Building density with brush settings


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Building density with brush settings

Okay, we are going to see how we can take an image like this and convert it into a brush. Now because this is something that's going to be very translucent, we can use this brush and paint with it, stamp with it multiple times to really build up a very textured and dense feeling to our artwork. So let's say the first thing we want to do is to make it Black & White. Then we are going to apply a Levels adjustment to it. Let's really crank up that contrast and now what I am going to do is I am going to return to my Background layer, come to my Select menu, Color Range, and then I will just come and sample the bright values, hold down Shift key and click on a few of them, make sure we have got good range of bright values there, that's going to be my brush when I do that.

Now I've already done that, so I am not going to do it, I have got one already saved, but that was how I did it. Now let's pop over to this document. This is nothing more than a simple Shape layer ...

Building density with brush settings
Video duration: 6m 45s 4h 38m Intermediate

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Building density with brush settings 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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