Tag: Photoshop master

We Need More Fog

We Need More Fog

Ah yeah, 80s metal hair and a fog machine. What more do you need for a proper band photo? Oh yeah, epic Photoshop skills!

Blow-up Doll Revolution

Blow-up Doll Revolution

I’m not quite sure what to make of this album cover, but I’m not sure that megaphone is going to be of any use to a porn star with no mouth or vag. At least the graphic artist knows how to use those Photoshop filters.

Kick Ass Photoshop Filters

Kick Ass Photoshop Filters

Activate bevel/emboss and texturing in 3… 2… This layout isn’t really that horrible, but the “effects” are a bit overblown.

HDR FTW!!

HDR FTW!!

I’m all for a little HDR (High Dynamic Range) imagery when used in moderation. When it’s not employed properly it looks like utter shit and, well, these guys.

Crazy Mega Lens Flare Activated

Crazy Mega Lens Flare Activated

Ah, yes, the lens flare. That often employed and horribly over-used Photoshop effect is sure to be found in just about any metal band pic, but it’s gone supernova here.

Skulls Copy/Paste

Skulls Copy/Paste

I’m all for proper skull placement in a band photo, but when it’s so obviously photoshopped in over and over and over and… well you get it — it’s just a bit pathetic.