Making a seamless pattern with Kaleidoscope


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Making a seamless pattern with Kaleidoscope

I've gone ahead and saved my utterly and completely ridiculous progress so far as Bendophibian.psd. I'm sure you'll want to open it at your earliest convenience because it's so good-looking. But I'll say one thing in defense of this image. It has wonderfully smooth transitions. So Pixel Bender offers something that the old school Distortion Filters do not. Those old school filters, they end up creating the single pixels that are just kind of orphan from the rest of the mix, where a Pixel Bender creates nice, smooth transitions. Sometimes they're a little bit stressed and overly smooth, but they are indeed smooth.

Now I'm going to show you the one filter we haven't seen so far that's great for creating seamless tile patterns, something that Photoshop has never excelled at. It had this thing called the Pattern Maker. It was an interesting filter, but its problem was that it was totally unpredictable. It really just wasn't what most people were looki...

Making a seamless pattern with Kaleidoscope
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Making a seamless pattern with Kaleidoscope provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop CS4 One-on-One: Mastery

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Design Photography
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