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Making a Space Astronaut Scene in Photoshop
Under Photo Effect, Photoshop Tutorial
In this Photoshop tutorial you are going to learn how to create a realistic outer space galaxy background with an astronaut that seems lost in space. The photo manipulation is inspired by space inspired movies like Gravity, Space Odyssey, Moon and so on.
Most of time, you may not be happy with your existing photo and you would like to make some changes such as hair’s colors. This tutorial will show you how to recolor an image using selections and variations. This is very useful that you can widely apply the skills from the tutorial.
In this tutorial, you will learn how to create a dark, obscured Halloween scenery by combining witch house, pumpkins, tombstones, crows and many more into one neat piece. There will be plenty of intermediate to advanced photo manipulation techniques, from lightning effect to blending color.
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.