Join Bert Monroy for an in-depth discussion in this video Shading the castle to match tones, part of Bert Monroy: Dreamscapes - Castle on the Mountain.
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…So, now what we need to do is to add a little more tonality to this.…Now, here's the finished castle and…if you get in close you see that the basically what I did is I created this…extra layer in here see, which is just a copy of this one that I moved over.…And I just copied some of this stuff on top and the bottom like I…did on the other side to get rid of that tree that was there before.…So, now I'm going to go in there and do some stuff to this.…I'm going to take that last year I created and just merge it down.…So I'll go in there and say Merge Down.…So it becomes part of that whole castle back there.…
Now, we look at the stone and we see that there are some shadows.…They're not very strong shadows, but there are some shadows.…And we see that the castle itself has a little shading right here on the side.…So what we're going to do is accent that shading a little more.…For one thing,…that wall is much too light back there since it's going into the area of shade.…And it's behind the rest of the structure, so it should be in a lot more shadow.…
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