Creating a reflection with Photoshop is not as difficult as you may think. Today’s roundup includes some great tutorials that will show you how you can create reflections for simple objects or design elements, as well as some more complicated ones.
5 Essential Photoshop Reflections
A basic tutorial covering 5 different types of reflections.
Photoshop Reflections 101
Another tutorial covering different type of reflections including text reflectionas and 3d boxes reflections.
Realistic Water Reflection Effect
A bit more complex, but an excellent tutorial showing you how you can create a dreamy image by adding a water reflection effect.
This complex but detailed tutorial will show you how to add water reflections using the displace filter. I don’t know if you can tell from the preview below but the water and the reflections were added using just Photoshop.
This final tutorial will show you how you can easily add a reflection to sunglasses. Of course, you can use the same method for other reflective objects besides sunglasses.