The mobile photo editing community is encroaching on new artistic territory — comic books. Life is an adventure, so why not make it look like one? That’s what many mobile artists have done, editing real life photos to create exciting illustrations without ever touching pen to paper.
Becoming the hero of your own art takes more than switching on an effect, however, there are tricks. Comic books managed to consume the imaginations of millions by perfecting the art of telling stories in still frames, and we’re going to unmask some of the best lessons that this beloved art form has to offer.
Here are six tips on how to create comic book art from real shots using the PicsArt photo editor. Not only is PicsArt free, but its Comic Effect works like a charm. Whether you want to play the villain or the hero, these editing tricks are sure to rope people into your adventure.
1. Lens Flare
2. Stretch It Like Mr. Fantastic
3. A Dramatic Starting Point
4. Be More Than Human
5. Blend in Reality
Now that you have officially been bitten by the editing bug, it’s time to test out your new powers. Download the PicsArt app for free on Android, iOS or Windows Phone to start your own butt-kicking adventure today!
This post was provided by PicsArt, a mobile photo editing app that provides people with a canvas for creating, collaborating, and exploring. With a full creative suite for photo editing, PicsArt makes it easy to create beautiful images, no matter where you are.