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How to obtain many kind of glass with photoshop. Photoshop Layer Management. Architecture visualization is notorious for producing complex and messy PSD files.

Photoshop Layer Management

Sometimes, it’s the little things that can make a big difference and in my opinion, layer management is one of those little things that many people don’t put enough emphasis on. Properly managing your layers in Photoshop can lead to better efficiency, a more editable file, and in many cases better looking illustrations. Over the years, I have moved toward a system of building up Photoshop files.

This system may not be perfect for everyone but has streamlined my workflow and has lead to cleaner looking illustrations. The problem with PSD files is that they can quickly get out of hand. I put together an illustration that takes into account a lot of the different types of groups that I typically use in my PSD files. One other note, I am in no way saying this is the “right” way to organize PSD files.

Mapping A Texture To A Face With Photoshop. Written by Steve Patterson.

Mapping A Texture To A Face With Photoshop

In this Photoshop Effects tutorial, we'll learn how to use the Displace filter and a displacement map to add an interesting texture to a person's face in a photo. The displacement map will allow us to wrap the texture around the shape and contours of the face, rather than having it look like we simply pasted a flat texture on to the photo. Displacement maps were first introduced way back in Photoshop 2.0, so unless you're still using the same version of Photoshop you bought 20 years ago, you should be fine. I'll be using Photoshop CS4 throughout this tutorial, but any recent version will work. To create the texture effect, you'll need two images - the main photo that you want to apply the texture to and a photo to use as the texture itself.

The original image. Here's the image I'll be using for my texture, a simple close up of a rock that I snapped outside: The texture photo. How to obtain many kind of glass with photoshop. 45 handy Photoshop shortcuts to speed up your workflow! When working in Photoshop, simple tasks can become a hindrance to your workflow.

45 handy Photoshop shortcuts to speed up your workflow!

So, instead of becoming frustrated take a look at our list of Photoshop shortcuts right here. They're guaranteed to speed up your workflow once you get the hang of them! Win clients & work smarter with our FREE ebook: get it now! We've also have a great selection of free Photoshop actions to create stunning effects and some brilliant Photoshop tutorials to help you put them into practise.

How to master colour theory. Colour is such a pervasive part of everything we visually encounter in the world, that for many designers it becomes an intuitive choice.

How to master colour theory

If you think back to primary/elementary school though, you'll recall being told that there are three 'primary' colours – Red, Yellow, and Blue. We were all taught that any colour can be created by mixing these three colours in varying quantities. It turns out this isn't quite right (although it's still workable enough in practice to be taught the world over to five-year-olds). 25 stunning poster designs to inspire you How colour is formed Understanding how colour is formed and, more importantly, the relationships between different colours, can help you to use colour more effectively in your designs.

The Bauhaus school understood this in the 1920s and 1930s, with staff and students going on to develop colour theories for evoking particular moods and emotions through choice of palette in design and architecture. Colour systems 01. 02. The colour wheel. Adding Ivy in PhotoShop. Using image editors like PhotoShop or GIMP to add elements can dramatically reduce render times and help to keep your SketchUp scenes more navigable.

Adding Ivy in PhotoShop

In this tutorial you will learn how a masked image can quickly add an extra dimension to your SketchUp renders. This method requires you to be familiar with PhotoShop or GIMP and be able to apply masks and perform various brightness corrections. Basic Method 1. Open your raw render in PhotoShop and paste a copy of some ivy on a new layer. Render with V-Ray and change colors in Photoshop - Tutorial.

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Render with V-Ray and change colors in Photoshop - Tutorial

Description: How many times did you encountered a terrible customer who suddenly ask you for deep color changes on your render? How to quickly get results, if your render is already done? Direct color correction in photoshop is great but not every time, this is time to use masks. With the photoshop masks you can make strong operations on the image, you just need a few minutes to create the perfect mask for your needs.

Here’s how I usually do. A fast way is the dear old Scanline. Then in Photoshop complete the process. RESUME – In 3ds Max: Panel render (F10)> Common> Assign Renderer> Default Scanline Rendercreate two standard materials: pure white and pure black: Make white what I want to change – Black the others.Turn off all the lights in the scene (don’t forget!) RESUME - In Photoshop: Open render-base.jpg and render-mask.jpgIn “render-base” Duplicate the layerCreate a new maskApply image > “render-mask”Make any changes you want.