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How It's Done!
Using Adobe Photoshop as an illustration tool has become a more frequently recognized art form. The following is a six part tutorial covering the wide range of techniques used in the process of creating the displayed piece, Neuromancer, through graphic design and illustration with Adobe Photoshop.
This series includes:
The use of stock photography in the make up of the overall design and proper file size in scaling and manipulation.
Naming Layers and Folders:
The practice of organizing and naming complicated files and folders for ease of use and time efficiency.
How to properly remove images from photos and seamless integration into background imagery.
Applying Blending Modes from the Layers Menu Palate to multiple layers to achieve artistic results.
How to hide specific elements within a photo or folder of images.
Note: In most cases key commands are applied while clicking with the mouse. It is assumed that viewers will have some basic computer knowledge. This is not an advanced tutorial nor a basic one, but somewhere in the middle ground of the learning curve...