Join Steve Caplin for an in-depth discussion in this video Placing the artwork, part of Photoshop CS5: Smart Objects.
We've prepared our art gallery by removing all the original images, and …adding a small drop shadow inside the frames. …Now, let's add some content to those frames. …The image we're going to work with is perhaps the most recognizable picture in …the world, Leonardo DavincI's The Mona Lisa. …And here it is. I'll use the Move tool to drag this into …our gallery where it appears as a regular layer. …Now, we're going to want to work with this as a Smart Object, so the first …thing we'll do is convert it to a Smart Object.…
And I'll do this by using the Popup that comes when we click on it in the Layers …panel convert the Smart Object. Now obviously, we want the picture to …appear behind the walls in the spaces we've cut out. …So, let's move this layer behind our Background layer, so it comes out behind …it there. And we can start to work with it. …We'll use Free Transform to make this smaller so we can fit it into this pane here.…
To add some perspective to it, we can hold Shift + Option + Cmd on a Mac, Shift …
- Editing Smart Objects
- Working with multiple layers
- Using Smart Filters
- Replacing contents
- Using multiple Smart Objects
- Creating flexible cover shots
- Complex distortion
- Working with Camera Raw
- Working with movies and Illustrator files
Skill Level Intermediate
Photoshop for Designers: Textureswith Nigel French4h 38m Intermediate
1. Introduction to Smart Objects
2. Smart Filters
3. Replacing Contents
4. Multiple Smart Objects
5. Flexible Cover Shots
6. Complex Distortion
7. Working with Camera Raw
8. Smart Objects in the Workflow
9. Taking Smart Objects Further
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