Creating Lightsaber Effects with Photoshop

Import your Photo Create a New Top Layer Use the Polygon tool to create lines along the angle of the saber, according to the angle and direction Zoom in as close as possible to create a rounded point with the + Polygon tool On the end by the Hilt, Zoom in close and slightly widen … Continue reading Creating Lightsaber Effects with Photoshop

Creating Realistic Shadows in Photoshop

Contact Shadows: Set your object on top of the ground Layer Select the Ground Layer Grab the Paint Brush, set it to about 25% Hardness & 35% Opacity (adjust as needed for object) Paint on the Ground layer, under the Object layer, so the edges of the brush are all that appear under the object … Continue reading Creating Realistic Shadows in Photoshop