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Design a Dramatic Fading and Sketching Image
Under Photo Effect, Photoshop Tutorial
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.
In this tutorial, it will show you the steps of lighting effect in a urban background digitally in Photoshop, with elements such as urban building, grunge brushset and surreal lighting effect.
Mix-colourful effect seems not difficult but some special techniques are required. Before applying the color, some of background from other images need to be prepared. That would entirely depend on what style you want to result in.
In this tutorial, this will show you the processes involved in creating this beautiful, fantasy-styled surreal ancient ruin and elegant island and sky scene in Photoshop.
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.