Intermediate Photo Editing Techniques with PaintShop Pro

Intermediate Photo Editing Techniques with PaintShop Pro

Take your photo editing game to the next level with this series of video tutorials.

Each tutorial shows you how to complete a common task in PaintShop Pro. Find the tutorial that you need right now, or watch the whole course to gain a deeper understanding of what you can accomplish.

Using Special Effects

This tutorial will show you how to apply several special effects to your photos in PaintShop Pro. Adding special effects to photos is not only easy, but it’s a fun way to experiment with altering your images.


Color Changer

This tutorial will show you how to use the Color Changer tool in PaintShop Pro to change the color of an object or selected area in your image.


How to Create an HDR Effect

High Dynamic Range (HDR) photography is a technique that combines different exposure settings to create unique and truly stunning photos. Usually you would need to combine 3 different versions of the same photo in order to create an HDR effect but with this tutorial we will show you how you can achieve the same look with just one photo, using PaintShop Pro.


Using the Brush Tools

The brush tools in PaintShop Pro offer countless ways to work creatively with your images. In this tutorial we’ll review the different types of brushes and show you how to use the various brush options to modify how each brush works.


Creating a Web Banner

With PaintShop Pro you can create your own web banners to promote your business – complete with images, text and web links!


Creating a Depth of Field Effect

Learn how to make objects pop with emphasis by applying various degrees of blur and clarity using the Depth of Field feature in PaintShop Pro.


How to Use the Magic Wand Selection Tool

Learn how to use the Magic Wand selection tool in PaintShop Pro to select an object, and how to adjust the various settings to achieve a perfect selection.


Create a 3D Photo Effect

Learn how to create a 3D photo effect. This photo editing technique will make it look like part of your image is coming right out of the frame!


How to Use Perfectly Clear

Learn how to use Perfectly Clear’s automatic adjustments and advanced editing tools to create professionally finished photos quickly and easily!

Working with Text and Graphics

Adding text, graphics, objects, and borders can turn an ordinary picture into a creative work of art! This tutorial will show you how to use PaintShop Pro to add text and graphics to enhance your images.


Using the Clone Brush

The Clone Brush tool is used to cover parts of an image by copying colors or patterns from a neighboring area. In this tutorial we will show you how to remove an unwanted portion of a photograph using the Clone Brush tool.


Get Perfect Family Portraits

This video tutorial will show you how you can use the Photo Blend tool in PaintShop Pro to combine two or more photos of the same scene and choose what parts you want to keep or remove. Not only can you use this to create the perfect family portrait, but it can also be used for other fun projects.


Painting with the Art Media Tools

Discover the artist in you with the Art Media tools in PaintShop Pro! This tutorial will show you how to create digital artwork that closely mimics real-world media, pigments, paints, and artists’ tools.


Adding Special Effects with ParticleShop

See how you can add amazing, one-of-a-kind special effects to your photos with the ParticleShop brush plugin for PaintShop Pro.


Using Selective Focus to Create a Tilt-shift Effect

Learn how to use PaintShop Pro’s Selective Focus tool to create a tilt-shift effect that simulates scenes of bright, colorful miniature villages and toys.


How to Make Before and After Images

Learn how to make 2 different styles of before and after images in PaintShop Pro: the side-by-side comparison and the artistic split image.


How to Use and Customize the High Key Monochrome Scripts

Transform your photos into stunning high key monochrome images! Learn how to apply and customize the High Key Monochrome scripts for PaintShop Pro.


How to Customize Templates

Here are 9 ways you can quickly and easily customize PaintShop Pro templates to create your own unique collages, cards, social media images and more!

Removing Unwanted Objects from Photos

Learn how to remove unwanted objects from photos quickly and easily. Sometimes unwanted objects or people are unavoidable when taking a photo but with the power of PaintShop Pro it doesn’t have to stay that way.


Working with Layers

Layers work like virtual pages that you can stack, reorder, and change in almost any way you like, giving you tons of options and control over photo editing projects. In this tutorial we will show you how to create a wedding card using four basic layers: a background, a pattern, a photo, and text.


How to Create Custom HDR Presets

Learn how to create, save and share your own custom HDR presets with this quick PaintShop Pro tutorial. If you’re not already familiar with the HDR lab, this will show you how to adjust the various settings (such as vibrancy, contrast, shadows, etc.) to your preference.


Creating a Simple Logo

This tutorial will show you how you can use the Shape and Text tools in PaintShop Pro to create a simple logo for your business or brand.


How to Use Blend Modes

Learn how to use Blend Modes to create interesting effects by changing the way different layers interact with underlying layers.


Fitting Text to a Path

In this tutorial, we’ll show you two different methods for creating unique text effects by aligning your text to a curve or shape in PaintShop Pro.


How to Use GRFX Studio

Learn how to create and combine hundreds of photo effects using the free GRFX Studio plugin included in PaintShop Pro Ultimate and other Corel software.


How to Enlarge Images with PhotoZoom

Learn how to use the PhotoZoom plugin to preserve fine details and enhance image quality when enlarging or downsizing your photos.

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