Animal Painting in Photoshop PhotoshopCAFE Masterclass
Learn the art of painting an animal portrait from scratch
Learn from an award winning artist!
In these highly informative sessions, Patrick will teach you how to paint a photorealistic animal from scratch. You will learn the entire process, from working with reference photos, setting up the digital canvas, blocking in shapes, adding detail and finishing the painting. Watch how an experienced painter approaches a piece and learn the tips and tools used. Pick up many closely guarded secrets that would otherwise take years to figure out on your own.
This video follows the entire painting from a blank canvas, all the way through to the completed masterpiece. Patrick clearly explains exactly what he is doing and why. Watch an original piece of art unfold before your eyes and learn the techniques so you can apply them to any painting that you desire to create yourself. This training is in-depth enough for a budding painter to start learning, or for a more experienced enthusiast to learn some new tricks from a master painter.
This fast loading DVD ROM contains 3 hours, 17 minutes of high quality video instruction! The advanced interface allows the user to instantly jump to any of the lessons with complete control over the playback.
If you have been looking for some excellent instruction from a real artist, look no further. Watch the entire workflow and become equipped to create your own paintings
Session 1 : Reference Photo Selection and Prep
How to choose the best reference photos and optimize them for digital painting.
Session 3 – Composition
Figuring out what you want the painting to look like and using the Rule of Thirds.
Session 4 – Basic Brushwork and Keeping it Simple
The best painting brush that you already have and how to use it to create a background.
Session 6 – Workflow Tips, Tricks and Techniques
Shifting your perspective, and the transformation tools that save you time while painting
Session 9 – Continuing Painting in Low-Res (High Speed)
Building relationships and tightening up features
Session 12 – Painting in High-Resolution
How to increase size and resolution for better detailed painting.
Session 13 – Painting in High-Res (High Speed)
Hair and texture brush techniques for greater detail and realism.
Session 14 – A Larger Size and Greater Detail
Sizing for final print and using fine brushwork for that realistic look.