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Dripping Photo Effect in Photoshop

Dripping Paint Photo Effect in Photoshop

Today, we will create an amazing creative photo effect in this Photoshop Tutorial. The creative effect in this tutorial is the Dripping Photo Effect in Photoshop.

We will use a model image, dripping image (PNG), Gradient Layer, Layer Mask, and Brush Tool to create this Dripping Paint Photo Effect in Photoshop.

Dripping Effect in Photoshop

Launch Adobe Photoshop and follow the below mentioned steps to create Dripping Photo Effect

Step 1

At first, create a new blank document in Photoshop.

create a new document
Step 2

Click on Create New Fill or Adjustmnet Layer in the Layers Panel and select Gradient from the option list.

Select Gradient

In the Gradient Fill dialogue box, create a radial gradient for the background.

Gradient Fill Dialogue box
Create a Gradient Background
Step 3

Go to File > Place Embedded. Then browse the model image and place it in the Photoshop Document.

Place the model image.

Now we have to remove the background from the model image. We will use a Selection Tool to select the model and then we will add a Layer Mask to remove the background.

Make a selection
Add a Layer Mask
Step 4

Now we will place the dripping image. Go to File > Place Embedded and then browse the image to place it. After placing the image, set the size and position of the image with the help of Transform Tool.(See the below image)

Place the dripping image
Step 5

Ctrl + Click on the dripping image thumbnail to make a selection and then hide the layer.

Dripping Effect in Photoshop

Select the main subject Layer Mask thumbnail and then select the Brush Tool. Set the Foreground Color as Black and then with the Left-click move the cursor inside the dripping selection to remove the area inside the selection.

Dripping Effect in Photoshop
Dripping Photo Effect

Press Ctrl + D to deselect.

Step 6

After deselecting, let the Layer Mask thumbnail be selected. Then with the help of the Brush Tool, remove the extra part of the image to give a finishing touch to the Dripping Effect in Photoshop.

Dripping Photo Effect in Photoshop

With the help of a Splatter Brush, you can create a Paint Splattering Effect behind the model.

Dripping Effect in Photoshop

So this is how you can create Paint Dripping Photo Effect in Photoshop. Now try this simple and creative effect on your image and share your views in the comment section.

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