Join Julieanne Kost for an in-depth discussion in this video Setting important preferences, part of The Art of Photoshop Compositing.
…Let's take a moment to look at some of the Photoshop preferences.…I want to make sure that throughout these demos, we're looking at the…same options, and that Photoshop behaves the same for all of us.…In addition, I want to point out some…options that will enable us to work smarter.…In order to access our preferences, I'll use…the Photoshop menu and then choose Preferences and General.…If you're on Windows, you'll want to go into the Edit menu, and then choose…Preferences and General.…The first two options that I want to make sure we have enabled is the ability to…Resize Image During Place and Always Create Smart Objects when Placing.…
By default, these should be turned on.…But if they've been turned off, please enable them…by checking on the little box to the left.…What this is going to enable us to do when we're creating our composites is…drag an image from Bridge onto an open document in Photoshop, and…have Photoshop automatically resize the image to the same size as our canvas.…In addition, once we place the image, Photoshop is…
- What makes a good composite?
- Refining your story
- Composing using the basic principles of design
- Customizing your Photoshop workspace
- Preparing elements from your source images
- Adjusting color, tone, balance, and perspective
- Mastering the Pen tool
- Unifying with texture, focus, leading lines, and structure
Skill Level Intermediate
1. Why Composite Images?
2. Customizing Photoshop for Compositing Images
3. Composite 1: Perception
4. Composite 2: Erosion
5. Working with the Pen Tool
6. Composite 3: Two Birds
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