In this photoshop photo effects tutorial, i will show you how to create professional cracked mud images from your photos in the easiest possible way. We work in a non-destructive way, So that we can change or replace any texture file easily and quickly to get new look or style.
Person into Cracked Mud Effect Tutorial :
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How to Change Person Skin into Cracked Mud Texture in Photoshop
Select desaturate SHIFT + CTRL + U
Now select skintones
go to color range and choose skintones
Keep fuzziness: 40 with face detection
Take lasso tool and remove unwanted selection
now add layer mask with selection
Take overlay brush and refine layer mask
Brush repeatedly on the bright parts with white and on the dark parts with black.
use ‘X’ key to switch between Black and White as the foreground color quickly
We finished masking the skin
Now choose any texture background like cracked mud or stone or grunge anything you wish
i downloaded this texture from pixabay.com & its free.
Drag & place it into working document
Convert layer into smart object
Change blending to multiply
hold CTRL and click on layer mask to select
Add layer mask to texture layer
Duplicate texture layer and change blending to normal
apply high pass filter to the layer to enhance details
change blending to overlay
now add color to the texture with photo filter
select warming filter
change layer blending to color and reduce opacity
replace layer mask with existed mask
Hold ALT or OPT key, drag and replace the mask
Increase texture lightness with levels adjustment
reduce lightness opacity
That’s it. We’re done.