Photoshop Cs3 Photo Effects Cookbook
53 Easy-To-Follow Recipes for Digital Photographers, Designers, and Artists
Table of Contents
Ready to Cook p. 6 Introduction p. 8 CS3 Improvements p. 9 Making selections p. 11 Working with layers p. 12 Sharpening p. 14 Paths p. 16 Lighting Effects p. 17 Tonal and Color Effects p. 18 High-key and low-key effects p. 20 Psychedelic poster effect p. 22 Creative black and white p. 24 Selective coloring p. 26 Tone separations p. 28 Graphic Art Effects p. 29 Art Nouveau p. 32 Warhol screen-print p. 36 Watercolor p. 38 Oil painting p. 42 Pencil sketch p. 46 Pen-and-ink drawing p. 50 Woodcut and linocut p. 52 Lighting Effects p. 56 Adding rays of light p. 58 Simulating studio lighting p. 60 Creating a neon sign p. 64 Creating a star-filled sky p. 66 Adding fire and flames p. 70 Simulating candlelight p. 74 Stage lighting p. 78 Chiaroscuro p. 80 Natural World Effects p. 84 Summer to Autumn p. 86 Simulating rain p. 88 Adding water droplets p. 90 Adding rainbows p. 92 Simulating lightning p. 94 Creating snow p. 96 Adding reflections p. 98 Simulating sunsets p. 100 Day into night p. 102 Traditional Photographic Effects p. 106 Vintage Hollywood portrait p. 108 Sabattier and solarization p. 110 Adding film grain p. 112 Infrared photography effect p. 114 Cross-processing effect p. 116 Hand tinting p. 118 Duotones p. 120 Distortion Effects p. 122 Caricatures p. 124 Soft focus and selective depth of field p. 128 Movement and motion blur effects p. 132 Cloning with perspective p. 134 Creating panoramas p. 136 Adding tattoos p. 138 Texture Effects p. 140 Using texture overlays p. 142 Turning a figure to stone p. 146 Wood textures p. 152 Stone textures p. 154 Metal effect p. 156 Glass effect p. 158 Plastic effect p. 162 Presentation Effects p. 164 Frame effect p. 166 Vignette effects p. 168 Painterly borders p. 170 Out of the frame p. 172 Glossary p. 174 Index p. 175 Acknowledgments p. 176 Table of Contents provided by Blackwell. All Rights Reserved.
Audience: Tertiary; University or College
Number Of Pages: 176
Published: 1st November 2007
Dimensions (cm): 25.3 x 23.9 x 1.3
Weight (kg): 0.74
Edition Number: 2
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Whether you're just getting getting into Photoshop or have been using it for a while, you know that it's a many-faceted application that can be somewhat overwhelming to master. With 53 easy-to-follow recipes, "Photoshop CS3 Photo Effects Cookbook" shows you how to use Photoshop CS3 to simulate classic camera and darkroom techniques and special effects--without making you first learn Photoshop inside and out. The book covers: Using the improved Vanishing Point, Lens Blur, and Black & White filters Creating graphic art effects: posterization, watercolor, pen and ink Working with lighting effects: neon glows, lens flares, fire and flame effects Simulating natural phenomena: rain, snow, and lightning Adapting traditional techniques: film grain, contrast masks, hand-tinting, cross-processing Adding motion blurs and other special effects Assembling multi-layered images and photomontages
Packed with hundreds of full-color images, step-by-step instructions, and many practical tips, this book-and Adobe Photoshop CS3- are all you need to create professional graphic art effects from almost any image source.