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Add a bit more ligtning to the sky and add more shadow burning to the water a edges of the photo. The green kind! What better way to kickoff the summer spirit than with explosions, death rays, and a little stormy weather.
You may wonder how to create a non-gravitation scene like space. The best way is to put the something natural flying on the sky such as tree leaves and stone. If you key the leave or stone directly, it may not look realistically. You have to use some photoshop skills to mix them together.
Flower is a good stuff for decorating your images. However, sometimes, you may find it difficult to match with your image. Your dressing is an important element to match for different kinds of flower to match with.
This tutorial is an example of how a few simple techniques can be used to create a piece of digital artwork using multiple layers, masking, the Brush tool, some basic lighting and one simple noise texture. Using the processes here, you will be able to apply the same techniques to your photomontage and create your own look.
The techniques in this tutorial will teach you how to subtly use Overlay effects and Selective Color to change the mood of your image. You’ll also learn how to place shapes to aid visual abstract design, how to use brushes to aid movement through the composition, and how to add depth to the foreground.
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.
You may wonder how to justify which light effect is perfectly matching to your background or image. It is suggested to use light effect as this can match majority of images or backgrounds as long as you are using the right colour and right style of lighting effect.