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Making of a Realistic Dragon
Under Photo Effect, Photoshop Tutorial
To make something imaginative, you may need to collect relevant images first. Using photo manipulation, you can simply take out different parts of your images to form something new such as a dragon. You can draft your dragon first and then stick lizard’s skin piece by piece into your draft.
Many fantastic scenery are based on their good ideas. Usually, simple techniques can create various good results. This graphics is initiate with a nice wonderland, then key in trunks and buildings etc. to form such a nice piece of artwork.
It is always difficult to transform the weather or swap the day and night scene in the picture. As you need to substantially change a lot of light or carry out the simulation for your background in order to make it to be realistic. Here will show you some tricks to work on.
In this tutorial, it will show you how to take a stone statue and alter it to look life-like. When it looks just right, flatten the image (save the layered file first in case you want to go back to it) and do a levels adjustment and a final photo filter to warm the whole image and tie the tones together.
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.
Simple photo manipulation can allow you to form a nice scene so you do not have to be bothered to spend time to arrange real objects to come up together in reality. Instead, you just prepare few photos and mix them together.