The creative tutorial home of image wrangler, Lesa Snider.

Step by step tutorials

Welcome to the home of the step by step creative online tutorial. Here you will find detailed, easy-to-understand steps accompanied by screen shots. These tutorials are liable to be about anything from my current project to something that drove me nuts trying to figure out. It is my hope that the things I can convey here will save you time and frustration.

If there's something that you'd like to see written up, please feel free to let me know

Aging Photos

Tips & Tricks for making photos look old

Thanks to a reader's email, I thought we'd embark on a little journey to the past. In this week's tutorial, I'm going to show you a multitude of ways you can use Photoshop to completely destroy a photo, making it look like it was taken 50 years ago.

NOTE: A Texas-sized thank you to Marcus Conge for helping me with this tutorial!