In this video, learn how to scan in your pencil sketches.
- [Instructor] Now the first thing we need to do … is get the illustration into the computer so we can open it … in Photoshop and to do that we're going to need a scanner. … You could also use a photocopy machine … if they want to scan and email it to you … or if you must, you can take a photo of it, … but you do run the risk of kind of tweaking or warping … the illustration a little bit … if you don't photograph it straight on. … This one is scanned in and there are a couple of things … you need to know about scanning … and the main thing is resolution. … You've got to scan in at 300 dpi … in order to have a good print quality … when you print at the end of this. … If you scan in at a low resolution, … your final output is going to look really crappy. … It's going to look all pixilated and raw. … So what we want to do is make sure you scan at 300 … and we do want to scan in full color … and I just want to show you quickly … what happens if you don't. … So let me close this. … This is just a plain old black circle that is in a file …
- Why render in Photoshop?
- Scanning artwork
- Using Dodge and Burn
- Using the drawing and painting tools in Photoshop
- Adding color to your images
- Working with scanned color illustrations
- Layout styles for fashion portfolios
- Working with color libraries
- Creating mood boards
Skill Level Beginner
Photoshop for Fashion: Warping Pattern Fillswith Robin Schneider2h 51m Intermediate
1. Basics You Need to Know
2. Working with Sketches
3. Working with Scanned Color Illustrations
Saving for print2m 15s
5. Creating Mood Boards
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