Photoshop Tutorial: How to Create a Retro, 8-Bit Pixel Portrait from a Photo

Photoshop CC 2017 tutorial showing how create fun, retro, 8-bit, pixel portrait from photos.

Photo provided by
Image ID: 625536110

Royalty-Free Music provided by
High quality, copyright-free music for YouTube.
Music track: “Retro Techno Assault”

Give back some love to Blue Lightning TV by becoming my Patron for as little as $2/month:

BLTV TV Channel:

BLTV Website:

BLTV Facebook:

BLTV Facebook “Subscriber Page”:







Ερεβος - Black Metal - San Juan - Argentina says:

great! thanks

Argadeux says:

good video

Macho Alfa says:

Fierro pariente. :v

theklubking says:

Great video man! Been wanting to try to make some thing like this forever

AJ Sharf says:

Another awesome tutorial. Very creative.

RocketMash says:

Hi dude! Your edits are really cool and I am looking for people that knows how to edit (like you) to give some advice about my videos, Im also starting in this world, visit my channel and tell me how i am doing!! KEEP DOING THIS, YOU ARE AWESOME!!

Harun Küf says:

Fun vid

Q_GaMeRzZ_8 says:


Cthulhu says:

This is great! Thinking of doing this just to my regular drawing or vector simplifications of pictures to get a less realistic result, but that REALLY helped me to expand kinds of representations i can work with now. Thanks!


It’s really what I need! Thank you

Поколение SEGA says:

Best tutorials, thanks

Clark Little says:

Awesome tutorial think you could do some more space tutorials soon those are just awesome!

Eric Garcia says:

“Hi!” Is hi is funny to me for some reason

Jani Virtanen says:

thanks Marty,t his is cool tutorial, i gotta try this one 😉

Rob OX says:

This looks like fun, the eyes are a little creepy though.

 Write a comment


Do you like our videos?
Do you want to see more like that?

Please click below to support us on Facebook!