Creating a wood grain effect


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Creating a wood grain effect

In this exercise, we are going to create a more elaborate filter mask than anything we have come up with so far. It's going to be based on the contents of the image itself. And that turns out to require a little bit of finessing, as we'll see. I have gone ahead and saved this image as Colors balanced.psd found inside the 06_filter_masks folder. Now what I would like to do, and this is going to sound a little strange but it's going to look great, and you'll see it in just a moment. I want to render his flesh in a kind of woodgrain pattern and I also want him to bring in some of that texture into his collar and in his coat and so forth, and it's going to look like this right here.

The name of this image by the way is Excellent textures.psd found inside that same 06_filter_masks folder. And you can see that we have these interesting grain patterns that are going on right here throughout his flesh. And then we have texture that's not only inside of his flesh tones but a...

Creating a wood grain effect
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Creating a wood grain effect provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop Smart Objects

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Design Photography
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Photoshop
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