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Grainy Gradient Heatmap Photoshop Tutorial

This grainy heatmap effect gives a photo an abstract, retro vibe with its ultra-bright colours that resemble thermal imaging. In this tutorial I’ll show you how to create it using three examples, each with a different colour scheme. First we’ll convert the photo with a gradient map to generate the surreal colours, then the addition of some blur and grainy filters really helps to enhance the effect. Then to finish off the piece we’ll add some of my free texture downloads from Spoon Graphics.

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Midjourney Beginners Tutorial – Getting Started & Creating Your First AI Art

I recently began exploring the world of AI Art with Midjourney. It’s an online tool that can bring anything from your imagination to life, no matter how surreal or abstract. If you’re new to AI art, Midjourney is perhaps the best-rated for creating visual art. You enter a series of prompts and the AI will do its best to depict your written command. It can generate a wide range of art styles, from painterly effects to hyper-realistic renders. In this video I share some beginner tips to help you get started with Midjourney and create your first piece of AI art.

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My Top 10 Most Popular Tutorials from 2022

2022 is coming to an end, so let’s take a look back at my tutorial videos from the past year and see which topics proved to be the most popular. Last year I had a big hitter with my Neon Light Effect Photoshop Tutorial, which gained over 1 million views in 2021 and has continued to dominate in my YouTube Analytics dashboard. I haven’t had quite as much success this year, but stick around until the end to see which of my tutorials achieved 1st place spot.