If you want to create awesome paintings in Photoshop, you are going to need a great set of brushes and the know-how to use them. Join one of the entertainment Industry's leading experts, as Lee Kohse shows you how to create high quality brushes in Photoshop. Lee will also show you the settings that you need to make them work the best way. Then watch over Lee's shoulder as he paints a real project. Watch and learn as Lee redesigns the iconic "Voltron" in a Steampunk style. Starting with a shaded sketch, you will learn the secrets to painting with custom brushes to create natural and realistic texture and detail without that overly CG look. Lee includes over 100 custom brushes for your immediate use on this DVD.
This is your chance to sit down with one of the industry's leading experts and discover the secrets and digital workflow for the pros.
This is your chance to sit down with one of the industry’s leading experts and discover the secrets and digital workflow for the pros.
Watch as Lee paints a Steampunk Voltron.
Learn the techniques to get you started on a lifetime journey of digital painting
Understand how to paint in Photoshop
Creating custom brushes
Discover the workflow of the pros
Ideal for someone coming from a traditional art background
Learn to use the mixer brushes added in Photoshop CS5.
Learn how to block out color
Work with shadowing and highlight techniques
Blend and composite your final piece
Watch a real project, start to finish (Portions are sped up so you will see every brush stroke without going cross-eyed).
Now includes Full Screen Playback. And works on iPad,iPhone 4 (Earlier iPhones not supported) iTunes and Apple TV!
Learn how to make a brush
Create a brush that is used to create clouds and steam
How to save your brushes
Getting started with Voltron. Seting up the sketch and blocking out
Blocking out the basic details
Cleaning up the basic block out
Using images to make brushes and textures
Paint in the basic details, start to add depth
Lowlights add depth and are less "in your face" than highlights
Adding the depth, detail and basic glow to the sword
Adding the highlights to make metal look more shiny and adding detail
Painting the enviroment to create a setting
Painting the particle effects such as cloud and steam.
Now includes full screen playback