Mapping the reflection onto the water


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Mapping the reflection onto the water

All right gang of mine. We got a moon, we got some water, we got the moon reflecting in the water in a highly unnatural way. So we are all set to go. We are going to ripplize that moon in the water so that it actually exactly matches the contours of the water. This is a very cool thing. I am working in this document called Moon & water.psd. If you want to join me the water is fine. And you also want to make sure that you have opened this image. But you don't really have to have it opened actually; I need to have it open, so I can show you something.

We are going to use this Fake Water. psd image and both of these images are found inside the 18_displace_maps folder and the thing I need to show you about this image, it's obviously an RGB image, which means that if we were to apply it as it is as the Displacement Map, then Photoshop would go ahead and interpret the Red Channel as the Horizontal Displacement and the Green Channel as the Vertical Displacement and the Blue channel...

Mapping the reflection onto the water
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Mapping the reflection onto the water provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop CS3 Channels & Masks: Advanced Techniques

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Design Photography
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Photoshop
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