Become an expert in Photoshop. Learn how to create top-level special effects for eye-catching movie posters, album covers, book covers, brochures, mailing pieces, magazine covers, article illustrations, and a very wide range of print ads and Web site graphics. This 5 part DVD course can be used along with any version of Photoshop.
DVD 1 contents include:
*Movie Poster Design I
(Create a popular people montage seen on many movie posters).
* Poster Design II
(Take an ordinary house and turn it into a Sci-fi Movie Poster).
*Movie Poster Credits
(Tips and tricks on creating a real “Credit Block” for movie posters).
*Dark Faces (How I created my creepy Image that has been in Magazines and Ads).
* Breaking Apart (Create the illusion that a face is falling apart).
*Dream Scene Montage(Create an elephant with wings and place it into a futuristic world).
*Stone Portrait (Create a “Stone Bust” out of a portrait for a killer special effect).
*Surreal Images(Create a creamy foggy mist over water and rocks).
*Dream Skin (Create a fantasy woman with henna art and dream skin.)
* Special Effects (Learn how to create orbs, fireballs and jellyfish like creatures.)
DVD 2 contents include:
* Painting a Portrait(Digitally paint a portrait from a photographic reference).
*Swapping Faces(How to take the face from one photo and place it into a completely different one).
*Pop Art(Turn a Photograph into artwork that was popular in the mid 1950\'s).
*Applying Tattoos(How to apply henna and tattoos to skin).
*Masking Fur(Seamlessly remove the background from furry animals).
*Vanishing Point(What Vanishing Point is and how to edit images with perspective).
*Web Graphics(Learn how to create commonly used web graphics and screen shots).
*Shattered Type(Create the illusion that text is being shattered like glass).
*Flower Greeting Card(Use the vector tools in Photoshop to create an elegant looking Greeting Card).
*Creating DVD Covers(Mark shows you exactly how he created the Photoshop Top Secret DVD covers).
DVD 3 contents include:
*Flying out of Bounds(Create the classic "out of bounds" effect with a very cool masking trick).
*Reaching out of Bounds(Creating the illusion of arms and hands reaching out of a picture frame).
*Chocolate Milk Frog(How to make a frog covered in chocolate).
*Covered with Wax(Choose an object and cover it with melting wax).
*Grunge Look(Create a unique grunge background that can be used for almost anything).
*Square Fruit(Play with mother nature by changing the shape of fruit).
*Invisible Man(How to make a person vanish from their clothing).
*Metal Collage(How to create a Robot with pieces of a Photo and then place it into another world).
*Morphing Creatures(Morph animals and reptiles together to create interesting creatures).
*Using Layer Comps(How to create multiple layouts in one Photoshop file using Layer Comps).
DVD 4 contents include:
*Vector Art Portrait (Turn a Photograph into beautiful vector art).
*Dreamy Background (Create Sci-fi looking spiral backgrounds).
*Liquid Metal (The ultimate Liquid metal technique that can be applied to text and objects).
*Smoke(Create Psychedelic and Natural Smoke to incorporate into your artwork).
*Soap Bubbles(Use soap bubbles to add flair to your projects).
*Water Bubbles(Use these water bubbles to infuse imagination into your projects).
*Underwater Scene (Create an underwater illusion with just the tools in Photoshop).
*Swap Animal Skin(Take skin from one animal and place it over another).
*Stylized Character (Turn a sketch into colorful art).
*Masking Mastery(Special video that explains many masking techniques used by the pros).
DVD 5 contents include:
(Painting Fantasy Portraits in Photoshop)
Begin 2nd Eye
Mouth and Lips
Neck and Feathers
Base Highlights for Hair
Continue Hair Highlights
Starting the Headpiece
* All 5 DVDs contains lecture/resources files