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Painting a Dramatic Human Portrait
Under Drawing Effect, Photoshop Tutorial
To most of you, human portrait is high level of art works. You would think that you need to have advanced skills to create this. As long as you learn the tricks to use photoshop brushes, everything would be more simple.
It is always very difficult to create the human portrait by hand sketch. Even you are willing to spend ages, you may not able to create a proper portrait. However, this tutorial will lead you to do it in a special way in Photoshop. The idea is like a photo transformation. Based on this, you will be able to create a high level human portrait quickly.
This tutorial will show you the steps of making a nice cartoon drawing in an easy way. You can create your own cartoon artwork based on this skill. It will demonstrate you how to use brushes to carry out the painting works.
Throughout the tutorial, you will be touching on colour palettes, shadow work and how to avoid the temptation to overwork an image. It’s important to remember that these tips can be used on all sorts of linework, no matter how complicated or simple.
In this tutorial, it will show you how to design a nice Disney Picture Logo or wallpaper – “Bolt” on a brown surface. This design is simple but elegant. Of course, you can apply the same idea on different kind of areas such as your personal logo.
Painting is a substantial part for forming a nice cartoon character. However, it is not enough to most of the designers. Lighting and shadows for the characters are equally important. Here will help you to identify the important elements for your design.
In this Photoshop tutorial, it will show you how to make basic water drops in three dimensional space using the elliptical marquee tool. In my final example, the iPod Shuffle we created is added in an earlier lesson in a red color with it’s own reflection to add a little more depth to the project.
If you want to hide something in your picture, it is always good to put a mask in the front. In this tutorial, it will teach you to design a mask for a face. Then, you can use similar idea to add something nice on your image or faces.
From time to time, reflection effect is always applied in general photo manipulation. However, to some new photoshop users, it may be time consuming. In this connection, this tutorial will present you a simple way to carry out.