Intro

The arctic freshness of this image is familiar enough from countless drink and toothpaste commercials – but it could also be used to bring a wintery feel to any photo-based illustration, In this Photoshop tutorial, Fabio Sasso shows you how to reliably fake the effect from the warmth of your studio.

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Sasso is a master at making miniscule tweaks to layer styles, and in this tutorial you’ll give the entire Layer Styles palette a good workout to create amazing effects, such as the apparently 3D water droplets that stud the outside of the bottle. You’ll also develop your own custom brushes and make use of an amazing free smoke brush – both of which will stand you in good stead with your future Photoshop projects.

Software

Adobe Photoshop

Time to complete

1 - 2 hours

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