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Develop an Excellent Planet Scene
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Most of planet scene are developed based on image combination effect. It looks very complicate, however, it is not that difficult as this tutorial will cover the procedure such as adding lighting effect, stars and color mixture.
This tutorial is about creating a fantasy illustration using some dragon images and a few cliffs for creating the land. We also add lava and fiery effects. You can use this technique to do whatever you want.
In this tutorial, it is going to show you how to create a realistic IES (photometric) lighting effect. We are going to use Photoshop CS4 as well as some free plugins and software. You can always apply the same idea to your image and other objects you like.
Photo combination allows you to combine different sorts of picture together to form a nice scene. However, to do this, color mixture and lighting effect are the essential elements which allow them mixing together naturally. Here will present you some skills.
In this Photoshop tutorial, it will show you how to create a cool old photo transfer edge effect using a piece of stock photography, an alpha channel, the burn and dodge tools. Now you have a chance to turn your photo into aged treasure one.
Sometimes, you may want to transform your image into something different. You can use different objects to stick your image to form a different scene such as adding wings on the back, changing the look or arrange a special background for your image.
You may wonder how to turn an athlete picture to something unusual. You can have a look at this tutorial as a good reference. This tutorial just gives you an idea to draw out the muscle and tendon as a remarkable illustration.
After a simple edition, a normal image can be turned into a fantastic scenery. You can prepare an image as a start, and then cut it out and apply the lighting plus coloring effect after, to form this nice result.