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A Castle under a Mysterious Lightning Scene
Under Photo Effect, Photoshop Tutorial
This is a photos combination tutorial about a castle and natural scene of river. Firstly, you have to prepare two photos to start up. After combination these two pictures, Fog, lightning other color adjustments will be added in order to make it mysterious.
Recently I was searching for a way to shape flames and change the direction of fire in a Photoshop composition. After a little experimentation, I discovered that Photoshop’s Liquify Filter handles the task brilliantly.
Lots of treasury scenery are difficult to be captured. However, you can create the scenery based on sever realistic images using photo manipulation. The manipulation can allow you to produce the important scenery such as this butterfly scenery. To stand out the image, you can apply the contrast effect after.
There are many ways to turn your photo to be more attractive such as lighting effect. The effects are usually done in blend mode settings. However, if you would like to do something different, you can have a try to add the fabulous strip on your photo like this tutorial.
Lots of simple effects around you can be special. Simple turning your object into transparent that can draw lots of people’s attention. Here the tutorial will show you to turn a hand and mouse into transparent like under X-ray.
There are a plethora of ways to treat a portrait for a myriad of uses, but that is for another feature. Let’s tackle adding drama or a cinematic quality to a regular, humdrum portrait.
To make yourself to be supernatural, you can give yourself some supernatural ability such as light beam to surround you or release a light ball. This lighting effect is not difficult, majority of steps are done using brush and color settings.
Here’s a little Photoshop guide to mimic the 300 style. The effects could also be applied to video in After Effects with a similar setup. Obviously there was a lot more in the compositing of each scene in 300, but I think this presents the basic elements. You can see the layering in an actual 300 shot on this page of the VFX article in this tutorial.