Creating a Smoke Fading Effect

This tutorial shows how you can create those kind of smoke fading effects that we often get to see in science-fiction movies.

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Creating Smoke
Some time ago I had posted an article showing how to create a smoke effect in photoshop, and to achieve that I used a photo of smoke and some photoshop filters. However, some people had said at the time that I should have done the smoke as well and it´s exactly what I will show on this post right now.

Smoke Shapes
Did you ever want to create the illusion of smoke in your photoshop artwork. There are many tutorials out there on creating smoke, but what I like most about this technique is that it provides the artist with full control over how the smoke behaves.

Creating Smoke-like Effects
In this tutorial, we are going to take a look at how to create subtle smoke-like effect. Whether you want to add steam, mist or vapor to your photos, you’ll definitely be putting this tutorial to good use from now on! Try it, the possibilities are endless!

Photoshop type: Smoke Type Effect
In this tutorial we will learn how to create an amazing text effect using smoke brush. I will also be using a smudge text as a guideline for my smoke text, this will allow me to form my text the way I would like it to look. This manipulation is very simple and fun, you can use it many other possibilities.

Smoke Effect
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Smoke Portrait
I was so impressed the day I saw this "smoke art" photo effect. I decided to recreate it using Photoshop and ended up with the result shown below. Seems complicated? Keep on reading and you'll be surprised how easy it is to do, thanks to the Smoke Brushes from Photoshop Tutorials.

Well here you will be taught how to create a relistic smoke effect with Photoshop.

Fading one image into another
How to use layer masks to create the effect of one image gradually fading into another.

Smoke Effect
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I will show you how to create smoke in Photoshop.

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A mysterious and classy way to add more sizzle to your text is to cloak engulf them in smoke. This effect can definitely add more thrill to your boring catalog print designs and flyers.

Fading our last step. Beware, fading is not exactly fading!

Smoke Type in Photoshop in 10 Steps
In this tutorial I will show you how to create a smoke typography effect playing with some brushes and adjustment layers. It's a very easy tutorial and you will be able to do the whole process in 5-10 minutes.

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Smoke Photography
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Creating a Surreal Smoking Bird Composition
In this Photoshop tutorial, we will be making a monochromatic scene with the subject being a bird in flight with smoke surrounding its body. We will be using a high contrast stock image that we will manipulate and combine with smoke brushes.

Design a Golden Flame Text Effect
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Creating a Smoke Shaped Image
This Photoshop tutorial is a photo manipulation that shows you how to create a smoke shaped image.

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Download Real Smoke Brushes
Create abstract art with this set of 108 Photoshop brushes of real smoke. These naturally shaped smoke brushes can be used individually or stacked on top of another.