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Outrageous 3D with Photoshop CS4 Extended
Corey Barker
with Corey Barker
We are going to dig into Photoshop's 3D features from a creative designer's perspective and create some outrageous eye-popping 3D graphics all right inside Photoshop CS4. While a b... READ MORE
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lessons: 21 Course Lessons
duration: 2hr, 52min
published: 2009
watched: 139 Member Views
Outrageous 3D with Photoshop CS4 Extended
with Corey Barker
We are going to dig into Photoshop's 3D features from a creative designer's perspective and create some outrageous eye-popping 3D graphics all right inside Photoshop CS4. While a basic understanding of 3D is helpful, you don't need to be a 3D expert to take full advantage of these features. So strap in, this is going to be one heck of a ride! BUY COURSE
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lesson 1: Intro To 3D (free course preview)

Corey introduces the course and talks about using the new 3D tools in Photoshop CS4 Extended

3min, 3sec
lesson 2: 3D Menu

Finding the 3D tools in Photoshop and going through the menu

7min, 1sec
lesson 3: 3D Tools

Looking at the various tools available under the 3D menu

6min, 36sec
lesson 4: 3D Axis Widget

Controlling the movement of your 3D objects along the X,Y, and Z axis

6min, 19sec
lesson 5: 3D Layers

Discovering how 3D Layers work

5min, 46sec
lesson 6: 3D Panel

The central control system for all of your 3D objects in Photoshop

5min, 20sec
lesson 7: Using 3rd Party Models

Importing 3D objects from other resources

6min, 1sec
lesson 8: 3D Reflections

Reflections are one of the basic elements of working with 3D objects

10min, 2sec
lesson 9: 3D Light Effects

3 different types of light you can add to a 3D object in Photoshop

11min, 28sec
lesson 10: 3D Shadow Effects

Use shadows to create interesting effects on multiple objects

10min, 10sec
lesson 11: Masking 3D Shapes

Similar to using a layer mask with a regular Photoshop layer

7min, 5sec
lesson 12: 3D Design Elements

Begin experimenting with techniques and new ways to use these 3D tools

13min, 10sec
lesson 13: Multi-Level Design

Taking several two-dimensional layers converting them into 3D objects

9min, 1sec
lesson 14: 3D Background FX

Creating cool 3D background elements

11min, 44sec
lesson 15: 3D Text Elements 1

Working with text in 3D inside of Photoshop Extended

5min, 48sec
lesson 16: 3D Text Elements 2

Using shapes and masks to create 3D text effects

6min, 36sec
lesson 17: Sculpting In 3D

Creating 3D objects based on the tonal range of a 2D image

11min, 58sec
lesson 18: 3D Design Exercise

A complete design exercise using the techniques covered in the course so far

11min, 36sec
lesson 19: Bonus: 3D Video and Animation 1

Working with animation and video and include some 3D effects in one project

15min, 7sec
lesson 20: Bonus: 3D Video and Animation 2

Building the 3D animation project

7min, 57sec
lesson 21: Conclusion

Hope you enjoyed the course and learned a lot

1min, 3sec
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Corey Barker is an education and curriculum developer for all things Photoshop. Over the years, Corey has worked as a graphic artist in a variety of disciplines such as illustration, commercial design, large format printing, motion graphics, web design, and photography. His expertise in Photoshop and Illustrator have earned him numerous awards including a recent induction into the Photoshop Hall of Fame.
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