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Concept of Constructing a Statue of Mechanical Head
Under Photo Effect, Photoshop Tutorial
This tutorial will present you the concepts of constructing a statue of mechanical head. The sculpture Mechanical Head was formed by combination of architectural elements and anatomical modeling in this mechanical piece, and decide to recreate it in a dramatic steam punk style.
When you would like to improve your picture overall effect, the first thing to do is to improve the background. Here will show you some skills to apply the mixture effect (such as smoking and shining effects) into the photo.
The techniques below will show you how to create an image similar to the final result I have obtained below although the image below took 3 hours to paint with alot of fine detail work, you will still get the idea.At the end, the layers merged its easier to use the color dodge tool to brush the edge of the planets making them ‘glow’.
To turn your image to be special, fading effect plus some sketching can be applied to your image. In fact, there are many fading effects such as turning it into smokes or liquid. In this tutorial, a nice result is formed using sketch plus mixing with colour fading effect.