《Photoshop CS4-以假乱真的照片拼贴》(How To Cheat In Photoshop CS4)
Provides on-the-job, do-it-now skills, techniques, and shortcuts to show you how to work faster to produce better results using Photoshop CS4. This book alongside the DVD is packed with hundreds of images, project files, and live tutorials to get a better understanding of the software.
Updated to make the most of Photoshop CS4, this practical handbook offers a variety of professional tips, tricks, and step-by-step workthroughs for creating a photorealistic montage; features complete tutorials in the fundamentals of Photoshop CS4; and includes a DVD that encompasses all the images from the book, as well as free high-resolution stock footage images. Original. (Intermediate)
"Brilliant illustrations, step-by-step instructions and packed full of tricks from one of the finest masters of them all" TOM ANG, WIDELY EXHIBITED PROFESSIONAL PHOTOGRAPHER TEACHER, EDITOR & AUTHOR"
Zip through the learning curve in a snap with the free DVD! Hundreds of new Photo Objects, companion project files, QuickTime movie tutorials, sample plugins, and more. When you're short on time with crunching deadlines, but theres no way you can sacrifice quality, this book/DVD comes to the rescue. Nobody knows more about how to work fast under pressure and still produce top-notch photographic images than hands-on graphic artist and journalist, Steve Caplin. Steve cuts through the grind with on-the-job, do-it-now skills, techniques, and shortcuts guaranteed to show you how to work faster, smarter, and better to produce the best work of your life.With a lifetime of practical experience in photo-montage Steve is the go-to person for professional designers, graphic artists, illustrators, photographic retouchers, and students of design media and illustration who want to create photorealistic effects using Photoshop. Updated for Photoshop CS4, this must-have resource is also backwards compatible - relevant to any version of Photoshop.'How to Cheat in Photoshop CS4' helps you "cheat in" (or take advantage of) Photoshop in two important ways. You learn how to make images look like photographs, when they're not so that you can create photographic work without a studio. And you find useful shortcuts to work more efficiently, economically, and with quick solutions to achieve the same superb results that come from long, complex operations that take forever. Whether you're working for print or the web, dip into this book and extract the info you need fast.Icons mark where Photoshop files or movie tutorials are available for you to open immediately to try for yourself. Crammed with gems that other books simply don't cover, this book/DVD excels in practical tips to turn the ordinary into the awe-inspiring, quickly. Don't miss how to create new artwork from scratch from starting points that aren't always obvious. This fully updated new edition shows you how to get the most out of Photoshop CS4, including the Quick Selection and Cloning tools, and more. Yet its backwards compatible with previous releases of Photoshop.The book's step-by-step tutorials alongside the DVD packed with hundreds of images, project files, and live tutorials show you how to: Create convincing smoke effects and make effective explosions the simple way; Take years off someones appearance; Turn a photograph of someone looking straight into the camera into a different perspective with the entire head (not just the eyes); Modify a statue so it looks like a living person or paint hair directly on any surface; Produce the perfect cutout in the shortest time with Photoshop CS4's new Quick Selection tool... and more.A host of time saving techniques and insider secrets teach you to work faster and more adeptly moving from the problem to the solution to get fantastic results! Steve Caplin is a graphic artist, author and journalist. This work includes extensive new material to show you how to take your Photoshop skills even further. The DVD includes all the brand new images from the book, 300 high resolution AbleStock images plus over 2 hours of QuickTime movies of the projects. Benefit from a professional illustrator's time saving tips and tricks!