How to Create a Landscape Matte Painting in Adobe Photoshop

What You'll Be CreatingIn this tutorial we are going to learn how to create visual development concepts for animation using matte-painting techniques.ResearchThe best thing you can do while starting your new piece is research. This first step is vital and will pay off once you start creating your image. Mood research is what I personally focus on, as it gives me ideas in my mind before I begin my actual piece. For this particular piece, I wanted to focus on a relaxing ambient mood. I love sunsets and sunrises as I have the pleasure of witnessing both from my (Read more...)