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Visual effects in the style of 300
Under Photo Effect, Photoshop Tutorial
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.
When you are stuck on how to turn your image into something impressive, lighting and shining effect are good choices to think of. These effects are straight forward and simple. As long as you follow the guideline, you can add on the effects easily.
Sometimes, it is nice to create a personal brushes to do your art works as your time can be saved. To begin with, a plain white piece of paper will be taken, folded it in fours and left it in my pocket for a few hours. Next you need to scan the paper using the Grayscale setting on my scanner.
Face mask can be very horrible since this is a bit unusual. However, when you would like to design your personal face mask, you can present it in a different way such as providing a nice natural background or other beautiful background you like. This tutorial will teach you how to mix your mask to a natural scene.
In this tutorial, it will show you how to edit and improve a image to become more pretty and wonderful. To edit and enhance the beauty of image, there are different ways to achieve this. It is worthwhile to learn it as this. (Downloading the tutorial is required.)
Few different scenes can be merged together to result something as you like. In this tutorial, photos such as ship and waterfall have been selected and manipulated into a single scene. After adjustment of lighting and color, a nice ship falling scene have been created.
This time will introduce a tutorial about transforming a photo into watercolor painting style. One more special effect you can learn to change your personal photo like a paint. Photoshop functions such as Image, Filter & Blending options will be mainly involved. You can now have more practice with these functions.