20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

20 Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

According to Wikipedia.com
Digital painting is an emerging art form in which traditional painting techniques such as watercolor, oils, impasto, etc. are applied using digital tools by means of a computer, a digitizing tablet and stylus, and software. Traditional painting is painting with a physical medium as opposed to a more modern style like digital.

Digital Paintings is a new way of creating a vibrant and lively painting using new technologies like graphics tablet,adobe photoshop and many more.
Here are the 20 Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial that you would like to see.

1).Making of Superbad

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

My painting of Michael Cera, titled “SuperBad”, was actually created as part of a pitch for his new movie, Youth Revolt. The client wanted to persuade the studio to use an illustrated poster for this film, rather than the usual photographed one sheet.

2).Making of Funfair

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

I like my pictures to describe funny or strange situations, such as in my picture, ‘Funfair’. The idea of the funfair came about when I was sitting in the park on one of my lunch breaks. A friend and I were eating ice-cream when a small insect landed on hers.

3).Making of Fire Energy

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

I have this idea in my mind, to translate the fire energy to an image, and this came out, I didn’t do any sketch, for that I consider this a speed painting; (it took less than 2 hours to do).

4).Creating a Spider Harp

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

This picture represent a fantasy musician able to play harp on a spider web. I paint it as a personal piece, and it was a really big and fragile work.

5).Old style pin-up art

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

Painting pin-ups can be a whole lot of fun, no matter whether you go for the old-school vintage cheesecake kind of look or if you want to add a modernised twist to them.

6).Advanced Digital Painting

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

This is a fairly advanced tutorial–definitely more difficult than the clouds tutorial. It covers my whole painting process, from sketch to finishing touches, and can be applied to either Photoshop painting or oil painting.

7).Making of Equilibrium

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

I’ve always been fascinated by realism, and because of this it is really important to me that the base line-art sketch has got proper proportions. I usually use the old trick by putting a grid on top of a reference photo I’ve shot.

8).Paint Realistic Hands

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

Painting hands often causes serious trouble to both professional and amateur artists. The complexity of their build, especially in realism, puts them among the hardest parts of a human body to render properly.

9).Digital Painting Tutorial

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

I just used the paintbrush as mentionned clearly in the tutorial.

10).Bio Shock Digital Painting

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

In this walkthrough I explain how I used Photoshop and a Wacom Tablet to paint a character from the new videogame Bioshock for GamePro Magazine. This walkthrough gives you an overview on how to use textures in a digital painting.

11).The Making of Spanish Girl

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

This image was created as a request by my Grandmother; she wanted something for her dining room wall. I had plenty of things to choose from, but I thought it would be nice to paint something that she could identify with.

12).Red Assassin Digital Painting Tutorial

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

Author of this tutorial says, “Here’s how I do my painting. This is a work in progress so you’ll see the steps I do in creating a piece. Below is a quick sketch over a black background.”

13).How To Make A Digital Painting Of A Rose From Scratch

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

I’ll help you to create a digital painting of a rose from scratch. Beginning from a simple sketch, into the transformation of a beautiful rose.
We’ll use drawing and painting techniques using Photoshop.

14).Making of Lida

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

In this work, I want to interpret a new feeling of an old Chinese poem, and try to make it more fantasy ,sci-fi and surreal. So I start doing research…here is some I searched on Google.

15).Paint a Sexy Siren

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

This started off as a small doodle in Photoshop while I was working on something else. There was something about the mermaid scribble that I liked, so I saved it for possible future development.

16).Making of Bronze Dragon

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

In this tutorial we are going to color a dragon portrait. Like I always said, it’s impossible to make a good painting without a good sketch, that’s why if your drawing is not as strong as you’d like, you should go ahead and buy a sketchbook before taking up photoshop or tablet or any other stuff like that.

17).Making of The Lady Bird

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

For this painting I did first the rough on a sketchbook and then I used exclusively Photoshop. I tried to pull together a few stages of my working progress here.

18).Making of ‘Aretha Franklin’

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

These are the steps I took while painting my recent caricature, ‘Aretha Franklin’. The sketch was drawn in Photoshop (Fig.00), using a small round brush. For the painting I used Photoshop CS and a Wacom Cintiq;

19).How To Create Realistic Cat Fur

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

In this tutorial I will show you how to create realistic cat fur.
It takes some patience to get to the desired result, but eventually you’ll end up with a super cute, furry kitten!
This tutorial is written for beginners.

20).How to Make a Beautiful Spring Butterfly Scenery

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

20+Must See Professional Digital Painting Tutorial

In this tutorial I will show you the steps I have used for making the Butterfly in the spring image.
The main tool we will be using is the soft round brush. All the effect are made by changing the brush size and opacity ,also we will be using lots of layers.

15 Signature Tutorials using Photoshop for Best Practice

15 Signature Tutorials using Photoshop for Best Practice

This is the best photoshop signature tutorials for a beginner to intermediate. It will teach you the concept of making signatures using photoshop. You will learn lots of technique and how to do it fast and easy.
Just follow all the tutorial and show your siggy thru my comment box below. 🙂
Goodluck Guys!. Share it!

If you wish to submit something from outside this blog, reply with the link and I will add it to the list. If it is a tutorial or resource you have.

Here are the 15 Signature Tutorials using Photoshop for Best Practice that you should see!

1).Vector Style Sig Tutorial

15 Signature Tutorials using Photoshop for Best Practice

15 Signature Tutorials using Photoshop for Best Practice

2).Hot Smudge Signature Tutorial

Time to combine the 2 most interesting things in life, hot women and photoshop

15 Signature Tutorials using Photoshop for Best Practice

15 Signature Tutorials using Photoshop for Best Practice

3).Clipping Mask Tutorial

This tutorial is split into two parts. The first part will teach you how to successfully create a clipping mask. The second part focuses on how to create the following signature

15 Signature Tutorials using Photoshop for Best Practice

15 Signature Tutorials using Photoshop for Best Practice

4).Fire Effect Signature

In this signature tutorial you will learn how to create the following signature. This is a beginner tutorial, so when you are just starting out with photoshop and keep getting stuck when you try to follow more advanced tutorials, this tutorial is for you!

15 Signature Tutorials using Photoshop for Best Practice

15 Signature Tutorials using Photoshop for Best Practice

5).Awaiting Glory Tutorial

15 Signature Tutorials using Photoshop for Best Practice

15 Signature Tutorials using Photoshop for Best Practice

6).lil kim brush and smudge

Learn how to create an amazing looking background using smudging, brushing and some cool polka dots!

15 Signature Tutorials using Photoshop for Best Practice

15 Signature Tutorials using Photoshop for Best Practice

7).Default Jessica Alba Signature

To follow this tutorial you will only need the default things that come with photoshop, no need to download brushes, or anything else.

15 Signature Tutorials using Photoshop for Best Practice

15 Signature Tutorials using Photoshop for Best Practice

8).Grunge Beginner Tutorial

In this tutorial Bluefire will teach you step by step how to make a nice grunge looking killzone signature using brushes and smudging.

15 Signature Tutorials using Photoshop for Best Practice

15 Signature Tutorials using Photoshop for Best Practice

9).Stock manipulation tutorial

In this first part of this tutorial you will learn how to manipulate a stock colorwise, in the second part we will use this stock to create a great looking signature using many nice techniques!

15 Signature Tutorials using Photoshop for Best Practice

15 Signature Tutorials using Photoshop for Best Practice

10).Basic signature tutorial

15 Signature Tutorials using Photoshop for Best Practice

15 Signature Tutorials using Photoshop for Best Practice

11).Space signature tutorial

15 Signature Tutorials using Photoshop for Best Practice

15 Signature Tutorials using Photoshop for Best Practice

12).SoSik’s Halo Tutorial

15 Signature Tutorials using Photoshop for Best Practice

15 Signature Tutorials using Photoshop for Best Practice

13).Samus Signature Tutorial

15 Signature Tutorials using Photoshop for Best Practice

15 Signature Tutorials using Photoshop for Best Practice

14).Beats Ultimate Tutorial

15 Signature Tutorials using Photoshop for Best Practice

15 Signature Tutorials using Photoshop for Best Practice

15).Mewtwo Tag Tutorial

15 Signature Tutorials using Photoshop for Best Practice

15 Signature Tutorials using Photoshop for Best Practice

How to Create Leaf Text Effects in Photoshop CS5 by iapdesign

How to Create Leaf Text Effects in Photoshop CS5 by iapdesign

It’s almost a month that I never post any tutorial because I’m busy with my current job as a web developerJ. But I hope you’re still visiting my iapdesign photoshop tutorial blog.

So for today I’ll be posting my tutorial that I made just today, this Photoshop Tutorial is very easy to do and will just take less than an hour to create. My tutorial for today is creating a leaf text effects with the in adobe photoshop cs5.

FINAL RESULT: How to Create Leaf Text Effects in Photoshop CS5 by iapdesign

How to Create Leaf Text Effects in Photoshop CS5 by iapdesign

How to Create Leaf Text Effects in Photoshop CS5 by iapdesign

SPECIAL REQUIREMENT:

–          YOU JUST NEED TO FOCUS :).

–          JUST FOLLOW ALL THE STEPS AND YOU CAN CREATE YOUR CUSTOMIZE TEXT EFFECTS.

–          HAVE FUN!

 

STEP 1

1.       Create a new document, click the small icon below for creating a new layer and named it “BG”.

 

How to Create Leaf Text Effects in Photoshop CS5 by iapdesign

How to Create Leaf Text Effects in Photoshop CS5 by iapdesign

How to Create Leaf Text Effects in Photoshop CS5 by iapdesign

How to Create Leaf Text Effects in Photoshop CS5 by iapdesign

Apply now a Gradient Tool (by pressing G on your keyboard).  Setup your gradient tool like the image below.

 

How to Create Leaf Text Effects in Photoshop CS5 by iapdesign

How to Create Leaf Text Effects in Photoshop CS5 by iapdesign

STEP 2

2.       Create your text now, for this tutorial I will use “IAPDESIGN”, to access your Text Tool (press T in your keyboard), for the color of your text used #74af10.

 

 

How to Create Leaf Text Effects in Photoshop CS5 by iapdesign

How to Create Leaf Text Effects in Photoshop CS5 by iapdesign

STEP 3

3.       So let’s apply some effects in your text using the blending options, Make sure your IAPDESIGN text layer is selected. Click the small icon fx it will show a pop up box and select the Inner Shadow. You can used any variation/ settings you want.

Inner Shadow Settings

Blend Mode: Multiply

Opacity: 14

Distance: 5

Size: 5

Contour: Saw Tooth 1

 

How to Create Leaf Text Effects in Photoshop CS5 by iapdesign

How to Create Leaf Text Effects in Photoshop CS5 by iapdesign

STEP 4

4.       Alright let’s move on now for the creations of real leaf from scratch that we are going to incorporate in our text effect. Stay focus and have funJ.

 

We are going to used now the Pen Tool (press P in your keyboard).  When you already select your pen tool click the Shape Layers in the upper part of your toolbar.

 

 

How to Create Leaf Text Effects in Photoshop CS5 by iapdesign

How to Create Leaf Text Effects in Photoshop CS5 by iapdesign

And start creating your leaf set the color of the leaf #74af10. see the image below!

 

 

 

How to Create Leaf Text Effects in Photoshop CS5 by iapdesign

How to Create Leaf Text Effects in Photoshop CS5 by iapdesign

After you’re done in your leaf, let’s apply some gradient overlay. Click the fx icon again and select the Gradient Overlay and setup your color settings from left to right accordingly.  In the left side of the image set the color: #669f04 and for the right side of the image color: #92e701.

 

 

How to Create Leaf Text Effects in Photoshop CS5 by iapdesign

How to Create Leaf Text Effects in Photoshop CS5 by iapdesign

After the Gradient Overlay, let’s move in the Bevel and Emboss effects. The settings for this are the following.

Bevel and Emboss Settings:

Structure

Style: Inner Bevel

Technique: Smooth

Depth: 317

Size: 5

 

Shading

Highlight Mode: Screen

Opacity: 17

Shadow Mode:  Multiply

Opacity: 7

 

How to Create Leaf Text Effects in Photoshop CS5 by iapdesign

How to Create Leaf Text Effects in Photoshop CS5 by iapdesign

STEP 5

5.       After applying some effects in your base leave, let’s start now adding some details to make it real leaf. Use your Pen Tool (P) to create a small vine in your leaf.

 

How to Create Leaf Text Effects in Photoshop CS5 by iapdesign

How to Create Leaf Text Effects in Photoshop CS5 by iapdesign

Add some effects again using the gradient overlay by clicking the fx icon.

 

 

How to Create Leaf Text Effects in Photoshop CS5 by iapdesign

How to Create Leaf Text Effects in Photoshop CS5 by iapdesign

Repeat the process in STEP 5 until you get something like this, see the image below.

I hope you follow all the steps in creating the leaf.  We are almost done my friend, the next step is incorporating this leaf to our Text “IAPDESIGN” that we create a while ago.

 

 

How to Create Leaf Text Effects in Photoshop CS5 by iapdesign

How to Create Leaf Text Effects in Photoshop CS5 by iapdesign

STEP 6

6.       Make sure that you put the entire layer in a separate group folder.

( If you don’t know how to do that then try to click all the layers let say all layers for your leaf, after you select all the leaf layers in your keyboard press (CTRL+G) and name it as you like).

 

After you do that, let’s try to place your leaf in our text. See the image below. You can resize it depends on your text and how big/small your leaf is.

 

 

How to Create Leaf Text Effects in Photoshop CS5 by iapdesign

How to Create Leaf Text Effects in Photoshop CS5 by iapdesign

Just repeat all the process in STEP 6 after your done your text should look most likely with my image below.

 

 

 

How to Create Leaf Text Effects in Photoshop CS5 by iapdesign

How to Create Leaf Text Effects in Photoshop CS5 by iapdesign

STEP 7

7.        To add some effects I will add some reflection in my Leaf Text Effects. I Group all the layers and merge it. After I merged the entire layers. I add vector mask on it and add some gradient effects.

Voila, It’s done. SHARE IT GUYS..  Just Comment below if you have questions.

 

FINAL RESULT

How to Create Leaf Text Effects in Photoshop CS5 by iapdesign