Join Steve Caplin for an in-depth discussion in this video Composing the scene, part of Creating Perspective with Photoshop.
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Not that we've created our horizon, what can we do with it? …Well the first thing we can do is to reveal all those people we hid in this …scene to see how close their outlines lines are to that horizon. …Let's turn them all back on again, and we can see actually they're miles away. …We position the people fairly high up in the scene, but in fact, the real horizon …is very much lower. So let's grab all these people in turn, …and move them down, so their eye-lines are now on that horizon.…
Except for this boy, who has to be moved up. …Now as we move them, you can see the position of their heads obviously …changes, so that they're on the horizon. But also, as we drag them up and down, the …position of their feet changes, on the pavement. …And you can see that with this boy, I've drawn a shadow that goes with this layer. …So as we move him down, his feet move forwards, so that he comes further …towards us. Because his feet are nearer to us in the …picture, and that is how we work with this horizon line.…
- 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 21s
2. Opening Doors
3. Correcting Perspective
4. The Vanishing Point Filter
5. Perspective Cropping
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