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Photoshop tutorials have been proving to be of great help when it comes to using brushes tools, actions and much more efficiently.  These promise to enhance your designing skills. These best Photoshop tutorials are prepared with the clear aim to help newbies and other designers do their task without any hassle and in less time consuming way.

Each month we jot down these cool Photoshop tutorials at one place to make it convenient for all you designers to choose which one would you like to try your hands on. So, here is our list of best Photoshop tutorials of December 2013 which we have compiled for you all.

Also, below are the preceding month’s lists of Photoshop tutorials for your reference.

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Best Photoshop Tutorials of October 2013 

Best Photoshop Tutorials of September 2013

Best Photoshop Tutorials of August 2013

Best Photoshop Tutorials of June 2013

Best Photoshop Tutorials of December 2013

1. Enhance live event photography

In this cool Photoshop tutorial Tigz Rice has discussed how to correct key issues those photographing artificially low-lit indoor events like stage shows, theatre productions and awards ceremonies.

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2. Create a foil block finish effect on a 7″ record sleeve

This useful Photoshop tutorial makes you learn how to mock up a product and add a foil block finish using Photoshop.

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3. Create melted chocolate type

Radim Malinic with this tutorial helps you learn how to create the semblance of words spelt out in melted chocolate.

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4. Create a mixed-media portrait

This tutorial by Paul Holland will help you learn how the techniques available in Photoshop help you maintain the integrity of the original hand drawing, preserving the artist’s style and individuality.

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5.  Making of The Mating

In this tutorial by Claudio Bergamin Photoshop tools are used efficiently for the making of the mating image.

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6. Shiny Mosaic Text Effect

This tutorial will  makes you learn how to use some Photoshop Filters to create a metallic mosaic tiles inspired text effect.

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7. Making of The City Above the Sky 

This tutorial by Joao Marcos Britto helps you make a scene where you can create a city scene above the clouds along with some other elements.

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8. Create a typographic portrait in Photoshop

In this tutorial you will learn how to create a typographic Portrait in Adobe Photoshop.

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9. How to Recover Detail from Sky

In this tutorial you will learn how to use the Pen Tool to cut out your subject with the help of Pen Tool that can be daunting but you can see how easy it can be.

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10. The Making Of Chef Eric

This tutorial by talented 3D artist, Esteban Pacheco makes you learn the workflow behind his 3D creation, Chef Eric. From sketching stage through sculpting, mapping, linear workflow, rendering and post-production this tutorial explains it all.

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11. The Making Of Pirate

Felipe Bassi takes us through the creation of his 3D version of Brett Bean’s Pirate with this cool Photoshop tutorial.

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12. Create a New Year Fireworks Party Flyer in Photoshop

This tutorial makes me recall 9 Best Free New Year Flyer Templates we came up with recently. Well, this is a tutorial that makes us learn how to create a party flyer for the new year in Photoshop using some beautiful gold layer styles and fireworks light effects.

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13. Detailed cityscape creation

Jean-Francois Liesenborghs takes us through the stages of creating a detailed cityscape scene with this tutorial.

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14. Making Colors Come to Life in Photoshop

In this tutorial you will learn different methods that prove effective in drawing the viewer’s eye towards the subject of your photo. From sharpening, blurring and using curves to brighten the subject this tutorial explains it all.

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15. How to Create Flat Icons in Photoshop

This tutorial spotted at 1stwebdesigner you will learn how to create flat icons in Photoshop in few simple steps.

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16. Color Dodging in Photoshop

Spotted at phlearn, this best Photoshop tutorial makes us learn how an image taken by a member of our Phlearn Phamily be transformed by cool color dodging techniques.

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17. Create a 3D Ice Text Effect With Modo and Photoshop

In this tutorial you will learn how to create a 3D ice text effect using Modo to sculpt the 3D models and Photoshop for texturing and post-production.

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18. Wood Carving Effect in Photoshop CS6

In this tutorial you will learn how to create a wood carving effect in Photoshop.

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19. Create a “Sports Center” Style 3D Text Effect in Photoshop

In this tutorial you will learn how to create your own “Sports Center” inspired graphics using Photoshop CS6′s 3D capabilities combined with Filter Forge.

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20. Creating A Racing Car Movie Poster in Photoshop CS6

In this tutorial you’ll learn how to combine images to create Movie Poster with the help of adjustment layer, Gradient Tool and Pattern to get the nice result.

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21. Create a Mobile Weather App Interface in Photoshop

In this tutorial you will learn how to design a mobile app design interface using many of the tools in Adobe Photoshop.

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22. Create a Wonderful Midnight Photo Manipulation in Photoshop

In this tutorial you will learn how to create dreamy artwork by Fabrizio Panattoni.

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23.  Architectural Post Processing in Photoshop

This tutorial is in the form of video which explains very well as to how basic Photoshop skills and images of objects, plants, people together help in populating your 3D render and help you come up with desired results.

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24. Rain and Water Effects in Photoshop

In this tutorial you will learn how to create realistic water effects in Photoshop with the help of stock images. Besides it will always help you learn how to make basic retouching on skin and how to paint water and apply textures, create custom rain brushes and a sharpening technique to make superb high impact effects.

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25. Fantasy Color and Light Tutorial for Fairytale Effects

In this tutorial it is explained very well as to how to creatively adjustment layers are used in order to create a fantasy effect with beautiful colors and light effects.

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26. Create “Dark Scientist” Conceptual Photo Manipulation in Photoshop

Spotted at PSD Vault tis tutorial by Vik Aadi talented digital artist from India makes you learn how to create an conceptual surreal photo-manipulation.

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27. Create Realistic Frozen Text Effect in Photoshop

This tutorial makes you learn how to create realistic frozen text effect in Photoshop.

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28. Create “Trapped in the Trees” Photo Manipulation in Photoshop

In this tutorial you will learn how to create Trapped in the trees photo manipulation in Photoshop.

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29. Create a Microphone in Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator

In this tutorial you will learn how to create an illustration of a Microphone in Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator.

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30. Shiny Inflated Foil 3D Text Effect

This tutorial will make you learn how to play around with the material settings to create a puffy shiny foil-textured 3D text effect.

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31. Abduzeedo 7th Anniversary Poster in Photoshop

In this tutorial you will learn how to create an image to illustrate how time flies. It is the poster created for Abduzeedo 7th Anniversary.

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32. Abduzeedo Happy Holidays Art in Illustrator and Photoshop

This tutorial will help you learn how to create a simple vector mark using Illustrator and then we’ll add some effects in Photoshop.

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33. Use Filter to make a corner of football court

This tutorial will make you learn some functions of PS that are not used commonly and how filters are used to make corner of the football court.

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34. Photo Manipulate a Fiery Fantasy Warrior

This design tutorial you will learn how to photo manipulate a fantasy flaming warrior by making optimum use of a range of professional techniques.

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35. Decorated Gold Metallic Text Effect

This is another festive holidays-inspired text effect tutorial that lets you learn how to use Photoshop’s Layer Styles, basic brushes and a nice bokeh texture to create decorated golden metallic text effect.

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36. Create a Fiery City War Scene in Photoshop

This tutorial will let you learn how to create this amazing photo manipulation by Andrea García.

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37. Create a Chilling Abstract Using Photos and Textures

This tutorial by Jenny Le will make you learn how to create something creepy in Photoshop.

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38.  The Grim Reapers Side Job

This tutorial will make will learn how to create this eerie photo manipulation of the Grim Reaper’s side job – mowing.

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39. How to Create a Dramatic Digital Painting in Photoshop

This tutorial you will learn how to create a dramatic digital painting to illustrate an eagle and falcon battling it out in the sky.

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40. Parchment Design in Photoshop

Parchment if you all know is a Durable Writing Surface in ancient and medieval times, made of usually a sheep or goat skin. In this Photoshop tutorial you will learn some tools, commands and techniques and Parchment in Photoshop.

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41. How To Create a Dark Lunar Poster Design with PS & AI

In this tutorial you will learn how to create a dark outer space themed poster named Lunar.

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42. Change the Time of Day with Photoshop

In this Photoshop tutorial we will learn how to change day into night in a photo by using some simple techniques.

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43. Orange Header Design in Photoshop

In this Photoshop tutorial you will learn how to design Navigation Bar in Photoshop.

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44. Create a Vector Inspired Portrait in Photoshop

This tutorial will make you will learn how to create vector inspired portrait in Photoshop that you can readily use as your personal avatar for various accounts like Facebook, Skype and many more.

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Which one of the above you vote as best Photoshop tutorials of December 2013 and  want to give a try? Do let us know!