Join Steve Caplin for an in-depth discussion in this video Flipping the side of the building, part of Photoshop Artist in Action: Steve Caplin's Day for Night.
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We already have the front face of the building reflected in the road surface. …So let's turn our attention to the sides. We can select the side easily and can …create our reflection from it. So I'm going to use Lasso tool again to …start at the bottom corner of this wall. Go up to the top, in fact I'm going to go …all the way up to the top of the image, go across, and then down this side of the wall. …And there's our selection. We'll make a merged copy by choosing Edit …> Copy Merged, and then Paste. Once again, we can flip this vertically …to begin the transformation using Edit > Transform > Flip Vertical, and let's drag …it down into place. Now, when we're trying to work out how …far to drag it down, we can think the bottom of this wall is marked just at the …corner here. And so we can position our reflection in …the same place. We need to shear this slightly.…
So let's drag it up so we can see it. Hold Cmd on a Mac, Ctrl on a PC to grab …that handle. And we've now got the side going in the …
- Removing and replacing the sky
- Turning the scene into night
- Painting in a lamp
- Adding shadows
- Making it rain
- Creating a building's reflection
- Adding puddles and streams
Skill Level Intermediate
1. Replacing the Sky
2. Turning the Scene into Night
3. Adding the Street Lamp
4. Adding the Figure
5. Making It Rain
6. Creating the Building's Reflection
7. Adding Puddles and Streams
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