Join Deke McClelland for an in-depth discussion in this video Fusing Saturn and the rocket into a single path, part of Creating and Adapting a Logo.
- In this movie, we're gonna rotate our paths,…and then we're gonna fuse them all together…in order to create a single path outline…as you see here.…So that the rocket is truly a negative space…inside of the planet Saturn.…Alright, I'll go ahead and switch over…to my document in progress here…and the first thing thing we want to do…is duplicate the "base shapes" layer.…After all, we don't want to lose our original base shapes.…That would be a crime.…And to duplicate a layer,…you select it here inside the layers panel,…then go to the panel's flyout menu…and choose Duplicate "Base Shapes" in our case…in order to create a copy of that layer.…
Then turn off the original so you don't mess it up.…Now, go ahead and double-click in an empty portion…of the new layer to bring up the Layer Options dialog box.…Go ahead and call this guy, "fused art" let's say,…and change the color of the layer to Dark Green.…At least that's what I'm gonna do.…And then, go ahead and click OK.…Alright, now we want to rotate the shapes…so go ahead and select them all by pressing…
- Identifying the brand's objectives
- Sketching a design
- Drawing the artwork in Illustrator
- Selecting the perfect font for a logo
- Adding type
- Choosing and assigning spot colors
- Adding vector-based shading with gradients
- Using photographic details for a more photorealistic look
- Changing the orientation of a logo
Skill Level Intermediate
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Photoshop CC 2013 Essential Trainingwith Julieanne Kost14h 58m Beginner
1. Brainstorming and Development
2. Drawing the Art for Your Logo
3. Setting the Type
4. Assigning Spot Colors for Print
5. Adding Device-Independent Shading
6. Adding Some Photorealism
7. Changing the Orientation
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