

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18. Create Striking Fairy Tale Photo Manipulation in Photoshop

This Photoshop tutorial is about compositing landscapes and adding dramatic lighting effects, using the techniques thereby creating an interesting scene .

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19. The Process of Creating the Ascending Spirit Digital Art in Photoshop

In this tutorial you will learn how to create Ascending Spirit Photo Manipulation in Photoshop. Also, you will be able to learn number of photo manipulation techniques like image adjustment, layer blending, texturing besides getting acquainted with brush painting skills.

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 20. Make a 3D packaging mockup in Photoshop

Found at 99Deigns, here is a a video tutorial that helps you make a simple 3D mockup of a box in Photoshop. In this tutorial, the foldout in Illustrator is created and each side of the box is converted into a jpg file.

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 21. Using Photoshop to Create Digital Gobos

Spotted at Planet Photoshop, here is a gobo template made from glass, metal or plastic that can be slipped inside a light source to produce a bright or dark shape such as simulated window light or a tree’s shadow.

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22. Create a Thor-inspired text effect in Photoshop

This tutorial is dedicated to creation of a text effect inspired by the Thor 2 movie. The steps are quite easy to follow all you need to do is some research to find the letters you want and then simply trace them in Illustrator.

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 23. Blow Steam Out Of Your Ears With Layer Blending Modes

Spotted at PSLearn here is a photoshop tutorial that is prepared using smoke, fog, and steam that can give fun element to your pictures. It can be done  by photographing smoke and using blending modes to transport it onto another photo. How cool does it sound!

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 24. Funny photoshop: how to photoshop a face into a banana picture

Have you ever wondered if you can photoshop a person face into a picture that too if you are just a beginner. I actually mean it! Here is a funny photoshop tutorial for beginners. It lets  you learn how to create banana sculptures with the help of Photoshop!

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25. Create a Sticker in Photoshop

Spotted at PS Dude, this Photoshop tutorial lets you learn how to create an easy sticker effect in Photoshop using non destructive smart objects. Will you believe me that it is created using just simple layer styles you can add a sticker paper style to any text, shape, graphics.

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26. Photoshop a wedding photo into a glass of wine

Its a cool Photoshop tutorial where newlyweds are put into a glass of wine to create a romantic image that can share with friends and family.

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27. Learn How To Make Photorealistic Price Tag In Photoshop

This tutorial helps you create a Photorealistic price tag using the greatest tool used by designers today that is Photoshop. For your information the font used here in this tutorial is Big Noodle Titling. You can make your choice and see if you get the desired results.

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With the hope that this collection of 27 Best Photoshop tutorials of August 2013 appealed you to an extent that you made the effort to click the link and go about checking out these tutorials I am all set to wind up. But all you readers out there do let us know which of these you found quite interesting and worth trying!