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Design an Anime Image with Shadow and Light Effects
Under Drawing Effect, Photoshop Tutorial
In this tutorial, it will let you learn more skills to create a cartoon character as well as add the shadow and light effects in within. If you get used to design the cartoon characters, you will not find any difficult for the first bit of this. Then, you can jump to the last chapter to have further learning .
Drawing a movie actor is not an easy job. It requires complicate techniques and frequent practising through trial and error. To improve your techniques, it is better to have a reference to different designer’s artworks.
You may find lots of impressive scenes on comics or movies. They are very high quality and done by a big artist team. However, you can create one yourself using Photoshop. This tutorial will go through a nice movie scene with you called “transformer attack.
Drawing a nice cartoon artwork is time-consuming. One of the most difficult part for painting artwork is selecting right colors. You need to define your light source direction at beginning, and then adjust your color and shadow for your image art. Here also shows you some tactics to work on.
In this Photoshop tutorial, it will show you how to create a highway sign and post using custom shapes, selections, layer styles and a little creative gradient work. For my final image a few more signs using the same steps are added as the ones in the thumbnail.
Designing an armed character is like working on any other portraits. Therefore, it is good to learn more skills in order to speed up and improve your drawing techniques. Here will share you some painting techniques for designing a character.
Portraits are usually drawn using brushes. Here will show your the work through to make the portrait and how the portrait to be painted layer by layer. You may be able to use similar method to paint your artwork.
This tutorial is going to focus on design choices and a little bit of theory. There are literally thousands of tutorials online that cover keyboard shortcuts and clever ways to tweak your custom brushes. And this tutorial has selected some very useful photoshop skills.