Photoshop: Turning Photograph Into Cartoon

Wondering how those guys on the internet turn photograph into cartoons? Eager to make one yourself?
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Creating the Shape Outline
Color Skin
Applying Shading
Color Everything


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Wondering how those guys on the internet turn photographs into cartoons? Eager to make one yourself but don’t know how to do it?

Looking for an Adobe Photoshop Class on it but couldn’t find any that satisfies your need?

Well, Search no more. You’ve found it!

Now here’s how to turn your favorite photo into a cartoon photo.

Note: This process (cartooning) is a patience-demanding job. But the result is satisfying.

What You Will Learn:

  • Creating the Shape Outline

  • Color Skin

  • Applying Shading

  • Color Everything

You Need to Do the Following:

  • Get a high-resolution picture for yourself or anyone you know

  • Apply the steps explained in this lesson to turn the picture into Cartoon Style Picture

By the end of this course, you will have the skills to transform any photograph into a stunning cartoon-style image using Adobe Photoshop. This course is perfect for beginners and intermediate users who want to explore the creative side of Photoshop and enhance their design skills.

What you will learn

  • How to create a shape outline from a photograph

  • Techniques for coloring skin and applying shading

  • Methods to color various elements in the image

  • Step-by-step process to turn a photograph into a cartoon-style picture

Who is this course for

  • Graphic designers

  • Photographers

  • Photoshop enthusiasts

  • Anyone interested in learning how to turn photographs into cartoon-style images


  • Basic knowledge of Adobe Photoshop

  • A high-resolution photograph to work with

  • Patience and attention to detail

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As a Chief Educational Engineer since 2007 at Educational Engineering Team, the company he founded, Ashraf’s mission is to explore new trends and technology and help educate the world and make it a better place.

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