Download 3D Motion Graphics for 2D Artists. Conquering the Third by Bill Byrne PDF

By Bill Byrne

Add 3D in your mograph skillset! For the skilled second artist, this lavishly illustrated, four colour booklet offers the necessities to development and compositing 3D parts into your 2nd global of movie and broadcast. innovations and strategies are offered in concise, step by step tutorials, enormous quantities of that are featured all through. Featured functions comprise Photoshop, Illustrator, After results, and Cinema 4D.

Lessons contain exploring the improved 3D performance of the Adobe artistic Suite purposes (After results, Photoshop, and Illustrator) via a sequence of useful tutorials. extra complicated classes then stick to, with tutorials and perception supplied in particularly geared classes for 2nd artists operating in Cinema 4D, 3ds Max, and ZBrush.

4-color presentation is extra superior by means of numerous sidebars, assistance, and "gotchas" to monitor for through-out the booklet. The DVD includes hours of venture documents with you can paintings alongside the tutorials within the book.

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Adjust the Light/Dark Balance until you have ­landscape-like shapes. Then click OK. Chapter 4 Photoshop 3D 49 50 Chapter 4 Photoshop 3D 4. ” To select all of our terrain, go to Select>Similar. Now you should have all of your fake land selected. 5. Choose Filters>Render>Clouds while you have your terrain selected. This will create the cloud effect inside your selection. 6. Go to the Channels tab. Click the New Channel icon to create a new Alpha Channel. Now apply Filters>Render>Clouds again, which will create something that looks like the above figure.

Then 3D>3D Mesh From Grayscale>Plane was applied. Now you’ll see, moving from left to right, that the plane rises according to grayscale level. Below you’ll see a more complex ­gradient and what happens. 10 As I am sure you are starting to see, there’s a lot of excellent potential for using 3D Mesh From Grayscale. 44 Chapter 4 Photoshop 3D Creating a 3D Flower Using 3D Mesh from Grayscale 1. Make a new Photoshop document. Use the NTSC DV preset under Film and Video. 2. Use the Fill Pixels mode in the options bar.

You should have something like the above image. 3. Open the Filter Gallery. Open the folder called Sketch. Apply Stamp. Adjust the Light/Dark Balance until you have ­landscape-like shapes. Then click OK. Chapter 4 Photoshop 3D 49 50 Chapter 4 Photoshop 3D 4. ” To select all of our terrain, go to Select>Similar. Now you should have all of your fake land selected. 5. Choose Filters>Render>Clouds while you have your terrain selected. This will create the cloud effect inside your selection. 6. Go to the Channels tab.

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