Join Steve Caplin for an in-depth discussion in this video Adding the sign, part of Photoshop: Creating Perspective.
Let's add a sign to our truck. And we can make our own sign easily using …the Type tool in Photoshop. So, I'll begin by clicking in the Artwork. …Let's choose a foreground color for our sign to make it red, and we'll type the …word, Perspective (sound playing) and let's make it slightly bigger using FreeTransform. …Now, it's clear it's going to be hard to create our sign like this, because we're …looking at this complex background of the truck, the shadow and the street.…
So, let's make a backing for our sign. We'll make a new layer and call it Sign Back. …We'll trace this out with the rectangular Marquee tool and fill this with white. …Now, because we've said red is our foreground color, we want to keep that …red for the rest of our sign. White is currently our background color. …To fill any selection with the foreground color, we would use Alt+Delete on a PC, …Option+Delete on a Mac. To fill with a background color, we use …Ctrl+Delete on a PC or Cmd+Delete on a Mac, and there's our sign back.…
- Why is perspective important?
- Finding the vanishing point
- Using existing perspective to draw additional elements
- Correcting perspective
- Using the Vanishing Point filter
- Perspective cropping
Skill Level Intermediate
1. Why Is Perspective Important?
Composing the scene5m 22s
2. Opening Doors
3. Correcting Perspective
4. The Vanishing Point Filter
5. Perspective Cropping
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