Introduction: Zombie's Zombie Photoshop Tutorial

About time I put this up.

Step 1:

First you will want to do some searching.  You will need 1 photo of a person (animals work also), 1 photo of a skull or even a prosthetic mask and a texture to lay over all the images.  Depending on the angle of your person's photo it might take awhile to find a skull that matches it.

Step 2:

Open all images separately,  I usually use the face as my main background.  Apply the skull photo and resize to match the persons face.  After that with the skull layer selected either erase or use a vector mask to clean up the edges.  Use a soft brush so it blends in more with the photo of your face.

Step 3:

Once your satisfied with the way the skull and your face look apply a layer of texture.  Now comes the artistic part!  Mess around with the settings.  I used a linear burn for the texture to give it a dark creepy looking effect.  I also desaturated both the skull and the face.

Step 4:

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farmerboyk (author)2012-10-13

Hmm..I found an older tutorial just like this...not saying you copied, but if you did is it against the rules to just go off of someone else's tutorial???

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zombiecore (author)farmerboyk2012-10-31

If there is another tutorial like this I had no intentions of copying anyone's work. This is my own technique I have been using for years.

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