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Money Style Illustration in Photoshop

Money Style Illustration in Photoshop
Last Saturday I went to the movies to watch Wall Street Money Never Sleeps. It was a nice movie, even though I was expecting something much better in terms of story and special effects, there were some cheesy ones, however in the end during the credits the design they created a really nice animation with money illustration, I don't know the name of the effect in english, but I loved it, so I came back and decided to try to do that in Photoshop. So in this tutorial I will show you a nice technique to create a simple money style illustration using a regular photo, it's not as perfect as the money illustrations we see in the dollar bill for example, but it's a quick tip. There might be different ways so if you know another one share with us, this was the one I came up with and it's very easy. Step 1 Open Photoshop and use a photo that you have or want to apply the effect, in this case I will use of myself, the one I use on Twitter. Step 2 Go to Image>Adjustmenst>Desaturate. Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Related:  motion designPhtoshop e Illustrator

Build a 3D Room to Display Recommended Videos in Youtube We will be creating a 3D Room which you can design any way you want, and then use that room for your Recommended Videos section at the end of all your videos on Youtube. Well also show you how to set things up in Youtube once we're done in AE. Hello, everyone. My name is Joseph Robidoux, and welcome to another AE Tuts+ tutorial. Without further ado, let's begin. This is not required. Let's go to Composition > New Composition > Create 3D Room, and I'm using the preset HDTV 720 down here. If you want to have a brick wall, you would download this one and save it, okay? For my wall, I use the sandstone blocks, which is right here, and then for my floor, I used the floor slabs ornament, right here. Now what we want to do is we want to put our wall and floor in. Then, I'm going to go to Custom View One, and I'm going to press C, which brings up the camera tool, and move around. You can move these up, like this. Go to the motion tile effect, and then move around the width. Let's see. Okay.

Useful Photoshop Tips And Tricks For Photo Retouching - Smashing Magazine Advertisement When it comes to designing in Photoshop, there is a myriad of ways one could use to achieve a certain result, especially when it comes to photo retouching. Designers use technique they are most confident as well as comfortable with, which is great because it’s always useful to peek into the workflow of our colleagues and learn new design approaches. I’ll be covering some of the useful techniques and tricks which I’ve learned from my experience. Here is a short overview of the techniques we’ll be covering: Naturally Increased Light The light of the sun creates texture. Increase light on a separate layer. Then use the brush tool with a soft brush, and hold the Alt/Option key to pick up colors from the area that you want to brighten. The blending mode “Color Dodge” creates realistic results. Simulate Infrared Images Trees and bushes should now shine in the typical white, and the sky should appear almost black. It’s almost like an infrared image. Levels Controlling Mid-Tone Contrasts

Frosted Glass Elements in Photoshop In addition to my teaching, I occasionally like to post tutorials outlining fairly quick, easy-to-navigate timesavers that other designers may find useful in a current or forthcoming project. Each article comes complete with a source file download (found at the conclusion) which can be used and modified without commercial restriction. What this is: A brief workflow outlining how to take a vector shape in Photoshop and give it a frosted glass-inspired appearance. Why it’s useful: When done correctly, a glass-like element can be an effective, subtle solution to framing content for your audience.How it works: (Note: The pixel-based values referenced below are used relative to the size of the button I’ve created, so you may have to adjust if the shape you create is larger or smaller.) 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. Building on this: Many of the definitions used within each layer effect here are fairly subjective and can be manipulated towards your tastes. Grab the source file(s):

Quick Effect: Magnifying Track Matte This tutorial will teach you how to generate a magnifying effect with the use of an animated track matte. The final effect can be used for many purposes, particularly to create a sophisticated background for other elements, such as logos and text. This tutorial is ideal for beginners or experienced After Effects users who want to quickly learn an attractive and simple technique. Step 1 Open After Effects, and create a new composition (up top click "Composition -> New Composition"). Step 2 Next you will need to draw a rectangle shape in this new comp. Step 3 Now we will add an expression to the rectangle called Wiggle. Navigate to the layers and drop down the arrow for the rectangle exposing its properties. The first value in the wiggle expression is the "frequency" which defines how many wiggles occur every second. Step 4 Once this is done you will need to duplicate your rectangle 25 times (select the layer and hit CTRL+D). Note: Feel free to play this step by ear. Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8

The Ultimate Guide To The Frequency Separation Technique The Ultimate Guide To The Frequency Separation Technique Chances are you have already learned what Frequency Separation (FS) technique is, as it became mainstream in the past few years. However, many FS technique users actually know very little theory behind it, thus have little control over its implementation. After we look at the slightly geeky results of my research (my sources at the end of this article), I would also like to share with you a few practical ways of its smart implementation with the help and advice from my friends: commercial photographer from Moscow, Aleksey Dovgulya (you may remember Aleksey from my Shooting With Mixed Studio Lighting article) and Toronto-based photographer & retoucher Michael Woloszynowicz. Frequency Separation technique is virtually a process of decomposing of the image data into spatial frequencies, so that we can edit image details in the different frequencies independently. But! Let’s first talk about this more accurate algorithm. 1a. 1b. 2. 3.

Illustrator full spectrum spirograph Prepare color palette First you'll need to do some preparation work. For this shape we need to create 36 color swatches going from bright yellow, to orange, red, purple, blue, green. Create the shape to duplicate Draw a circle using the Ellipse tool, holding down the Shift key. Select the circle at the center left point, hold down the Shift + Alt/Option key and drag/duplicate the circle. Select both circles, go to the Pathfinder palette and click the Intersect option. Adjust transparency value and mode Go to the Transparency palette and adjust the value of 100 to 25. Start rotating and duplicating the shape Select the Rotate Tool (R), hold down the Option/Alt key and click exactly on the most bottom anchor point of the shape. Transform again Now the fun part can begin. Keep repeating the steps until the spirograph is complete. Respect the creator and his work Being inspired by his work or his technique is fine, but do not steal or copy. Result of my experimentation Start with a simple square.

créer un trailer dynamique avec After Effects CS5 sur Tuto Dans ce tuto After Effects CS5 en vidéo, vous allez apprendre à créer une intro dynamique sans aucun plugin ! Voici les différents points que nous allons aborder ensemble dans ce tuto : Utilisation des modes de fusion et des cachesDonner une texture métallique à un texte ou un solideExpressions et liens de parentésPré-compositionsCorrection ColorimétriqueAnimation dans un espace 3DCréer des effets lumineux sans plug-in Les fichiers sources (textures, fonts, etc...) et le projet sont fournis avec cette formation After Effects. La bande son n'est pas fournie dans les éléments. Jetez un oeil à ces autres tuto After Effects CS5 Pour vous faire un avis, voici un extrait de quelques secondes. antoinechartier , Formateur Bonjour à tous ! Toutes les formations de Antoinechartier Témoignage des clients de antoinechartier Excellent formateur. Tuto très utile et permet de faire un point sur les plugins natifs d'after effects. Très Bon Formateur clair et précis très agréable à suivre. Votez pour ce tuto

Creating geometric patterns in Illustrator Create a cubical pattern background For this tutorial I'll first show you how you can create a cubical pattern background using Illustrator's so called Pattern Maker feature. So you need version CS6 or later for this tutorial. Then secondly I'll also show you how you can create a triangular pattern. Draw a hexagon Select the Polygon Tool which is located under the Rectangle Tool. Enter 100 px as radius value, and 6 as the amount of sides. Rotate by 30° from the center To transform this object into a cube, we need to rotate the hexagon by 30° so we have a point at the top in the center. Draw a vertical line Now we'll create dividing lines to split this object up into 6 triangles. Align Vertical & Horizontal Center Now select both objects and click both the Align Vertical Center and Align Horizontal Center aligning option from the Control bar at the top of your workspace. Copy Rotate line by -60° from the center Divide into triangle segments Apply color Make a pattern Now comes the fun part!

Adobe Illustrator May 06 2011 Today we’re going to show you a detailed step-by-step guide on how to create a glamorous portrait using a stock reference. The final result will be 100% vector; therefore will retain its scalable properties. This walk through is ideal for those an intermediate to advanced knowledge of Illustrator. Step 1 When I create my portraits I use a modified stock image as a reference. The stock I’m going to be using in this tutorial is from Jessica Truscott. The original stock image. Using the Lasso Tool (L) and the Move Tool (V), I’ve resized the majority of the image to give a more exaggerated image. Using the Brush Tool (B) I sketch and draw on the afro and hair band to give me an idea of what the overall composition may look like. Step 1: The manipulated stock image. Step 2 Open up Illustrator and a New Document (Ctrl + N) in with a Print document profile and Color Mode CMKY. Go to File > Place and locate the modified stock image. Create New Layer and rename it “BG”. Step 3 Step 4 Step 5

créez un effet de veille tv rétro avec After Effects CS5 sur Tuto Dans ce tuto After Effects CS5, vous allez apprendre à créer un effet rétro de vieille télé avec des plugins de base livrés avec After Effects, tel que les lunettes 3D Cet effet est utilisable aussi bien sur du texte que sur une composition , des images ou bien de la vidéo Jetez un oeil à ces autres tuto After Effects CS5 Pour vous faire un avis, voici un extrait de quelques secondes. Notes attribuées par les utilisateurs (2 votes) Note moyenne des utilisateurs Votez pour ce tuto Les avis / Questions des utilisateurs (3) Donnez votre avis ou posez une question au formateur. Vous souhaitez commenter ce tuto vidéo ? Time, Patience, & Practice are keys

Inspired Movie Poster in Photoshop Some common posters I keep seeing on Flickr are reinventions of movie posters, like the ones by Ibraheem Youssef, based on movies such as Scarface and The Big Lebowski. Most of the posters are very iconic in style, with some nice textures to simulate a vintage or minimalist look. Creating artwork inspired by movies is a good practice for creative thinking, and this is what we’ll try to do in this Photoshop tutorial, with the movie, Breakfast at Tiffany’s. Preview Tutorial Resources Textures: Elemental Grunge Texture Pack by Jerry Jones (ShadowHouse Creations) Step 1: Document Setup We will be using Photoshop for this tutorial, so go ahead and fire it up. Step 2: Creating the Silhouette Since we are creating a silhouette of a woman, do an image search (try Wikimedia Commons) for a full image of your desired subject. Place the photo on your canvas and resize it as needed (use Edit > Free Transform). Time to start drawing! Step 3: Convert the Silhouette into a Smart Object Tutorial Summary

explosion de texte avec After Effects CS5 sur Tuto Grâce à ce tuto After Effects vous allez vous familiariser avec l'effet "éclat" et réaliser des effets d'explosion de texte ou de textes qui éclatent. Jetez un oeil à ces autres tuto After Effects CS5 Pour vous faire un avis, voici un extrait de quelques secondes. MatthieuPujol , Formateur Ma passion des effets spéciaux remonte à mes 13 ans lorsque mes parents on achetés un appareil photo numérique. Toutes les formations de MatthieuPujol Témoignage des clients de MatthieuPujol j'aime beaucoup merci beaucoup à l'artiste pour ce tuto clair et précis. Très bonne formation AE très claire, très intéressante... Auteur proposant de nombreux tutos très accessibles aux "débutants" et très utiles. Des tutos simples, bien faits et bien expliqués Lire les autres témoignages D'autres tuto de MatthieuPujol Notes attribuées par les utilisateurs (7 votes) Note moyenne des utilisateurs Votez pour ce tuto Les avis / Questions des utilisateurs (9) Donnez votre avis ou posez une question au formateur.