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Creation of textured object with lighting

Today the topic of our discussion will be a creation of textured object with lighting. A mere marble ball – to draw this by hand is harder then it seems. You should know how the light effects rounded objects.

So let’s begin.

CTRL+N – create new document.

Creation of textured object with lighting

Use a gradient on it background – black to white – Rounded.

Creation of textured object with lighting



Creation of textured object with lighting

Now another gradient to set the color – I chose this one (new layer).

Creation of textured object with lighting

Layer position and settings:

Creation of textured object with lighting

Now to the object, use the Ellipse Tool (U) – create perfect cycle holding the SHIFT key.

Creation of textured object with lighting

Now make the selection of the path (Alt – click on path in the PATH BOX – [Layer – Channels – PATH]), when the area is selected use a rounded gradient and fill the selection/path + copy the selection to a separate layer.

Creation of textured object with lighting



Creation of textured object with lighting 

When this operation is done make a round selection and transform it like this – it will be the lighten area.

Creation of textured object with lighting

Do further command:

Creation of textured object with lighting

and fill the selection with this kind of color – not completely white.

Creation of textured object with lighting



Creation of textured object with lighting

Then make another and smaller selection and do the same – transform and further it:

Creation of textured object with lighting



Creation of textured object with lighting



Creation of textured object with lighting 

Fill it with color – this will be light hot spot point.

Creation of textured object with lighting

Now make a copy of our object and use a texture on it.

Creation of textured object with lighting

I’m using Alien Skin Eye Candy 5 ? Plug-in for PhotoshopRECOMMEND!

Creation of textured object with lighting

done ! – now use liquefy filter to make the image more real.

Creation of textured object with lighting



Creation of textured object with lighting

Use BLOAT Tool (in the liquefy ) to bump the texture. Current layer position:

Creation of textured object with lighting 

Use some layer styles to LAYER 2:

Creation of textured object with lighting



Creation of textured object with lighting



Creation of textured object with lighting

Result:

Creation of textured object with lighting

Paint a little bit and singularize the light and bottom lighting. Use the brush soft as possible.

Creation of textured object with lighting



Creation of textured object with lighting 

And this is it some final touches.

Creation of textured object with lighting

The illustration is done!

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Enjoy and Share it with your friends!

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