Join Bert Monroy for an in-depth discussion in this video Applying finishing touches, part of Creating Dreamscapes in Photoshop: 1.
So now we are going to finalize this image and make it look like the way it should.…So I am going to go in here and add a little drama to this scene, so I am going to take…this building here, and I just selected it by clicking on it with my Move tool, set to…Auto Select, so it's selected that layer right there.…And let me go in there and apply some Levels to it.…I am going to in there and just take the dark tones and make them darker and the midtones…and make them darker just to add a little more drama to that building there.…All right, now I am going to do that to all of the other buildings as well, but we'll do them uniformly.…
First what I am going to do is I am going to select this particular building right there,…that building just way in the back there, and I am going to add a layer in front of it.…And this layer what I am going to do is I am going to add a couple of little tones in here.…Let me take away everything that I did to my brush before, and let's get in real close,…so we can see what's going to happen right in that area there, let's go right in here,…
- Creating alpha channels
- Isolating content with clipping groups and layer masks
- Turning a day sky into a night sky
- Compositing photos
- Creating tableaus
- Blending color and tone in combined images
- Painting in explosions
Skill Level Intermediate
The Making of Times Square: The Peoplewith Bert Monroy3h 18m Intermediate
The Making of Times Square: The Techniqueswith Bert Monroy4h 56m Intermediate
Creating Dreamscapes in Photoshop: 2with Bert Monroy3h 47m Intermediate
1. Understanding the Basics
2. Moonlit Night
3. Castle in the Sky
4. High Cliff
6. Secret Base
7. Crash Site
8. Ruins by the Sea
9. Castle on the Lake
10. War-Ravaged City
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