Adjustment layers and layer masking allow for maximum manipulation with minimal risk, and the skills you learn will therefore be useful in a many projects. The effects here can also accentuate other kinds of subtle visual pull in compositions.
The project files include Kervin’s initial illustration plus the full layered PSD artwork. They may not be used for any commercial purpose.
Time to Complete
Photoshop CS5 or later
Files for this tutorial are downloadable from here.