Posters as a concept have been used for many centuries, in traditional art years, poster design is relatively new. It has only been in the last 100 years that poster design has been elevated and recognized as an art-form and has gained the kind of popularity that no other design category can rival.
Below we have rounded up our favorite Photoshop Poster Design Tutorials, ranging from, movie posters, adverts, and events in a variety of styles.
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Learn how to create various decorative elements in Illustrator and then how to merge, compose, enhance, and texturize them in Photoshop.
Learn how to create an abstract poster with strong but simple shapes and bold colors using Photoshop and Illustrator.
Learn how to create a dynamic nature poster using stock images, vectors, and brushes in Adobe Photoshop.
Blend a stock image with shapes and a pattern, and then add lightness and color to create a nice retro poster – all in Photoshop.
Learn how to create a Wild West (also known as Old West) "Wanted" poster using some amazing Photoshop techniques.
Learn how to create a movie teaser poster. It will show you how to draw a mask for your character using the pen tool, blend modes and textures.
In this tutorial, you will be shown how to create a stunning and high-impact retro-style typography poster that’s out of this world.
Learn how to create your own bright and colourful retro futuristic poster with Photoshop, using dynamic lines, vibrant gradients and rough textures.
Learn how to create a grunge music using a variety of innovative Photoshop techniques.
Learn how to create a worn out, low-saturation-colored vintage beach ad in Photoshop, making use of some beginner to intermediate level techniques.
This tutorial walks you through the simple process of giving a zoomed-in effect to your illustrations.
In this tutorial you will be creating a gift ribbon, consisting of various app icons, wrapped around an iPhone.
This tutorial shows how to create the shine effect from the Avengers posters. It makes use of Layer Styles and the Brush tool.
With this Photoshop tutorial you will learn how to create an old-school style horror movie poster.
This tutorial will show you how to create the Superman Man of Steel movie poster using the Pen tool and textures.
Learn how to create a Judge Dredd badge design. Construct the pieces in Illustrator’s and then Photoshop for the metal-like appearance.
This tutorial will show you hot to create a Dark Knight Rises stencil and spray effect using filters and brushes.
In this tutorial you’ll learn how to create some great Photoshop techniques to recreate this stylised poster from a bygone era.
In this tutorial you will be shown how to create a very cool retro poster in just 10 steps.
Learn how to create a vintage poster using different brushes, blend mode, adjustment layers and some very simple filters in Photoshop.
How to Create a Soul Rebel Poster
In this tutorial, you will recreate an awesome illustration that can be printed as a poster to hang it on your wall.
Learn how to design a stunning sneaker advert, using a variety of lighting effects, inspired by the incredible works of Peter Jaworowski.