Photoshop CS2 Gone Wild

Photoshop CS2 Gone Wild

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Travel to a side of Photoshop CS2 you may never have seen before! Here are nearly 50 ways out, advanced effects, colorfully illustrated step by step to show you exactly how to work the magic. Learn to handle some of Photoshop's trickiest commands, including Knockout, Blend If, and Clipping Masks. Create glass text, submerge a city under water, create mythical creatures, cross breed your favorite fruits and that's just for starters. If you have experience using Photoshop, you'll love what you see on this side. Wild! This book helps you to: unlock the mysteries of Photoshop's new Vanishing Point filter and Smart Objects; learn non destructive editing and compositing methods; experiment with aging effects, transform a photo into a woodcut, or multiply an image in different colors; build your dream body without diet or exercise, and turn your friend into a superhero; and create cool reflections and multiple exposures, or recreate a portrait using text patterns.show more

Product details

  • CD-ROM | 400 pages
  • 202 x 250 x 26mm | 1,279.14g
  • John Wiley & Sons Inc
  • Hungry Minds Inc,U.S.
  • Foster City, United States
  • English
  • col. ill
  • 0764598139
  • 9780764598135
  • 2,209,576

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" the techniques you'll learn within the steps will transfer to other tasks and will ultimately make you a better imageer." (Advanced Photoshop, October 2006)show more

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Travel to a side of Photoshop CS2 you may never have seen before! Here are nearly 50 wild, way-out effects, colorfully illustrated step by step to show you exactly how to work the magic. Learn to handle some of Photoshop's trickiest commands, including Knockout, Blend-If, and Clipping Masks. Create glass text, submerge a city under water, create mythical creatures, cross-breed your favorite fruits -- and that's just for starters. You'll love what you see on this side. Wild!Unlock the mysteries of Photoshop's new Vanishing Point filter and Smart ObjectsLearn non-destructive editing and compositing methodsExperiment with aging effects, transform a photo into a woodcut, or multiply an image in different colorsBuild your dream body without diet or exercise, and turn your friend into a superheroCreate cool reflections and multiple exposures, or recreate a portrait using text patternsshow more

About Sherry London

Sherry London is a graphic designer, fiber artist, teacher, and author of a number of books on Photoshop, Illustrator, and Painter including Photoshop 7 Magic (with Rhoda Grossman), Photoshop Textures Magic, and Photoshop Special FX How To. Her Photoshop designed fiber art has been featured in Fiber Arts magazine and exhibited at juried Embroiderer's Guild of America Fiber Forum group shows nationwide. Sherry is the owner of London Computing: PhotoFX, a digital art studio. She has taught for the prestigious Thunder Lizard Photoshop Conference and the Professional Photographer's of America seminars. She currently teaches a number of Photoshop courses via the Internet through colleges and universities worldwide. To find a college or university near you, go to Education To Go's website at www.ed2go.com. Sherry writes for a number of magazines. Her articles and reviews have appeared in MacWeek, MacUser, MacWorld, Computer Artist, Electronic Publishing, Desktop Publishing, and Pre magazines. She currently writes the QuickTips column for Photoshop Users magazine as well as feature articles and reviews for both Photoshop User and Mac Design (now Layers magazine). Sherry's web site is www.sherrylondon.com.show more

Table of contents

About the Author. Preface. Acknowledgments. One: Metallics. Chromicity. Heavy Metal. Metal with Style. Flaming Metal. Burnished. Two: Patterns 'n' Pieces. Outline/Inline. The Highway. Through the Styled Glass. Tessellations. Repeat That Again, Sam. Three: People. Strange Perspective. Model Material. Warhol Coloring. Standout. Totem Pole. Four: Places. Woodcut. Intense Focus. Panning. Window Shopping. Atlantis Found. Five: Faces. Be a Clown. Diffuse Glow Duotone. Recursion. Zebra Woman. Black and White and Purple all Over. Letterformed. The Stages of Life. Six: Groups. Steppin' Out. Photo Merge. The '70s Rock Revival. Superhero Sam. Seven: Animal Farm. Rhino Woman. Meow Mix. A Wolf in Sheep's Clothing. All Dressed Up. Eight: Plant Life. Scrimshaw. Hidden in Plain Sight. Living Tree. Nine: Paranormal. Jekyll & Hyde. It Came From Outer Space. Winged Lady. Ten: Playing with Your Food. Gingerbread Makeover. Neon Bright. Melon Surprise. Index.show more

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