Meredith Blache

Turn yourself into a Zombie using Adobe Photoshop

Lesson Plan Published 11/1/13 Last updated on 3/2/20

In this tutorial you will turn a headshot of yourself (or someone else) into a creepy zombie using and blending adjustment layer and layers of other photos you have or might find on the web.

  • Photoshop

    Editing and compositing for photos, web and mobile app designs, 3D artwork, videos, and more.

  • Bridge

    Centralized desktop access for all your files and assets.

1+ Day
ISTE Standards
Students: Digital Citizen, Students: Innovative Designer, Students: Knowledge Constructor

Photoshop CS5, CS6, CC 

This assignment is an intermediate assignment and expects the user has basic knowledge of Photoshop including use of tools for selecting, creating layers, creating adjustment mask, etc. It is important the instructor looks over the assignment to make sure students will understand all of the instructions in the lesson. 

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Christina Zientek

Posted on 1/7/20 10:37:48 PM Permalink

​My kids LOVE doing this activity!

Mehreen Shamim

Posted on 11/9/19 8:47:46 PM Permalink


Shafiq Rehman

Posted on 9/2/19 7:23:29 PM Permalink

Love this i Highly appreciated your effort​

Shanie Polagne

Posted on 3/14/19 5:25:18 AM Permalink

​Pretty fun to play around with! :)

Aziz Soubai

Posted on 6/21/18 2:41:18 PM Permalink

Thanks for sharing your work

Shannon Bourne

Posted on 6/12/18 12:11:39 AM Permalink

​Such a fun project for introducing image compositing in Ps. Thanks so much!

Janis Henderson

Posted on 10/11/17 1:12:35 PM Permalink

​Thank you for posting. I am looking forward to teaching this to my digital photography students.

Dixie Durkee

Posted on 1/8/14 5:59:29 PM Permalink

Like the project and can not wait to use it in class. Thank you