Photoshop for 3D Artists Vol 1: Enhance Your 3D Renders! Previz, Texturing and Post-Production

Photoshop for 3D Artists Vol 1: Enhance Your 3D Renders! Previz, Texturing and Post-Production

By: Andrzej Sykut (author)Paperback

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Photoshop for 3D Artists offers artists the chance to learn from some of the most talented and technically skilled individuals working in the 3D industry today. Featuring the likes of Andrzej Sykut, Fabio M. Ragonha, Zoltan Korcsok and Richard Tilbury, this book covers a variety of Photoshop tricks and techniques that will allow an artist to take an existing 3D model or render and turn it into a professional, top-class image. Compositing passes, adding particle effects, improving lighting and color adjustments are just a handful of the featured topics that help to make Photoshop for 3D Artists: Volume 1 a timeless resource for beginners and veterans alike.


Introduction Chapter One: Previsualization - Spaceship Concepts - Silhouettes - Photoshop Concepts - Creating Original Concepts Chapter Two: Texturing - Base Layers and Color Correction - Bump and Specular Maps - Dirt and Grime - Character Textures Chapter Three: Post-production - Render Passes - Retouching Final Renders - Lighting and Special Effects - Curves, Levels, Color Balance and Layer Styles - Creating Backgrounds Chapter Four: Effects for 3D - Underwater - Sparks and Glows - Sci-Fi - Fire, Heat Haze and Smoke Chapter Five: The Breakdown Gallery Chapter Six: 3D as a Painting Tool - Introduction to Google SketchUp - Alley Garage - Futuristic Center Chapter Seven: Complete Projects - Fantasy Scene - Concept - Fantasy Scene - Basica Modeling and Lighting - Fantasy Scene - Creating Textures from Photographs - Fantasy Scene - Adding the Sky and Scenery - Fantasy Scene - Post-production - Alchemist's Chamber - Texturing and Lighting in Photoshop

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780955153037
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 224
  • ID: 9780955153037
  • ISBN10: 0955153034

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