In this tutorial, we'll learn how to create a print poster with a propaganda theme. Throughout these lessons, we'll look at the steps required to illustrate a figure and background, beginning with using a photo. We'll start by learning some basic retouching techniques. Along the way, we'll use Photoshop to design elements used in this futuristic space design. By the end of this tutorial you will have a solid understanding of Photoshop curves, masks, and fundamental painting techniques. Software required: Adobe Photoshop CS6, Adobe Lightroom.