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3D Pixel Stretch Effects
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In this tutorial, you will learn a good 3D effect which can also apply to lots of areas. Stretching a single line of pixels is an easy way to create special digital effects in graphic design. By taking this technique a step further, you can create elegant image, drawing, or pattern as you like.
In this tutorial, it will show you how to manually create your own vanishing points, and how to use these techniques to create an awesome ’screen demonstration effect’. You can use this technique to adjust the angle of the views.
If you would like to upgrade your 3D design skill, you better start with some simple objects. 3D notebook is one of the easy object to practise with. It is like most of 3D objects, the main focuses are reflection and shadow. Once you are familiar with these, you will be able to produce whatever 3D objects you want.
In this tutorial, it will show you how to create a a mock-up of a 3D car blueprint. After that, an image will be placed on a drafting table. Using Photoshop Extended CS3’s 3D tools, you can base on a simple and fast technique to create blueprints of real objects.
In this tutorial, it will show you how to render a 3D Porsche in Photoshop. You can also create a different car by the same method. You need to prepare a draft of the car and follow the steps in this tutorial. You will be able to create a different by change the relevant settings such as color.
Different topic needs to have different text effect to match with. If your topic is in dark background, this golden 3D text effect is a good option for you to apply. The main idea is to use some texture to overlay on the top of 3D text plus some adjustments in blend option.
To turn your art into something realistic, you can apply some special effects such as 3D Effect , Inner Graved Text Effect or Mirror Reflection Effect in Photoshop. In this tutorial, it will use two custom elements, a Custom Font and an original Grunge Brush Set to achieve a realistic shiny metal.
To complete this tutorial, you’ll need this image for a texture, so save it in a safe spot. Our embossing is a little blatant, however. Planetary details need to be subtle to work with the right sense of scale, so make our “highlights” layer about 50% opaque.
You may wonder tow to draw a realistic fruit. It is not too difficult after you read this tomato tutorial. The most important elements are reflection and shade. As long as you can get familiar with these, it will be very easy for you to draw other fruits.