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WSJ Headcut – Photoshop Edition

Here’s an example of a way to turn a regular headshot into a vintage headcut style portrait. You may have seen this style of portrait in the pages of an old fashioned paper newspaper, specifically the Wall Street Journal.

Original Vs. Headcut Version

I used a tutorial on YouTube* from Spoon Graphics and Adobe Photoshop to achieve this stipple effect. Check out the before and after widgets below for easier comparison.

Before After
Before After

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