Join Bert Monroy for an in-depth discussion in this video Making a castle on an island, part of Bert Monroy: Dreamscapes Volume 1.
We need to add our little island with our castle on it.…So let's go see what we have.…I have some images back here, and there's a picture from one of my hiking trips, in fact.…There I am with my nephew Chris.…Now why am I using this shot? Right there. This is going to be a perfect island for what…we need, right there. I need to isolate these rocks.…Now I'm going to do it very quickly because I have an Alpha Channel for it, right there.…Now if you want to learn about the Alpha Channels just refer to the movie on how and why to…create Alpha Channels, and it will explain to you, but I'm just going to go ahead and…use my Alpha Channel, load it, and then I'm going to take that and drag it into my scene right here.…
Now I had the layer of water selected because that's the last layer I worked on from before,…so it automatically fell on top of that, which is where I want it.…So I'm going to take it, I'm going to put it down here, right there in the middle of…the water, right there, that's where my island is going to be.…
- Creating alpha channels
- Isolating content with clipping groups and layer masks
- Turning a day sky into a night sky
- Compositing photos
- Creating tableaus
- Blending color and tone in combined images
- Painting in explosions
Skill Level Intermediate
Bert Monroy: The Making of Times Square, The Peoplewith Bert Monroy3h 18m Intermediate
Bert Monroy: Dreamscapes Volume 2with Bert Monroy3h 47m Intermediate
1. Understanding the Basics
2. Moonlit Night
3. Castle in the Sky
4. High Cliff
6. Secret Base
7. Crash Site
8. Ruins by the Sea
9. Castle on the Lake
10. War-Ravaged City
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