How to Apply Texture to an Uneven Surface in Photoshop


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Applying texture to an uneven surface

So here we're going to apply texture to an uneven surface. So I am going to try and make it look like she really is a cheetah woman rather than she has just had a cheetah texture laid on top of her and then a Blending mode applied. Let's take a look at the layers panel with the finished version and there is quite a lot going on here. So I am just going to switch over to the starting version and then tell you about all these things as and when we go along. I pulled off my layers panel so that we can have a bit of growing room with this.

Here is our starting point. We've got the background layer. On the background layer we have a Gradient Overlay. The Gradient Overlay is applying a vignette, darkening of the edges. On top of that we have the face and the face has a layer Mask applied to it, masking out the background. First thing we want to do is apply a Bevel and Emboss effect to this layer. So I am going to come down to my layer Effects>Bevel and Emboss and the type of Bevel E...

Applying texture to an uneven surface
Video duration: 10m 37s 4h 38m Intermediate

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Applying texture to an uneven surface provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Nigel French as part of the Photoshop for Designers: Textures

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Design
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Photoshop
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