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Awesome Lighting Effect for a Giant Elephant
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This tutorial will present you to create a awesome lighting effect for a giant elephant. That can give you an idea to add more objects and things into existing photo. When you like to key something in, the main difficulties would be always the lighting and combine the background & additional object.
Create a fantastic scenery always requires a high level of photoshop skills to achieve. However, lots of scenes can be done in a easy way. In this tutorial, all the works are mainly done by cut & paste and simple photo effects.
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.
In reality, it is not easy to capture a wonderful natural scene. You need to have lots of different elements to assist such as good weather and timing. When you lack of some elements for your expected scene, you can use Photoshop to apply what you want into the picture.
You may watch lots of preying scene in geographic programme but simple natural preying scenes are difficult to capture. It usually happen in few seconds and disappear. Using photo combination effects, you can mix few photos together and form a nice preying photo.
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.