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Ultimate Collection of Fire Effect Tutorials, Brushes and Textures

Fire is one of the four classical elements in nature. It is commonly associated with the qualities of energy, assertiveness, and passion. Aside from its daily role in our lives, fire is also used as a special effect either in movies or in images, making them more realistic and artistic. Ever wonder how designers create images that are set on fire? Well, this is the article for you! Using Photoshop – and sometimes Illustrator- you can also create dynamic and exceptional images.

We’ve collected several unique Fire Effect Tutorials, Brushes and Textures that you can use for your own designs. The brushes and textures can be downloaded for free so do not hesitate to browse through this article and check them out.

2014 Update:

For this new update, we have added new tutorials where you can practice and improve your Photoshop skills that you can use for your upcoming projects. Scroll down and check them all out.

Fire Tutorials

Listed below are 16 Fire Tutorials for all designers who want to learn how to create fire images in Photoshop. Read them through and learn a few tricks and tips.

Create a Stunning Text on Wild Fire Effect
Fire Tutorials,Fire Brushes,Fire Textures
A tutorial on creating a wild fire effect on text is shown on the above tutorial.

Set the Road on Fire
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This tutorial will help you create an image wherein, due to amazing acceleration, the road is on fire.

Dramatic Text on Fire Effect in Photoshop
Fire Tutorials,Fire Brushes,Fire Textures
The following tutorial will guide you in setting text to the match using Photoshop.

Hell of Tutorial in Photoshop
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In this tutorial, you will be guided to create a 3D text with fire coming from the hole where the text is using Photoshop.

Fiery Photoshop Space Explosion Tutorial
Fire Tutorials,Fire Brushes,Fire Textures
Space scenes where two planets colliding are shown above and will give you steps o create the same effect using Photoshop.

How to Create a Flaming Photo Manipulation
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A woman bursting in flames is created in this Photoshop.

Downhill Bike Racer on Fire
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This tutorial shows how to create a bike racer on fire as he moves downhill with speed using Photoshop.

Water Spirit – Drawing Fire
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In this tutorial you will be guided through the steps of creating an image where a fire is placed in a hand.

Light your house on Fire
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The above tutorial will guide you in creating an image of a house that is on fire.

Ring of Fire – Photoshop Tutorials
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A ring of fire is created above using Photoshop.

Create a Fireball or Mars Like Planet
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The above tutorial will help you create a fireball or a mars-like planet using Photoshop.

Tutorial: Creating Fireballs and Explosions
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This tutorial will help you create smoke and fireballs for a war-like image using Photoshop.

Fire Cube Text
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The above tutorial will help you create fire cube text using Photoshop.

Space Explosion Photoshop Tutorial
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This tutorial will show you how to create another space scene using three stock photos and the brush tool, layer effects and filter gallery in Photoshop.

Fire Lines v2
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Creating fire lines are shown in the above tutorial using Photoshop and a good stock photo.

Create a Spectacular Flaming Meteor Effect on Text
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Another text-on-fire tutorial is shown above using Illustrator and Photoshop.

The Creation of “Diminishing Figure” Digital Art in Photoshop
fire digital art tutorial
This tutorial will show you the processes of creating this “Diminishing Figure” Digital Art in Photoshop with fire effect.

Infernal Scene
fire infernal effect tutorial
Learn how to create this dark photo manipulation with a burning figure in a mirror.

Ornamental effect
linear fire effect tutorial
Create your own fire effect with this cool tut.

Fantasy Fiery Portrait
fire portrait tutorial
this tutorial will show you how to create a fantasy hot and fiery portrait of a woman.

Realistic Fire Text Effect
fire text effect tutorial
This video tutorial will teach you how to Create Realistic Fire Text Effect Photoshop.

Fire Brushes

11 Set of Fire Brushes are given below for you to use in Photoshop. Feel free to download and use them in your designs.

Flames Fire Photoshop Brushes
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This set is made up of 16 brushes and makes use of Photoshop 7+, Elements 2+ and GIMP 2.2.6.

Fire Brushes
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A set of fire brushes exported with Photoshop CS3.

9 Fire Brushes
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Includes 9 high resolution fire brushes.

GIMP Flames Brushes
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This contains 16 flame brushes for Photoshop 7 and above.

Fire Brushes
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Includes 25 fire brushes.

Abstract Fire Brushes
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A set of Photoshop brush containing abstract fire brushes.

Raging Dawn
Fire Tutorials,Fire Brushes,Fire Textures
Photoshop brush set for creating a raging down.

Xplosion Brushes
Fire Tutorials,Fire Brushes,Fire Textures
Contains 7 explosion effect brushes for Photoshop CS/CS2/CS3.

Volcanic Brush Set
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Includes 5 defined brushes and made in Photoshop CS3.

Sharp Abstract
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A brush tool to create an abstract fire effect in Photoshop.

Insight Fire Brushes
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Another brush tool made in Photoshop 7.

Fire Textures

A collection of 27 Free Fire Textures and Sets are showcased below and can be use for your future projects. Most textures are available under a Creative Commons License so make sure to read it first on the main source. Check them out…

Flame-texture-11
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Stock Photo: Fire Flames
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Flame-texture-12
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Stock Photo: Fire Flames
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Stock Photo: Flames
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Flame-texture-24
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Flame-texture-16
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Stock Photo: Fire
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Stock Photo: Flame
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Stock Photo: Flames
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20 High Res. Fire Textures
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Stock Photo: Heat 1
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Stock Photo: Heat 2
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Seamless Hot Coals Texture 1
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Stock Photo: Flames
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Texture 19
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Stock Photo: Flames
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The Fire Texture Pack
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Stock Photo: Energy 1
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Fire Close 01
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Stock Photo: Energy 2
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Stock Photo: Flames
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Series: Fire 3
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Stock Photo: Flame
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Series: Fire 2
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Stock Photo: Flamme 3
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Stock Photo: Match
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