Water Reflection

Step 1

Open a new Photoshop document with a black background. Import in your document a picture like the below:


initial picture water reflection

Step 2

Duplicate the layout with the picture and choose Edit > Transform > Flip Vertical. Move the duplicate picture:

water reflection - duplicate picture

Step 3

Now Filter > Liquify and distort the duplicate picture. Choose the Brush Tool in the Tab Tools “Airbrush Soft Round 200” and delete a area to adjust the bottom of the duplicate picture. And the result:

liquify picture

Step 4

Create a new layer before the layer with the duplicate picture and draw a rectangle with the background color “#633100”. In the Tab Tools “Set the blending mode for layers” to “Color” and the result should be this:

water reflection result