In this video, create a file for a new digital painting and look at the different brushed that you are going to use for your digital painting.
- [Instructor] Our next illustration project … is the creation of a digital painting … and as always, our first step … is to create a new file in Photoshop. … And we're going to use the dimensions … that have turned out to work nicely … in this environment here, … so 2,400 by 1,600 pixels. … And this fits very neatly into the space … that is available here to us. … So, let's spread it out a little bit … and let's zoom in. … Now we want to have a look at the brushes … that I'm going to use. … And I have expanded my brush palette here … so that four brushes fit into one row … and that is my intention … because all of my painting brushes come … in four versions. … So, let's quickly have a look here … at the first painting brush in the Rounds category. … The first version of the brush … is always the basic version … that simply applies the color … that is currently chosen as the foreground color. … Then there's a second version … with this little H here … which stands for hue jitter. … What you will see if you use these brushes …
- Setting up a digital canvas
- Using palettes
- Selecting color using the Eyedropper
- Fine-tuning pressure of tablet pens
- Adding a Quick Mask
- Trying different Blending modes
- Using the Smudge, Blur, and Sharpen tools
- Using the Mixer brush
- Dodging and burning
- Selective saturation using the Sponge tool
- Using the Clone Stamp tool
- Transforming selections
- Color adjustments
- Changing layer opacity
- Adding shadows and highlights
- Painting a foreground, midground, and background
Skill Level Beginner
1. Setting the Digital Canvas
2. Control of the Digital Screen
3. Tools for Choosing Color
4. Settings for the Brush Tool
5. Additional Tools for Applying Color
6. Supporting Tools
7. Manipulating Color
8. Organizing the Digital Canvas
9. Digital Drawing
10. Colored, Digital Drawing
11. Digital Painting
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