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Turning a Texture Paper into a Planet
Under Photo Effect, Photoshop Tutorial
To create an universe, it can be very simple. Using a texture paper, you can transform it into a planet easily. You need to use some Photoshop settings such as filter and layer style to adjust and add some effects. And then, you just add lens image or using lens effect.
Photoshop is very often the tool of choice for photo retouching, but over time it has become a widely used tool in other professional fields such as illustration, conceptual art, graphic design, web design. Therefore, it is a multi-use program that can help a lot to develop our creative work.
Simple photo combination effect can be applied to make lots of interesting things. To stick few planes on sky, it will look like a real war scene plus some photo coloring and editions. Using the same idea, it can create various of funny and interesting scenes.
In this tutorial, it will explain how to create a stunning piece of artwork using found natural elements and hidden shapes within objects. By creating a story within your work, you can really bring your artwork to life.
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.