There is something about beautiful lights that can mesmerize an audience. Take a fireworks show for example. It’s been around for thousands of years, yet still has the power to put looks of amazement on faces of all ages. That’s why lighting effects make such powerful design elements. They are a great way to grab the attention of your audience and leave a lasting impression.
Below is a collection of the best Photoshop tutorials for creating powerful lighting effects.
A smokey light effect complete with glowing particles.
This tutorial teaches you how to create stylish fire lines in only 10 steps.
This is very close to the amazing effects seen in the movie.
A popular effect explained very well.
This one shows you how to design portraits based on the Coldplay – Apple ad.
A nice technique for creating light motion lines.
Create an incredible flame / solar flare effect in only a few short steps.
This tutorial shows you how to jazz up a photo with creative lighting.
This tutorials teaches a simple technique for creating brilliant light streaks which can be used in different ways to add motion and brightness to your designs.