Car Photo Retouching Tutorials
Headlight racing tape tutorial
This visual tutorial shows a quick and ease method for creating photo-realistic racing tape on headlight using the pen tool in Photoshop.
Car Photo Manipulation Tutorial
This tutorial describes how to amalgamate several images to quickly describe a design direction or create a bodykit for an existing car using parts from other donor cars.
Steampunk car tutorial
This tutorial shows how to manipulate a car photograph in Photoshop to create an illustration of a golden Steampunk vehicle.
Car chroming tutorial
This photo retouching visual tutorial explains how to create a chrome effect on a car body.
Golden foil cover tutorial
This photo retouching tutorial shows how to apply a golden foil cover to the body surface of an Aston Martin creating a photorealistic effect.
Car texture tutorial
This tutorial explains how to apply a texture to a car in Photoshop. In this case the result is an original orange-skinned Porsche.
The Ghost Car tutorial
This tutorial describes some cutting and blending techniques used when reating collages from multiple photographs.
Rim motion tutorial
This visual tutorial shows how to create a high quality motion effect on an existing car wheel image using different layers in Adobe Photoshop.
Chrome car tutorial
An effective technique to turn a dark-painted car into a chromed one.
Car color change tutorial
This tutorial shows an effective way to change the car body color using the’Replace Color’ tool in Photoshop.
See-through hood tutorial
This tutorial shows how to create a realistic transparent hood effect by blending two reference photos.
Carbon fiber hood tutorial
This tutorial shows how to turn a painted hood into a carbon fiber one, including the creation of a basic texture.
Realistic lens flares tutorial
In this short article illustrator Brendan McCaffrey describes his technique for adding a realistic lens flares effect to his images.
Adding vinyl graphics
This tutorial shows a quick and effective way to add realistic vinyl graphics to a car in Adobe Photoshop.
Neon under car effect tutorial
This tutorial shows how to create a convincing neon under car effect in Photoshop by working with shadows.
Carbon fiber hood tutorial
How to create a carbon-fiber hood from scratch, including the texture pattern and lighting tips.
Body color change tutorial
How to change the body colour of a car without losing highlights and reflections.
Front-end replacement tutorial
How to replace both the front spoiler and headlights with different ones. In the example the author creates a Bentley with a BMW front-end.
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