Join Chris Orwig for an in-depth discussion in this video An inspirational sneak peek into the layered file of a compositing guru, part of Photoshop for Photographers: Compositing.
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I'm incredibly excited about this movie because here we're going to take a look…at the workflow and the artistry that went into building that photograph of the…fiddler there on the top of the roof.…This is a photograph that was captured by one of today's leading photographers…and compositors, John Fulton.…You'll want to check out his work at johnfultonphotography.com.…And John, thanks a ton for your generosity in sharing this file with us.…And here we aren't necessarily going to learn any tips or techniques;…rather we are just going to appreciate how this image was built.…
So in this movie you will be more focused on inspiration, than it will be…necessarily on education.…Well for starters, you can see that we have the original image here and if I go…ahead and scroll through my layers, you can see that there are a ton of layers…that went into building this photograph.…So let's go ahead and take a look at some of these layers, so that we can see…how one of today's leading artists builds composites like this.…
- Combining facial expressions from two images
- Creating a better group portrait with Photomerge
- Removing a subject from the background
- Changing the scale of a subject
- Enhancing the color and tone of a composite image
- Masking together multiple exposures
- Filling in background gaps
- Correcting overexposure
- Replacing the sky in an image
- Creating reflections
- Building in shadows
Skill Level Intermediate
Photoshop CS5: Creative Compositingwith Chris Orwig4h 41m Intermediate
Photoshop for Photographers: Creative Effectswith Chris Orwig4h 57m Intermediate
Photoshop CS6 Essential Trainingwith Julieanne Kost10h 30m Beginner
1. Combining Expressions
2. Adding a Subject to a New Environment
3. Compositing to Improve Composition
4. Combining Exposures in Architectural Photography
5. Replacing the Sky in an Image
6. Showing Frame-by-Frame Action in Sports
7. Creating an Imaginative Scene
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