Photographs will always be interesting conversation pieces and mementoes
especially if they remind someone of a special person or event in his life.
However there are ways of enhancing photographs and adding more spice and
interest to it so that it is not just a good way to document people, places and
events but a good way to highlight interesting aspects of the photographs as

Most photography studios make use of photo shop effects to enhance photographs.
Magazines and other publications also rely on the good old photoshop effects to
enhance their photos.

A person who wants to enhance his own photographs can look for photoshop
tutorial effect that can be easily downloaded from the internet. Creating
photoshop effects can be easy with the proper tutorial. Anyone can learn
photoshop and apply photoshop effects in no time at all if they get an
informative photoshop tutorial that is easy to follow.

The art of creating photoshop effect can also be a very good business tool. A
person can establish a business just by becoming an expert in photoshop effect.
Remember those photographs of kids sitting on large flower pots or kettles?
Those were created using photoshop effect.

There are a lot of things a designer can do with photoshop including enhancing
facial assets of clients. There are people who want to get perfect photographs
but just taking their picture and developing that would not help them at all.
The best thing to do is to process the photo first using photoshop effects.

With photoshop effects a designer can erase blemishes, repair facial flaws, get
rid of those extra fats in the tummy of magazine cover models and a lot of other
special effects. A designer can use photoshop to totally change the background
of a person in a photograph.

There are various tools in photoshop that are especially designed to perform a
particular effect. There is a tool that can change the background color or which
can lighten or darken up a photograph. There is a tool that can create ripples
or highlight a certain portion of a photograph.

Nothing is impossible with photoshop and a patient designer can make money just
by manipulating photos. It is really a very good business so a person who is
interested in getting extra on the side should start to learn photoshop.

Photoshop can be complicated for the beginner but with a lot of practice and
patience it can be mastered and used to produce a lot of special effects. A
person can even restore photos using photoshop or transform a new photo into an
old photograph.

Learning photoshop and how to create special photoshop effects need not be
expensive. The Internet is a veritable source or free goodies and photoshop
tutorials are available for free downloading in most design sites.

While the downloading of the photoshop program and tutorial is free a person
however needs to invest time and effort to learn how to use the program.
Photoshop is always being upgraded by its makers and a person who already knows
basic photoshop should look for tutorials that will introduce him to more tips
on photoshop effects.

Creating special effects through photoshop is really a never ending learning
session. But who would dare complain when the program can be used for a lot of
thing including earning a living?

Mario Churchill is a freelance author and has written over 200 articles on
various subjects. For a free photo shop
tutorial and or to purchase a video
photo shop tutorial checkout his website.