Howdy! Today we are going to turn a girl picture in devil effect in Photoshop. You always see in horror movies or films the ghost effect has been created just like ghost blur look which make the people wonder. Do you think how these can be made, yes! I thought about that and dig the way about this photos effect. These are not difficult to make such like effects. A graphics designer can easily understand these effects and can implement in Photoshop. Yes! I’m going to tell you about it. So see this tutorial complete and do practice along me at every step.
Image after Ghost Effect
Steps to Turn a Girl Picture in Devil Effect
Step 1: Open a Girl Image
First of all you have needed a picture into your Photoshop window. Go to File -> Open or press the command Ctrl + O from a keyboard of your computer.
When you will click an Open button the selected photo will open in the window of Photoshop.
Step 2: Do Picture Colorless
After opening the Photo into Photoshop now press the command Ctrl + J or go to Layer -> Duplicate Layer. Give the name as “Colors Less” of this duplicate layer, you will see in Layer Panel and Color Less name layer will appear.
Now go to Image -> Adjustment -> Black & White option or press the command Alt + Shift + Ctrl + B a window will appear here just click on Ok button. You will see the duplicate “Color Less” layer will be converted negative effect. One more short command for this purpose is Shift + Ctrl + U; you can use this single command to make the layer Negative. To make the picture colorless see this also http://www.photoshophelps.com/2015/09/03/photoshop-tutorials-removing-hue-from-gandalf-picture/.
Step 3: Make Motion Blur Effect
After the step 2 now make a New Layer with the name of Motion Blur. For this purpose, you must go to Layer -> New -> Layer Via Copy or press the command Ctrl + J or press the command Ctrl + Alt + J for copy layer. Enter the name of this layer as “Motion Blur” and click on OK button.
You will see a Motion Blur layer will be created in Layer Panel.
Go to Filter -> Blur -> Motion Blur; in a new pop-up window enter Angle 0˚ and Distance 90 Pixels.
Step 4: Add Mask Layer and Paint with Black Color
Frist of all merges the Motion Blur layer by press the command Shift + Ctrl + Alt + E. After that, click on Add Mask Layer icon in below of Layer Panel. Select the Brush Tool B and paint the picture with black color with Opacity 8. More about motion blur see this http://www.macworld.com/article/2896301/think-fast-how-to-add-motion-blur-in-photoshop-and-photoshop-elements.html.
Step 5: Make Distort Diffuse Glow
Go to Filter -> Filter Gallery -> Distort and click on the Diffuse Glow. Here adjust the Graininess 3, Glow Amount 11, Clear Amount 11. You will see your picture converted into Ghost Look. See below picture you will understand better.
Finally, we have created a devil effect in Photoshop. Hope you will understand it and will do a practice of every above step.
In the end, I conclude that we can make Ghost Effect easily in Photoshop. In the above tutorial, we followed 5 steps to complete this all procedure. First opened an image from the computer and made it colorless. After that made the Motion blur layer and then added the mask layer. At the end made the Diffuse Glow from the filter menu.